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20 C-suite sustainability champions for 2021

GreenBiz

20 C-suite sustainability champions for 2021. These 20 C-suite executives have steered their companies forward through much disruption, providing inspiration for the possibilities of advancing sustainability, social responsibility and circular business models — sometimes all at once.

Tech Startup Sustainability Guide: Running An Eco-Friendly Business

Green Business Bureau

Tech startup sustainability. Tech startup sustainability means to be purpose-driven and sustainable. For the major tech giants Salesforce , Lenovo , and Microsoft , sustainability lies at the core of these organizations. Tech startup sustainability: 6 top tips.

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Restaurant Sustainability: 8 Tips On How to Run an Eco Friendly Restaurant

Green Business Bureau

What Is Restaurant Sustainability? If you own a restaurant, it’s time to get serious about sustainability. Restaurant sustainability refers to the process of making a restaurant more eco-friendly and socially responsible. Business benefits of restaurant sustainability.

Law Firm Sustainability: 6 Steps for Creating an Eco-Friendly Practice

Green Business Bureau

Sustainable Law Firms. Law firm sustainability is a strategic business shift that aims to prevent socially and environmentally damaging operations in the legal industry. There’s heightened market demand for sustainable practices with robust and transparent disclosure.

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Researchers test seawater air conditioning as a renewable cooling alternative

AGreenLiving

A new study led by the International Institute of Applied System Analysis (IIASA) indicates that using seawater air conditioning is a greener alternative to conventional AC and could reduce cooling costs significantly.

Greentown Startups Share Insights on the Buildings Sector?

Greentown Labs

Greentown Labs supports startups that are decarbonizing the key greenhouse-gas-emitting sectors—agriculture, buildings, electricity, manufacturing, and transportation—and building resilient communities. MATERIAL AND TECH INNOVATIONS. primary energy use.

Cleantech San Diego to Host Three-Part Energy Startup Showcase Series in November

CleanTech San Diego

17 Southern California Energy Innovation Network Companies Will Present. Aquacycl’s BETT systems eliminate primary sludge, offer net-neutral energy operations, and guarantee permit compliance at operational costs that are 50-95% lower than incumbent processes.

From materials innovation to modular construction: The property sector plots its pathway to net zero

Business Green

Zero emissions equipment, modular construction methods, and materials innovation have all been touted as avenues the industry must explore to drive down these emissions in line with the UK's national net zero emissions goal.

Zero-waste Orford Mews to bring energy-positive homes to East London

AGreenLiving

London-based property developer gs8 has unveiled designs for Orford Mews, a pilot project for a sustainable residential development in the North East London district of Walthamstow, which is currently undergoing regeneration. Designed by architect Michael Lynas of Studio Anyo , the contemporary, nine-unit development will serve as a landmark project for energy-positive, zero-waste housing. Read more: Zero-waste Orford Mews to bring energy-positive homes to East London.

Greentown Labs, Saint-Gobain, and MassCEC Announce the Healthy Buildings Challenge Startup Participants

Greentown Labs

The Healthy Buildings Challenge received 99 applications from 15 countries, representing a range of innovations in building materials, coatings, and envelope systems, as well as digital platforms, monitoring, and supplemental technologies. Somerville, Mass.,

Cleantech San Diego to Host Three-Part Energy Startup Showcase Series in November

CleanTech San Diego

17 Southern California Energy Innovation Network Companies Will Present. Aquacycl’s BETT systems eliminate primary sludge, offer net-neutral energy operations, and guarantee permit compliance at operational costs that are 50-95% lower than incumbent processes.

Does Teleworking Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions? Context And Methodological Implications

Energy Innovation

Energy Innovation partners with the independent nonprofit Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI) to provide climate and energy research updates. For instance, reductions in commuting and office energy use reduces overall energy use and emissions.

Trends in EV charging capabilities

Charged

The growth of the electric vehicle market may feel inevitable: the focus on reducing CO2 emissions, the current political climate, investment by the government and automotive industry, and the ongoing pursuit of the all-electric society all point to a boon in electric vehicles.

