A global ban on fishing on the high seas? The time is now

October 23, 2018 by  
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Marine biologist Daniel Pauly is calling for a total ban on open-ocean fishing to rebuild depleted global fish stocks and prevent the demise of the fishing industry itself.

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Schneider Electric on carbon pricing and keeping within 2 degrees

December 20, 2015 by  
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Schneider Electric is among companies calling for a global price on carbon. Listen to this interview with Schneider’s Aurelie Jardin to hear why.

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Let’s ‘Uberize’ sustainability

September 14, 2015 by  
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We have a narrow window of time to get our collective act together. Are we calling for change-as-usual or for a breakthrough?

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Calculating the cost of disaster vs. the price of resilience

December 7, 2012 by  
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In Sandy's aftermath, most have been concerned with getting life back to "normal." A few are calling for resilience to handle what’s now being dubbed the “new normal.” And a very few are trying to calculate the real costs of the disaster.  

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Why Obama is Right on the Money with His (Green) Jobs Speech

September 9, 2011 by  
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In saying that we don’t need to sacrifice our safeguards to create more jobs, and in calling for a race to the top rather than the bottom, the president tonight laid out a comprehensive, pragmatic and green solution to our economic crisis.

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How Public Opinion Drives Deep Green Trends in Germany

August 24, 2011 by  
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Germans reacted to the nuclear crisis in Japan by calling for a phasing out of all its nuclear power plants. They then reacted to the need to meet a newly minted energy demand by calling for more renewable energy. Public attitudes to green growth is so strong that major companies are being persuaded to vault past the nation’s already-ambitious clean energy gas — because “it’s what consumers want”. The New York Times has the story …. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Google, BT, Ikea Urge EU to Set Tougher Carbon Goals

June 15, 2011 by  
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Seventy-two companies are calling for deeper carbon cuts in the EU, while a separate report questions whether U.K. companies are ready to tackle their own carbon footprints

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Monsanto’s Roundup Herbicide Comes Under Fire: EPA Reviews for Safety and Boulder Discontinues Use

May 3, 2011 by  
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Image: Jeff Turner via flickr Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide has been coming under increasing scrutiny, and it’s about time. Glyphosate, the main ingredient in the herbicide, is being reviewed for safety by regulators in the U.S

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Misubishi Hopes To Profit From Bluefin Tuna Decline

March 8, 2010 by  
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It’s no secret that the world population of bluefin tuna is declining rapidly. The scientific and conservation communities have been calling for an international trade ban for years and Mathew told us last year about a report stating that Atlantic bluefin tuna could disappear in as little as three years if current catch levels were maintained.

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Out of the Ruins, A More Sustainable Haiti?

February 7, 2010 by  
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Photo credit: Getty Images. With over a million left homeless and its capital city all but destroyed, Haiti is set to become the focus of an enormous rebuilding effort

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