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Colorado Governor Polis Takes Important Step on Transportation Electrification 17.1.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Colorado Governor Polis Takes Important Step on Transportation Electrification
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By the numbers: the economic, social and environmental impacts of 'fast fashion' 17.1.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Plus, what you can do about it.
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Tyson Foods and EDF Launch Partnership to Accelerate Sustainable Food Production 15.1.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Tyson Foods and EDF Launch Partnership to Accelerate Sustainable Food Production
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By the Numbers: The Economic, Social and Environmental Impacts of “Fast Fashion” 10.1.2019 WRI Stories
By the Numbers: The Economic, Social and Environmental Impacts of “Fast Fashion” Comments|Add Comment|PrintGarment factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photo by Tareq Salahuddin/Wikimedia Commons Think about how many sweaters, scarves and other clothes were given as gifts this holiday season. How many times will people wear them before throwing them out? Probably far fewer than you think. One garbage truck of clothes is burned or sent to landfills every second! The average consumer bought 60 percent... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
Policy News: January 7, 2019 7.1.2019 EcoTone
The Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award ESA is now accepting applications for its 2019 Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award. Offered each year, this award gives graduate students an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for science policy training with opportunities to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Visit the ESA website for more ...
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Evolving landscape for scientific publishing 4.1.2019 EcoTone
Blogpost from ESA President Laura Huenneke January 4, 2019 Publishing research – sharing the methods and the findings of science – was a driving impetus for the formation of scientific societies. The Ecological Society of America launched in 1917 with the publication of its Bulletin and then in 1920 created the flagship journal Ecology. The ...
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Here's why climate policies don't really kill jobs 3.1.2019 GreenBiz.com
An environmental economist provides the evidence.
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Governor Murphy Leading on Clean Air and Climate Change Solutions in New Jersey 17.12.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Governor Murphy Leading on Clean Air and Climate Change Solutions in New Jersey
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U.S. Fisheries Continue Comeback: Reports Show Economic and Conservation Gains 13.12.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
U.S. Fisheries Continue Comeback: Reports Show Economic and Conservation Gains
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Protesters at UN talks demand action against warming climate 9.12.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
Thousands of people from around the world marched Saturday through the southern Polish city that's hosting this year's U.N. climate talks, demanding that their governments take tougher action to curb global warming.
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California’s attorney general clashes with Trump’s acting EPA chief over climate change 28.11.2018 LA Times: Environment

The acting chief of the Environmental Protection Agency was on stage Wednesday morning, but he wasn’t the one defending his own agency’s latest findings about the huge economic toll that unchecked climate change will take on the United States.

It was his nemesis, California Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra,...

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The challenges of global water supply and demand 22.11.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Research shows that inequities in watersheds have led to conflict — and that may be exacerbated by climate change.
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Trump administration’s own analyses indicate many of its new regulations will hurt vulnerable Americans 20.11.2018 LA Times: Environment

President Trump’s push to roll back federal regulations will take a significant toll on Americans’ health and finances, according to a surprising source — the Trump administration itself.

These human costs – which include more deaths from air pollution, higher medical bills and increased student...

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Whole-System Sustainability — a new CSR paradigm 19.11.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
A frameworks offering perspective and practical first steps needed to effectively engage companies and investors in system change.
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Sustainability and election 2018: Connecting the dots 7.11.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Did the triple bottom line actually show up during this year's election season?
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Arguing the case for certified sustainability zones 6.11.2018 GreenBiz.com
An idea for bringing multicapitalism to the masses.
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Tropical Trump bodes ill for the planet 29.10.2018 Climate 411 - Environmental Defense Fund
Jair Bolsonaro, the projected winner of Brazil’s presidential election, has been dubbed “Tropical Trump.” The parallels are strong – both Bolsonaro and US President Donald Trump show clear contempt for democratic institutions, are on the record with racist and misogynist statements, and play on and inflame the fears and hatred of their supporters. They are […]
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The Trade Strategy We Need 24.10.2018 American Prospect
This article appears in the Fall 2018 issue of The American Prospect magazine.  Subscribe here .  Hardly a week goes by without another U.S. tariff hike on China, Mexico, Canada, or one of our European allies. Different justifications are given each time: to stop Mexicans from immigrating to the United States, to shrink the trade deficit, to make China and Germany play by the rules, and of course, to “make America great again.” But Trump’s tariff tantrum is doomed to fail because it isn’t driven by a clear idea of what is wrong with the system. His policies will inflict pain on the United States and across the global economy, and crack the foundations of the international system. Worse, they are not part of an underlying economic strategy to restore balanced and equitable growth in the U.S. and world economy. The one real bright spot is that Trump’s actions have revived an overdue debate about reform of the global trading system. Argument has been going on for decades, while trade policy was made by a ...
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Harness the Market to Manage the Climate 16.10.2018 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
The problem is dire, but the solution isn’t command and control.
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Financing a new, climate-friendly metropolis 7.9.2018 GreenBiz.com
Will smart city projects with longer-term benefits weaken credit ratings?
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