Candela Launches New E-Boat, Names US Leader

Candela has launched the C-8, dubbed the “Tesla Model S” of boats. Thanks to computer-controlled hydrofoils, it uses only a fraction of the energy a conventional boat needs at high speeds. Sailor, environmental activist and sustainability entrepreneur Tanguy de Lamotte has been chosen to lead Candela’s U.S. division. Source: Candela

Indigenous Leaders Discuss Collaboration in Marine Sanctuaries Sept. 21

On Sept. 21, the U.S. National Marine Sanctuary Foundation (NMSF) will host a Blue Beacon Series discussion, where Indigenous leaders from current and proposed sanctuaries will share how the involvement of their communities in stewardship of special places in the ocean benefits both people and place. Join the event on Facebook Live or livestream it on the NMSF website at 7:00pmContinue reading “Indigenous Leaders Discuss Collaboration in Marine Sanctuaries Sept. 21”

World’s First Recyclable Wind Turbine Blade

Wind power is one of the cornerstones in the quest to tackle the climate emergency. With more than 200 GW of new offshore capacity projected by the Global Wind Energy Council to be installed by 2030, it is critical to quickly introduce recyclable solutions. Siemens Gamesa is leading the way for a sustainable future withContinue reading “World’s First Recyclable Wind Turbine Blade”

Chevron Framework for Carbon Capture Projects

Chevron U.S.A. Inc., through its Chevron New Energies division and a subsidiary of Enterprise Products Partners L.P., announced a framework to study and evaluate opportunities for carbon dioxide (CO2) capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) from their respective business operations in the U.S. Midcontinent and Gulf Coast. The companies expect the initial phase of the studyContinue reading “Chevron Framework for Carbon Capture Projects”

Report on Circular Economy Transition

A recent survey by DNV and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) reveals that the circular economy is rising on corporate agendas around the world. Despite the growing attention in the public, among legislators and companies, the shift to business models that design waste out of the system seems to progress slowly.  The ViewPointContinue reading “Report on Circular Economy Transition”