Exxon's leaked documents reveal devastating pollution plan

Inhabitat - Innovation

Despite these initial claims, the company's internal documents paint a different picture Earlier this year when ExxonMobil announced its intention to reduce its methane emissions and gas-burning, many welcomed and celebrated the news.

SAE releases updates for two EV charging documents

Charged

The updated EV charging documents will play a role in advancing automotive requirements for distributed energy resources (DER) projects. Gordon Lum, leader of the SAE J2847/3 updates, said, “With this updated document, the promise of using an EV as a DER is now closer to reality.”

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Tiny House Sustainable Living blog documents life in an off-grid tiny home

Inhabitat - Innovation

Jennifer of Tiny House Sustainable Living documents tiny home construction, off-grid living and homesteading on her blog

IMCA PUBLISHES BASIC TRAINING DOCUMENT AIMED AT OFFSHORE RENEWABLES SECTOR

altenergymag

The new guidance document incorporates an invaluable matrix to aid clarity for the sector The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published ‘Basic Safety Training Requirements for Personnel Employed in the Offshore Renewable Energy Sector' (IMCA C 018).

Vivint Solar chooses InMoment to document customer experience

Solar Power World

Vivint Solar has chosen InMoment, a provider of experience intelligence (XI), as its primary technology platform to expand its Voice of Customer (VoC) program.

Leaked Document Lifts Lid on EU’s Green Deal ‘Recovery’ Package

GreenTechMedia

A draft document obtained by Bloomberg and Euractiv lays out a series of planned policies.

Documents Show Koch Network's 'Structure of Social Change' in Action

DeSmogBlog

Read time: 10 mins Back in 1996, the president of the Charles Koch Foundation laid out a blueprint for the Koch network’s goals of social transformation — a three-tiered integrated strategy to roll back government regulations, promote free market principles, and, in doing so, to protect the industries that turned the Koch brothers into billionaires. .

New Documents Reveal Exxon-owned Canadian Oil Giant's Shifting Climate Change PR

DeSmogBlog

Public concern regarding environmental problems is being translated into legislation rapidly,” Imperial Oil warned in an annual research planning document dated January of that year.

Documents Shine New Light on Koch Brothers’ Early Efforts to Abolish the Department of Energy

DeSmogBlog

Read time: 8 mins A scheme to abolish the Department of Energy ( DOE ) helped spur a failed 1980 Libertarian Party presidential bid — and in the process laid the groundwork for Charles and David Koch's powerful network of influence — as documents from a newly published archive show.

Years Before Exxon Valdez, Documents Show Exxon’s Imperial Oil Prioritized Public Image Over Spill Impacts

DeSmogBlog

Read time: 8 mins On February 4, 1970, the oil tanker SS Arrow was carrying a cargo of heavy bunker oil for Imperial Oil Limited when it encountered rough weather off the east coast of Canada. The ship’s captain had not sailed this route before and reportedly had no navigational charts.

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Exxon’s leaked documents reveal devastating pollution plan

AGreenLiving

Despite these initial claims, the company’s internal documents paint a different picture. Newly leaked documents reveal that Exxon actually plans to increase its carbon production by 17% by the year 2025. If the leaked documents are anything to go by, Exxon plans to continue this trend by following through with a 2018 plan to increase carbon output. Exxon’s leaked documents reveal devastating pollution plan.

Tiny House Sustainable Living blog documents life in an off-grid tiny home

AGreenLiving

She designed and built her shipping container -turned-tiny-home herself, documenting the whole process on her blog to give everyone a look into her everyday sustainable and off-grid lifestyle. Original post: Tiny House Sustainable Living blog documents life in an off-grid tiny home.

The Ray integrates plants and pollinators along I-85

Inhabitat - Innovation

A new University of Georgia thesis documents two efforts to better integrate grasses and wildflowers into a transit ecosystem

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Scientists support use of reusable containers during COVID-19 pandemic

Inhabitat - Innovation

The team, which includes scientists from 18 countries, has published a document stating that reusable containers are safe

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New Documents Show How Trump Interior Official Pushed Climate Misinformation into Federal Reports

DeSmogBlog

Read time: 8 mins A major New York Times investigative report, published March 2, revealed efforts by Indur M.

