The Power of Renewable Energy in Commercial Buildings

Strategic Sustainability Consulting

Commercial buildings account for 33 percent of electricity usage in the United States, representing a clear area to focus decarbonization efforts. However for this effort to be sustainable, energy solutions have to be clean, resilient, and affordable.

Air District Targets Southern California Logistics Industry

Clean Energy Law

While important details on Proposed Rule 2305’s levels of stringency and flexibility remain unavailable, the Southern California logistics industry could be facing compliance difficulties and significant costs.

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Air District Targets Southern California Logistics Industry

Latham's Clean Energy Law Report

While important details on Proposed Rule 2305’s levels of stringency and flexibility remain unavailable, the Southern California logistics industry could be facing compliance difficulties and significant costs.

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Commercial drones have the potential to half CO2 emissions for freight

Envirotec Magazine

Commercial unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have the potential to almost halve the carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of urban freight transport compared to small light commercial vehicles (LCVs), providing an unprecedented opportunity for the logistics industry to reduce its environmental impact.

The Return on Investment (ROI) of Sustainable Business

Green Business Bureau

The ROI Of Sustainability in Business. There is general consensus among business leaders and investors that business success today requires a commitment to sustainability. There is company risk in not being sustainable, both to the planet and to the business.

Danfoss Editron to power electric trucks for reborn Brazilian manufacturer FNM

Charged

Danfoss Editron has been selected as the official supplier for drivetrain systems that will power fully-electric trucks manufactured by Fábrica Nacional de Mobilidades (FNM) in Brazil. Both trucks will feature lithium-ion batteries supplied by Octillion Power Systems.

August sizzle: POWERGEN+, POWERGRID webcasts hot on decentralized energy, T&D

Renewable Energy World

The Clarion Energy series is trying to keep the griddle going this coming month with several key and informative industry webcast presentations. He will highlight ways to overcome many overhead circuit challenges faced by electric utilities today.

Southern California Edison Paves Road for Charging Electric Buses and Trucks

GreenTechMedia

The $356 million Charge Ready Transport program will install at least 870 commercial charging stations over the next five years, expected to be capable of powering at least 8,490 vehicles.

Key steps for wind turbine power performance testing

Renewable Energy World

Running power performance tests (PPTs) on operational assets is a highly complex task that requires a significant amount of experience. . When should I carry out power performance tests? How can providers ensure high levels of confidence in their power performance test results?

Top Marketing Strategies for Sustainable Businesses

The Environmental Blog

Sustainable businesses tend to consider the important roles of the environment and how to protect nature for a successful business. In that way, sustainability can be achieved and maintained while facing various business challenges. Below are the top marketing strategies for sustainable businesses. It is beyond selling because you provide solutions to your customers while taking into consideration the ecological orientation and ethical business process.

The Return on Investment (ROI) of Sustainable Business

Green Business Bureau

The Business Case for Sustainability. There is general consensus among business leaders and investors that business success today requires a commitment to sustainability. ROI and Sustainability go hand in hand, as many sustainable business practices save money by themselves.

The Return on Investment (ROI) of Sustainable Business

Green Business Bureau

The Business Case for Sustainability. There is general consensus among business leaders and investors that business success today requires a commitment to sustainability. ROI and Sustainability go hand in hand, as many sustainable business practices save money by themselves.

COVID-19 and Small Businesses: Lessons for a Changing Market

Green Business Bureau

Globalized hyper-consumerism, monopoly reign, climate change… As if we really needed another reason to support local businesses and communities, the coronavirus, or COVID-19, pandemic hit hard and shook the economy, especially small businesses and local communities.

Onward and Upward: How Recent Trends Will Power Breakthroughs in 2021 and Beyond

GreenTechMedia

Fewer than 100 days into his administration, President Biden's sense of urgency in tackling climate issues and driving a clean energy revolution is clear. Events like these make it increasingly difficult for policymakers, regulators and electric utilities to avoid suitable responses.

IoT satellite-based LoRa program and white paper launch

Envirotec Magazine

Telemaco Melia, vice president and general manager of EchoStar Mobile, said: “LoRa connectivity makes up 45% of today’s global IoT networks; it’s perfect for connecting low-powered ‘things,’ yet its reliance on terrestrial connectivity restricts its usefulness.

