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Molson Coors Brewing Company Commits To Science-Based Targets

The Molson Coors Brewing Company published its annual sustainability report last week, in which it detailed its progress towards its sustainability targets and announced that it has committed to a science-based greenhouse gas emissions target

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Alberta oil company reports leak of more than 100,000 litres of oil and water

More than 100,000 litres of oil and water have leaked into a marsh east of Jenner in southern Alberta, according to the new owner of oil and gas wells that belonged until recently to environment-focus…

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The Chicago Transit Authority Selects The Boring Company For New High-Speed Route

The Boring Company is turning out to be anything but, as Elon Musk’s side project to bore transportation tunnels under the world’s cities has found its first customer in the Chicago Transit Authority. The Boring Company announced a project with the CTA to develop a network of tunnels connecting Chicago’s O’Hare Airport and downtown Chicago

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The Most Trusted Company For Self-Driving Tech? Tesla — By Far

It’s been a rough few weeks for boosters of vehicle autonomy. In March, one of Uber’s pilot autonomous vehicles killed pedestrian Elaine Herzberg while she was crossing the street. A few days later, Walter Huang died when his Model X hit a highway barrier in California with the Autopilot system engaged. Mr. Huang was not the first Autopilot-related fatality: in 2016, Joshua Brown was killed in a crash while his Model S was in Autopilot mode (an investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration “did not identify any defects in the design or performance” of Autopilot)

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Application flaws a ‘trivial’ setback for company developing wastewater disposal well

An oil and gas company is reworking its request for a permit to operate a fracking wastewater disposal well in Plum after the state Department of Environmental Protection notified it of deficiencies in its application. DEP spokeswoman Lauren Fraley said …

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This Vegan Snack Bar Company Just Became the First in the U.S. to Get a Palm Oil Free Certification!

Yes, yes, yes! Enjoy Life Foods, a snack bar company, has just become the first food company in the U.S. to receive a Palm Oil Free certification from the International Palm Oil Free Certification Accreditation Programme (POFCAP) for their new products.

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Will Murphy Let Company Dump Treated Wastewater into Delaware River?

“If this bill is signed, it could allow comingled fracking waste to be dumped in the river,’’ said Doug O’Malley, director of Environment New Jersey. “That’s a disaster in the making for the ecology of the estuary.’’ Jeff Fritz, state …

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Colombia’s state-run oil company could face criminal charges over environmental disaster

The leak killed more than 2,500 animals and has polluted more than 20 miles of river. Locals have warned that the crude oil could still reach the Magdalena, Colombia’s largest river. Colombia’s environment authority announced today it will sanction the …

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Company outed for fires in Indonesian palm lease still clearing forests in timber concession, NGO finds

Agribusiness conglomerate Korindo has since 2017 implemented a moratorium on forest clearing in its oil palm concessions, after it was found to be burning forests in Indonesia’s Papua province. A new report indicates that since then, the company may have …

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Solar Roof Tiles From Dutch Company Exasun Look Slick (#CleanTechnica Exclusive)

A Tesla copycat? Certainly not — Exasun was in the solar roof tile business before Tesla. It also has what seems to be a cost-competitive, attractive, high-quality product on offer. I visited the company’s headquarters and factory in Amsterdam last year during a cleantech tour Remco van der Horst arranged for me when I was in town for rEVolution

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