The emergence of natural capital consciousness

February 1, 2017 by  
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Why — and how — the corporate pioneers of the 21st century will account for natural resource scarcity and plan for their impact on the climate.

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How even skyscrapers can be circular

December 17, 2016 by  
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Buildings account for nearly 40 percent of energy usage. Prefabrication is just one way to lessen their environmental impact.

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5 Sink Designs That Waste Water

October 5, 2016 by  
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Kitchen and bathroom sink faucets account for 19 percent of total water usage of an average home, according to Conserve H2O. Fortunately, new kitchen faucet sink designs curb water consumption by using no more than 2.5 gallons per minute, per…

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EPA limits on aircraft emissions are ready for takeoff

July 29, 2016 by  
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The Environmental Protection Agency on Monday declared that jet engine exhaust endangers public health by contributing to climate change, a key milestone as it works to develop regulations that will cut carbon emissions from commercial aircraft.Large commercial jets account for 11 percent of all emissions from the global transportation sector. Aircraft emissions are expected to grow by 50 percent by 2050 as demand for air travel increases.

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How urban consumption lies at the root of deforestation

July 29, 2016 by  
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Increasing urban consumption contributes massively to deforestation, a major source of emissions, despite growing sustainability efforts.

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When will your company begin accounting for nature?

June 28, 2013 by  
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Dow and other corporate leaders are using scientific knowledge and experience to account for how their operations interact with nature.

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Despite Global Ban, Small Planes in U.S. Still Use Leaded Gas

November 2, 2011 by  
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Leaded gas has been banned since the 1970s. So how come small airplanes account for 50% of the lead air pollution in the U.S.?

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Americans Not Making Great Progress on Home Energy Efficiency Improvements

November 2, 2011 by  
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Just 15% of Americans have gotten home energy audits, and one-third don’t even think they need one.

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Massive Desertec Solar Power Project Begins Construction in Morocco Next Year

November 2, 2011 by  
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500 MW of solar thermal power begins construction in Morocco, kicking off massive plans to tap into the enormous renewable energy potential of the Sahara Desert.

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Fracking Firm Admits It Caused Earthquakes in England

November 2, 2011 by  
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A UK fracking firm has confirmed that its operations were behind small earthquakes this Spring, but insists there is no cause for alarm.

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