Stranded at sea: 2000 cattle face culling by Spanish government

Inhabitat - Innovation

Stranded at sea with roughly 2000 cattle, two ships face are "crying out for help" from the Spanish government

MVRDV plans to sustainably repurpose the Dutch Expo 2000 Pavilion

Inhabitat - Innovation

The resident will transform the Dutch Pavilion into a co-working space

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Study attributes 1,500 UK deaths and $9bn of damage to climate change since 2000

Business Green

And, through four major UK flood events between 2000 and 2016, it also estimates climate change caused $9bn in damages.

Forests the size of France have been restored in the past 20 years

Inhabitat - Innovation

More than 59 million hectares of forests have been restored since the year 2000

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Stranded at sea: 2000 cattle face culling by Spanish government

AGreenLiving

Read the original: Stranded at sea: 2000 cattle face culling by Spanish government. Several sailors are stranded outside the shores of Spain , fearing for the lives of hundreds of cattle aboard their ships. The managers of two vessels have accused the Spanish government of ignoring their calls for help. Further, they say that they are unable to dock since the Spanish government threatens to kill the cattle on board. One of the vessels that has been affected is the Karim Allah.

MVRDV plans to sustainably repurpose the Dutch Expo 2000 Pavilion

AGreenLiving

MVRDV has unveiled plans to sustainably transform one of its seminal projects, the Dutch Pavilion at the 2000 World Expo in Hannover. The new vision for the Expo 2000 Pavilion will also retain the building’s third-floor forest, which made the pavilion an icon in the 2000 World Expo. MVRDV’s design for the original Expo 2000 Pavilion responds to the Dutch Expo theme “Holland Creates Space.”

UN warns coronavirus may push millions of children into underage labour

Eco-Business

Coronavirus pandemic may spark the first rise in child labor since 2000, the United Nations warned

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Electric Vehicle Market 2020-2027 Future Trends and Investing Developments

altenergymag

Electric Vehicle (EV) Market Worth US$ 2000+ Billion by 2027, Growing at a CAGR of 40.7% From 2020 to 2027 Exclusive Report by Precedence Research

In Cambodia, a new environment code languishes in legal limbo

Eco-Business

Deforestation, illegal sand mining and other environmental problems are rampant in Cambodia, which has lost nearly a quarter of its tree cover since 2000

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Electric Vehicle Market to rising 40.7 percent till 2027

altenergymag

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for electric vehicles is projected to reach a revised size of US$ 2000+ Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 40.7% from 2020-2027.

BCA launches first one-stop smart portal on green building solutions in the region

Eco-Business

- SLEB Smart Hub contains energy data of 2000 buildings and offers a digital Smart Advisor that recommends suitable green building technologies, using big data analytics and artificial intelligence techniques - Close to 90 companies have already benefitted from SLEB Smart Hub

Italian Hero Gino Bartali Died This Day 20 Years Ago—Did His Cycle Rides Save 630 Jews During WWII?

Forbes Green Tech

Gino Bartali was a three-time winner of the Giro d'Italia cycle race (1936, 1937 and 1946) and a two-time winner of the Tour de France (1938 and 1948) but what people in May 2000 didn’t find out until some years later was that the champion cyclist lived a secret life.

Sponsored content: Viscoelastic coating technology is a tight acquisition for anti-corrision expert

Envirotec Magazine

Amcorr was originally established in June 2000 in San Antonio, USA and thereafter rapidly became the North American market leader of viscoelastic coatings and sealants in the corrosion industry, said the firm. This article contains paid-for content created in collaboration with Denso. .

The Roads & Traffic Expo Thailand

Eco-Business

At The Roads & Traffic Expo Thailand, we will be gathering over 2000 leading industry leaders and experts from across the entire roads transport ecosystem in Thailand on 29 - 30 July 2020 at BITEC, Bangkok.

Extreme Weather Keeps Maxing Out the Grid

GreenTechMedia

Since 2000, outages across the U.S. It’s been a very intense year for America’s power grid. Across the country, the electricity system just faced another stress-test as extreme heat taxed power plants and grid operators in the Pacific Northwest , Texas , and New York.

The Fracking Industry's Methane Problem Is a Climate Problem

DeSmogBlog

Atmospheric levels of methane stopped increasing around the year 2000 and at the time were expected to decrease in the future.

The Future Energy Show Thailand 2019

Eco-Business

It will gather 2000 stakeholders of the energy eco-system in Thailand and beyond to discuss industry strategies, trends, and key innovation to help local energy stakeholders further drive Thailand's renewable and smart energy development and replicate industry best practicesLaunching this 27-28 November, The Future Energy Show Thailand is Thailand's most exciting energy event.

Agent of Impact: Jeffrey Ubben, Inclusive Capital Partners

Impact Alpha

Ubben was known as an activist investor at ValueAct, the $16 billion hedge fund he founded in 2000. ImpactAlpha, Sept. 18 – Oil giant BP this this week called Peak Oil. Ubben, a veteran hedge fund manager, is calling Peak Finance. Finance is, like, done,” he told the FT back in June.

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The future is climate-friendly software

GreenBiz

Energy use in data centers doubled from 2000 to 2005, a trend we thought would continue. The future is climate-friendly software. Sarah Golden. Fri, 06/04/2021 - 01:30.

Sustainable infrastructure developer, Generate Capital, raises $2B

Renewable Energy World

The company works with more than 40 technology and project development partners, manages more than 2000 assets and has more than 1,000 customers, including companies, universities, school districts, cities and non-profits across North America.

