Amazon’s warehouse boom linked to health hazards in America’s most polluted region

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Sign up for the Guardian Today US newsletter Amazon has dramatically expanded its warehouses in southern California in the past year, part of an effort to speed up deliveries Läs mer…

Value of cryptocurrency bitcoin climbs 5% to record high of $63,000

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The value of the cryptocurrency bitcoin has surged to a record high, reaching $63,000 (£45,800). The cryptocurrency, which has risen in value by 450% in the last six months, Läs mer…

China’s vast bitcoin mining empire risks derailing its climate targets, says study

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; China’s electricity-hungry bitcoin mines that power nearly 80% of the global trade in cryptocurrencies risk undercutting the country’s climate goals, a study in the journal Nature has said. Bitcoin Läs mer…

Meet the Briton leading a Tesla rival who wants to save the planet

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Lucid Motors boss Peter Rawlinson is fluent in the language of the new breed of electric carmaker: he wants to save the planet and he wants to do Läs mer…

Five great new green innovations – from pop-up rodent tents to tyre dust traps

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Collaboration is key to developing new ideas, and scaling those solutions up is essential for making good progress in any field. This week, Earth Optimism 2021, a global summit Läs mer…