Making the Impossible Possible

Mr. Sustainability

Zero-emission shipping is sustain needed to sustain our planet as well as our economy , and time is of the essence. The largest crane vessel is Sleipnir, which has an installed power generation capacity of 98MW. For the low and regular power mode, this is between 170 and 230 MWh.

Building homes that fight against climate change

AGreenLiving

As such, it’s time to get serious about where and how we build our homes to keep our families safe while also lessening our impact on the planet. As such, it is important to design homes that can stand strong against these natural disasters. Deltec Homes Images via Deltec Homes.

Meet Our Members: Introducing Greentown’s Newest Startups of Q2 2021

Greentown Labs

Twenty-six startups joined our community in Q2 2021, working on innovations as diverse as kinetic wave energy, soil carbon measurement, efficient wind turbine installation, and electric, uncrewed surface vehicles. Electricity.

20 C-suite sustainability champions for 2021

AGreenLiving

20 C-suite sustainability champions for 2021 Elsa Wenzel Mon, 01/11/2021 – 02:15 The big stories of 2020 were not just about a pandemic, a reckoning on racial justice, an economic calamity and the ever-imminent rise of climate change impacts. These 20 C-suite executives have steered their companies forward through much disruption, providing inspiration for the possibilities of advancing sustainability, social responsibility and circular business models — sometimes all at once.

A North-Pole, How Much Longer?

Mr. Sustainability

An Awe-Inspiring Place The Arctic, also affectionately called the North Pole and home to Santa Claus, has always been a magical place that captivated our imagination. As long as there is ice in a body of water, any surrounding heat energy is carried towards the ice to make it melt.

Net Zero Festival: Firms urged to put data at the heart of decarbonisation strategies

Business Green

You need to start with data', sustainability leaders from National Grid and Schneider Electric urge companies. As soon as we start to segregate different sources of power, there's no reason why we can't do that.".

Event - New Frontiers in Renewable Energy and Resources

Green Market Oracle

New Frontiers in Renewable Energy and Resources will take place on November 25-26, 2019 in Rome, Italy. The theme is "Renewable Energy for a Better Future" and the it will include: Keynote talks, Plenary sessions, Discussion Panels, B2B Meetings, Poster symposia, Video Presentations, and Workshops. Sources of Energy A substance that is converted by process into usable energy then the substance is called source of energy.

New Zealand eco-lodge Camp Glenorchy is net-positive

AGreenLiving

Its design encourages sustainable living while minimizing the impact on the lush surroundings. The Headwaters opened its doors in early 2018 with a commitment to blending rustic, authentic experiences with comfortable, sustainable lodging. These categories include place, materials, beauty, water, energy, health and happiness, and equity. Water Camp Glenorchy actively monitors and manages the site’s water consumption. This powers all 14 chalets and the eco-lodge.

'The green recovery starts at home': EU accelerates Green Deal with buildings, chemicals, and methane plans

Business Green

In the latest addition to its 'green recovery' package, the European Commission yesterday unveiled a flurry of crucial green strategies, targets, and policies, ranging from new green building and renewable energy programmes, to tighter rules governing chemical use and methane emissions.

Inside Eastman’s moonshot goal for endlessly circular plastics

GreenBiz

There are hundreds of buildings and countless miles of pipes, conveyors, distillers, cooling towers, valves, pumps, compressors and controls. During World War II, the Kingsport site infamously was used to make RDX, a powerful explosive — a million and a half pounds a day, at its peak.

Building Enduring Businesses - Part Deux

Mr. Sustainability

I use an idea on energy-independence services to show how I would shape my own business, starting with the why (purpose) all the way to the how (non-negotiables) and the what (organization). Be honest with yourself: when was the last time you came home and not complained about work to your loved ones or friends? It is a company that focuses around providing decentralized energy solutions to everyday people with a smile. Tired of complaining about your company? Build your own!

The Lead-Acid Battery’s Demise Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

R-Squared Energy

Many people have argued that oil usage is on its way to extinction. Answering the questions on BCI’s behalf is Dr. Matt Raiford, manager, Consortium for Battery Innovation , the global lead battery pre-competitive research consortium supported by BCI. For example, for energy storage, lead is a very good fit for areas where safety is a concern as evidenced by fire marshals in New York and Boston restricting the use of lithium ion batteries in residential buildings.

