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US Power Sector Sees Record Decrease in Air Emissions, Renewable Energy Growth in 2020

Entergy’s generation transformation is helping drive significant nationwide improvements.
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BOSTON, July 21, 2021 /3BL Media/ - U.S. power sector carbon dioxide emissions fell 10% between 2019 and 2020 according to a new analysis released today. This is the largest year-over-year decrease since the Benchmarking Air Emissions of the 100 Largest Electric Power Producers in the United States report was first released in 1997.

Carbon Capture and Storage Panel Session at the Clarivate Virtual Innovation Forum

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At this year’s Clarivate Virtual Innovation Forum, Marilyn Johnson, Sr. Director of Global Sustainability at Clarivate, moderated a panel session about carbon capture and storage as the way forward for companies. 

New Analysis Shows Continuing Declines in U.S. Power Sector Air Emissions - Alongside Jump in Renewable Generation

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July 21, 2021 /3BL Media/ - U.S. power sector carbon dioxide emissions fell 10% between 2019 and 2020 according to a new analysis released today. This is the largest year-over-year decrease since the Benchmarking Air Emissions of the 100 Largest Electric Power Producers in the United States report was first released in 1997.

'Waste' Not, Want Not: Round-the-clock RNG Production in Canada's Largest City

Enbridge Gas, City of Toronto announce solid waste facility is producing carbon-neutral energy 24/7/365
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Sorry NYC, Toronto’s about to become the city that never sleeps—at least when it comes to producing renewable natural gas.

Today, Enbridge Gas Inc. and the City of Toronto announced that following a biogas equipment upgrade, one of the municipality’s solid waste facilities is producing carbon-neutral RNG from organic waste—24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Savant Systems, Inc. Acquires Racepoint Energy

Racepoint Energy joins Savant Systems, Inc., becomes Savant Power to bolster industry-leading smart home powerhouse.
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HYANNIS, Mass., July 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Savant Systems, Inc., a leader in smart home technology, has acquired Racepoint Energy, an engineering-driven company known for category-defining smart electrical panel, automated power, storage and energy resiliency solutions for consumers, home builders, businesses and utility companies.

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).

State of the Green Building Industry 2021

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by Deisy Verdinez of the US Green Building Council 

There’s renewed commitment from companies and organizations to run their business and operations in more sustainable ways. As communities and consumers begin to demand more from organizations to do more to support their communities, many are not only including sustainability in corporate social responsibility plans but are also are setting ambitious goals to reduce their impacts on the environment. And they’re making real strides in achieving these goals.

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).

FedEx Celebrates EBC, Winner of the 2021 Fedex Access Award in Romania

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With their sustainable business idea of producing 100% organic composition batteries made of Aloe Vera, this junior company of 4 high school students impressed the jury. Congratulations EBC, another winner of the 2021 FedEx Access Award in Romania, in collaboration with Junior Achievement. To all our winners in Europe - We believe you will go far!

Bloomberg Expands Access to Community Solar Project to 4,800 Eligible Employees

Partnership with Common Energy gives employees in New York City option to support renewable energy projects
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Originally posted on Bloomberg.com/company.

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