The general manager, who is vegan himself, cited the abundance of food waste in the process and the desire to be more sustainable.
There's been national growth in the farming industry with over two percent of people under the age of 35 purchasing land in rural America. This means using less pesticides and fertilizer, and helps the growth of the local food market.
Changes in how European countries have been largely dealing with their plastic waste means the government needs to come up with a solution fast. They're turning to recycling.
Mosa Meat is the latest startup that's preparing to launch clean meat in the next few years. After closing a round of investments from US companies, they'll be looking to scale up production of their premium beef to high-end restaurants.
The Winter Olympics kick off this February in PyeongChang, South Korea. To meet their zero emission goal, the committee has implemented several green initiatives.
The process of mining Bitcoin requires an extremely large amount of energy. At the same time, it generates a lot of heat, and a Canadian startup is finding helpful uses for it in raising fish and plants.
We've been using the same air conditioning technology for over a century in our homes. A group of researchers from Singapore have created a game-changing process that uses water-based technology that could change the future of cool comfort.
The series lifts the veil behind the multibillion-dollar food industry to reveal serious crimes and corruption behind staples foods like fish, chicken, milk, honey, peanuts, and garlic.
Iceland Foods has been leaning on plastics for its well-known frozen food line in the U.K. They've decided they have the technology to get rid of plastic and make their packaging recyclable—and no excuse not to.
A company in Spain is working with the European Union to create an environmentally friendly coffee machine. The machine is designed to use energy and water more efficiently. It also keeps the user connected through high tech features.
By 2025, McDonald's will only be using packaging from recycled or renewable material and all of their stores will be fully recycling their products. This expands on previous environmental goals of sustainable beef and removing foam packaging.
Saudi Arabia's government is going to invest in eight solar and wind farm projects in 2018. The capacity is going to reach over 4 gigawatts with most of it allocated to solar energy and it's aimed to decrease the country's consumption of oil.
Most standard recycling facilities can't process disposable coffee cups, which means billions fill the trash every year. This company thinks they've got a new design that will change how people recycle.
Two alcohol companies behind popular brands like Johnnie Walker, Guinness, and Jameson Irish Whiskey are eliminating plastic straws and stirrers entirely. They won't be used in their offices, at events, or in future advertisements.
A Dutch company is planning to launch the first emission-free barges in Europe this summer. These vessels will be the first autonomous and fully electric barges to operate in the coastal highways between the Netherlands and Belgium.
The numbers for the last year of energy production tell a complicated story about the battle for renewable power.