New features of the Water Risk Monetizer tool helps business respond to water availability and quality challenges. The post Ecolab, Trucost, Microsoft Team Up to Help Businesses Monetize Water Risks appeared first on Environmental Leader.
Commercial airlines can significantly reduce pollution by using biofuels, according to a NASA study that found biofuel-powered jet engines reduces particle emissions in their exhaust by as much as 50 to 70 percent. The post Biofuels Cut Jet Engine Emissions, NASA Study Says appeared first on Environmental Leader.
Matthew Feeney If you’re a seasoned traveler, chances are you know your “Passenger Bill of Rights,” which protects you from the horrors of extended tarmac delays and hidden fees. Unfortunately, many passengers are not aware that theShow More Summary
The bulk of a company’s environmental footprint — not to mention risk and expenses — occurs beyond the factory walls, in the supply chain. Multi-nationals are taking note, and targeting sustainable supply chain initiatives. The post Cargill, Hershey’s, Mars Target Cocoa Supply Chain Sustainability appeared first on Environmental Leader.
Construction and design professionals will likely have an easier time finding and using sustainable building materials thanks to efforts from two flooring manufacturers. The post Product-Specific EPDs, Transparency Catalog Make It Easier to Earn Green Building Credits appeared first on Environmental Leader.
Deep Decarbonization Of The Electric Power Sector; Insights From Recent Literature Jesse D. Jenkins and Samuel Thernstrom March 2017 (Energy Innovation Reform Project) The electric power sector is widely expected to be the linchpin of efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Show More Summary
$19 Trillion Benefit In Global Climate Fight Paris climate deal could make the world $19 trillion richer; Investing heavily in renewable power and energy efficiency, in accordance with the Paris climate deal, will increase the global...Show More Summary
Japanese materials company prototypes a 26.3% efficient silicon cell, steps away from the 29% theoretical maximum