Environment and Sustainable Development 5 Minute Fix 30: Safeguard mechanism, renewable energy, SA planning review, biodiversity - Knowledge

Climate change Commonwealth: Third round of consultation for reforms to the Safeguard Mechanism The Commonwealth Government has released proposed reforms to the Safeguard Mechanism as a key step in supporting emission intensive industries to contribute to Australia’s net zero by 2050 target and remain competitive in the decarbonising global community.Continue Reading

Union Budget 2023 for jobs: Sustainable employment & entrepreneurship key to India’s growth story

Sustainable employment generation and micro-entrepreneurship are crucial for driving India’s economic growth and development. With a population of over 1.3 billion people, providing opportunities for self-employment and creating jobs is essential for promoting inclusive economic growth. The unemployment rate as on 19 December 2022, based on The Centre for MonitoringContinue Reading

Luxury hotel company, Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts, joins leading responsible hospitality network, the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance

Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts, which operates 26 properties across the Middle East, Europe and Asia, has become the latest hospitality company to further its commitment to sustainability by joining the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance. The luxury hotel company operates a range of sustainability initiatives spanning both the environment and community engagement.Continue Reading

SAP at Globe Series: Procurement to Build Back Better

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kurita Water Industries and Hitachi Launch a Co-creation to Implement Solution in Society and Build an Ecosystem for a Sustainable Society with “Zero Environmental Impact” Concept of co-creation between Kurita Water Industries and Hitachi Tokyo, January 26, 2023 – Kurita Water Industries Ltd. (Head office: Nakano-ku, Tokyo;Continue Reading

Sumika partners with Hexagon, enabling 60% plastic carbon reduction for new vehicles by digitizing sustainable compounds for engineers

Digitised mechanical and environmental performance of recycled short glass-fibre reinforced PP compounds supports the transition to more sustainable vehicles COBHAM, England, Jan. 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division and Sumika Polymer Compounds Europe (SPC Europe), a leading manufacturer of thermoplastic compounds, have partnered to digitise the performance ofContinue Reading

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    With sustainable mobility plan, rich transport infrastructure and deployment of transformative technologies, Abu Dhabi is on track to become one of the most advanced smart cities in the world, a top international researcher has said. Professor Jalel Ben Othman, an expert in intelligent transportation management, noted that AbuContinue Reading

Russia Holds over 40 Key Arctic-Related Events in 2022 as Arctic Council Chair

New Delhi, Delhi, India (NewsVoir) Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd.’s (ABFRL) manufacturing factory “Fashion Craft Ltd.”, has been awarded TRUE Zero Waste Gold certification by Green Business Certification Inc. (‘GBCI’). It is the first industrial manufacturing unit in India and the second worldwide to receive this certification. ThisContinue Reading

How can we make the medical sector more sustainable?

Driving the sustainability agenda in the medical sector is complicated. Matthew Durbin, co-founder of Tone Product Design, explains that there’s a lot more product designers can do to build a better future. The pandemic heightened everyone’s awareness of the impact the medical and healthcare sectors have on the environment, andContinue Reading

Automotive Plastics Market Is Growing Steadily With A 5.57% CAGR Globally In The Coming Years. How Big Is It?

Douglas Insights The reports also provide some of the most enhanced and descriptive company profiles leading today in the current marketing trends. Sonoco Products Co., Tetra Laval, Sealed Air Corp., Mondi Group plc, Huhtamaki Oyj, Berry Global Inc., and Amcor Ltd. Douglas – Isle of Man, Jan. 23, 2023 (GLOBEContinue Reading

Sea surface temperature in EBUS To address this and other societally relevant issues, we conducted an unprecedented ensemble of high-resolution historical and future climate simulations (hereafter HR) using CESM with a nominal horizontal resolution of 0.25° for the atmosphere and land components and 0.1° for the ocean and sea-ice components.Continue Reading