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Weaning ASEAN from coal reveals climate risks and rewards 13.12.2018 GreenBiz.com
Can the region reconcile rapid economic growth with decarbonization?
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As Trump administration promotes coal, business giants step up calls for bolder climate action 12.12.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
At COP24, corporates launch series of new initiatives to help mainstream clean technologies and sustainable practices.
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Achieving Clean Air in Cities 7.12.2018 THE CITY FIX
The original version of this text appeared in the International Finance Corporation analysis, “Climate Investment Opportunities in Cities.” Air pollution is the world’s fourth-leading fatal health risk and the top environmental health risk. One in nine deaths globally are attributed ...
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Carbon dioxide emissions are up again. What now, climate? 6.12.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The fortuitous dip in emissions of the main greenhouse gas, carbon dioxide, during the past three years is over, as economies turn up. The trend in the near future looks grim, say climate scientists.
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Cop out: Can the UN Climate Summit deliver? 4.12.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
A deep dive into the key opportunities and stumbling blocks that are set to shape this week's U.N. Climate Summit in Poland.
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5 climate stories to watch for 2019 3.12.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
There's a major upcoming opportunity for effective bipartisan policies — the question is political will.
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California aims to hit ambitious climate goals through electrification 14.11.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
California aims to hit ambitious climate goals through electrification
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Colorado Decides Whether to Adopt State Clean Car Standards – Here’s What You Should Know 14.11.2018 Climate 411 - Environmental Defense Fund
This post was co-authored by EDF legal fellow Laura Shields. Colorado will decide this week whether to join 13 other states and implement protective state clean car standards. The Colorado Air Quality Control Commission will hold public meetings tomorrow and Friday – and then they’ll vote on whether the Centennial State will adopt standards to […]
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Royal Caribbean's creative workaround for onshore renewable energy procurement 14.11.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
It is pioneering a unique approach to marrying power purchase agreements and verified carbon offsets.
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Green shoots? Democrats take control of the House of Representatives 9.11.2018 GreenBiz.com
Midterms results prompt hope for renewed progress on climate action after gains for progressives in the House and key state governor seats.
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9 corporate venture funds shaping clean energy innovation 8.11.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Big utilities and fossil fuels giants are taking a more active interest in innovation.
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UPS's Tom Madrecki, director of urban innovation and mobility, on driving the transition to alternative-fuel fleets 6.11.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
A new research report from UPS and GreenBiz presented new findings that also confirmed what many in the industry had already suspected: "the value of partnership, among OEMs, users and cities, all together at the table," said Tom Madrecki, director of urban innovation and mobility at UPS.But action is still lagging — under 50 percent of private companies are having these conversations, Madrecki noted. That means there's much more opportunity out there.
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Trudeau goes bold on emissions; Scheer attacks, but has no plan 26.10.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Karl Nerenberg The Trudeau government has taken the bull by the horns and imposed a carbon-pricing scheme on four provinces -- Manitoba, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick and Ontario -- which account for nearly half of Canada’s population. Other provinces have their own mechanisms consistent with federal carbon-pricing targets. Ontario was one of those others until Doug Ford became premier and cancelled all measures designed to combat climate change. The result for Canada’s most populous province is a projected increase in carbon pollution, by the year 2030, equal to the emissions of 30 coal-fired electricity plants. As Justin Trudeau’s Liberals promote their greenhouse-gas reduction plan, they point out that three of the cooperating provinces -- Quebec, Alberta and British Columbia -- are among the top economic performers in Canada. The Liberal message: putting a price on pollution does not kill jobs and growth. To the contrary, they say, taxing pollution actually creates good jobs. This is a government that ...
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How Novozymes harnesses the sustainability superpower of enzymes 23.10.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The Danish biotech firm also aims to advance renewables and circular solutions.
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Maritime Regulator Faces Growing Calls for a Gradual Rollout of Clean-Fuel Rules 23.10.2018 Wall St. Journal: US Business
International maritime regulators begin a new round of meetings on antipollution efforts this week under pressure from the U.S. and other nations to soften the rollout of new rules that could cost the industry billions of dollars and raise prices for businesses and consumers.
The deceptive safety claims being used to justify the proposed rollback of the Clean Car Standards 11.10.2018 Climate 411 - Environmental Defense Fund
By Jeff Alson, Former EPA engineer who helped develop the Clean Car Standards, current consultant for EDF The Trump administration is trying to justify its decision to roll back America’s Clean Car Standards — an action that will result in more pollution and greater costs for American families — by claiming that dirtier, more expensive cars […]
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Freezing fuel economy standards will slow innovation and make U.S. auto companies less competitive 2.10.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
As the car industry moves towards electric and autonomous vehicles, it's more important than ever to have strong regulations.
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The fossil fuel industry’s dirty secret: Climate action or not, things look bad 28.9.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
There is no walking away from the energy transition.
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Penn report: City should prepare for S. Philly refinery closure 20.9.2018 Philly.com News
The PES refinery is "likely" to face bankruptcy again by 2022, and the city could face serious environmental legacy challenges.
The 2018 VERGE Vanguard Awards 17.9.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
A salute to the pioneers and leaders at the intersection of tech and sustainability.
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