Across The Wire

  1. ICE Futures Europe Emissions Auction Result

    Intercontinental Exchange, a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, announced that today’s auction of 5,741,500 EU Allowances (EUAs) held on behalf of the UK Government’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) was cancelled as a result of the total volume of bids falling short of the volume of the allowances being auctioned

  2. Evergreen Packaging Identifies An Emerging Segment Of Grocery Shoppers Who Focus On The Environmental Impacts Of Packaging In Addition To The Health And Environmental Impacts Of The Foods And Beverages They Contain

    Evergreen Packaging, a global leader in fiber-based packaging solutions, recently released a report based on data from the annual EcoFocus Trend Study, which forecasts key trends that will shape the U.S. food and beverage industries in the year ahead

  3. Wrangler Is First To Adopt Dry Indigo Denim

    Wrangler recently confirmed an agreement for denim fabric to be produced later this year with a new foam-dyeing process that will eliminate 99 percent of the water typically used in the indigo-dyeing

  4. InventHelp Inventor Develops Overflow Collector For Boat Fuel Tanks (FED-1788)

    An inventor from Deer Harbor, Wash., was concerned with the current design of boat fuel tanks, which allows excess gasoline to drain out and pollute the water. So he came up with an accessory to make the fueling process more environmentally friendly

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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