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”

Report on Floating Wind, Hydrogen in Scotland and France

The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) and partners have delivered a report outlining a series of recommendations for the Scottish government to facilitate research collaborations between Scottish and French organizations working in floating wind and hydrogen. Published by the Scottish government, the report produced by EMEC in partnership with French engineering firm INNOSEA and London-basedContinue reading “Report on Floating Wind, Hydrogen in Scotland and France”

High-Tide Flooding on the Rise in US

NOAA has released the 2021 State of High Tide Flooding and Annual Outlook, which documents changes in high-tide flooding patterns from May 2020 to April 2021 at 97 NOAA tide gauges along the U.S. coast and provides a flooding outlook for these locations through April 2022, as well as projections for the next several decades.Continue reading “High-Tide Flooding on the Rise in US”

White Paper: Investing in Blue Tech Clusters

TMA BlueTech and The Ocean Foundation co-sponsored a white paper entitled “The Blue Wave: Investing in BlueTech Clusters.” The two organizations call for a U.S. Apollo-style “Blue Wave Mission,” focused on innovative technology and services to promote sustainable usage of the ocean and freshwater resources. Within this critical report is a number of recommendations that would increase access toContinue reading “White Paper: Investing in Blue Tech Clusters”

Report Highlights Role of Ocean in Carbon Solutions

The Marine Conservation Society has launched a new report in partnership with Rewilding Britain that highlights the need to look to blue carbon solutions in tandem with those on land to help the U.K. reach net zero by 2050. The significant role of the world’s forests in helping to reduce carbon emissions has been recognized, resultingContinue reading “Report Highlights Role of Ocean in Carbon Solutions”