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Firm secures three-year stack emissions contract extension with SEPA

Envirotec Magazine

This work is covered by regulations including the Environmental Protection Act 1990, the Pollution and Control (Scotland) Regulations 2012, and the Waste Management Licensing Regulations 2011.

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Landfill and recycling both down, and incineration on the up: Scotland waste summary 2020 published

Envirotec Magazine

million tonnes of CO2 equivalent from 2011. achieved in 2011. The amount of Scottish household waste landfilled in 2020 was 660,000 tonnes, a reduction of 98,000 tonnes (13.0%) from 2019, and a reduction 794,000 tonnes (54.6%) from 2011. million TCO2e since 2011.

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Strategy firm BCG pledges net-zero impact, eyes ‘carbon positive’ future

GreenBiz

Business strategy organization Boston Consulting Group will use remote workplace lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic to reduce per-employee travel by at least 30 percent by 2025, one key element of the $8.5 Strategy firm BCG pledges net-zero impact, eyes ‘carbon positive’ future.

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Ocean-dumping for Fukushima wastewater: Japan’s complex decision remains contentious

Envirotec Magazine

Japan has ended years of speculation over the fate of radioactive wastewater stored in tanks at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant since the 2011 disaster. Aerial drone photography of explosions at the Fukushima plant in 2011 (image credit: deedavee easyflow , CC BY-SA 2.0

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Nature takes root on the balance sheet

GreenBiz

By creating the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), a framework is in place for organizations to better understand and report on these risks. The valuing-nature goal builds on work that began in 2011 in partnership with The Nature Conservancy.

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4 ways businesses can connect with their communities to create a clean economy

GreenBiz

The talk featured two women of color and leaders within the environmental and economic justice movement: Elizabeth Yeampierre, executive director of UPROSE (founded as the United Puerto Rican Organization of Sunset Park); and Rahwa Ghirmatzion, executive director of PUSH Buffalo (People United for Sustainable Housing); with Heather Clancy, editorial director at GreenBiz, acting as moderator. UPROSE is Brooklyn's foremost Latinx community organization.

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Is Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade destroying the environment?

AGreenLiving

Yet, it’s questionable whether the organizer’s efforts to recapture and recycle the helium after the event is effective. Not only that, but the location Moonachie, New Jersey was specifically chosen in 2011 and has housed the floats and supplies for the past ten years in the state-of-the-art and LEED-certified facility. Macy’s sustainability practices It’s no surprise the organization continues to evolve the parade in alignment with the needs of the planet.

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Ten Year Anniversary • 11/10/21

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Tapping into the genius of our community we will draw out ideas to vision in the next 10 years of the organization’s reach and influence. . 2011 . Women in Cleantech becomes an official 501(c)6 organization. Join us on November 10th, 2021!

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Ten Year Anniversary • 11/4/21

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Tapping into the genius of our community we will draw out ideas to vision in the next 10 years of the organization’s reach and influence. . 2011 . Women in Cleantech becomes an official 501(c)6 organization. Join us on November 4th, 2021!

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Ten Year Anniversary • 11/5/21

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Tapping into the genius of our community we will draw out ideas to vision in the next 10 years of the organization’s reach and influence. . 2011 . Women in Cleantech becomes an official 501(c)6 organization. Join us on November 4th, 2021!

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The electronic waste collection conundrum

GreenBiz

Stokes founded her first electronics recycling organization in 2011 as a social purpose corporation and later sold Homeboy Industries. The electronic waste collection conundrum. Heather Clancy. Thu, 07/16/2020 - 01:15.

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Greentown Labs Announces CEO Transition

Greentown Labs

The Board of Directors is immensely grateful to Emily for building Greentown Labs into a globally-recognized organization on the forefront of climatetech innovation over the past decade,” said Alicia Barton, Greentown Labs Board Chair and CEO of FirstLight Power. Somerville, Mass.,

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Best Cleaners – New York’s Capital Region Experts

Green Business Bureau

Best Cleaners is a proud affiliate of America’s Best Cleaners , a third-party organization that searches out the top cleaners across the United States. Magazine in August 2011, 2012 and 2013.

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Joe Biden can be the president for a sustainable private sector

GreenBiz

leadership in sustainable finance and business through collaboration with the fast-growing network of businesses and organizations promoting such goals. Today, 90 percent of S&P 500 companies publish sustainability reports, up from 20 percent in 2011.

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Mekong coffee growers struggle with drought and heating climate

Unsustainable

This was certainly true in 2011, when a bitter cold snap impacted four million people and caused losses of 1.5 Climate Asia climate ecology organic farmingDrought aggravated by climate change is hurting coffee growers in the Mekong region, and intensive farming techniques are part of the problem This is the first of Karoline Kan’s two-part series on coffee growing in the Mekong region. Part two is avialable here.

