Week in Evaluation

Tales mentioned this week (three:45).


The New York clear vitality scene (14:40) 

We chat with two executives representing The Clear Struggle NYC, a constructing decarbonization initiative led by New Power Nexus and the New York State Power Analysis and Improvement Authority. Insights from Kate Frucher, managing director of The Clear Struggle, and John Hoekstra, world vp of sustainability and cleantech at Schneider Electrical. 

Optimizing tires for EVs (27:10) 

Goodyear Chief Expertise Officer Chris Helsel talks about how the enormous tire producer is prioritizing design for electrical automobiles, which have totally different weight and acceleration necessities than counterparts for gas-powered automobiles, vehicles and vans.

Beneath strain: What’s influencing company ESG technique (30:45) 

A trifecta of things — the COVID-19 pandemic, racial inequity and hyper-partisan politics — are reshaping how corporations take into consideration environmental, social and governance points. GreenBiz and EDF+Enterprise on the Surroundings Protection Fund are teaming on analysis to trace these pressures. GreenBiz Vice President and Senior Analyst John Davies and EDF+Enterprise Vice President Tom Murray weigh in on the info.

Celebrating local weather professionals younger and old-er (39:15) 

Nov. 24 marks the inaugural Day of the Local weather Skilled, devoted to recognizing those that have devoted their careers to engaged on local weather motion. Joel Makower chats with Steven Carlson, U.S. lead for the organizing group Youth Local weather Leaders. 

*Music on this episode by Lee Rosevere: “Curiosity,” “Southside,” “Extra On That Later,” “Night time Caves,” “New Day,” Unhappy Marimba Planet,” “I am Going For A Espresso” and “As I Was Saying”

*This episode was sponsored by Salesforce

Assets galore

Say ‘hy-drogen’ to a decarbonized future. Our newest vitality transition webcast at 1 p.m. EST Dec. eight explores the potential for inexperienced hydrogen applied sciences, with specialists from Shell, the U.S. Division of Power and the Inexperienced Hydrogen Coalition. Enroll right here.

Recycling’s makeover, courtesy of AI and robotics. New applied sciences are fixing logistics logjams and making it easier to kind extra supplies. Be a part of the dialogue at 1 p.m. EST Dec. 10. 

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