Super Bowl LIV Will Use Recyclable Aluminum Cups for the Big Game
by Emily Holbrook on January 21, 2020 at 12:23 pm
Centerplate, Ball Corporation and Bud Light today announced an agreement to bring Ball's infinitely recyclable aluminum cups to guests at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens for Super Bowl LIV on February 2, 2020. The post Super Bowl LIV Will Use Recyclable Aluminum Cups for the Big Game appeared first on Environment + Energy […]
Apple, Coca-Cola and General Mills Among 179 Companies Making the ‘A-List’ for Tackling Climate Impact
by Emily Holbrook on January 21, 2020 at 12:05 pm
Apple, Coca-Cola and General Mills are just three of the 179 companies on CDP’s annual A-list, which recognizes companies at the forefront of tackling the climate crisis. The post Apple, Coca-Cola and General Mills Among 179 Companies Making the ‘A-List’ for Tackling Climate Impact appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.
Mexico to move forward on 240-MW Chicoasén II hydro project, not others
by Elizabeth Ingram on January 21, 2020 at 9:47 am
Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) has confirmed forward momentum on the 240-MW Chicoasén II hydroelectric project in Chiapas. This project has been on hold due to problems between owner/operator CFE (Mexico’s state-owned electric company) and unions involved in the construction, according to […]
Starbucks commits to give more than it takes from the planet, and ditch disposable cups
on January 21, 2020 at 9:01 am
To become "resource positive," the coffee colossus seeks to shift toward circularity, including reusable packaging.
How companies can integrate a more sustainable materials strategy into their business
on January 21, 2020 at 4:30 am
Almost any textile you can think of, from cotton to leather to nylon, has social and environmental impacts risks at every level of its supply chain.
A new decade demands new leadership in climate policy advocacy
on January 21, 2020 at 4:00 am
Only public policy can deliver the speed and scale of emissions reductions needed to limit the worst impacts of climate change.
Could zero emission vehicles usher in an era of 'road calm'?
on January 21, 2020 at 3:30 am
A new driving test devised by Hyundai provides further evidence that electric vehicles are not just cleaner. They also lead to calmer, safer drivers.
Autonomous vehicles could help cities address their climate goals, if they start planning now
on January 21, 2020 at 3:10 am
How do cities make sure AVs achieve the “heaven” rather than the “hell” scenario?
Tropical Fish Are No Longer Just In The Tropics As Climate Change Affects Habitats
by Jay Price on January 20, 2020 at 4:14 pm
Climate change is fueling some big changes under the sea. Tropical reef fish are being found much farther north, far from the tropics. Scientists worry about what the shifts will mean for ecosystems.
NASA Taps Snowstorm-Chasing Team To Improve Forecasting
on January 20, 2020 at 4:14 pm
NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Lynn McMurdie, a University of Washington professor and principal investigator for IMPACTS, NASA's new project to more accurately predict snowstorms.
World Economic Forum Makes Sustainable Aviation Fuel Available for First Time
by Alyssa Danigelis on January 20, 2020 at 4:10 pm
Sustainable aviation fuel is being made available to business jets arriving and departing from the World Economic Forum this week in Davos, Switzerland for the first time. The post World Economic Forum Makes Sustainable Aviation Fuel Available for First Time appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.
Destructive Hail And A Massive Dust Storm Descend On Fire-Ravaged Australia
by Bill Chappell on January 20, 2020 at 4:10 pm
Canberra, Melbourne and other areas of southeast Australia were hit by golf-ball-sized hail that destroyed car windshields, killed birds and shredded the leaves off trees.