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Planet and NASA Harvest Launch Commercial Partnership to Enable and Advance Food Security Offering to Deliver Policy-Grade Agricultural Assessments

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Planet Labs PBC (NYSE: PL), a leading provider of daily data and insights about Earth, and NASA Harvest , the federal space agency’s Global Food Security and Agriculture Program, today announced a partnership to further support the joint Food Security and Agricultural Monitoring Solution.

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  • Planet Labs PBC (NYSE: PL), a leading provider of daily data and insights about Earth, and NASA Harvest , the federal space agency’s Global Food Security and Agriculture Program, today announced a partnership to further support the joint Food Security and Agricultural Monitoring Solution.
  • The offering aims to deliver policy-grade agricultural monitoring and assessments of potential threats to global food security.
  • Replicating that process, and building on existing NASA Harvest expertise in the public sector and Planet’s commercial offerings, the work is now being scaled to conduct regional and global assessments.
  • For more information about accessing the Food Security and Agricultural Monitoring Solution, please email [email protected] .

New Study Projects Clean Energy Transition Could Create More than 150,000 New Jobs in Illinois by 2050

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

National economic and workforce applied research firm BW Research today released a first-of-its-kind study in Illinois that found that the transition to clean energy could create a net increase of more than 150,000 jobs for the state by 2050.

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  • National economic and workforce applied research firm BW Research today released a first-of-its-kind study in Illinois that found that the transition to clean energy could create a net increase of more than 150,000 jobs for the state by 2050.
  • “As evidenced by this foundational study, Illinois stands to gain tens of thousands of good-paying jobs from the transition to a clean energy future – and we must ensure that all communities benefit from this economic opportunity,” said ComEd CEO Gil Quiniones .
  • Under this scenario, Illinois would see a net increase of 15,000 jobs between 2021 to 2030 and an increase of 38,000 jobs between 2021 to 2050.
  • This scenario finds a net increase of 41,000 jobs in Illinois between 2021 and 2030 and a net increase of 151,000 jobs between 2021 to 2050.

Global Window Film Market Report 2022: A $14.8 Billion Market by 2027 from $10.7 Billion in 2021 - Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunities and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

The "Window Film Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Window Film Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global window film market size reached US$ 10.7 Billion in 2021.
  • Window film refers to a sheet of solid polyester laminate used to enhance the overall aesthetic of a building.
  • What is the structure of the global window film market and who are the key players?

Carbin Minerals Is Now “Arca” - a New Identity and Bold Mission to Restore the Earth’s Atmosphere

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Arca is working to stop - and reverse - climate change by capturing carbon dioxide from the air and transforming it into rock.

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  • Arca is working to stop - and reverse - climate change by capturing carbon dioxide from the air and transforming it into rock.
  • Arca is already collaborating with 11 mining companies and pre-sold over CDN$1M worth of carbon dioxide removal credits.
  • Arca’s technology accelerates a natural geochemical process called carbon mineralization, the transformation of atmospheric CO2 into stable carbonate materials.
  • The company’s mission is to restore the atmosphere by capturing and permanently locking away excess carbon dioxide from the air.

M2X Energy – a Breakthrough Energy Ventures’ Portfolio Company – Emerges from Stealth to Capture Flare Gas for Methanol Production, Reduce Industrial Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

The company was born on the idea that as long as oil and gas are a part of the energy mix, it’s critical to lower the industry’s environmental impact.

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  • The company was born on the idea that as long as oil and gas are a part of the energy mix, it’s critical to lower the industry’s environmental impact.
  • M2X Energy will help solve both problems: first by capturing 100% of methane emissions and then transforming the gas into low-carbon methanol.
  • After the initial commercial demonstrations, M2X Energy will begin to plan for the deployment at scale of its units to flare gas sites within the United States, and later internationally.
  • As CEO, Pieri is focused on accelerating the commercial deployment of M2X Energy’s units, both in the U.S. market and internationally.

Tech Leader Andrew Ellam Joins Climate X as VP of Technology

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Andrew Ellam, former Chief of Staff to CTO and Head of Technical Program Management at Monzo Bank, joins the senior leadership team as VP of Technology at Climate X, a multi-award-winning global climate risk data & analytics provider based in London, UK.

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  • Andrew Ellam, former Chief of Staff to CTO and Head of Technical Program Management at Monzo Bank, joins the senior leadership team as VP of Technology at Climate X, a multi-award-winning global climate risk data & analytics provider based in London, UK.
  • He has an MBA from London Business School and recently served on UK Finance’s Digital, Technology and Cyber Security Products and Services Board.
  • Andrew is excited about opportunities to come as he joins Climate X; he said, “For me, climate change is the biggest threat facing our generation and future generations.
  • Andrew brings a wealth of knowledge and skills to the Climate FinTech industry.

Body Worn Insect Repellent Global Market Report 2022: Global Warming Boosts Mosquito Population and Drives Demand - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

This, in turn, is anticipated to boost the body worn insect repellent market growth significantly during the forecast period.

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  • This, in turn, is anticipated to boost the body worn insect repellent market growth significantly during the forecast period.
  • The body worn insect repellent market is segmented on the basis of insect type, product type, age group, application, distribution channel, and region.
  • This report provides a quantitative analysis of the market segments, current trends, estimations, and dynamics of the body worn insect repellent market analysis from 2021 to 2031 to identify the prevailing body worn insect repellent market opportunities.
  • The report includes the analysis of the regional as well as global body worn insect repellent market trends, key players, market segments, application areas, and market growth strategies.

Sustainability in Global Commercial Aviation Report 2023: Private Investments in Emission Reduction Measures and Technologies Driving Competitive Intensity - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

The "Sustainability in Global Commercial Aviation: A Supply Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Sustainability in Global Commercial Aviation: A Supply Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Considering the impact of these pollutants, aviation contributes to more than 3.5% of the total global emissions that cause global warming.
  • This report examines the potential action items and technologies the aviation industry invests in to reduce its environmental impact.
  • These efforts will be the main focus areas toward sustainability in commercial aviation in the short and medium terms.

Global Bamboos Market Report 2022 to 2030: Players Include Bamboo Australia, Ecoplanet Bamboo, Smith & Fong and Moso International - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

The global bamboos market size is expected to reach USD 87.4 billion by 2030, according to a new study.

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  • The global bamboos market size is expected to reach USD 87.4 billion by 2030, according to a new study.
  • The report gives a detailed insight into current market dynamics and provides analysis on future market growth.
  • The global market will likely expand throughout the forecast period as demand rises for paperboard and paper.
  • In 2022, tropical bamboo type led the market, owing to their wide availability across regions.

ISG Survey: Inflation and Recession Will Accelerate Digital Transformation in the European Insurance Industry

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Three-quarters of European insurance industry leaders say geopolitical tensions, persistently high inflation and the threat of recession will drive their companies to accelerate their digital transformation programs in the coming year, a new survey from Information Services Group ( ISG ) (Nasdaq: III ), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, finds.

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  • Three-quarters of European insurance industry leaders say geopolitical tensions, persistently high inflation and the threat of recession will drive their companies to accelerate their digital transformation programs in the coming year, a new survey from Information Services Group ( ISG ) (Nasdaq: III ), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, finds.
  • The ISG “Pulse Check” survey, conducted in the third quarter of 2022, surveyed 200 business decision-makers and IT experts in the European insurance industry.
  • “Insurance companies are investing aggressively in digitally focused business models to create more opportunities for growth,” said Anna Medkouri, ISG partner, insurance, for EMEA.
  • However, the scale of this investment is expected to remain small in the next few years, the survey found.