Episode 199: Home Depot’s circular blueprint, IBM CEO lines up behind carbon ‘dividend’

December 6, 2019 by  
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Plus, an update on corporate adoption for the ESG reporting framework developed by the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board.

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Episode 199: Home Depot’s circular blueprint, IBM CEO lines up behind carbon ‘dividend’

Regenerating natural capital in the rainforests of Costa Rica

December 6, 2019 by  
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The land impact investing company Blacksheep Regenerative Resource Management wants to use the power of business for conservation.

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Regenerating natural capital in the rainforests of Costa Rica

From coffee to cosmetics, companies are looking for ways to protect the plants their products are made from

December 6, 2019 by  
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As crop varieties disappear, boosting biodiversity becomes smart business.

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From coffee to cosmetics, companies are looking for ways to protect the plants their products are made from

Collaborative resource planning by utilities and customers benefits both

December 5, 2019 by  
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By working together, each side can achieve their goals far more quickly.

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Collaborative resource planning by utilities and customers benefits both

What we know so far about countries’ 2020 climate commitments

December 5, 2019 by  
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The stakes are high — how can we ensure the new nationally determined contributions raise confidence that we are on track to a 1.5 degree C world?

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What we know so far about countries’ 2020 climate commitments

COP25: Diving into the first Blue COP

December 5, 2019 by  
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There’s a new tide of global awareness rising about the critical role of our oceans in climate mitigation and adaptation.

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The coal industry is shrinking — here’s what miners need for a just transition

December 5, 2019 by  
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Programs should be nurtured to have lasting effects, rather than serving as short-term band-aids.

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The coal industry is shrinking — here’s what miners need for a just transition

What to expect from the UN’s COP25 climate change conference

December 4, 2019 by  
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This article originally appeared on Ensia.In 2015, 195 countries adopted an international treaty aiming to limit global warming to less than 2 degrees Celsiuc (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) above average preindustrial temperatures in order to avert the worst of Earth’s climate emergency.

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After Cyber Monday, here comes a new spotlight on e-commerce shipping

December 4, 2019 by  
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This article is adapted from GreenBiz’s newsletter, Transport Weekly, running Tuesdays. Subscribe here.How many Amazon packages were rapidly shipped to your home this week thanks to Black Friday and Cyber Monday?For many of us, plenty. And those big cardboard boxes with tiny items inside are just one of the more visceral problems associated with the rapid rise of on-demand online shopping. 

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4 key tasks for countries at COP25 in Madrid

December 4, 2019 by  
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The conference provides an opportunity for countries to continue to build momentum ahead of 2020, which could lead to more ambitious climate commitments.

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