Can we really solve the million-piece climate puzzle?

April 20, 2017 by  
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Too many of us are too focused on addressing narrow slices of the challenge, rather than the bigger picture.

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Can we really solve the million-piece climate puzzle?

Marijuana meets Big Food: Why green weed isn’t easy to grow

April 20, 2017 by  
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Cannabis companies are hiring agriculture experts to grow newly-legal businesses, but pitfalls like organic labeling and big energy bills loom large.

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‘Drawdown’ and global warming’s hopeful new math

April 17, 2017 by  
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A new book edited by Paul Hawken offers the promise of solving, not just slowing, the climate crisis via a suite of technologies and practices that are available now.

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Episode 71: Paul Hawken on his new book; can blockchain brew sustainable coffee?

April 14, 2017 by  
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This week on 350: Getting charged up about energy storage, one hospital’s Rx for sustainability and Paul Hawken’s upcoming book on reversing climate change.

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Old, dirty, creaky U.S. electric grid could cost $5 trillion to replace

April 12, 2017 by  
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Where should our infrastructure spending go?

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Old, dirty, creaky U.S. electric grid could cost $5 trillion to replace

A new standard for net-zero leases in Boulder

April 11, 2017 by  
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The Rocky Mountain Institute is among the new tenants at an ambitious new development in the Colorado city.

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A new standard for net-zero leases in Boulder

The green business guide to Brexit: 10 questions to ask

April 7, 2017 by  
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Brexit throws up countless uncertainties for green businesses, but they should not be allowed to paralyze decision makers.

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Publishing writes a new chapter on sustainable culture

April 7, 2017 by  
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Books are a $28 billion industry in the U.S. One employee-owned publishing house is turning the public conversation towards sustainable living.

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Why can’t utility execs stand up for the climate?

April 5, 2017 by  
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The electricity industry historically has played the biggest role in the U.S. greenhouse gas emissions problem. It has an even greater potential to be an even bigger part of the solution, but its leaders must speak up.

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Greening the fleet: Uber eyes EV-only service in London

April 5, 2017 by  
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Charging infrastructure is the major barrier to rolling out all-electric taxis in London, according to findings from six-month Uber study.

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