Fortescue welcomes the arrival of Australia’s first prototype battery system designed for a zero-emission battery electric mining haul truck: 16 January 2023

Fortescue’s decarbonisation journey has taken a major step forward today, with WAE Technologies (WAE) completing and delivering to Australia the largest battery of its kind, ready to be installed in a prototype zero-emission battery electric mining haul truck that Fortescue it is developing with Liebherr. Fortescue Future Industries CEO Mark Hutchinson said, “WAE and Fortescue

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Impact360 rates Altium Ltd’s 2022 Sustainability

Altium Limited (ALU), an ASX Top 200 listed company, is engaged in the development and sale of computer software for the design of electronic products. ALU is based in Australia with sales operations in Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa; Greater China; and Asia Pacific. Impact360 rates Altium Ltd’s 2022 Sustainability, as follows: Aggregated Rating

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Big-business greenwash or a climate saviour? Carbon offsets raise tricky moral questions

Christian Barry, Australian National University and Garrett Cullity, Australian National University Massive protests unfolded in Glasgow outside the United Nations climate summit last week, with some activists denouncing a proposal to expand the use of a controversial climate action measure to meet net-zero targets: carbon offsetting. Offsetting refers to reducing emissions or removing carbon dioxide

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