Pioneering projects celebrated by foundation behind water documentary

Envirotec Magazine

Organisations that have embraced innovation to protect and enhance water supplies have been recognised for their pioneering work by the foundation behind the recent documentary film Brave Blue World. It has also achieved a 50% reduction in energy savings.

Facebook unveils 'hyperscale' district heat system at Danish data centre

Business Green

Facebook has unveiled a new heat recovery system at a wind-powered data centre in Denmark that shuttles surplus heat from its servers to homes in the nearby community. It's the pairing of these two at hyperscale that is innovative.".

Climate Corps Alumni Advisory Board

EDF + Business

He/Him/His) Energy & Sustainability Consultant, Cumming Corporation Los Angeles, CA, USA Shorenstein Realty Services (‘15). Trevor earned his Master of Science in Sustainability Management at American University and has over 9 years’ experience. residential sector.

Making the Most of Our Carbon

Clean Energy Trust

Clockwise from upper left: pictures of NET Power, Fulcrum BioEnergy, and Lanzatech facilities Addressing climate change is a complex and difficult challenge, but we have more figured out than you might think. Most people actually agree on what a good game plan looks like, which is generally in line with this framework which I’ve borrowed from Shayle Kann of Energy Impact Partners: A. often either because of the energy density or high temperatures required in these processes.

Optimise, decarbonise, educate: How should businesses respond to the gas price crisis?

Business Green

BusinessGreen offers a five point guide for how progressive companies can shield themselves from volatile energy markets while still moving closer to their net zero goals. Embrace energy efficiency. Optimise energy use. Unhitch your energy mix from fossil fuels.

'A new future for Saltend': Can hydrogen and carbon capture create a 'green' chemicals hub on the Humber?

Business Green

The tangle of cooling towers, pipes, refineries, engines, and turbines that make up the vast Saltend Chemicals Park may not look particularly modern, but the 100-year-old site could be about to find itself at the cutting edge of the 21st century economy.

The Pros and Cons of Going Solar

Sunrun

Let’s start with the good news: Benefit: Going Solar Could Help You Save A Lot Of Money Rationale: One of the best advantages of solar energy is the savings. For example, with Sunrun’s solar lease, you can start saving 20% off your electric bills from day one, with as little as $0 down.1 In places like California, Hawaii and Massachusetts, where electricity currently costs up to twice the national average, you may be poised to benefit even more from reduced dependence on the grid.2

Motorcycle parts from GPR Italia are recyclable

AGreenLiving

The motorcycle is the only truly sustainable mobility,” said Mauro Orlandi, owner and CEO of GPR Italia SRL. Related: NAWA reveals hybrid electric motorcycle at CES 2020 An Italian motorcycle family business Milan -based GPR Exhaust System was founded in 1968, so they been around for more than 50 years. Orlandi says that GPR was ahead of the market in adopting sustainability measures. Motorcycles often get a bad rap, environmentally speaking.

Are carbon offsets the answer to the climate change crisis?

Business Green

It affects many parts of our lives, from our diets to the way we heat our homes to our choice of holiday destinations, and of course it is becoming a key consideration for investors too. How corporates are tackling the 'elephant in the room'.

Making Connections and Finding Inspiration at WCS Talks 2016

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

The annual flagship event of Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is always informative, enlightening — and fun. Many of the speakers talked about the importance of systems in advancing sustainability efforts. Kate Brandt , Google’s Lead for Sustainability, emphasized how businesses can lead the way in promoting a “circular economy” that’s more than just a buzzword. Their list of sustainable actions is long, but Brandt said Google has really just begun.

Inside Eastman's moonshot goal for endlessly circular plastics

Business Green

From plastics to fashion, the US chemicals giant is innovating in pursuit of a new approach for managing the world's most ubiquitous materials. There are hundreds of buildings and countless miles of pipes, conveyors, distillers, cooling towers, valves, pumps, compressors and controls.