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Corporate Sustainability vs. Corporate Social Responsibility: What is The Difference?

U.S. Green Technology

Businesses constantly find new ways to appeal to their investors and customers through their mission statements and corporate values.

Carbontech innovation is going ‘bonkers’

GreenBiz

As more money flows toward carbon removal startups, let’s celebrate those turning captured CO2 into a revenue stream

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Green Funding and Financing to Support Your Sustainability Program

Green Business Bureau

Funding and financing green projects. Organizations across the board from brick and mortar, fully remote to international companies may be interested in funding green projects. Your options include grants, loans, lending platforms, and even the Climate Pledge Fund.

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The HVAC Industry: Upcoming Trends for Technicians

The Environmental Blog

Do you work in the HVAC industry? If so, you probably already know that you need to keep up with its new technology and features. This is especially important since the field is expected to grow this year substantially. For those curious about what things to stay aware of, keep reading.

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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.

Technology Making Plant-Based Foods More Like Animal Products Than Ever

U.S. Green Technology

The environment seems to be on most people’s minds as climate change sweeps through nations with extreme weather events and even deadlier outcomes. To play a part in reducing emissions and protecting the planet, many people have switched up their carnivorous diets and adopted plant-based eating.

How climate change is disrupting the global supply chain

GreenBiz

Extreme weather, from floods to wildfires, is increasingly hammering ports, highways and factories worldwide

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Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- April 21

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Washington State Department of Commerce, April 21, 2022 Join clean energy implementation plan webinaron May 6 Commerce is hosting a webinar on consumer-owned utility clean energy implementation plans (CEIPs) submitted to the agency on Jan. 1, 2022. An aggregate spreadsheet of the CEIPs submitted by consumer-owned utilities will be presented. Consumer-owned utilities and the […]. Public Policy ceta ceta bulletin rulemaking weekly bulletin

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Lithium or Lead: How to Choose the Best Battery for Your Solar Power Systems

U.S. Green Technology

Regardless of the solar power system type, solar batteries are a worthwhile investment. They’ll provide the peace of mind you need if your grid-tied system suffers an outage or your off-grid system suddenly stops generating electricity.

EVs require mined minerals. What if Indigenous people say no to more mining?

GreenBiz

Governments and industry need to ramp up their partnership game to bring new minerals to market in time to be part of a net-zero solution

Recycling trade association criticises comments of EA chief on waste exports

Envirotec Magazine

The Recycling Association has criticised the “dangerous language” used by Environment Agency chief executive Sir James Bevan.

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.

Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin- April 19

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, April 19, 2022 Upcoming workshops, rulemakings, and other dates The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC or commission) invites the public to participate in its work to implement Washington’s clean energy legislation.

Property Guide: Choosing a Sustainable Living or Building Location

U.S. Green Technology

If you’ve finally adopted the green life and want to live in a completely sustainable house, it’s important to know that your home’s location is just as important as its build.

Why savvy sustainable bonds are integrating a gender lens

GreenBiz

A number of private companies are already incorporating gender into their sustainability-linked bonds, as part of their broader ESG commitment

Top Ways To Significantly Reduce Harmful Waste On Your Daily Life

Green Living Guy

Human activity greatly impacts the environment in several ways. For instance, a single person in the United States produces an average of about 4.4 pounds of trash daily. This trash often ends up in landfills.

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May 19 K&L Gates Debate

CleanTech Alliance

May 19 (hybrid event) – Decarbonizing Transportation: Public and Private Sector Views on EV Charging Station Deployment 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

19 Ways to Improve Recycling in the Workplace

U.S. Green Technology

There are many benefits to recycling in the workplace. Not only will it help reduce strain on the environment, but it can also save your business money and even spread positivity among employees.

Sustainable investing expert Alison Taylor on ESG misconceptions and why ethics are part of the equation

GreenBiz

The BSR advisor, NYU professor and executive director at Ethical Systems discusses what concerning orthodoxies she’s seeing begin to ossify, and what leadership in ESG investing should really be doing right now

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Support Bedford 2030’s Climate Action Now Efforts and a Chance to Win a Tesla

Green Living Guy

Bedford 2030 addresses the urgent issue of climate change through the reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and the preservation of natural resources. organize a grassroots effort in our community to achieve aggressive climate action goals identified in the Bedford Climate Action Plan.

