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10:58 ET Sultanate of Oman to Host the Final Award Ceremony of the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition in its 11th Edition

● In partnership with Community Jameel; with this year's trategic partners Riyada, Omantel, Oman Technology Fund and Zain Group as a digital...


06:00 ET Enedis connecte la transition énergétique

Avec 400,000 clients raccordés chaque année, Enedis, service public, permet de relier quotidiennement les acteurs français (entreprise,...


02:00 ET NUST MISIS Metallurgists First in the World Develop a Unique Furnace for the Highly Efficient Recycling of Industrial Waste

More than 95% of cast-iron in the world is still produced in blast furnaces. Modern blast furnaces are powerful units that produce tons of...


02:00 ET Les métallurgistes de NUST MISIS sont les premiers au monde à développer un fourneau unique pour le recyclage extrêmement efficace des déchets industriels

Plus de 95 % de la fonte mondiale est encore produite dans les hauts-fourneaux. Les hauts-fourneaux modernes sont des éléments puissants qui...


02:00 ET Metallurgen der NUST MISIS entwickeln weltweit einmaligen Ofen für hocheffizientes Recycling von Industrieabfällen

Mehr als 95 % der weltweiten Gusseisenproduktion findet immer noch in Hochöfen statt. Moderne Hochöfen sind echte Kraftwerke, die jeden Tag...


Nov 22, 2017, 15:29 ET This Year, I know What I'm Thankful For: The EPA

The following is an original op-ed by AFGE National President J. David Cox Sr.: Earlier this year I had the honor of traveling to Taiwan with a...


Nov 22, 2017, 09:30 ET Turkey Day Trouble: Holiday Fatberg Flushing Costs American Taxpayers Thousands

FluksAqua serves up the facts against improper disposal of fat, oil and grease SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - As millions of American...


Nov 21, 2017, 13:00 ET Freight Farms Expands Reach to Asia

Freight Farms today announced Everlane as a new corporate partner, who plans to purchase and launch three Leafy Green Machines™ at Saitex, their...


Nov 21, 2017, 07:00 ET The Silicon Valley startup Scrapo is helping preserve the environment by facilitating recyclables trading

One of the most important problems that surrounds the world environment today is the amount of plastic waste that ends up in the landfill. More...


Nov 20, 2017, 08:01 ET Reducing Food Loss & Waste

Imagine coming home from a grocery run and immediately tossing out a third of the food you purchased. It feels wasteful, doesn't it? And yet,...


Nov 18, 2017, 10:29 ET Maldives Minister of Environment Calls for 'More Ambition' to Tackle Climate Change at Conclusion of COP23

Small islands introducing some of the most ambitious clean energy plans in the world The Environment Minister of the Maldives is calling on...


Nov 17, 2017, 14:59 ET Santacruz Reports Temporary Suspension of Veta Grande Mill Operations

VANCOUVER, Nov. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. (TSX.V:SCZ) (the "Company" or "Santacruz") reports that on November 3, 2017,...


Nov 17, 2017, 07:30 ET Facebook Data Centers Push for Renewable Energy, an Industrial Info News Alert

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Facebook (Menlo Park, California) is committed to using only renewable energy for its...


Nov 16, 2017, 12:59 ET Chambers of Commerce Tell Trump Administration to Leave National Monuments Alone

Just days before Small Business Saturday, nearly 600 rural businesses, aquariums, and chambers of commerce sent a letter to Gary Cohn, Director of...


Nov 16, 2017, 12:13 ET Amid Record Number of Disasters, Majority of Americans Plan to Add Disaster Relief to Their Holiday Charitable Causes

With 2017 on track to set a new record for the number of natural disasters in the U.S. costing billions of dollars, Americans have already donated...


Nov 16, 2017, 12:00 ET Coasts - A Vital Habitat Under Pressure

Maribus gGmbH, the Consortium of German Marine Research and the Cluster of Excellence »Future Ocean« are taking on the crucial habitat of the...


Nov 16, 2017, 09:00 ET Bio-based Industries: Potential for Sustainable European Growth

- This autumn, 13 million tonnes of sugar beet pulp will be produced in Europe. Now, thanks to new bio-based technologies, its value for...


Nov 16, 2017, 08:05 ET Gavilan College Selects SunPower to Deliver Combined Solar and Storage Project

Gavilan College recently selected SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) to deploy a fully integrated solar and storage project at its campus in Gilroy, Calif. A...


Nov 16, 2017, 06:00 ET Singapore, Bangalore and Barcelona Choose DataCity to Develop Innovative Solutions for Urban Sustainability

"Cities are the biggest cause of climate change, its biggest victims and its best hopes for solutions." (Marie-Vorgan Le Barzic, CEO of...


Nov 16, 2017, 00:00 ET Singapur, Bangalore y Barcelona eligen DataCity para desarrollar soluciones innovadoras para la sostenibilidad urbana

"Las ciudades son la mayor causa del cambio climático, sus víctimas más grandes y sus mejores esperanzas de soluciones." (Marie-Vorgan Le Barzic,...


Nov 15, 2017, 22:42 ET Fotógrafa de la naturaleza lleva a los lectores en viaje silvestre por América del Sur en libro de reciente lanzamiento, "Wildlife in Wild Lands: Photography for Conservation in Southern South America", que ya se encuentra disponible

La fotógrafa de la vida silvestre Laura Crawford Williams (lcwphoto.com) le invita a recorrer con ella el lado salvaje y contemplar sus...


Nov 15, 2017, 11:01 ET Whirlpool Corporation Announces Plans for Wind Turbines at Greenville Manufacturing Facility

Whirlpool Corporation today announced plans for three wind turbines to power its manufacturing facility in Greenville, Ohio and further build on...


Nov 15, 2017, 10:00 ET Lead Battery Recycling Tops All Consumer Recycling And Provides A True Example Of A Circular Economy

A study released today finds that lead batteries have a recycling rate of 99.3 percent, making them the number one recycled consumer product in the...


Nov 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Keep America Beautiful, ISRI Celebrate 20th Anniversary of America Recycles Day with "State of Recycling" Forum

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of America Recycles Day, national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful and the Institute of Scrap Recycling...