Environmental Stewardship Begins with Sustainable Infrastructure

The Aligned Ashburn data center in Northern Virginia. (Photo: Aligned) In this edition of Voices of the Industry, Phill Lawson-Shanks, Chief Innovation Officer of Aligned, explores why sustainable data center infrastructure is critical for a sustainable future.  Phill Lawson-Shanks, Chief Innovation Officer, Aligned To look at the ultra-efficient data centerContinue Reading

Turkey’s environmental stewardship in 2022 and beyond

Turkey monumentally stepped up its “green development revolution” by ratifying the 2015 Paris climate agreement to minimize the devastating effects of climate change. The environmental disasters in the summer of 2021 and European Union lobbying pressured President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s government to initiate substantive measures urgently addressing climate change. Turkey’sContinue Reading

Canada and the Tsleil-Waututh Nation sign Agreement on Environmental Stewardship in the Burrard Inlet

NORTH VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 5, 2021 /CNW/ – Today, Chief Jennifer Thomas of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, Minister of Transport and the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans,Continue Reading

Keep Charlotte Beautiful microgrants help students learn environmental stewardship This spring, Keep Charlotte Beautiful awarded $500 beautification microgrants to 12 different projects focused on litter prevention, waste reduction and recycling, beautification, and community greening. Four of these grants went to different Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to help educate students on theseContinue Reading

9 climate tipping points

With COVID-19 infections and deaths continuing to rise and the entire world feeling the economic impact of the pandemic, getting the coronavirus under control is an immediate priority. But recovery goes beyond plans to vaccinate the world and return economic systems to “normal.” A sustainable recovery requires a “new normal”Continue Reading

Environmental stewardship and mining: Powering a greener future

www.123rf.com We and our planet are in an environmental crisis. Climate change, population growth, pollution, poverty, and an increasing demand for natural resources which are damaging to our natural ecosystems, are some of the most significant challenges we must overcome. The impact of human industry on our atmosphere, land, water,Continue Reading