20 Sep '11, 6pm

AB InBev and GE the Latest to Partner on Water Efficiency in China

AB InBev and GE the Latest to Partner on Water Efficiency in China

Along with water and energy-efficient snacks to nibble on , tipplers in Asia will soon also have beers that require less energy and water in their production on their store shelves. The people of Asia increasingly like to toss back a beer now and again and that's driving growth in the market for Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev), makers of Budweiser, Stella Artois and other beverages. That growth drove it to a partnership with General Electric announced today. Under the deal, GE will help AB InBev develop manufacturing solutions aimed at helping the beverage maker reach its lofty energy and water efficiency goals. AB InBev has set a number of sustainability goals , including to reduce the amount of water it uses to 3.5 hectoliters (hl) per hl of beer, increase energy efficiency per unit of production and decrease CO2 emissions per unit of production by 10 percent compared to...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/news/2011/09/20/ab-inbev-and-ge-l...

Tweets

The average Briton uses 148l of water per day. ...

environment-agency.gov.uk 19 Sep '11, 12pm

Use the links below to find information on: how to save water in the home and garden re-using and harvesting water water m...

GM To Develop Electric Cars In China With SAIC,...

greencarreports.com 20 Sep '11, 1pm

"meaning that the partnership's electric cars will take into account the needs and desires of Chinese buyers." Don't GM th...

Cost-effective efficiency improvements can save...

environmentalleader.com 21 Sep '11, 3pm

These partnerships are great news for the commercial real estate sector and will ultimately benefit commercial property te...

Waste Water + Bacteria = Clean Energy ~ ~ #Eco ...

enn.com 20 Sep '11, 11pm

Hydrogen may be the ultimate clean fuel because burning it—in chemical terms, reacting it with oxygen—yields only water va...

Canadian oil sands project to recycle up to 97%...

greencarcongress.com 20 Sep '11, 6pm

Canadian oil sands project to recycle up to 97% of its produced water with GE evaporation technology 20 September 2011 Gri...

Bundling water use can have significant impact on a family's household utility bills as well as on overall...

Bundling water use can have significant impact ...

buildinggreen.com 19 Sep '11, 2pm

Cooling towers chill buildings by evaporating water. A 100-ton chiller evaporates about three gallons of water per minute ...

China to restart nuclear projects in 2012: report

China to restart nuclear projects in 2012: report

channelnewsasia.com 21 Sep '11, 6am

BEIJING: China will start approving new nuclear power projects next year after suspending them in the wake of the disaster...

China Revs Up Renewable Energy Goals

sustainablebusiness.com 21 Sep '11, 6pm

China's shooting for renewables to provide 9.5% of its energy by 2015, with higher targets for wind, hydro and solar. Clea...

DECC pledges £35m for innovative energy efficie...

businessgreen.com 20 Sep '11, 2pm

The government has today announced that £35m has been earmarked for direct investment in innovative energy efficiency proj...

At last, some good news on energy : Conservatio...

peakoil.com 28 Sep '11, 9am

This page is under maintenance. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience. Our site is currently undergoing scheduled m...

GE and GM to partner on deploying EV infrastruc...

greencarcongress.com 22 Sep '11, 1pm

GE and GM to partner on deploying EV infrastructure in China; focus on Shanghai 22 September 2011 General Electric and Gen...

Kind of a big deal: $1.6 billion coming for energy efficiency projects

Kind of a big deal: $1.6 billion coming for ene...

grist.org 21 Sep '11, 7pm

Cross-posted from Climate Progress . Two separate initiatives formed this week that could unlock more than $1.6 billion in...

Energy efficiency not only saves $–it created more than 330k jobs in 2 decades, says @cleantechnica

Energy efficiency not only saves $–it created m...

cleantechnica.com 21 Sep '11, 2pm

Recent news reports might have you believe the rise of the clean energy economy is a myth. Not true. Just look at energy e...

China's aviation industry set to take off

China's aviation industry set to take off

channelnewsasia.com 22 Sep '11, 12pm

BEIJING: China's aviation industry is set to take off in a big way. The country is expected to open up its low altitude ai...