CleanTech Talk 2/2: Pivot Bio’s Genetically Engineered Microbes Displace 20-25% Of Fertilizer Today, 100% By 2030

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2021 11:00:19 +0000

Temme’s assertion is that arguably 10% of global CO2e emissions can be linked back to ammonia-nitrogen fertilizer, and Pivot Bio can take on a third of that in the core crops that they are focused on in the top global markets. They want to address 3-4% of global emissions in the coming decade.

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CleanTech Talk 1/2: CEO Karsten Temme Of Pivot Bio On Microbes Slashing Agriculture GHG Emissions

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Sat, 21 Aug 2021 11:00:35 +0000

There’s a reason why Pivot Bio has gone through several successful funding rounds, most recently a $430 million Series D round. Its product is not only good for the climate and good for crop yields, it makes farmers’ lives easier.

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New Recycling & Energy Storage Plan Claps Back At Wind Turbine Critics

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sun, 11 Jul 2021 16:35:02 +0000

A new wind turbine blade recycling strategy deploys gravity-based energy storage technology for maximum circular economy impact.

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What To Do With Food Waste? Well, That Depends

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Sat, 03 Jul 2021 00:30:26 +0000

NREL Researchers Examine Disposal Methods as More Landfills Prepare To Shut Down

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At G-7 Summit, World Leaders Must Commit to Increasing Climate Finance for Developing Countries

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 23:35:12 +0000

Courtesy of Union Of Concerned Scientists By Rachel Cleetus The G-7 Leaders’ Summit is underway, from June 11–13, in Cornwall, UK. As host nation for this summit, and the annual climate talks later this year (also known as COP26), the UK will clearly be elevating the need for climate action, alongside dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic and […]

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Cutting Energy Use At Building Portfolio Scale — CleanTech Talk With Carbon Lighthouse’s Brenden Millstein Part 2

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 18:05:49 +0000

The largest takeaway is important for everyone to recognize that the world and pricing has changed. There is no longer a difference between doing something that is economically beneficial and environmentally beneficial.

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New Green Hydrogen Project Warns Natural Gas Stakeholders: Get Out!

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 17:05:50 +0000

A gas-and-electric utility dreams of a decarbonized future for the US with an assist from green hydrogen and long duration energy storage.

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Yes, Industrial Waste Disasters More Likely From Climate Change

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 12:17:18 +0000

The threat of a catastrophic failure unleashing a 20-foot wall of industrial wastewater over nearby homes and businesses in Piney Point, Florida, illustrates the danger of widespread reliance on industrial waste ponds across the U.S., the New York Times reports. Many of these ponds, filled with toxic, sometimes radioactive, byproducts of climate-change causing activity like coal […]

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