Earth911 Podcast, July 16, 2018: Sustainability in Your Ear

July 16, 2018 by  
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Join the Earth911 gang to talk through how to recycle … The post Earth911 Podcast, July 16, 2018: Sustainability in Your Ear appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Did Hawaii Just Ban Your Favorite Sunscreen?

July 5, 2018 by  
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Planning a trip to Hawaii for your next vacation? You … The post Did Hawaii Just Ban Your Favorite Sunscreen? appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Day 1, Sidebar Discussion with Dawn Lippert, Elemental Excelerator

July 1, 2018 by  
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Day 1, Sidebar Discussion with Dawn Lippert, Elemental Excelerator, Hawaii governor Ige, CRO Honolulu Joshua Stanroe, transition to 100 percent clean energy, activating stakeholders, user-centric future, public and private partnership, start-ups.

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Dawn Lippert, CEO, Elemental Excelerator, investments, Hawaii

June 29, 2018 by  
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Roger Morton, General Manager Oahu Transit Services, electric vehicles

June 29, 2018 by  
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Roger Morton, General Manager for Oahu Transit Services talks the electric vehicle transition. 2035 is the goal for public vehicles like buses, and 2045 is the commitment for private vehicles’ electrification. The funding is there for these infrastructure developments, and the action is being taken on the promise.

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VERGE Talk: Disruptive technologies — how GIS is transforming crisis management

June 28, 2018 by  
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The VP of Operations at the Los Angeles Homeland Security Council explains how a data-driven tool they created for the City and County of L.A. changed her community’s ability to respond in emergency situations and redefined its crisis management systems — across the utilities, police, fire and other vital government departments. She tells the stories of accelerated resilience and security across various community groups and shares her lessons and resources for Hawaii and other areas in need.

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Electrifying everything: challenges and opportunities

June 28, 2018 by  
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Many experts think that the fastest path to decarbonization is to electrify everything — buildings, transportation and communities. But there is danger in myopic thinking, and systemic challenges lie ahead. California and Hawaii energy leaders share their stories on how each state is tackling these barriers and creating new models to unleash profitable opportunities.

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Clearing the path for 100% clean energy and transportation

June 27, 2018 by  
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Hawaii is now into its third year of carving a path to achieve its  100% renewable electricity mandate by 2045; Meanwhile, Hawaii recently became the first U.S. state to commit to 100% renewable fuel sources for public and private ground transportation, with a target of 2045. To lead the charge, the City and County of Honolulu, the County of Maui, and the County of Kauai pledged to transition all fleet vehicles to 100% renewable power by 2035.

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VERGE Talk: Connecting the dots to transcend oil

June 26, 2018 by  
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In 2008, Hawaii signed into law the most aggressive clean energy goals of any state in the Union. It set the islands on a path to clean energy. Ten years later, the four counties matched the State’s clean energy goal with a commitment to 100% renewable ground transportation and new data tells the story of how Hawaii can move faster than anyone originally thought, more than doubling its renewable energy potential to up to 84% by 2030.

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From root to fruit: looking back and reflecting forward with Ramsay Taum

June 26, 2018 by  
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As one of the cultural advisors involved with the Blue Planet Summit ten years ago — which worked in parallel with the genesis of the Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative and eventually Governor Ige’s 100% renewable electricity mandate — Ramsay Taum takes us back to what helped catalyze a paradigm shift in 2008 and what lessons can be learned as Hawaii’s energy and climate stakeholders take action today.

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