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Source: Sci Tech Daily
Wind energy scientists at Cornell University have released a new global wind atlas – a digital compendium filled with documented extreme wind speeds for all parts of the world – to help engineers select the turbines in any given...
February 5, 2021 Renewables expected to replace coal by 2033, says Morgan StanleySource: The Hill
A new report from global wealth management company Morgan Stanley projects coal-fired power generation is likely to disappear from the U.S. power grid by 2033 and will largely be replaced by renewable energy resources.
February 3, 2021 American Cities Are Way Underreporting Their Carbon FootprintsSource: Wired
The study using Vulcan...found that, on average, officials are underreporting their greenhouse gas emissions by 18.3 percent. If you were to extrapolate that discrepancy to all the cities across the United States, the potentially...
December 11, 2020 5 Drivers Behind the Sustainable Investing ShiftSource: Visual Capitalist
Against all odds, sustainable investing in the U.S. smashed records in 2020. Estimated net flows reached $20.9 billion in the first six months alone—that’s nearly equal to the amount of new money invested in all of 2019.
December 10, 2020 UK emissions must drop by 78% by 2035 states Carbon ReportSource: Energy Digital
he UK's path to net zero report from the Committee on Climate Change has recommended a 78 percent reduction in UK territorial emissions until 2035 - relative to 1990 - bringing forward the previous 80 percent target by nearly 15...
September 29, 2020 What Is Tesla’s Contribution Toward Sustainability? Let’s CalculateSource: Clean Technica
Elon highlighted that the grid is quickly getting more sustainable and that during the past 10 years power production from coal has dropped in half.
September 18, 2020 New IOC Guide to Make Sustainability “Business as Usual” for the Olympic MovementSource: CSRWire
The guidelines – called “Sustainability Management in Sports” – will help National Olympic Committees (NOCs) and International Federations (IFs) integrate sustainability into their operations and events. Part of the IOC’s...
Source: Good News Network
Reducing carbon emissions while increasing gross domestic product is not only possible, but is already happening in almost every state in America, according to a new report.
June 15, 2020 Earth Matters: Sustainability must be a global goalSource: Daily Hampshire Gazette
A sustainable world is a just world: one in which there are no winners or losers.
For decades, Americans have been sorting their trash believing that most plastic could be recycled. But the truth is, the vast majority of all plastic produced can't be or won't be recycled. In 40 years, less than 10% of plastic...
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