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What does it mean to have a sustainable brand?

GreenBiz

Sponsored: Many companies are quick to brand themselves as sustainable. How can your brand do it in a meaningful way that speaks to your customers

6 Easy Ways to Minimize Your E-Waste Levels

The Environmental Blog

Were you aware that more than 50 million tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) is produced each and every year? These materials are very harmful to the environment and unfortunately, they absolutely essential in our modern world.

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Source-separated sewage facility opens in Sweden

Envirotec Magazine

Thursday, 16 June, marks the official inauguration of RecoLab, an award-winning treatment plant for source-separated sewage in Helsingborg, Sweden.

Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- June 14

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Washington State Department of Commerce, June 14, 2022 Resource adequacy meeting Friday, June 17 Commerce and the Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC) will be hosting the second annual electric power resource adequacy meeting this Friday. Zoom meeting details: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Friday, June 17 ZoomMeeting passcode: RACall-in info: +1 253-215-8782Meeting ID: 840 […]. Public Policy ceta ceta bulletin rulemaking weekly bulletin

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.

How data-driven research partnerships deepen energy access across supply chains

GreenBiz

The energy transition risks further exacerbating human rights violations and environmental issues if the global community does not address material supply chains, guided by the most recent empirical evidence, social and climate justice.

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Main Reasons Why Electric Cars Better Than Conventional Fuel Cars

U.S. Green Technology

With so many people out there owning cars and not being afraid to use them every single day, it’s easy to understand why this habit is slowly turning into a huge problem for people all over the world. Well, if you use an electric car, this might not be the case and you’ll have nothing.

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Red alert: Portions of the Arctic are warming much faster than we thought

Grist

Scientists revealed new measurements this week that show parts of the Arctic are warming five to seven times faster than the rest of the world, warming that could bring about even more extreme weather in the Northern Hemisphere.

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Right to repair revisited

GreenBiz

The Right to Repair movement is picking up steam again in 2022, with recent legislation in the U.S. and in Europe

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TriData: A Financial Technology Service That Champions Sustainable Design and Development

Green Business Bureau

TriData are industry leaders in sustainable design and development.

Final report on flagship air pollution reporting pilot scheme released

Envirotec Magazine

Thursday, 16 June marks the release of findings from a UK pilot scoping study looking at development of an air pollution reporting system for businesses.

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.

Lunaz’s upcycled electric garbage truck features swappable battery pack

Charged

Lunaz Applied Technologies, a British EV startup known for electrifying classic cars, has revealed a garbage truck with a number of driver-friendly features and a swappable battery pack that’s designed to be replaced in 10 minutes.

Harnessing the power of SMEs and mid-sized companies for sustainability

GreenBiz

What can happen when SMEs approach sustainability as a vector of innovation, impact and growth rather than a simple compliance issue

Summit Coffee Co: Protecting the Environment with Certified Sustainable Coffee

Green Business Bureau

Creating certified sustainable coffee. Summit Coffee Co. is a Certified Organic roaster and retailer based out of North Carolina that focuses on small-lot coffees sourced intentionally from all around the world. Coffee driven and community focused, they value relationships from farm to cup.

Government U-turn on promise to reform farming post-Brexit

Envirotec Magazine

New farming policy stripped of ambition to aid nature recovery, says conservation group. The Government has broken its promise to reform farming post-Brexit.

Hyundai discontinues Ioniq hybrid and PHEV

Charged

Hyundai’s Ioniq hatchback exemplified an earlier generation of electrified vehicles. It was offered in three different powertrain variants: hybrid, plug-in hybrid and pure EV.

Electrifying trucks: A market update

GreenBiz

Electrifying all 12 million trucks that Americans buy annually will be a long haul, but the journey is much farther along than many people thought was possible

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GreenPower and NYS Officials Hosted an Electric School Bus Demonstration at Fox Lane High

Green Living Guy

Bedford, NY – New York State Senators Pete Harckham, Shelley B. Mayer, Tim Kennedy, and Anna Kaplan and the Bedford Central School District, in conjunction with the GreenPower Motor Company, hosted a demonstration today of a zero-emission, fully electric school bus at Fox Lane High School.

Plastic pollution in the ocean may harbour novel antiobiotics

Envirotec Magazine

A polyethylene bag floats in the open sea. Plastic pollution in the ocean may serve as a source for novel antibiotics, according to a new student-led study conducted in collaboration with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.

