Circularity

               
DOE announces plans to allocate $14 million for…
The US Department of Energy (DOE) announced a pledge to invest $14 million to increase “consumer battery recycling”, along with creating a more sustainable domestic…
               
Shell halts construction at its biofuel plant amid…
Shell announced that it plans to temporarily pause on-site construction work at one of Europe’s largest biofuel plants due to weak market conditions. The biofuel…
               
Financial firms rally for treaty to combat plastic…
Ahead of the upcoming fourth meeting of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee on Plastic Pollution (INC-4) in Ottawa, 160 financial companies are urging governments to establish…
               
Metal recycling startup to generate $1 billion in…
Runaya, a startup in metal recycling, aims to reach a revenue of $1 billion by the fiscal year 2030, coinciding with its target of achieving…
               
The world is ‘losing the battle’ against electronic…
On Wednesday, a UN expert warned that the global struggle against electronic waste is faltering. This caution comes in the wake of a report revealing…
               
Why recycling needs a new perspective?
Recent reports about plastic recycling have made it clear that the plastics industry sold recycling as a glorified solution to the planet’s plastic waste problem.…
               
CIWM launches new fund for circular economy businesses
The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) has introduced a new fund to assist circular economy businesses in their growth by providing "fully-funded brand communications,…
               
ABC Impact invests in Winnow to accelerate food…
ABC Impact, a leading private equity fund, announced its investment in Winnow, the global leader in AI-driven food waste reduction solutions. Winnow's innovative technology, trusted…
               
Nandina REM and A*STAR collaborate on reclaimed carbon…
In collaboration with Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Nandina REM has introduced an innovation in aviation circularity by reclaiming high-quality carbon fibre…
               
SOHAR Port & Freezone join hands for battery…
SOHAR Port and Freezone announced the signing of a land lease agreement with Starsun Sohar (FZC) to establish a recycling plant dedicated to the sustainable…
               
India Energy Storage Alliance launches India Reuse and…
In response to industry recommendations on battery reuse and recycling from the India Battery Manufacturing and Supply Chain Summit 2024, the India Energy Storage Alliance…
               
Qatar Ministry facilitates recycling by providing free materials…
The Ministry of Municipality in Qatar supports recycling initiatives by offering recyclable materials at no cost to recycling factories in the country. 
               
World’s largest jeweler opts for recycled gold and…
Pandora, the biggest jewelry maker in the world, has decided to stop using newly mined silver and gold and pick only recycled precious metals, as…
               
Truck maker partners with German chemical giant to…
Iveco Group, an Italian bus and truck maker, has partnered with German chemicals group BASF for the recycling of lithium-ion batteries for their electric vehicles. 
               
Umicore seeks site for battery recycling near chemical…
Umicore is in search of a European site for a new battery recycling facility. The company is primarily exploring locations near chemical industry sites to…
               
TexPlast partners with FasterCapital to expand plastic recycling…
TexPlast, an Estonian recycling startup, has announced its collaboration with FasterCapital to expand its efforts in converting waste plastic into premium polymer composite materials. While…
Renewables soar as global electricity demand climbs, says IEA 

According to a new IEA report, global electricity demand has grown at its fastest pace in years, fueled by strong economic growth, intense heat waves, […]

Masdar secures $1 billion in second green bond issuance for renewable energy expansion

Masdar announced that it has secured $1 billion through its second green bond issuance under the company’s Green Finance Framework.   The announcement comes a year […]

EU commits €7 billion for sustainable, safe and smart transport infrastructure 

The European Commission announced that it has selected 134 transport projects to invest over €7 billion in EU grants from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), […]

Iberdrola’s subsidiary and Carbon2Nature partner to enhance carbon capture projects in Brazil

Iberdrola announced that its subsidiary, Neoenergia, is partnering with Carbon2Nature to develop projects that capture carbon using nature-based solutions to reduce the global footprint. In […]

New report highlights significant progress in corporate sustainability 

More than three-quarters of executives have seen significant or moderate progress towards their sustainability goals in the past year, according to Deloitte’s 2024 “Sustainability Action […]

Climate crisis prediction from America’s biggest oil refiner in 1977 article, surfaces online 

Nearly 50 years ago, Marathon Petroleum‘s corporate predecessor warned in its company magazine, Marathon World, that global temperature rise is linked to “industrial expansion” and […]