Eric J Dalius Reflects Upon the Roadmap to the Success of a Company

U.S. Green Technology

This document stresses the business models and the key strategies to gain customers and withstand the competition in the market. A business plan aids in explaining how your business will attract profits in the near future.

New Michael Moore-Backed Documentary On YouTube Reveals Massive Ecological Impacts Of Renewables

Forbes Green Tech

“Planet of the Humans” documents how industrial wind farms, solar farms, biomass, and biofuels are wrecking natural environments

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Here's How Your Business Can Benefit From No Carbon Required Printing

altenergymag

No matter which sector your business is in, one thing is inevitable: The need to print and duplicate documents. In this aspect, carbonless paper printing in Lincolnshire offers several benefits

Clean growth strategy to be overhauled to meet net zero

Business Green

BEIS minister promises a "significant refresh" of the 2017 document

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Oil Industry’s Public Climate Denial Campaign Dates Back to at Least 1980, Nearly a Decade Earlier Than Previously Thought

DeSmogBlog

Read time: 6 mins The American Petroleum Institute ( API ), the leading oil and gas industry trade group, publicly pushed misleading information on climate change as early as 1980 – much earlier than previously thought – according to newly discovered archival documents

How will China's carbon neutrality pledge affect the nation's energy transition?

Eco-Business

The announcement will have major ramifications on the country's energy transition, with the upcoming five-year blueprint potentially the most important document in global energy market history China aims to become carbon neutral by 2060.

‘Climatetech’ Is Heating Up in Venture Capital. Will Investors Learn From the First Cleantech Wave?

CleanTech Alliance

For years now, venture investors have stayed away from the cleantech category, a hangover from the Solyndra days that we have thoroughly documented on The Interchange. Source: GTM, Jan 29, 2020 “Climatetech” is suddenly the hot new trend in venture capital. But we appear to be in a new phase of interest. Prominent investors are publicly […]. Industry News

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Q&A: What does China's 14th 'five year plan' mean for climate change?

Eco-Business

This week, at the annual 'two sessions' political gathering in Beijing, the Chinese government approved a key policy document that will heavily influence the nation’s economic development — and climate policies — over the next decade and beyond

Department of Commerce Program Coordinators

CleanTech Alliance

General duties include assisting in funding application processes, managing grantee and contractor timelines and file documentation, performance accountability […]. Source: Washington State Dept. of Commerce: Jan 29, 2020 The Washington State Department of Commerce is seeking three Program Coordinators to provide assistance to the weatherization and clean energy grant programs administered by the Energy Programs Unit.

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WA Department of Commerce: Proposed Rules and CR-102 for Appliance Standards Filed

CleanTech Alliance

These documents will be published in the Washington State Register on Nov. 7, 2019 The Washington State Department of Commerce has filed its proposed rules and CR-102 for the appliance standards rulemaking. 20 and are currently available on Commerce’s Appliance Standards webpage. A public hearing on these proposed rules will be held at 2 […]. Public Policy

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Commentary: Klamath dam removal is not a partisan issue

CleanTech Alliance

Atkinson, Oregon Live, October 23, 2019 Atkinson, a former Oregon state legislator for 14 years, wrote and produced the film “A River Between Us” documenting the restoration of the Klamath River. Source: Jason A. He is a Rodel Fellow with the Aspen Institute. Today’s noisy partisan divide concerns me and makes the thought of meaningful […]. Commentary

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Notification: Comments Received by WA Dept. of Commerce for Clean Energy Transformation Act Draft Rule

CleanTech Alliance

The document can […]. Source: Washington State Department of Commerce, September 10, 2013. The Washington State Department of Commerce has received fifteen stakeholder comments concerning the draft rule language for federal incremental hydro, renewable energy certificates and the social cost of greenhouse gases. All comments have been posted on the Clean Energy Transformation Act web page. Public Policy

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Report reveals play-by-play of first U.S. grid cyberattack

CleanTech Alliance

grid created blind spots at a grid control center and several small power generation sites in the western United States, according to a document posted yesterday from the North American Electric Reliability Corp. Source: E&E News, Blake Sobczak, September 5, 2019 A first-of-its-kind cyberattack on the U.S.

