Tue.Jun 08, 2021

Can Bumble Bee and Nestlé hook the world on fishless fish?


Can Bumble Bee and Nestlé hook the world on fishless fish? Elsa Wenzel. Tue, 06/08/2021 - 02:12. Put down that beet-juice burger. The next big wave in plant-based protein is fake fish.

4th International Conference on Food and Nutrition



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What You Need to Know about Policy


What You Need to Know about Policy. Regulations are quickly changing, with far-reaching implications for the future of electrification. Our experts give a crash course. Speakers: Sara Baldwin | Director Of Electrification Policy | Energy Innovation.

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Golf Course Sustainability Guide for Owners and Operators: Getting Started

Green Business Bureau

Golf Course Sustainability: Balancing Business with Protecting the Environment. If you own, operate or manage a golf course, it’s time to get serious about sustainability and become a more eco-friendly business. It’s important to your employees, customers, partners and the future of our planet.

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.

Tesla grants $3 million to Dalhousie University for advanced battery research


Dalhousie University researcher and lithium-ion battery pioneer Jeff Dahn has been cooperating with Tesla since 2016, and the partnership has already resulted in significant progress that Tesla hopes will lead to the development of its vaunted million-mile battery pack.

These graduate students make me hopeful about the future of education


Our conversation served as the inaugural session of a new series called Gates Notes Deep Dive

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Inequalities must be addressed to provide universal access to sustainable energy

Renewable Energy World

Tracking SDG7: The Energy Progress Report says that during the past decade, a greater share of the global population gained access to electricity than ever before, but the number of people without electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa increased.

EV battery swapping: Better idea or big boondoggle?


Why is the idea of battery swapping so persistently popular in the mainstream press? Perhaps it’s because people who’ve never driven an EV imagine that it needs to be like driving a legacy vehicle, with periodic stops at public stations to quickly refuel.

Virginia advocates seek path forward for electric school buses despite lack of state funds

Renewable Energy World

by Elizabeth McGowan, Energy News Network. An ambitious measure to convert Virginia’s fleet of 17,000 diesel-powered school buses to quieter and cleaner electric models over a decade was praised by health and environmental advocates when it passed the General Assembly at the end of February.

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Franklin Energy plans enormous public charging hub at London shopping center


EVSE provider Franklin Energy plans to construct a gigantic 236-bay EV charging hub at Brent Cross Shopping Centre in North London. The public charging station will part of Franklin’s LiFe Network, and will use chargers built by EVBox. Franklin Energy will build the mega-hub in several phases.

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.

Ecotricity sells pioneering Electric Highway charge point network to Gridserve

Business Green

Sale will unlock new funding to upgrade 10-year old network and allow Ecocitry. Ecotricity has completed the sale of its pioneering Electric Highway charging network to electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure firm Gridserve, the companies announced today.

Tesla to use LG’s new NCMA cathode materials in Chinese Model Y


Over the last few years, Tesla has been diversifying its battery supply chain, working with new suppliers and trying out new chemistries in its cells.

Planning and planting future forests with climate change in mind


The climate is warming too fast for some trees to catch up. Planting seeds from warmer regions can bolster future forests, but that requires a significant shift in forestry practice

ABB to electrify its fleet of 10,000 vehicles by 2030


Global electronics giant ABB has been involved in the e-mobility segment since the early days, and it is currently delivering everything from battery systems to charging stations to large-scale EVSE projects.

To stem nature loss, start by ending harmful subsidies, economists say


Raising hundreds of billions of dollars in new "nature" finance will achieve little unless current incentives for environmental destruction are removed, analysts say


Protecting critical onboard charging circuits in next-generation EVs


Sponsored by Littelfuse. Incorporating robust circuit protection in electric vehicles ensures reliability and safety By Jim Colby, Littelfuse, Inc. Designing circuits for the next generation of automotive innovations is extremely challenging.

Unregulated by US at home, Facebook elevates wildlife trafficking abroad


The world’s largest social media company, Facebook, regularly connects wildlife traffickers around the world, and advocates are stepping up the pressure to address the problem in the company’s home country


Drive System Design’s software tool identifies optimal EV powertrain


Drive System Design (DSD), a specialist in the rapid engineering and development of electrified propulsion systems, has enhanced its proprietary Electrified Powertrain Optimization Process (ePOP).

