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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.

Eco-Business and Community Ethics

The Environmental Blog

As we already know that during the past few decades, technology has fundamentally changed our lives and some of them have sparked intense debates about the future of these technologies by policymakers.

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Big money flows into long-duration energy storage

GreenBiz

Long-duration energy storage is the linchpin technology that will let the economy run off of intermittent renewable energy sources and backup power after grid disruptions.

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Atomic Chickens: Texas Lawmakers Reject Proven Plan To Store Nuclear Waste

Jim Conca

The best, safest, least expensive solution to nuclear waste gets a near-unanimous bipartisan negative vote from the Texas Legislature. Lawmakers banned storage of high-level radioactive waste in Texas, including spent nuclear fuel, at their approved nuclear waste disposal site near Andrews, Texas.

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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.

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.

Extreme weather conditions in Pakistan due to climate change

The Environmental Blog

Pakistan is considered one of the disaster-prone countries in Asia. Natural disasters such as Droughts, Floods, and heat waves have become common in the country. Among these, floods have been recognized as the most severe form of natural disaster. Droughts.

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Report reveals major climate risks to global food trade

Envirotec Magazine

Image credit: Ian Taylor/Unsplash. A new report from Stockholm Environment Institute reveals in detail the climate risks to global trade in major agricultural commodities – and concludes that they constitute a serious global challenge.

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10 largest wind farm projects completed in the U.S. so far in 2021

Renewable Energy World

Follow @EngelsAngle. The U.S. connected 6.1 gigawatts of wind power capacity to the grid in the first half of 2021, according to analysis by S&P Global Market Intelligence. The U.S. now has 127 GW of cumulative wind power capacity with a pipeline of 62 GW under development through 2025.

BYD introduces two new electric heavy-duty trucks

Charged

BYD unveiled two new battery-electric heavy-duty trucks, the Gen3 8TT and 6F, at the recent ACT Expo in Long Beach.

The space-age tech we need to save our planet

GreenBiz

Sponsored: We are still woefully uninformed about our oceans. Researchers at KAUST are pushing the boundaries of what's technologically possible

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.

A More Integrative Approach Needed to Realise Global Energy Access Goals

altenergymag

Despite these successes and promises of the 11 off-grid appliances assessed by Efficiency for Access in their Solar Appliance Technology Briefs, none are close to market saturation. Cross-cutting barriers identified include affordability, availability and the broader enabling environment.

The policies that could send the global rooftop solar market to 2,000 GW

Renewable Energy World

Follow @EngelsAngle. The global rooftop solar market has the potential to exceed 2,000 GW of generation and 1,000 GWh of energy storage by 2050 through careful policy design, according to a new report.

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Bridgestone to roll out up to 3,500 EVBox public chargers in Europe

Charged

Tire manufacturer and retailer Bridgestone has formed a long-term partnership with the EVBox Group to deploy up to 3,500 EVBox AC and DC charging ports, powered by EVBox charging management software.

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How electrified, equitable mobility can transform US cities

GreenBiz

Sponsored: The movement to make American cities more sustainable, healthy and equitable has a powerful, unassuming ally: The city bus

Tigo Energy Partners with Advanced Solar to Grow the Solar Market in Texas

altenergymag

San Antonio solar installer looks to new Tigo Energy products to meet energy needs of Texans

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Biophilia and Biophilic Design: Incorporating Sustainability Into The Built Environment

Green Business Bureau

The term biophilia was coined by Erich Fromm a social psychologist in 1973 and defined as “the passionate love of life and of all that is alive”.[1] 1] Biophilia was later used by American biologist, Edward O. Wilson, in 1984 as the inherent human tendency toward nature.[2]

Navistar’s new International eMV Series electric truck is in production and ready to order

Charged

Navistar’s new fully-electric International eMV Series truck has gone into production, and the company is now taking customer orders. The eMV is “ideal for any straight-rail application.” It is available in 217-, 236-, 254- and 272-inch wheelbase options.

