Ford, Siemens use blockchain as the fabric for a sustainable city

April 11, 2018 by  
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Blockchain has enabled transactions from solar energy credits to paying drivers and cutting costs for participants in ride-sharing programs.

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Energy storage charges forward

April 11, 2018 by  
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Both grid-scale and commercial installations are gaining favor as the industry seeks ways to reduce outages and integrate new electric loads such as renewable power plants and EVs.

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Harvesting the beauty and utility of ‘ugly’ produce

April 11, 2018 by  
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Christine Moseley of Full Harvest matches farmers holding surplus fruits and vegetables with the wholesalers who need them.

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This blockchain startup is hungry to address the grocery industry’s food waste dilemma

April 5, 2018 by  
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A new app from startup INS Ecosystem, which will be tested in several markets starting later this year, could help balance supply and demand.

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Unilever unwraps plan for closed loop plastic food-grade packaging

April 5, 2018 by  
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The consumer goods giant announces a partnership to pioneer new technology capable of turning PET plastic waste into transparent virgin grade material.

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The blockchain isn’t doomed to become an energy hog

February 8, 2018 by  
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Alarmists are raising red flags about the power required for bitcoin transactions. Does that spell trouble for blockchain-related sustainability projects?

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Seize these 10 business opportunities to get the U.N. Global Goals back on track

February 2, 2018 by  
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These U.N. Sustainable Development Goals are off target for 2030. But 3D printing, the blockchain and upcycling and other solutions can close the gap.

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Why New York City is divesting from fossil fuels

February 2, 2018 by  
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Chief Resilience Officer Dan Zarrilli on the city’s divestment plans, fiscal responsibility and why the announcement is more than a symbolic gesture.

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2017 was the year that …

December 27, 2017 by  
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It wasn’t all horrible, really.

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Unleashing action on the Sustainable Development Goals

December 27, 2017 by  
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Using the SDGs to unleash economic growth could be worth $12 trillion per year in market opportunities and 380 million jobs by 2030.

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