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10% of new Israeli startups doing climate tech

The Jerusalem Post 21 Oct 2021
Around 10% of the hi-tech companies established in Israel over the past year develop climate technologies, according to the Climate Tech report published by the Israel Innovation Authority, in collaboration with the PLANETech community ... Climate innovation is not just an important ...

New Technology Measures Whether Green Inventions Can Really Help Planet Earth

The Tennessee Tribune 21 Oct 2021
Impact Hypothesis was introduced by the PLANETech innovation community, which provides knowledge and implementation assistance to startups targeting climate change ... Israel Innovation Institute’s PLANETech offers a new tool to evaluate the impact of climate-change technologies.

Trane Technologies Wins Reuters 2021 Responsible Business Award for Business Transformation

The Marshall News Messenger 21 Oct 2021
Trane Technologies plc (NYSE.TT), a global climate innovator, has been named the winner of the Business Transformation Award, as announced at this year’s event ... Trane Technologies has long been an industry leader in sustainability, and in 2020 spun-off its industrial businesses to focus on climate innovation.

This is how Niger is battling climate change

Reliefweb 21 Oct 2021
Thousands of farmers in Niger have received drought resistant seeds, livestock feed, fertilizers, as well as other services and coaching to adopt innovative farming technics that have improved their productivity through the Community Action Project for Climate Resilience and the Climate Smart Agriculture Support project.

Greentown Labs, Saint-Gobain, and MassCEC Announce the Healthy Buildings Challenge Startup Participants

Daily Times Chronicle 21 Oct 2021
"In order to meet the Commonwealth's ambitious climate goals, which include net zero emissions by 2050, we will need to find innovative and cost-effective ways to decarbonize our existing buildings," said MassCEC Interim CEO Jennifer Daloisio ... and the fight against climate change.

H&M is partnering with a building materials company to achieve its sustainability goals. Here's a ...

Business Insider 21 Oct 2021
H&M aims to be climate positive by 2040. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images H&M group is aiming to use 100% sustainable materials by 2030 and be climate positive by 2040 ... This article is part of a series called "Partners for a Sustainable Future," profiling innovative alliances that are driving real progress in sustainability.

Sustainability Corner: Private sector in the spotlight – COP26 Edition

B & FT Online 21 Oct 2021
Climate change is no longer a far-off problem;it is happening here, it is happening now.” ... In 2015, most of the world’s leaders met in Paris to agree on a new set of goals to tackle climate change ... But, ultimately, it’s something we must do, and with the right kind of innovation and cooperation, we can get there ... How to Avoid a Climate Disaster.

Education and the climate crisis

The News International 21 Oct 2021
Third, education can be more responsive in producing experts, innovators, and leaders with the skills to tackle climate change and other related development challenges ... innovators of tomorrow with the skills to address climate change and nurture the long-term health of our planet.

Portuguese VC Faber to launch Faber Blue, a €30M fund for ocean sustainability

Crunch 21 Oct 2021
Portuguese VC Faber is launching a new fund, Faber Blue Pioneers I, to invest in early-stage startups – primarily from Portugal and Southern Europe – developing innovative “deep tech solutions” around ocean sustainability and climate action, ... and climate action.

Pensioner walking from London to Glasgow to raise climate change awareness

Irish Independent 21 Oct 2021
A climate campaigner is walking 400 miles from London to Glasgow to raise awareness of climate change ahead of Cop26 ... “Regular people in Britain are actually taking charge (of climate change), making changes in their personal life, their communities are changing in the way they eat, the way they buy and innovate.” Daily Digest Newsletter.

Newsletter: It’s Biden’s biggest climate policy. What happens if Joe Manchin kills it?

The Los Angeles Times 21 Oct 2021
21, 2021, edition of Boiling Point, a weekly newsletter about climate change and the environment in California and the American West ... A from San Francisco research firm Energy Innovation concludes that the clean electricity program — coupled with tax credits — could account for more than half of the climate progress from Build Back Better.

Bill Gates Says Climate Startups Have “Big Tech” Potential—But They’re Not for Everyone

New York Observer 21 Oct 2021
Climate tech, a term encompassing everything from electric vehicles to battery innovation to space meat, is not only the key to saving Earth and humanity, but also a lucrative investment opportunity, according to Bill Gates ... However, just like those “Big Tech” success stories, climate tech is a long game—and it’s also risky.

Huawei Technologies USA to tackle privacy and information at Reuters global technology event

The Moore County News-Press 21 Oct 2021
Leading speakers and executive contributors include.Page Motes, Head of Corporate Sustainability, Dell TechnologiesJoe Geagea, Executive Vice President, ChevronNigel Duffy, Global AI Leader, EYRanjeeta Singh, Chief Product Officer, The Climate CorporationDavid Eyton, EVP ...

Cummins Named to Key Climate Action Groups Ahead of COP26 Summit

The Marshall News Messenger 21 Oct 2021
CMI) announced today it has been accepted into two influential groups advocating for climate action ahead of the global COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland (U.K.) starting Oct ... “So, we want to dedicate our innovation, our talent, our resources, and our investments reducing our impact on the climate.

Next generation leaders in PH push for sustainability

Manila Bulletin 21 Oct 2021
For Cherrie Atilano, founder and chief executive officer or AGREA Agricultural Systems International Inc., sustainability, among others, is about utilizing innovations that are climate friendly and climate resilient ... effective and innovative sustainability initiatives,” she added.