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Committed to Decarbonization and to Leading the Way

Summary: 
  • In 2020, our ambition was validated and became industry leading:
  • Emissions targets approved by Science Based Targets initiative
  • Current goals declared 1.5o C-aligned
  • First power company in North American to reach this status
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  • In 2020, our ambition was validated and became industry leading:
  • Emissions targets approved by Science Based Targets initiative
  • Current goals declared 1.5o C-aligned
  • First power company in North American to reach this status

Essity Commits to Net-zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2050

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July 20th, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Hygiene and health company Essity today presents new and updated sustainability targets including a commitment to develop targets to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 at the latest. This includes raising the ambition level of Essity’s current Science Based Targets. Other updated targets include sustainable innovations, occupational safety and responsible sourcing.

FlixBus Made the Choice of a True Sustainable Mobility Solution With the IVECO BUS Crossway Natural Gas

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The model chosen by FlixBus operator is 13 meters long. With a total capacity of 1,260 litres (four 315-liter tanks), the vehicle has a range of minimum 600 km in long-distance missions. It’s equipped with the latest-generation IVECO CURSOR 9 CNG engine which delivers 360 hp or 265 nm. The Crossway CNG is especially environmentally-friendly as it can run on biogas.

Announcing Dr. Andrew Steer As Keynote Speaker for CleanEquity Monaco 2021, in Person and Streaming Live on EarthxTV

The former head of the World Resources Institute recently joined Jeff Bezos’ climate change initiative, the Bezos Earth Fund, as its President & CEO
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As the next generation sustainable technology conference nears, CleanEquity Monaco announces Dr. Andrew Steer, President & CEO, Bezos Earth Fund, as its keynote speaker. On July 22 and 23, the conference will bring together up to 30 of the world’s best-in-class next generation sustainable technology companies, alongside an elite invitation-only audience. EarthX is the official streaming partner for the conference and it will be available live and on-demand on EarthxTV.

Industrial Hygienists Can Help Guide Us Into a Safe Future of Work

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Working in EHS can be a bit of an undersung job.

Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) professionals don’t tend to get their names in the headlines, yet their work is a fundamental underpinning of industry. Countless people work tirelessly to protect their employees, their companies, and the world we live in — often with little fanfare. With the current state of the world, expertise around EHS within the workplace feels more critical and urgent than ever before.

Two Leaders Partner to Help Democratize Utility Scale Renewable Energy

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BOSTON, July 19, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Sustainability Roundtable, Inc (SR Inc), a leader in outsourced Environmental, Social and Governance management, and REsurety, a leading analytics company empowering the clean energy economy, today announced a partnership to facilitate the systemization and scaling of buyer-favorable renewable energy transactions for SR Inc’s Net Zero Consortium for Buyers (NZCB).

Hydrogen Could Be America's Energy Future

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by Nicholaus Rohleder for Climate and Capital Media 

Clean burning hydrogen fuel is finally coming into its own, and it could shape the future of U.S. energy.

Ecofin Strives to Make a Positive Impact Without Compromising Returns

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by Brent Newcomb, President of Ecofin

Ecofin is a sustainable investing specialist dedicated to climate action, social impact and water.

First, climate action is the drive to reduce emissions, and includes both the energy transition and waste transition.  This means conventional categories such as solar, wind, hydro and batteries, in addition to the electrification of transport, energy efficiency, waste-to-value (recycling) and waste-to-energy (cleaner fuels such as renewable natural gas).

American Airlines Commits to Setting Science Based Target for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

First airline in North America to seek validation from the Science Based Targets initiative
Summary: 
  • American has committed to develop a science-based target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2035, supporting its existing commitment to reach net-zero emissions by 2050.
  • Airline joins the Business Ambition for 1.5°C campaign and Race to Zero.
  • American has also agreed to terms to purchase up to 10 million gallons of SAF produced by Prometheus Fuels.
  • Science-based targets contribute to efforts to limit global temperature rise to well below 2°C.
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  • American has committed to develop a science-based target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2035, supporting its existing commitment to reach net-zero emissions by 2050.
  • Airline joins the Business Ambition for 1.5°C campaign and Race to Zero.
  • American has also agreed to terms to purchase up to 10 million gallons of SAF produced by Prometheus Fuels.
  • Science-based targets contribute to efforts to limit global temperature rise to well below 2°C.

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