Could ‘pay-as-you-go’ solar electrify rural Africa?

March 15, 2017 by  
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Pay-as-you-go systems helped make cell phones widespread across Africa by bypassing landline infrastructure. Can the same model work for solar energy?

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Is the finance sector really equipped to assess climate risks?

March 9, 2017 by  
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It’s 10 years after the sub-prime mortgage crisis and analysts are still largely ignoring long-term financial risks.

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Why coal country must be part of the clean economy

March 8, 2017 by  
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One of the most remarkable developments in recent years has been the relatively drama-free embrace in many corners of the private sector of the concept of environmental externalities. Arguments over the indirect costs of fossil fuel combustion — climate change, mercury contamination, ground level ozone and the like — have been a form of hand-to-hand combat in utility rate cases and other regulatory actions for years.

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Chinese firms dominate top 200 clean energy moneymakers

February 21, 2017 by  
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China is playing a leading role in the corporate clean energy landscape, with almost the double number of U.S. companies in latest rankings .

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Food industry moves to remedy expiration dating games

February 21, 2017 by  
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In a bid to reduce food waste, two major industry associations have released new guidance to clarify food expiration dates.

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Are we nearing an energy Trumpocalypse?

February 6, 2017 by  
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A global energy crisis is a lot less hypothetical than it was just a few weeks ago. Is your company ready?

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From Amcor to Dow to Veolia, what the ‘New Plastics Economy’ means

February 6, 2017 by  
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Fifteen global brands pledged to find replacements for polystyrene, expanded polystyrene and PVC. What’s next?

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Making a persuasive case for clean energy in 2017

January 24, 2017 by  
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The numbers speak for themselves: Renewable energy builds real jobs, and that’s just part of the picture.

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The long view: Enter President Trump

January 10, 2017 by  
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The consequences of Donald Trump’s presidency may shape global economy, geology and climate for millennia.

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Why transportation tech is on a collision course for 2017

January 4, 2017 by  
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From self-driving Ubers to the battle brewing over the next Tesla, the mobility revolution is poised to come to a head this year.

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