Thu.Jun 23, 2022

3 missing ingredients for scaling regenerative agriculture

GreenBiz

Better messagers for technical advice, better standards and more diversification will help farmers move into more regenerative practices

Winners of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2022 announced

Envirotec Magazine

Winners of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2022 were announced on 23 June at the Plastics Recycling Show Europe in Amsterdam.

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Why renewable energy infrastructure needs to be built for a circular economy

GreenBiz

Designing the energy transition right can tackle not only climate change but mitigate biodiversity loss and address global inequalities

Massive Benefits of Introducing Greenery into Your Home and How to Do It

U.S. Green Technology

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re surely aware of how important spending time outside is for our mind, body, and soul. Not only do we get plenty of fresh air and allow our organisms to produce plenty of vitamin D, which is essential for those happy hormones, but we also get to reconnect.

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.

Meet the startup aiming to make hydrogen fuel a reality for cargo fleets

GreenBiz

Significant funding to startup Amogy could pave the path to an emissions-free global shipping sector

WHO values are insufficient, say developers of European map of aerosol pollution

Envirotec Magazine

The data used in the study comes from 22 measuring stations spread across the European continent. A protocol developed at PSI for the standardised evaluation of the different data sets ensured their comparability, says the group (image credit: Paul Scherrer Institute/Mahir Dzambegovic).

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Amsterdam orders 84 next-generation VDL Citea electric buses

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Amsterdam public transport agency GVB will expand its electric fleet with the purchase of 84 new-generation VDL Citeas from VDL Bus & Coach. The agency will begin deploying the new electric buses in 2023. VDL will deliver 30 articulated VDL Citeas of type LF-181 and 54 VDL Citeas LF-122.

Getting Decarb Done: A Guide for Business

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Companies face increasing pressure to dramatically reduce, report and account for how their operations impact society and the environment.

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New research looks at the economics of aluminum for EVs

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Research commissioned and funded by The Aluminum Association’s Aluminum Transportation Group has studied the content and economics of aluminum in EVs.

It’s time to include fungi in global conservation goals

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There's more than just flora and fauna in the natural world and we need to start protecting those as well

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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.

Despite stress toll of Covid-19 pandemic, mental health 'not seen as a development issue'

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The pandemic exacerbated a global mental health crisis. But social stigma, ignorance and a lack of metrics remain barriers to tackling a problem set to become the world's biggest health burden this decade

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How Are New Informal Transit Routes Formed?

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In 2015, the chairman of a Kampala administrative zone about 10 kilometers (6 miles) from the city’s downtown addressed a hand-written note to the chairman of a minibus taxi association. He humbly requested the group of drivers expand its services. Continue reading on TheCityFix.com.

Volta’s Charging for All initiative aims to deliver affordable access to EV charging

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Volta Charging has launched a new initiative called Charging for All, a multimillion-dollar commitment over the next few years to advance the Biden Administration’s EV infrastructure goals, specifically delivering affordable, equitable access to EV charging.

The Pacific Northwest Has Defeated Dozens of Fossil Fuel Projects — But the Industry Still Wants to Quietly Expand

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New large-scale fossil fuel projects have become mostly unworkable in the Pacific Northwest, with dozens canceled over the past decade due to fierce opposition from local communities. But the industry’s blitz is not yet over.

New Genesis GV60 to come with 3 years of free charging from Electrify America

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Buyers of the 2023 GV60 electric SUV will receive 3 years of 30-minute complimentary charging sessions on the Electrify America public charging network. GV60 drivers will be able to locate and access charging stations via the Electrify America mobile app.

Why Is the F95zone Website a Popular In-Game Community?

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Online games are increasing day by day, and many people have left physical games. People play games for entertainment, to pass the time, and to develop their physical skills and cognitive skills.

The KATEK Group’s ghostONE white-label wallbox charger

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The KATEK Group, a European electronics company, has introduced a new white-label wallbox charging station. The ghostONE is a 22 kW Level 2 charger that companies can customize with their own brand identities.

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Natural Power supports acquisition of 65MW French wind portfolio

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Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has delivered technical due diligence on behalf of Greencoat Renewables PLC to support its acquisition of a 65-MW portfolio of four operating wind farms in France from Swiss renewable energy producer Axpo.

