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Nov 26, 2020

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Enel to spend 160 billion euros to become green 'super major'

Nov 26, 2020: Enel“We plan to strengthen our position as a super major in the renewable sector,” CEO Francesco Starace said in a call with investors. Around 80% of production will be generated from green energy by 2030, up from 54% today, he said.Starace said the U.S. market remained attractive for green energy investments as did Europe too while Asia and India would play “a big..

ESW Beauty makes eco-friendly sheet masks your skin will love

Nov 26, 2020: Few people would argue that the convenience and skincare benefits of sheet masks outweigh the environmental harm and extra waste these products create. Offering a solution to this puzzling problem, ESW Beauty’s Raw Juice Cleanse Sheet Masks will help your skin without harming the environment.

Inspiring mud-and-bamboo Anandaloy Building uplifts a Bangladeshi community

Nov 26, 2020: This unconventional project combines sustainable construction and social development to catalyze local development in rural Bangladesh.

Systemic solutions

Nov 26, 2020: Systemic solutionsA market trend that has been gaining momentum: companies offering solutions looking at the customer systemically.The tradition is for each company to offer the specific solutions, such as:Lighting retrofitInstall a photovoltaic system Migration to the free market Deploy online energy monitoring and management Use gas in selected processes to replace..

Alfa Energy Group - International Energy and Sustainability Consultancy

Nov 26, 2020: Is there hope on the horizon for energy markets with the positive news of vaccines and the potential to see some normality returning to society at large, or will Brexit, the US election result, and a rapidly changing supply mix see markets heading for a bumpy ride?Take a listen to the latest episode of the Resonance podcast as Jason Durden and Jeremy Nicholson discuss.

Fiat 500 3+1 electric vehicle gets a fresh redesign

Nov 26, 2020: The Fiat 500 3+1 electric car is designed to attract customers who want a smart, sustainable ride that blends style and functionality.

Need for small scale energy independence

Nov 26, 2020:  In the military we were taught that the three cornerstones for a country to have a true sense of independence are security in food, energy, and the financial sectors of their society. If just one of these cornerstones is not set, the country or society would lose a piece of their independence. As a former U.S. Navy Intelligence Specialist this fundamental truth was drilled into us..

Fram Museum extension is dedicated to environmental education

Nov 25, 2020: The building follows the architects' vision "that architecture exemplifies how we care for our environment."…

Denmark's top fur cooperative is closing

Nov 25, 2020: While animal-lovers may rejoice at the end of Kopenhagen Fur, it comes after the culling of 17 million mink.

New eco-friendly, decomposing construction foam unveiled

Nov 25, 2020: Researchers have come up with a new, more eco-friendly and effective form of building insulation material. The new material was developed due to the shortcomings of the traditional polyurethane-based foam insulators.

The Ocean Cleanup launches sunglasses made from ocean plastic

Nov 25, 2020: Profits from the sunglasses go toward the organization's cleanup efforts in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

Renewable energy key to achieve ASEAN countries' aspirational sustainability roadmap by 2025, says GlobalData

Nov 25, 2020: November 25, 2020 (Investorideas.com Newswire) ASEAN countries have laid an aspirational five-year sustainability plan to improve the renewable energy (RE) capacity in the power mix to 35% to achieve the target of 23% of RE in the total primary energy supply by 2025.

Arplan envisions a new, green City Oasis for Latvia

Nov 25, 2020: City Oasis is expected to serve as an example of sustainable urban planning for the future.

Canadian Stocks in the News: Defense Metals (TSX-V: $DEFN.V) (OTCQB: $DFMTF) Initiates Pre-Pilot Hydrometallurgical Optimization For Its REE Project

Nov 25, 2020: Vancouver, British Columbia - November 25, 2020 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Mining / Metals / Green Energy Stock News: Defense Metals Corp. ("Defense Metals") (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF/ 35D: FSE) is pleased to announce that it has commissioned SGS Canada Inc. ("SGS") to complete additional pre-pilot hydrometallurgical test work utilizing high-grade rare earth element (REE) mineral concentrate produced during the Company's highly successful 26 tonne flotation pilot-plant that yielded a mineral concentrate averaging 7.4% NdPr oxide.

