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Google Cloud prepares climate shock for customers with carbon footprint tracker in emissions push

• Carbon footprint tracker feature announced at Google Cloud annual customer conference • Google Cloud will also warn customers if they are wasting energy on inactive cloud services Google Cloud annou...

By  Shubhangi Mathur On  2021-10-13 00:12:00
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Rolls-Royce to produce only electric cars by 2030

Key Points: ·         Rolls-Royce announced to produce only electric cars by 2030. ·         Rolls-Royce's first fully electric car to be available in 2023. ·         Land Rover and Bentley had also a...

By  Shubhangi On  2021-09-30 03:15:00
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Volvo announces to make all its models leather-free by 2030

Key Points: All Volvo Cars models will be leather-free by 2030, announced the company. Volvo aims to use recycled and bio-based content for quarter of materials used in new cars by 2050. Volvo Cars ai...

By  Shubhangi On  2021-09-24 00:24:00
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Ford partners with battery recycling startup to recycle EV batteries

Ford is entering in a partnership with battery recycling startup Redwood Materials with the aim of reusing raw materials from electric vehicle battery packs. As EV sales is expected to rise in the U.S...

By  Shubhangi On  2021-09-22 23:36:00
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McDonald's to reduce the amount of plastic in Happy Meal toys by the end of 2025

McDonald's Corp unveiled their goal of making every toy in each and every Happy Meal sold across the world more sustainable by the end of 2025. We are dramatically decreasing the amount of plastic in ...

By  Ishika Dangayach On  2021-09-21 22:31:00
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Hurricane Ida leads to destruction worth $95 bln: Accuweather

Economic damages caused by Hurricane Ida are yet to be assessed but Accuweather's predictions upgraded the total to $95 billion from the initial forecast of $70-$80 billion.  AccuWeather founder and C...

By  Yashasvini On  2021-09-09 03:59:00
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Maersk invests in Warren Buffet-backed green fuel start-up

A.P. Moller-Maersk will be buying a minority stake in California-based start-up, WasteFuel, which is backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. The financial details of the deal haven't been revea...

By  Yashasvini On  2021-09-09 00:19:00
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Chevron prepares against an ExxonMobil-style activist investor challenge: WSJ

Chevron Corp. is preparing to defend itself against a potential challenge from activist investors similar to the one that roiled Exxon Mobil Corp. earlier this year, WSJ reported Chevron officials rec...

By  Ishika Dangayach On  2021-09-04 02:00:00
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Five democrats call for climate risk elimination, demand the replacement of Fed Chair Powell

Five House Democrats, including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, called for President Joe Biden to replace Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell when his term expires in February. The joint...

By  Yashasvini On  2021-09-01 02:38:00
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Los Angeles superior court rules in favor of Beyond Meat on Don Lee Farms’ Trade Secret misappropriation and unfair competition claims

August 31, 2021 – Beyond Meat (NASDAQ: BYND), a leader in plant-based meat, today announced the favorable ruling it received in its legal case with Don Lee Farms, a former co-manufacturer that was ter...

By  Hemanth On  2021-09-01 02:13:00
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Deere & Company raises dividend 17 percent

MOLINE, IL (August 25, 2021) –The Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) Board of Directors today declared an increased quarterly dividend of $1.05 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable...

By  Hemanth On  2021-08-26 01:08:00
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McDonald's uses paper packaging from sustainable fiber

McDonald's Corp. said on Thursday that almost all the paper food packaging used in restaurants is made up of recycled or sustainable fiber. In its annual sustainability report, the burger chain stated...

By  Ishika Dangayach On  2021-08-20 23:50:00
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EPA bans the use of chlorpyrifos as a pesticide on food crops

On Wednesday, the Biden administration announced a ban on the use of chlorpyrifos, a pesticide used on food crops, Environmentalists have targeted the pesticide for a long time, arguing that it poses ...

By  Yashasvini On  2021-08-20 01:52:00
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B2Digital to feature in six-part TV series Airingon Fox Business, Bloomberg, and Newsmax

B2Digital, Incorporated [BTDG] the premier development league for mixed martial arts ("MMA"), is excited to announce the upcoming airing of a six-part TV series on FMW Media's "New To The Street" busi...

By  Hemanth On  2021-08-17 03:00:00
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Bakers Association urges Biden government to overturn biofuel reforms

The American Bakers Association (ABA) is pushing the Biden administration to lessen biofuel requirements, arguing that using fuel made from crops could raise the cost of donuts, bread, and other foods...

By  Yashasvini On  2021-08-05 02:34:00
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Sustainable infra investment firm Generate capital raises $2 billion

San-Francisco-based green infrastructure investment company Generate Capital raised $2 billion in its latest funding exercise backed by pension funds from Australia, Sweden, and the U.K. With the risi...

By  Yashasvini On  2021-07-19 23:24:00
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UBS to develop methods for monitoring lending impacts on environment and jobs

A consortium of banks, including UBS and Singapore's DBS on Wednesday, revealed intentions to develop a new method of assessing the environmental and social effects of their funding. Banking for Impac...

By  Ishika Dangayach On  2021-06-30 23:15:00
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Morgan Stanley announces 100% increase of its quarterly dividend from$0.35 to $0.70 per share

Morgan Stanley [MS] announced that it will double its quarterly common stock dividend to $0.70per share from the current $0.35 per share, beginning with the common dividend expected to be declared by ...

By  Hemanth On  2021-06-29 02:56:00
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Target unveils new sustainability targets, vows to create net-zero emissions by 2040

Target Corp. launched a comprehensive new sustainability plan, including objectives such as getting 100 percent of its power from renewable sources by 2030 and making all of its owned brands' plastic ...

By  Ishika Dangayach On  2021-06-22 20:50:00
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Siemens Gamesa to provide “typhoon-proof turbines” for wind project in Japan

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will supply 79 ‘"typhoon-proof turbines" to a major onshore wind development in Japan, in the country's pledge to reduce its reliance on fossil fuels. In a statement, t...

By  Shubhangi On  2021-06-19 02:37:00
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