Tue.Sep 20, 2022

Salesforce will launch carbon credit marketplace

GreenBiz

The Net Zero Marketplace connects projects from Climate Impact Partners, Pachama, South Pole and others to any business that wants to invest in credits

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Sept. 2022 – The Inflation Reduction Act’s Impact on the Clean Energy Industry

CleanTech Alliance

Tune in to watch the video recording of our past September 14th’s Perkins Coie Lunch Series event on “The Inflation Reduction Act’s Impact on the Clean Energy Industry.” Learn more about the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), the most aggressive climate investment taken by Congress, which invests $369 billion into measures to fight climate change, boost energy […

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The Great Lakes are awash in plastic. Can robots and drones help?

GreenBiz

These remote-control devices raise the profile about the growing problem of plastics in the lakes that provide one-fifth of the world's freshwater

Best Ways to Reduce Water Consumption at Home

U.S. Green Technology

As much as 97.5% of the world’s water is trapped in oceans and seas, and it’s oversalted for human use. The remaining 2.5% is in the ice caps, so we practically depend on whatever fresh water is available making it an essential life resource.

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.

Disclosing your Climate Fingerprint – the next frontier in corporate climate policy

GreenBiz

Sponsored: Climate is a dirty business, join the fight to leave only clean fingerprints behind

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Air Canada to buy 30 electric planes from Heart Aerospace

Charged

Air Canada has announced plans to buy its first electric airplanes—an order of 30 battery-electric regional aircraft from Heart Aerospace. The airline has also acquired a $5-million equity stake in the Sweden-based manufacturer.

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New Tesla V4 Supercharger site to feature Megapack battery storage and solar generation

Charged

As fast charging stations become more powerful, they will increasingly include energy storage and on-site generation. Tesla has been planning to phase in these features for some time, but widespread deployment has been delayed.

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Citizens disillusioned about progress on corporate sustainability, poll finds

GreenBiz

Still, there is huge demand for sustainable products designed to meet customers' core needs

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Pinellas County, Florida installs DC fast chargers to prepare for electric school buses

Charged

Pinellas County, Florida, the home of your favorite EV magazine, will soon be one of the first counties in the state to deploy electric school buses. The Pinellas County School District has (finally) received a $5.5-million grant from the 2016 Dirty Diesel Debacle settlement with Volkswagen.

Utility pilots “transformative” AI approach in wastewater treatment

Envirotec Magazine

Anglian Water says transformation of its treatment and recycling processes is being made possible by trials of AI-driven software developed by Norwegian technology company InfoTiles.

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.

Co Charger and Paua team up to offer home and en route charging to UK business drivers

Charged

Co Charger and Paua, two EV charging solution providers located in the UK, have joined forces “to provide business drivers with single access to both base and route charging across almost 22,000 charge points nationwide.”.

How Canada’s Oil Sands ‘Bankrolled the Assault on Truth’

DeSmogBlog

Imperial Oil might not be a household name in the United States, but the company, which is mostly owned by ExxonMobil, is a big name in Canada.

Thermal runaway protection materials and value-added services you should expect from suppliers (Webinar)

Charged

Beyond The Product Portfolio: Value-Added Services You Should Expect from Your Suppliers.

Exxon Could Have Helped Stop Climate Change 30 Years Ago, ‘Proprietary’ Docs Show

DeSmogBlog

Exxon figured out a solution that could have helped achieve “stabilization” of the climate emergency back in the early 1990s, and then came up with a communication strategy to make sure that solution wouldn’t happen.

Rocket Industrial: A Packaging Distribution Company Tackling Our Global Waste Crisis

Green Business Bureau

Rocket Industrial helps organizations reduce waste with their innovative packaging solutions. ?

A Global Database on Fossil Fuel Projects Goes Live

DeSmogBlog

A new database cataloging the world’s oil and gas reserves reveals extensive data on the global fossil fuel industry for the first time.

Sustainable Retail Guide: 40 Initiatives for the Retail Industry

Green Business Bureau

Can retail be sustainable? Learn from the brands redefining the industry with our sustainable retail guide. Some commenters say it’s never possible to be a sustainable retailer. What do you think ?

