Could trash-to-energy technology feed hydrogen demand?

GreenBiz

Could trash-to-energy technology feed hydrogen demand? The annual demand could reach 19,120,458,891 tons by then, representing a tenfold increase from 2015 to 2050. . Combined with a push for decarbonization, these economics could drive demand, project energy experts. .

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Coronavirus: Falling power demand is impacting clean energy

GreenBiz

With the pandemic spurring a dramatic drop in economic activity across Europe, electricity, renewables and carbon prices have also plummeted. COVID-19 Energy & Climate Renewable Energy Solar Wind Power

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Coping with a changing demand

Envirotec Magazine

So, how do water companies prepare for an unexpected surge or drop in demand? Reducing energy wastage not only offers environmental and cost saving benefits, but also allows businesses to commit more resources to meet changing demands.

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We Earthlings: Demand Modernized Waste Management

AGreenLiving

A modern recycling infrastructure could reduce global carbon dioxide emissions by as much as 5%… The post We Earthlings: Demand Modernized Waste Management appeared first on Earth911. The rest is here: We Earthlings: Demand Modernized Waste Management. Eco appeared-first demand demand-modernized diet dioxide-emissions earth911 first-on-earth911 for-ways how & buy inspire & motivate longevity longevity-meal recycling there-are

Rich world’s demands fell poorer world’s forests

Eco-Business

The rich world’s demands are destroying them The tropical forests maintain global climate and nurture the riches of nature.

How on-demand food delivery apps could encourage low-carbon food

GreenBiz

How on-demand food delivery apps could encourage low-carbon food. Because the COVID-19 response has restricted restaurants to pick-up and delivery orders in many areas, business for on-demand food delivery apps such as DoorDash, Grubhub, Seamless and Uber Eats has increased dramatically. .

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A new decade demands new leadership in climate policy advocacy

GreenBiz

Only public policy can deliver the speed and scale of emissions reductions needed to limit the worst impacts of climate change. Climate Change GreenBiz 20 Policy & Politics Policy & Politics

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Xin Wei Yi Technology Park reduces energy and water demands

Inhabitat - Innovation

A new technology park, part of the Nanjing Eco Hi-Tech Island masterplan, will serve as an ecological destination for residents and tourists in China

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WoodMac: Coronavirus Will Undercut North American Power Demand Through 2021

GreenTechMedia

Wood Mackenzie projects significant pullbacks in the larger North American economy and corresponding impacts to demand for power. Wood Mackenzie’s baseline view yields lower power demand and power prices across North American power markets. How much will peak demand fall?

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California’s Big 2021 Grid Reliability Decision: Expand Supply or Manage Demand?

GreenTechMedia

California is facing a major decision under a tight deadline — whether it should push for large-scale power plants and batteries to prevent a repeat of its August 2020 rolling blackouts this coming summer, or turn to behind-the-meter resources like batteries and demand response.

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How will COVID impact demand response?

Solar Power World

By EnergyHub Regions impacted by COVID-19 have seen energy demand affected by business closures and quarantine behavior. But overall reduction in demand due to COVID-19 does not mean that utilities are abandoning their demand response goals for the upcoming season.

Global warming could push air conditioning demand up 59%

Inhabitat - Innovation

As the planet warms, more people are relying on AC. But AC just contributes to more warming

Sponsored Content: Water managers demand better, faster data

Envirotec Magazine

Amid increasing pressure from climate change and urbanisation, OTT’s UK Managing Director Nigel Grimsley explains the growing demand for monitoring technology that enables more effective water management. This article contains paid-for content created in collaboration with OTT Hydrometry Ltd.

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Coronavirus thumps palm oil demand

Eco-Business

Supply chain disruption and shrinking profits could hinder the expansion of ethical production amid the global pandemic

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Apex Clean Energy’s Mark Goodwin on how to reach escalating renewable energy demands

GreenBiz

Apex Clean Energy’s Mark Goodwin on how to reach escalating renewable energy demands. This video is sponsored by Apex Clean Energy.

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California Renewable Curtailments Surge as Coronavirus Cuts Demand

GreenTechMedia

California grid operator CAISO has been curtailing renewable energy at record levels this year, as the state’s ever-rising share of solar power during daylight hours increasingly outpaces electricity demand.

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California Ports Turn to Microgrids for Energy Security, Demand Flexibility

GreenTechMedia

But it can also substantially increase electricity demand at ports. In response to California's electrification push, the state's largest ports, including San Diego, Los Angeles, and Long Beach, are turning to microgrids for energy security and demand flexibility.

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India’s new farming laws driven by WTO demands

Eco-Business

India's farmers oppose new laws liberalising the agricultural sector, and critics say the laws will benefit big businesses rather than farmers

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24/7 Renewables: The Emerging Art of Matching Renewables With Demand

GreenTechMedia

If we really want to make them an effective decarbonization tool, we need to match them to real-time demand. A lot of companies and governments are committing to 100% renewable energy.

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Taylor Redman: I’m a young conservative demanding climate action

Defend Our Future

The post Taylor Redman: I’m a young conservative demanding climate action appeared first on Defend Our Future.

New report demands Brexit boost for repair industry

Envirotec Magazine

As well as preventing waste, this would satisfy public demand, stimulate the economy and help to create 34,000 new jobs in the repair sector and 346,000 new jobs in remanufacturing. The post New report demands Brexit boost for repair industry first appeared on Envirotec.

