Environmental Issues

Clean Water Volunteer Program Wine To Water Reopens After Years of Stifling Due to Pandemic

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Friday, December 2, 2022

More than two years ago, global clean water nonprofit, Wine To Water (W|W) was forced to put a growing volunteer program on pause due to the global pandemic.

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  • More than two years ago, global clean water nonprofit, Wine To Water (W|W) was forced to put a growing volunteer program on pause due to the global pandemic.
  • Today, they announced that the program is open again with an expanded reach, bringing water filtration and well construction, thereby reducing bottled water dependence or a complete lack of clean water.
  • They will also deliver a filter to a home and share in the experience of the family taking their first sip of clean water.
  • Wine To Water (W|W) is a global clean water organization committed to preserving life and dignity through the power of clean water.

WE ACT Launches Justice40 Community Tour Across the U.S.

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Friday, December 2, 2022

WE ACT for Environmental Justice will bring community leaders and elected officials together in more than 10 states to raise awareness of the Justice40 Initiative announced by President Biden in January 2021.

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  • WE ACT for Environmental Justice will bring community leaders and elected officials together in more than 10 states to raise awareness of the Justice40 Initiative announced by President Biden in January 2021.
  • The community tour is under the umbrella of the Justice40rward Campaign , a community-led effort launched by WE ACT to ensure transparency and collaboration between elected officials, municipalities, and those who live in disadvantaged communities that the Justice40 Initiative was designed to support.
  • The community tour kicks off in Houston, TX on Dec. 7, 2022, followed by Austin, TX.
  • WE ACT has offices in New York and Washington, D.C. Visit us at weact.org and follow us on Facebook , Twitter , and Instagram .

Smart Waste Management Systems Global Market Report 2022: Growing Volume of E-Waste Driving Adoption Worldwide - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, December 2, 2022

To achieve the goal of improved waste disposal, IoT-based waste management systems have been introduced in smart cities across the globe.

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  • To achieve the goal of improved waste disposal, IoT-based waste management systems have been introduced in smart cities across the globe.
  • Smart waste management is characterized by the use of technology to facilitate waste management efficiency.
  • Planned and efficient waste management technologies such as cloud management structure, RFID and gasification of hazardous substances with proper care are the driving factors for Indian Waste Management Systems market across developed economies.
  • The smart waste management system market is segmented into the follow categories:
    By application: waste to energy, waste to fuel, and landfill gas to energy.

Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment and Transport (WWETT) Brings Wastewater and Environmental Service Professionals Together in February, Unveils Conference Program

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment and Transport (WWETT) , the world's largest annual trade show for wastewater and environmental service professionals, today unveils its conference program.

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  • Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment and Transport (WWETT) , the world's largest annual trade show for wastewater and environmental service professionals, today unveils its conference program.
  • There will be a tremendous amount of learning, exploring, networking, and fun to be had this winter in Indianapolis.
  • The WWETT accredited conference program delivers unparalleled education including nearly 100 sessions across 21 tracks targeted to municipalities, plumbers, portable sanitation professionals, septic contractors, sewer contractors and wastewater professionals.
  • The WWETT Show - Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport Show - is the world's largest annual trade show for wastewater and environmental service professionals.

Allonnia Now Capable of Providing Bench Scale Treatability Studies for PFAS Contaminated Sites

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Allonnia , the bio-ingenuity company dedicated to extracting value where others see waste, today announces new capabilities for bench scale treatability studies for PFAS contaminated sites within their Boston laboratory.

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  • Allonnia , the bio-ingenuity company dedicated to extracting value where others see waste, today announces new capabilities for bench scale treatability studies for PFAS contaminated sites within their Boston laboratory.
  • The enhanced bench scale capability enables testing of contaminated water samples using SAFF to determine indicative PFAS removal performance in advance of a full-scale pilot evaluation.
  • The capability to provide bench scale treatability studies for our clients is a big milestone for Allonnia, said Dayal Saran, VP & Head of Research, Allonnia.
  • Allonnia has completed several treatability studies in its Boston lab with the new SAFF bench units, with many more scheduled.

