Why human health must be at the center of climate action

December 11, 2019 by  
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Companies can exacerbate the challenges, but the private sector also positively contribute to solving these challenges.

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As EV adoption grows, charging infrastructure needs to do the same

December 11, 2019 by  
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Electric vehicle manufacturers, governments and every entity in between have roles to play.

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Will the private sector be held liable for climate change?

December 11, 2019 by  
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National governments have been sued in climate change lawsuits. Companies could be next.

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Investor interest fuels SASB adoption, inspires new GRI tax disclosure standard

December 9, 2019 by  
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The argument for discussing financial metrics alongside environmental, social and governance data gains new supporters.

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S&P Global plans to acquire RobecoSAM’s ESG ratings business

November 26, 2019 by  
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This is the S&P’s latest move in accelerating and scaling up its environmental social governance expertise.

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Value-added tax: a potential solution for carbon leakage

November 26, 2019 by  
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This system would be burdensome and inefficient but it could make it feasible to practically address carbon leakage.

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Needed: A systematic effort to monitor and report greenwashing related to the SDGs

November 18, 2019 by  
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There is a need for an independent institutional arrangement to call out companies that are overstating SDG commitments in corporate reporting or financing declarations.

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Is governance the unexplored secret behind Patagonia’s business success?

November 18, 2019 by  
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Contrary to what you might expect, the company doesn’t offer employee stock options, in part so it can continue to push boundaries of corporate behavior.

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Four questions answered on the US leaving the Paris Climate Agreement

November 18, 2019 by  
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One question — what does the U.S. exit mean for curbing climate change?

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Episode 197: Shell gets back to nature, General Mills’ soil savant

November 15, 2019 by  
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Plus, why urban agriculture is a fertile market for growth.

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