Building sustainability from the ground up

August 24, 2017 by  
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Denis Hayes, founder of Earth Day and president of the Bullitt Foundation, knows a few things about building an environmental movement from a strong foundation. He also knows that it’s a long road, but that every brick laid helps society at large, although there’s work yet to be done. Here, he discusses the ins and outs of the Bullitt Center, a “living building” in Seattle, and his hope for the equitable future of the organizations that call it home.

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Jigar Shah on the solar industry’s next big steps

May 11, 2017 by  
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The founder of SunEdison discusses the many factors that are bringing renewable energy to mass markets — and why the company’s bankruptcy doesn’t represent an industry-wide problem.

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An investor discusses driving change by doing well

March 17, 2017 by  
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Cary Krosinsky discusses the shift towards value-first impact investing.

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The no-brainer case for saving fuel economy standards

March 17, 2017 by  
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4 reasons why the Trump administration should reconsider dismantling our current automotive fuel standards.

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Shelby Clark & RelayRides: Car-sharing by & for the people

May 6, 2012 by  
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The CEO of the car-sharing company RelayRides discusses the collaborative consumption economy, partnering with GM, and just what it means to share your car with strangers.

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How Nestlé got a GRI A+ for its Creating Shared Value report

April 17, 2012 by  
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Janet Voute, vice president and global head of public affairs at Nestle, discusses the experience of issuing the first ever global sustainability report to meet the Global Reporting Initiative's A+ requirements.

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Author Will Potter Explains Why Green is the New Red (Video)

December 9, 2011 by  
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Investigative journalist Will Potter discusses the ties between the Red Scare and the ongoing targeting of environmental activists.

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Jonathan Franzen Talks Population Growth, Conservation (Video)

November 4, 2011 by  
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The author of the widely-acclaimed ‘Freedom’ discusses the environmental themes he addresses in that novel.

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Why The #Occupy Movement Is An Environmental Movement

November 4, 2011 by  
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F. Scott Fitzgerald said “The Rich Are Different Than You And Me”. He was right. TreeHugger should recognize that the 1% are cooking this planet.

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Did Obama Just Reveal He Might Delay or Deny the Keystone XL Pipeline? (Video)

November 2, 2011 by  
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In a recent interview, Obama discusses the pros and cons of Keystone XL, leading to wild speculation as to whether he’s leaning towards approving or denying it.

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