Episode 83: CSR careers grow up; the energy market evolves

July 7, 2017 by  
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In this week’s episode, we discuss the whether the future of GMOs is ethical and if the Green Power Partnership will go the way of Energy Star.

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Dear Southeast Asian nations: Dive deep into marine preservation

July 7, 2017 by  
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Marine ecosystems, which provide livelihoods for 130 million people in Southeast Asia, show how the health of nature and economy are interconnected.

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100 seeds for a sustainable future: Part 8

May 25, 2017 by  
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Students discuss the business of crisis management, innovate clean water solutions and find the link between tax fraud and poverty.

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How automation could simplify emissions reductions

May 25, 2017 by  
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Technology that seamlessly shifts timing of consumption into the cleanest possible intervals may be closer than you realize.

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Beyond electrification: exploring alternative fuels for a clean energy economy

September 30, 2016 by  
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The promise of electric vehicles dominates mainstream media coverage, but they’re not the only way to reduce the transportation sector’s dependence on petroleum. Our experts will discuss the promise and practicality of various alternative fuels, especially cellulosic ethanol. Learn more about which approaches show the most promise for reducing carbon emission, the connection between ethanol and high octane, and why going cleaner doesn’t mean sacrificing performance.

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Gil Friend and Krista Huhtala-Jenks on urban planning in the age of mobility services

September 30, 2016 by  
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Transportation is on the move, and the convergence of technical, business model and social innovation—Mobility as a Service (MaaS), autonomous vehicles, sharing platforms, electrification, trip caps and more—stand to reshape the urban landscape. But the policy, regulatory and planning landscapes need to adapt as quickly as the technology. What’s needed, what’s happening, what’s possible—and what could go wrong?

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Faith Leaders Hold No-Fly Climate Summit

January 16, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Faith Climate Connect From Copenhagen’s gargantuan carbon footprint to Al Gore’s emissions there’s no shortage of people complaining about the carbon emitted by those who want to cut carbon.

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Researchers ask how best to engineer the planet

October 31, 2009 by  
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–A group of academics on Friday considered the ultimate engineering challenge: building machines to stabilize the earth’s climate. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology convened a symposium here to discuss the potential benefits and pitfalls of geoengineering , also called climate engineering. Everything from shooting light-blocking particles into the …

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