African Carbon Origination to Explode via Carbon Trade eXchange (CTX)

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

This Agreement was forged at COP27 in Egypt to meet an overwhelming demand for Africa to engage in supporting the Carbon Markets.

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  • This Agreement was forged at COP27 in Egypt to meet an overwhelming demand for Africa to engage in supporting the Carbon Markets.
  • CTX, GEM and Ecologistics will work together to expand GEMs National Carbon Meta Registries aimed at supporting the development of Carbon Markets, ITMO, Voluntary Markets in Africa, and to produce Carbon Credits to be available for global trading via an electronic interface with CTX.
  • Leveraging GEMs Technology Infrastructure for the Future of our Planet provides the opportunity for governments, as Paris Agreement signatories, to support their commitments and trade credits under Article 6.
  • GEM licenses registry software solutions and the Trading Exchange Technology for environmental commodity markets.

Enviva and GreenTrees Partner to Remove 90,000 Metric Tons of CO2e through Afforestation and Nature-Based Carbon Removal Credit Programs in Southeastern U.S.

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

We are excited to partner with GreenTrees to help minimize our net carbon emissions and implement local solutions to meet net-zero goals, said Thomas Meth, President and CEO of Enviva.

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  • We are excited to partner with GreenTrees to help minimize our net carbon emissions and implement local solutions to meet net-zero goals, said Thomas Meth, President and CEO of Enviva.
  • The afforestation of this land will not compete with lands used for agricultural and food sources, but will revitalize the land and serve as permanent carbon removal.
  • Its an honor to partner with Enviva and work alongside a company on their path to net zero, said Chandler Van Voorhis, co-founder and managing partner of GreenTrees.
  • Enviva is focused on high-quality carbon credit projects that promote afforestation and reforestation in the companys region of operations, as well as projects that remove carbon from the atmosphere and enhance local carbon stocks.

Energy Globe Foundation Presents Solutions for Our Environment

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

In total, over 30,000 sustainable projects have been submitted, proposing innovative solutions to environmental problems.

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  • In total, over 30,000 sustainable projects have been submitted, proposing innovative solutions to environmental problems.
  • This was confirmed by high-ranking experts in a panel discussion before the ceremony, among them Nobel Laureate Prof. Mohan Munasinghe: There is no shortage of solutions to our current crises, as the many projects entered for the Energy Globe have demonstrated impressively.
  • It is important to inform people and economic players worldwide of these solutions, and to motivate them to join in their implementation.
  • Each Energy Globe World Award winner received EUR 3,000 Euro in SGCf.

Malaysia Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2022: Comprehensive Information on Major Policies, Technology and Incentives - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The "Malaysia Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2022 Update" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Malaysia Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2022 Update" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report offers comprehensive information on major policies governing the renewable energy market in the country.
  • The report discusses renewable energy targets and plans along with the present policy framework, giving a fair idea of overall growth potential of the renewable energy industry.
  • The report details promotional measures in Malaysia both for the overall renewable energy industry and for specific renewable energy technologies that have potential in the country.

Propel Names Salesforce Veteran, Ross Meyercord, CEO; Co-Founder, Ray Hein, Named Chief Strategy Officer

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Propel Software , creator of the first product value management (PVM) platform, today named Salesforce and Accenture industry veteran Ross Meyercord chief executive officer.

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  • Propel Software , creator of the first product value management (PVM) platform, today named Salesforce and Accenture industry veteran Ross Meyercord chief executive officer.
  • Ray Hein, co-founder and former CEO, will lead product and customer initiatives as the companys first chief strategy officer.
  • Prior to Propel, Meyercord was Pluralsights Chief Revenue Officer, leading a 900-person team responsible for generating global revenue and delivering over $500M in annual recurring revenue.
  • As chief strategy officer and Propel board member, Hein will lead corporate strategy by leveraging his experience in manufacturing and product development technology.