Carbon neutral eggs

Business Green

After all, around a third of total greenhouse gas emissions come from the world's food system, with supply chains driving land-use change and deforestation at one end of the chain, transport adding to emissions in the middle, and then mountains of food waste exacerbating the problem at the other end.

Electric boilers fuel Diageo’s carbon-neutral whiskey distillery dream

GreenBiz

Electric boilers fuel Diageo’s carbon-neutral whiskey distillery dream. But Diageo’s new 72,000-square-foot distillery is designed to be completely carbon-neutral. Jesse Klein. Thu, 07/30/2020 - 00:30. Even whiskey is going electric.

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Three takeaways from Amazon’s new carbon neutralization plan

EDF + Business

We don’t have the luxury of time to waste. That’s why Amazon’s new carbon neutralization paper is a breath of fresh air. Ensuring the quality of carbon credits is crucial. Working within critical guardrails , high-quality carbon credits can have a big impact.

Apple embeds racial justice into new supply-chain carbon neutrality pledge

GreenBiz

Apple embeds racial justice into new supply-chain carbon neutrality pledge. Its own operations have been carbon neutral for some time, thanks in large part to its extensive investments in renewable energy projects.

L’Oreal achieves carbon-neutrality across US operations

Renewable Energy World

French-headquartered beauty products company L’Oreal has reached carbon neutrality for scopes 1 and 2 emissions across its facilities in the US. These projects turn an otherwise wasted resource into pipeline-quality RNG that displaces the use of fossil-based natural gas.

Morrisons to feed hens with insects in push for 'carbon neutral' eggs

Business Green

The supermarket is aiming to slash the carbon impact of its eggs by replacing soya feed with a insects at 10 UK egg farms. The supermarket said it expects to recycle over 30 tonnes of fruit and vegetable waste a week through the initiative.

What’s the difference between net-zero and carbon-neutral policies?

Renewable Energy World

As understanding of the climate crisis increases and the harm to ourselves, the environment, business, industry, and the economy that will follow, so a desire to not only reduce carbon but to be seen reducing carbon increases. This requires an initial carbon footprint measurement.

On the road to carbon neutrality

Business Green

We began our sustainability journey over 25 years ago, and since then have made good progress, particularly in cutting carbon emissions. By 2030, Dow will reduce its net annual carbon emissions by five million metric tons versus its 2020 baseline.

Climate Crisis, Global Warming, Carbon Neutral, Zero Waste: Meaningful Buzzwords or Passing Fads?

Green Business Bureau

These continuous changes result in increases in waste, emissions, resource depletion and high energy consumption. The problem we face today, is really the problems associated with population growth, consumption, waste and disposal. Does zero waste really mean zero waste?

The world’s first ‘carbon-neutral’ cargo ship is already low on gas

Grist

When shipping giant Maersk announced last month it would operate a “carbon-neutral” vessel by 2023, the Danish company committed to using a fuel that’s made from renewable sources, is free of soot-forming pollutants — and is currently in scarce supply.

Lidl GB unveils plan to become 'carbon neutral' by next year

Business Green

Lidl GB this morning became the latest supermarket to announce ambitious new decarbonisation goals, pledging to make its operations 'carbon neutral' by 2022 before slashing its direct emissions by 80 per cent against 2019 levels by 2030.

Root Zero: First 'carbon neutral' potatoes to be sold in UK supermarkets

Business Green

The UK's first carbon neutral potatoes will be sold in supermarkets across the UK from next week, Welsh food producer Puffin Produce announced yesterday. Co-op becomes the first retailer to stock new net zero emission potatoes, with Root Zero available in 200 stores from next week.

Electric boilers fuel Diageo's carbon-neutral whiskey distillery dream

Business Green

But Diageo's new 72,000-square-foot distillery is designed to be completely 'carbon-neutral'. Diageo wouldn't comment on the exact financial costs or long-term savings associated with the carbon-neutral facility.

A Goal for 2020: Achieving Carbon Neutrality

Sustainability Consulting

Early this year, Microsoft rocked the sustainability world by announcing it was going not only carbon neutral but carbon negative by 2030. What is carbon negative and how will Microsoft achieve this goal? Microsoft says it wants to achieve net zero carbon emissions.

Greener teeth: GSK unveil first 'carbon neutral' toothbrush

Business Green

New design reduces carbon footprint of classic Dr.BEST toothbrush by 50 per cent, with remaining emissions are set to be offset through a community project in Madagascar.

