Friday, November, 15, 2019 03:45:12

Category: Environment

China launches Gaofen-7, high-res Earth observation satellite

China recently launched Gaofen-7, a high-resolution Earth observation satellite which is estimated to play a crucial role in land surveying and providing stereoscopic imagery. This marks a significant milestone in China’s history as the move signifies Beijing’s aim to reduce reliance on foreign technology for …

SpaceX to offer satellite internet service to US customers by mid-2020

SpaceX has effectively changed the way how spacecraft and rockets are manufactured and launched into space. The company has revolutionized future space missions and has become an epicenter for groundbreaking innovations. However, the company is recently in talks as it could soon offer a satellite-based broadband …

California looks to initiate electronic receipts in businesses

The strategic move reflects the state’s sincere attempt to cut back on paper receipts and prevent environmental waste. The California State Legislature has reportedly taken a new law into consideration, which would potentially mandate various businesses to stop handing paper receipts to their customers. Reports …

Amazon unveils plans to eliminate carbon emissions from shipments

Amazon has spent the last two years scrutinizing the carbon emissions its business has caused in the environment. Amazon.com, Inc., the Seattle-headquartered multinational e-commerce company, has made it to the headlines for its latest strategy to go greener by turning half of its entire shipment …

P&G plans to undertake extensive ocean plastic waste management

Procter & Gamble (P&G), the American consumer goods company, is currently in the news for co-founding AEPW (Alliance to End Plastic Waste), a new organization aimed at controlling the levels of ocean plastic waste. Reportedly, P&G, which also owns personal care brand such as Olay, …