Don’t Look Down

Grist

Kathy Lenniger was running her dogsled team one day along her usual route in Fairbanks, Alaska, when she suddenly splashed into overflow, fresh water spilling on top of the snow. Surprised and chilled, she returned to the parking lot, where a lanky man was loading a sled with science equipment.

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Reaping the Benefits of Sustainable Food Production in a Lab

U.S. Green Technology

When you think of food technology, do better sprinklers and electric tractors come to mind? Sustainable food technology also includes everything from the Internet of Things sensors that track produce shipments on the blockchain to lab-grown food like the steaks of Aleph Farms, writes The Impactivate.

Companies: Are you ready for your close-up on climate pollcy?

GreenBiz

Statements about policy positions matter, but much more important is for companies to advocate vigorously and persistently for bold climate policy

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Start Your Own Green Business With This 7-Point Checklist

Green Living Guy

A green business, also known as a sustainable business, is a model or organization that uses environmentally friendly operating processes to reduce the negative influence on the environment. These companies are aware of their environmental impact and responsibilities.

How to Calculate Corporate Emissions Using Scopes 1 2 3 (With Examples)

Green Business Bureau

Corporate scope 1 2 3 greenhouse gas emissions. According to the United Nations, emissions must drop 7.6% per year from 2020 to 2030 to keep global temperatures from exceeding 1.5°C C (2.7°F). F). “

Solar Energy Monitoring Systems: Thomas Neyhart Explains why Performance Matters

U.S. Green Technology

Thomas Neyhart Explains why Performance Matters The benefits of solar energy are empirical, says Thomas Neyhart. Its benefits in reducing carbon footprint and lowering utility bills can be measured.

In lobbyists vs. sustainability, the lobbyists are winning

GreenBiz

The insane thing about this lobbying — aside from the disregard it shows for, well, human civilization — is that companies need climate legislation to hit their targets

How to Reduce Business Energy Cost

Green Living Guy

There are several ways you can conserve electricity in your commercial space, and most of these methods require small changes that you and your team can start using today.

New study: More than half of daily car trips in the US are less than three miles

Charged

Is EV range really the barrier to adoption that many assume it is?

How To Have an Eco-friendly Easter

U.S. Green Technology

You might not have even considered Easter to be a wasteful holiday — after all, there generally aren’t gifts exchanged or the need for extravagant, wasteful decorations, but when you think smaller, you’ll see that even some little changes can make a difference.

The ‘Pivot’ to SME sustainability

GreenBiz

How tech and stories can drive sustainable business practices among small and midsize enterprises

Green Living Guy Seth Leitman Talks Handling Stress and Work Pressure

Green Living Guy

Although many people love what they do, it’s inevitable to experience stress and pressure from work. Apart from the amount of work that needs to be done, other individuals might be challenging to deal with. Seth Leitman is familiar with such scenarios as he himself deals with them.

Honda to invest $40 billion in electrification, launch 30 new EVs by 2030

Charged

Honda has finally announced plans to get serious about EVs, with an investment of 5 trillion yen ($40 billion) in electrification over the next decade. It aims to launch some 30 new EV models, and hopes to make EVs around 40% of its fleet by 2030.

Scope 1 2 3 Emissions Explained: Understanding the GHG Protocol’s Emission Classification System

Green Business Bureau

What are Scope 1 2 3 Emissions? Scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions are a way of categorizing business emissions, accounting for both direct and indirect emitted greenhouse gasses (GHGs). Scope 1 emissions are GHGs released directly from a business.

On the road to wireless charging

GreenBiz

Electreon, WiTricity and others envision a network of strategic corridors with wireless, in-road charging that could gradually power vehicles along a route, rather than all at once at the destination

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Best Practices for Indoor Air Quality in Green Buildings

Green Living Guy

Popular green building standards focus on reducing resource consumption, emissions, and environmental impact. The implementation of these standards not only contributes to environmental protection but also saves on the operation of offices.

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Researchers develop method for stabilizing interfaces in solid-state batteries

Charged

Researchers at MIT and the DOE’s Brookhaven National Laboratory have developed a method for stabilizing the interfaces between the electrolyte and cathodes in solid-state batteries during the sintering process.