November, 2022

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9 ways the circular economy can help avert the climate crisis

GreenBiz

Circular economy strategies can complement decarbonization measures and support scaling the clean energy transition

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The Top Energy-Saving Companies in Europe: Compare Prices

The Environmental Blog

If you have paid attention to the price of energy recently, you have likely seen that it has gone up drastically during the past few years.

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Employee Engagement Sustainability: Creating Lasting Engagement and a Thriving Work Culture

Green Business Bureau

What Is Employee Engagement Sustainability?

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Forestry at a tech conference? How nature has become the most popular topic in tech

GreenBiz

This is one of the most exciting sectors for innovation

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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.

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Protecting Our Planet Starts with You: 7 Daily Basics For Green Life

The Environmental Blog

Now that 2022 is coming to a close, there has never been a better time to start living more eco-friendly. Every day you hear the horrifying facts about how climate change and waste is affecting our planer.

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Virtual CleanTech Advocacy Day 2022 – January 31, 2022

CleanTech Alliance

2022 CleanTech Advocacy Day has come and gone. You can watch the event recording here. We look forward to being in person in 2023.

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How To Make Your Glamping Experience Eco-Friendly 

U.S. Green Technology

If you and your family love spending time outdoors as a recreational activity, there are many ways to do so. You can go camping, trekking, and fishing. And for those who want to combine nature with comfort and convenience, you’ll never go wrong with glamping.

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15 Sustainable Tips for a Green Thanksgiving

Green Business Bureau

Home-cooked meals and family traditions, rooting for your favorite football team, connecting with your loved ones and that cozy feeling of holiday cheer – There are many reasons why Thanksgiving is one of America’s most beloved holidays.

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How COP27 became the food systems COP

GreenBiz

For the first time food, agriculture and food systems have taken center stage at the global negotiations. Finally

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How To Make Contaminated Water Safe In An Emergency

The Environmental Blog

In an emergency when general water service has been interrupted – such as a flood, water pipe leakage, or a hurricane – you must continue to try to work out a way of treating water. Even if the water looks clear, it could contain elements that may make you very sick.

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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.

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CleanTech Alliance Inspires and Connects with Students at Eastern Washington CS Fair 

CleanTech Alliance

On Wednesday, Nov. 9, nearly 800 high school students and their teachers gathered for the first Eastern Washington Computer Science Fair at the Town Toyota Center in Wenatchee. This was the first time an event like this was held in Eastern Washington and the first such event in 3 years.

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Mangroves are environmental guardians of the coastline, says research

Envirotec Magazine

Mangrove pneumatophores (aerial roots) with DGT probes in sediments for measuring labile metals (image credit: UniSA).

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Green Technologies to Make Your Home Better

U.S. Green Technology

At one point in history, the only materials that could be utilized by individuals who wanted to create a home were mud, straw, stone, or wood. Those who desired to build a home were limited in their options. Those more primitive ages no longer look to be as scary as they did in the past.

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Employee Engagement in Retail Sustainability (Green Culture Guide)

Green Business Bureau

Establishing employee engagement in retail sustainability. Employee engagement in retail is vital to effectively achieve your green goals – and to unlock this engagement you need to establish a green culture. We know you’ve been working hard to create a sustainable retail business.

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Four lessons from a journey to be forest positive

GreenBiz

Sponsored: We all depend on healthy forests — and so does our economy. Here are key lessons from a company aiming to counteract deforestation for their products

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How using space tech helps humanity move toward a sustainable future today

The Environmental Blog

On October 4, EOS Data Analytics, a global provider of AI-powered satellite imagery analytics, and Greenpeace Global Mapping Hub organized a webinar on applications of satellite remote sensing and imagery analytics in farming, environmental monitoring, and social and environmental initiatives.

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NI announces its highest-performing EV battery cycler to date

Charged

Battery labs need power—lots of power—in order to test batteries by cycling them over and over. NI , a provider of automated testing and measurement systems, keeps turning up the voltage. The company has just unveiled its highest-voltage EV battery cycler to date, the High Power System-17000.

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New approach offers single-step treatment for arsenic decontamination

Envirotec Magazine

Water sampling. Researchers identify specific catalysts to clean and improve water quality for millions of people.

