While the political leadership of a number of countries including the US and Brazil appear to be going the wrong direction in terms of environmental protection, Industry is going ahead. Thousands of companies have adopted the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards for reporting their environmental performance and going far beyond what is required to comply […]
Underlining the link between energy and geo-politics, Israeli’s natural gas fields are bringing it closer to its regional neighbors while the U.S. sends an aircraft carrier to the Persian Gulf.
Bibop Gresta presented the company he co-founded, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, at the Global Alumni Reunion in New York City and impressed former students and faculty wth his passion for the project and his vision for a clean, safe, and economically viable solution to the problem of transportation.
As a result of increased urbanization millions of buildings will need to be built creating an opportunity to build them along environmental principles such as those displayed int he retrofit of the Empire State Building.
A switch to electric vehicles will transform the energy grid, improve the livability of cities, slow climate change and also have geo-political implications as well as potentially improving China’s global position in the industrial landscape.