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6 trends that will shape sustainability in 2023

Eco-Business

From Asia becoming a key fossil fuel provider to hi-tech agriculture, these are the trends that could reshape society and business as the world navigates global uncertainty borne out of the Russian-led conflict in Ukraine

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7 Sustainable Changes for a More Eco-Friendly Business

The Environmental Blog

Sustainability is becoming increasingly important for the consumer pool, which is dominated by Millennials and Gen Z-ers. Modern-day consumers have high expectations of their chosen brands.

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A Framework for Evaluating Cleantech Innovation Ecosystems

CleanTech Group

The Global Cleantech 100 is coming in January, and we’ve spent the last few months evaluating some of the world’s most exciting cleantech.

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2022 paves way for massive growth for solar + storage industry

Solar Power World

Robust federal clean energy policy has laid the groundwork for a decade of explosive growth for the solar and storage industries.

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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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Sion Power to expand lithium-metal battery manufacturing operations in Tucson, Arizona

Charged

Large-format lithium-metal battery developer Sion Power has announced plans to expand its existing manufacturing operations in Tucson, Arizona. The expansion is expected to be complete by 2026 and create over 150 jobs, primarily in engineering and other manufacturing-related positions.

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Carbon capture: Solution or sideshow?

GreenBiz

CCS is either the climate tech breakthrough of the 21st century, according to its advocates, or a multibillion-dollar boondoggle, say activists

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Test Drive Results Audi eTron all electric sportback

Green Living Guy

It’s an Audi just all electric folks. It’s really the brand’s first fully electric SUV. It returns for the 2022 model year with significant package changes. This Premium Plus package I tested continues to offer the available Black optic package.

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GreenPower to supply Malaysian bus OEM with right-hand-drive EV trucks and vans

Charged

GreenPower Motor Company , a manufacturer of medium and heavy-duty EVs, has expanded its partnership with Malaysian bus manufacturer Gemilang International (GML) by agreeing to supply right-hand-drive heavy-duty Class 4 trucks and vans for fleet customers across Asia, the Middle East and Europe.

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13 essential newsletters for sustainability professionals

GreenBiz

When you’re in the business of sustainability, a regular infusion of original voices keeps the work fresh. Add illumination, provocation and entertainment to your inbox with these titles

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What Makes a Successful Company Internship Program?

Green Business Bureau

In this article, you’ll learn the benefits and challenges of running a company internship program, intern project ideas that will bring long-lasting benefits to your company, and strategies for facilitating intern engagement and ensuring quality work. Company Internship Program Benefits.

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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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2022 in Photos: Gaslighting by the Fossil Fuel Industry and Its Supporters

DeSmogBlog

Photos I shot in 2022 for DeSmog capture damage from extreme weather events and the continued expansion of the fossil fuel industry — the dominant industry causing global warming.

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TurnOnGreen to supply EV chargers for Best Western Hotels & Resorts in North America

Charged

TurnOnGreen has been selected by Best Western Hotels & Resorts as an endorsed supplier of EV chargers for the hotel chain’s North American properties.

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Water bites back in 2022

GreenBiz

Systemic failures in the water sector led to big challenges to economic development, business growth, ecosystems and civil society during 2022

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What is certification in cloud computing?

U.S. Green Technology

Knowledge of how to collaborate with the cloud, which is expected to become increasingly useful as cloud computing becomes more widely used, is positioned to become an asset for IT workers. There are several distinct cloud service providers, each of which offers its own unique cloud certifications.

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How a Colorado Law Could Force Boulder to Sell Oil and Gas to Private Company

DeSmogBlog

By Angelika Albaladejo, Capital & Main. Extraction Oil and Gas, a Denver-based energy company, sent Boulder County an offer this summer. It’s one that local officials don’t want, but can’t refuse. The company, a subsidiary of one of Colorado’s largest oil and gas producers, Civitas Resources Inc.

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Novel current collector is designed to stop battery thermal runaway

Charged

Researchers from Renmin and Tsinghua Universities in China have developed a novel shape-memory current collector (SMCC) that they say can stop battery thermal runaway in an overheated battery.

