Mon.Oct 18, 2021

6 Simple Reasons You Need to Switch to Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products Now

U.S. Green Technology

Back in 2019, the green technology and sustainability market was valued at $8.79 billion. Meanwhile, it is projected to grow to $48.36 billion in 2027. This market projection is an indication that more and more people are becoming zero-waste living.

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The White House effect, redux

GreenBiz

What can a president do about climate change despite a plodding and dithering Congress? We're about to find out

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5 tips on how to communicate your corporate carbon offsetting activities

U.S. Green Technology

In a bid to become more sustainable, carbon offsetting is set to become a key part of reducing businesses’ carbon footprint. Communicating this offsetting activity is an often overlooked, but important part of the process.

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The case of the underperforming circular economy

GreenBiz

The path to circularity lies not in high-altitude resolutions, pledges and manifestos. Rather, progress resides through the decidedly less glamorous earthbound work

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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.

How to Create a Successful Green Marketing Campaign in 2022

U.S. Green Technology

Over the last couple of years environmental policies and a sustainable economy have become some of the most frequently discussed topics in the business world and for a good reason too.

Wildfires redraw the landscape for corporate tree planting

GreenBiz

Companies are mostly funding tree-planting initiatives to reforest areas that have been burned in wildfire. Is that the right thing to do

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Mohawk Group emphasizes wellbeing in future of workplaces

GreenBiz

Sponsored: Mohawk Group emphasizes creating safe and healthier workplaces for employee wellbeing through the medium of IWBI’s WELL Health Safety Rating

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Why Should Your Company Implement HR Management Software?

U.S. Green Technology

The most crucial asset for any business owner is its workforce hence employers need to manage their resources efficiently. Workforce management is a very tedious task because it involves a lot of manual and repetitive tasks.

The race is on to net zero

GreenBiz

Who will win? Who will lose? It could be all of us

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Weekly Clean Energy Transformation (CETA) Bulletin- October 18

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Washington State Department of Commerce, October 18, 2021 UTC requests comments on draft CETA rule Last week the Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC) published a request for comments on draft rule text to interpret the provisions in CETA that require utilities to “use electricity” that is renewable or non-emitting. Commerce is not updating its draft rule language (PDF) on […]. Public Policy ceta ceta bulletin rulemaking weekly bulletin

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.

Indigenous youth leader Xiye Bastida invites everyone to share their gifts

GreenBiz

Xiye Bastida doesn't necessarily want support for youth as much as wants support for the overall climate movement

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Mercom Capital Group: Corporate Funding in Solar Sector in 9M 2021 Surges to $22.8 Billion

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Mercom Capital Group: Corporate Funding in Solar Sector in 9M 2021 Surges to $22.8 Billion. Project funding activity in 9M 2021 was the highest ever, with 23.6 GW funded

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Whether COP26 succeeds hinges on 4 critical questions

GreenBiz

COP26 is an all-hands-on-deck moment for everyone to rise up and demand their leaders take bold climate action.

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Gas decarbonisation champions launch campaign at Westminster

Envirotec Magazine

The DGA roadshow launch. Jon Saltmarsh (BEIS) and Chris Barron (DGA & Costain) with the Hyuandai hydrogen car.

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Energy as a Service eGuide

GreenBiz

Grid outages. Hurricanes, wildfires, flooding, and other severe weather. Ever-fluctuating energy prices. Growing demand for fewer emissions and “greener” practices. Organizations of all sizes and industries are facing new energy challenges.

Rivers charity launches manifesto and urges river groups to unite ahead of COP26

Envirotec Magazine

The River Kelvin in Glasgow (image credit: Tom Bastin , CC BY 2.0 license).

How to dispense demanding fluids and pastes

Charged

Sponsored by Viscotec. Whether bonding, encapsulating or sealing – there are a lot of dosing applications in e-mobility manufacturing. Users and dosing systems are often faced with the challenge of reliably and precisely dosing of highly viscous or abrasive materials.

Over 650 People Arrested in D.C. During Week of Indigenous-led Climate Action Calling on Biden to be the Climate Leader he Promised to be

DeSmogBlog

As environmental advocates from across the United States converged in Washington, D.C.

