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Why nature is the next frontier for sustainable business

GreenBiz

Why nature is the next frontier for sustainable business. Erin Billman. Thu, 09/24/2020 - 01:15. It has been encouraging to see company and government commitments to cutting greenhouse gas emissions coming thick and fast in recent months, even despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

Forecasting Tesla Revenue Growth Alongside Enormous Tesla Battery Growth

CleanTechnica

As part of Tesla's Battery Day festivities, a bold plan was revealed. Tesla will start producing its own batteries by ramping up its new 4680 battery "pilot" factory.

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WoodMac: Energy Sector Faces ‘Darwinian Challenge’ to Tame Climate Change

GreenTechMedia

The world is on course to sail past the recognized "safe" level of 2 degrees Celsius of warming to as much as 3 degrees Celsius, according to the latest Wood Mackenzie Energy Transition Outlook.

Ethically minded brands are on the rise: Here’s what you should know

The Environmental Blog

The coronavirus pandemic has only accelerated the trend for online shopping, and even committed high-street shoppers are now shifting towards ecommerce.

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Why sustainability professionals should embrace Black Lives Matter

GreenBiz

Why sustainability professionals should embrace Black Lives Matter. Charles Orgbon. Mon, 09/21/2020 - 00:45. Long before corporations acknowledged Black Lives Matter, they championed the plights of specific endangered species.

The Battery Revolution Is Real, And It’s Here

CleanTechnica

The battery revolution is very real, and it's here. Popular Tesla fan Viv noted that the topics Tesla focused on for Battery Day weren't just another research project, but represented an actual technological revolution.

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Bring the Nature in: Tips for Creating a Green Interior Design Concept

U.S. Green Technology

If you watch the news or go through Twitter, you can see that our planet is in dire need of help. Fires are raging, floods are going wild and extreme weather is reaching new levels each year. Many of these natural catastrophes are due to our irresponsible lifestyles that create a lot of waste and.

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A corporate water strategy manifesto: We can and will do better

GreenBiz

A corporate water strategy manifesto: We can and will do better. Will Sarni. Wed, 09/23/2020 - 01:30.

Airbus Wants ZEROe To Be 1st Zero-Emission Commercial Aircraft In The World … By 2035 (Videos)

CleanTechnica

Airbus wants to develop the "world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft," but its timeline for doing so is "by 2035.".

No new gas-powered cars by 2035, California governor says

Inhabitat - Innovation

California Governor Gavin Newsom's new executive order bans the sale of all new gasoline-powered cars and passenger trucks by 2035. After that, only zero-emissions new cars will be sold in the state of California. Californians will still be able to own, drive, buy and sell used cars that run on gas

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Considerations to Make while Designing a Scalable Database Architecture

U.S. Green Technology

While setting up cloud applications, it is essential to make sure that the system remains available all the time, along with being highly performant, fault-tolerant, and, most importantly, scalable. These also need to have the ability to remain unaffected or quickly recover from any disaster.

Walmart drives toward zero-emission goal for its entire fleet by 2040

GreenBiz

Walmart drives toward zero-emission goal for its entire fleet by 2040. Katie Fehrenbacher. Wed, 09/23/2020 - 01:50.

The Growing Danger From Gas Pipelines

CleanTechnica

A decade ago, Congress set out to make pipelines safer, but today there are more accidents on pipelines that carry gas to homes. Air Quality Consumer Technology Fossil Fuels Grid Health Natural Gas Policy & Politics Policy Research Research Science Massachusetts.

Washington bans wildlife-killing competitions

Inhabitat - Innovation

The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission has voted to end hunting competitions in the state

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Eric Dalius Helps You Discover Cutting-Edge Accounting Apps for Your Small Businesses

U.S. Green Technology

Accounting could prove to be time-consuming for many small business owners. However, you simply cannot undermine the role of accounting in tracking, managing, and optimizing the growth of your small business.

4 things corporations should know about urban forestry projects

GreenBiz

4 things corporations should know about urban forestry projects. Jesse Klein. Thu, 09/24/2020 - 01:00. It’s hard to make planting trees political, one reason this climate mitigation strategy has received rare bipartisan support for the past two decades.

