Certainly, people at Airbus say they need to decarbonize, and research on battery technology for electric planes has been disappointing.—Ned Potter
Examples of decarbonize in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebEmissions: Fan Travel Is The Leading Issue In terms of energy use, a panel on diesel fuel noted that the quickest way to decarbonize the music industry would be to remove diesel generators from event sites.—Katie Bain, Billboard, 9 Feb. 2024 The International Energy Agency, which outlined what many experts say is the world’s most realistic plan to decarbonize, sees a need to more than double nuclear energy by 2050.—Angela Dewan, CNN, 1 Feb. 2024 Newsom is expected to visit the region and sign an agreement with local officials about decarbonizing industry and promoting clean energy.—Hayley Smith, Los Angeles Times, 18 Oct. 2023 The law is already helping to decarbonize the industry, but now, real estate interests are lobbying hard to weaken it.—Liza Featherstone, The New Republic, 4 Oct. 2023 Related article Germany quits nuclear power, closing its final three plants
Most countries are trying to rapidly decarbonize their energy systems to address the climate crisis.—Angela Dewan, CNN, 1 Feb. 2024 But deploying the technology needs to be done in tandem with decarbonizing the economy.—Tribune News Service, Hartford Courant, 14 Jan. 2024 The world is already steadily decarbonizing its electricity.—Hannah Ritchie, WIRED, 17 Jan. 2024 Find an equitable way through the industrial transformation needed to decarbonize the global economy and resulting from Fourth Industrial Revolution technology.—Bybørge Brende, Fortune, 15 Jan. 2024 See More
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