How 16 initiatives are changing urban agriculture through tech and innovation

January 2, 2020 by  
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From high-tech indoor farms in France and Singapore to mobile apps connecting urban growers and eaters in India and the United States, here are more than a dozen initiatives using tech, entrepreneurship, and social innovation to change urban agriculture.

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How 16 initiatives are changing urban agriculture through tech and innovation

How 16 initiatives are changing urban agriculture through tech and innovation

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From high-tech indoor farms in France and Singapore to mobile apps connecting urban growers and eaters in India and the United States, here are more than a dozen initiatives using tech, entrepreneurship, and social innovation to change urban agriculture.

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Pratima Rao Gluckman on the promise of blockchain for accelerating circular solutions

November 6, 2019 by  
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Pratima Rao Gluckman, Senior Engineering Leader at VMware, shares insights on where and how blockchain will enable and accelerate solutions to critical environmental and social challenges on the VERGE 19 main stage in Oakland, California.

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The innovation buzz from Stockholm World Water Week

September 25, 2019 by  
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It’s not just about technology, it’s about laws, public policy and social engagement.

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A locally led move toward microgrids in Puerto Rico

September 25, 2019 by  
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The shift can promote energy equity, foster local ownership and avoid expensive and polluting investments in fossil fuels.

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Climate action’s triple dividend

September 19, 2019 by  
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Reducing future losses, increased productivity, and social benefits — that’s a pretty healthy ROI.

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Good news, bad news: 4 trends in US energy use

September 19, 2019 by  
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We reviewed the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s energy consumption data, so you don’t have to. Here’s what you need to know.

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Youth are calling for immediate climate action, and majority of Americans agree

September 19, 2019 by  
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Major CBS News poll released as part of Covering Climate Now, a collaboration of more than 250 news outlets around the world to strengthen coverage of the climate story

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Mexico wants to run a tourist train through its Mayan heartland — should it?

August 20, 2019 by  
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Big public works like the Maya Train demand careful planning. But the environmental and social repercussions could be disastrous.

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ESG loans broaden access to sustainability-linked financing

March 6, 2019 by  
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Betting they’ll reduce future risk, banks cut interest rates for corp borrowers that improve their environmental and social outcomes.

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