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The redwood material may be worth $5 billion already

The battery recycler and Tesla partner Redwood Materials are currently in discussion to raise up to $700 million in financing. If all goes according to plan, the financing would put the company’s valuation nearly $5 billion ahead of the company’s plans to build a new plant in Nevada — though it’s not finalized yet. Proposed … Read more

Ambri presents its collaboration with Xcel Energy to deploy the first Liquid Metal™ battery system tool

Long-term energy storage project to contribute to Xcel Energy’s vision of a carbon-neutral electricity future Ambri’s Liquid Metal™ battery system has taken a major step on the road to commercialization, after the company signed its first agreement with a utility provider. Xcel Energy and Ambri will jointly test the 300 kWh system at SolarTAC in … Read more

Is Coca-Cola the UK’s worst plastic polluter?

Coca-Cola has been named the UK’s worst plastic polluter by marine conservation experts Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) in its latest annual audit to identify the country’s worst sources of branded plastic waste. New data published by SAS today identifies ‘Dirty Dozen’ brands, which it says are responsible for 70 per cent of the branded plastic … Read more

Overcoming the climatic barriers faced by job seekers

Climate jobs are on the rise and the demand for them is high. However, thousands of people struggle to find and secure climate jobs. Since starting the #OpenDoorClimate movement, where climate professionals make time to talk with people interested in climate action, I’ve heard from nearly 3,000 green job seekers. And I’ve heard their biggest … Read more

3 ways CSOs have evolved into key advisors to businesses

This article is sponsored by Heidrick & Struggles. While today the Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) seems indispensable, the role has only been around for about two decades. However, what started as a niche silo that served as an extension of communications, branding, philanthropy and/or EHS has evolved into something integral within the C-block of many … Read more