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New jobs at Enphase Energy

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Use test automation, power meters, oscilloscopes, DC supplies and other lab test equipment to ensure complete functional, efficiency, and safety testing coverage. Simulating new algorithms for autonomous microgrid power flow management. Create / Modify the test setup which includes the electrical connections, mechanical fixtures, and sensor installation. Assist with the implementation and ongoing monitoring of significant new accounting pronouncements.

Director of Energy Storage, Procurement

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Director of Energy Storage, Procurement | Borrego Solar | Remote. Borrego seeks a Director of Energy Storage, Procurement for its growing energy storage business, responsible for qualifying, developing and maintaining a portfolio of energy storage products for our team to deploy in design-build energy storage projects as well as developing and maintaining our energy storage vendor relationships and contributing to our energy storage strategy.

How To Implement A Sustainability Plan: Executive Guide To Becoming A Sustainable Business – STEP 6

Green Business Bureau

The Playbook for Becoming a Sustainable Business. There are ten steps we’ve defined at Green Business Bureau to gear your company’s purpose, culture, focus and actions towards sustainability. The sixth step in your green business journey is to implement the plan you’ve created.

How To Create A Sustainability Plan: Executive Guide To Becoming A Sustainable Business – Step 4

Green Business Bureau

The Playbook for Becoming a Sustainable Business. There are ten steps we’ve defined at Green Business Bureau to gear your company’s purpose, culture, focus and actions towards sustainability. Step 5: Create a Sustainability Plan for Your Business. Water Usage Best Practices.

Vodafone targets 100 per cent renewables-powered mobile network in 2021

Business Green

Mobile phone giant also unveils new target to slash emissions from businesses which use its telecoms network and services. Where feasible, the firm added, it will also invest in its own on-site renewable power generation, mostly via solar panels.

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AI-Powered EV Detection and Estimation Helps Utilities Realize the Promise of the EV Revolution

Bidgely

AI-Powered EV Detection and Estimation Helps Utilities Realize the Promise of the EV Revolution. With an all-time high global adoption rate, the proliferation of electric vehicles is set to impact commercial and residential energy demand like never before.

AI-Powered EV Detection and Estimation Helps Utilities Realize the Promise of the EV Revolution

Bidgely

AI-Powered EV Detection and Estimation Helps Utilities Realize the Promise of the EV Revolution. With an all-time high global adoption rate, the proliferation of electric vehicles is set to impact commercial and residential energy demand like never before.

Charging forward with the EV revolution in the US

Renewable Energy World

work towards increasingly ambitious net zero emissions targets, the logistics of how these targets can be achieved and where investment should be made is at the forefront of decision-makers’ minds. By Robert MacDonald, Smarter Grid Solutions. As individual states across the U.S.

How to Calculate Corporate Emissions Using Scopes 1 2 3 (With Examples)

Green Business Bureau

Hence, the pressure mounts for businesses to take action and lower their carbon footprint. We’ll run through two examples to help you understand how to apply scope emissions in your business. First, we’ll account for business emissions at the corporate level.

New Volta Zero electric truck designed for safety and sustainability

Charged

Startup Volta Trucks has revealed its first vehicle, a purpose-built fully-electric 16-ton commercial vehicle designed specifically for inner-city parcel and freight distribution. meters. Newswire The Vehicles Electric Trucks Volta Trucks

CES 2021's Green Highlights: Solar-powered TV remotes, electric air taxis, and balcony beekeeping

Business Green

From solar-powered TV remotes and driverless cars, to home recycling robots, BusinessGreen has rounded up some of the most exciting green announcements at the influential exhibition. Samsung: Solar-powered TV remotes and upcycled smartphones. General Motors accelerates electric vision.

CES 2021: Solar-powered TV remotes, electric air taxis and balcony beekeeping

Business Green

From solar-powered TV remotes and driverless cars, to home recycling robots, BusinessGreen has rounded up some of the most exciting green announcements at the influential exhibition. Samsung: Solar-powered TV remotes and upcycled smartphones. General Motors accelerates electric vision.

Online Event - VERGE Energy Conference

Green Market Oracle

VERGE Energy Conference (VERGE 20) will take place on October 26-30, 2020. This online event can be attended from anywhere, The central theme at VERGE 20 will focus on how energy systems can be decarbonized, decentralized, digitized and democratized.

