Across The Wire

  1. McDonald's USA Signs First-Ever Large-Scale Virtual Power Purchase Agreements (VPPAs)

    McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) announced the signing of two long-term, large-scale virtual power purchase agreements (VPPAs), whereby McDonald's will buy renewable energy generated by Aviator Wind West, a wind power project located in Coke County, Texas and a solar project located in Texas

  2. Ranpak And Plastic Pollution Coalition Team Up To Reduce Plastic Packaging Waste

    Ranpak Holdings Corp., a leading provider of environmentally sustainable, product protection solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, and Plastic Pollution Coalition, an NGO and global alliance working toward a world free of plastic pollution, announced recently that they have entered into a partnership focused on reducing the amount of single-use plastic used in packaging applications across e-commerce, industrial, and other supply chains

  3. ExxonMobil, FuelCell Energy Expand Agreement For Carbon Capture Technology

    ExxonMobil and FuelCell Energy, Inc. said recently they have signed a new, two-year expanded joint-development agreement to further enhance carbonate fuel cell technology for the purpose of capturing carbon dioxide from industrial facilities

  4. A Wave Of Change - ABCorp Weighs In On Plastic Pollution And Contamination

    William Brown, Chairman and CEO of American Banknote Corporation (ABCorp) statement

  5. Solidia And XCHG Launch Project To Introduce Low-Carbon Cement To Global Markets

    Solidia Technologies and Xpansiv CBL Holding Group (XCHG) are developing a new asset class of tradable digital products that provide immutable proof of superior environmental provenance

  6. Fuel Tech Awarded Air Pollution Control Orders Totaling $2.1M

    Fuel Tech, Inc., a technology company providing advanced engineering solutions for the optimization of combustion systems, emissions control and water treatment in utility and industrial applications, recently announced the receipt of multiple air pollution control (APC) contracts from customers in the US and Europe

  7. Purify Fuel Awarded First Patent For Its Portfolio Of Rare Earth Oxidation Catalysts

    Purify Fuel, creator of nanO2 Combustion Catalysts that help diesel fleets save money, increase power and reduce emissions, announced recently that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a Notice of Allowance for its patent application titled, “Fuel Additive Composition and Related Methods and Compositions.” 

  8. Tri-State, National Partners To Advance Low Carbon Energy Use Across Colorado

    Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association joins the national Beneficial Electrification League (BEL), the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and others today to announce establishment of the BEL's first state chapter, which will advance beneficial electrification in Colorado

  9. Axine Successfully Treats A Wide Range Of Pharmaceutical Pollutants (APIs) In Manufacturing Wastewater

    On-site industrial wastewater treatment provider Axine Water Technologies today announced the completion of a long-term test program to validate its electrochemical oxidation technology for treating active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) in wastewater. 

  10. Danimer Scientific And UrthPact To Fight Plastic Pollution With New Compostable Straw

    Danimer Scientific, a leading developer and manufacturer of biodegradable plastic materials, and UrthPact, a contract manufacturer of single-use compostable products for leading brands, today announced a partnership to manufacture drinking straws that are fully biodegradable in environments ranging from waste treatment facilities to home compost piles, waterways and our oceans