decarbonize

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Synonyms for decarbonize

remove carbon from (an engine)

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TVU and its partners believe that decarbonising industrial emissions is every bit as important as reducing emissions from power generation.
And the Treasury is understood to have demanded cuts of 25% in subsidies for onshore windpower in a tussle between Mr Osborne and Liberal Democrat Energy Secretary Ed Davey, which ended last month with a 10% cut but question marks hanging over the 2030 target for decarbonising the economy.
These policies would start the process of decarbonising the economy, but on their own they are not enough.
While the plan stands alone as the only technical blueprint for completely decarbonising the domestic energy sector, it is a work in progress.
Governments are pushing ahead with decarbonising their economies and businesses are responding by producing more low carbon goods and services.
Stop Climate Chaos Cymru lobbyist Julian Rosser said: "We call on Gordon Brown to make Copenhagen count by committing rich countries to reduce their emissions by at least 40% in the next 10 years, finally putting the right sort of money on the table to help poor countries, and urgently starting the process of decarbonising energy supply.
There has been plenty of talk recently about the Government's plans for decarbonising our power sector and its efforts to stimulate the green economy.
So not only is wind energy decarbonising our electricity generation, it isn't costing any more than any other source of electricity to do so.
Britain will reduce its carbon emissions with new technologies to carbonise power stations and decarbonising industry as well.
Brett Askew, the NFU's farmer expert on biofuels and Crop Board chairman for the North East of England, said: "Legislators have clearly been bullied into this U-turn by a series of environmental and social pressure groups that, until recently, stood shoulder to shoulder with industry and praised the potential contribution of biofuels in decarbonising the transport sector.
Mr Davey told the Commons that affordable new nuclear would play a "crucial role'' in ensuring secure, diverse supplies of energy in the UK and decarbonising the electricity sector and the economy.
But the entire Government is working within the parameters of the carbon budget, which sets the pace for decarbonising our economy, and there is no-one in Government who wants to depart from that.
The initiative, which is now entering a new phase of research, provides a clear policy framework for rapidly decarbonising the UK.
Whether we like it or not, wind power is a key component of the Government's plans for decarbonising our power sector and securing our energy supply for the next decade and beyond.