Fri.Nov 25, 2022

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Global market for 'nature tech' poised to triple to $6B by 2030

GreenBiz

Technologies such as satellite rainforest monitoring, tree-planting drones and carbon credit trading software are a 'burgeoning market opportunity' for nature-based solutions, according to a new report

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Cirba Solutions and GM extend collaboration on EV battery recycling

Charged

Cirba Solutions and GM have extended an existing agreement to recycle battery scrap generated by manufacturing and research at selected GM facilities through 2024. The original agreement dates from 2021, and GM has already recycled more than a million pounds of batteries.

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CAREC Ministers Endorse New Green Recovery, Food Security, and Clean Energy Cooperation Initiatives

Green Living Guy

News Release | 24 November 2022Read time: 3 mins MANILA, PHILIPPINES (24 November 2022) — Countries in central and west Asia have endorsed three new cross-border cooperation initiatives to help accelerate the region’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, improve food security, and boost the development of clean energy.

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Mercedes-Benz introduces electric EQE Sedan

Charged

The upcoming EQE Sedan is an electric version of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. It’s based on the Mercedes-EQ electric architecture (EVA2). The 2023 model is scheduled to arrive in US dealerships in the fall, at a starting price of $74,900.

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How Digital Transformation will Bend the Curve of the Linear Economy Toward the Circular

Speaker: Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director of SmartNations Foundation, Jimmy Jia, Venture Partner at Pi Labs, Fabienne Durand, Senior Advisor to the SmartNations Foundation, & Roger Strukhoff, Executive Director of the Tau Institute

The Carbon Zero, Circular Economy, is easily the most profoundly important result of digital transformation. Industry 4.0 has a massively cumulative impact on dematerialization (in all forms) and resultant decarbonization (both emissions and embodied) throughout the economy. Join panelists Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Jimmy Jia, Fabienne Durand, and their moderator Roger Strukhoff as they discuss how bending the carbon/GHG heavy linear economy to the circular is one of the hidden benefits of digital disruption.

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Nexeon appoints Steve Dobson as non-executive director

Alternative Energy Mag

Nexeon has appointed Steve Dobson as a non-executive director

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Electrify America invests $3 million in California to promote EVs in disadvantaged communities

Charged

Electrify America has announced nearly $3 million in new investment to help four community-based organizations to promote zero-emission vehicle education and awareness in low-income and disadvantaged communities throughout California.

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Nouveau Monde Graphite, Panasonic and Mitsui to develop graphite project in Québec

Charged

Nouveau Monde Graphite, Mitsui and Panasonic Energy have entered into a framework agreement to enable the next development steps of NMG’s ore-to-battery-market integrated graphite project in Québec.

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Johnson and Truss join onshore wind planning rebellion

Business Green

Two former Prime Ministers are set to back amendment tabled by Simon Clarke that would life the de facto ban on new onshore wind farms.

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This is how to grow a moon garden in your yard

Inhabitant

While you plan out your plot with color, texture and attractions for pollinators, why not set aside a special spot to enjoy after the sun goes down

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Global Briefing: Greta Thunberg backs legal challenge against Sweden's climate strategy

Business Green

Australian court blocks coal mine plans, Ireland promises beefed up climate strategy, and all the green business news from around the world. Swedish youth group launches legal challenge over government's climate plans.

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AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Nik Gowing, Brenda Laurel, Sheridan Tatsuno, Archie Kasnet, and Bruce Armstrong Taylor

Join our amazing panelists, Nik Gowing, Founder at Thinking the Unthinkable and International Broadcaster; Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, The Climate 4.0 Project, to discuss how today's AR/VR and related AI-enabled technologies can be effectively applied, using data from such sources as NASA and NOAA, to both improve and accelerate urban sustainability planning and design.

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Reality EV Charging

CleanTechnica

By William H Fitch III, We Are Solar Owner. Clean Transport Electric Vehicles EV Charging EV Charging Stations ABB chargepoint EVolve NY

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Natural England chair urges government to stay the course on green farming subsidy plans

Business Green

Tony Juniper to deliver speech today urging farmers and policymakers to reject 'false choise’ between nature protection and food production.

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Most Efficient Solar Cells Graph Gets Upgraded

CleanTechnica

The most-visited page on NREL’s website has a big new upgrade. Clean Power Solar Cells Solar Energy Solar Records National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) solar efficiency records

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Sip or guzzle? Here's how Google's data centres use water

Business Green

With a pledge to restore 120 per cent of the 'water it consumes' by 2030, Google is rethinking the approaches used to cool its massive data centres.

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Don’t Forget The 2-Wheel Electric Revolution

CleanTechnica

The summit season has kicked off big time in Southeast Asia, and green vehicles are in the spotlight. Local police are even riding electric motorcycles to escort delegates. You probably saw it on the news.

