New student-run startup’s nanoengineered concrete reduces CO2 emissions and is stronger than any existing cement
MIT students create green concrete
New Statewide Initiatives in New York to Spur Widespread Adoption of Electric Vehicles and Increase Charging Infrastructure
New York State has announced a series of broad-scale initiatives to encourage the purchase and increase the convenience and accessibility of electric vehicles (EV). The expansion of public fast charger networks across the state, approved regulatory actions to lower residential charging rates, and more than 11,000 rebates issued to consumers for purchasing electric vehicles is helping to increase New Yorkers’ purchasing options and charging accessibility for environmentally-friendly, plug-in hybrid and fully...
Energy Revolution Creating a Two-Tier Economy Leaving Millions of Families and Businesses Behind
A new research report commisioned by Drax Group plc shows that businesses and families in London and Scotland are better placed to take advantage of the benefits of the ‘energy revolution’, including cheaper energy bills, electric vehicles and smart appliances. Meanwhile, the North of England and East Midlands lag furthest behind. Conducted independently by researchers from Imperial College London and E4tech, facilitated by Imperial Consultants and commissioned by Drax Group, the report breaks down...
World Energy Outlook 2018 Examines Future Patterns of Global Energy System
At a time when geopolitical factors are exerting new and complex influences on energy markets, underscoring the critical importance of energy security, World Energy Outlook 2018, the International Energy Agency’s flagship publication, details global energy trends and what possible impact they will have on supply and demand, carbon emissions, air pollution, and energy access. “Our analysis shows that over 70% of global energy investments will be government-driven and as such the message is clear – the world’s...
Global Compact Network Singapore Launches First Official Chapter of the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition and Reporting Tool RICE
Launch of Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition’s first official chapter at Global Compact Network Singapore Summit Singapore, 19 November 2018 — The first official chapter of the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC Singapore) was launched today by Global Compact Network Singapore and the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC). Through this unique partnership, CPLC Singapore aims to encourage the private sector to collaborate through using internal carbon pricing as a mechanism to reduce...
Real Driving Emissions with OPSIS
Today, pollutant emissions from road traffic is a hot topic, both for legislators, the vehicle industry, and a concerned public. What steps have been taken to reduce the emissions, and how is compliance with the latest standards monitored? Read our blog post to find out >>