Geo-data firm supports complex environmental clean-up project

Envirotec Magazine

Geo-date specialist Fugro has completed an environmental project supporting the clean-up of one of the most contaminated sites in Denmark.

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Fish clogging in cooling tunnels threatens power station safety

Envirotec Magazine

Dungeness Power Station 2000. In February 2000 the station was closed for three days at a cost of more than £1m (2000 prices) when a large shoal of sprat was drawn into the two intakes and inundated the cooling water system, overwhelming the cleaning capacity of the band screens.

Water scarcity: A growing risk for companies and investors

GreenBiz

In 2000, around 80 percent of Phoenix households had grass; now only 14 percent do. Water scarcity: A growing risk for companies and investors. CJ Clouse. Thu, 07/08/2021 - 02:11. Reprinted from GreenFin Weekly, a free weekly newsletter. Subscribe here.

Study: People are moving to flood-prone areas, not away from them

Grist

According to a new flood mapping tool called the Global Flood Database , between 2000 and 2015, the population exposed to flooding in Malawi and Mozambique increased by 150 to 250 percent.

Puerto Rico microgrid at manufacturing plant to deliver renewables and resilience

Renewable Energy World

Large-scale power outages have increased by 67% since 2000 and continue to impact millions of communities and businesses according to Climate Central. This week, power management companies Eaton and Enel X announced plans for a second joint microgrid project in Puerto Rico.

Fast Fashion: The Damage It’s Caused and How to Stop It

The Environmental Blog

Clothing production has approximately doubled since 2000, and it doesn’t show signs of slowing down. Fashion is an industry that sometimes flies under the radar in terms of its environmental impact.

Keep a close eye on mercury

Envirotec Magazine

µg/m 3 ) and 0 – 2000 µg/m 3 (res. When properly contained and controlled, mercury can be used safely.

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Study: People are moving to flood-prone areas, not away from them

Grist

According to a new flood mapping tool called the Global Flood Database , between 2000 and 2015, the population exposed to flooding in Malawi and Mozambique increased by 150 to 250 percent.

Drainage components supplier offers support for project biodiversity

Envirotec Magazine

This follows a sharp decline in the UK population, with a report from 2018 suggesting numbers had halved since 2000 and fallen by roughly 97% on 1950s levels.

Escape to 31 farms on tour this weekend 

Greenability Magazine

2000 Road, Lawrence. Take a day trip to explore family-owned farms, bee ranches, pumpkin patches and vineyards, and see how everything from alpacas to zucchini is raised and grown on 31 farms on the Kaw Valley Farm Tour. The 17 th annual farm tour includes farms along the Kaw River from 9 a.m.

Making the UK’s net zero target real: Professional services firm comments on progress

Envirotec Magazine

UK leads the G20 having the most rapid decarbonisation rate since 2000, at 3.7%. The UK still leads the G20 in having the most rapid decarbonisation rate since 2000, at 3.7%.

Perseverance touches down on the red planet

Envirotec Magazine

When landing, the Perseverance and Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Curiosity will operate around 2000 km from each other. NASA’s Perseverance rover , launched in July 2020, landed on Mars on 18 February.

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The Stretch of River Holding Spain’s Pumped Hydro Future

GreenTechMedia

” Furthermore, said the developer, the Riba-roja is part of the Natura 2000 European network of core breeding and resting sites for rare and threatened species.

'Enormous potential': Study explores key drivers of successful reforestation schemes

Business Green

The analysis , published today by Trillion Trees, a joint venture from WWF, BirdLife International, and Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), has revealed that roughly 59 million hectares of forests, an area larger than France, has regrown since 2000.

U.S. Coal Consumption Falls To 60-Year Low

R-Squared Energy

However, since 2000 there has been a sharply growing disparity between coal consumption in OECD and non-OECD countries. The is the fifth article in a series on BP’s recently-released Statistical Review of World Energy 2021.

UK supermarket launches reusable packaging initiative

Envirotec Magazine

Tesco has launched a new system that allows its customers to buy a wide range of food, drink, household and beauty products in reusable and durable packaging.

What effect will the “Code Red” climate report have on COP26?

Renewable Energy World

” Over the past fifty years, the temperature of our planet has risen faster than throughout any period over the past 2000 years. Anybody who’s watched the news over the past month will know that the effects of climate change are becoming too pressing to ignore.

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What Is Toxic Fast Fashion and How Does It Impact the Environment?

Green Business Bureau

in 2000, the New York Times expressed that it arrived just at the right time as consumers had become more likely to hunt for bargains rather than shop at department stores and it was now “more chic to pay less.” Sustainable Fashion Starts With Eliminating Toxic Fast Fashion.

14th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability (Sustainable City 2020)

Eco-Business

The 14th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability addresses all aspects of the urban environment aiming to provide solutions leading towards sustainability.

15th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability (Sustainable City 2020)

Eco-Business

The 15th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability addresses all aspects of the urban environment and aims to provide solutions leading towards sustainability.

The History of Earth Day: A Look At Where It All Began – Part 1

Green Business Bureau

2000 : The power of digital technology is leveraged to create awareness and drive conversations concerning environmentalism.

Climate Change Is Widespread, Rapid, and Intensifying — And Terrifying

Energy and Cleantech Council

Global surface temperature has increased faster since 1970 than in any other 50-year period over at least the last 2000 years. The IPCC has released its Sixth Assessment Report on the physical science basis of climate change.

This carbon challenge is bigger than cars, aviation and shipping combined

GreenBiz

As industrialization accelerates in China, India and other emerging markets, global demand for industrial heat has grown by 50 percent since 2000, estimates BloombergNEF , and without lower carbon options, will continue to rise. .