Sat.Apr 10, 2021 - Fri.Apr 16, 2021

We decide how tomorrow will be by what we create today

GreenBiz

We decide how tomorrow will be by what we create today. Chris Gaither. Mon, 04/12/2021 - 01:15. The other morning, for the 100th consecutive day, I wrote three pages in my notebook. No specific agenda. No writing prompt. Simply three pages, handwritten with my Bic ReAction No.

Japan Will Release Radioactive Fukushima Water Into The Ocean

Jim Conca

And that’s exactly what they should do. And the International Atomic Energy Agency agrees. Only a small amount of tritium is left, so trivial that it could not harm humans or anything in the environment.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

The CleanTech Alliance is Now Hiring!

CleanTech Alliance

The CleanTech Alliance is now hiring a full-time Program Coordinator. Alliance News Opportunities alliance news hiring job posting join our team visit our jobs board

195
195

Features of Diagnostic Materials with UV Transparency Qualities

The Environmental Blog

At various points in time, various parts of the world have had to battle an epidemic, and most recently, the world was hit by a pandemic. To properly resolve the situation, some diagnostic and clinical tests have to be carried out.

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.

Celebrating Earth Day — even during quarantine

GreenBiz

Celebrating Earth Day — even during quarantine. Deven Patten. Tue, 04/13/2021 - 00:05. This Earth Day, you might be thinking, "Hey, there’s a pandemic. Let’s sit this one out.". Probably no one would blame you.

Fugro wins marine site characterisation contract for world’s first Energy Island Hub

altenergymag

Energinet has awarded Fugro a marine site characterisation contract for the Danish Energy Island project in the North Sea.

Soil 131

More Trending

Do we really need to mine the deep seas to power EVs?

Inhabitat - Innovation

Electric vehicle manufacturers are turning to deep sea mining for metals necessary for EV batteries. But this can be detrimental to these ecosystems

5 themes for a capital week

GreenBiz

5 themes for a capital week. Joel Makower. Mon, 04/12/2021 - 02:11. GreenFin 21 takes place this week (April 13–14), a fact that I hope has not been lost on you. We’ll be livestreaming the daily 75-minute plenary sessions on GreenBiz.com, starting promptly at 11:30 a.m. Eastern / 8:30 a.m.

Coventry University and Severn Trent partner to convert waste ammonia into hydrogen

Envirotec Magazine

Researchers from Coventry University are collaborating with Severn Trent and the Organics Group to turn sewage waste into a clean fuel for tankers and other vehicles. The project will look to capture waste ammonia from the utility’s sewage treatment facility and turn it into hydrogen.

The CleanTech Alliance is Now Hiring!

CleanTech Alliance

The CleanTech Alliance is now hiring a full-time Program Coordinator

150
150

AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative.is, VirtualGaia.com, 7Vortex.com; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Chief Storyteller, The Climate 4.0 Project

Join our amazing panelists, 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.

Redevelopment project brings major green space to Tokyo

Inhabitat - Innovation

Set for completion in 2023, the Toranomon-Azabudai Urban Redevelopment Project is a collaboration between urban landscape developer Mori Building Co. and luxury hotel operator Aman

128
128

JPMorgan Chase wants to be the commercial bank for ‘green economy’ companies

GreenBiz

JPMorgan Chase wants to be the commercial bank for ‘green economy’ companies. Heather Clancy. Mon, 04/12/2021 - 00:05.

Rare earth roll separator purchased for lithium-battery-recycling research facility

Envirotec Magazine

The University of Birmingham has purchased a laboratory-scale rare earth roll separator for its School of Metallurgy and Minerals lithium-ion battery recycling research facility. The high-intensity magnetic separator enables the separation of very weakly magnetic particles.

Weekly Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) Bulletin- April 12, 2021

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Washington Department of Commerce, April 12, 2021 Announcements Public hearing for Phase 3 rules 1 p.m. PST, Wednesday, April 28 Commerce will be holding a public hearing on a proposed rule to define two terms used in CETA: energy assistance need and low-income. The hearing is at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 28. The proposed rule defines […]. Industry News Public Policy ceta ceta bulletin public hearing rulemaking

Energy 150

The U.S. needs a storage ITC to reach carbon-free electricity goals

Solar Power World

The United States needs energy storage to reach the carbon-free electricity goals necessary to curb the worst effects of climate change. Storage technologies make renewables dispatchable like fossil fuels, yet they’re still not in abundant use.

The Next Frontier: Engaging Employees In Sustainability

GreenBiz

The Next Frontier: Engaging Employees In Sustainability. Date/Time: April 27, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT).