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Air pollution and premature death: Life expectancy impacts described in Bristol study

Envirotec Magazine

The study shows that an eight year old child (born in 2011) could die up to six months early if exposed over their lifetimes to air pollution, even taking into account the anticipated reduction in air pollution from 2011 to 2030. A recent Global Clean Air Summit hosted by UK100 and the Mayor of London, business and political leaders agreed to the adoption of World Health Organization recommended air pollution limits as legally binding targets to be achieved by 2030.

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Why and how to visit the Scientific Laboratory Show and Conference 2022

Envirotec Magazine

Tara has presented TV programmes including Brave New World with Stephen Hawking in 2011, the BBC’s Expedition Borneo and her discovery of Nile Crocodiles in West Africa was the subject of an acclaimed BBC 2 Natural World Documentary, Lost Crocodiles of the Pharaohs.

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WCS Volunteer Marketing Co-Chair

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Founded in 2011, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization made up of nearly 3,000 professional women and men building the green economy. You are a member of the WCS Board and will be influencing the strategic direction of the organization. Work with the board to define and articulate WCS organization & board priorities, vision, and goals. Position Type: Member of Women in Cleantech (WCS) Board of Directors.

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Greentown Labs Deepens Partnership with Vineyard Wind; Announces Go Energize 2023, Supported by MassCEC

Greentown Labs

An opportunity to engage with developers and other organizations to build collaborative pathways for future startup-corporate partnerships in offshore wind.

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European Tour: Pinots in Paris • 11/7/22

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Founded in 2011 in Los Angeles, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization made up of more than 5,000 professional women and men building the green economy. November 7, 2022. 6:00 – 9:00 pm CEST. Paris, France.

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Volunteer SF Chapter Lead (San Francisco Bay Area Chapter) at Women in Cleantech & Sustainability

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Founded in 2011, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization. About the Role: The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter organizes virtual and in-person events that cater to. organizations, industry leaders and volunteers to host regular events. has organized social outing events such as happy hours, hikes and beach clean ups. Partner with outside organizations as co-hosts. ?

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Volunteer LA Chapter Lead (Los Angeles Chapter) at Women in Cleantech & Sustainability

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Founded in 2011, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization. About the Role: The LA Chapter organizes virtual and in-person events that cater to people living in the greater. It collaborates with a variety of community organizations, industry leaders. In the past the chapter has organized social outing. Partner with outside organizations as co-hosts. ? Fundraising experience for non-profit organizations or other. ?

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How Perdue, Smithfield and Silver Fern Farms are reducing packaging waste

AGreenLiving

” But meat companies that raise animals such as poultry, pigs, cattle and other livestock for protein also must take into account something else few widget, gadget or electronics makers need to worry about — how to manage water and materials contaminated by organic, biological waste. Perdue also has been studying ways to package chicken in recyclable trays, an idea it borrowed from Coleman Natural, an organic meat company it acquired in 2011.

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WCS Career Development Volunteer Co-Chair

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Founded in 2011, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization made up of nearly 3,000 professional women and men building the green economy. You are a member of the WCS Board and will be influencing the strategic direction of the organization. Work with the board to define and articulate WCS organization & board priorities, vision, and goals. Position Type: Member of Women in Cleantech (WCS) Board of Directors.

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Volunteer Membership Co-Chair

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Founded in 2011, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization made up of nearly 3,000 professional women and men building the green economy. Work with the Board to define and articulate WCS organization & board priorities, vision, and goals. Fundraising experience for non-profit organizations or other . Position Type: Member of Women in Cleantech (WCS) Board of Directors.

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How Perdue, Smithfield and Silver Fern Farms are reducing packaging waste

GreenBiz

But meat companies that raise animals such as poultry, pigs, cattle and other livestock for protein also must take into account something else few widget, gadget or electronics makers need to worry about — how to manage water and materials contaminated by organic, biological waste.

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Greentown Labs Appoints Kevin Taylor as New, Full-time CFO

Greentown Labs

“Kevin brings a wealth of financial and executive leadership and is a great addition to our growing organization. He has a strong understanding of how to grow mission-oriented organizations that will help Greentown expand its reach and climate impact,” said Reichert. “I’m

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Volunteer Membership Co-Chair- Corporate Membership

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP and onboarding will begin About WCS Founded in 2011, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization made up of nearly 3,000 professional women and men building the green economy. Position Type: Member of Women in Cleantech (WCS) Board of Directors This is an unpaid volunteer position as part of a working board.