AT&T dials up 2035 carbon neutral target

Business Green

The world's biggest telecommunications company, AT&T, has committed to becoming carbon neutral by 2035 as part of a new package of climate targets.

Finnish hockey team goes carbon-neutral

AGreenLiving

Lahti Pelicans, a Finnish ice hockey club, is championing for a carbon-free world. In celebration of Lahti’s crowning as the 2021 European Green Capital, the Pelicans set a goal of becoming the first carbon-neutral hockey club in the world.

'Supermarket first': Lidl and Wyke Farms to serve up 'carbon neutral' Cheddar cheese

Business Green

Supermarket and dairy brand team up to develop more sustainable on-farm working practices alongside purchase of 'gold standard' carbon offset credits to boost green credentials of cheese.

BLOOM ENERGY DELIVERS RENEWABLE POWER FROM DAIRY FARM WASTE

altenergymag

Captured biogas will create carbon neutral electricity for electric vehicles

Pandora sparkles with carbon neutral commitment

Business Green

Company becomes first jewellery firm to join Science Based Targets Initiative with pledge to become 'carbon neutral' by 2025. Specifically, the Denmark-headquartered company said it has set a target to become 'carbon neutral' across its own options by 2025.

Carbon-neutral, prefab development targets sustainable urbanism for Rotterdams Rijnhaven area

AGreenLiving

SmartMoves 51.90,’ proposes high-density development built from low-waste, prefabricated architecture in a range of building typologies, from high-rises to floating creative communities.

Charlotte McCurdy, Phillip Lim design carbon-neutral algae sequin dress

AGreenLiving

Made of tiny bits of shiny or translucent plastic, they are a significant contributor to ocean microplastics and fashion-derived plastic waste. The dress is entirely carbon-neutral and free from synthetic plastics or dyes.

Samsonite lift sustainability efforts with 'carbon neutral' pledge

Business Green

Luggage maker promises to cut carbon emissions, source 100 per cent renewable energy, and boost durability and recyclability of its products.

Racing ahead: Formula E team Envision Virgin Racing certified as carbon neutral

Business Green

Electric racing team secures certification from the Carbon Trust. The PAS 2060 carbon neutrality certification covers the team's operational facilities in Silverstone and London, as well as its race and business travel for up to 40 personnel, the firm announced yesterday.

'Carbon neutral computing': Intel plots path to zero waste, zero carbon computers

Business Green

Computer chip giant's sustainability report outlines a raft of new green goals, including a pledge to send zero waste to landfill and achieve "net positive" water use.

Harvesting electricity from trash helps Investec reach 'carbon neutrality'

Business Green

Investment giant says combination of direct emissions savings and South African landfill gas projects have helped it secure 'carbon neutral' status. Only then do we offset our remaining carbon emissions to ensure a net zero carbon impact.".

Delta Air Lines sets 2030 'carbon neutral' goal backed by $1bn green investment plan

Business Green

Delta Air Lines has become the latest aviation setting set its sites on becoming 'carbon neutral', setting a target date of 2030 and pleding to invest $1bn in achieving the goal over the next ten years.

Electric boilers fuel Diageo’s carbon-neutral whiskey distillery dream

AGreenLiving

Electric boilers fuel Diageo’s carbon-neutral whiskey distillery dream Jesse Klein Thu, 07/30/2020 – 00:30 Even whiskey is going electric. But Diageo’s new 72,000-square-foot distillery is designed to be completely carbon-neutral.

The carbon choreographer: Mahindra Group's Anirban Ghosh on building a carbon neutral business empire

Business Green

The chief sustainability officer tells BusinessGreen how the Indian business group is steering more than 150 companies behind a 2040 carbon neutrality goal.

Signify hails 'carbon neutrality' milestone as it switches on new green targets

Business Green

Lighting giant Signify has today announced a series of sustainability milestones, claiming it has achieved 'carbon neutral' status for its global operations, which it said are now also powered by 100 per cent renewable electricity.

Natural remedy: Non-alcoholic spirits firm Seedlip unveils carbon neutral plan

Business Green

British drinks company Seedlip has announced a flurry of new sustainability goals, including a plan to achieve carbon neutrality within two years across its full range of distilled non-alcoholic spirits.

