Episode 159: Director-investor disconnect, financing the circular economy transition

February 15, 2019 by  
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Plus, introducing our semi-regular “What I Do” series, featuring United sustainability senior manager Aaron Robinson.

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Episode 159: Director-investor disconnect, financing the circular economy transition

Why solving the problem of plastic waste begins at home

February 15, 2019 by  
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New business models and incentives for consumers are two ways to start.

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Why solving the problem of plastic waste begins at home

What else will batteries unlock?

February 15, 2019 by  
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Low-cost, high-energy lithium batteries are already disrupting power as we know it — but there’s even more in store.

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What else will batteries unlock?

Furniture as a service — PaaS or fail?

February 15, 2019 by  
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IKEA’s new products-as-a-service model offering shows its circular efforts, but there are still questions to be answered.

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Furniture as a service — PaaS or fail?

Dropping an L-Bomb at work

February 14, 2019 by  
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The grandson of Interface founder and sustainability giant Ray Anderson, muses on the need for more love at work.

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Dropping an L-Bomb at work

An ode to the triple bottom line

February 14, 2019 by  
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The case for embracing a context-based approach to reporting sustainability performance.

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An ode to the triple bottom line

Tesla to snap up battery developer Maxwell Technologies in $218m deal

February 14, 2019 by  
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Elon Musk’s electric vehicle giant moves to strengthen its battery division with all-stock transaction.

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Tesla to snap up battery developer Maxwell Technologies in $218m deal

More grocers are putting their money where their mouths are when it comes to food waste

February 14, 2019 by  
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Walmart, Kroger realize that awareness is a big part of the problem and the solution.

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More grocers are putting their money where their mouths are when it comes to food waste

How can the supply of community-shared solar meet the demand?

February 14, 2019 by  
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Setting up neighborhood projects can be difficult — but innovative financing models can help push them through.

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How can the supply of community-shared solar meet the demand?

Corporate directors downplay ESG issues, defying investors

February 13, 2019 by  
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There’s a schism between what shareholders are requesting and what’s prioritized in the boardroom.

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Corporate directors downplay ESG issues, defying investors

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