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We decide how tomorrow will be by what we create today

GreenBiz

We decide how tomorrow will be by what we create today. Chris Gaither. Mon, 04/12/2021 - 01:15. The other morning, for the 100th consecutive day, I wrote three pages in my notebook. No specific agenda. No writing prompt. Simply three pages, handwritten with my Bic ReAction No.

Japan Will Release Radioactive Fukushima Water Into The Ocean

Jim Conca

And that’s exactly what they should do. And the International Atomic Energy Agency agrees. Only a small amount of tritium is left, so trivial that it could not harm humans or anything in the environment.

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Is the golf industry doing enough to combat climate change?

GreenBiz

Is the golf industry doing enough to combat climate change? Aubrey McCormick. Fri, 04/09/2021 - 02:00. Sports leagues are seeing the impacts and the surge of climate-responsible athletes using their platforms to promote positive environmental and social impact — it’s something for the history books.

The CleanTech Alliance is Now Hiring!

CleanTech Alliance

The CleanTech Alliance is now hiring a full-time Program Coordinator. Alliance News Opportunities alliance news hiring job posting join our team visit our jobs board

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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.

Features of Diagnostic Materials with UV Transparency Qualities

The Environmental Blog

At various points in time, various parts of the world have had to battle an epidemic, and most recently, the world was hit by a pandemic. To properly resolve the situation, some diagnostic and clinical tests have to be carried out.

Leaking wastewater pond causes state of emergency in Florida

Inhabitat - Innovation

A leak in a wastewater pond caused a state of emergency in Manatee County, Florida last weekend

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2021 Washington State Legislative Report- Week 13

CleanTech Alliance

Week Thirteen Week 13 is now complete and the 2021 Legislative Session is winding down. Sunday, April 11th, is the final day for bills, other than those deemed necessary to implement the budget, to pass the opposite chamber from where they were introduced in order to keep advancing this session.

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Self-Sustainable Living: 3 Smart Ways to Break Away From the Grid

The Environmental Blog

If there’s anything that the current pandemic has proven, it’s that most of us don’t know how to sustain ourselves without technology or heavy environmental impact.

UK launches world's largest ocean monitoring system

Inhabitat - Innovation

The U.K. has announced a plan to install an underwater network of cameras to monitor and protect ocean biodiversity

The key things to know about Biden's EV infrastructure plan

GreenBiz

The key things to know about Biden's EV infrastructure plan. Katie Fehrenbacher. Wed, 04/07/2021 - 01:15. Within President Joe Biden's $2.25

AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative.is, VirtualGaia.com, 7Vortex.com; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Chief Storyteller, The Climate 4.0 Project

Join our amazing panelists, 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.

BMW’s Peter Lamp joins Wildcat Discovery Technologies as a new board member

Charged

Battery material developer Wildcat Discovery Technologies recently announced that Dr. Peter Lamp has joined its Board of Directors. Dr. Lamp joined BMW in 2001 as a development engineer for fuel cell systems.

The CleanTech Alliance is Now Hiring!

CleanTech Alliance

The CleanTech Alliance is now hiring a full-time Program Coordinator

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Fugro wins marine site characterisation contract for world’s first Energy Island Hub

altenergymag

Energinet has awarded Fugro a marine site characterisation contract for the Danish Energy Island project in the North Sea.

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Warming in deepest parts of the Great Lakes could be irreversible

Inhabitat - Innovation

New research published in the journal Nature Communications shows that the deepest parts of the Great Lakes are warming up

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Where progressives and conservatives agree on clean energy

GreenBiz

Where progressives and conservatives agree on clean energy. Sarah Golden. Fri, 04/09/2021 - 01:45. From an ideological perspective, it’s curious that clean energy became a partisan issue. Looking at it as a technology, there is a ton to like about renewables across the political spectrum. .

Who gets to decide whether we study solar geoengineering?

Grist

The experiment sounded innocuous. Early this summer, a group of researchers from Harvard University would fly to Kiruna, a small town of 22,000 in the northern reaches of Sweden.

Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- April 12, 2021

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Washington Department of Commerce, April 12, 2021 Announcements Public hearing for Phase 3 rules 1 p.m. PST, Wednesday, April 28 Commerce will be holding a public hearing on a proposed rule to define two terms used in CETA: energy assistance need and low-income. The hearing is at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 28. The proposed rule defines […]. Industry News Public Policy ceta ceta bulletin public hearing rulemaking

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Coventry University and Severn Trent partner to convert waste ammonia into hydrogen

Envirotec Magazine

Researchers from Coventry University are collaborating with Severn Trent and the Organics Group to turn sewage waste into a clean fuel for tankers and other vehicles. The project will look to capture waste ammonia from the utility’s sewage treatment facility and turn it into hydrogen.