Interconnect designs for EV battery management systems

Charged

Sponsored by TTI. Over the next decade, technology is expected to trend towards an all-electric society – a world with unlimited energy based on renewable resources without harmful emissions.

Episode 320: GreenBiz 30 Under 30 speaks up

GreenBiz

Featuring reflections from Allison Ward (Dell), Alex Laplaza (Lowercarbon Capital), Chante Harris (Venture for ClimateTech, Second Muse), Kyle Ritchie (CannonDesign) and Raven Hernandez (Earth Rides

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ClearCOGS: Powering Sustainable Restaurant Design Using Innovative Ingredient Forecasting and AI To Reduce Waste

Green Business Bureau

Sustainable restaurant design. ClearCOGs is revolutionizing the food industry with their innovative forecasting and machine learning processes to provide an exact amount of food ingredients to restaurants , supporting a sustainable restaurant design while also saving businesses money.

AD & Biogas Awards 2022

Envirotec Magazine

Event announces 13 winners out of 10 categories, with multiple winners for Women in Biogas and AD Pace Setters – Micro AD, as well as 8 Highly Commended entries.

Electroflight’s new modular energy storage unit is designed for electric aviation prototypes

Charged

Aviation energy storage specialist Electroflight has launched a new energy storage unit that’s designed to facilitate the development of electric aviation prototypes.

Who’s after rare metals in the Klamath Mountains?

GreenBiz

While the region has a small cache of valuable tellurium, politics and economics are in the way

The Fisker Ocean SUV Exceeds 50,000 Reservations Plus More on the Fisker PEAR

Green Living Guy

LOS ANGELES (June 8, 2022) – Fisker Inc. NYSE: FSR) (“Fisker”) — passionate creator of the world’s most sustainable electric vehicles and advanced mobility solutions — announced today that reservations for its all-electric Fisker Ocean SUV surpassed 50,000.

Wetland programme will protect rivers and chalk streams in East England

Envirotec Magazine

Proposals to create 26 new treatment wetlands across the East of England are part of a new wetlands programme from Anglian Water, which the utility says will help protect rivers and some of the much-loved chalk stream habitats in the East of England.

Daimler Truck works with German machinery manufacturer Manz to develop battery tech

Charged

Daimler Truck has acquired a ten-percent stake in the German high-tech machine manufacturer Manz. The two companies will form a strategic partnership to establish a pilot line for the production of battery cells and the assembly of batteries at Daimler Truck’s Mannheim site.

Climate resilience and the new era of urban infrastructure

GreenBiz

The path to revitalize infrastructure as an engine of future economic growth must begin with a series of 'lighthouse projects' that prove viability

NREL Scientists Fabricate New Solar Cell to Improve Stability and Efficiency

Green Living Guy

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have demonstrated a tin-lead perovskite cell that overcomes problems with stability and improves efficiency. The new cell, a tandem design with two layers of perovskites, measured a 25.5% efficiency.

Energy prices forecast to dampen EV demand as fleets face whole-life cost knowledge gap

Envirotec Magazine

More than half of fleet operators (53 per cent) expect high energy prices to dampen demand for EVs, according to research from mobility solutions specialists Bridgestone and Webfleet Solutions.

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Low-tech Charge Cable Channel could be a solution for drivewayless EV drivers

Charged

Regular Charged readers are familiar with the tragic Plight of the Drivewayless—millions of car owners living in urban neighborhoods depend on street parking, and thus have no way to charge EVs at home. All kinds of solutions, from the clever to the crazy, have been proposed.

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3 urban energy innovations with global implications

GreenBiz

From buildings to cars to neighborhoods, energy solutions are emerging from urban innovation projects with the potential for global scalability

Rethinking Urban Climate Research in the Shadow of Climate Breakdown

The City Fix

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), composed of hundreds of the world’s leading scientists, puts considerable weight on urban climate action in developing pathways towards sustainable futures. The 6th Assessment Report of the IPCC recognizes that urban areas present.

Solar panels may become mandatory on all new buildings in Europe

Envirotec Magazine

Traditional houses in the Austrian Tirol. The European Commission announced on 18 May that it plans to make the installation of solar panels mandatory for all new public, commercial and residential buildings in the EU.

UK to invest £200 million to evaluate technologies for zero-emission trucks

Charged

The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has announced over £200 million of new funding for a demonstrator program aimed at determining which zero-emission technologies are best suited to the heaviest road vehicles.