Call for Decarbonization Projects in PNW

The Economic Development Administration has released a funding opportunity to support coalitions in transforming their regional economy through groups of complementary, aligned construction and nonconstruction projects. JCDREAM, CHARGE and Washington Maritime Blue have formed a coalition for this grant with several local organizations, including Pacific Northwest National Lab, CleanTech Alliance and Aerospace Futures Alliance. TheContinue reading “Call for Decarbonization Projects in PNW”

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

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”