Seaspiracy inspires grocery store to stop selling fish

Inhabitat - Innovation

"Seaspiracy" is trying to save the oceans, and the new Netflix documentary and movement is making strides

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Climate accountability reaches the CFO suite

GreenBiz

Climate accountability reaches the CFO suite. Emily Chasan. Thu, 04/08/2021 - 02:00. Reprinted from GreenFin Weekly, a free weekly newsletter. Subscribe here. It started with intangibles.

LEAF batteries find a second life in automated guided vehicles

Charged

At Nissan’s Oppama plant near Tokyo, there are more than 700 automated guided vehicles, or AGVs, which deliver parts to workers in a car factory.

Welcome to the CleanTech Alliance – Jennifer Audet

CleanTech Alliance

Jennifer provides strategic leadership for all public-facing aspects of the CleanTech Alliance, which she joined in 2021. As Senior Manager, she is excited to address the pressing issue of climate change by advancing understanding, inspiring action, and creating communities of change. Previously, Jennifer developed and implemented diplomatic outreach and advocacy initiatives in the U.S. for […]. Alliance News

Rare earth roll separator purchased for lithium-battery-recycling research facility

Envirotec Magazine

The University of Birmingham has purchased a laboratory-scale rare earth roll separator for its School of Metallurgy and Minerals lithium-ion battery recycling research facility. The high-intensity magnetic separator enables the separation of very weakly magnetic particles.

COVID-19 lockdowns lead to decreasing light pollution

Inhabitat - Innovation

One welcome side effect of COVID-19 lockdowns is the reduction of light pollution

Episode 263: Simulating transformation, investing in underserved communities

GreenBiz

Episode 263: Simulating transformation, investing in underserved communities. Heather Clancy. Fri, 04/09/2021 - 01:30. Week in Review. Stories discussed this week (5:05). An open letter to CPG companies on recycling. Food companies must be healthy and sustainable, not one or the other.

Magna drives pickup truck electrification with new eBeam technology

Charged

Magna has introduced a scalable electric drop-in replacement for traditional beam axles. The new eBeam integrates with an electric or hybrid powertrain and offers a structure-oriented design to support high-payload vehicles, with matching power for continuous-duty usage.

Canadian Solar Starts Mass Production of 210 mm Large Cell Modules of up to 665 W

altenergymag

The new generation of monofacial HiKu7 and bifacial BiHiKu7 modules are based on 210 mm cells and are set to deliver one of the most competitive levelized cost of electricity (LCOE) in the industry by reducing balance of system (BOS) and other costs for solar power plants.

Victorian-era aqueduct upgrade completed in Central Scotland

Envirotec Magazine

A major upgrade to the Katrine Aqueduct, which was built in Victorian times and serves more than 1.3 million people in parts of Greater Glasgow and the Scottish central belt, has been completed, according to Scottish Water.

Customizable, natural lichen green walls require no maintenance

Inhabitat - Innovation

These vertical gardens, made from 100% natural and stabilized lichen moss, don’t attract dust or insects and are adaptable to almost every type of interior space

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How open data can help countries address climate emergency impacts

GreenBiz

How open data can help countries address climate emergency impacts. Delfina Grinspan. Wed, 04/07/2021 - 01:30. This article originally was published on World Resources Institute. In the aftermath of the 6.5

Blue Bird delivers electric school bus equipped with Nuvve V2G tech

Charged

Iconic school bus manufacturer Blue Bird has delivered an electric school bus equipped with V2G (vehicle-to-grid) technology from Nuvve , one of two Blue Bird Type C electric buses delivered to two school districts in Illinois. The e-buses are powered by the Cummins PowerDrive EV system.

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'Expertise' on climate crisis dominated by West, too few Asian and African voices, say just transition activists

Eco-Business

The solutions that Indigenous people and local communities have to the climate crisis need to be heard above the business-friendly 'sustainable development' experts from the West, say campaigners

Reactor supply assists team developing catalysts for biomass transformation

Envirotec Magazine

Asynt high pressure reactor ‘in use’ at the Centrale Lille Institute Labs.

Understanding NFTs and energy consumption

Inhabitat - Innovation

Non-fungible tokens (or NFTs) are the newest players in the cryptocurrency market, and their environmental impact may surprise you

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Celebrating Earth Day — even during quarantine

GreenBiz

Celebrating Earth Day — even during quarantine. Deven Patten. Tue, 04/13/2021 - 00:05. This Earth Day, you might be thinking, "Hey, there’s a pandemic. Let’s sit this one out.". Probably no one would blame you.