Can planetary data and AI help close the conflict between capitalism and our planetary boundaries?

November 10, 2020 by  
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Can planetary data and AI help close the conflict between capitalism and our planetary boundaries? If we have any hope of closing the apparent conflict between capitalism and our planetary boundaries, we will need new ways to measure — and price — natural capital and climate risks. Andrew Zolli shares how breakthroughs in remote sensing, AI, data and analytics technologies are changing the game, generating new kinds of indicators that can power new, ecologically grounded and more socially just forms of capitalism. This session was held at GreenBiz Group’s VERGE 20, October 26-30, 2020. Learn more about the event here: https://events.greenbiz.com/events/ve…   Watch our other must-see talks here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwW3…   OUR LINKS Website: https://www.greenbiz.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/greenbiz LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/gree… Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/greenbiz_group Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GreenBiz YanniGuo Mon, 11/09/2020 – 16:18 Featured Off

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Apple’s Lisa Jackson on the power of influence in addressing climate justice and equity

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Apple’s Lisa Jackson on the power of influence in addressing climate justice and equity Since becoming Apple’s lead on environmental and social issues, Lisa Jackson has led the company to make bold commitments — not just in its own operations, but in those of its suppliers and partners. In this conversation, we’ll dive into the company’s wide-ranging initiatives, from low-carbon design to closing the materials loop to aligning entrepreneurship with social and environmental justice. This session was held at GreenBiz Group’s VERGE 20, October 26-30, 2020. Learn more about the event here: https://events.greenbiz.com/events/ve…   Watch our other must-see talks here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwW3…   OUR LINKS Website: https://www.greenbiz.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/greenbiz LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/gree… Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/greenbiz_group Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GreenBiz YanniGuo Mon, 11/09/2020 – 16:05 Featured Off

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Rushing to go nowhere: How can we make more progress on diversity in the corporate sector?

February 21, 2020 by  
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If we are to make any significant progress on critical issues such as ending poverty and climate change, as set forth in the Sustainable Development Goals, we will need everyone at the table.

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How tech became the ‘wind at the back’ of the sustainability movement

February 28, 2019 by  
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Technology is a tool that companies can increasingly use to meet sustainability and climate emissions reductions goals.

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Utilities are starting to invest in big batteries instead of building new power plants

February 28, 2019 by  
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Energy storage is beating new building in cost and performance.

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16 apps helping companies and consumers prevent food waste

October 12, 2018 by  
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These technologies are fighting both hunger and climate change.

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A toxic fungal threat is encroaching on global food supply chains

October 12, 2018 by  
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Shifting climates are encouraging these pests and diseases to flourish.

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Why we can’t reverse climate change with ‘negative emissions’ technologies

October 12, 2018 by  
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Why 2020 is such an urgent milestone for the planet

September 11, 2018 by  
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There’s a direct connection between healthy forests and grasslands, and climate change.

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BASF drives change in the palm-oil supply chain

September 11, 2018 by  
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Sponsored: Corporate accountability is key to fostering a sustainable and equitable palm-oil industry.

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