The transformative power of poetry

September 6, 2017 by  
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Kealoha, the first Poet Laureate of Hawaii and the first poet to perform at a Hawaii governor’s inauguration, brings the transformative power of poetry to the VERGE Hawaii main stage. His work weaves through themes of building, growth and the agency that all people have within us to sow the seeds of sustainable change. Because creating a better future takes a global village. 

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Tradition, culture guide Hawaii’s 100 percent renewables quest

June 27, 2017 by  
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Three perspectives on “keeping everyone in the same canoe.”

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Exit Interview: Peter Seligmann, Conservation International

June 27, 2017 by  
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The co-founder of the global environmental nonprofit reflects on 30 years of growth and change as he prepares to step down.

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How AT&T and McDonald’s turn sustainability into sales

June 27, 2017 by  
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Attributes like energy efficiency can enhance the perceived value of a product, but don’t make them the primary focus of messaging.

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How not-for-profits spread advocacy through education

May 5, 2017 by  
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How a city bike shop fosters job training, environmental education and community engagement while earning $400,000 annually.

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The entire U.S. energy picture depicted in (almost) one chart

May 5, 2017 by  
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Last year, 66.4 quads of energy, or more than two-thirds of the total energy consumed, was rejected or given off as waste heat.

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Episode 74: Secrets to ESG investing and teaming up on clean energy

May 5, 2017 by  
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In this week’s episode: 7 top self-driving car contenders, what index provider FTSE Russell knows about ESG investing and tag team corporate clean energy deals.

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How brands rebuild trust through authentic action

March 31, 2017 by  
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Public trust is at an all-time low, according to the 2017 Edelman Trust Barometer, but business might be the key to rebuilding faith in the system.

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Why cutting food waste soon could get easier

March 31, 2017 by  
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Proposed new legislation would make it simpler for restaurants and food service companies to donate excess edible food.

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AB InBev brews up 100 percent renewable energy order

March 31, 2017 by  
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Beer brewing giant responds to investor calls by committing to sourcing 100 percent of its power from renewables.

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