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Category: Sustainable Business :: Socially-Responsible Investing
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Want to Help the US Economy? Rethink the Trillion Trees Act 7.4.2020 WRI Stories
Want to Help the US Economy? Rethink the Trillion Trees Act Comments|Add Comment|PrintWith proper investment, a tree restoration program could create hundreds of thousands of U.S. jobs. Photo by Simon Williams/The Nature Conservancy. As the spread of COVID-19 sickens thousands of Americans and pushes the U.S. economy into recession, Congress is working around the clock to provide resources to healthcare workers and relief to workers and industries facing economic hardship. That remains our... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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How is the pandemic affecting the profession of sustainability? 6.4.2020 GreenBiz.com
Amid the global pandemic and economic meltdown, the profession of sustainability inside companies seems to be moving apace.
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Report Report: Toxic air, ride sharing, carbon removal and rating the raters 1.4.2020 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
A wrap-up of recent research on sustainable business and the clean economy.
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Look for the green bond label 1.4.2020 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Certification and labeling schemes are important for diversifying the investor base, clarifying market signals and responding to investor demands.
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Asia's central banks must rise to the challenge of climate change 30.3.2020 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Most central banks in Asia already believe they should help to promote green bonds and other low-carbon initiatives.
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Coronavirus: Falling power demand is impacting clean energy 26.3.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
With the pandemic spurring a dramatic drop in economic activity across Europe, electricity, renewables and carbon prices have also plummeted
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It’s just numbers: A ROSI view of corporate sustainability 24.3.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
How do you justify a company's sustainability investments? There's an app for that.
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US Coronavirus Response: 3 Principles for Sustainable Economic Stimulus 20.3.2020 WRI Stories
US Coronavirus Response: 3 Principles for Sustainable Economic Stimulus Comments|Add Comment|PrintNew York City transit personnel sanitize a subway car to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Photo by Marc A. Hermann/MTA New York City Transit As the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the United States continues to rise and more and more Americans are told to stay home, the true extent of this crisis is becoming more apparent daily. Our immediate focus is on the health and safety of our... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Why do large asset managers vote against most climate-related shareholder proposals? 18.3.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
If the Big Three institutional investors vote "For" a climate proposal, odds are the company that received the proposal will take action to address the issues raised.
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Trend: Nutrient diversity goes beyond meatless meat 16.3.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
The potential of lab-grown and plant-based protein as a solution to climate change and world hunger has already generated a great deal of buzz.
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After Coronavirus, Low-carbon Investments Can Help Economies Recover 13.3.2020 WRI Stories
After Coronavirus, Low-carbon Investments Can Help Economies Recover Comments|Add Comment|PrintTaking bold climate action, such as increasing renewable energy capacity, can stimulate economic growth while reducing air pollution. Photo by Hahaheditor12667/Wikimedia Commons The COVID-19 pandemic is first and foremost a human tragedy, infecting more than 120,000 and killing more than 4,200 people as of March 12, 2020. The loss of human life is heart-breaking and set to continue ticking... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Sound investments to decarbonize the world’s industries 11.3.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
As much as $21 trillion is needed through 2050 to fully decarbonize the ammonia, cement, ethylene and steel sectors.
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Adapting to fire: How cities can enhance resilience with distributed energy 10.3.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Solar-plus-storage and microgrids are among the powerful tools to help cities withstand nature disasters.
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25 badass women shaking up the climate movement in 2020 6.3.2020 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
In honor of International Women's Day, we recognize courageous executives, investor advocates and policy visionaries who are role models for any gender.
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Will Mexico Rise to the Zero-Carbon Buildings Challenge? 4.3.2020 THE CITY FIX
The global battle against climate change will take place in the world’s buildings. Buildings produce nearly 40% of global energy-related emissions. And while the latest research shows the world needs to reach net-zero-carbon emissions by 2050, the concept of a “zero-carbon building” ‒ one ...
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Will Mexico Rise to the Zero-carbon Buildings Challenge? 3.3.2020 WRI Stories
Will Mexico Rise to the Zero-carbon Buildings Challenge? Comments|Add Comment|PrintMexico is poised for massive construction over the next 10 years. Will it pursue zero-carbon buildings? Photo by Alejandro Islas Photograph AC/Wikimedia Commons The global battle against climate change will take place in the world’s buildings. Buildings produce nearly 40% of global energy-related emissions. And while the latest research shows the world needs to reach net-zero-carbon emissions by 2050, the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Business and the fourth wave of environmentalism 29.2.2020 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Business and the fourth wave of environmentalism
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Investment analysts conclude that greener businesses rule 25.2.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Investment returns on firms driving the transition to a green economy are easily outstripping those of their fossil fuel competitors, new analysis suggests.
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What will it cost to save the earth's oceans? 25.2.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Achieving Sustainable Development Goal No. 14 could require spending $175 billion per year.
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Report Report: ESG, supply chains, net zero and EVs 21.2.2020 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
A wrap-up of recent research on sustainable business and clean technology.
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