Google Earth Engine Is Now Available to All Businesses and Governments

Google has made its Earth Engine available to all governments and businesses as an enterprise-grade Google Cloud service.

The Next Corporate Real Estate Trend: Climate-Proof Locales

The global pandemic has significantly changed the corporate real estate scene, but climate change may be poised to have an even greater impact.

India Plans to Be Net-Zero by 2070

India, the third-largest pollution emitter, has announced plans to be net-zero by 2070.

Top Tech Firms Backing Groups Fighting Climate Legislation

Despite their stated support for efforts to combat climate change, Apple, Microsoft, Amazon and Disney support groups fighting such legislation.

Microsoft Joins LF Energy to Decarbonize the Grid

LF Energy, a Linux Foundation nonprofit, announced that Microsoft is joining its efforts to decarbonize the grid.

TSMC Will Be Carbon Neutral By 2050

TSMC has announced it plans to be carbon neutral by 2050, a major achievement for the world’s largest chip foundry.

Wind Energy Was the Big Winner in 2020

Wind energy was the big winner of 2020, accounting for the single largest segment of new energy capacity added in the US.

Bill Gates Pledges $1.5 Billion for Climate Change if Infrastructure Bill Passes

Bill Gates has pledged some $1.5 billion to help combat climate change if President Joe Biden’s infrastructure bill passes Congress.

Dutch Court Orders Shell to Slash Carbon Dioxide Emissions

In a groundbreaking court ruling, a Dutch court has ordered Royal Dutch Shell to slash emissions far more than it was planning.

Microsoft, Linux Foundation and Others Launch The Green Software Foundation

Microsoft, the Linux Foundation, Accenture, GitHub and ThoughtWorks have launched The Green Software Foundation to promote sustainable software development.

Elon Musk Offers $100M Prize for Carbon Removal

Elon Musk is offering $100 million in prizes in the fight against climate change, promising it to inventors who come up with ways of removing carbon from the atmosphere.

Apple Announces $200 Million ‘Restore Fund’ to Remove Atmospheric Carbon

Apple and its partners have launched a $200 million “Restore Fund” aimed at removing carbon from the atmosphere.

2021 IBM Call for Code Tackles Climate Change

IBM has announced its 2021 Call for Code challenge, with the theme of tackling climate change.

Cloud Computing Could Eliminate 1 Billion Metric Tons of CO2 Emissions by 2024

International Data Corporation (IDC) has published new research that indicates cloud computing could eliminate 1 billion metric tons of CO2 emissions by 2024.

IBM Will Reach Net Zero Greenhouse Emissions by 2030

IBM has set a major new goal, planning on reaching net zero greenhouse emissions by 2030.

HPE Wins Contract to Build Supercomputer For NCAR

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has won a $35+ million contract to build one of the fastest supercomputers for the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR).

Elon Musk Donating $100 Million Toward Best Carbon Capture Idea

Elon Musk is donating $100 million toward efforts to find the best way to capture carbon emissions.

5G Deployment Could Be Bad For The Environment

A report by France’s High Council on Climate has warned that 5G deployment could lead to a major spike in CO2 emissions.

Bill Gates Backing Tech That Could Replace Fossil Fuel For Manufacturing

Despite the many alternatives to fossil fuel, one segment of the market that has struggled to embrace them is manufacturing. Thanks to a company Bill Gates is backing, that may be about to change. Heliogen is a solar-energy company that…

Sharknado 3: Does Global Warming Make It a Hit?

Sharknado 3 is coming. The third installment of the ridiculous film series starring Tara Reid and Ian Ziering is bringing on more guest stars than ever. Bo Derek is joining Sharknado 3 as Tara Reid’s mother, whole David Hasselhoff will…