Energy Policies

  • Energy Policies and Unintended Outcomes: Navigating the Global Landscape

    Introduction The intricate dance of government regulation within the energy market often plays out behind the scenes, hidden from the average consumer’s view. But the impact of these decisions can reverberate far and wide, influencing global climate trends, economic growth, and geopolitical stability. Here’s an exploration of how governments, with the best of intentions, can sometimes miss the mark and the ripple effects that follow. 1. A Global Initiative: The IMO’s Challenge The International Maritime Organization (IMO), in a bid to combat the environmental hazards of sulphur emissions, drastically reduced…

    August 16, 2023