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California’s Latest Demand-Side Emergency Plan Takes Heat from Providers

GreenTechMedia

” That’s how a range of clean energy advocates and demand response providers are describing the California Public Utilities Commission’s latest plan to prevent a repeat of the state’s August 2020 rolling blackouts this coming summer. “Disappointing.”

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Global fossil fuel demand’s ‘staggering’ fall

Eco-Business

The world’s energy markets are in upheaval, as experts report an historic fall in global fossil fuel demand

Scotland should follow on-demand bus schemes example of other UK regions, says charity

Envirotec Magazine

Schemes which would see passengers order on-demand bus services should be introduced in Scotland, a leading mobility charity has said. The ‘flexible bus’ initiative would allow operators to use ‘Demand Responsive Technology’ which would link local buses with the people who need them.

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Stay-at-home orders increase demand for eco-friendly interiors

Inhabitat - Innovation

A new survey shows many people feel more inclined to create healthier indoor environments for their homes

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As Renewables Surge, Australia Ponders Options for Demand Response Market

GreenTechMedia

One of the big questions is around demand response, and who will oversee a market that has only started emerging in Australia. ESB has proposed a two-sided market, where a kilowatt of demand response has the same value as a kilowatt of generation.

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Energy Hedging: A New Way to Make Demand Response Pay in California?

GreenTechMedia

But the structures for valuing the “negawatts” that demand response delivers have largely remained the same. A new way to tap demand response in California’s challenging market.

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Can the global battery supply chain keep up with anticipated EV demand?

Charged

As global demand for EVs increases, many are questioning the adequacy of the existing battery supply chain. Nicholson says 97% of current EV demand is supplied by battery firms from China, Japan and South Korea.

Oil Refineries Face Shutdowns as Demand Collapses

DeSmogBlog

Read time: 6 mins A growing number of refineries around the world are either curtailing operations or shutting down entirely as the oil market collapses. .

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New rankings show boost in demand for sustainable cotton as Adidas claims the top spot

GreenBiz

Adidas climbed five places to claim the top spot in 2020's sustainable cotton rankings, but a third of the firms scored zero. Apparel

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UK Struggles With Problem from the Future: Sagging Power Demand and Surging Renewables

GreenTechMedia

Low electricity demand during the COVID-19 lockdown and ever-increasing wind and solar capacities have seen U.K. A pair of public holidays in May exacerbated the problem, sending power demand even lower.

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How Coronavirus Is Transforming Power Demand in MISO and the Northeast

GreenTechMedia

states’ responses to the coronavirus pandemic have already driven a shift in demand profiles, and new Genscape data from the Midwest and Northeast shows the extent of the transformation. This flattened demand curve has shifted the peak demand hour into the early afternoon.

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Rising urban space demands squeeze out farmers

Eco-Business

Their growing urban space demands devour farmland, bad news for tomorrow’s hungry world More people than ever now live in cities.

Sam Waterston with Oceana Demand Plastic-Free Choices VIDEO

Green Living Guy

The post Sam Waterston with Oceana Demand Plastic-Free Choices VIDEO appeared first on Green Living Guy. Actor and Oceana Board Member stars in new PSA campaign to stop On World Oceans Day, Oceana also released a Public Service Announcement (PSA).

EU releases study on demand and supply security of nickel for EV batteries

Charged

Against this demand backdrop, Roskill critically assessed the EU’s internal supply capabilities and identified the risk of future shortages. On an end-use basis (EV sales), Roskill forecasts that the EU27 has the ability to meet internal demand until 2024/25 before deficits emerge.

EIA: Coronavirus Depressing US Power Demand, Slowing Renewables Buildout

GreenTechMedia

While the oil and gas industries face the greatest risks, EIA’s latest Short-Term Energy Outlook also predicts steep declines in commercial and industrial electricity demand, and a significant decline in new generation capacity as a result. The coronavirus pandemic will depress U.S.

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Africa’s business and investment leaders step up to meet demands for impact and ESG investing

Impact Alpha

The post Africa’s business and investment leaders step up to meet demands for impact and ESG investing appeared first on Impact Alpha.

Solar Net Metering Under Threat as Shadowy Group Demands Intervention in State Policies

GreenTechMedia

States at the forefront of rooftop solar growth have made significant changes to their net metering policies over the past decade, from imposing monthly fees or demand charges to replacing them with alternative structures. Solar net metering, the backbone of the U.S.

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Heat network webinars available free on-demand

altenergymag

Switch2 Energy releases 'Lockdown Learning' webinar series for heat network designers, developers and operators

Demand Response Industry Asks Feds to Open States to Energy Market Competition

GreenTechMedia

Now FERC is being asked to put that authority to a new use: ending a decade-old provision allowing individual states to opt out of letting demand response companies enlist customers to turn down their energy use to support the power grid.

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OhmConnect Raises Infrastructure Funding for 550MW ‘Power Plant’ of Home Demand Flexibility

GreenTechMedia

A $100 million investment in residential demand response is redefining what "infrastructure" can be. The demand response format is open to renters and people who lack the budget or credit score to go solar; 40 percent of OhmConnect participants are low and moderate income, DeVries noted.

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The coronavirus has accelerated changes in energy supply and demand

Eco-Business

There is a compelling case that the pandemic has accelerated the move away from fossil fuels, and that investments in renewable energy will continue to grow

Extensible Energy adds demand charge elimination feature to software

Solar Power World

Extensible Energy has released new features for DemandEx, its demand charge reduction software that works without energy storage. The most notable improvement is HardCap, an intelligent algorithm that automatically blocks demand spikes over a pre-set kilowatt level.