Amazon invests in the Amazon

GreenBiz

Partnering with The Nature Conservancy to monetarily support Amazonia farmers in their transition to regenerative agriculture and agroforestry

Europe and North America to connect 7.9 million EV chargers by 2025

Renewable Energy World

Europe and North America will increase the number of connected electric vehicle (EV) chargers by 38% between 2020 and 2025, according to a new report released by research firm Berg Insight. This means the number of connected EV chargers in Europe and North America will reach 7.9

Sustainability 101: What is a Sustainable Business

Green Business Bureau

Businesses all around the world are becoming more sustainable, balancing their fiscal, economic, environmental and social responsibilities to protect the planet and people.

Learn about modular e-motor platform optimization

Charged

Looking for a pioneering solution for complex design optimization challenges, ZF—a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, and industrial technology—partnered with Altair to implement a data-driven development and optimization strategy for e-motors.

Helping farms pivot away from synthetic fertilizers

GreenBiz

Pivot Bio is helping farmers reduce reliance on synthetic fertilizers, but it’s still working on replacing them entirely

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Big wins for renewable energy in the ‘Build Back Better’ bill

Renewable Energy World

Follow @EngelsAngle. Over the weekend, Democrats in the U.S. House released the first specifics of the Build Back Better plan within the $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation bill. The overall package is seen as the most significant legislative effort ever proposed to address climate change.

8 Ways Your Family Can Be More Eco-Friendly

Green Living Guy

As headlines about extreme weather and climate change continue to dominate the news, many of us are taking a closer look at our family’s daily habits.

Chevy Bolt battery recall—Car and Driver reveals the gory technical details

Charged

The Chevy Bolt battery recall is bad news for GM, and for the EV industry. Every single Bolt EV and Bolt EUV is now under recall because of a potential battery defect that could cause a fire. Roughly a dozen fires have been reported, but no injuries or deaths to date.

We’re going to need a bigger boat: Climate strategy beyond COP

GreenBiz

Let the United Nations process play out, but let's also work on a separate, bold "grand bargain

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Solar, storage lead MISO’s record-setting interconnection queue

Renewable Energy World

Follow @EngelsAngle. The Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) has received a record 487 applications for interconnection this year, with renewable energy representing 64 gigawatts, or 83%, of the proposed new generating capacity.

Scotland’s wind potential to decarbonise oil & gas

altenergymag

Oil and gas extraction from the North Sea has been a core feature of the global energy market for many decades but whilst the oil and gas sector has been transformational for Scotland, and the UK, our wider commitments to net-zero encompass these sectors, and it will mean significant changes are required to meet the targets set.

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Easelink demonstrates autonomous conductive charging system

Charged

Austria-based Easelink demonstrated its Matrix Charging system at the recent IAA Mobility 2021 trade show in Munich. Automotive parts supplier Schaeffler integrated Matrix Charging into a demo model of its Rolling Chassis, a platform for driverless mobility solutions.

Gordon Gekko vs. ESG

GreenBiz

Want to know what does serve investors? Good governance: transparency and accountability

Biden’s solar goals threatened by supply chain, trade issues

Renewable Energy World

Follow @EngelsAngle. Despite annual record-breaking installations, supply chain constraints and trade issues are driving price increases across every solar market segment, according to new analysis.

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Billions of dollars being used to fund coal power in Africa and Asia

Envirotec Magazine

Research published on 16 September highlights the troubling trend of pockets of funders continuing to finance additional coal-fired generation capacity in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Li-Cycle to build battery recycling facility in Alabama

Charged

Li-Cycle has announced plans to build a fourth commercial battery recycling facility in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. This facility will add to the capacity of the Kingston, Ontario and Rochester, New York plants. The company’s Gilbert, Arizona facility is still under construction.

Climate, biodiversity and the ‘other COP’

GreenBiz

What is the 1.5-degree equivalent for nature

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Biden’s proposed increase in solar power would remake the US electricity system

Renewable Energy World

Joshua D. Rhodes , University of Texas at Austin. President Joe Biden has called for major clean energy investments as a way to curb climate change and generate jobs. On Sept. 8, 2021, the White House released a report produced by the U.S.