ExxonMobil builds its first large-scale plastic waste advanced recycling facility

October 12, 2021

ExxonMobil plans to build its first large-scale plastic waste recycling facility in Texas to be able to better tackle the problem of plastic waste the environment. A smaller, temporary facility, is already operational and producing commercial volumes of certified circular […]

Utility-scale wind and solar company launches with £24m SSE aid

September 27, 2021

Renewco Power has been launched by a team of energy sector entrepreneurs to speed up the energy transition, mitigate climate change and address energy poverty by providing consumers with affordable electricity. The company has secured £24 million ($32.7 million) in […]

Ten Ways to Reduce Waste at the Office

September 22, 2021

Picture the last thing that you threw away. A water bottle. A sandwich. An old sofa. Now think about where that item will ultimately land. If you don’t know, you’re not alone. When we throw things away, we’re not usually […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Power-to-Power Hydrogen Demonstration Involving Largest U.S. Nuclear Plant Gets Federal Funding

October 14, 2021

Via: PowerMag

Palo Verde Generating Station, a 4-GW nuclear power plant in Arizona, is gearing up to produce hydrogen from a low-temperature electrolysis (LTE) system, and that hydrogen will then be used to fuel a natural gas–fired power plant owned by Arizona […]

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Dell digs into telecom with solutions supporting 5G, Open RAN

October 14, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

In June, Dell Technologies revealed intentions to enhance its participation in the telecommunications industry by driving an open ecosystem with its Project Metalweaver and related solutions. This week, the company took its first major step in this journey with the […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

American University Leads NSF-Funded National Research Network to Address the Challenge of Reducing Wasted Food

October 14, 2021

Via: Waste360

In the United States, 40 percent of all food produced is never eaten, resulting in lost resources, economic costs to businesses and households, decreased food security and negative climate impacts. As the U.S. moves toward an ambitious goal to significantly […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Dried food waste as alternative fuel for cement industry

October 13, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

In Greece household fermentable waste (HFW) is usually disposed as part of mixed waste in landfills, the least sustainable option. The HORIZON 2020 project Waste4think developed an alternative approach to deal with the masses of food waste produced each day. […]