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Today's Technology Advancements Shaping Tomorrow's Smart Transportation

By Jim Misener | Senior Director, Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies
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In this blog post, we outline our vision for an intelligent transportation system of the future and talk about our broad range of advanced technologies that can drive safer, sustainable, and smart transportation solutions.

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In this blog post, we outline our vision for an intelligent transportation system of the future and talk about our broad range of advanced technologies that can drive safer, sustainable, and smart transportation solutions.

Ørsted pioneers an "Immersive Safety" program in the Humber region

The Thrive program is designed to change attitudes and behaviors towards safety.
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Renewable energy company Ørsted recently opened a fully immersive safety training programme called Thrive. It's a first for the Humber region, which is a hub for the UK's offshore wind industry.

The one-day interactive, multi-media programme is designed to transform behaviours and attitudes to safety.  Thrive includes a hard-hitting multi-media scenario which examines the build-up to a fatal incident on a load-out operation and its consequences.

New Holland Agriculture and the World's First Production Methane Powered Tractor

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New Holland Agriculture, a global agricultural brand of CNH Industrial, is recognized as a leading proponent of sustainable agriculture. The New Holland T6 Methane Power tractor is the world’s first 100% methane powered production tractor, key to on-farm CO2 reduction without compromising performance.

DesignFWD Podcast | Let's Talk Innovation in the Design World (Ep. 01)

“Alexa, play the DesignFWD podcast.”
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Have you ever thought to yourself, “I wish there was a podcast that discussed innovations in design, performance and sustainability that positively impact the built environment?”

Us, too. So we decided to create one.

Welcome to DesignFWD, a podcast series presented by Mohawk Group, where we discuss innovations in design, performance, and sustainability that positively impact the built environment. Stick around for engaging conversation with our design leaders, sustainability advocates, and progressive end users who are moving design forward. 

Trane Technologies Launches Center for Healthy and Efficient Spaces to Help Create Safer, Healthier, More Resilient Communities

Global climate leader establishes new center and council of experts to accelerate solutions for healthier, sustainable homes, buildings and transport for the global pandemic and beyond
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SWORDS, Ireland, September 2, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Global climate innovator Trane Technologies (NYSE: TT) announced today the launch of its Center for Healthy and Efficient Spaces (CHES) to create safer, healthier, and more efficient environments for homes, buildings, and transportation around the globe. Rasha Hasaneen, Trane Technologies’ vice president of innovation and product excellence, will be the center’s director.

NYC Department of Education Selects Delos to Provide Air Purification Solutions for NYC Schools in Response to COVID-19

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NEW YORK, September 3, 2020 /3BL Media/ -- The New York City Department of Education has announced that it has selected Delos, a New York-based wellness real estate and technology company, to provide 10,000 air purification units for New York City public schools. The expedited deployment of this initial tranche will take place within the next two weeks.

Brightening Our Corner Newsletter - August 2020

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Ray Anderson always said "Brighten the corner where you are." In these crazy times, his foundation still has many positive stories to share.

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Ray Anderson always said "Brighten the corner where you are." In these crazy times, his foundation still has many positive stories to share.

The Ray Proves Fertile Ground for Ecological Innovation on I-85 in Georgia

UGA Thesis Demonstrates Variety of Future Options for Underutilized Interstate Right-of-Way
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UGA Researcher, Matthew Quirey is examining the various ways that The Ray's Landscape Lab on Interstate 85 is utilizing experimental planting designs in the right-of-way, producing not only environmental benefits, but also potential financial outcomes.

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UGA Researcher, Matthew Quirey is examining the various ways that The Ray's Landscape Lab on Interstate 85 is utilizing experimental planting designs in the right-of-way, producing not only environmental benefits, but also potential financial outcomes.

RE100 Leadership Awards Shortlist: Companies Going Above and Beyond on Clean Energy

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We’re proud to be shortlisted for Best Green Catalyst for our Eclipse Platform in the RE100 Leadership Awards! Many of our suppliers are already using renewable energy, and we’re sharing our learnings to support others to do the same.

Read more about it here

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