Tag: New York

Air Company launches CO2-based SAF

Air Company launches CO2-based SAF

September 22, 2022 |

In New York state, Air Company announced the launch of its Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) made from captured CO2. The importance of this novel climate technology, distributed under the name AIRMADE SAF, is underscored by commitments from global aviation partners to purchase over one billion gallons of AIRMADE SAF; including JetBlue, Virgin Atlantic and Boom […]

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Linde to build 35MW electrolyzer for green hydrogen in Niagara Falls

Linde to build 35MW electrolyzer for green hydrogen in Niagara Falls

September 8, 2022 |

In New York state, Linde will build a 35-megawatt PEM (Proton Exchange Membrane) electrolyzer to produce green hydrogen in Niagara Falls, New York. The new plant will be the largest electrolyzer installed by Linde globally and will more than double Linde’s green liquid hydrogen production capacity in the United States. Linde will build, own and […]

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Bioheat advocates assure New York state enough fuel supply exists to meet mandate

Bioheat advocates assure New York state enough fuel supply exists to meet mandate

August 17, 2022 |

In New York state, recently Clean Fuels Alliance America, the Empire State Energy Association, and the New York State Energy Coalition sent a joint letter to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Deputy Commissioner Thomas Berkman assuring him that ample supply exists to meet the state’s Bioheat fuel mandate, which was due […]

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Simplifyber scores $3.5M in seed funding for garments made from cellulose-based liquid

Simplifyber scores $3.5M in seed funding for garments made from cellulose-based liquid

July 21, 2022 |

In New York state, Simplifyber, Inc., creator of the world’s first fully-molded garment and shoe uppers made directly from a cellulose-based liquid, announced the closing of a $3.5 million round of seed funding, led by At One Ventures, with participation from Techstars, Heritage Group Ventures, The Helm, W Fund, Jetstream Ventures, Plug & Play Ventures, […]

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Sustainable surf’s up: Menswear brand launches limestone wetsuits

Sustainable surf’s up: Menswear brand launches limestone wetsuits

July 18, 2022 |

In New York, menswear manufacturer Noah is set to launch new wetsuit styles incorporating limestone. The suits are made from Yamamoto #40, a hybrid fabric produced by Japan’s Yamamoto Corporation using neoprene and calcium carbonate sourced from Hawaiian limestone.  Yamamoto also uses hydroelectric power and recycles its wastewater, further improving the wetsuits’ sustainability profile.  Retailing […]

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Startup raises $3.5 million to bring additive manufacturing to fashion

Startup raises $3.5 million to bring additive manufacturing to fashion

July 11, 2022 |

In New York, Simplifyber reports a $3.5-million seed investment that it will use to advance its cellulose-based additive manufacturing method for clothing production.  The company has developed a novel approach to clothing and accessory manufacturing that removes traditional spinning, weaving, cutting, and sewing and replaces it with a less resource-intensive process and fully biodegradable end […]

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Manhattan fur babies can now frolic on soy-based artificial grass

Manhattan fur babies can now frolic on soy-based artificial grass

July 4, 2022 |

In New York, Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6 dog park has installed soy-based synthetic grass from SYNLawn. Nearby East River Park already features the renewable material on its 30,000 square foot Pier 2. Installed more than ten years ago, the material has held up well—which prompted the new contract, along with pet owners’ desire for […]

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For the first time, SAF delivered to NY using existing petroleum pipelines

For the first time, SAF delivered to NY using existing petroleum pipelines

June 15, 2022 |

In New York, sustainable aviation fuel has been safely delivered to New York’s LaGuardia Airport through the Colonial and Buckeye pipeline systems – two essential pieces of American energy infrastructure and existing petroleum pipelines. The low-emission jet fuel will power a Delta Air Lines flight, marking a seminal moment in the ongoing development and distribution […]

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Pangaia launches $395 biofabricated hoodie

Pangaia launches $395 biofabricated hoodie

June 13, 2022 |

In New York, sustainable clothing line PANGAIA has launched a limited-edition sweatshirt made from Spiber’s Brewed Protein fiber and organic cotton.   The hoodie, called NXT Gen, is the first time a sweatshirt made from the fibers will be available globally for purchase. However, just 200 were produced. They are available on pangaia.com with a steep price […]

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Bee-free honey maker celebrates World Bee Day at bougie NYC eatery

Bee-free honey maker celebrates World Bee Day at bougie NYC eatery

May 23, 2022 |

In New York, plant-based honey producer MeliBio partnered with Eleven Madison Park, a pricey plant-based restaurant in Manhattan boasting three Michelin stars, to offer a four-course honey-themed lunch in honor of World Bee Day.  According to MeliBio’s press release, invited guests joined from around the world, including over two-dozen conservation leaders, investors, government officials, and […]

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