Tandem PV designates Saritha Peruri as VP of commercialization

Saritha Peruri, Vice President of Commercialization, Tandem PV

Tandem PV, a pioneering force in perovskite solar technology, yesterday announced the appointment of Saritha Peruri as Vice President of Commercialization to help the company take its innovations from the lab to the marketplace. Peruri joins Tandem PV from Elemental Excelerator, a nonprofit climate tech investor. As head of corporate partnerships, she helped startups cultivate […]

ADIO and Gradiant establishes water security partnership

ADIO and Gradiant Forge Water Security Partnership

The Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO) recently announced that Gradiant, an MIT-founded water and wastewater solutions unicorn, has decided on the UAE capital for the home of its new EMEA HQ and global innovation centre. ADIO and Gradiant signed the cooperation agreement during COP28, the United Nations’ Climate Change Conference, with the company joining Abu […]

GORD inks agreement with UNFCCC

GORD Founding Chairman, Dr. Yousef Alhorr, and UNFCCC Director of Communications and Engagement, Ina Parvanova. Image Courtesy GORD

In a bid to enhance environmental performance of global events and meetings, the Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (GORD) has formally extended and deepened its strategic collaboration with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change(UNFCCC) secretariat. The official agreement, inked at the ongoing 28th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28) in Dubai, focuses […]

BKV and ENGIE team up to introduce carbon sequestered Gas

BKV and ENGIE Collaborate to Introduce Carbon Sequestered Gas

BKV Corporation (“BKV”) and ENGIE Energy Marketing NA, Inc, a subsidiary of global energy utility ENGIE S.A. (ENGIE), announced the signing of a contract for the sale and purchase of natural gas and associated Carbon Sequestered Credits, a new measured, third-party verified, carbon sequestered product. This landmark agreement brings together two industry leaders dedicated to addressing climate change. Under […]

Modern Tech, today’s necessity for Mother Earth

Global businesses tackling climate change with Technology (Representational image)

Introduction: Climate change is making headlines globally in such a way that it is not good news for mankind. The natural catastrophes that the world has faced in recent years stress the need for ‘action’ like never before. In this blog, we will take a look at some of the recent and ongoing environmental crises around the world, […]

L&T Technology Services teams up with Thales to tackle climate change

L&T Technology Services and Thales Sign Joint Commitment to Take Action for a Low-Carbon Future

During the 2023 Paris Air Show, L&T Technology Services Limited, a global leading pure-play engineering services company (LTTS), signed a letter of intent with Thales, a global technology leader in the areas of defense and security, aeronautics and space, and digital identity and security, agreeing to work together to tackle climate change in their respective […]

Infosys and ATP collaborate to launch Carbon Tracker

Infosys solution to enable ATP players to track and mitigate their carbon emissions from travel on Tour

Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, today announced that as part of its strategic collaboration with the ATP, the governing body of men’s professional tennis, it is launching a new digital Carbon Tracker to make tennis more environmentally responsible. The feature, which is live from today and is hosted within the existing ATP […]

Carbon Growth Partners to raise USD 20Mln for carbon credits fund

Performance since fund inception

Carbon market investor Carbon Growth Partners (CGP) has reopened its Carbon Growth Fund, seeking to raise US$200 million by mid-2024 including an initial US$20 million before the end of June 2023. The fund targets a 20% annual return by investing in a diversified portfolio of carbon credits and carbon offset projects. The capital raise comes […]

Bezos Earth Fund welcomes Paul Bodnar and Noël Bakhtian

Paul Bodnar Noël Bakhtian

The Bezos Earth Fund welcomes Paul Bodnar as Director of Sustainable Finance, Industry, and Diplomacy and Dr. Noël Bakhtian as Director of Tech Acceleration, adding to its growing team of experts working to fight climate change and protect and restore nature. Paul Bodnar joins the Earth Fund after serving as BlackRock’s Global Head of Sustainable Investing and Head of Sustainability […]

University students behind Carbonlink launches Carbonisbad against climate change

On January 5, 2023, the team of university students behind Carbonlink launched Carbonisbad, a revolutionary platform that promotes individualized action against climate change. Users can visit the official website of carbonisbad to take the emissions calculator, understand their footprint, and select projects they wish to support through subscribing to the monthly payment plan. They can then subscribe […]