Sun.Jan 12, 2020

Largest Electric School Bus Program In United States Launching In Virginia

CleanTechnica

Dominion Energy has partnered with local Virginia school districts to begin replacing diesel buses with 100% electric school buses in phases.

Glenfield Invicta merger

Envirotec Magazine

Move prioritises “clarity, service and growth”. Glenfield and Invicta, two well-known and long-established brands in the water sector, have announced they are merging their operations from 6 January 2020. The new organisation will carry the name, Glenfield Invicta.

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Natural Gas Provided False Promise, Deception — Severe Health Problems From “Natural” Gas

CleanTechnica

Pleasantly called natural gas and sold to many as a better solution, a good transition fuel, natural gas has been dominating new US electricity capacity alongside renewable energy. Yet, hydraulic fracking absolutely takes the "natural" out of it.

The Optimist: Designer Henrik Fisker Is Back With A Stylish Electric SUV And Lease-Heavy Business Plan

Forbes Green Tech

The famed car designer seemed poised for an early lead in the nascent electric vehicle market a decade ago. It wasn't to be. He's back and ready for another shot

Is It True That A Tesla Creates More Pollution Than A Conventional Car?

CleanTechnica

This question gets asked a lot: "Is it true that a Tesla creates more pollution than a conventional car?" It is often asked without any real interest in the answer, but more as a statement that this might be a possibility. It is part of the propaganda against electric vehicles.

Glasgow gets first fully-electric buses as it gears up for COP26

Business Green

Electric buses have begun operating in the Scottish city for the first time in half a century as the city sets its sights on net zero emissions by 2030

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Fire-scorched Australia’s hottest and driest year on record leaves government unmoved

Eco-Business

The climate-cooked nation reports 2019 was its hottest and driest year on record, but Australia’s leaders continue to defy calls to step up climate action

Ideal Sentry Mode Evolution: Super Sentry

CleanTechnica

An idea for Tesla's Sentry Mode would be to make it crowdsourced, which could be called "Super Sentry" or "Crowd Sentry.".

Study: No net zero without 'significant' offshore wind investment

Business Green

Research from engineering experts Atkins warns net zero will not be reached in the UK without radical changes to the energy system

How Can I Save Planet Earth?

CleanTechnica

When people ask the question, “what could I do to help save the planet?,” it is all too often on the same level as the whiny kid being asked to take on some responsibility. Those of you who have had, or still have, teenage children will know the kind of scenario.

Rising seas: Work begins on £40m tidal defence scheme in Great Yarmouth

Business Green

Upgrades to flood defences in Great Yarmouth will help protect the town against flooding driven by climate change

Like An Angel Is Pushing You From Behind

CleanTechnica

As a CEO of a large global automaker, you have a huge problem of existential dimensions. If you don’t solve it, it’s not just your job that’s lost, but you will be remembered as the person who is responsible for a century-long proud legacy ending.

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Who Ya Gonna Call? Brand-Killers…

Forbes Green Tech

When disruption occurs in a given industry, the critical success factors suddenly change, priorities shift, and whoever initiated the disruption has the advantage. The value of innovation lies not in avoiding others from copying you, but in getting them to want to copy you

How The Zayed Sustainable Prize Makes A Difference — 4 Interviews

CleanTechnica

I thought I would go back to the Zayed Sustainability Prize winners from last year to check what has changed and how the prize has impacted their operations.

UK land area used to grow bioenergy crops shrinks in 2018

Business Green

Defra statistics show 1.6 per cent of UK's arable land was used to grow bioenergy crops for transport fuel, electricity, and biogas production last year

“Baby” Mustang Mach-E Planned, Volkswagen ID.3 In Storage (Pics)

CleanTechnica

Ford may be teaming up with Volkswagen to bring a new "baby" Mustang Mach-E electric SUV to market. The new car reportedly will be based on the MEB chassis.

Xiamen leads the way in tackling ocean trash

Eco-Business

The city is using cameras to help recover marine plastics and identify major sources, but much work remains

Event - World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2020

Green Market Oracle

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting will take place on January 21-24, 2020 in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland. The event has 7 themes and offers a diverse range of content delivered by 600 speakers and 150 webcast sessions.

Salty water in Bangkok is new 'reality' as sea pushes farther inland

Eco-Business

Bangkok's water authority says tap water is becoming saline as seawater pushes up the depleted Chao Phraya river, a growing risk faced by many of Asia's coastal cities

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CES 2020: Gadgets for the climate crisis

Business Green

From pollution masks to 'impossible' pork, this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas came face to face with the realities of life in a warming world

Hydrogen & Fuel Cell International Forum Coming to San Diego in February

altenergymag

In-depth Forum to examine key advances and potential for green hydrogen in the evolving energy ecosystem