Sunday, November 29, 2020

Japan to become carbon neutral by 2050

Japan’s Prime Minister, Yoshihide Suga, said the country will aim to become carbon neutral by 2050.In his first policy speech since taking office last month, Suga told Japan’s parliament Monday that his “administration will put the maximum effort to realize the green society by setting a virtuous cycle in the economy and the environment.” In the […]

World Economic Forum -No More Business as Usual: Green Deal Needed in Europe’s Recovery

In Geneva today No More Business as Usual: Green Deal Needed in Europe’s Recovery, Say Company Leaders. Chief executive officers (CEOs) and senior representatives of around 30 European companies expressed today their support for the European Green Deal as a growth strategy for Europe with a joint statement. The COVID-19 recovery is the opportunity to reset Europe’s economy […]

Green concrete to be launched in North America

Concrete is essential to the development of buildings around the world, but its impact on the environment can be considerable. Cement, for example, is a crucial component in concrete but it is energy intensive to produce and its manufacture has a big footprint when it comes to carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. According to a 2018 report from […]

The Future of the airline Industry

  Airlines face an unprecedented international crisis in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) estimates that the global industry will lose US$252 billion in 2020. Many airlines are cutting up to 90% of their flight capacity. On March 1, more than two million people in the US were flying […]