The Rising Tide of Corporate Action Against Ocean Plastic

March 11, 2019 by  
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It is estimated that there are already over 5 trillion pieces of plastic debris in the ocean, with 8 million tons of plastic entering the ocean each year. Hear from experts on the role companies can play in combatting this trend, and how to be part of the solution.

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Grading our progress as we approach the 2020 climate turning point

February 18, 2019 by  
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A new World Resources Institute report shows us how far we’ve come — and how far we have to go.

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Reuse makes a comeback

February 18, 2019 by  
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The three Rs were just the beginning.

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The sustainability movement has disappeared. Where did it go?

January 8, 2019 by  
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Its influence is increasingly difficult to see — unless you know where and how to look. This is good news. At least, partly.

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Episode 135: Changing the narrative on consumption, Apple’s gang of four

August 10, 2018 by  
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In this episode, how the corporate world can get down to work on plastics, the science of behavioral economics, and how Akamai, Etsy and Swiss Re are benefiting from Apple’s renewable energy procurement strategy.

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Is vertical farming the future for agriculture or a distraction from other climate problems?

August 10, 2018 by  
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Vertical farming promises a more equitable, resilient food system. But is it just a trend that perpetuates our current problems?

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Can data improve the lives of women around the world?

August 9, 2018 by  
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BSR wants to close the gender data gap — the lack of data on what women’s issues are and how many women face them.

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The Inconvenient Youth: Pestering others on pro-social behavior

January 9, 2018 by  
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Two researchers set out to learn how, and how much, young people can influence others to change their environmental behaviors.

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Colorado hits lowest renewables and storage bids to date

January 9, 2018 by  
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The state will deliver reliable renewables plus storage projects at a price that is cheaper than operational coal capacity.

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Fear of missing the mark can subvert ambitious targets

January 9, 2018 by  
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But here’s evidence about why that belief is short-sighted.

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