IKEA US today announced the completion of its first solar car park at IKEA Baltimore and has plans to build an additional seven projects at IKEA stores in Maryland and California.
As more states, counties and cities ban plastic bags, DS Smith, a supplier of sustainable packaging solutions, is now offering grocery stores and consumers Greentote, what DS Smith calls the first reusable, moisture-resistant, modular, 100% recyclable container made from renewable resources.
Ingersoll Rand has committed to reduce GHG emissions by 60% in operations (Scope 1 and Scope 2) and reduce customer GHG impacts >15% from IR products (Scope 3) by 2030.
Accenture and Microsoft are teaming up to help speed up the UK’s low-carbon transition.
Vancouver-based meal kit delivery service Fresh Prep announced the launch of its Zero Waste Kit, an industry-first, in Canada.
RMI has issued a report that introduces a new approach to zero-carbon targeted integrated energy planning (IEP), and proposes a set of theoretical frameworks, methodologies, and application scenarios for district-level planning of new urban development zones with zero-carbon goals.
DuPont Water Solutions recently announced a collaboration with Vulcan Energy Resources, a lithium and renewable energy project developer, to test and scale up direct lithium extraction solutions for Vulcan's Zero Carbon Lithium extraction process.
The simple explanation for the power blackouts in Texas was a shortfall in energy: as a winter storm battered the state, some sources of electricity like thermal plants powered by natural gas and, to a lesser extent, wind turbines, went offline, while demand for the energy they produce went up.
The global smart meter market, valued at $21.13 billion in 2019, is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.8%, reaching $39.2 billion by 2027, according to Allied Market Research.
During his Feb. 3 confirmation hearing, EPA administrator nominee Michael S. Regan focused on a handful of issues, including his plans to rebuild the agency and to focus on environmental justice. His plans include the appointment of new justice officials in each of its regulatory offices who would focus on air, water and land pollution. A fourth official in each
Amazon has unveiled plans for the buildings that will house its new headquarters in Arlington, Virginia. The company says it will develop 2.8 million square feet of new office space across three 22-story buildings that will “prioritize areas for collaboration, natural light, and a constant interaction with nature.”
Utility-scale energy storage is on a growth curve to exceed $188 billion by 2029, driven largely by the increasing use of solar and wind generation, according to a new report from Guidehouse Insights. Energy storage can help maintain grid stability and increase efficiency by allowing nonessential fossil fuel power plants to close.