Final Study: Kalama Methanol Plant a Net Positive Effect on Climate

CleanTech Alliance

The cradle-to-grave-analysis confirmed the basic conclusions of a draft version of the document released last fall. Source: Katie Fairbanks, The Daily News, August 31, 2019. The proposed $2 billion Kalama methanol plant would cause a net reduction in global greenhouse gas emissions, according to a study released Friday morning. The plant would release about 1.8 […]. Industry News

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Air Pollution Drop Surpasses 50 Percent In Some Cities During Coronavirus Lockdown

Forbes Green Tech

Air pollution in some cities is half what it was a year ago, according to new data from the satellite that has been documenting the impact of the coronavirus lockdown on air pollution across the world

From flying taxis to e-jeepneys: transport in Southeast Asia is going electric

Eco-Business

This video documents the pockets of hope for e-mobility around the most climate-vulnerable region [VIDEO] In smoggy Southeast Asian cities, change is afoot to electrify transport and clear some of the world's most polluted skies.

Inside Salesforce’s bold play for supply-chain leadership

GreenBiz

The provisions of the legal document won’t necessarily take effect immediately, though they are now part of “all standard purchasing contracts,” the company said, implemented whenever a supplier renews or when Salesforce makes purchases beyond an existing agreement.

Solar Support Introduces Industry’s First End-of-Warranty Plant and Equipment Assessment

altenergymag

This third-party inspection and documentation helps plant owners secure the support they're entitled to and avoid undue risk before coverage lapses Solar Support's independent plant and equipment end-of-warranty assessments help utility-PV asset owners evaluate system and equipment performance before coverage lapses.

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Physical Distancing on Mumbai’s Trains Is Nearly Impossible, and Station Design Is a Big Reason Why

The City Fix

This photo story is an attempt at documenting moments of precarious travel in Mumbai city, as part of a larger investigation focused on infrastructure design that. Mumbai’s suburban rail system is the world’s busiest, serving 7.5 million riders a day.

Greens winning here?

Business Green

They are not going to form the next government, but the Green Party manifesto remains a hugely important document

Back to Business: Enabling Public Bus Systems Post-COVID-19

The City Fix

COVID-19’s far-reaching impact on the aviation and railway industry is well-documented, along with the struggles of auto and taxi drivers. The ongoing pandemic has wreaked immense and lasting damage to India’s economy, and passenger transport has been particularly affected.

Talking Sustainability? Who are you talking to?

Terra Infirma

Every time I read a Sustainability document, I ask myself “who is this for?” Is this an outward looking document for an external audience or an inward looking one to guide key decision makers on the way forward?”

Exploring the Health of the Earth: Living Planet Report 2020

Ideas 4 Sustainability

The biennially published Living Planet Report constitutes the world’s leading scientific analysis of the state of the planet: it documents developments and trends in biodiversity, ecosystems, and human… Originally posted on SCIENCE FOR SUSTAINABILITY : Biodiversity is fundamental to human life on Earth. Yet, it is being destroyed by us at a rate unprecedented in history.

Building Political Will to Act on Road Safety

The City Fix

But despite the documented successes of the approach in. Since its beginning in Sweden in the 1990s, Vision Zero has become a global movement to prevent road fatalities and serious injuries by undertaking a Safe System approach to road safety.

Scientists Dissect The Tactics Of Climate Delayers

Forbes Green Tech

Scientists have documented four categories of tactics. With climate change increasingly difficult to deny, those who would do nothing about it have turned to delay. Green Tech /green-tech Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech Editors' Pick editors-pick innovation greentech

How to Reduce Your Business Waste In 2021: Top Tips

The Environmental Blog

For that reason, you should avoid printing documents wherever possible and think of creative, digital solutions instead. If you want to make your business more sustainable in 2021 and bounce back from the current economic crisis, reducing your business waste is a great place to start.

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Evidence Shows Oil Industry Flaring in Texas Being Done Without Permits

DeSmogBlog

Flying over flare stacks at more than three hundred oil and gas drilling sites, EDF staff used infrared cameras to document unlit flares whose methane pollution is invisible to the naked eye.

Argentina’s Illegal Oil and Gas Waste Dumps Show ‘Dark Side’ of Vaca Muerta Drilling, Says Criminal Complaint

DeSmogBlog

They seized a cache of documents, and opened an investigation into the potential illegal handling of massive volumes of fracking waste.

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