Across The Wire

  1. Food Lion Wins Milestone EPA ENERGY STAR Partner Of The Year Award

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized Food Lion with its 18th consecutive ENERGY STAR award for its continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency

  2. First Step Of Steel Wood Industries, A Dubai Based SDB-Factory, Into Europe To Aid In 'Carbon Capture' And 'Negative Carbon Dioxide Footprint' In-Line With The United Nations 2050 Carbon Reduction Target

    Steel Wood Industries, SWIdxb, Dubai Ranch, announces the signature of LOI in April of a multi-million-euro expansion of operations in Italy with Job Service Spa Italy. Ghassan Afiouni, Managing Partner of Steel Wood Industries and Mr. Postiglione Luigi CEO of Job Service Spa forecast to see SWItaly operating on European land

  3. Walmart Launches New Reusable Bag Campaign; Announces 93 Million Metric Tons Of Supplier Emission Reductions Through Project Gigaton And Announces New Sustainable Textile Goals

    Recently, at its 2019 sustainability milestone summit, Walmart announced that for the first time, checkout carousels at its U.S. stores will include reusable bags that will be available to customers for purchase

  4. Navigant Makes Commitment To Setting Science-Based Emissions Reduction Targets

    Navigant announced recently its commitment to setting science-based emissions reduction targets through the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi)

  5. Walmart Canada Launches Major Emissions Reduction Initiative

    Today Walmart Canada announced that it is joining Project Gigaton, a global Walmart effort to reduce emissions from global supply chains

  6. Renewable Properties Breaks Ground On American Canyon Solar Project

    Renewable Properties, an investor and developer of small-scale utility and commercial solar energy projects throughout the U.S., begins construction on the American Canyon Solar Project in Napa County after months of development, planning and preparation

  7. Ballard To Establish Fuel Cell Center Of Excellence In Europe To Serve Marine Market With Zero-Emission Solutions

    Ballard Power Systems Europe A/S – a subsidiary of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) – today announced that it is establishing a Marine Center of Excellence ("Marine CoE") dedicated to fuel cell marine applications at the Company's engineering, manufacturing and service facility in Hobro, Denmark

  8. Business, Civic Leaders Urge LADWP To Step Up Local Solar Goals To Fill Gap From Phased Out Power Plants

    A broad coalition of business, environmental and civic leaders today called on the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power to increase and accelerate its goals for generating local renewable energy, urging the utility to immediately expand a successful pilot program allowing hundreds of building owners to install rooftop solar panels and then sell the electricity generated into the utility’s power grid

  9. Fortistar Acquires Two Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) Facilities In Pennsylvania

    Fortistar LLC, in partnership with Ares Capital Corporation, announced recently that it has acquired two landfill renewable natural gas (RNG) facilities, Greentree Landfill Gas and Imperial Landfill Gas, from EDF Renewables North America

  10. Clean Methane Systems And EIP Ventures Collaborate To Develop More Than 10 Million Gallons Of Renewable Fuel From Organic Waste Streams In Oregon

    Clean Methane Systems LLC and EIP Ventures, LLC announced a joint venture named "EcoRNG" to develop more than 10 million gallons of renewable fuels from waste streams at landfills, waste water treatment facilities and dairies throughout Oregon.