Category: Environment

Half A Billion Dollars To Be Invested In Advanced Plastic Recycling Facilities In UK

By Rebecca Bird LONDON — A new partnership may see more than half a billion US dollars (£400 million) invested in 10 recycling facilities across the United Kingdom over the coming years in a bid to tackle the plastic waste crisis. Renewable and alternative energy company Clean Planet Energy announced a joint venture with Luxembourg-based private

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Plastic-free Packaging Solution Enters US Market

By Abigail Klein Leichman One of the greatest threats to the environment and climate is plastic waste. Melodea, an Israeli company, confronts that issue by producing a cellulose nanocrystal coating sourced from wood pulp, a side stream of the paper-making industry. The plastic-free, plant-based package coating will be available from Melodea within six months —

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Why Electric Cars Should Be Charged At Public Charging Stations In The Daytime

By Alice Clifford Electric car drivers should move to daytime charging at public charging stations by 2035 to save electricity and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions, according to new research from Stanford. The study focused on the western United States and examined the stress the region’s electric grid will come under in the next 13

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International Climate Tech Center Launches In NYC

By Abigail Klein Leichman [themoneytizer id=”100031-1″] An innovation center for sustainable technological solutions to climate change in urban landscapes is coming to New York City’s SoHo neighborhood through a partnership among . Recommended from our partners The post International Climate Tech Center Launches In NYC appeared first on Zenger News. sdmonitornewsThe San Diego Monitor-News has

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