Renewable Energy Glossary
Net Zero Carbon
Please see “Carbon Neutral“
Net-Zero Emissions means that carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions are reduced 100%, to zero, although some can be allowed if compensatory carbon negative processes are introduced, for example, air capture of carbon dioxide.” (PhysicsWorld, Oct 2018)
Fuels which were not formed by the process whereby prehistoric plants & animals died and were gradually buried by layers of rock.
This category of fuels includes renewables like solar, wind, biomass, wave energy, and nuclear energy. (US Energy Information Administration)