Five technical challenges for battery pack end-of-line test stations

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Sponsored by Chroma. The emerging growth of the EV market has created significant challenges to battery manufacturers on how they test and validate the functionality of battery modules and packs effectively and efficiently, especially during high voltage tests.

PlanetScape Ai and Planet’s Professional Services Team Scale the Fight for Human Rights

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PlanetScape Ai works with governments and international organizations to support human rights worldwide. Born of founder and chief scientist Andrew Marx Ph.D.’s

Qorvo says its new SiC FET product line has best-in-class figures of merit for on-resistance

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Radio frequency technology company Qorvo (formerly UnitedSiC ) has announced a new SiC Field Effect Transistor (FET) product line, which it says has best-in-class figures of merit for on-resistance.

India must colour coal cash green for mining hubs to survive

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Mining regions that lean on coal for revenue will be severely hit if work on a post-coal economy starts now, says new research, calling for more spending on renewable energy

ION Renewables Signs Exclusivity Agreement to Bring Mitsubishi Power’s Emerald Storage Solutions to Ireland

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The Battery Energy Storage Projects Will Add 185.5 Megawatt / 371 Megawatt-hours of Fast Frequency and Capacity Response

Build, collapse, rebuild: life on the river islands of Bangladesh

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New adaptation measures bring hope to people on the chars of the Brahmaputra, whose homes are often lost to floods and erosion

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Ed Miliband: 'Green is not just the ethical choice, it is the economic choice'

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Labour’s Shadow Business Secretary hails the social and economic virtues of the net zero transition at last night's BusinessGreen Leaders Awards.

China’s five year plan for energy: one eye on security today, one on a low-carbon future

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Following 2021’s electricity shortages, plans show a tension between ensuring supplies and guiding reform during crucial few years for the energy transition

The benefits of adaptive reusing old buildings into new

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Reduce, reuse, recycle. It’s a phrase we’ve all become accustomed to hearing. Some products and materials are commonly recycled with little thought, such as beverage containers in states with a deposit law or plastic grocery bags returned to the receptacle at the supermarket. Metal, glass and cardboard are other examples. Now think bigger. Think urban. Think entire buildings being converted into a completely new space

IEA: Clean tech drives record-breaking energy investment

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Latest projections show global energy investment set to rise eight per cent this year, driven by surging investment in clean energy infrastructure.

High-rise of the future has a unique modular design

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City center buildings of the future will need to take advantage of vertical space through smart and efficient design and technologies. The Regenerative Highrise concept does all of this and more

Winners of International Challenge to Accelerate Universal Clean Energy Access Announced

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Innovation competition equips university students with the skills to pursue green jobs. Today, winners of the Efficiency for Access Design Challenge were announced at a virtual Grand Final Event. The Challenge is a global, multidisciplinary competition that empowers teams of university students to accelerate clean energy access for low to middle income countries through the development of innovative appliances.

Asahi Kasei AKXY2 concept car is electrifying the future

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Asahi Kasei is celebrating its centennial by releasing a new concept car called AKXY2, an exploration of how values for sustainability, satisfaction and society influence future mobility. Asahi Kasei is a Japanese multinational company that works in multiple industries. The company's new concept car looks at how the need for sustainability paired with the needs of society and drivers shape how we drive in a society that is moving toward automation and electrification

'Greenwashing works': Consumers need better protection from misleading green claims, study warns

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But Behavioural Insights team study finds that targeted interventions and education can reduce vulnerability to greenwash claims.

Massive sunspot glares at the Earth

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A huge sunspot has been seen within firing rage of the earth. It's reported to have grown double in size in just under 24 hours, and is as large as three times the size of the earth, according to experts. The size is sparking fears for some over the possibility of it sending flares, however, experts told US Today that there is no cause for alarm

European Commission threatens sanctions against trade partners who fail to meet sustainability standards

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Member states and third countries will face increased focus on beefed up Trade and Sustainable Development requirements.

Lime pilots electric scooter with comfort features and long-distance capabilities

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Mobility company Lime has started testing an all-electric scooter with long-distance capabilities and a top speed of 20 mph, which it intends to introduce to its fleet soon. The company is known for its proactive approach to tackling climate issues with most of its vehicles running on electricity