Mon.Oct 03, 2022

Cracks showing in Mark Carney’s net-zero financial alliance

Corporate Knights

Mark Carney’s US$130-trillion Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ) has lost two pension funds and a consulting company in recent weeks, and some large U.S. and Canadian banks are threatening to withdraw because of new membership criteria requiring a fossil fuel phase-down.

How to greenwash like a pro

GreenBiz

Satire, obviously

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Demonstrating Trust and Transparency in Mergers and Acquisitions

Cisco CSR

Jason Button is a director at Cisco and leads the company’s Security and Trust Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) team. He was formerly the director of IT at Duo Security, a company Cisco acquired in 2018, making him uniquely positioned to lend his expertise to the M&A process.

Google launches startup accelerator for the circular economy

GreenBiz

The tech giant plans to support at least 10 tech startups and NGOs solving circularity challenges

169
169

In-Service Software Upgrades eliminate downtime from wireless network upgrades

Cisco CSR

In collaboration with Vishal Gupta. Cisco IT has designed Wi-Fi networks with overlapping Access Point (AP) coverage and stateful, redundant Wireless Controllers for years.

111
111

Lake Eyre Basin threatened by 831 oil and gas wells – is this really what Australians want?

Renew Economy

State and national governments are promoting massive gas development to kickstart Australia’s economy. But is it worth the environmental cost? The post Lake Eyre Basin threatened by 831 oil and gas wells – is this really what Australians want? appeared first on RenewEconomy.

The Upcoming UK Telecoms (Security) Act Part One: What, Why, Who, When and How

Cisco CSR

In November 2020, the Telecommunications (Security) Bill was formally introduced to the UK’s House of Commons by the department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport.

More Trending

EY Survey: Lack of Visibility Holding Back Supply Chain Sustainability Efforts

ESG Today

Senior supply chain executives expect to see a range of benefits from sustainability initiatives, according to a new survey from global professional services firm EY, including increased revenue and profitability, customer loyalty and improved employee quality of life.

Enviva - Enviva Celebrates Its Recently Opened Wood Biomass Facility in George County, Mississippi With Ceremonial Ribbon Cutting

Global Renewable News

Today (Sept 30), Enviva Inc. NYSE: EVA), the. Biofuel

100
100

Coal shortage causes shut down of WA Collie power station

Renew Economy

A Western Australia government-owned coal plant slated to be retired in 2027 has shut down until January, reportedly due to a coal shortage. The post Coal shortage causes shut down of WA Collie power station appeared first on RenewEconomy. AEMO Coal Governments Western Australian Government

99

Ohmium International - Ohmium and Amp Energy India Collaborate on 400MW of Green HydrogenMajor Indian Renewable Developer to Utilize Ohmium's PEM Electrolyzers for Mid-Scale Commercial and Industrial Project Deployment

Global Renewable News

Ohmium International, Inc., a green hydrogen. Biofuel

A real page-turner: How the inflation reduction act changes everything

Utiliity Dive

The IRA will radically reshape the energy industry through tax credits, direct investments and loan guarantee programs

95

International Renewable Energy Agency - Five Cross-cutting Barriers to Bioenergy Deployment and How to Address Them

Global Renewable News

By Jinlei Feng Bioenergy - solid biofuels, Biofuel

100
100

Somalytics turns paper into cheap proximity sensors

Stacey Higginbotham

This story was originally published in my Sept. 30 newsletter. . This week’s newsletter is all about sensors. When I evaluate technology, I often look at whether or not it changes the cost, power consumption, or performance of a typical process by a significant factor.

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland - Minister Ryan launches new solar PV grants for businesses, public organisations and community groupsLatest supports will underpin Ireland's 'rooftop revolution'

Global Renewable News

The Minister for the Environment, Solar

100
100

Four basic steps to #BeCyberSmart

Cisco CSR

Josh McCloud, Cisco National Cybersecurity Officer in Singapore. This blog from Josh McCloud, Cisco National Cybersecurity Officer in Singapore, is inspired by speakers on Cisco Networking Academy’s #BeCyberSmart broadcast event in June.

Alliant Energy Corporation - Alliant Energy supercharges battery deploymentAccelerated development of energy storage capacity to deliver increased value, efficiency and reliability to Alliant Energy's customers in Wisconsin

Global Renewable News

With major advances in the transition to. EV/Storage

How Japan is becoming a responsible investment success story

GreenBiz

Japan's big increase in sustainable investment assets from 2016 to 2020 means it accounts for 8 percent of the $35.3 trillion from the five major markets of Europe, the United States, Canada, Australasia and Japan

RenewableUK - Lifting the block on onshore wind is a major step forward towards cheap energy for all

Global Renewable News

Posted by: Rob.

