Metal plasma thruster tech’s role in hybrid mobility packages from AASC now part of Benchmark Space’s propulsion systems – SatNews

High-thrust, non-toxic propulsion systems — the upcoming Polaris unit — photo is courtesy of Benchmark Space Systems. With hybrid vehicle sales at an all-time high on Earth, Benchmark Space Systems has a definitive agreement to acquire Alameda Applied Sciences Corporation (AASC)’s electric propulsion technologies to help power hybrid spacecraft designedContinue Reading

Climate entrepreneurship and the role of youth

Youth are a key stakeholder group when it comes to sustainable development, climate action or biodiversity conservation  12 August has been designated as International Youth Day by the United Nations. Every year, this date presents an opportunity to raise awareness on the role ofContinue Reading

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Puneet Pratap Singh, Partner in Charge, Heidrick & Struggles India talks about how technology has played an important role in transforming the FinTech industry. The growing use of technology in India is largely determined by the fast pace of innovation, increased alliances between banking institutions and fintech enterprises, and aContinue Reading

Environmental Dimension Plays Increasingly Prominent Role on CICA Agenda

Environmental issues, which are extremely relevant today, have become more pronounced due to the increasing energy demand and population. Environmental problems have been aggravated by globalization, prompting leading policymakers and all stakeholders to take action within economic, social, and political frameworks. Each country has set ambitious goals to tackle environmentalContinue Reading

Observations from the Transforming Cities Lab

As the second tranche of federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARP) funding flows to municipalities around the country, new realities are surfacing about cities’ and counties’ readiness to execute on this unprecedented amount of money.   Not surprisingly, the picture is mixed. Under pressure to expedite funding allocations, local public officialsContinue Reading

Asia Pacific's Largest Youth Social Entrepreneurs Gathering Highlights Role of Youth in Climate Action

The Regional Youth Co:Lab Summit, jointly organized by the Citi Foundation and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) celebrates 5 years of positioning young people front and center to solve the region’s most pressing challenges SINGAPORE, July 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Close to 250 participants representing 20 countries and territoriesContinue Reading

Role of gram sabhas in protecting the environment: An analysis

By Shivangi Kumari Panchayats have formed the backbone of Indian villages. In 1946, Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation, accurately stated that Indian independence must begin at the bottom, and that every village should be a Republic or a Panchayat with powers. With the creation of the three-tier PanchayatiContinue Reading