Vegan, almost zero waste & carbon neutral: the Conscious Festival powered by Holland & Barrett is back for its 5th edition

Eco-Business

Powered by Holland & Barrett, The Conscious Festival by Green Is The New Black is returning to The Lion City on 2 - 3 November 2019. The fifth edition will take place at South Beach, a sprawling eco-lifestyle destination in the heart of Singapore

Dow’s Jim Fitterling on tackling plastic waste and the company’s sustainability goals

GreenBiz

Dow’s Jim Fitterling on tackling plastic waste and the company’s sustainability goals. In a conversation with GreenBiz Executive Editor Joel Makower, Dow CEO Jim Fitterling details strategy for the company’s latest sustainability commitments — including being carbon neutral by 2050.

Cherry trees and carbon neutrality: LG Solar targets recycling boost as part of 2030 net zero goal

Business Green

Korean technology giant's solar panel manufacturing arm pledges to become carbon neutral by 2030. The company forms part of Korean technology giant LG Electronics, which last year set out its broader strategy to achieve carbon neutrality by 2030 across its global business.

Including Waste-to-Energy in the EU ETS won’t help sustainable waste management, says trade group

Envirotec Magazine

A Fortum waste-to-energy plant in Brista, Sweden. A trade group comprising European suppliers of waste-to-energy technology, ESWET welcomed a recent opportunity to contribute to the EU Emissions Trading System’s revision (EU ETS). Energy-from-Waste

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Ski atop the worlds cleanest waste-to-energy plant in Copenhagen

Inhabitat - Innovation

Six years after breaking ground, CopenHill—a waste-to-energy plant topped with a year-round ski slope—is officially open, marking a major milestone in Copenhagen’s journey to becoming the world’s first carbon-neutral city by 2025. Bjarke Ingels Group, SLA, AKT, Lüchinger+Meyer, MOE and Rambøll designed the new architectural landmark that they describe as the cleanest waste-to-energy plant in the world.

Apple embeds racial justice into new supply-chain carbon neutrality pledge

AGreenLiving

Apple embeds racial justice into new supply-chain carbon neutrality pledge Heather Clancy Tue, 07/21/2020 – 04:13 Apple already has ventured far beyond most other companies when it comes to pushing for climate action within its supply chain. With its latest set of combined sustainability commitments, Apple is pushing for carbon neutrality across its entire business by the end of this decade, including its supply chain and the life cycle for its products.

Ford revs up 2050 carbon neutrality target

Business Green

Ford has become the first maintream US carmaker to vow to achieve carbon neutrality by mid-century in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement. We congratulate Ford on its commitment to be carbon neutral by 2050," she said.

Bio-waste powers board production

Envirotec Magazine

In an apparent industry first, a new facility will use organic waste to provide the heat and power required for the production of corrugated sheet board. The investment will facilitate the manufacture of carbon neutral corrugated material for use at Swanline and McLaren’s respective manufacturing plants in Staffordshire and Port Glasgow. BioG-UK also provides a network for collection of organic waste; the fuel for such a plant. The CorrBoard Bioenergy facility.

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GE to produce zero waste wind turbine blades by 2030, company says

Renewable Energy World

GE Renewable Energy announced a plan Tuesday to produce zero waste wind turbine blades by 2030. Nearly a third of LM Wind Power's carbon footprint comes from waste disposal. Follow @EngelsAngle.

Sustainability in Healthcare: How Telemedicine and Virtual Meetings Reduce Emissions and Waste

Green Business Bureau

Several scientific studies have concluded that telemedicine reduces the carbon footprint of healthcare visits, primarily by reducing transport-associated emissions. A few studies have looked at the carbon footprint of these large events. Carbon footprint of the RSNA annual meeting.

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Bjarke Ingels Group and The Metals Company Design a New Generation of Offshore and Onshore Assets to Produce Critical EV Battery Metals From Seafloor Rocks

altenergymag

Designs unveiled for seafloor mineral collector robots, carbon-neutral vessels and waste-free metals processing and recycling plants will enable a circular supply chain for battery metals

Dow’s Jim Fitterling on tackling plastic waste and the company’s sustainability goals

AGreenLiving

Dow’s Jim Fitterling on tackling plastic waste and the company’s sustainability goals In a conversation with GreenBiz Executive Editor Joel Makower, Dow CEO Jim Fitterling details strategy for the company’s latest sustainability commitments — including being carbon neutral by 2050. Its other commitments are related to protecting the climate, stopping waste and closing the loop.