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Meet Canada’s most investable cleantech ventures - the 2022 Foresight 50

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foresight Canada has announced the honourees for the second annual Foresight 50 , recognizing Canada's 50 most investable cleantech ventures from coast to coast who are moving the needle to net zero.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foresight Canada has announced the honourees for the second annual Foresight 50 , recognizing Canada's 50 most investable cleantech ventures from coast to coast who are moving the needle to net zero.
  • Foresight 50 is bridging this gap by shining a light on Canadas most promising cleantech ventures while directly connecting these companies with investors, customers, and partners.
  • It is truly inspiring to see the innovative cleantech solutions the 2022 Foresight 50 list represent to push us towards this ambitious target.
  • For more details on the innovative Canadian cleantech ventures featured in this years Foresight 50, download the 2022 Foresight 50 pitchbook .

Monarch Tractor Launches Production of Founder Series MK-V: The First Commercially Available Electric, Driver-Optional Smart Tractor

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Monarch Tractor , maker of the MK-V, the fully electric, driver-optional, smart tractor, today announced the first tractors are coming off the Founder Series production line at its headquarters and manufacturing facility in Livermore, California.

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  • Monarch Tractor , maker of the MK-V, the fully electric, driver-optional, smart tractor, today announced the first tractors are coming off the Founder Series production line at its headquarters and manufacturing facility in Livermore, California.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    Utilizing a Monarch MK-V in place of a comparable diesel tractor is the equivalent emission reduction of removing 14 passenger vehicles from the road.
  • This is a momentous day for Monarch Tractor that has been years in the making, said Praveen Penmetsa, co-founder & CEO, Monarch Tractor.
  • Monarch Tractors Founder Series MK-V is the worlds first fully electric, driver optional, smart tractor set to enhance farmers existing operations, alleviate labor shortages, and maximize yields.

CLEAResult Awarded $12.5 Million in Residential Efficiency Contracts with Energy Trust of Oregon

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

CLEAResult, the largest energy efficiency solutions provider in the U.S. and Canada, was recently awarded contracts totaling $12.5 million in 2023 to holistically manage and deliver Energy Trust of Oregons Residential energy efficiency programs.

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  • CLEAResult, the largest energy efficiency solutions provider in the U.S. and Canada, was recently awarded contracts totaling $12.5 million in 2023 to holistically manage and deliver Energy Trust of Oregons Residential energy efficiency programs.
  • Were really excited to show the impact energy efficiency programs can have when everything is integrated, said CLEAResult CEO Rich McBee.
  • The awarded contracts continue CLEAResults management of Energy Trust of Oregons wide-ranging Residential portfolio and includes a new Midstream and Online program with a combined first-year budget estimated at $12.5 million.
  • CLEAResult is the largest provider of energy efficiency, energy transition, and decarbonization solutions in North America.

EV Mobility and Hotel 1000 Seattle sign an agreement to deploy electric vehicles as an amenity

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- EV Mobility, LLC., the leading all-electric vehicle car-sharing platform and Hotel 1000 Seattle, announced today that they have signed an agreement to deploy electric vehicles (EVs) for hotel guests.

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  • , the leading all-electric vehicle car-sharing platform and Hotel 1000 Seattle, announced today that they have signed an agreement to deploy electric vehicles (EVs) for hotel guests.
  • "Having electric vehicles as a hotelamenity, through EV Mobility, adds value to our guestexperience by providing an exhilarating method to explore Seattle in style during your stay, while embracing our commitment to operate more sustainably," said Michael Walzl, General Manager at Hotel 1000 Seattle.
  • Part of LXRHotels & Resorts, Hotel 1000 Seattle is in the heart of downtown Seattle, Washington at 10001st Avenue.
  • EV Mobility is the leading all-electric vehicle car-sharing platform, providing electric vehicles ondemand through an easy-to-use mobile app.

UNDER CANVAS ANNOUNCES OPENING OF NEW LOCATION NEAR NORTH ENTRANCE OF YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

BOZEMAN, Mont., Nov 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Under Canvas , the leader in upscale, outdoor hospitality, announced its latest brand addition with the opening of its 11th camp, Under Canvas North Yellowstone - Paradise Valley, for its inaugural season on June 15, 2023. Located on 50 acres of spectacular Montana ranchland with expansive valley and mountain views, Under Canvas North Yellowstone - Paradise Valley is ideally located near the north entrance of Yellowstone National Park. Located 20 minutes from the charming town of Livingston and 45 minutes from Bozeman, the North Yellowstone - Paradise Valley camp offers unprecedented access to Greater Yellowstone and complements its sister camp on the West side of the famed national park. In addition to providing access to lesser known but equally spectacular features of Yellowstone National Park, the Paradise Valley region has drawn recent fame via the Yellowstone television series, set in its breathtaking high mountain plains and ranchland. A highlight of Under Canvas North Yellowstone - Paradise Valley is the Yellowstone River which flows right through the property providing more than a mile of pristine and exclusive riverfront access, allowing for world-class fly fishing on-site and river float experiences steps from the lobby tent. Additional area offerings include bucket-list horseback riding through Montana's mountains and plains, world-class river rafting, hiking, and live music at nearby Pine Creek Lodge featuring top Bluegrass, Rock and Country artists from around the country.

