Across The Wire

  1. Port Of Los Angeles Preliminarily Awarded $41M From California Air Resources Board To Launch Zero Emissions Hydrogen-Fuel-Cell-Electric Freight Project

    The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has preliminarily awarded $41M to the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) for the Zero-Emission and Near Zero-Emission Freight Facilities (ZANZEFF) project

  2. Kilroy Realty Announces Commitment To Achieve Carbon Neutral Operations By Year End 2020 At The Global Climate Action Summit

    Kilroy Realty Corporation announced at the Global Climate Action Summit (the “Summit”) that it commits to achieving carbon neutral operations by year end 2020, the only North American real estate company at the Summit to do so

  3. Tech Mahindra And The Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) Launch The World’s First Artificial Intelligence Challenge To Combat Climate Change

    Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services and solutions, announced recently its partnership with the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) to launch AI4Action, the first global Artificial Intelligence (AI) challenge aimed at delivering solutions for climate change

  4. IKEA Group Commits To Zero Emissions Targets For Home Delivery In Five Major Cities By 2020

    IKEA Group1 takes the next step towards reaching 100% zero emissions home deliveries by announcing an accelerated timeline for transitioning to EV in five major inner cities - Amsterdam, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, and Shanghai - by 2020

  5. American Express Will #SuitUptoCleanUp With Ocean Conservancy

    Today, American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) announced a $250,000 grant to Ocean Conservancy in support of its International Coastal Cleanup and Trash Free Seas programs. The International Coastal Cleanup, taking place Saturday, September 15, is the world’s largest single-day volunteer effort to remove trash from local waterways, beaches, lakes and rivers. As part of the grant, American Express employees will also participate in five coastal cleanup events in the U.S., Italy, Malaysia and Australia this

  6. AECOM Surpasses 2020 Goal Of Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Early And Unveils New Pledge For 2025

    AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, announced today a new commitment to further reduce its absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 20 percent by 2025, based on 2017 baseline levels

  7. HDF Energy Announces Meridiam's Investment In CEOG, Currently The Greatest Project Worldwide Of A Power Generating Plant Storing Intermittent Renewable Energy Using Hydrogen

    The CEOG (Centrale Électrique de l'Ouest Guyanais) project has a new equity partner in Meridiam, a long-term investor whose Transition Fund is dedicated to infrastructure projects related to energy transition

  8. Aclima & Google Scale Air Quality Mapping To More Places Around The World

    Recently, Google and Aclima, a San Francisco company that measures and maps hyperlocal air quality and climate emissions at block-by-block resolution, announced plans to scale and integrate Aclima’s mobile sensing platform into Google’s global fleet of Street View vehicles starting with 50 cars

  9. Roskill: Magnesium Compounds Industry Turned Around By China Supply Disruptions In 2018

    Robust Chinese government anti-pollution measures reaching out across the country's mining industry from early 2017 and into 2018 prompted the closure of many magnesia calcination and fusion plants

  10. DeepGreen Lends Vessel To Support Historic Ocean Plastic Cleanup

    DeepGreen is proud to contribute to the health of our oceans by being a part of The Ocean Cleanup (TOC) project to remove plastics from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, in the central Pacific, over the next five years