From the droughts that have gripped the world this last year to the catastrophic floods in Pakistan, there is no longer any doubt that climate change is a material threat to communities and businesses around the world.
At the end of 2022, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport is the third in the world to commercialize partially autonomous vehicles after Japan and Germany, and has set the goal of launching fully autonomous buses and shuttles in 2025 and level 4 passenger cars in 2027.
Mega-supplier Raytheon Technologies remains confident that global passenger traffic will be fully recovered by the end of 2023, supporting strong aftermarket business that will soon include the widebody long-haul segment that has been slowest to rebound.
The U.S. and European Union last year launched the Global Methane Pledge, an initiative to cut emissions of the potent greenhouse gas by at least 30% by 2030 from 2020 levels, aimed at tackling one of the main causes of climate change.
Samsung Electronics is shifting away from fossil fuels and aiming to entirely power its global operations with clean electricity by 2050, a challenging goal that experts say could be hampered by South Korea's modest climate change commitments.
Shell lost a landmark ruling in the Dutch courts last year, when a judge ordered it to cut its global carbon emissions by 45% by the end of 2030 compared with 2019 levels after a case brought by Friends of the Earth.
Launching the 2022-23 DRL Algorand World Championship Season, DRL and Google Cloud will bring the first professional drone race to Silicon Valley and inspire dreamers, builders, and innovators everywhere to race drones using Google Cloud technology.
The United States and European Union last year launched the Global Methane Pledge, an initiative to cut emissions of the potent greenhouse gas by at least 30% by 2030 from 2020 levels, aimed at tackling one of the main causes of climate change.
There's plenty of work to be done to move from treating moth burns in a lab to tackling the global antimicrobial resistance crisis, which was the third leading cause of death around the world in 2019, and could claim ten million lives each year by 2050 if nothing is done.