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3 circular economy trends that defined 2020

GreenBiz

3 circular economy trends that defined 2020. Lauren Phipps. Mon, 12/21/2020 - 00:15. As the year comes to a (welcome) close, it’s worth taking a moment to consider how the circular economy concept has emerged and evolved during this very particular year.

6 Energy Myths And Why You Shouldn’t Believe Them

U.S. Green Technology

From heating to lighting, to power vehicles and our devices, energy affects every aspect of our lives. However, as environmental concerns grow, so too does the need to switch over to renewable sources of energy.

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Spain Tenders 3 Gigawatts of Renewables Under New Pay-as-Bid Model

GreenTechMedia

Spain has launched a tender for up to 3.18 gigawatts of renewable generation in its first auction under a pay-as-bid model introduced earlier this year. The model, similar to the contracts-for-difference program used in the U.K., aims to correct problems with auctions in 2016 and 2017.

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The Energy To Light Christmas

Jim Conca

Lighting our Christmas Spirit in the month of December takes 3.5 billion kWh emitting 3 billion pounds of CO2 and costing $645 million, a pretty good price for some happiness at the end of a very long year. But we could decrease that by 75% if we used only LED lights.

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3 takeaways from Colgate-Palmolive's 2025 strategy

GreenBiz

3 takeaways from Colgate-Palmolive's 2025 strategy. Deonna Anderson. Wed, 12/23/2020 - 01:15. When you think of Colgate-Palmolive, the first thing likely to come to mind is its eponymous toothpaste or dish soap.

How Technology Can Help In Environment Sustainability?

U.S. Green Technology

Technology has successfully improved our way of life. We usually tend to think of technology as limited to communication. Because that is the most common use of technology in our daily lives. But while searching for the channels list, a thought came to me.

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A Christmas Light

Jim Conca

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house No electrons were flowing, through even my mouse; All devices were plugged by the chimney with care, With the hope that St. Nikola Tesla would share. Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Business energy

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The State of Green Business 2021

GreenBiz

The State of Green Business 2021. Date/Time: January 25, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT). Following the challenging, turbulent year that was 2020, what is the state of sustainable business in 2021?

Understanding the Cost To Charge EVs

U.S. Green Technology

Driving an electric vehicle costs about half as much as driving a gas-powered one. However, the cost to charge an EV tends to fluctuate more since the price depends on a number of different factors.

Green-roofed yna hotel blends into a spectacular Nordic landscape

Inhabitat - Innovation

Earlier this year, Norwegian architects Green Advisers AS completed the Øyna hotel — Norway’s “first cultural landscape hotel” with stunning views of the Trondheim fjord

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PG&E’s Latest Energy Storage Procurement Includes Fleet of Behind-the-Meter Batteries

GreenTechMedia

Pacific Gas & Electric is asking state regulators to approve another massive round of energy storage procurements, including its first large-scale contract for behind-the-meter batteries to serve grid needs.

New Technologies, Data and Markets to Accelerate Improvements in Forest Carbon Credits

GreenBiz

New Technologies, Data and Markets to Accelerate Improvements in Forest Carbon Credits. Date/Time: January 21, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT).

6 Most Frequently Replaceable Parts on iPhones

U.S. Green Technology

iPhone You would merely need an introduction on how the iPhone and its latest series have become an overnight sensation, owing to its revolutionary technological advances.

EXO ONE is a futuristic electric vehicle designed to solve traffic jams

Inhabitat - Innovation

Designer Piotr Czy?ewski ewski is well aware of traffic jams and parking issues, so he decided to try to tackle the problem by developing EXO ONE

MAN Truck & Bus starts series production of the all-electric Lion’s City E

Charged

MAN Truck & Bus began series production of battery-powered city buses in October at its plant in Starachowice, Poland. The first customer vehicles to come off the line are 12-meter solo versions of the Lion’s City E: 17 of these will be heading for Hamburg-Holstein’s public transit agency.

Game on: New study shows which sports teams have the greenest fans

GreenBiz

Game on: New study shows which sports teams have the greenest fans. Kristen Fulmer. Tue, 12/22/2020 - 01:00. Ever wondered which sports team has the most sustainable fans? From the perspective of a rights holder, this is becoming a critical question.

10 Reasons Why Digital Marketing Is Important for Small Businesses

U.S. Green Technology

Digital Marketing everything nowadays is becoming digital. The fact that we can’t live without our smartphones is proof of how important technology has become for us. That’s not just for our personal life but for the business sector too.

