‘We can’t run a business in a dead planet’: CEOs plan to prioritize green issues post-coronavirus

Part of the Amazon rainforest in Peru Gustavo Ramirez | Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic has created significant new ways of doing business that could benefit both the economy and environment, according to business leaders, who said there was no other option but to shift toward sustainability.  In June, Brazilian cosmetics giant Natura launched its […]

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Geothermal project in England secures funding to help pilot lithium-extraction technology

A £4 million ($5.23 million) project in southwest England has secured funding to help pilot the extraction of lithium for use in technologies such as electric vehicles and batteries. In a statement earlier this week, Cornish Lithium said the new funding would be used to support the construction of “Europe’s first geothermal lithium recovery pilot […]

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Coronavirus live updates: Eli Lilly begins late-stage trials; outbreaks in Florida, California on the decline

The U.S. is in a “new phase” of its battle against the coronavirus, which is “extraordinarily widespread” in both urban and rural communities, White House coronavirus task force coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx warned on Sunday. On Monday, President Donald Trump targeted Birx in a tweet, saying she “hit us” following reported criticism from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Meanwhile, Congress is still […]

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