What businesses need to know about Berkeley’s historic natural gas ban

October 17, 2019 by  
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The current ordinance will have a very narrow impact on developers, but it is encouraging other cities to move forward. Meanwhile, companies are taking electrification into their own hands.

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More mayors are appointing chief resilience officers

July 28, 2017 by  
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As cities take climate matters into their own hands, all 24 U.S. members of the 100 Resilient Cities Network have added the CRO title.

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Measuring the ROI for circularity soon may be easier

April 6, 2017 by  
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More companies are introducing circular concepts into their product manufacturing, but a full transition to circularity may need convincing metrics. Ellen MacArthur Foundation, Accenture and UL EHS are working on it.

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Engaging the C-suite to reach global goals

February 13, 2017 by  
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Novozymes and Unilever are among companies embedding the U.N. SDGs into their business practice. Here are their strategies.

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Going slowly in an age of acceleration

February 13, 2017 by  
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Sustainability leaders must be vigilant to navigate the mesmerizing, yet volatile, business and political environment.

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Video: Why Plastic Bags Can’t Go with the Regular Recycling

December 22, 2016 by  
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Lots of people have good intentions when they throw their plastic bags into their regular recycling bin, or bundle up a group of recyclables in a bag to toss in a recycling dumpster. The problem with that? Plastic bags don’t play nice with…

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If utilities moved to the cloud, would they use more renewables?

August 5, 2016 by  
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If utilities adopted cloud technologies, they’d be better able to integrate renewable energy sources into their mix, a Navigant study finds.

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Utopian off-grid Regen Village produces all of its own food and energy

May 24, 2016 by  
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Danish architectural firm EFFEKT envisioned a future where self-sustaining communities grow their own food and produce their own energy. They incorporated that vision into their ReGen Villages, planned off-grid communities that address issues from climate change to the food crisis through sustainable design. They plan to start building these utopian communities this summer. According to EFFEKT’s website, there are five principles behind the ReGen Villages: “Energy positive homes. Door-step…

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The business benefits of the climate fight

December 26, 2015 by  
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Climate change impacts won’t leave any industries untouched, and many firms are profiting from building resilience into their business models.

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Building Sustainable Infrastructure: The New Tools

November 19, 2012 by  
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Join a free, one-hour webcast to learn more about how cities, states, and other entities are embedding sustainability into their infrastructure projects, and the tools and resources they use.

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