- Trees Could Be A Mental, Physical And Climate Change Antidoteby Martha Bebinger on September 18, 2021 at 7:54 am
A growing body of research shows the many ways trees improves our mental and physical health. There's a push to understand more.
- E-Bikes Take The Stage At German Car Showby Sally Herships on September 17, 2021 at 4:19 pm
In Germany, car companies are showing off their latest electric vehicles. But in areas of Europe, some cars won't be allowed on the street soon. So some car companies are putting e-bikes on display.
- Johns Hopkins’ Agreement with Energix Shows PPAs ‘No Longer Limited to Big Tech Companies’by Jennifer Nastu on September 17, 2021 at 4:05 pm
Johns Hopkins Health System has entered into a power purchase agreement (PPA) with renewable energy project developer Energix for 13 megawatts of solar energy. The deal was facilitated by LevelTen Energy. The post Johns Hopkins’ Agreement with Energix Shows PPAs ‘No Longer Limited to Big Tech Companies’ appeared first on Environment + Energy […]
- WorldGBC Update Urges Construction Industry to Focus on Sustainable Construction and Building Operationsby David Worford on September 17, 2021 at 4:00 pm
The World Green Building Council’s (WorldGBC) recent update to its Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment encourages investment through energy efficiency improvements and says the focus on achieving net zero goals should be on emissions reduction by practicing sustainable construction and building operations. That is done by reducing energy […]
- UN SDG Effort Faces Huge Funding Gap, Could Offer Trillions in Business Opportunitiesby David Worford on September 17, 2021 at 2:56 pm
The United Nations’ sustainable development goals (SDG) face a financing gap of up to $100 trillion and that engaging businesses an industries not committed to the goals could bring in $12 trillion in business opportunities related to the effort, according to a new report by Force for Good. Closing the ... Read more » The post UN SDG Effort […]
- Keppel and Electricite Du Laos agree to explore import of hydropower into Singaporeby Elizabeth Ingram on September 17, 2021 at 10:21 am
Keppel Electric Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd (KI), and Electricite Du Laos (EDL) have signed an exclusive framework agreement as part of the Lao PDR-Thailand-Malaysia-Singapore Power Integration Project (LTMS-PIP) to explore opportunities to import renewable energy into Singapore. LTMS-PIP is an intergovernmental […]
- Stem Inc’s Smart Energy Storage, Virtual Power Plants to Bring Performance Improvements to Customersby Austin Tannenbaum on September 17, 2021 at 9:30 am
The technology behind these capabilities is Athena, Stem’s smart energy storage software. Using advanced artificial intelligence and machine learning, Athena “continuously collects electricity usage data, creating a virtuous cycle of learning and deep insights to better inform its AI-driven algorithm.” The post Stem Inc’s Smart Energy […]
- Natel Energy appoints Serrie general manager of hydroby Elizabeth Ingram on September 17, 2021 at 9:20 am
Natel Energy has appointed Nicolas Serrie, former vice president of product management for General Electric Hydro and president of GE Hydro France, as its general manager of hydro. Serrie brings nearly two decades of experience to Natel and aims to further accelerate growth for the company, which earlier this year raised $20 million in a Series B […]
- COVID-19 outbreak declared at Snare Hydro System worksiteby Elizabeth Ingram on September 17, 2021 at 8:19 am
The Office of the Chief Public Health Officer (OCPHO) of Northwest Territories, Canada, has declared an outbreak at the Northwest Territories Power Corporation’s (NTPC) Snare Hydro System worksite after two people developed COVID-19 since Sept. 11, 2021 including one person who acquired COVID-19 on site. An outbreak in a closed facility in the […]
- A Single Fire Killed Thousands Of Sequoias. Scientists Are Racing To Save The Restby Lauren Sommer on September 17, 2021 at 5:00 am
The world's largest trees are adapted to wildfires. But with fires getting more extreme, scientists warn that giant sequoias are running out of time.
- Episode 285: Chatting about diversity and biodiversityon September 17, 2021 at 5:00 am
Plus, what a coming wave of IPOs means for the ESG movement.
- Past deforestation awaits a world of conversion-free supply chainson September 17, 2021 at 4:45 am
Grasslands are one of the most in danger landscapes in America. The World Wildlife Fund is working to raise awareness about the conversion of these lands.