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Where Americans Stand On Climate Change As World Leaders Discuss A Way Forward At The G7 Summit

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 9:12pm

World leaders met at the G7 summit in Cornwall, England from June 11-13, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • World leaders met at the G7 summit in Cornwall, England from June 11-13, 2021.
  • World leaders at the G7 Summit pledged a commitment to cut carbon emissions in half by 2030 and reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.
  • These pledges are anticipated to impact the direction of climate change policy measures of the world's largest economies.
  • Americans were asked how much the United States is doing to combat climate change as a country.

Insights on the Carbon Black Global Market to 2026 - by Type, Grade, Application and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:25pm

The "Carbon Black Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Carbon Black Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global carbon black market reached a value of US$ 18.2 Billion in 2020.
  • Looking forward, the publisher expects the global carbon black market to exhibit moderate growth during the next five years.
  • Carbon black is elemental carbon that is produced by partial combustion or decomposition of hydrocarbons such as oil and natural gas under controlled temperature and pressure.

NEC upgrades its greenhouse gas reduction target to SBT1.5degC and joins RE100, a global renewable electricity initiative

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 3:02am

In order to accelerate climate change measures, NEC upgraded its greenhouse gas reduction target from the previous 33% reduction from the baseline emission in FY2017 to a 55% reduction by FY2030.

Key Points: 
  • In order to accelerate climate change measures, NEC upgraded its greenhouse gas reduction target from the previous 33% reduction from the baseline emission in FY2017 to a 55% reduction by FY2030.
  • This revised target was validated by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi)(2) as being consistent with reductions required to keep global warming to 1.5degC.
  • The target is one of the "materialities," priority management themes from an ESG perspective, outlined in NEC's Mid-term Management Plan 2025.
  • A collaborative global initiative of influential businesses committed to 100% renewable electricity.

PRI Launches "Electricity Reality Report" Website to Make Case for Increased Energy Competition to Lower Costs, Increase Innovation, Better Address Climate Change

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 1:43pm

Competition will bring more affordable service and help us better address climate change."

Key Points: 
  • Competition will bring more affordable service and help us better address climate change."
  • Based on recent history, choice will bring about climate solutions and lower emissions more quickly and innovatively than power monopolies.
  • Competition will bring a stronger, more innovative power grid, facilitating smart investments in infrastructure, conservation, battery storage and demand response.
  • The Pacific Research Institute ( www.pacificresearch.org ) champions freedom, opportunity, and personal responsibility by advancing free-market policy ideas.Follow PRI on Facebook , Twitter , and LinkedIn .

EEE - Energy Efficient Ethereum Fully Fungible Token Launches to Provide Installation Finance for Oairo's Energy Efficiency Projects

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 6:30am

Our goal is to create funding mechanisms that deliver faster climate action.

Key Points: 
  • Our goal is to create funding mechanisms that deliver faster climate action.
  • "\n"We want to put money into the hands of men and women of action who won\'t delay they\'ll get things done.
  • "\nBryan Saxby, CEO of Oairo, stated, "It is extremely exciting to be bringing two 21st century technologies together.
  • The finance that the (Energy Efficient) Ethereum will be able to provide will offer many multiples of savings as a result of installing Oairo energy efficiency technology globally.

Sunshine Biopharma Reports Improved Cash Position in 2021Q1 Filing

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

The site offers over 20 Science-Based Nutritional Supplements products ranging from essential amino acids and rich protein powders to balanced vitamins and crucial micronutrients.

Key Points: 
  • The site offers over 20 Science-Based Nutritional Supplements products ranging from essential amino acids and rich protein powders to balanced vitamins and crucial micronutrients.
  • The newly issued patent contains new subject matter and extends the proprietary protection of Adva-27a in Europe until 2033.
  • Sunshine Biopharma has completed the synthesis of four potential inhibitors of PLpro and subsequently identified a lead compound, SBFM-PL4.
  • On February 1, 2021, Sunshine Biopharma entered into an exclusive license agreement with the University of Georgia for two Anti-Coronavirus compounds which the University of Georgia had previously developed and patented.

Collaboration with South Pole to Generate and Sell Carbon Credits from Carbon Removal Technologies

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 4:02am

b'TOKYO, May 12, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is pleased to announce it has signed a collaboration agreement with one of the world\'s largest carbon credit developers, South Pole.

Key Points: 
  • b'TOKYO, May 12, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is pleased to announce it has signed a collaboration agreement with one of the world\'s largest carbon credit developers, South Pole.
  • To leverage this potential, South Pole focuses on working with large companies to reduce their environmental footprint while making concrete impacts on removing CO2 from the atmosphere through direct development of climate action projects.
  • Founded in 2006, South Pole today has about 500 staff in 18 offices globally, and has developed about 1,000 projects responsible for removing, reducing or avoiding over 100 million tons of CO2e to date.
  • South Pole has worked with over 1,000 companies and organizations on their climate journeys.

Cavendish Advocacy: A Third Of The Public Think Efforts To Reduce Carbon Emissions Will Have A Negative Effect On Their Household Finances

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 7:00am

However,a third of the public (33%) believe it will have a negative impact on their household finances.

Key Points: 
  • However,a third of the public (33%) believe it will have a negative impact on their household finances.
  • There is also a significant lack of awareness about keyelementsof the Government\'s sustainability push.\nThe public are open to the idea of adapting to combat climate change.
  • Intensive public engagement is the key that will unlock public hesitancy to makes changes that reduce our carbon emissions.
  • The sample base was:\n2,115 members of the public, weighted to be nationally representative of the UK population\n'

Merck Accelerates Climate Goals; Announces Carbon Neutrality in Operations by 2025

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 11:45am

Remaining Scope 1 emissions will be offset each year with a portfolio of high-quality carbon credits, including carbon removals.\n\xe2\x80\x9cGlobal efforts to combat climate change are essential to the health and sustainability of our planet,\xe2\x80\x9d said Robert Davis, president, Merck.

Key Points: 
  • Remaining Scope 1 emissions will be offset each year with a portfolio of high-quality carbon credits, including carbon removals.\n\xe2\x80\x9cGlobal efforts to combat climate change are essential to the health and sustainability of our planet,\xe2\x80\x9d said Robert Davis, president, Merck.
  • Merck signed three new virtual power purchase agreements (VPPAs) for utility-scale energy projects based in Texas and Spain.
  • These projects will address approximately 35% of Merck\xe2\x80\x99s Scope 2 emissions by collectively adding 145 megawatts (MW) of solar and wind energy to the grid.
  • We demonstrate our commitment to patients and population health by increasing access to health care through far-reaching policies, programs and partnerships.

Joint Statement by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Environment and Climate Change Canada on Environment and Climate Change

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 3:00pm

Today we recommit to working together to fight climate change and grow our economies for the benefit of all our citizens, including those most vulnerable to climate and environmental threats.

Key Points: 
  • Today we recommit to working together to fight climate change and grow our economies for the benefit of all our citizens, including those most vulnerable to climate and environmental threats.
  • This is one of many areas where we see opportunity to accelerate concrete policy commitments to reduce emissions.
  • We intend to work closely with Mexico in setting a trilateral course to address climate change and other environmental priorities.
  • We are committed to the health of our environment, the strength of our economy, and the well-being our shared North American communities.