Environmental impact of the energy industry

Carrier Plans to Reduce Customers' Carbon Footprint by More than One Gigaton

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 11:55am

Building on the company's vision to create solutions that matter for people and our planet, Carrier is targeting carbon neutrality across its operations by 2030.

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  • Building on the company's vision to create solutions that matter for people and our planet, Carrier is targeting carbon neutrality across its operations by 2030.
  • The company is also aiming to reduce its customers' carbon footprint by more than one gigaton, supported by a planned investment of more than $2 billion over the next 10 years toward the development of healthier, safer and more sustainable building and cold chain solutions.
  • "At Carrier, we are applying our industry-leading innovation to fight climate change through new energy-efficient product offerings and through lower emissions in our operations," said Dave Gitlin, President & CEO, Carrier.
  • Carrier's new ESG strategy and goals build on the company's performance outlined in the 2020 ESG Report , released in July.

Carrier Plans to Reduce Customers' Carbon Footprint by More than One Gigaton

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 11:55am

Building on the company's vision to create solutions that matter for people and our planet, Carrier is targeting carbon neutrality across its operations by 2030.

Key Points: 
  • Building on the company's vision to create solutions that matter for people and our planet, Carrier is targeting carbon neutrality across its operations by 2030.
  • The company is also aiming to reduce its customers' carbon footprint by more than one gigaton, supported by a planned investment of more than $2 billion over the next 10 years toward the development of healthier, safer and more sustainable building and cold chain solutions.
  • "At Carrier, we are applying our industry-leading innovation to fight climate change through new energy-efficient product offerings and through lower emissions in our operations," said Dave Gitlin, President & CEO, Carrier.
  • Carrier's new ESG strategy and goals build on the company's performance outlined in the 2020 ESG Report , released in July.

Green Power Market to Reach $103.5 Bn, Globally, by 2027 at 12.3% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 1:40pm

Favorable government initiatives, stringent regulations toward greenhouse gas emissions, and increase in presence of market players in the Asia-Pacific region drive the growth of the global green power market.

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  • Favorable government initiatives, stringent regulations toward greenhouse gas emissions, and increase in presence of market players in the Asia-Pacific region drive the growth of the global green power market.
  • The Covid-19 outbreak has reduced investments in green power and slowed the expansion of key clean energy technologies.
  • However, the wind segment held the largest share in 2019, accounting for nearly half of the global green power market, as the technological growth in the sector is strong.
  • However, the global green power market across Europe held the lion's share in 2019, accounting for more than two-fifths of the market, as the region adopted the green sources at an early stage.

Green Power Market to Reach $103.5 Bn, Globally, by 2027 at 12.3% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 1:40pm

Government nativities and increasing presence of market players in the Asia-Pacific region drive the growth of the global green power market.

Key Points: 
  • Government nativities and increasing presence of market players in the Asia-Pacific region drive the growth of the global green power market.
  • PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Market Research recently published a report, titled, "Green Power Market by Power Source (Wind, Solar, Low Impact Hydro, Biomass, and Others) and End-Use Sector (Transport, Industrial, Non-Combustible, Buildings, and Others): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 20202027".
  • Favorable government initiatives, stringent regulations toward greenhouse gas emissions, and increase in presence of market players in the Asia-Pacific region drive the growth of the global green power market.
  • However, the global green power market across Europe held the lion's share in 2019, accounting for more than two-fifths of the market, as the region adopted the green sources at an early stage.

Fly Ash Market: Global Demand, Growth Analysis & Opportunity Outlook 2020-2024 | Technavio

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 5:00am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201123006022/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Fly Ash Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The rising construction activities is one of the major factors propelling market growth.
  • However, factors such as limitations in the use of fly ash will hamper market growth.
  • This, in turn, will fuel the fly ash market growth during the forecast period.
  • The fly ash market share growth by the Class F segment will be significant during 2020-2024.

Global Clean Energy Market Forecast to 2027: Market Opportunities with Synergistic Business Strategies with SMEs in the APAC Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 23, 2020 - 11:00am

The report highlights the key factors driving the market growth and prominent players with their developments in the market.

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  • The report highlights the key factors driving the market growth and prominent players with their developments in the market.
  • Clean energy is an essential segment in the European Union's (EU) energy system.
  • The share of clean energy consumption in gross energy consumption rose to 18% in 2018 from 8.5% in 2004.
  • By 2024, this would avail a total of 277.77 gigawatts of clean energy, 23.1% increase than that in 2018.

GHD survey reveals 81% of British consumers support carbon labelling on daily services and 60% would pay more for environmentally friendly options

Monday, November 23, 2020 - 9:00am

This would give consumers greater understanding of their carbon footprint so that they can make more environmentally friendly choices.

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  • This would give consumers greater understanding of their carbon footprint so that they can make more environmentally friendly choices.
  • Four out of five UK consumers support the concept to 'carbon label' consumer services, such as a journey on public transport or an energy bill, according to a survey undertaken by GHD in October.
  • The survey of 1,002 people into UK consumers' understanding of the environmental impact of their daily habits also found that three out of five would pay more for environmentally friendly services.
  • The interviews were conducted online by Sapio Research in October 2020 using an email invitation and an online survey.

Leading fintech solutions provider Synectics Solutions moves closer to carbon neutral status thanks to investment in solar and renewable energy initiatives

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 9:00am

For fintech companies like Synectics Solutions energy use is the single biggest factor at play in generating these carbon emissions.

Key Points: 
  • For fintech companies like Synectics Solutions energy use is the single biggest factor at play in generating these carbon emissions.
  • Not content with that Synectics has also recently signed a contract with Energy Carbon Management to help source the remainder of its electricity needs from renewable sources only.
  • James Cunningham, Director at Geo Green Power said, "'Geo Green Power were delighted to work with Synectics Solutions in delivering their solar array.
  • We look forward to advocating and supporting the further reductions to Synectics Solutions carbon footprint."

Rentec Direct's Green Initiatives Result in Reduction of Environmental Impact

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 2:00pm

GRANTS PASS, Ore., Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rentec Direct , the highest-rated property management software solution, has implemented several new sustainability initiatives in an effort to reduce its carbon footprint and environmental impact .

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  • GRANTS PASS, Ore., Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Rentec Direct , the highest-rated property management software solution, has implemented several new sustainability initiatives in an effort to reduce its carbon footprint and environmental impact .
  • "Supporting and contributing to our local community is a value we hold high at Rentec Direct, and that includes doing our part to reduce the impact of our business on our environment," says Nathan Miller, President of Rentec Direct.
  • We are proud to have implemented several changes that have allowed us to substantially reduce our carbon footprint as a company."
  • Rentec Direct offers industry-leading property management software and tenant screening solutions for real estate professionals.

Sustainable Environmental Consultants Celebrates Five Years Helping Organizations Quantify their Sustainability Impact With its State-of-the-Art Technology, EcoPractices®

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 1:34pm

EcoPractices provides food organizations, their agricultural supply systems, and investment management corporations with data-driven solutions to reach their sustainability and regenerative goals.

Key Points: 
  • EcoPractices provides food organizations, their agricultural supply systems, and investment management corporations with data-driven solutions to reach their sustainability and regenerative goals.
  • EcoPractices is a one-stop shop for independent verification of environmental interventions providing effective, quantifiable actions tailored specifically to an organization's needs, no matter the industry or business size.
  • The EcoPractices process is scope 3 emission reporting ready per the Greenhouse Gas Protocol and is voluntary carbon market ready.
  • Established in 2008, Sustainable Environmental Consultants is part of the Wright Service Corp. employee-owned family of companies.