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2022 was the year that…

GreenBiz

Before it fades into the sunset, some highlights from the year just passed

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Top 5 Best Instagram MODs For Android

U.S. Green Technology

If you’re an Android user and a fan of Instagram, then you’re in luck! There are tons of great Instagram MODs out there that can give you a better experience on the app. In this blog post, we’ll be counting down the top 5 best Instagram MODs for Android.

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2022 Was a Big Year for Climate Action in the Courts

DeSmogBlog

It was another busy year in the courts for climate-related cases. From challenges to fossil fuel and petrochemical expansion to climate lawsuits against Big Oil and national governments, there were notable victories for climate action and accountability in 2022.

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Zeem Solutions provides Electric-Trucks-as-a-Service for Kuehne+Nagel

Charged

EV fleet-as-a-service (FaaS) provider Zeem Solutions has announced that client Kuehne+Nagel is successfully operating electric box trucks for air cargo freight forwarding at Los Angeles International Airport.

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How circularity is reshaping value propositions in capital equipment

GreenBiz

Learnings from 23 companies navigating the transition to the circular economy

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How To Choose Laptop According To Your Needs

U.S. Green Technology

Computers have become a staple in daily life and laptops are at the forefront of this technology. They are becoming increasingly popular for their portability and ease of use. However, not all laptops are created equal and it is important to choose the right one according to your needs.

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Shell Persists with Effort to Explore for Oil Off South Africa’s Wild Coast

DeSmogBlog

By Joe Walsh, Earth Island Journal. On the southern coast of Africa, local community groups and environmental activists have been celebrating a significant legal victory over a major oil player.

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Airbus and Renault team up to advance research on electrification

Charged

Airbus and Renault Group have signed an R&D agreement under which their engineering teams will join forces to improve energy storage-related technologies.

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Did the COPs rise to meet our oceans’ biggest challenge? 

GreenBiz

Beyond our beautiful coastal shores lies a deadly threat: ocean acidification

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Magnesium Alloy 1000mm Series Rental LED Displays

U.S. Green Technology

LED displays are a popular choice for many businesses, as they offer a cost-effective and versatile solution for advertising and marketing. The Magnesium Alloy 1000mm Series Rental LED Display is an especially attractive option due to its combination of lightweight and high-quality materials.

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California tariff will pay customers to produce solar energy

Inhabitant

The California Public Utilities Commission has just released a draft decision to revise California's net energy metering tariff

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BrightDrop to supply DHL Express Canada with Zevo 600 EV delivery vans

Charged

GMs subsidiary BrightDrop has expanded to its first international market in Canada, agreeing to supply DHL Express Canada with Zevo 600 electric delivery vans. The company has also begun production of the BrightDrop Zevo 600 electric delivery van at GM’s CAMI Assembly plant in Ontario.

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Lithos Carbon rocks agricultural carbon capture

GreenBiz

Meet the entrepreneur helping farmers capture carbon and increase crop yields — with rocks

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Fireproofing of Industrial Buildings

U.S. Green Technology

Industrial Fireproofing is the distinction between property supporting harms or a total breakdown in case of a fire. This sort of aloof fire insurance is the most common way of delivering something heat proof or incombustible.

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Holiday Lists No. 1: A dozen Agents of Impact who broke through in 2022

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, Dec. 26 – Let’s give all of you Agents of Impact a round of applause. In dozens of profiles this year, we. The post Holiday Lists No. 1: A dozen Agents of Impact who broke through in 2022 appeared first on ImpactAlpha. Looking Ahead to 2023

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ADS-TEC unveils its new ChargePost battery-based charging system

Charged

ADS-TEC Energy , a manufacturer of battery-buffered energy systems, has unveiled a new battery-based charging system. The new ChargePost is equipped with two DC fast charging points and two optional 75-inch monitors that can be used for advertising space.

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How forests near and far benefit people in cities

GreenBiz

Forests at three scales — inner, nearby and faraway — offer dozens of benefits to cities

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How to Break Language Barriers in Your Business?

U.S. Green Technology

English is the dominant language in international business, as you presumably already know. But, you’ll find many markets or businesses where English is either not used at all or is a second language.

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UNESCO calls to add Great Barrier Reef to danger list

Inhabitant

One of the world's most famous natural wonders is the Great Barrier Reef. The site is a marine wonderland, with a rich diversity of beautiful corals and thousands of aquatic creatures