Mon.Oct 12, 2020

Tesla Autopilot Updates & Notes from Elon Musk

CleanTechnica

A few days ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to provide some updates on the status of coming Tesla Autopilot and Full Self Driving updates.

To keep going during these difficult times, remember to float

GreenBiz

To keep going during these difficult times, remember to float. Chris Gaither. Mon, 10/12/2020 - 01:45. A couple of years ago, desperate for fitness and community, I joined the master’s swim program at my local pool.

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Tesla Germany Is Planting More & Better Trees Than Promised, And Is Inspiring Cyber Blessings

CleanTechnica

Tesla is continuing to keep its promise to plant more trees. Tesla decided, on the other hand, to plant not just pine trees, but deciduous trees, which provide more environmental value. Climate Change Cyber Blessings Elon Musk Pope Francis Pope of Muskanity Team Trees Tesla

Beyond emissions: The life of a carbon molecule

GreenBiz

Beyond emissions: The life of a carbon molecule. David Parham. Mon, 10/12/2020 - 01:30. Carbon is everywhere. Carbon atoms flow through all living organisms, from the atmosphere to the earth to the oceans and back again.

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Electric Cars Booming In Europe, But UK Growth Threatened Without New Regulations

CleanTechnica

EU rules are driving electric cars towards 10% of sales, and 15% in 2021. But UK supply likely to dry up without new regulations.

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Coca-Cola on board with emphasizing human impact

GreenBiz

Coca-Cola on board with emphasizing human impact. Heather Clancy. Mon, 10/12/2020 - 00:15. The importance of setting science-based corporate strategies to address climate change is irrefutable. But corporations need to think far more about the human impact of their business decisions.

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New WWF report says plant-based diets could help conserve and restore nature

Inhabitat - Innovation

A new WWF report shows how we can feed 8-10 billion people and conserve nature through plant-based diets

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Arrival Plans First US MIcrofactory In South Carolina

CleanTechnica

Arrival says it will establish its first microfactory in South Carolina next year, where it will build electric buses initially. Electric Vehicles Arrival electric bus electric delivery van microfactory

Mitsubishi Eyes Great Lakes for Offshore Wind Development

GreenTechMedia

Japan’s Mitsubishi Corp. continues to explore the possibility of building an offshore wind project in Lake Erie to deliver power for New York state, as development zones off the Atlantic Coast remain in limited supply.

US Tesla Sales Up 22% In 3rd Quarter, US Auto Sales Down 9%

CleanTechnica

As everyone knows, the automobile industry has been slammed in 2020, including in the United States. Below is a look at third quarter auto sales across the country as well as auto sales in the first three quarters of the year.

Duke Energy Pledges to Eliminate Methane Emissions From Natural Gas Business by 2030

GreenTechMedia

Duke Energy has upped its net-zero carbon by 2050 goals, pledging to eliminate methane emissions from its natural gas business by 2030 through a combination of better pipeline leak detection, more efficient operations, and investing in renewable natural gas to reduce the carbon intensity of its supplies.

Electric London Cab Gets The Full VIP Treatment For $150,000

CleanTechnica

Electric London cab gets the full VIP treatment from Clive Sutton with limo-levels of luxury goodness for "just" $150,000 extra.

UK plans to be powered entirely by offshore wind turbines by 2030

Inhabitat - Innovation

prime minister Boris Johnson has affirmed government plans to ensure that the entire country is powered by offshore wind energy by 2030

Climate Lawsuits — Ask A Scientist

CleanTechnica

Simple, sustainable DIY Halloween decor

Inhabitat - Innovation

Fall has arrived, and the holiday season is right around the corner, making for the perfect time to get creative with Mission Fall Decor 2020. While you might find inspiration walking through the local home improvement or craft store, dedicating yourself to DIY decor saves you money, adds a personal sense of accomplishment and presents the opportunity to recycle or select materials that are sustainable and environmentally-friendly

10 Ideas About What Happens After Tesla Releases Next Autopilot Update

CleanTechnica

This morning, Tesla CEO (Chief Engineering Officer) Elon Musk tweeted that a limited release of Tesla's "Full Self Driving" (FSD) software would roll out next Tuesday, October 20. In response, one commenter on our article noted.

New York Citys street trees have unique stories to tell

Inhabitat - Innovation

In a new photographic series, Matthew Jensen hopes to show everyone a little "Tree Love

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Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2020: Celebrating Energy Democracy

CleanTechnica

What's been happening over the last year as indigenous peoples strive for renewable energy independence. Clean Power Green Economy Solar Energy Wind Energy Bolivia lithium Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business energy democracy Indigenous Peoples' Day Pembina institute

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West 8 and Studio 44 win Tuchkov Buyan Park competition in St. Petersburg

Inhabitat - Innovation

The park would be within walking distance to major landmarks such as the Peter and Paul Fortress and the Rostral Columns of Vasilievsky Island

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It’s Really Freakin’ Easy To Blame Politicians, And It’s Wrong

CleanTechnica

I see it often, and it is easy to do. Got a problem with our society? Blame it on politicians. And not even specific politicians, just politicians in general. Coal Fossil Fuels Health Natural Gas Oil Policy & Politics Democrats Republicans US

Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- October 12

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Washington Department of Commerce, October 12, 2020 Announcements Utility Energy Assistance Program Survey Commerce’s data survey tool for utility data collection on low-income energy assistance programs is available on the Energy Assistance under CETA webpage. Instructions (both PDF and Word versions) of the survey questions are also available on the webpage. The tool will remain […]. Industry News Member News Public Policy ceta ceta bulletin commerce rulemaking weekly bulletin

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Exxon’s Latest Business Plan — Drill, Baby, Drill

CleanTechnica

Exxon has a business plan -- drill more wells and pump more oil. So much for protecting the environment. Oil Carbon Emissions carbon tax Exxon business plan ExxonMobil

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‘Made for Each Other’: Solar and Storage Will Be a Regular Pair by 2030 [GTM Squared]

GreenTechMedia

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US Department Of Energy Announces >$7 Million To Protect Electric Grid From Cyberattacks In Michigan

CleanTechnica

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Letter: It’s Time for the Solar Industry to Act on Diversity and Inclusion

GreenTechMedia

There has been an outpouring of support from across the renewable energy industry in response to the unnecessary death of George Floyd and the many others who have preceded him and the Black Lives Matter Movement. It is a moment for introspection for us all.

How Singapore’s biggest supermarket player plans to unpack the packaging waste issue

Eco-Business

FairPrice Group will explore ways to reduce packaging waste while ensuring product safety and quality, says its group chief executive Seah Kian Peng

Siemens solution allows EV power consumption to be metered separately

Charged

Siemens eMobility solutions is field-testing a new charging technology called the Meter Integrated Charger (MIC), which provides a way to measure the quantity of electricity used to charge an EV in order to track and manage consumption.

Sustainability concerns are growing. But can companies make products that consumers can afford?

Eco-Business

The desire to switch to lifestyles with gentler environmental impacts is on the rise. But as the pandemic slims down wallets, firms must offer lower prices to inspire responsible consumption, states a new study

10 Eco-Friendly Moving Tips

Green Living Guy

There are many exciting upsides to moving, such as the opportunity for a fresh start and a new space to make your own. However, if you have been striving for a greener lifestyle, the environmental impact that comes with a move may be overshadowing your excitement. After all, the classic.

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As water scarcity grows, Asia’s utilities are turning to data and sensors to keep the taps flowing

Eco-Business

In many cities, tackling water leakages is among the most impactful ways to shore up water supplies. Sensors and other digital technologies make the massive task easier

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