Nexamp Celebrates Completion of Rumford Solar in Maine with Ribbon Cutting Event

Alternative Energy Mag

This 6.5 MW project, part of Maine's Net Energy Billing Tariff Rate program, serves the Town of Rumford and several area businesses and non-profits

Enjoy Amazing Discounts With iTop VPN

U.S. Green Technology

A VPN is a must-have utility for your PC, especially if you use the internet frequently. Key roles of a VPN include shielding your IP address for remote access to various sites and protecting you from various online threats, like malware.

Meet Our Members: Introducing Greentown’s Newest Startups of Q3 2022

Greentown Labs

Fourteen startups joined our community in the third quarter of 2022, working on innovations as diverse as a carbontech solution for aluminum manufacturing, an AI platform for tracking scope 1 and scope 3 vehicle emissions, and waste-biomass-turned-biochar for replacing cement.

What is a carbon spring steel, and what are its properties?

U.S. Green Technology

The use of carbon has proven to be very beneficial for different kinds of industries. Factories all around the world are using carbon spring steel to manufacture their products.

The Brief: Designing the Green Bank, CNote for community lenders, upskilling underrepresented talent, forest-based carbon credits, portfolio-first stewardship

Impact Alpha

Greetings, Agents of Impact! ?? Agents of Impact Call No. 45: Creative capital for gender-smart investments. Women-led funds in emerging markets are finding.

We won’t hit Net Zero by wishful thinking

Terra Infirma

As world leaders gather for Climate Week, they are running out of time

EDF Voices

Major steps forward by many of the world’s leading economies should be cause for cautious optimism at this year’s Climate Week — tempered with a clear-eyed perspective on the work still to be done

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Metal furniture by Division Twelve is now carbon neutral

Inhabitant

Perhaps one of the most transparent furniture companies on the market, Division Twelve just reached a new pinnacle in its sustainability goals with a carbon-neutral certification

CNote raises nearly $7.3 million to tap corporate cash for community development

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, September 20 — CNote has raised $7.3 million to expand its network of more than 2,000 CDFIs. Since it launched in 2017, The post CNote raises nearly $7.3 million to tap corporate cash for community development appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

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Gray wolves are making a comeback to the Cascade Mountains

Inhabitant

A new family of wolves has been spotted in the Cascade Mountains in Oregon, according to the state's Department of Fish and Wildlife report released last Monday

July battery materials report: Monthly EV and raw material sales slipped, but are still soaring year-over-year

Charged

Global EV sales and deliveries of battery raw materials fell on a monthly basis in July, but are still showing strong growth compared to July 2021, according to the latest Monthly Battery Raw Materials Deployment report from Adamas Intelligence.

RE+ Events, Canadian Renewable Energy Association and Hannover Fairs partner for Electricity Transformation Canada

Alternative Energy Mag

This year’s ETC will take place October 26-28, at the Metro Toronto Convention Center, Toronto, Ontario

Bioclimatic home in India operates on solar energy

Inhabitant

Overlooking the ocean in Chennai, India, a new home built as a wedding present for a man's daughter wraps the inhabitants in layers of privacy. Parking, helper's suite, and battery backup were placed in a partial basement, elevating the home 1.5 meters from ground level. The rest of the home is surrounded by gardens that surround the home, which at its heart contains a great giant room

Schneider Electric and Citizens Energy Activate First-of-its-kind Microgrid at Daughters of Mary Campus

Alternative Energy Mag

Schneider Electric, the global leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, joins Citizens Energy today to flip the switch on a one-of-a-kind microgrid to power four critical community facilities at the Daughters of Mary of the Immaculate Conception campus

1 Million People Prospering

Mosaic

We’re proud to announce that Mosaic has helped 1 million people prosper from clean energy! And we couldn’t have done it without your help. From contractors, to homeowners, to suppliers and Mosaic team members— our movement is made up of partners from across the nation.

EDP Renewables Starts Construction on 240-Megawatt Texas Solar Park

Alternative Energy Mag

Cattlemen Solar Park in central Texas will annually power the equivalent of 37,000 average homes

The Just Futures Project Provides a Community Vision for Economic Recovery in Washington State

Front And Centered

How Frontline Communities View the Economy.

Elemental Is Launching a Local Climate Action Toolkit for Mayors

Elemental Excelerator

We are excited to launch the Toolkit for Local Climate Action to empower mayors to take climate action at a time when unprecedented public funding is available for local leaders. This timely resource enables mayors and staff of small and mid-sized U.S.