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Puerto Rico May Hold the Answer to Saving the Bees 30.12.2018 Mother Jones
The quick succession of Hurricanes Irma and Maria knocked out Puerto Rico’s electricity and displaced thousands of people from their homes. The storms also wreaked havoc on much smaller members of the island’s population: Billions of wild and domesticated bees were uprooted or killed during the squalls and their aftermath. Now, nearly a year and […]
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Harvard Management Company: Private equity has opportunity to step up on methane 20.12.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Harvard Management Company: Private equity has opportunity to step up on methane
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Private equity has opportunity to step up on methane, says Harvard Management Company 20.12.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Private equity has opportunity to step up on methane, says Harvard Management Company
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A growing call for environmental integrity 19.12.2018 Climate 411 - Environmental Defense Fund
The recent introduction of bipartisan carbon fee legislation is demonstrating an important pattern taking hold as policymakers focus on climate change solutions. The Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act, like the MARKET CHOICE Act introduced earlier this year by Republican Rep. Curbelo, recognizes that any carbon fee aimed at meeting the challenge of climate change must be designed with environmental […]
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Farms are going carbon-neutral — and cows are leading the way 20.11.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
This producer is reclaiming value from waste for the voluntary carbon market.
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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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Arguing the case for certified sustainability zones 6.11.2018 GreenBiz.com
An idea for bringing multicapitalism to the masses.
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The ripple effects of Larry Fink's letter on sustainability leaders 31.10.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
For starters: There should be more collaboration between CSOs and investor relations teams.
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This year’s Greenbuild works to make sustainable buildings accessible to everyone 25.10.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
This year’s Greenbuild works to make sustainable buildings accessible to everyone
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10 minutes with Art Gibson, Baxter 8.10.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Inside the environment, health and safety operations of a large healthcare company.
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Can we implement science-based targets for oceans and cities? 3.10.2018 GreenBiz.com
We've seen surges of commitments from corporations. Can other sustainability initiatives use the same goals to be successful?
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NAFTA 2.0 is no cause for celebration 1.10.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Brent Patterson While the full text of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) needs to be thoroughly analyzed, a preliminary review raises numerous concerns. Mainstream media coverage this morning has focused on the implications of the deal on the automotive and dairy markets and to some extent the Chapter 19 dispute settlement provision. Plainly stated, this agreement will not bring back well-paying jobs for auto workers in Detroit, it will hurt Canadian farmers (given U.S. exports of dairy into this country will increase), and the Chapter 19 dispute settlement provision is still a weak protection against unfairly imposed tariffs. Furthermore, the key issues of climate change, Indigenous rights, and pharmacare are left unaddressed. It's not surprising that the words "climate change" do not appear in the text, but that doesn't make that reality any less unacceptable. There is nothing in this agreement that constrains the power of Big Oil or that keeps carbon emissions from exceeding the 1.5 ...
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7 crucial tools to accelerate energy efficiency 25.9.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Meeting global climate challenges will require every tool we have. Energy efficiency is many packed into one.
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World Bank renews U.N. Sustainable Development Goals bonds partnership 17.9.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Collaboration between banking giants BNP Paribas and SYZ will see new equity bond offering that links returns to performance of companies advancing the SDGs.
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Drive real impact with socially responsible 401(k) funds 13.9.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Adopting this mindset could inspire far more millennials to invest in these plans, making the companies that offer them more attractive employers.
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Why 2020 is such an urgent milestone for the planet 11.9.2018 GreenBiz.com
There’s a direct connection between healthy forests and grasslands, and climate change.
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5 ways to encourage sustainable behavior through integrated corporate performance 6.9.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
And several companies and projects that are already taking steps to make it happen.
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Art to see in Philly now: Floating on the Schuylkill and on display at the airport 23.8.2018 Philly.com News
Stacy Levy's "Tide Field" is a 2018 must-see. And if you happen to be in PHL's Terminal A, there's quality art happening there, too.
From publishing gay manga to running the Asian Arts Initiative, Anne Ishii does it all 20.8.2018 Philly.com News
Anne Ishii wants the organization to serve the needs of both Chinatown and the city's other growing Asian American communities.
Environmental impact bonds hold promise for financing coastal resilience 17.8.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Environmental impact bonds hold promise for financing coastal resilience
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