Look out, banks: Sustainability funding gets creative

October 19, 2017 by  
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Emerging fintech options can back a range of risky business ventures, such as sustainable agriculture, local resilience projects or startups.

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How the restoration economy can help us withstand the next hurricane

September 25, 2017 by  
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The vicious spate of recent hurricanes shows how vulnerable low-lying islands and cities are becoming. Yet these tools can help to develop green infrastructure to navigate this new reality.

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Entrepreneurs strut their solutions at VERGE Accelerate

September 25, 2017 by  
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Thirteen startups competed for attention for solutions to curb traffic congestion, improve lithium extraction, reduce building energy consumption and more.

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10 things you need to know about the restoration economy

September 22, 2017 by  
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Preparing for climate change means building up the systems that protect our coasts and water. Some of those will be made of steel; others will be made of trees and sand.

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New forest resilience bond blazes a trail

September 20, 2017 by  
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A public-private partnership can address this burning problem.

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The power of landscape-scale restoration for business

September 15, 2017 by  
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This often unsung solution is practical and holistic, and baked into the Paris Agreement.

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Why the big mitigation bankers are embracing ecological restoration

August 24, 2017 by  
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Mitigation banking is in the spotlight as a new group emerges and a leading trade association renames itself.

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Insuring nature, ensuring resilience

August 1, 2017 by  
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Market-based strategies only go so far. These new types of products can protect and restore ecosystems in peril.

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Why Volvo going ‘all-electric’ is less revolutionary than it seems

August 1, 2017 by  
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Take a closer look at the carmaker’s recent moves, and you’ll find the questions we should be asking.

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Lima’s master plan for green infrastructure

March 14, 2017 by  
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The Peruvian capital has a 30-year commitment to manage its water woes. Here is its plan for deploying the finances needed to restore nature.

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