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Westwood Hills Nature Center: Certified Net Zero Energy in a Cold Climate

The Westwood Hills Nature Center in St. Louis Park, Minnesota achieved Zero Energy Certification from the International Living Future Institute
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October 24, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The HGA-designed Westwood Hills Nature Center is part of a 160-acre nature park featuring prairie, forest, and marsh areas in the heart of the City of St. Louis Park, Minnesota. As a demonstration in support of their Green Building Policy and Climate Action Plan, the City of St.

GM's Vision for a More Sustainable and Equitable Future

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by Kristen Siemen, Chief Sustainability Officer, General Motors

Over two years ago, businesses were forced to adapt to the extraordinary circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The world experienced disruptions on a massive scale, which pushed companies like General Motors to find new and more tactical ways of doing business.

Six Women Shaping the Future of Engineering (and Transforming Lives)

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From Ireland to India, Costa Rica to the U.S., women engineers across the Boston Scientific global network agree: To inspire more women to join the field means encouraging girls who show an interest in learning math or the sciences to pursue their studies.

2022 AISES Leadership Summit to Be Held on the Ancestral Lands of the Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians

April 10–12
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., April 1, 2022 /3BL Media/ - AISES and the Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians will host the 2022 AISES Leadership Summit in Temecula, Calif., from April 10 to 12, at the Pechanga Resort Casino.

Black & Veatch Designs First-of-a-Kind Advanced R&D Facility for Cultivated Seafood in Singapore

Shiok Meats’ Mini Plant key to scaling up production to address global food security
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SINGAPORE, December 16, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Black & Veatch collaborated with Shiok Meats for the conceptual design and layout of their first-of-a-kind advanced research and development facility for cultivated seafood, officially opened by Singapore’s Minister for Sustainability and the Environment, Ms. Grace Fu in November.

The new facility will help Shiok Meats, the world’s first cultivated crustacean company, scale-up production of cell-based crustacean meat products, targeting commercialization by 2023.

AISES Receives $962,500 Grant From the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to Increase the Representation of Indigenous Peoples in STEM

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., September 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ - AISES announced today that the W.K. Kellogg Foundation has awarded a $962,500 general operating grant to increase the representation of Indigenous peoples in North America and the Pacific Islands in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) education and careers. Over the next three years, grant funds will strengthen and build the AISES internal capacity to produce and use data and knowledge in advancing its work.

From Inspiring to Imperative: Celebrating Women in STEM

As we've grown, so have our efforts to recruit, support, and celebrate women in science, healthcare, engineering and beyond.
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Growing up as a young Black girl with a life-threatening illness, Bre Jacobs found herself in a revolving door of doctors’ offices — but none of the healthcare professionals ever looked like her. To understand her condition, reduce the stress on her family, and take control of her own health, Bre dove into medical journals. That activity sparked a passion for scientific knowledge that drives Bre to this day. Now a Medtronic Senior Research Program Manager, Bre still can’t help but wonder: "Where would I be if, earlier on, I had met someone like me in this field?

Amtrak Receives Federal Approval for Environmental Impact Study (EIS) for Gateway Hudson Tunnel Project

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Congratulations to Amtrak on receiving key federal approval for the Environmental Impact Study (EIS) for the Gateway Hudson Tunnel project, which is part of the larger Gateway Project, that will allow rehabilitation of the existing 110-year-old tunnels currently used by 450+ Amtrak and 

Antea Group Receives 2020 CCBJ Business Achievement Award

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ST. PAUL, Minn., April 1, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Climate Change Business Journal (CCBJ) presented its annual CCBJ Business Achievement Awards for outstanding business performance in 2020. Antea Group was honored with an award in the “Consulting and Engineering” category under the topic of “Energy and Carbon Management.”

Asia Invests in Biotechnology Innovations to Boost Food Safety, Sustainability

Calysseo appoints Black & Veatch and Shanghai LBT Engineering & Technology as EPC contractors for its first commercial-scale animal feed production facility
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January 19, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Asia is actively investing in biotechnology innovations to meet the needs of its rapidly growing population.

Calysseo’s FeedKind® single-cell protein project is one such biotechnology innovation that will enhance regional food safety and sustainability.

FeedKind® is an alternative bio-protein feed ingredient for the aquaculture industry. It is made by fermenting natural gas to create a safe, nutritious, traceable and affordable protein.

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