Environmental impact of the energy industry

ACT Announces Minority Investment from Bridgepoint, Valuing the Environmental Markets Leader at Over $1 Billion

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 7:00pm

Bridgepoints investment moves ACT to a new level of leadership in the environmental markets.

Key Points: 
  • Bridgepoints investment moves ACT to a new level of leadership in the environmental markets.
  • Founded in 2009 and with offices in Amsterdam, New York, Shanghai, and Paris, ACT helps companies and organizations around the world reduce their carbon footprints.
  • As an enabler of the global energy transition, ACT helps organizations hit their climate targets, no matter how ambitious.
  • Since 2009, ACT has become a trusted brand in high-impact climate projects, green electricity markets, renewable energies and energy efficiency, emission allowances and carbon offsets.

ACT Announces Minority Investment from Bridgepoint, Valuing the Environmental Markets Leader at Over $1 Billion

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 7:00am

Bridgepoints investment moves ACT to a new level of leadership in the environmental markets.

Key Points: 
  • Bridgepoints investment moves ACT to a new level of leadership in the environmental markets.
  • Founded in 2009 and with offices in Amsterdam, New York, Shanghai, and Paris, ACT helps companies and organizations around the world reduce their carbon footprints.
  • As an enabler of the global energy transition, ACT helps organizations hit their climate targets, no matter how ambitious.
  • Since 2009, ACT has become a trusted brand in high-impact climate projects, green electricity markets, renewable energies and energy efficiency, emission allowances and carbon offsets.

MMEX Resources Corp. Advances Plan for Green Energy

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:36pm

Jack W. Hanks, President and CEO of MMEX Resources Corp., said, We announced on Feb. 8, 2021, and Mar.

Key Points: 
  • Jack W. Hanks, President and CEO of MMEX Resources Corp., said, We announced on Feb. 8, 2021, and Mar.
  • 24, 2021, our modified business plan moving MMEX to clean energy production.
  • We have now completed significant milestones on the technology timeline and financing for our Ultra Fuels 2 Plus project.
  • MMEX Resources Corporation (MMEX) is a development stage company formed to engage in energy industry infrastructure projects.

Cross Carbon Ventures Announces Formation of Carbon Capture Development Partnership

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 1:20pm

Svante Inc., Enbridge Inc. (TSX: ENB) (NYSE: ENB), Cross River Infrastructure Partners LLC, and OTS Ltd., have entered into a commercial Memorandum of Understanding that establishes Cross Carbon Ventures (CCV), an independent carbon capture development partnership.

Key Points: 
  • Svante Inc., Enbridge Inc. (TSX: ENB) (NYSE: ENB), Cross River Infrastructure Partners LLC, and OTS Ltd., have entered into a commercial Memorandum of Understanding that establishes Cross Carbon Ventures (CCV), an independent carbon capture development partnership.
  • CCV will explore commercial opportunities in North America to develop, build, own and operate carbon capture projects for carbon intensive industries seeking to decarbonize their operations.
  • CCV will target the decarbonization of emissions by heavy industries including cement, steelmaking, petroleum refining, and large-scale hydrogen production through the development of point-source carbon capture projects.
  • Cross River Infrastructure Partners LLC is a platform of development companies deploying industry-leading climate technologies and sustainable infrastructure projects across carbon capture and carbon utilization, sustainable protein, clean fuels and clean energy.

Equinix Ranks No. 6 on EPA's Top 100 List of Green Power Users

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:01pm

6 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) National Top 100 List of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership (GPP).

Key Points: 
  • 6 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) National Top 100 List of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership (GPP).
  • In 2020, Equinix used more than 5.8 billion kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power globally on an annual basis, which represents 100 percent green power coverage of its U.S. operations' total power needs.
  • By moving the needle in the voluntary green power market, Equinix isaiming to help reduce the impacts of climate change by decreasing its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
  • "Equinix is proud to accept this recognition by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for our sustainability efforts and green power use.

SAI "Carbon Footprint" Report: Ways of Energy Transformation Under the New Situation of Bitcoin Mining

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 3:23pm

SAI Technology has released the first carbon footprint emissions report for the supercomputing and mining industry, which was certified by the UNFCCC secretariat.