Building and funding Asia's infrastructure for a climate-resilient tomorrow


Fuelled by rapid urbanisation and population growth, Asia is facing a growing infrastructure deficit. Thomas Walenta, senior investment officer from Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) speaks to Eco-Business about plugging the gap

ReNew Power Announces New Affiliate Relationship with the Precourt Energy Institute's 'StorageX Initiative' for New Energy Storage System Technology Development


- The StorageX Initiative at Stanford leverages the resources of industrial partners, to help overcome real-world barriers in energy storage. Collaboration will focus initially on large scale battery performance in India. - The collaboration will assist ReNew in optimizing its storage solutions

Ecosystem sentinels sound alarm for the oceans


Sea birds are known as ecosystem sentinels, warning of marine loss. As their numbers fall, so could the riches of the ocean


Showa Denko launches ST60-HSM aluminum alloy on-board EV bus bars


Showa Denko has started full-scale marketing of its ST60-HSM aluminum alloy board, which is designed to be used in place of copper as an on-board bus bar connecting an EV’s motor and power electronics.

How to Make Vaping More Eco-Friendly?

Green Living Guy

As far as the environment is concerned, vaping has several advantages. For starters, vaping doesn’t contribute to the environmental mess discarded cigarette butts do because they are non-biodegradable litter.

Tallying the financial risks of biodiversity loss

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 8 – Mandatory climate reporting is coming, as companies and governments coalesce around the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure. The post Tallying the financial risks of biodiversity loss appeared first on Impact Alpha.

Drilling begun for Ethiopia Electric Power geothermal well

Renewable Energy World

Kenya Electricity Generating Company PLC (KenGen) has begun drilling the first geothermal well at the Aluto site for Ethiopia Electric Power (EEP) company. This sets into motion Phase II of the $70.4 million contract. KenGen’s managing director and chief executive officer, Rebecca Miano, through a statement, said the works began over the last weekend in May. The exercise started on Saturday, 29 May 2021, whereby the first hole section was drilled to 29 metres within eight hours.

KKR Global Impact backs EQuest Education’s low-cost schools in Vietnam

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 8 — KKR Global Impact, the impact arm of private equity giant KKR, has invested an undisclosed amount in Ho Chi. The post KKR Global Impact backs EQuest Education’s low-cost schools in Vietnam appeared first on Impact Alpha. Asia Dealflow Education Tech Geographies Workforce Tech

Electric Vehicle Market 2020-2027 Future Trends and Investing Developments


Electric Vehicle (EV) Market Worth US$ 2000+ Billion by 2027, Growing at a CAGR of 40.7% From 2020 to 2027 Exclusive Report by Precedence Research

Abhi raises $2 million to help Pakistani workers access earned wages

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 8 – Nearly 80% of Pakistan’s 217 million people don’t have a bank account; just 1% have access to formal credit. Karachi-based. The post Abhi raises $2 million to help Pakistani workers access earned wages appeared first on Impact Alpha.

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Cornwall Insight Green Certificates survey | REGO prices 50% higher than January


Renewable Energy Guarantees of Origin (REGOs) prices are on the rise, according to the latest results from Cornwall Insight's Green Certificates survey. In fact, reported average REGO prices have increased for Fuel Mix Disclosure (FMD) years 2020-21 up to 2023-24, with averages up to 50% higher than the January 2021 survey. However, prices are yet to recover to pre-pandemic levels

The Brief: Capitalism reimagined, good jobs in Pakistan, impact exit in Uganda, edtech in Vietnam, biotech financing in Hong Kong, biodiversity risk disclosure

Impact Alpha

Greetings, Agents of Impact! Reminder: Tideline is hosting “Impact Investment at the Institutional Tipping Point,” Thursday, June. Featured: Capitalism Reimagined Omidyar.

Keystone Tower Systems’ spiral steel wind towers coming to market


Three industry leaders join to scale onshore and offshore applications and open new regions for economical wind power

Omidyar Network’s Chris Jurgens on mobilizing policies and power for an economy that works for all (podcast)

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 8 – Entrepreneurship is up, stakeholders are in and the President of the United States is vowing to “change the paradigm.” The post Omidyar Network’s Chris Jurgens on mobilizing policies and power for an economy that works for all (podcast) appeared first on Impact Alpha.

Fuel Cell Technology to Take a Leap on Different Applications; New product Launches and Demand in the Automobile to Boost up Further


The prevalence of these activities and further advancements in the market are opening new ways for the industry to garner great attention. According to a report published by Allied Market Research, the global fuel cell market is projected to hit $8.64 billion by 2022. The growing demand for portable devices and increasing pollution levels are the factors majorly driving the industry.

Jed Emerson suits up for his next act

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 8 – Impact investing’s original provocateur, Jed Emerson, is joining Tiedemann Advisors as global lead of impact investing. The New York-based wealth advisor manages. The post Jed Emerson suits up for his next act appeared first on Impact Alpha. Agents of Impact

Clenergy Signs an Agreement on a 150MW Solar Portfolio with Government of Kongtong District


Clenergy has signed an agreement on a 150MW solar portfolio with the local government in Kongtong, a district located in the city of Pingliang, Gansu province, China