Month: October 2021

Sustainable Investing weekly blog: 29th October 2021 (Issue 13)

This week our top story examines the recent NREL/DoE report on the positive value of joining the two big US grids via new interconnectors; we look at the move by Tesla into a greater use of LFP batteries, we examine hydrogen vs heat pumps & district heating for our homes, we review the surge in IPO’s for plant based foods, before finishing with the recent Norwegian “wind farm vs reindeer case” (a win, at least for now, for the reindeer).

Sustainable Investing weekly blog: 22nd October 2021 (Issue 12)

This week our top story examines the (good news warning ) explosive growth in battery storage demand in the US, and the slower uptake in Europe; then we look at plans by Germany to cut the green electricity levy, we examine the launch of the latest precision spraying Ag technology, before finishing with our BST-Impact partners on the legal aspects of  the recent legal filing on behalf of 500 Kenyan tea planation workers.

Sustainable Investing weekly blog: 1st October 2021 (Issue 9)

This weeks top story examines the potential in Canada to unlock its massive hydro and wind potential via enhanced grid interconnectors; we look at a ShareAction report on how investors can strengthen returns by improving health outcomes, we examine the UK move to loosen rules on gene edited crops, before finishing with our BST-Impact partners on legal responsibility under international law.