FEATURES AND NEWS
Last week, Colgate-Palmolive delivered to retailers the first tube recognized by the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) — Antiplaque & Whitening toothpaste under the company’s Tom’s of Maine brand.
Schneider Electric recently announced the release of its EcoStruxure DERMS – Distributed Energy Resource Management System.
Today The RealReal announced its pledge to be fully carbon neutral in 2021, in response to the CEO Carbon Neutral Challenge issued by Gucci president and CEO Marco Bizzarri yesterday.
Heliogen, the clean energy company that is transforming sunlight to create and replace fuels, today announced its launch and that it has – for the first time commercially – concentrated solar energy to exceed temperatures greater than 1,000 degrees Celsius.
According to a recent report, the blockchain in energy market was valued at $518.6 million in 2018 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 54.09% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2024.
A new e-book from Environment + Energy Leader, Successful US Water Management Strategies 2020, outlines the reasons behind this new focus on water and the strategies organizations can use to adopt smarter water management.
Baker Hughes, C3.ai, and Microsoft Corp. today announced an alliance to bring enterprise artificial intelligence (AI) solutions to the energy industry on Microsoft Azure, a cloud computing platform.
Sprint recently announced new corporate environmental goals, including a commitment to source 100% renewable electricity across its entire operations – all retail stores, offices, call centers, and network sites – by 2025.
Retailer Target has announced the completion of its 500th rooftop solar installation.
New solar installations are expected to generate 90% of district's energy needs.
The Estée Lauder Companies signed a virtual power purchase agreement for 22 megawatts of energy from NextEra Energy Resources’ Ponderosa wind farm in Oklahoma.
Norwegian coastal cruise operator Hurtigruten introduced what the company says is the world’s first hybrid electric-powered expedition ship this year. Recently the cruise ship MS Roald Amundsen completed its first voyage to Antarctica.
The transition to paper straws from single-use plastic ones in Europe didn’t go quite as planned for McDonald’s. This week the foodservice retailer announced plans to introduce an “evolved” paper straw.
Air Liquide and Engie signed an agreement with the Durance, Luberon, Verdon urban area in southern France on a project to produce industrial-scale renewable hydrogen.
Volkswagen started construction on a $800 million production facility for electric vehicles (EVs) in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The site is set to become the automaker’s assembly base for EV production in North America.
Formula One outlined plans this week to reach carbon neutrality for cars, on-track activity, and the rest of the sport’s operations by 2030. The motorsport racing competition’s executives say their new plan is achievable.
The Clorox Company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Enel Green Power North America recently announced the signing of a 12-year, 70MW virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) for the purchase of renewable energy beginning in 2021.
Specialty plastics provider Eastman has announced its collaboration with NB Coatings, a paint-on plastics manufacturer for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), to create a sustainable option for automotive plastics.
McDonald's USA announced today that 100% of the ground and whole bean coffee for US restaurants is sustainably sourced, achieving the company’s 2020 goal one year ahead of schedule.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation is announcing a series of initiatives to reduce waste at Hyatt hotels globally, including introducing large-format bathroom amenities and reducing single-use water bottles by June 2021.
The Auraria Sustainable Campus Program (ASCP) in Denver, in partnership with the Auraria Higher Education Center (AHEC) and Namasté Solar of Boulder, is nearing the completion of a 779kW solar array installation atop the Auraria Library.
As the price for renewable energy falls, it becomes competitive with traditional sources of electricity, driving the convergence of the renewable power and traditional, fossil fuel-based power markets. In the final part of this three-part Q&A, market experts...
La Villa Independent School District (ISD) in Texas announced the kickoff of a comprehensive energy efficiency project that will improve performance of the district’s facilities, as well as air conditioning comfort and lighting in the learning environment and further reduce energy costs and carbon emissions.
The world’s largest concentration of tech companies sees limited leadership in the sustainability realm, according to a new report from the...
Budweiser has announced it will have all of its production and distribution in Brazil done 100% with clean energy by 2022.