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  • Rubber roads pave the way for green infrastructure

    A new trial in Coventry will see rubberised asphalt made of recycled waste tyres used to pave the roads. Made by building materials company Tarmac, the road-surfacing material is made from end-of-life tyres (ELTs), which are granulated and included in an asphalt mix. The firm claims it is the first company in the UK to […]

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  • Renewable jobs around the world topped 11 million in 2018

    Renewable jobs around the world topped 11 million in 2018. That’s according to the latest analysis by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) – this figure compares with 10.3 million clean energy jobs in 2017, the increase being driven by renewable energy industries increasingly spreading around the globe. The report notes more countries are manufacturing, […]

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  • Chinese property developer makes major investment in EV factories

    Evergrande Group has announced a 160 billion yuan ($23.1bn) investment to build electric vehicle (EVs) factories in Guangzhou. The property developer aims to invest in the Nansha district to set up three major production bases, according to a statement the local government reportedly sent to the Global Times. It suggests one of the bases will […]

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