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Closing the loop on commercial textile waste

GreenBiz

Fabric is one of the hardest materials to recycle because it is usually a blend of many types of materials

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Washington State 2022 Primary Election Results

CleanTech Alliance

Voter turnout currently sits at 40.1% with 1,926,348 votes that have been processed. Public Policy brad boswell election results primary primary results

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Addressing Methane Leaks In The Energy Sector

The Environmental Blog

While carbon dioxide is the leading greenhouse gas destroying the atmosphere, methane is a significant contributor. Studies show global temperatures last year were 1.1°C C higher than preindustrial levels. Anthropogenic methane emissions are believed to account for 30%of that warming.

Next-gen heat pump could cut energy bills and carbon emissions

Envirotec Magazine

Researchers from the University of Glasgow say they have developed a new type of heat pump, a flexible heat pump technology, which could help households save on their energy bills and contribute towards net-zero emissions goals. Heat pumps are a low-carbon alternative to gas boilers.

How Digital Transformation will Bend the Curve of the Linear Economy Toward the Circular

Speaker: Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director of SmartNations Foundation, Jimmy Jia, Venture Partner at Pi Labs, Fabienne Durand, Senior Advisor to the SmartNations Foundation, & Roger Strukhoff, Executive Director of the Tau Institute

The Carbon Zero, Circular Economy, is easily the most profoundly important result of digital transformation. Industry 4.0 has a massively cumulative impact on dematerialization (in all forms) and resultant decarbonization (both emissions and embodied) throughout the economy. Join panelists Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Jimmy Jia, Fabienne Durand, and their moderator Roger Strukhoff as they discuss how bending the carbon/GHG heavy linear economy to the circular is one of the hidden benefits of digital disruption.

How Green Marketing Can Accelerate Business Growth

U.S. Green Technology

Photo by Kaboompics In recent years, the business world has seen some significant changes. The rise of green marketing is one of the most significant.

How can food businesses enable more sustainable consumer diets?

GreenBiz

Consumer behavior is one of the hardest things to tackle about sustainable diets

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6 Severe Weather Events Increasing Due To Climate Change

The Environmental Blog

Climate change cycle as a dried or dry cracked land suffering from drought turning into rich moist organic earth with a growing young plant as a composite. Today, severe weather events are becoming a part of the so-called ‘new normal.’

The Proxima Powered by REE—a newly-designed electric walk-in step van

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EAVX, Morgan Olson and REE Automotive (Nasdaq: REE) recently hosted live demonstrations and customer evaluations for the Proxima Powered by REE , a new drive-by-wire walk-in step van, which features a body designed by EAVX and Morgan Olson, paired with REE’s flat, modular P7 chassis and x-by-wire technology.

Mixing Traditional and Modern Eco-Friendly Pieces in Your Office

U.S. Green Technology

Even though most business owners hate investing time, energy, and money into furnishing and decorating their office space, this is still one of the most important processes you have to go through from time to time.

Surfing a wave of controversy over deep-sea mining

GreenBiz

Diving into risk? The ocean depths are rich with metals and minerals critical for the clean economy transition

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AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Nik Gowing, Brenda Laurel, Sheridan Tatsuno, Archie Kasnet, and Bruce Armstrong Taylor

Join our amazing panelists, Nik Gowing, Founder at Thinking the Unthinkable and International Broadcaster; Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, The Climate 4.0 Project, to discuss how today's AR/VR and related AI-enabled technologies can be effectively applied, using data from such sources as NASA and NOAA, to both improve and accelerate urban sustainability planning and design.

Even a small rise in temperatures could decimate North American forests

Grist

From 2007 to 2017, land-based ecosystems like the vast boreal forests of Canada and the Amazon rainforest removed roughly a third of anthropogenic carbon emissions from the atmosphere.

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Audi S1 e-tron quattro Hoonitron will make North American debut at Rolex Motorsport Reunion

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Extended Producer Responsibility cannot be delayed, says ADEPT

Envirotec Magazine

Baled plastic bottles: introducing EPR will encourage producers to reduce their packaging through meeting the full net costs of packaging management, which will in turn encourage better packaging design and make it easier to recycle.

New York City chooses three hardware vendors for curbside charging pilot

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New York City has launched a pilot to demonstrate how access to charging could be improved for the 50% of residents that park their cars on-street.

