Johnson Controls Joins Amazon’s Climate Pledge For Net-Zero Carbon Emissions By 2040

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 04:24:41 +0000

Johnson Controls, a company that produces fire, HVAC, and security equipment for buildings, announced today that it joined The Climate Pledge, which is a commitment that was cofounded by Amazon and Global Optimism. Those who have signed the Pledge have committed to reaching net-zero carbon emission by 2040, which is 10 years ahead of the […]

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Elon Musk, Workaholic Money Maker: “People Tend To Overrate Risk”

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 03:13:39 +0000

Recently, the über-rich Amazon founder Jeff Bezos got bumped from his #1 spot. As Akshay Sawai writes in Money Control, “The man who wants to put people on Mars has become the richest man on Earth.”

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What Can We Do About Aviation-Related Warming? An Exploration Via Methanol

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 22:52:17 +0000

Long-haul aviation is a hard global warming nut to crack, and assessing methanol as a potential nutcracker shows why

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Jeff Bezos Rolls Out First Tranche Of Earth Fund Money

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 23:18:40 +0000

Jeff Bezos’ $10 billion Earth Fund has announced its first allocation of funds to well known and lesser known climate advocacy groups.

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Amazon Pledges To Invest $2 Billion To Protect The Planet

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 01:15:18 +0000

Amazon announced last week that it had created a $2 billion climate pledge fund that it will use to invest in companies that build products, services, and technologies that will decarbonize the economy and protect the planet

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How Should $10 Billion Be Spent To Defeat Climate Change?

Credit to Author: Barry A.F.| Date: Sat, 14 Mar 2020 16:49:49 +0000

US East CoastWhen I first read about the $10 billion from Jeff Bezos to fight climate change, my first thought was, “Where will it be spent?”

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