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Why Crawlspace Winterization Is Important In Upcoming Winter?

U.S. Green Technology

If your property is located anywhere where the temperature drops under 32 degrees, winterizing the crawl area is a need. The sole purpose of the crawl area winterization is to guarantee that your crawl area is operating at its best.

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Pros and Cons of Drip Irrigation

Green Business Bureau

In this article, we’ll discuss the pros and cons of drip irrigation for business landscaping, along with helpful resources for DIY installation. What is Drip irrigation?

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Can a 'carbon coin' save the world? It may be put to the test

GreenBiz

Steps are inching forward toward a real-world demonstration of the planet-saving financial tool from the sci-fi novel 'Ministry for the Future

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Generator Repairs and Troubleshooting

The Environmental Blog

Generators are essential for your business operations. They can help you keep your business running in the event that your area experiences an electrical outage, such as in the case of a heavy storm.

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How Can You Protect Your Small Green Business?

Green Living Guy

Many small green businesses fold early in the game. That’s because of a lack of knowledge and ensuing poor decisions that the owners have made. With the right advice, you can avoid these pitfalls. We discuss some of the key aspects small business owners need to pay attention to.

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£1.4m funding for chemist’s research into hazardous materials handling

Envirotec Magazine

Dr Nicola Bell’s group will explore a range of issues relevant to handling hazardous and chemically reactive materials in an automated environment. A University of Glasgow chemist is establishing a new research group with £1.4m

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8 Benefits of Green Technology Knowledge for Students

U.S. Green Technology

Have a look at the 8 benefits of green technology knowledge for students below: Impact on Environment When a school uses green technology, there are more plants inside the building, less waste is dumped in landfills, and water and electricity costs are decreased.

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How to Implement a Water Conservation Plan for Your Business

Green Business Bureau

Importance of a Water Conservation Plan. A water conservation plan turns goals into action, ensuring your business is taking the necessary steps to reduce its water use and any impact it may have on local water resources and the people and wildlife that rely on them.

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COP27: This past year in deforestation

GreenBiz

After bold commitments, what is happening to forests, and what actions are coming next

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Cirba Solutions and GM extend collaboration on EV battery recycling

Charged

Cirba Solutions and GM have extended an existing agreement to recycle battery scrap generated by manufacturing and research at selected GM facilities through 2024. The original agreement dates from 2021, and GM has already recycled more than a million pounds of batteries.

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What you need to know about the unstoppable rise of electric truck fleets

EDF Voices

The zero-emission vehicle future is here: An 8,500% increase in truck deployments and commitments is proof

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WRAP: huge lack of consistency in circular economy pledges in NDCs

Envirotec Magazine

Climate action NGO WRAP says details of circular economy pledges made in Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) are wildly inconsistent and range from undefined to more ambitious and comprehensive strategies, and that this inconsistency seriously risks undermining essential work on climate action.

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Top 4 Most Typical Tenant Upgrades That Have Relation to Electricity

U.S. Green Technology

The practice of making repairs or other alterations to a property in order to better accommodate tenants and enhance the quality of the area in which they live or work is known as tenant improvement.

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Water Sustainability: What Does It Mean For Business?

Green Business Bureau

In this article, we discuss how business ties to water sustainability, the dangers of water scarcity, along with strategies for lowering water usage. Impacts of Water Scarcity.

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How we can unlock tech to decarbonize our skies

GreenBiz

We must start building the necessary technical capacity right now to actively remove CO2 from the atmosphere, in parallel with doubling down on decarbonization efforts

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Innovative approaches to electrified propulsion system development

Charged

Sponsored by AVL. There are many ways to develop an e-drive system, or a vehicle with an e-drive system as the source of propulsion. Traditional development methods, while effective for some applications, also present some major challenges—especially when it comes to scalability.

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Zero-Emission Delivery Zones: A New Way to Cut Traffic, Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gases

The City Fix

Urban freight and delivery services boomed during the COVID-19 pandemic as consumers switched to online shopping when businesses were forced to close. The surge in online market activity that began in 2020 builds on a decade of steady growth related to the.