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4 insights into voluntary carbon market trends

GreenBiz

New learnings from BloombergNEF’s “Voluntary Carbon Offset Demand Demystified” report

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New labour policies not enough to fight Malaysia’s forced labour problem

Eco-Business

While efforts are being made to improve labour practices in Malaysia's manufacturing and timber industries, a fresh lawsuit against glove maker Brightway Group highlights that much more needs to be done further down the value chain

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Carbon offsets alone won’t make flying climate-friendly

Grist

This story was originally published by WIRED and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Jet A-1, a straw-colored, kerosene-based fuel used in most big airplanes, is a difficult substance to replace.

Research highlights widespread ignorance of plans to transform recycling system

Envirotec Magazine

New research seems to show that 16 per cent of Brits don’t recycle, with a lack of knowledge about what can and can’t be recycled cited as the most common reason.

bp opens its first electric truck charging facility in Germany

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For better or for worse, oil giant bp has become one of the major players in Europe’s public charging industry. Now the company’s Aral pulse brand has opened its first fast charging facilities aimed at the medium- and heavy-duty electric truck market.

GM, PepsiCo, Lenovo demonstrate resilience of green bond market

GreenBiz

Automaker GM sells $2.25 billion in notes to fund electric vehicle transition, Lenovo makes its first offering and food and beverage company PepsiCo raises another $1.25 billion

Green groups slam Marcos government’s push for mining as 'key driver' in Philippines economic recovery

Eco-Business

Anti-mining advocates say the environmental and social impacts of mining far outweigh whatever contribution it can bring to the economy

How Green Is Your Cloud Computing Company? 5-Step Cloud Computing Sustainability Guide

Green Business Bureau

Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Cloud Computing Companies. If you own or manage a cloud computing company, your company might not be as sustainable as you think. In fact, there are many common practices in the industry that lead to vast amounts of unnecessary pollution and waste.

Kwasi Kwarteng says biomass wood imports are “not sustainable”

Envirotec Magazine

Cooling towers at Drax, North Yorkshire (image credit: Shutterstock.com / Phil Silverman).

Cuberg’s next-gen lithium metal cells show increased cycle life and specific energy

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Battery company Cuberg has announced some results from Mobile Power Solutions’s independent testing of its lithium metal pouch cells.

How America’s biggest climate bill will change corporate procurements

GreenBiz

The U.S. Senate just passed the biggest climate bill ever

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Fixing Jakarta's commuter pollution problem

Eco-Business

The Indonesian capital’s air quality is already bad. Emissions from vehicles commuting from its fringes worsens the situation

How Green Is Your Cloud Computing Company? 5-Step Cloud Computing Sustainability Guide

Green Business Bureau

Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Cloud Computing Companies. If you own or manage a cloud computing company, your company might not be as sustainable as you think. In fact, there are many common practices in the industry that lead to vast amounts of unnecessary pollution and waste.

Optical fibres might be useful for nuclear waste exploration

Envirotec Magazine

Image credit: UrFU / Vladimir Petrov.

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EVCS to deploy 300 Tritium DC fast chargers in California, Oregon and Washington

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West Coast fast charging network operator EVCS plans to deploy 300 new chargers across California, Oregon, and Washington. The order consists of 300 50 kW Tritium RTM fast chargers, bringing the total number of Tritium DC fast chargers in the EVCS network to over 800.

Leadership lessons for a career in sustainability

GreenBiz

To have a long and impactful career in sustainability, flexibility, conviction, openness and planning are key

International Finance Corporation appoints Ruth Horowitz as Asia chief

Eco-Business

In her new role, Horowitz says climate will be her key focus. The World Bank Group’s investment arm, however, has been in the limelight this year for engaging in controversial projects, including for bankrolling coal in the Philippines

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Reality Is Not What It Seems. And That Might Just Save the Climate.

DeSmogBlog

By Clara Vondrich. As the world gasped in wonder at the first images of our infant universe from the James Webb Space Telescope last month, we were reminded that human beings are still capable of acts that elevate us all and advance our collective potential.

Monocultures or mixed species? Surprising new research shows how different forests cope with drought

Envirotec Magazine

Image credit: Shaun Dunmall , CC BY-SA 2.0 license. Monocultures of some of the UK’s most economically important conifers may be more resilient to spring drought than mixed species forests, new research seems to have shown.

LG Energy Solution is hosting a competition to find battery startups

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LG Energy Solution is hosting LGES Battery Solution 2022 —an international competition aimed at finding battery startups. Up to 10 finalists will win funding and a collaboration opportunity. Startups can compete in the areas of materials, management and control and the smart factory.

Delivering benefits through impactful renewable energy procurement

GreenBiz

Sponsored: Industry leaders are increasingly prioritizing the social co-benefits of renewable energy procurement. This article explores recent trends towards higher-impact clean energy products and how your organization can maximize social co-benefits while delivering on climate targets