Key Points: 
  • SAI Technology has released the first carbon footprint emissions report for the supercomputing and mining industry, which was certified by the UNFCCC secretariat.
  • SAI is known for exploring different ways to recover and utilize waste heat to generate additional revenue and offset the cost of electricity.
  • From May to June of this year, the Chinese government focused on the regulation of the bitcoin mining industry.
  • The advanced technology matrix of SAI Technology is a feasible solution for mining transformation of mining enterprises and miners.

Good-Loop Launches Green Ad Tag To Help Advertisers Monitor Carbon Cost Of Digital Campaigns In Real Time

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

With scientists now confirming that the Amazon rainforest is now emitting more carbon dioxide than it’s absorbing, the need for industry action has never been more pressing. Digital ad campaigns leave a substantial carbon footprint around the globe. According to Good-Loop’s carbon calculator, a typical online ad campaign emits 5.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide -- a third of what an average US consumer produces in a year.

Key Points: 
  • Digital ad campaigns leave a substantial carbon footprint around the globe.
  • According to Good-Loops carbon calculator , a typical online ad campaign emits 5.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide -- a third of what an average US consumer produces in a year.
  • Good-Loops Green Ad Tag does just that, providing brands and agencies with on-the-button, real time information about their live campaigns, helping them to drive efficiencies and cut carbon costs throughout the lifetime of their media plans.
  • The Green Ad Tag is the latest solution offered by Good-Loop to help advertisers significantly reduce their CO2 emissions.

Global Environmental Technology Market Forecasts to 2026 - A USD 690.3 Billion Market by 2026 with CAGR of 4.6% During 2021-2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 9:42am

The environmental technology market is estimated at USD 552.1 billion in 2021 and is projected to reach USD 690.3 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 4.6% from 2021 to 2026.

Key Points: 
  • The environmental technology market is estimated at USD 552.1 billion in 2021 and is projected to reach USD 690.3 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 4.6% from 2021 to 2026.
  • Environmental technology includes the application of environmental sciences for the development of new technologies to monitor, conserve, or reduce environmental impacts.
  • The solutions segment dominated the global environmental technology market in 2020 due to the rising awareness regarding the increased carbon footprint.
  • The report defines, segments, and projects the environmental technology market based on, component, technological solutions, application, vertical, and region.

SAI Released the First Carbon Footprint Report of the Computing Industry to Promote the Industry to "zero" Carbon Emissions

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 4:34am

In this context, SAI Technology, the first technology company integrating clean energy horizontally, also released the SAI Technology 2021 Carbon Footprint Report.

Key Points: 
  • In this context, SAI Technology, the first technology company integrating clean energy horizontally, also released the SAI Technology 2021 Carbon Footprint Report.
  • The prerequisite for achieving carbon neutrality is to monitor carbon emission data and analyze carbon footprint and carbon measurement.
  • At a time when the global carbon footprint is being taken more seriously, SAI Technologies has released the first carbon footprint report for the supercomputing and digital asset industry.
  • SAI took the lead in taking itself as an example and released the industry's first carbon footprint report to advocate green and innovation.

Red Light Holland Files New Patent: Technology and Devices for Monitoring Information and Influencing Behavior Involving Carbon Dioxide Emissions

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 2:13pm

Katie Patrick, Environmental Engineer, Author & Influencer Joins Red Light Holland team to Assist on Final Build Out of Wisdom, Designed by Karim Rashid, A Patent Pending "Smart Light" Aiding in Meditation and Displaying Your City's Carbon Emissions in Real-Time

Key Points: 
  • The Wisdom Truffle technology is developed by RadixMotion, a Silicon Valley based applied sciences wholly-owned subsidiary of Red Light Holland.
  • Each electric grid produces a dramatically varying amount of CO2 emissions at different times of the day, generally peaking in the early evening.
  • By utilizing the Wisdom Truffle's internet connectivity, along with its ability to change colours and patterns, Wisdom Truffle will be able to give real-time, localized information on active CO2 emissions.
  • "Reducing our carbon footprint is part of the psychedelic culture of healing and caring," said Sarah Hashkes CITO of Red Light Holland and CEO of RadixMotion.