As Trump administration promotes coal, business giants step up calls for bolder climate action

December 12, 2018 by  
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At COP24, corporates launch series of new initiatives to help mainstream clean technologies and sustainable practices.

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When global climate change makes soils saltier, farmers lose their land and livelihoods

December 12, 2018 by  
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Sea level rises threaten agriculture — but adaptation and mitigation projects can help.

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19 finalists announced for clean-economy startup pitch competition

August 22, 2018 by  
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VERGE Accelerate to feature startups accelerating solutions in the circular economy, clean energy and sustainable transportation.

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4 cost-effective ways cities can cut carbon and create jobs

August 22, 2018 by  
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Better policies for better buildings.

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How Philips became a pioneer of circularity-as-a-service

August 22, 2018 by  
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Don’t forget to consider business model innovation from the consumer’s point of view.

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‘Water Guru’ Peter Gleick on the new role of business

August 30, 2016 by  
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Peter Gleick is the co-founder of the Pacific Institute which conducts research and policy analysis at the intersection of water systems, climate risk and sustainable development. He discusses how companies can engage in more sustainable water use and accountability, and the role of technology in providing a solution our worsening water woes at VERGE 15. 

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12 creative ways to reuse shipping containers

June 1, 2016 by  
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If you’re looking for a new project to work out your creative muscles, take a gander at cargotecture . Shipping containers have been converted into new exciting structures all around the world and can be easily purchased from warehouses, port terminals, or even eBay. Market Inspector created an infographic that explores a dozen different ways to repurpose shipping containers , from food trucks to hotels. Keep reading to see all the ways you can transform an old container into a beautiful, affordable, and sustainable new structure. + Market Inspector

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Volkswagen and the perils of not keeping it real

October 5, 2015 by  
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This was supposed to be the most “fascinating and sustainable automaker.” Yet execs don’t rely on their company’s stated purpose to guide decisions.

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The world needs better knowledge sharing on climate threat

October 5, 2015 by  
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The Climate Knowledge Brokers organization of scientists and climate experts issue a Manifesto — to foster better knowledge sharing about the threat before us.

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Lowe’s, UPS, P&G shift gears to deliver greener transport

October 5, 2015 by  
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Logistics is quickly emerging as a potential tipping point in the quest to improve supply chain sustainability.

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