Novel chemical process a first step to making nuclear fuel with fire

Nov 24, 2020: Developing safe and sustainable fuels for nuclear energy is an integral part of an energy security mission.

Reused teak and earthy stone make up a luxury Goan home with canal views

Nov 24, 2020: This luxury home makes the most of its lush, tropical surroundings.

Climate change is leading to increased winter drownings

Nov 24, 2020: Skating, ice fishing, and other survival and recreational activities are becoming more dangerous as rising temperatures lead to weaker ice.

New global bee map gives scientists a conservation baseline

Nov 24, 2020: A new, global bee map is tracking the more than 20,000 bee species on Earth to help aid in their conservation.

MVRDV unveils sustainable Chengdu Sky Valley masterplan

Nov 24, 2020: Sky Valley will promote self-sufficient lifestyles.

Battery Stock News: Update on Nano One's (TSXV: NNO) Breakthrough in Battery Longevity

Nov 24, 2020: Vancouver, British Columbia - November 24, 2020 (Newsfile Corp.) (Investorideas.com Newswire) Dr. Stephen Campbell, CTO of Nano One Materials Corp. (TSXV: NNO) (OTC PINK: NNOMF) (FSE: LBMB) is pleased to present Nano One's latest durability test results confirming that its high-voltage cobalt-free battery is also stable at elevated operating temperatures required for automotive, power tool and energy storage applications.

Creating higher energy density lithium-ion batteries for renewable energy applications

Nov 24, 2020: Lithium-ion batteries that function as high-performance power sources for renewable applications, such as electric vehicles and consumer electronics, require electrodes that deliver high energy density without compromising cell lifetimes. Researchers investigate the origins of degradation in high energy density LIB cathode materials and develop strategies for mitigating those degradation mechanisms and improving LIB performance.

A lakeside, prefab home in Quebec aims for LEED Gold

Nov 24, 2020: See how an architect turns the site of a humble country home into a beacon of sustainability that shines LEED Gold.

Rare Earth Element Stocks: Defense Metals (TSXV: $DEFN.V) (OTCQB: $DFMTF) Initiates Pre-Pilot Hydrometallurgical Optimization For Its REE Project

Nov 24, 2020: Vancouver, British Columbia - November 24, 2020 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Mining / Metals / Green Energy Stock News: Defense Metals Corp. ("Defense Metals") (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF/ 35D: FSE) is pleased to announce that it has commissioned SGS Canada Inc. ("SGS") to complete additional pre-pilot hydrometallurgical test work utilizing high-grade rare earth element (REE) mineral concentrate produced during the Company's highly successful 26 tonne flotation pilot-plant that yielded a mineral concentrate averaging 7.4% NdPr oxide…

Supersized wind turbines generate clean energy--and surprising physics

Nov 23, 2020: As wind energy scales up, researchers study the fluid dynamics challenges.

World's smallest atom-memory unit created

Nov 23, 2020: Faster, smaller, smarter and more energy-efficient chips for everything from consumer electronics to big data to brain-inspired computing could soon be on the way after engineers created the smallest memory device yet.

Submit your vegan recipes to win this sustainable chef's kit!

Nov 23, 2020: Share your original vegan holiday recipes with Inhabitat for a chance to win an air fryer, bamboo cutting boards, a knife set and Stasher bags!

The top 10 houseplants of 2020 and what's trending for 2021

Nov 23, 2020: With so many people staying at home because of coronavirus, plants are becoming a popular and easy way to spruce up interior spaces, balconies, porches and outdoor living areas. But which plants are most popular? Research from Flowercard reveals 2020's trendiest houseplants and what to expect in 2021.

Engineering student turns food waste into renewable energy

Nov 23, 2020: What if those old carrots you never got around to eating could be a renewable energy source?

Happy Thanksgiving

Nov 23, 2020: I hope everyone is having a happy Thanksgiving, and, more importantly, staying safe by keeping your gatherings small and staying close to home.  Next year, it looks like we will have multiple, highly effective vaccines. Just like in the market, this holiday season, the waiting is the hardest part. Tom Konrad, Editor The post Happy Thanksgiving appeared first on dating plattform alternativ.

A geometric double roof promotes natural cooling at this Tropical Chalet

Nov 23, 2020: This four-bedroom villa relies on perforated brick for natural ventilation while remaining protected from the elements.

