Tue.Sep 29, 2020

Walmart Canada Triples Tesla Semi Order

CleanTechnica

Walmart Canada has tripled its order for Tesla Semi trucks to 130 as it plans to transition to a 100% zero emissions cargo fleet by. Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Shipping electric semi-trucks electric trucks Tesla Tesla Semi Walmart Walmart Canada

This is the moment to reimagine public transportation

GreenBiz

This is the moment to reimagine public transportation. Amanda Eaken. Tue, 09/29/2020 - 00:21.

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Porsche Taycan Is A Fossil Porsche Killer

CleanTechnica

New data show that the Porsche Taycan is now the top selling Porsche in Europe. Meanwhile, the 911 is down 37%, the 718 is down 5%, and the Panamera is down a whopping 71% and on the bottom of the sales ranking.

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Sustainable Travel in 2020: How to Visit Countries Safely and Sustainably

The Environmental Blog

As we are all more cognizant of our impact on the environment and the communities that work and live in these environments, it only makes sense that we should partake in sustainable travel too.

Total Plug-In Vehicle Sales In United States Reach 1.6 Million Units

CleanTechnica

In August 2020, according to the Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy, cumulative plug-in vehicle sales in the United States reached 1.6 million units.

The climate crisis needs climate leadership from businesses now

GreenBiz

The climate crisis needs climate leadership from businesses now. Maria Mendiluce. Tue, 09/29/2020 - 01:00. As the world grapples with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, racial inequality and more, the impacts of climate change cannot be ignored.

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BiodiverCity will transform Penang South Islands into an eco-tourism spot

Inhabitat - Innovation

A new island destination is in the works in Malaysia, and it's set to put the spotlight on sustainable development

Nissan Rolls Out Electric Emergency Response LEAF — RE-LEAF

CleanTechnica

Nissan has rolled out a concept electric vehicle that I have to admit to liking much more than my brain says I should.

Don’t Repeat Solar Mistakes With Hydrogen, IEA Chief Warns Europe

GreenTechMedia

Europe must not repeat the same mistakes it made with solar manufacturing in the emerging hydrogen sector, the executive director of the International Energy Agency (IEA) has warned.

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Ford Mustang Mach-E Price Cut, & 0–60 MPH Times Published

CleanTechnica

The Ford Mustang Mach-E is one of the few vehicles on the market today that really excites me. It is a compelling vehicle that puts a tingle down my neck. The good news is that it just got a bit cheaper.

Proud Pour wines and cider benefit bees, oceans and coral reefs

Inhabitat - Innovation

Every purchase of Proud Pour wine helps restore oyster and bee habitats, save sea turtles and plant baby coral reefs

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More Than Half Of Europeans Want Earlier End To Palm Oil In Diesel

CleanTechnica

Adults across Europe do not want to promote the burning of palm oil or soy oil in diesel cars and trucks.

California votes to protect Joshua trees

Inhabitat - Innovation

They have become the first plant species in California to be granted protection from climate change

Texas Leads Renewable Energy Revolution In More Ways Than One (CleanTechnica Interview)

CleanTechnica

A Texas-sized renewable energy revolution is brewing under all those little rooftop solar panels (and little wind turbines, too).

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World leaders commit to Earth's recovery

Inhabitat - Innovation

Sixty-four world leaders have signed a new Leaders' Pledge for Nature. But some key players are notably absent in promising to slow environmental ills

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DHL Inaugurates Package Delivery Using Water Transportation In London

CleanTechnica

DHL has begun shipping parcels from Heathrow airport to London on board a boat that travels on the Thames River. Shipping cargo bicycle cargo boat on Thames River DHL zero emissions package delivery

An indoor-outdoor home in Colombia is remodeled with local reclaimed wood

Inhabitat - Innovation

Located at the top of a mountain in Colombia’s Calandaíma River Valley, Casa Volcanes is a stunning home that promotes indoor-outdoor living and natural materials

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A New Cooling Technology Protects Against Severe Heat & Viral Spread

CleanTechnica

In the face of dangerous heat waves this summer, Americans have taken shelter in air conditioned cooling centers. Normally, that would be a wise choice, but during a pandemic, indoor shelters present new risks.

Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin- Sept 29

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, September 29, 2020 New workshops, rulemakings, and upcoming dates The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission invites the public to participate in its work to implement Washington’s 2019 clean energy legislation. The 2019 Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) requires electric utilities to transition to a carbon-neutral supply of electricity by 2030 […]. Industry News Public Policy rulemaking utc weekly bulletin workshop notice

The 26.4 Pound Gogoro Eeyo 1s eBike Is A Refined Urban Commuter

CleanTechnica

Gogoro spent the last few years living, working, and breathing electric scooters. Mastering the two wheeled electric vehicle form factor opened their eyes to the potential of ebikes, launching a new internal project to rethink the ebike from soup to nuts.

Introducing the Green Premiums

GatesNotes

A powerful tool for understanding clean energy and climate change

Northvolt Raises $600 Million in Equity to Invest in Capacity Expansion, R&D & Giga-scale Recycling

CleanTechnica

Institutional investors Baillie Gifford, Baron Capital Group, Bridford Investments Limited, Norrsken VC & PCS Holding participate in a $600 million private placement together with private investors Cristina Stenbeck and Daniel Ek.

6 Keys to Turn Coastal Resilience Plans into Action

The City Fix

Cyclone Amphan slammed into countries surrounding the Sea of Bengal this May. The storm was the second most powerful the region has seen in two decades, affecting over 12 million people in four countries. In Bangladesh, the water surged up to 4. Continue reading on TheCityFix.com.

Ridepanda Makes Finding An Electric Rideable Easy

CleanTechnica

Chinmay Malaviya and Charlie Depman are relentless entrepreneurs and when a great idea came by, they knew it was the right time to jump. Having spent years working in personal electric mobility at the likes of Bird, Lime, and Scoot, they had their fingers on the pulse of the industry.

EV Charging Stalwart ChargePoint Seeks $2.4B Valuation in Reverse Merger

GreenTechMedia

After raising $660 million from private investors, electric vehicle charging company ChargePoint is taking a crack at going public through the same method that a half-dozen EV makers have taken so far this year: a reverse merger with a special purpose acquisition company, or SPAC.

Greenwood Energy Latinoamérica Acquires 2C POWER to Create a Cleantech Energy Company for Latin America

CleanTechnica

New company seeks to underpin reliable and sustainable energy provision in developing economies.

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Catalyze Aims to Remake Commercial Storage With Backing of Oil Investor EnCap

GreenTechMedia

A new company backed by an experienced oil and gas investor wants to revitalize the choppy commercial storage market. The Energy Transition team at Houston-based EnCap Investments is funding Catalyze, a group that develops, owns and operates distributed energy projects, including storage.

Bank of America issues $2 billion ‘equality progress’ bond to advance racial equity

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, September 29 – Bank of America has issues a $2 billion bond to advance racial equity. Proceeds from the five-year bond will be used to invest in initiatives having a positive impact on Black and Brown communities.

UK Offshore Wind Pipeline Passes 50GW

GreenTechMedia

The U.K. offshore wind pipeline has surpassed 50 gigawatts with the latest award of seabed rights revealed on Monday. The Crown Estate, which manages the leasing process in England and Wales, has handed out extensions to a raft of existing projects that could accommodate a further 2.8

Russelectric, A Siemens Business, Offers Customized Switchgear Simulators

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Ideal for training personnel on automatic and manual operation of Russelectric switchgear

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