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EV Charging: How Some Companies Managed to Disrupt the Industry

With gas prices continuing to hit record highs — and with the average per-mile cost of electricity for an EV currently less than half the average per-mile cost of gas, according to AAA — it’s no surprise that sales of electric cars are increasing. In fact, California became the first state to hit one million plug-in vehicles earlier this year. But despite such gains, there’s still one obstacle that’s hindering further growth.  

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Beauty Industry Briefing: What's Powering the U.S. Market in the Days Ahead?

Beauty Industry Briefing: What’s Powering the U.S. Market in the Days Ahead?

Beauty is back in business with 2021 results reversing the losses that several categories, such as fragrances and skin care, faced in the year prior. The U.S. beauty and personal care market surpassed $85 billion in retail sales in 2021, an increase of $7 billion from 2019 sales levels. This is the market’s strongest performance in the last 10 years, with no signs of slowing down given the 6% CAGR forecasted for the market through 2026.Continue reading

Earth Day Wrap-Up

Earth Day Wrap-Up: Here’s How Kline Did Its Part to Save the Planet

Kline team members from around the globe got green(er) to celebrate Earth Day. 

In India, staff members became gardeners-for-a-day to assist iamgurgaon, a citizen’s initiative focused on restoring the green habitat in Gurugram that has been lost to urbanization. Since its inception, iamgurgaon has planted more than 175,000 trees – its goal is to propagate 1 million local native species. The Kline group then made a stop at the Aravali oxy-van, a 180-acre forest restoration project, to help clear the grounds of weeds, plastic, and litter in preparation for tree planting. Continue reading

The EU’s Emerging Power Generation Scenario

The EU’s Emerging Power Generation Scenario

The invasion of Ukraine has caused various EU governments to focus on the need to reduce their dependency on Russian gas. In a plan released in March 2022 (REPowerEU), a blueprint was laid out to gain energy independence from Russia while, at the same time, strengthening and accelerating the transition to net-zero. European policy officials affirm that the move toward energy independence will take effect at “lightning speed.”  

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