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January 21, 2021: President Joe Biden took several steps to address his climate policy agenda on Wednesday.
January 18, 2021: A surge of corporate money could soon transform carbon removal from science fiction to reality. But there are risks: The very idea could offer industry an excuse to maintain dangerous habits.
January 14, 2021: TPG Growth has closed on a 00 million investment into HR software startup Greenhouse, taking a majority stake in the company following a year when it both laid off employees and reported surging revenue.
December 30, 2020: Approximately the same amounts of carbon dioxide and methane gas are released to produce a pound of organic meat and a pound of non-organic meat, according to calculations by a trio of German scientists.
December 28, 2020: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Monday finalized a first-ever regulation to limit airline emissions, though it said it did not expect it to actually reduce emissions. The rule adopts the 2017 emissions standards from the...
December 18, 2020: Animal feed is often transported thousands of miles so scientists are looking at new production methods.
December 9, 2020: Bill C-12 is a necessary step, yet insufficient on its own to spur meaningful action around short-term initiatives that will help Canada reach its emissions goals, writes Kyle Hiebert.
November 29, 2020: See what happened when a couple of avid gardeners erected a backyard structure to grow their own plants and trees. Plus, more ideas for passing the time at home.
November 24, 2020: In a tweet about greenhouse gases, Ivanka Trump has redefined ignorance. On Tuesday, the president's daughter, an official adviser to the president, tweeted about a huge drop in U.S. greenhouse gas emissions (9.2 percent) this year. She tagged the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the tweet, apparently proud ...
November 23, 2020: Greenhouse gas concentrations climbed to a new record in 2019 and rose again this year despite an expected drop in emissions due to COVID-19 lockdowns, the World Meteorological Organization said on Monday, warning against complacency.
November 5, 2020: Efforts to limit global warming often focus on emissions from fossil fuels, but food is crucial, too, according to new research.
October 29, 2020: “For black people, plants are a way of life for us,” Gebreyohannes said. “We're not new to the plant game. Intuitively and innately plants have always been a way of life.”
October 12, 2020: Metaphors are a great way to bring new concepts into the conversation, and manufacturers have more than a few for their industry. Here I’ll make the case for greenhouse factories, and I’ll explain why they’re the key to navigating our era of disruption.
October 2, 2020: Colorado Gov. Jared Polis released a plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions and meet environmentally conscious targets.
September 18, 2020: The Trump administration's unraveling of Obama-era environmental rules could lead to the release of an additional 1.8 billion gigatons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2035, according to the Rhodium Group.
September 18, 2020: The Trump administration's unraveling of Obama-era environmental rules could lead to the release of an additional 1.8 billion gigatons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2035, according to the Rhodium Group.
September 10, 2020: Three senators have finally come to an agreement on a provision stalling a bipartisan energy bill after months of delays.Sens. Tom Carper (D-Del.) and John Kennedy (R-La.) agreed to compromise with Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) on an amendment ...
September 10, 2020: HAPPY THURSDAY! Welcome to Overnight Energy, The Hill's roundup of the latest energy and environment news. Please send tips and comments to Rebecca Beitsch at rbeitsch@thehill.com. Follow her on Twitter: @rebeccabeitsch. Reach Rachel Frazin at...
August 5, 2020: Earlier this week, TerrAscend’s greenhouse located at its Boonton facility became the first greenhouse in New Jersey to receive a cannabis cultivation permit by the Department of Health.
July 24, 2020: At one US meat plant, 890 workers contracted Covid-19. At another, eight people died. Only organized labor will protect usIn May, workers at a McDonald’s in San Francisco said that when they asked their employer for masks, they were told to use coffee filters instead. In April, at an Amazon warehouse in Staten Isl...
June 28, 2020: Alquimi's client resilient greenhouses are intended to fill gaps presented by small size, limited arable land, the need for greater crop diversity and climate resilience in the context of extreme environmental vulnerability, and can withstand a category 5 hurricane.
May 20, 2020: New York-based indoor farming company Gotham Greens, launched by environmental engineer Viraj Puri in 2009, has opened a new greenhouse in Aurora, Colorado, that will help grow and deliver lettuce, leafy greens, and other fresh produce to grocery retailers in the Mountain region, including Whole ...
May 18, 2020: North America could see a return of the deadly 1936 “Dust Bowl” phenomenon, with intense heatwaves caused by elevated levels of CO2 in the atmosphere bringing destruction to the plains states, according to a new study from Oxford University.
May 6, 2020: Special delivery.
April 30, 2020: The president’s executive order is in effect overruling governors and mayors while at least 20 meatpacking workers have already diedCoronavirus – live US updatesLive global updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIn ordering the nation’s meat plants to stay open, Donald Trump is in essence marching many meatpac...