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Volunteer Entrepreneurship Co-Chair at Women In Cleantech & Sustainability

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Founded in 2011, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization made up of more than 5,000 professional women and men building the green economy. You are a member of the WCS Board and will be influencing the strategic direction of the organization. Determine the most effective committee structure and help recruit volunteers to organize panels and socials. . An organized and disciplined individual with experience in program development .

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25 badass women shaping climate action in 2021

GreenBiz

Baker McKenzie established its climate change practice two decades ago, one of the first firms to do so, and it is one of the largest law organizations to belong to the United Nations Global Compact, which it joined in 2015. organizations. .

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Raising the Bar on Impact

Better Ventures

We’ve always measured and reported on the impact of our portfolio companies since the founding of Better Ventures in 2011, but this new and improved approach will allow us to be even more rigorous in measuring company outputs and comparing how our dollars align with our mission.

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We March Ahead for this Month in Women’s History

Front And Centered

After a day of organizing, grant writing and reports, and rolling up her sleeves steeped in community work, Ophelia Noble seamlessly hops on to the five o’clock video meeting with a grace about her tone, and a disciplined focus on the latest frontline story about the work for justice. “

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Three reasons why MISO and SPP must jointly plan the transmission system

Renewable Energy World

With more distributed energy resources projected to participate in organized markets, RTOs should plan the transmission system jointly. So, the seeds for coordination were set in motion in 2011 and formalized in 2014 via IPSAC.

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Greentown Labs Announces Go Make 2022 with Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas), Supported by the M-Lab Companies

Greentown Labs

and an incubator in Houston, TX, Greentown Labs is home to 200 startups and has supported more than 450 startups since the incubator’s founding in 2011. The partnerships-focused accelerator is accepting applications from startups with emissions-reducing supply chain innovations .

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A contamination conundrum

Envirotec Magazine

Japan has ended years of speculation over the fate of radioactive wastewater stored in tanks at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant since the 2011 disaster. Aerial drone photography of explosions at the Fukushima plant in 2011.

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Water Quality Impacts Under The Worsening Wildfire Regime

Energy Innovation

Wildfires are often heralds of change for the landscapes they burn, not only harming humans and other organisms but also leaving behind drastically altered ecosystems. Dissolved organic carbon is not often a human health concern on its own.

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Greentown Labs’ Startups Milestone: $1 Billion Raised

Greentown Labs

Greentown was founded in 2011 as the industry rose from the ashes of the cleantech bubble burst, and there was little capital to be found.

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Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator Opportunities

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Founded by the City of Los Angeles and its Department of Water & Power (LADWP) in 2011, LACI is a nonprofit organization focused on energy, transportation, and sustainable cities. The organization utilizes a unique and integrated approach to spur the green economy to reduce statewide greenhouse gas emissions, improve air quality, create jobs, and generate local economic impact. Various Positions, Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator | Los Angeles, CA.

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WCS Career Development Co-Chair at Women in Cleantech & Sustainability

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Founded in 2011, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization made up of nearly 3,000 professional women and men building the green economy. You are a member of the WCS Board and will be influencing the strategic direction of the organization. Work with the board to define and articulate WCS organization & board priorities, vision, and goals. WCS Career Development Co-Chair | Women in Cleantech & Sustainability.

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To make offices safe during COVID-19, buildings need a breath of fresh air

GreenBiz

Companies including the San Francisco-based vertical farm Plenty are already organizing workers in cohorts who come in on the same days so if an outbreak occurs, it will be contained to one set of workers. To make offices safe during COVID-19, buildings need a breath of fresh air. Jesse Klein.

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Open Positions at Sustainable Apparel Coalition

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

The SAC was incorporated as a 501(c)6 nonprofit organization and launched the groundbreaking Higg Index suite of tools in 2011. Various Positions | Sustainable Apparel Coalition | Remote. The Sustainable Apparel Coalition is looking to fill the following roles: Please click the links below for more information: Director of Higg Transparency: [link]. Director of Membership and Corporate Engagement: [link] 49f932142us. Director of Stakeholder Engagement: [link] 786aa77b2us.

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Greentown Go Make 2022 with Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas) Announces Startup Cohort Focused on Supply Chain Decarbonization

Greentown Labs

As the founding member of the M-Lab Companies, a consortium of 13 top-tier Japanese organizations based in Silicon Valley, MCA has been an industry leader when it comes to convening groups toward climate innovation and action.

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Heartland Institute’s Survey Actually Supports the 97% Climate Science Consensus It’s Trying to Attack

DeSmogBlog

In 2011, a news article in the journal Nature described the NIPCC as ignoring “mountains of evidence about the adverse effects of global warming.” The Heartland Institute , a self-described free-market think tank notorious for its climate science denial efforts, is at it again.