Global engineering leader re-establishes anti-bribery position with second annual ISO 37001 renewal certification
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., October 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Recognizing that transparency is absolutely critical to protecting its reputation as a global engineering leader, Black & Veatch is proud to announce that it has satisfactorily accomplished its second flawless annual ISO 37001 certification renewal – the international standard for anti-bribery business management systems – for its office in Jakarta, Indonesia. Bribery is a destructive criminal activity that turns over $1 trillion of dirty money every year while completely undermining an organization’s credibility and trust.
IgniteX Climate Tech Accelerator’ now accepting applications from startups looking to speed the development of decarbonization and sustainable technology innovations
Global engineering leader Black & Veatch is proud to announce that applications are now open for its IgniteX Climate Tech Accelerator program, an innovative 12-week virtual program that provides funding and support to startup companies on the cutting edge of climate technology.
The power grid, vulnerable to harsh climate conditions, is struggling in the face of increasingly common extreme weather events. To keep up, the power industry must evolve quickly to ensure that generation, transmission, and distribution systems can withstand heavy storms and droughts while still meeting customer demands.
Ontario project seeks to cut consumer energy costs, lower emissions and bolster electric grid’s resilience, reliability
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., October 6, 2021 /3BL Media/ – As the electric industry addresses growing demands for lower carbon footprints and heightened reliability and resilience, a Canadian community is entrusting Black & Veatch to transform its power system into a technology-driven, enhanced “smart grid” meant to lower consumer costs and slash greenhouse gas emissions.
Energy experts explore the financial pathways that will put hydrogen on a profitable trajectory as markets focus on decarbonization
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., October 5, 2021 /3BL Media/ – The global energy industry is looking to green hydrogen, a carbonless fuel generated with renewable energy, as essential on the road to decarbonization and climate neutrality.
AWWA selects engineering leader to identify capital and operating cost metrics tied to PFAS mitigation as U.S. EPA determines regulation for utilities
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., September 30, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Known as “forever chemicals” because they don’t easily biodegrade, per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are drawing increased scrutiny from health agencies, utilities and the public for their presence in drinking water and their effects on human and environmental health.
‘IgniteX Climate Tech Accelerator’ looks to speed the development of decarbonization and sustainable technology innovations
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., September 29, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Recognizing the world is in a climate-driven crisis, global engineering, construction and consulting leader Black & Veatch is seeking bold, committed partners to accelerate development of decarbonization solutions through its IgniteX Climate Tech Accelerator. The Climate Tech Accelerator is an innovative 12-week virtual program that provides funding and support to startup companies on the cutting edge of climate technology.
Daimler Trucks North America, Portland General Electric and Black & Veatch awarded with honorable mention for sustainability
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., September 28, 2021 /3BL Media/ – As the first-of-its-kind, high-capacity public charging station for medium- and heavy-duty commercial electric vehicles (EVs), “Electric Island” in Portland, Oregon, has earned honorable mention in the sustainability category of Fast Company magazine’s 2021 “Innovation by Design” awards.
Study funded by U.S. Trade and Development Agency grant will serve as blueprint for broader EV adoption in Southeast Asian countries
OVERLAND PARK, Kan, September 27, 2021 /3BL Media/ – A global leader in decarbonization solutions and zero-emission transportation infrastructure, Black & Veatch announces its selection as technical expert in SCG International Corp. Co.’s effort to electrify its transportation fleets. More broadly, the project seeks to be a blueprint for sweeping EV adoption and infrastructure throughout Thailand and other markets that SCG serves.
A joint report by Black & Veatch and Canary Media explores how the climate crisis is pushing decarbonization strategies in the race to net zero.
Climate change no longer is a nebulous concept, as communities around the globe experience the devastating effects of rising temperatures and increasingly extreme weather events. To address this, policymakers, corporations and other stakeholders are plotting ambitious net-zero action, helping to establish electrification and decarbonization as the overarching “megatrends” of 2021, according to a new report from global engineering and construction leader Black & Veatch and Canary Media.