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05 Jun, 2020, 15:05 BST Arçelik Has Announced Its Sustainability Targets for 2030

Adopting sustainability as a business model with its "Respecting the World, Respected Worldwide" vision, Arçelik published its 12th Sustainability...


04 Jun, 2020, 06:00 BST Faradion Announces Major Partnership With IPLTech for Developing Sodium-ion Batteries for Commercial Vehicles in India

Faradion Ltd., the British company that is a world leader in sodium-ion battery technology, has announced a new partnership with Infraprime Logistics ...


29 May, 2020, 10:00 BST SSTL: Space Tech Companies Worldwide Compete in International Challenge to Improve Flood Risks in the Region

Singapore Space and Technology Limited (SSTL) is pleased to announce its collaboration with the World Bank Group for the Humanitarian Assistance and...


27 May, 2020, 11:19 BST Business Reporter: Making Farming a Better Business for a Better Tomorrow

Agriculture is big business – 1.6 billion of the world's population make their living from it in one way or another. And it doesn't just produce the...


26 May, 2020, 13:03 BST Open Letter from the CEOs of the Oil and Gas Climate Initiative

The unprecedented challenges the world is facing force us all to sharpen our focus on what really matters. Our immediate priority, as CEOs, is to do...


18 May, 2020, 07:30 BST Enertechnos Raises £5 Million in Boost to UK's Clean Energy Industry and Net Zero Target

UK clean energy technology innovator Enertechnos has raised £5 million in a Series A funding round. Enertechnos is at the forefront of the UK's drive ...


14 May, 2020, 16:38 BST En+ Group Supports the Publication of the Methodology to Define Low Carbon Aluminium by the Carbon Trust

En+ Group (LSE: ENPL) (MOEX: ENPL) (MOEX: ENPG) (ENPL for GDRs and ENPG for ordinary shares), the world's largest producer of low carbon aluminium...


13 May, 2020, 13:18 BST Major New Global Energy Transition Research Report Launched by Law Firm Ashurst

A new report by international law firm Ashurst found that 88% of business leaders from across the G20 have changed their organisations' investment...


12 May, 2020, 05:03 BST Canadian Seahorse Expert Earns World's Leading Award for Animal Conservation

Today officials from the Indianapolis Prize announced Amanda Vincent, Ph.D., as the 2020 Winner of the world's leading award for animal conservation. ...


06 May, 2020, 13:46 BST WSSCC Approved to Become the Sanitation and Hygiene Fund

The Steering Committee of the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) took a landmark decision on Monday by approving WSSCC's new...


24 Apr, 2020, 20:04 BST Finalists for 2020 Keeling Curve Prize announced during Earth Optimism Summit

Finalists for the 2020 Keeling Curve Prize include projects that turn carbon dioxide into stone, bring solar energy to rural Africa, help people get...


22 Apr, 2020, 20:49 BST XCMG Celebrates Earth Day with Over 2,000 Clean Energy Empowered Machines Sold Global Wide

XUZHOU, China, April 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/-- Leading construction machinery manufacturer XCMG (SHE: 000425) celebrates Earth Day with reduction in...


22 Apr, 2020, 15:07 BST "Say Hello to Life" Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day with New "Embrace Nature" Mini-series

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the hit variety show produced by China Central Television, "Say Hello to Life", introduces a series...


22 Apr, 2020, 12:00 BST Aleph Farms Going Carbon-Neutral by 2025

Aleph Farms, Ltd., announces its new sustainability strategy: to eliminate emissions associated with its meat production by 2025 and reach the same...


22 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST BlueGreen Water Technologies Successfully Completes First Treatment Against Toxic Algae Blooms At Roodeplaat Dam, South Africa

BlueGreen Water Technologies, Ltd. ("BlueGreen"), a global cleantech company, announced today that it has successfully completed its strategic...


22 Apr, 2020, 00:33 BST For The 50th Anniversary Of Earth Day, More Than 500 Artists In 100 Countries Bring Passion And Protest To The First Ever Stealth Global Street Art Event, By Earth Day Network

Earth Day Network and more than 500 street artists planned and executed a worldwide protest - #EarthDay2020Halt. Beginning on Earth Day (April 22 at) ...


16 Apr, 2020, 13:02 BST The Consumer Goods Forum Announces Managing Director Succession: Peter Freedman to Be Succeeded by Wai-Chan Chan

The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) announces that Peter Freedman will step down as Managing Director (MD) after leading the organisation for more than...


14 Apr, 2020, 17:29 BST Frost & Sullivan Examines Biostimulants and their Projected Two-fold Growth

The challenge of feeding the world's growing population from the limited resources of production, including arable land and freshwater, is creating...


14 Apr, 2020, 11:00 BST Business Reporter: Blancco Technology Group Initiative to Overcome Challenges Posed by the Second-hand Mobile Phone Market

The second-hand mobile phone market is still relatively new, explains Alan Bentley, President, Global Sales at mobile and data erasure software...


10 Apr, 2020, 00:06 BST Earth Challenge 2020

Earth Challenge 2020 (Earth Challenge) launched today marking the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. This project creates a global expansion of open...


09 Apr, 2020, 15:23 BST CQC and Total Announce Multi-year Collaboration to Develop Quantum Algorithms for Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (CCUS)

Cambridge Quantum Computing (CQC) announced today that they have entered into a multi-year partnership with Total S.A. to develop quantum algorithms...


30 Mar, 2020, 14:41 BST Technopath's Pioneering Technology for the Treatment of COVID-19 Infected Medical Waste Is Fast-tracked for Immediate Use at New York's Largest Health Care Provider

Technopath Clinical Diagnostics today announced that Northwell Health, New York State's largest healthcare provider with 23 hospitals and nearly 800...


24 Mar, 2020, 19:56 GMT IDTechEx Research: The Meat Industry Is Unsustainable

Meat is big business. The global industry is worth over $2 trillion and JBS, the world's largest meat company, makes over $50 billion in annual...


24 Mar, 2020, 17:14 GMT Inhance Technologies launches commercial process to eliminate PFAS from fluoropolymers

Inhance Technologies, a leading international provider of polymer materials science solutions offering the world more responsible and sustainable...