Amazon officially starts deliveries in custom Rivian electric vans

Amazon is officially starting deliveries in its new custom all-electric Rivian Electric Delivery Vehicle (EDV). The tech giant’s new EDVs hit the road as of 12 July in cities all over the US, including Baltimore, Chicago, Nashville, Phoenix, San Diego and St. Louis. Both companies plan to bring thousands of custom EDVs to more than … Read more

How Europe could become a major hub for textile recycling

Regulation, consumer demand and shareholders are pushing for more recycled textiles Imagine if a significant portion of the textiles that cannot be reused in their current form could be recycled. That’s part of the vision for the base-case and upside-case scenarios laid out in a recent report on textile recycling in Europe from the consulting … Read more

Meet the start-up aiming to make hydrogen fuel a reality for cargo ships

Brooklyn, New York-based Amogy has announced that it has raised $46m in funding, with top investors including South Korea’s largest oil refinery SK Innovation, Amazon via its Climate Pledge Fund, and Saudi Aramco Energy. The self-described “zero emission mobility” firm’s product seeks to eliminate GHG emissions from transportation, beginning with the maritime sector, by means … Read more