DOE invests $61 million in ‘smart building’ energy efficiency projects

Renewable Energy World

Follow @EngelsAngle. The U.S. of Energy is backing 10 energy efficiency pilot p rojects that aim to transform thousands of homes and workplaces into resilient smart buildings.

Banks Due At UK’s ‘Green’ Investment Summit ‘Financed £700 Billion in Fossil Fuels Since Paris Agreement’

DeSmogBlog

Bank bosses due to attend a green investment summit tomorrow head institutions which have provided over £700 billion of financing for the fossil fuel industry since the 2015 Paris Agreement, including £129 billion in 2020 alone. .

ABB to provide charging infrastructure for Lilium’s electric regional air network

Charged

ABB E-mobility will provide the charging infrastructure for electric aircraft manufacturer Lilium ‘s regional air network, which is scheduled for commercial launch in 2024. Lilium has announced planned launch networks in Florida, Germany and Brazil.

What developing countries need to reach net zero

Eco-Business

Unless developed countries recognise the challenges confronting developing and emerging economies and take appropriate steps to help them achieve net-zero emissions, we will all be worse off

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A lesson in innovation: VW’s Herbert Diess invites Tesla’s Elon Musk to an internal conference

Charged

A few weeks ago, Volkswagen Group CEO Herbert Diess called 120 top-level executives to company HQ for a crisis meeting, at which he announced a series of measures to help his company catch up with Tesla.

Natural regeneration: when to let forests restore themselves

Eco-Business

Allowing forests to reestablish themselves is increasingly being recognised as a more cost-effective strategy for meeting ambitious forest restoration targets

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The impact of EV charging on the grid: business models and consumer behaviors

Renewable Energy World

By Philip T. Krein, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Zhejiang University, China. An intriguing aspect of electric vehicle (EV) charging is how it will change business models for vehicle energy.

Fortistar invests in nanocarbon supplier Nanoramic 

Charged

Nanocarbon supplier Nanoramic has secured a substantial investment from private investment firm Fortistar. Nanoramic has raised over $75 million to date to develop and commercialize Neocarbonix, its nanocarbon electrode technology.

5 largest solar VC deals so far in 2021

Renewable Energy World

Follow @EngelsAngle. Corporate funding of the solar industry -- including venture capital, public market, and debt financing -- increased 190% globally through the third quarter of 2021, according to new analysis by Mercom Capital Group. The report details 112 deals worth $22.8

Stellantis and LG Energy Solution to build battery factory for North American EV market

Charged

Stellantis and LG Energy Solution have agreed to form a joint venture that will produce battery cells and modules for North America at a new production facility.

AfDB approves $86.72 million loan for second phase of Lesotho Highlands Water Project

Renewable Energy World

The African Development Bank Group’s Board of Directors has approved a loan of $86.72 million to co-finance the second phase of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project. The multi-phase project will provide water to the Gauteng region of South Africa and generate hydroelectricity for Lesotho.

Toyota to invest $3.4 billion in US battery production

Charged

For the last decade, the policy of most legacy automakers has been to talk big about EVs, while doing little or nothing to sell any. Now, ironically, Toyota may be turning this time-honored formula backwards.

In comments to FERC, renewable energy giants detail interconnection, transmission, and grid upgrade cost-sharing woes

Renewable Energy World

Follow @EngelsAngle.

Today’s EV engineering webinar schedule: Tuesday, October 19

Charged

Charged is hosting a virtual conference on EV engineering that’s free to attend this week. The conference includes live webinar sessions with interactive Q&As and on-demand webinars. View the daily session schedule online here.

Industry safety codes and standards for energy storage systems

Solar Power World

The safety of an energy storage system doesn’t have to be a guessing game. Both customers and installers can take comfort by choosing UL-rated systems and installing to National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards.

Today’s EV engineering webinar schedule: Monday, October 18

Charged

Charged is hosting a virtual conference on EV engineering that’s free to attend and it starts today. The conference includes live webinar sessions with interactive Q&As and on-demand webinars. View the daily session schedule online here.

NEW BLOOMBERG RESOURCE LIGHTS PATHS TO A NET-ZERO CO2 FUTURE

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NetZero Pathfinders platform surfaces dozens of proven, actionable policies ready to scale globally