Sun.Jan 23, 2022

Eco-Friendly Changes to Your Daily Menu

U.S. Green Technology

There’s no better time to start eating more consciously than today. In this day and age, we are not only eating too much junk food, but we are turning a lot of food into junk, wasting tons and tons of produce.

Single-use cup charge as 'springboard' to reduce plastic waste in pandemic times

Eco-Business

The coronavirus pandemic has led to an abrupt collapse of waste management chains globally. Countries like South Korea, which are facing the problem of excess waste, need to evaluate their waste management systems

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Want To Make The Best Decision For Your Online Business? – Pick Serverwala’s VPS New Zealand Hosting

U.S. Green Technology

Brief Choosing the affordable, reliable, and secure hosting solution is the best decision you can take for your web business. The major task is to find such a solution.

DBS Bank names new chief sustainability officer

Eco-Business

Helge Muenkel joins the bank from Dutch multinational finance group ING. He replaces Mikkel Larsen

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.

'Momentum around this technology is building': British Gas to begin installing home heat pumps

Business Green

British Gas customers in Devon and South West England to be offered heat pumps from next month before nationwide rollout.

Singapore youth calling for bolder climate action 'need to be patient': Youth Council CEO

Eco-Business

National Youth Council CEO David Chua acknowledged that Singapore's climate targets could be more ambitious, and said the government was looking for "brokers" to build bridges between young people and decision-makers on climate issues

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Singapore universities, energy firms respond to student fossil fuel divestment campaign

Eco-Business

Colleges are keener to address divestment than banning fossil fuels brands from campuses. Shell says it has a long relationship with Singapore's universities, and believes in 'engaging and equipping' students to tackle the energy challenge

Why widespread housing retrofit is a no-regrets option for tackling rising energy bills

Business Green

The current energy price crisis should make cutting energy waste from homes and other buildings an urgent government priority. writes UKGBC's Simon McWhirter. Soaring energy prices are front page news.

Bleached coral reefs still support nutritious fish, study finds

Eco-Business

The research found that bleached reefs continue to support fisheries that provide essential micronutrients to human communities

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Crowdsourced reporting: How Greenr is simplifying the emissions landscape

Business Green

Accurately tracking indirect emissions is important if we ever want to reach net zero, but it’s no easy task - sharing the burden between employers and employees could change the game. There's a paradox in coverage of the climate crisis.

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.

Deutsche Post Offsets CO2 Emissions For Letter Mail Transport

CleanTechnica

Deutsche Post Group DHL has announced that it’s offsetting carbon dioxide emissions for letter mail transport in 2022 at no extra charge.

VETERIA21 Project Will Transform Thermoplastics For Use In EV Battery Casings

CleanTechnica

The VETERIA21, which is being developed by AIMPLAS, a plastics technology company located in Spain, is focusing on advanced manufacturing processes to obtain sustainable materials for the electric vehicle industry. The goal is to reduce the weight in electric vehicles, starting with battery casings.

Is Switzerland’s Electric Vehicle Story A Preview For The Rest Of The Globe?

CleanTechnica

For a long time, Norway was the ultimate trendsetter when it came to the future of electric vehicle adoption. Now there’s another country worth admiring. Known for exquisite chocolates, fine watches, secretive banks, and Roger Federer — Switzerland is now making some waves on the EV scene.

Redwood Materials To Launch Anode Copper Foil Production

CleanTechnica

Redwood Materials is planning to start up its anode copper foil production facility in the first half of this year and start shipping to customers, the company reports.

The Unknown Unknowns of Vehicle-to-Grid Tech

CleanTechnica

Since June 2020, a team from the Australian National University in Canberra has been investigating the possible integration of electric vehicles into the grid.

Excuse Me, Can I Use Your Car To Stabilize & Power The Grid?

CleanTechnica

We’ve got some more findings to dive into based on the Interim Social Report from the Realizing Electric Vehicle-to-Grid Services (REVS) trial in Australia.

6 Sustainability Stories to Watch in 2022 — From Promises to Action

CleanTechnica

Originally published on WRI’s Resource Institute. By Sadof Alexander During these unprecedented times, there’s a great deal of uncertainty about the future.

Large Corporations Present EV Blueprint To Top Auto Manufacturers

CleanTechnica

Members of the Corporate Electric Vehicle Alliance have presented a roadmap for developing the types of EVs that companies plan to buy in the US over the next five years to top automotive manufacturers, Ceres, a nonprofit that works with capital market leaders to solve sustainability challenges has announced.

Interview with GreenPower Motors CEO Fraser Atkinson

CleanTechnica

GreenPower Motors recently announced its plans to manufacture zero-emission all-electric school buses in West Virginia, and CEO Fraser Atkinson took the time to sit down with me and share some details of this plan and also what inspired him to found GreenPower.

She’s On Her Second Tesla Model S

CleanTechnica

Way, way back in 2019, which seems like about seven years ago at least, I interviewed a woman living in Europe about her Tesla Model 3. That time was obviously pre-Covid-19; the world today is quite different in many ways.