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  • Located on 50 acres of spectacular Montana ranchland with expansive valley and mountain views, Under Canvas North Yellowstone - Paradise Valley is ideally located near the north entrance of Yellowstone National Park.
  • "We are thrilled to be opening our third Montana camp, and second outside Yellowstone National Park.
  • "Our Paradise Valley location provides the opportunity to explore the incredible north side of Yellowstone National Park while enjoying our amazing site right on the banks of the Yellowstone River with stunning views of Paradise Valley and its famous ranchland and mountains.
  • Under Canvas North Yellowstone - Paradise Valley will offer upscale, safari-inspired canvas tents on elevated decks with private ensuite bathrooms, and views of the Yellowstone River and Absaroka Mountain Range.

Liberty Bank Partners with Sunwealth, Inc. to Invest $2.5 Million in Community-Based Solar Projects

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Liberty Bank is partnering with Sunwealth, an award-winning clean energy investment firm and public benefit corporation that finances and manages solar projects.

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  • Liberty Bank is partnering with Sunwealth, an award-winning clean energy investment firm and public benefit corporation that finances and manages solar projects.
  • The projects, funded through Sunwealths Solar Impact Fund, will benefit diverse communities through clean power, carbon reduction, cost savings and job creation.
  • Sunwealth partners with solar developers and installers across the U.S. to finance and build small-scale solar projects benefiting non-profit organizations; office buildings and businesses; education centers and schools; and houses of worship.
  • Established in 1825, Liberty Bank is the oldest and largest independent mutual bank in the country.

Popular Science Announces The 100 Best Innovations of 2022

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Popular Science announced the 2022 " Best of What's New " Award winners featuring the most innovative products and technology of the year.

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  • NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Popular Science announced the 2022 " Best of What's New " Award winners featuring the most innovative products and technology of the year.
  • "The 'Best of What's New' Awards are our way of celebrating the most exciting and groundbreaking innovations of the year.
  • These awards highlight the revolutionary inventions that are helping to improve our daily lives, our society, and our planet," says Rob Verger, Technology Editor, Popular Science.
  • Every year since 1988, the editors of Popular Science have reviewed thousands of products in search of the top 100 innovationsbreakthrough products and technologies that represent significant advancements in their categories.

Performance Elastomers Global Market Report 2022: Ukraine-Russia War Impact

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The main types of performance elastomers are nitrile-based elastomers, fluoroelastomers, and silicone elastomers.Nitrile-based elastomers refer to emulsion polymers produced by using rubber polymerization techniques.

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  • The main types of performance elastomers are nitrile-based elastomers, fluoroelastomers, and silicone elastomers.Nitrile-based elastomers refer to emulsion polymers produced by using rubber polymerization techniques.
  • The regions covered in the performance elastomers market report are Asia-Pacific, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, South America, Middle East and Africa.
  • Therefore, increasing vehicle production has led to a boost in performance elastomers use, thus driving the performance elastomers market.
  • The performance elastomers market research report is one of a series of new reports that provides performance elastomers market statistics, including performance elastomers industry global market size, regional shares, competitors with an performance elastomers market share, detailed performance elastomers market segments, market trends and opportunities, and any further data you may need to thrive in the performance elastomers industry.

JLL Income Property Trust Continues to Achieve Sustainability Milestones

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

CHICAGO, Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- JLL Income Property Trust, an institutionally managed daily NAV REIT (NASDAQ: ZIPTAX; ZIPTMX; ZIPIAX; ZIPIMX) with more than $7.1 billion in total assets, continued its strong performance against sustainability benchmarks, receiving a three-star rating from the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) in the 2022 Real Estate Assessment. Notably, JLL Income Property Trust ranked in the top 10% for its overall management score when compared to all Americas-based funds, outscoring its peer group's average in 13 of 14 aspects rated by GRESB.

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  • "Incorporating a programmatic, holistic sustainability approach to portfolio construction is no longer a nice-to-have, it's a business imperative," said Allan Swaringen, President & CEO of JLL Income Property Trust.
  • JLL Income Property Trust also continues to earn certifications and ratings on its individual properties.
  • About JLL Income Property Trust, Inc.(NASDAQ: ZIPTAX ; ZIPTMX ; ZIPIAX ; ZIPIMX )
    JLL Income Property Trust, Inc. is a daily NAV REIT that owns and manages a diversified portfolio of high quality, income-producing residential, industrial, grocery-anchored retail, healthcare and office properties located in the United States.
  • JLL Income Property Trust expects to further diversify its real estate portfolio over time, including on a global basis.

MALACHITE INNOVATIONS LAUNCHES NEW BUSINESS FOCUSED ON PROVIDING ECO-FRIENDLY, TECHNOLOGY-DRIVEN SECURITY SERVICES TO ACTIVE AND FORMER MINE SITES USING MILITARY VETERANS AND FIRST RESPONDERS

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Range Security is intended to serve as a complementary business to Range Environmental Resources and Range Natural Resources, both wholly-owned operating businesses of Malachite that provide environmental services to active and former mine sites throughout the Appalachian Region.

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  • Range Security is intended to serve as a complementary business to Range Environmental Resources and Range Natural Resources, both wholly-owned operating businesses of Malachite that provide environmental services to active and former mine sites throughout the Appalachian Region.
  • Mine sites frequently comprise thousands of acres of natural habitat with valuable infrastructure and operating assets dispersed across large tracts of land.
  • Currently, most landowners engage security companies staffed with guards driving light-duty trucks around large mine sites, resulting in suboptimal security services and excessive carbon emissions.
  • Range Security is a perfect example of our philosophy of looking at solving old problems in new ways, stated Cavanaugh.