Virtual Pollinator Park shows a future with or without pollinators

Inhabitat - Innovation

What will the world be like once pollinating insects, like the honeybee, are gone

116
116

Biden’s EV plan includes $100 billion in purchase rebates and $15 billion for charging stations

Charged

Details of the Biden administration’s $174-billion proposal to boost EV adoption are slowly beginning to leak out.

Virimodo: Web App Solutions for Lowering Carbon Emissions and Improving Building Efficiency in Cities

Green Business Bureau

Virimodo , whose name derives from the Latin viridis meaning “green” and modo meaning “now”, is a carbon reduction intelligence company that provides a web app for building owners and their tenants to lower their carbon footprint.

Selling Renewable Energy. to Your Team

GreenBiz

Selling Renewable Energy. to Your Team. Date/Time: May 11, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT). Today’s corporate energy manager faces a challenging balancing act: how to accommodate cost and renewable energy goals, all within an organization’s risk tolerance.

Harmful algal blooms release "Very Fast Death Factor" into air

Inhabitat - Innovation

A new study shows that the dangerous anatoxin-a, produced by cyanobacteria and found in algal blooms, can be released into the air, posing serious health risks

Health 124

Boston Solar Names Stephen Cialdea as New Director of Engineering

altenergymag

The award-winning Boston Solar has appointed Stephen Cialdea as Director of Engineering at their Woburn, MA headquarters

107
107

Rhombus earns UL certification for 125 kW bidirectional charger

Charged

Rhombus Energy Solutions’ bidirectional 125 kW DC fast charger has earned certification to the Underwriter Laboratories 1741-SA standard.

Calpine Energy Solutions

GreenBiz

Calpine Energy Solutions. taylor flores. Mon, 04/12/2021 - 16:25

Energy 176

Wright-inspired home has trees growing through the roof

Inhabitat - Innovation

Dubbed the House in Repino, the project will focus on minimizing the removal of existing trees

119
119

Canadian Solar Starts Mass Production of 210 mm Large Cell Modules of up to 665 W

altenergymag

The new generation of monofacial HiKu7 and bifacial BiHiKu7 modules are based on 210 mm cells and are set to deliver one of the most competitive levelized cost of electricity (LCOE) in the industry by reducing balance of system (BOS) and other costs for solar power plants.

'Expertise' on climate crisis dominated by West, too few Asian and African voices, say just transition activists

Eco-Business

The solutions that Indigenous people and local communities have to the climate crisis need to be heard above the business-friendly 'sustainable development' experts from the West, say campaigners

The Voluntary Carbon Offset Market – Can We Support Rapid Growth?

CleanTech Group

The demand for quality carbon offsets is at an all-time high due to unprecedented enthusiasm to act on climate change from the business. Carbon Offsets Cleantech Insights Resources & Environment

An airy multigenerational home shows adaptive reuse done right

Inhabitat - Innovation

OEOOO has transformed and expanded a disused farmhouse into the Hehl Tenne House, a warm and inviting multigenerational home wrapped in timber inside and out

119
119

Hino speeds production timeline for its Class 4-8 electric trucks

Charged

Hino Trucks, a subsidiary of Toyota, is accelerating the production timeline for its suite of battery-electric vehicles. The new Class 4-8 electric trucks are now slated to go into low-volume production in Q4 2022 and full production by the end of 2023.

What We Learned After Analyzing 5 Months of Active Mobility Responses to COVID-19

The City Fix

In 2020 and into 2021, transportation agencies, companies and advocacy groups acted swiftly in the face of the unique public health crisis and disruption caused by COVID-19. They provided solutions that kept frontline workers, groceries, health services and other critical.

Solar Tracker Estimated to be Pushed by way of Innovation & Industrialization

altenergymag

Solar Tracker is an electromechanical assembly used for tracking the movement of the Sun during the course of day in order to improve the efficiency of the solar power generation system

Charlotte McCurdy, Phillip Lim design carbon-neutral algae sequin dress

Inhabitat - Innovation

Fashionable materials like sequins don’t have to come at a cost to the environment

The EV Network and bp pulse team up to roll out DC fast charging hubs across the UK

Charged

The EV Network, which describes itself as “an independent EV charging infrastructure development company,” and bp pulse, the EV charging arm of global oil giant bp, have signed an agreement to deploy DC fast charging hubs across the UK.

BlackRock appoints sustainable investment heads for Asia Pacific

Eco-Business

Investment management giant BlackRock has appointed two executives to run its sustainable investment arm for Asia Pacific

Asia 103