By 2027, smart traffic systems will save 205 million metric tons of CO2 emissions

According to a new Juniper Research study, global CO2 emissions savings from smart traffic management systems will be 205 MMT (Million Metric Tons) by 2027, a 41 percent increase from 145.7 MMT in 2022. According to analysts, this figure is nearly twice the CO2 emissions from UK domestic transportation in 2019.

The fully-automated wingsail on the ZEN50 solar-electric catamaran

ZEN Yachts – short for "Zero Emission Nautic Ltd." – is one of the companies that has benefited the most from electrification. The ZEN50, the world's first series-production catamaran with a fully-automated wingsail, has now been unveiled by the fledgling electric boat manufacturer. This zero-emission sailing yacht is currently under construction in Europe and will set sail in early 2023 once completed.

12 ways to reduce your carbon emissions when traveling

With the travel industry responsible for 8% of total global emissions, every action you take to curb your carbon is worthwhile. Here are some things to consider ahead of your next trip. 1.Fly smart. If you fly, reduce in-flight emissions by choosing a carbon-efficient airline, a direct flight and a seat in coach (economy) class … Continue reading 12 ways to reduce your carbon emissions when traveling

Peru plans to make Machu Picchu completely carbon neutral

Countless people around the world are taking special efforts as of late to make travel more sustainable. Peru is the latest example of this, with the country not only launching a brand new sustainable travel brochure that celebrates local wildlife and nature, but announcing an initiative that aims to make Machu Picchu completely carbon neutral … Continue reading Peru plans to make Machu Picchu completely carbon neutral

Using robots to clean the seabed of plastic waste – a SeaClear project

The vast patches of plastic and other garbage are floating on the world’s oceans, which cover more than 70% of the surface of our planet. Around 90% of this garbage ends up on the seabed that the human eye cannot see and can have devastating consequences on marine life, nature, and, ultimately, for us, humans. … Continue reading Using robots to clean the seabed of plastic waste – a SeaClear project

Nine-seats electric aircraft completed its first successful flight to Washington

Today, zero-emission flight is closer to reality than ever. Electric and hybrid-electric propulsion is rapidly revolutionising mobility technologies across industries, from automotive to marine. And the aviation industry is no exception. According with Microsoft News, the world’s largest all-electric aircraft completed its first successful flight on Thursday. The Cessna Caravan aircraft is retrofitted with an … Continue reading Nine-seats electric aircraft completed its first successful flight to Washington