User: flenvcenter Topic: Sustainability-Independent
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Last updated: Jan 17 2019 16:23 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Looking to fungi, spiders and other natural insect killers for less toxic alternatives to synthetic pesticides 17.1.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
New technologies based on natural chemicals are yielding more environmentally friendly ways to control pests that eat our food and harm our health.
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Democrats are divided over the Green New Deal 14.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Can newly elected progressives convince party leaders to embrace a bold climate agenda?
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What will hyperloop mean for climate, ecosystems and resources? 8.1.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Hyperloop promises ultrafast transportation — but what does it mean for the environment?
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10Power aims to tap energy potential in this 'stand-out' island nation 27.12.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
In Haiti, solar energy and electric vehicles need to scale now, and fast. Here's where CEO Sandra Kwak's mission fits in.
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As the ecosystem of news changes, will journalists adapt fast enough? 24.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Blooms can still be found in the West’s news desert.
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Alone on the Green River 24.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Writer Craig Childs goes boating in Utah and ponders the costs and payoff of solitude.
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Hunting faces an ethical reckoning 18.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Gruesome social media videos show how far modern hunting has drifted from its roots.
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Arizona’s wild horse paradox 13.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Activists and agencies try to balance the West’s horse mythology against herd impacts.
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Searching for answers to more sustainable concrete — in space 10.12.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: BASF collaborates with NASA and Penn State on mixing sustainable concrete in zero gravity.
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Decline of reading causes decline in thinking, which impairs social and political participation 8.12.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Ed Finn The number of newspaper readers is plunging by the millions in most countries, including Canada and the United States. This decline is driven by the hundreds of metro dailies that have been forced to close, merge or drastically reduce their size or frequency. In Canada, even the big-city papers that still survive, including the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail, the Vancouver Sun and the Montreal Gazette, have had their paid circulations -- and thus their editorial staffs -- sharply reduced, some nearly by half.  This massive loss of readers and revenue has led in Canada to the concentration of media ownership (including TV and radio networks) in the hands of a few large conglomerates. This kind of monopoly leads to a much lower standard of news coverage. As Dale Eisler at the Johnson Shoyama School School of Public Policy puts it, “They are not terribly interested in news quality because that is not their priority. Newspapers they deem not profitable, or not profitable enough, are simply ...
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We need a federal climate policy, but please ditch the name ‘Green New Deal’ 7.12.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The namesake U.S. stimulus package enacted by President Franklin D. Roosevelt helped institutionalize racial segregation.
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Why Presidio Graduate School integrated the SDGs into its curriculum 5.12.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
End goal: For every MBA program to include global sustainability and multisector thinking within its core.
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Why Presidio integrated the SDGs into its curriculum 5.12.2018 GreenBiz.com
End goal: For every MBA program to include global sustainability and multisector thinking within its core.
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A sharing economy for plants: Seed libraries are sprouting up 22.11.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Agribusinesses vs. community agriculture — an American tradition?
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Giving thanks for bipartisanship 22.11.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Here's something to be thankful for: climate action on the political horizon.
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In the business of wasting nothing 16.11.2018 GreenBiz.com
Matthew Hollis, founder and CEO of waste management software firm Elytus, talks about the cultural side of trash.
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Closing the eco-design gap through corporate-academic partnerships 31.10.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Creating a new generation of designers, managers and executives fluent in designing with environmental considerations will require that companies invest in their current and future talent pool.
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Self-driving cars could cause more pollution without dramatic changes to the grid 30.10.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
But the growth in demand from EV versions should be welcome news for utilities.
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Aligning business to the U.N. Global Compact has benefits beyond the bottom line 30.10.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: BASF has woven the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals into the solutions they provide — using chemistry to solve the challenges of tomorrow.
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Wisdom from a climate champion: A conversation with Katharine Hayhoe 25.10.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
To advance solutions, "more science is not the most important thing" for this prominent climate scientist.
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