100
100

FERC, state utility regulators, and the arsonist’s dilemma

Utiliity Dive

State and federal officials have saturated power markets with unworkable policies and are now openly lamenting the inability of those markets to deliver the results they expect, the author writes

91

U.S. Energy Information Administration - U.S. commercial buildings were consuming less energy per square foot as of 2018, according to latest EIA data

Global Renewable News

The average total amount of energy used per. Climate Change

7 misperceptions about the viability of utility-scale battery storage

Utiliity Dive

Large-scale battery storage is expected to contribute 10,000 megawatts (MW) to the U.S. power grid by 2023

91

International Renewable Energy Agency - San Salvador Declaration Strengthens Global Collaboration on Geothermal Deployment

Global Renewable News

Adopted by governments at the Second. Geothermal

100
100

Consolidated Edison sells renewable energy businesses to Germany’s RWE for $6.8B

Utiliity Dive

The deal allows Consolidated Edison, the electricity provider in New York City, to “sharply focus on our core utility businesses” and the state’s energy transition, company officials said

88

New York State Energy Research and Development Authority - Governor Hochul Drives Forward New York's Transition to Clean Transportation

Global Renewable News

Highlights Directive to Advance. EV/Storage

KPMG Appoints John McCalla-Leacy as Head of Global ESG

ESG Today

Global professional services firm KPMG International announced today the appointment of John McCalla-Leacy as Global Head of ESG. In his new role, McCalla-Leacy will ensure that the firm delivers on its $1.5

Iberdrola taps EIB for €220m smart grid development

Smart Energy International

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Iberdrola have agreed to increase the green loan signed in 2021 with a top up of €220 million ($215 million) to strengthen smart grids in Spain for renewable integration, energy efficiency and security of supply.

As a Jewish new year begins, reflections on my career and faith

GreenBiz

In the time between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, it is important to reflect

124
124

RWE Emerges as a Top U.S. Clean Energy Player in $6.8B Acquisition of Con Ed CEB

ESG Today

German renewable energy-focused power provider RWE announced the acquisition of Con Edison Clean Energy Businesses (Con Edison CEB) at an enterprise value of $6.8 billion, in a deal expected to vault RWE to become one of the largest renewable energy players in the U.S.

Exelon’s vice president of IT talks sustainability, cloud and the war for talent

Utiliity Dive

Oracle Cloud and utility tech is helping Exelon lower costs and be more efficient and sustainable

83

EV Charging Startup Loop Raises $40 Million to Fuel Expansion

ESG Today

Electric vehicle charging infrastructure startup Loop Global announced today that it has raised $40 million in a Series A funding round, aimed at supporting the company’s growth of its U.S. operations and its expansion to new countries.

Energy giants ink tripartite grid contract for a greener UK

Smart Energy International

Vattenfall, Siemens Energy and Aker Solutions AS have signed a grid contract for a High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) project to connect renewable energy onto the UK’s National Grid.

Hurricane Ian capped 2 weeks of extreme storms around the globe: Here’s what’s known about how climate change fuels hurricanes

Environmental News Bits

by Mathew Barlow, UMass Lowell and Suzana J. Camargo, Columbia University When Hurricane Ian hit Florida, it was one of the United States’ most powerful hurricanes on record, and it followed a two-week string of massive, devastating storms around the world.

BlackRock reshapes top team to boost firepower against critics

Financial Times: Moral Money

World’s largest asset manager has come under fire for its stakes in large companies and ESG strategy

82

Industrial Decarbonization Roadmap

Environmental News Bits

DOE’s Industrial Decarbonization Roadmap frames the emerging and transformative technology pathways needed to achieve net-zero GHG emissions in the industrial sector by 2050.

Going for “green gold:” WA mine taps solar, wind and battery to reach 100 pct renewables

Renew Economy

Bellevue Gold inks solar, wind and battery deal in bid to become Australia’s first publicly-listed gold miner to generate net-zero emissions. The post Going for “green gold:” WA mine taps solar, wind and battery to reach 100 pct renewables appeared first on RenewEconomy.

Open for Submissions: Eleventh Annual E+E Leader Awards

Environment + Energy Leader

Environment+Energy Leader announces its call for submissions for the eleventh annual E+E LeaderAwards. Preferred pricing and deadline for awards submissions is December 31, 2022.

82