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How gardening makes the world better?

U.S. Green Technology

Your neighbor has a bountiful garden, and you are thinking of having one too. Then you started thinking, why do you even want a garden? Is having a garden too much of a hassle? What do you know about plants besides those vegetables you consume daily. At first glance, the presence of a garden makes.

Deep-sea mining receives a resounding rejection from conservation authorities

Eco-Business

Members of the IUCN World Conservation Congress have voted overwhelmingly in support of a moratorium on deep-sea mining, an activity that conservationists say could cause irreversible damage to the ocean

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Selecting a printing company –A few important things to consider

U.S. Green Technology

Printing has a critical role to play in marketing communications and company branding. And anything that will have your business or brand name needs to appear professional to reflect expertise. And it is purely for this reason, and you should join hands with a printing company.

Indonesia aborts agreement with Norway on US$1b REDD+ scheme

Eco-Business

The Indonesian government says the decision is made after thorough consultations and cites lack of progress in the payment by Norway as one of the reasons for the termination

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.

Former Top Gear Host Quits Motoring Lobby Group Over Electric Vehicle ‘Urban Myths’

DeSmogBlog

Former Top Gear host Quentin Willson has acrimoniously quit a motoring lobby group currently working with a group of MPs to stop the government’s planned phase-out of petrol and diesel cars, accusing it of spreading “old urban myths” about electric vehicles.

NZ investment firm eyes Asia's decarbonisation opportunity with Singapore renewables launch

Eco-Business

Backed by Wellington-based investment company Infratil, Gur?n n Energy will focus on greenfield renewable energy projects in Asia. The firm is being helmed by former Sindicatum CEO Assaad Razzouk

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Extreme sea levels could soon become annual events

Eco-Business

Extreme sea levels are inevitable. Researchers now know more about their scale. Prepare for high tides almost every year

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UK government calls for 'absolute zero' target for international shipping industry

Business Green

Transport Secretary launches London’s International Shipping Week with an appeal to set more ambitious global decarbonisation targets for the industry.

Green Belt & Road Initiative Center founder Christoph Nedopil moves to Fudan University green finance hub

Eco-Business

The founder director of a thinktank for greening China’s Belt and Road Initiative has moved to a new centre for green finance at Fudan University in Shanghai

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Career change? Making a living from weaving

Low Impact

Career change? Making a living from weaving. At Lowimpact.org we’re interested in helping to bring production back to communities, and so we’re talking with craftspeople, smallholders, natural builders, renewables installers and small business owners in our range of topics.

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.

Chain reaction: How business can drive positive climate impact at little to no extra cost

Business Green

Partner Insight: With only a small proportion of emissions produced during final manufacturing, businesses must focus on their supply chains to combat CO2 more effectively, according to Boston Consulting Group.

Monday Flashback Story : Chittorgarh Fort – Marvellous piece of Rajput Architecture

Econaur

The Chittorgarh Fort also known as Chittorgarh or Chittor Fort is one of the largest forts in India. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The fort was the capital of Mewar and is located in the present-day town of Chittorgarh. It sprawls over a hill 180 m (590.6

Now is the time to ensure digitalisation drives greener behaviour

Business Green

E-commerce, consumer goods and services firms must work together to encourage and incentivise green consumer behaviour, write Bruno Oberle from the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and Lazada's Janet Sarah Neo.

Tesla Model 3 Road Trip Across Queensland, Part 4

CleanTechnica

This article follows parts one, two, and three of our road trip around Queensland. We were getting sick of driving and thought it might be best to have a break and stay for a while at the Midlander Comfort Inn. Of course, we took advantage of their Tesla destination charger.

Pump it up: Campaigners warn UK must accelerate heat pump installations or risk lagging behind European neighbours

Business Green

The UK is lagging behind European neighbours in the sale and installation of heat pumps. The UK is lagging behind other European countries in the sale and installation of heat pumps, according to a new analysis from campaign group Greenpeace.

Alabama Will Get A Li-Cycle Battery Recycling Facility

CleanTechnica

Li-Cycle has announced plans to build a new lithium-ion battery recycling facility in Alabama. This will be its fourth commercial lithium-ion battery recycling facility and will be located in Tuscaloosa, AL. Previously, the company had a base plan for three North American facilities, or Spokes.

OLIO gets $43m boost for food waste-busting vision

Business Green

Food waste app plans to use new funding to help take its technology global. Food waste app OLIO has attracted $43m of investments in its latest funding round, the company announced late last week.

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The Tesla Community Helped Feed Over 150 Baton Rouge Families Affected By Hurricane Ida

CleanTechnica

It was day 2 without power when I was sitting with Mrs. Green, who is my landlady. We were sitting in the shade by her home across from her store, Owens Deli, which has been a fixture in our neighborhood for over 80 years.

Bringing Solar & Tesla Batteries To Restaurants In New Orleans To “Stay Lit,” And How You Can Help

CleanTechnica

Several organizations are bringing solar to New Orleans restaurants in an effort to “Stay Lit” as a part of hurricane preparedness, Big Easy Magazine reports. Feed the Second Line and Glass Half Full NOLA are collaborating on an initiative known as Stay Lit.

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson Pushes Continued Climate Research & Aircraft Sustainability

CleanTechnica

NASA is focusing on making aircraft more sustainable . Climate Change Research Science Bill Nelson climate science NASA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA

Is A Tesla Model S Plaid Fully Submersible? (VIDEO)

CleanTechnica

The Tesla Model S Plaid is the fastest production car ever made. On land, it can accelerate from 0–60 mph in less than 2 seconds. But what about underwater? This idea was brought to Gruber Motor Company by a Tesla customer who showed up with a brand new Tesla Model S Plaid with a very […].

The Real Reason Why Dealerships Don’t Want To Compete With Tesla

CleanTechnica

When I was on a podcast with Connecticut State Senator Will Haskell and Will Cross from Tesla Owners Club of Connecticut, the senator said something that helped me understand exactly why dealerships are fighting so hard against Tesla and other EV manufacturers.

700+ Solar Companies Ask For Stronger Solar Legislation From Congress

CleanTechnica

Solar power keeps getting cheaper and keeps growing year after year, now accounting for nearly half of new power capacity in the United States. But coal and fossil methane (also deceivingly called “natural gas”) power plants need to be retired more quickly than they have been.

Despite Climate Red Alert, Interior Department Moves on Gulf Lease Sale

CleanTechnica

Originally published by NRDC.

Shell Oil Looks To Become A Leader In Electric Vehicle Charging

CleanTechnica

Originally posted on EVANNEX. By Charles Morris It sounds like the perfect plot for a conspiracy thriller: the giant oil companies are buying up electric vehicle charging companies as fast as they can.

Apple’s On Again, Off Again Project Titan Is Back On. Does Anyone Really Care?

CleanTechnica

Apple may build an electric car itself after talks with other manufacturers collapse. Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Apple Apple Car Doug Field