California Governor Orders End Of Gasoline And Diesel Car Sales By 2035

CleanTechnica

California will ban the sale of new gasoline and diesel powered cars beginning in 2035 according to a new executive order by governor Gavin Newsom. Electric Cars Fossil Fuels ban on diesel powered cars ban on gasoline powered cars California CARB Gavin Newsom zero emissions vehicles

17,000 Tiehms buckwheat, rare wildflowers of Nevada, destroyed

Inhabitat - Innovation

After a controversy between conservationists and lithium mining interests, 40% of the population of Tiehm's buckwheat was mysteriously destroyed last weekend

Handwoven Straw Planter Baskets: A Greener Planting Option

U.S. Green Technology

Gardening is so much more than a fun hobby; it’s also a great way to take care of the planet. If you’re a home gardener seeking to minimize your ecological footprint, you’re probably on the lookout for sustainable gardening products.

The How2Recycle label needs a massive campaign. Brands should make it happen

GreenBiz

The How2Recycle label needs a massive campaign. Brands should make it happen. Suzanne Shelton. Tue, 09/22/2020 - 01:00. I hope you’ve downloaded our latest free report, "Engaging Middle America in Recycling Solutions.".

First Solar’s Thin-Film PV Modules Chosen For Largest Urban Solar Power Plant In Europe

CleanTechnica

A solar power plant being built in Bordeaux, France, on a former landfill is expected to be the largest "urban" solar PV power plant in Europe. It is using First Solar, Inc. Nasdaq: FSLR) solar modules.

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Garden House brings nature back to the city

Inhabitat - Innovation

The home “brings nature back to the city” with inviting outdoor areas for gathering with friends and neighbors

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Network Rail introduces coffee cup recycling points to busy stations

Envirotec Magazine

ESG investments: Exponential potential or surfing one wave?

GreenBiz

ESG investments: Exponential potential or surfing one wave? Terry F. Yosie. Mon, 09/21/2020 - 00:30.

The Fully Electric VW ID.4 Is A Direct Assault On Internal Combustion Crossovers

CleanTechnica

This morning, Volkswagen officially took the wraps off of the highly anticipated ID.4 electric crossover.

Record number of pilot whales get stranded, die in Tasmania

Inhabitat - Innovation

Over 380 long-finned pilot whales have been confirmed dead after nearly 500 were stranded on Tasmania's west coast

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Total Buys 3.3GW Solar Portfolio and Signs World’s Largest Corporate PPA…With Itself

GreenTechMedia

French oil major Total added another 3.3 gigawatts of Spanish solar to its renewables portfolio on Friday as it chases down a target of 25 GW by 2025. The company also revealed it has signed a corporate power purchase agreement for 6 TWh of power from around 3 GW of its Spanish solar portfolio. That makes it the largest corporate PPA in the world. Google signed a 1.6 GW deal across 18 projects last year.

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The COVID Covenant: Going big is the price of admission

GreenBiz

The COVID Covenant: Going big is the price of admission. Gil Friend. Mon, 09/21/2020 - 01:00. The world (well, most of it) attacked COVID-19 as if it were a true global emergency: with extraordinary speed, scale and scope.

Tesla Eliminated 4 Weaknesses In 1 Year

CleanTechnica

Wilhelm Graupner, Executive Director of Business Strategy, Sales & Marketing at AVL Northern Europe, shared a quick analysis of a one-year-old Tesla SWOT video and pointed out that Tesla has eliminated four of the identified weaknesses in one year.

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Critical Antarctic glaciers are drifting away

Inhabitat - Innovation

The findings, which follow analyses of satellite imagery, indicate that a natural buffer that prevents the glaciers from breaking away is deteriorating at a rapid rate and could lead to destructive sea level rise

Scania introduces range of electric trucks

Charged

Scania, a major Swedish manufacturer of commercial vehicles, has announced a pair of new plug-in trucks: a plug-in hybrid and a fully electric model.

More reflections about regenerative grazing and the future of meat

GreenBiz

More reflections about regenerative grazing and the future of meat. Jim Giles. Fri, 09/25/2020 - 01:30. Editor's note: Last week's Foodstuff discussion on the impact of regenerative grazing on emissions from meat production prompted a flurry of comments from the GreenBiz community. This essay advances the dialogue. Let’s get back to the beef brouhaha I wrote about last week.

Windmills No More: GE Debuts Monster Of A New 13 Megawatt Wind Turbine

CleanTechnica

GE sticks a fork in the US coal industry with new 13-megawatt version of its Haliade-X offshore wind turbine.

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NYC Metronome clock now displays deadline for irreversible global warming

Inhabitat - Innovation

The Climate Clock shows that we have about 7 years to stop irreversible effects of global warming