British wind farms have a record-breaking day

Inhabitat - Innovation

Last Friday, the wintry weather set a record in Britain as more than 40% of that day’s electricity was generated on wind farms

Renault Trucks expands its range of all-electric models

Charged

Renault Trucks is broadening its all-electric range, and offering a wider choice of batteries for its medium-duty EVs. The Renault Trucks D and D Wide Z.E. can now accommodate 66 kWh battery packs, and the Master Z.E. utility vehicle has just been released in a 3.5-ton model.

REC talks with Solar Power World about larger wafers entering the solar panel market

Solar Power World

Solar panels using larger wafers has been the big trend for 2020 and will change the market going forward in many ways — racking systems, design software and installation techniques will all have to adapt to differing solar panel sizes.

7 Solar-Powered Gadgets To Invest When You Go Hiking Frequently

U.S. Green Technology

It’s one thing to appreciate nature when you hike, but it’s another glorious thing to be able to do it and help maintain the environment at the same time. Here’s the thing: when you hike, you also need to identify what you should bring. And when you do this frequently, isn’t it wise to invest.

A 1905 home reborn as greenery-filled office in Mexico City

Inhabitat - Innovation

Mexican architecture firm Gabriel Beas Arquitectura has transformed a 1905 building in the historic Mexico City neighborhood of Colonia San Rafael into Corporativo BNS, a contemporary office space surrounded by lush landscaping. Completed in phases over four years, the adaptive reuse project recovered much of the carved stonework, iron windows, carpentry and tiled floors original to the 1905 construction while introducing a new contemporary aesthetic that welcomes the outdoors in

ABB establishes new global R&D center for e-mobility

Charged

Charging infrastructure giant ABB has established a new E-mobility Innovation Lab. The $10-million, 3,600-square-meter facility is based on the Delft University of Technology campus, in the Netherlands.

Saul Griffith on Mobilizing America to Fight Climate Change and Win the Future

GreenTechMedia

It will take a massive war-time mobilization effort to effectively address the climate emergency, argues Saul Griffith — inventor, MacArthur genius fellow, CEO of Otherlab , and co-founder of Rewiring America , an organization dedicated to creating millions of American jobs while combating climate change.

Prague to pilot large-scale, dynamic waste collection

Envirotec Magazine

Prague (photo credit: Anthony Delanoix). The city of Prague is to pilot dynamic waste collection via automated collection routes.

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The top 7 amazing tiny homes weve seen this year

Inhabitat - Innovation

Tiny homes are more relevant than ever. Here are our favorites from 2020

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ABB and AFC Energy to develop fuel cell-powered EV charging solution

Charged

Charging giant ABB has formed a strategic partnership with fuel cell developer AFC Energy to create a charging solution for grid-constrained locations.

Hannon Armstrong and Clearway Link $950M Solar, Wind and Storage Investment

GreenTechMedia

Hannon Armstrong and Clearway Energy Inc. are jointly investing about $950 million in a nearly 2 gigawatt portfolio of existing and new wind, solar and energy storage projects, capping off a year of record-setting U.S. renewables growth with an eye on even greater growth to come.

Better Trash Collection for a Stronger Recovery: Solid Waste Management as a Pillar of Urban Change

The City Fix

Solid waste workers have been indispensable to protecting cities around the world during the COVID-19 pandemic. Their heroic examples, from India to Vietnam to Latin America, have helped cities keep moving. But a critical alignment of factors is making their. Continue reading on TheCityFix.com.

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New Urban Park in Portugal gets eco-conscious renovation

Inhabitat - Innovation

The new Urban Park and Environmental Interpretation Center in construction for the Portuguese city of Oliveira de Azeméis offers over roughly 12 acres of public-use area designed with special consideration for the ecosystem

New battery “gigaplant” promises to be an economic boon to northeastern England

Charged

Battery startup Britishvolt has announced plans to build its first battery factory, on the site of a former coal-fired power station in Blyth in northeastern England. Construction is to begin next year, and production of lithium-ion batteries is to start by the end of 2023.

The States of DER Integration 2021: A GTM Squared Report [GTM Squared]

GreenTechMedia

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The coolest sustainability innovations of 2020

Eco-Business

From pandemic-proof packaging to using orange peel to recycle batteries, Eco-Business highlights the top sustainability innovations of 2020

Wood-burning stoves can triple particulate matter levels in homes

Inhabitat - Innovation

A recent study shows that wood-burning stoves can triple the level of particular matter in homes

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