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Company among the first agricultural producers to have emission targets approved by the Science Based Targets initiative

Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc., one of the world’s leading vertically integrated producers, distributors, and marketers of fresh and fresh-cut fruits and vegetables, announced that its emissions reduction targets were approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) as consistent with the levels required to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement. The 27.5% reduction target covers greenhouse gas emissions from the company’s operations (scopes 1 and 2) and is consistent with reductions required to keep global warming to well-below 2°C.
Further, Fresh Del Monte committed to a 12.3% reduction for emissions from its value chain (scope 3) including emissions from purchased goods and services, upstream transportation and distribution, waste generated in the operations, a ... Read more »

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LUGANO, Switzerland & WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. & WASHINGTON-Friday 13 May 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

First project site in Louisiana upsized and expanded to a potential of 1,168 MWh, which reflects a capacity increase versus previous scope of 500 MWh for behind-the-meter green hydrogen production

Adds up to $217 million of potential project revenue to the previously announced revenue opportunity of $520M over all three projects for a total of up to $737M

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Energy Vault Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: NRGV, NRGV WS) (“Energy Vault), a leader in sustainable, grid-scale energy storage solutions, today announced an increase in scope for its initial energy storage project with DG Fuels LLC (“DG Fuels”) in Louisiana. As previously announced in October 2021, Energy Vault and DG Fuels, an emerging leader in renewable hydrogen and biogenic based, synthetic sustainable aviation fuel and diesel fuel, entered into an energy storage system agreem ... Read more »

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DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES.-Friday 13 May 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

Emirates United were crowned as the winners of the inaugural star-studded celebrity football cup with a 3-0 win over All Stars Football Club.

Fans were treated to some top-class football action as both teams exhibited some amazing Premier League-inspired footwork and set pieces with the hope of emerging victors. Both teams had plenty of shots on goal with ASFC hitting the woodwork on multiple occasions. Fadi Al Khatib, Salim and Abdulaziz Binbaz were the goal scorers for the winning team with Binbaz also winning the Golden Boot award and goalkeeper Fawaz being awarded the Golden Glove.

The celebrity football cup, which was organized by AG Events, is an initiative of GS Sports a division of GS Worldwide Entertainment based out of Mumbai that seeks to raise funds through their charity Playing for Humanity using the beautiful game of football.

According to Ayush Gupta, CEO of AG Events, the c ... Read more »

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The Poly Studio Series, Poly Sync Family, and Poly Lens deliver exceptional employee experiences so you can be seen and heard from anywhere

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-Friday 13 May 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

Poly (NYSE: POLY) today introduced its latest pro-grade solutions to solve the evolving needs of today’s distributed workforce. Additions to Poly’s portfolio of intelligent devices include the Poly Studio R30, Poly Sync 10, and enhancements to the Poly Lens platform to help deliver exceptional experiences from wherever you work. These solutions, combined with developments to Poly DirectorAI smart camera technology, help employees look and sound their best, while employers can maintain focus on delivering meeting equity for hybrid and office workers alike.

“The ability to deliver a seamless and equitable experience for today’s modern workforce is not only critical for driving business success but also hap ... Read more »

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HERZOGENAURACH, Germany-Friday 13 May 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Sports company PUMA has started transferring goods from the port of Los Angeles to its warehouse in Torrance, CA, with a fully electric truck, an initiative, which is part of the company’s strategy to reduce carbon emissions throughout its business.

The Freightliner truck, which is operated by PUMA’s drayage partner NFI, is a first test vehicle. By the third quarter of 2022, the company expects to have five electric trucks in operation to carry goods from the port to the warehouse.

“For us this is a huge step towards cleaner logistics. Instead of using an LNG or a clean diesel truck, we can now shift goods from the port to the warehouse with no tailpipe emissions,” said Helmut Leibbrandt, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Management & Logistics – Americas.

The electric trucks delivering goods from the port to the Torrance distribution cente ... Read more »

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