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PPAs and the Corporate Renewables Revolution: BusinessGreen debuts latest whitepaper

Business Green

New whitepaper exclusively available to Advanced BusinessGreen members.

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Are Eco-Regulations Really At The Core Of Coal’s Demise?

CleanTechnica

Environmental lawmaking to address global warming continues to confront hurdles, especially in conservative media, as money drives polarization over measures to tackle the climate crisis. Coal Fossil Fuels Green Economy Carbon Emissions Fox News Texas US Department of Energy (DOE) Waste Reduction

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Get Mooving: New partnership aims to boost access to London's EV charging network

Business Green

EV fleet provider Moove has teamed up with tech firm Paua to build a new app to help facilitate charging across the capital.

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Vantem Offers Energy Efficient Factory Made Modular Dwellings

CleanTechnica

Modular home manufacturer Vantem has just closed a Series A funding round led by Breakthrough Energy Ventures. Buildings Green Economy

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The clean energy sector needs more young people

Business Green

What do we need to build a clean energy workforce? The Powering Jobs Census from Power for All has some answers. Thinking about alternative approaches to power the world has never been more crucial.

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General Motors Vows To Avoid “Opportunistic” EV Prices

CleanTechnica

General Motors says it plans to avoid opportunistic pricing for its upcoming electric cars so they are affordable by more drivers. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles General Motors GM

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BYD To Build 20 GWh Battery Factory In Wenzhou, China

CleanTechnica

Following closely on the heels of rumors about sodium-ion batteries, BYD announced a new 20 GWh battery factory in China. Batteries Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Energy Storage Green Economy Manufacturing battery factories BYD China

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East Africa Breweries PLC To Increase The Use Of Solar PV At Its Breweries

CleanTechnica

East Africa Breweries PLC (EABL) has just published its 2022 Sustainability Report. Established in 1922, EABL’s network of breweries, distillers, and distribution network spans across six markets in Eastern Africa.

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A New Player, HOLON, Enters The Emerging Autonomous People Mover Industry

CleanTechnica

When it comes to autonomous vehicles, it’s easy to think of them as today’s manually-driven vehicles but with the ability to drive themselves. And, one couldn’t honestly be called stupid for thinking that, because everything we see now could be described thus.

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MG ZS EV vs. BYD Atto 3 — Dual Owner Comparison!

CleanTechnica

As the battle between MG and BYD for the title of second highest selling electric vehicle in Australia heats up, I met with a couple that own one of each. Tired of waiting for the BYD Atto 3 to arrive, they purchased an MG ZS EV 18 months ago and are well placed to compare […].

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Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) Buys Hyundai Kona EVs & JAC Electric Pickup Trucks!

CleanTechnica

Kenya Electricity Generating Company PLC (KenGen) has an installed generation capacity of 1,904 MW, of which over 86% is drawn from green sources, namely: hydro (826 MW), geothermal (799 MW), and wind (25.5 The rest (253 MW) is generated from fossil fuels at its thermal power plants.

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Vanadium Flow Batteries Could Leapfrog Over Pumped Hydro For Long Duration Energy Storage

CleanTechnica

Flow batteries sport a number of advantages compared to lithium-ion batteries, including the ability to restart quickly after being idled for long periods of time.

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How Much Electricity Will Electric Airplanes Need, & How Much Will It Cost?

CleanTechnica

How much electricity will be required for electric aviation and how much will it cost?

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Can Electric Vehicles Revive the Great Aussie Road Trip? Part 3

CleanTechnica

The great Aussie road trip continues. Read part 1 here and part 2 here. Our Bairnsdale accommodation was not only luxurious but had Tesla destination chargers. We had a stress-free few days visiting spots around Lakes Entrance in Victoria.

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How Long Does A Tesla Battery Last In Australia?

CleanTechnica

How long does a Tesla battery last in Australia? This is becoming more of a common question now that Tesla has doubled its presence on Australian roads. Teslas are everywhere! Someone recently commented that they are becoming as common as cockroaches and cane toads.

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Tesla Cybertruck Design Update Spotted In New Or Updated Prototype

CleanTechnica

A new video of the Tesla Cybertruck has surfaced online, showing some significant changes to its design. Tesla makes the absolute coolest toy for adults. Who else loves the cybertruck?

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Sunrun Is Adding Ford F-150 Lightnings To Its Fleet

CleanTechnica

I used to work in the solar industry, so it’s something that is close to my heart. I got into the commercial and industrial solar industry (C&I) in 2015. At that time, Zimbabwe was going through an extensive power rationing program as the utility was battling to meet demand.