Nwa, the design for a self-sustaining city on Mars

Nov 23, 2020: As part of scientific work for a competition organized by the Mars Society, an American non-profit dedicated to exploring the Red Planet, architecture firm Abiboo has unveiled design concepts for a sustainable city on Mars. The project, called Nüwa, ranked as a finalist among 175 projects submitted from around the world for the 2020 competition.

Mining / Metals / Green Energy Stock News: Defense Metals (TSX-V: $DEFN.V) (OTCQB: $DFMTF) Initiates Pre-Pilot Hydrometallurgical Optimization For Its Rare Earth Elements Project

Nov 23, 2020: Vancouver, British Columbia - November 23, 2020 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Mining / Metals / Green Energy Stock News: Defense Metals Corp. ("Defense Metals") (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF/ 35D: FSE) is pleased to announce that it has commissioned SGS Canada Inc. ("SGS") to complete additional pre-pilot hydrometallurgical test work utilizing high-grade rare earth element (REE) mineral concentrate produced during the Company's highly successful 26 tonne flotation pilot-plant…

Indonesian eco village features rammed earth domes and ocean views

Nov 20, 2020: Dome Lombok enjoys stunning ocean views, permaculture gardens, a farm-to-table restaurant, an organic juice bar, an outdoor cinema and a swimming pool.

NOAA report shows climate change is killing Floridas coral reefs

Nov 20, 2020: The report shows that most corals are dying because of climate change and its effects.

1% of global population causes 50% of all carbon pollution emitted by the aviation industry

Nov 20, 2020: Only 1% of people cause half of all aviation pollution globally. Super emitters pollute the environment at the expense of millions of people who do not fly.

Renowned landscape architects unveil designs to save the Tidal Basin

Nov 20, 2020: The National Mall Tidal Basin is under threat from daily flooding. Experts are reimagining this iconic, beloved space for the future.

Architects turn waste into trendy glamping shelters in Rotterdam

Nov 20, 2020: Sleep in a dumpster or a tiny home made of trash at Culture Campsite.

Staying ahead of the curve with 3D curved graphene

Nov 20, 2020: A team of researchers has amplified 3D graphene's electrical properties by controlling its curvature.

Defense Metals (TSX-V: $DEFN.V) (OTCQB: $DFMTF), Continues to Advance the Wicheeda REE Project Through Completion of its Highly Successful 2020 Updated Mineral Resource Estimate

Nov 20, 2020: Vancouver, British Columbia - November 20, 2020 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Defense Metals Corp. ("Defense Metals") (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that as part of its ongoing baseline environmental monitoring program (see Defense Metals News Release dated July 8, 2020) it has recently completed meteorological station installation, stream flow monitoring, and a property-wide high resolution airborne LiDaR (Light Detection and Ranging) survey at its 1,708 hectare (4,220 acre) Wicheeda Rare Earth Element (REE) Property ("Wicheeda") located close to existing infrastructure near Prince George, British Columbia (BC).

GMC unveils electric Hummer for 2022

Nov 19, 2020: The 2022 Hummer EV will include several features that are brand-new to the GMC lineup of electric vehicles.

Flea treatments are poisoning Englands rivers

Nov 19, 2020: The chemicals in flea treatments are killing bugs they were never meant to encounter. “Fipronil is one of the most commonly used flea products and recent studies have shown it degrades to compounds that are more toxic to most insects than fipronil itself,” said Rosemary...

Energy Efficiency Led US Energy Job Growth in 2019 and is a Best Bet to Lead Sector's Recovery in 2021

Nov 19, 2020: WASHINGTON DC - November 19, 2020 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Energy efficiency - which led U.S. energy-sector job growth in 2019, growing to employ nearly 2.4 million Americans before the pandemic-fueled crisis…

Agrivoltaics Becoming Multi-Billion Dollar Industry, Reveals IDTechEx

Nov 19, 2020: November 19, 2020 (Investorideas.com Newswire) One day solar "power stations" as we know them will be banned. On land and lake, no more blinding of large areas with black solar panels, throttling life.

Plastic waste incineration skyrockets carbon emission rates

Nov 19, 2020: For the U.K., burning plastic stands in the way of goals to cut carbon emissions to zero by 2050. An open letter by to the prime minister encourages change.