Innovative sanitation solution is crowned winner of VERGE Accelerate contest

GreenBiz

On the last day of VERGE 20, five startups that won lightning-round pitch sessions during the Food, Carbon, Circular, Energy and Transport conference competed for the vote of the viewers. The other two presenters spoke about their company’s interface in the energy and electric grid.

AI energy management system nominated for Retail Energy Forum’s annual awards

Envirotec Magazine

EMMA AI provides remote and direct energy saving communication to those responsible for facilities management. Optimal Monitoring, a firm describing itself as “a thought-leader in energy management software”, has been nominated as one of three short listed finalists for the Wright Commission Award – an annual competition run by the Retail Energy Forum (REF) – with its EMMA AI (Artificial Intelligence) solution. Energy Saving & Storage

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Maritime Makeover: The Role for Investors in Decarbonizing Global Shipping 

EDF + Business

Maritime shipping occupies a central position in the global supply chain: nearly 100,000 commercial vessels move 11 billion tons of goods each year, accounting for about 80% of global trade volume. In the near term, ship owners and operators should adopt solutions that reduce fuel usage.

Preparing for take-off: DHL Express places order for 12 all-electric aircraft

Business Green

Deliveries giant announces it is to team up with electric aviation pioneer Eviation to put zero emission planes into service. We firmly believe in a future with zero-emission logistics," said John Pearson, CEO of DHL Express.

Builders, Helpers, and Closers: Insights from Interactive 2020

Elemental Excelerator

They shared how they are helping neighbors in the places they call home, addressing the intertwined issues of equity and climate, and studying this crisis in order to build stronger businesses. “ Hunger is not an issue of scarcity but rather a matter of logistics ,” Jasmine said.

Diageo brews up plans for Fife solar farm

Business Green

Drinks giant begins work on major new solar energy project at packaging plant in Scotland. Drinks giant Diageo has started work on a major new solar energy project at one of its largest facilities in Scotland, the company announced today. and Scottish-based Emtec Energy, Diageo said.

The 2021 GreenBiz 30 Under 30

GreenBiz

Clean energy for Native American communities. We’d like to express our appreciation to the World Business Council for Sustainable Business and Net Impact for helping to cast a global net for this year’s nominees. I've always been an energy nerd and I just knew that was my place.

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DHL Express inks landmark sustainable aviation fuel deals with BP and Neste

Business Green

Oil giant and refining company set to provide logistics company with 800 million litres of aviation fuel from 2026 in what has been dubbed 'largest ever SAF deals' announced to date.

Will you be our 100th company?

Elemental Excelerator

Our portfolio companies are working on everything from expanding access to solar power in frontline communities and slashing methane emissions by feeding cows seaweed to deploying portable water quality sensors and mapping equity into street infrastructure. ENERGY. “ Energy efficiency.

Nova Innovation handed £2m to advance tidal turbine manufacturing in Scotland

Business Green

Nova Innovation has been awarded £2m from the Scottish Government to help develop advance tidal turbine manufacturing, with a view to helping the domestic marine energy sector reach global markets, the tidal developer announced today.

Latin American e-commerce giant invests in Brazilian ecosystem restoration

GreenBiz

Those projects are both managed under Mercado Libre's Renera America program, which aims to restore key ecosystems throughout the region as part of its climate action strategy, using technology from climate-tech startup Pachama to monitor and verify the progress of this work.

WoodMac: How the Renewables O&M Market Is Adapting to the COVID-19 Crisis

GreenTechMedia

Even as global electricity demand has declined, wind and solar PV penetration continues its growth in many regions. COVID-19-affected countries have adopted measures to protect electricity supply, including renewables.

Big names including Amazon, Honeywell, Mitsubishi line up behind green hydrogen

Business Green

This week, Aurora Hydrogen, a pyrolysis startup in Edmonton, Alberta, disclosed $10m in Series A funding led by Energy Innovation Capital and including some well-known fossil fuels funds including Shell Ventures and Chevron Technology Ventures. per cent clean energy.

Sustainable Food Management Checklist: Getting Started Guide for the Office Cafeteria

Green Business Bureau

In this Green Business Bureau article, we wanted to help you support a sustainable food supply model on a global level, starting at a smaller scale with your organization’s cafeteria. Our food supply chain demands an extravagant amount of energy.

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DPD to trial London EV Company's new 'range-extending' electric van

Business Green

Parcel delivery firm will run a series of road tests for LEVC's VN5 electric van over the coming months ahead of the vehicle hitting the market in the final months of 2020.