User: flenvcenter Topic: Transportation-Independent
Category: Multi-Modal Transportation :: General
Last updated: Sep 06 2018 15:38 IST RSS 2.0
 
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The road to eliminating fluorinated chemicals in food packaging 6.9.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Consumers, purchasers and scientists all want a safer alternative — and collaboration can get us there.
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The foreseeable future: How the next generation of mobility will affect cities 21.8.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
And the five things in our world that will change.
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10 objectives for assessing Mobility as a Service 15.8.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
MaaS has the potential to transform cities, but first, we need a new paradigm for how we are using it.
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Can behavioral economics finally get Americans to stop commuting by SOV? 7.8.2018 GreenBiz.com
Driving real change and influencing mobility decision-making is incredibly difficult.
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Alternative fuels and technologies in accelerating clean energy in transport 28.6.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Decarbonizing Hawaii's ground transportation commitments are not only about electrification. What technologies are currently ready and available for implementation in spaces where electrification is not yet viable? What other fuels are going to be available in the coming years? What is the future trajectory of alternative fuel technologies and when will they be cost-effective?
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Imagining a more equitable Winnipeg: The 2018 Alternative Municipal Budget 20.6.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Lynne Fernandez Winnipeg cannot control broader macro pressures such as climate change or a stagnant global economy, but it can prepare for the changes that are coming. It can meet climate change with policy to mitigate damage, slow the rate of change, and build resilience. It can stimulate and grow the local economy while making sure that marginalized citizens are included. It can put the brakes on wrong-headed practices like urban sprawl or over-spending on policing, while redirecting resources to deal with the root causes of crime and our infrastructure deficit, and smooth out the inequalities that keep our city from realizing its full potential. The 2018 Alternative Municipal Budget (AMB) is a community response that dares to imagine a greener and more equitable Winnipeg. Why an alternative budget? Government budgets are overwhelmingly complex, inaccessible documents. Our AMB is much simpler; it distills crucial elements of the actual budget into easier to digest sections. It educates, challenges and ...
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From anti-privatization to pro-public 5.6.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Political Action David McDonald is a professor of Global Development Studies at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario whose work over the years has focused on issues related to public services and privatization, mostly in contexts in the Global South and in Europe. Scott Neigh interviews him about his role as a co-organizer of The Future is Public , a conference happening in Montreal on June 15 and 16 that will bring together more than 150 activists, trade unionists, and researchers from across North America to discuss struggles and successes from around the world and to begin figuring out what it might mean to articulate a vision for public services that is not just anti-privatization but one that is resolutely pro-public when it comes to things like water, health care, education, energy, transportation, and all the rest. In recent decades, all of us have become familiar with the agenda of privatization, as governments of nearly every stripe have sought both overt and covert ways to push it forward. ...
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Enter the electrification of everything 22.5.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Getting planes, trains and automobiles, not to mention houses and commercial buildings, off fossil fuels will happen quicker than most people realize.
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5 ways the maritime industry can steer toward emissions reductions 19.4.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Now that there’s finally a target (albeit a weak one), it’s time to pour on the steam.
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Introducing our new Partners-Planet Protector Packaging 9.4.2018 Planet Ark News
Planet Ark is proud to announce we have joined forces with Planet Protector Packaging, the distributor of the multi-award-winning sustainable packaging innovation Woolcool.
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Episode 113: Mars, GM, BT cultivate supply chains; plus, an (electric) ferry tale 23.2.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
In this week's episode, we consider the role of corporate giants in encouraging their suppliers to become more environmentally sustainable and discuss plant sourcing strategies with egg-free mayonnaise maker JUST.
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Green jobs are still (mostly) promising 16.1.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Industry experts remain hopeful and excited about the green jobs market — yes, despite what you hear from Washington.
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For this woman, van dwelling is her solution to high rents (Video) 16.1.2018 TreeHugger
High rents in the city prompting this young woman to look for an alternative -- in a van conversion.
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Business leaders can rally to these promising policy battles in 2018 5.1.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Here's where you'll find opportunity for greatness and innovation fit for the future
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NREL Develops Novel Method to Produce Renewable Acrylonitrile 12.12.2017 Green Technology and Environmental Science News - ENN
A new study from the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) establishes a novel catalytic method to produce renewable acrylonitrile using 3-hydroxypropionic acid (3-HP), which can be biologically produced from sugars. This hybrid biological-catalytic process offers an alternative to the conventional petrochemical production method and achieves unprecedented acrylonitrile yields.
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Spinning Biomass into Gold 27.11.2017 Alternative Energy and Fuel News - ENN
There’s a century-old adage coined by the paper industry that claims “you can make anything from lignin except a profit.”Art Ragauskas has heard this maxim countless times during his career, and it gets him a little riled up every time he hears it. As the UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair for Biorefining, Ragauskas is channeling that ire into proving that the old saying’s time has come and gone.
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Ban Cars 20.11.2017 TreeHugger
It's time we just came out and said it. They kill more people than guns. They do not belong in our cities.
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Cars = Freedom! Until you fall behind in the payments 16.11.2017 TreeHugger
23 million Americans have subprime car loans and 6.3 million are behind on their payments. That's Freedom!
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Learning from Photosynthesis 13.11.2017 Alternative Energy and Fuel News - ENN
The green sulfur bacterium makes its home in the chilly waters of the Black Sea. To eek out its lonely existence, this life form scavenges energy from the feeble sunlight available to it at a depth of over 250 feet.
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London's Oxford Street may go pedestrian only 9.11.2017 TreeHugger
But should bikes be banned too? Or is that "an unqualified disaster for cycling in London"?
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