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Clean Growth Fund, UCL Technology Fund & Cambridge Enterprise lead investment into Carbon Re to cut emissions from industry by Gigatonnes

October 2021

Today, 20 October 2021, we are proud to announce that the Clean Growth Fund, UCL Technology Fund and Cambridge Enterprise have co-lead a £1m investment into Carbon Re. This first funding round will accelerate development of our AI technology to help the global cement industry and other energy intensive industries reach net zero targets.

Carbon Re Press Release

Join the Carbon Revolution

September 2021

Carbon Re in one minute. 

Youthstrike4climate outside Parliament Square, London. Image courtesy of Oliver Cole via Shutterstock.

How we can avoid potholes on the road to net zero?

September 2021

Tech-startups with a focus on climate tech based in London attracted nearly £1bn in VC backing last year.

In this article by  from The Org, Sherif Elsayed-Ali shares his insights on why he believes that no major corporation will be profitable if it’s not a climate-first company

https://theorg.com/insights/investors-are-rushing-to-fund-a-greener-future-in-britain

How we can avoid potholes on the road to net zero?

July 2021

Daniel Summerbell discussed how the cement industry can proactively adapt to better meet the challenges posed by the switch to renewables and the needs of Carbon Capture and Storage in his talk on ‘Intermittent Renewables and Fussy CCS: how we can avoid potholes on the road to net zero’ on 15 July. See here (26 minutes in) for the full recording of Dan’s presentation on the Global Cement Live platform (it’s really interesting, we recommend it!)
 

Decarbonizing Cement – E56

July 2021

Sherif Elsayed-Ali, discussed cement supply chains, their carbon emissions, fuel efficiency, scaling of alternative fuels, and the drivers for users and investors to cut carbon emissions in this latest podcast from Carbotnic.

https://carbotnic.com/carbonre

Will technology save us from climate change?

June 2021

Did you know that if whale populations returned to pre-whaling numbers (4–5 million), it would enable the removal of 1.7 Gigaton of CO2 every year? Or that direct air capture could require 300 exajoules of energy a year by 2100, more than half of global demand today? Our CEO & Co-founder, Sherif Elsayed-Ali shares his thoughts.

https://carbonre.medium.com/will-technology-save-us-from-climate-change-5f83ad24de49

Green Intelligence - AI could boost efforts to fight climate change

May 2021

How can AI boost efforts to fight climate change? Read this analysis by
The Economist featuring Carbon Re, in which our co-founder and CEO, Sherif Elsayed-Ali highlights that “You don’t have to choose between sustainability and profit.

https://eiuperspectives.economist.com/sustainability/green-intelligence-ai-could-boost-efforts-fight-climate-change

Global Cement Magazine

May 2021

Carbon Re was profiled in an interview for the May issue of Global Cement Magazine. Our CEO, Sherif Elsayed-Ali, and SVP Solutions, Daniel Summerbell discuss the fuel-efficiency potential in cement production and how our software helps operators cut through the noise to prioritise process changes for cost and emissions reduction.

You can download the full issue and sign up for future issues of Global Cement Magazine here.

https://www.globalcement.com/magazine/back-issues/may-2021

Green Finance: High Hopes for COP26

January 2021

We need to transition the whole economy to meet the challenges of climate change, and GreenFinance is central to these aspirations. In this article, James Whyte highlights the role of COP26 in driving a step change in financial markets in order to support our global climate goals.

https://carbonre.medium.com/green-finance-high-hopes-for-cop26-782a0ea2b33f

2020: Climate Pledges and the Road to Net Zero

December 2020

While public attention is only slowly turning to a post-pandemic future, the foundations of a green recovery have developed substantially over the last twelve months. Here we reflect on this significant shift toward Net Zero Pledges in 2020.

https://carbonre.medium.com/2020-climate-pledges-and-the-road-to-net-zero-61dc0f94a40d

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