Twenty-seven companies – including AstraZeneca, Royal DSM and Unilever – have responded to a call to action from the UN to step up their sustainability efforts, committing to reducing emissions further and setting science-based targets aligned with limiting global temperature rise to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels. In its call to action … Read more »
In its ninth annual sustainability report released today, General Motors announced plans to double the resources allocated to its electric and autonomous vehicle programs in the next two years; to support that transition, the company is shifting approximately 75% of its 4,000-person Global Propulsion Systems engineering workforce from internal combustion … Read more »
When Hugo Neu Corporation wanted to turn a former industrial campus – 130 acres at the confluence of the Hackensack and Passaic Rivers in New Jersey – into a mixed-use waterfront destination, the developer knew it wanted a revitalization that would promote sustainability and energy efficiency. While the environmental benefits are … Read more »
The biggest unrecognized financial risk in all global markets is science denial, according to the new Transitioning to Science-Based Investing report from Ethical Markets. In order to combat that risk, the authors urge financial advisors and asset managers, as well as private investors, to shift their attention from an “outdated” … Read more »
General Motors and Michelin are teaming up to develop an airless, puncture-proof tire which will ultimately reduce the use of raw materials, energy for production and emissions linked to the manufacture of spare tires. The Michelin Uptis (Unique Puncture-proof Tire System) eliminates flats and blowouts, leading to significant potential for reducing the use of raw materials and
KB Home and leading partners unveil the future of the sustainable home with KB ProjeKt: Where Tomorrow Lives™ This year’s Environmental Leader Top Project of the Year, KB Home ProjeKt: Where Tomorrow Lives™—the future-driven sustainable concept home unveiled by KB Home and partners KTGY Architecture + Planning, AndersonBaron and Builder … Read more »
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