Inside Shell’s EV charging vision

July 10, 2019 by  
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This article is adapted from the newsletter Transport Weekly, running Tuesdays. Subscribe here.There was no better example of Shell’s difficult balancing act — between the fossil fuel engine that has driven its business for decades and its aims for a cleaner future — than an unexpected issue that arose at one of its recent events in the San Francisco Bay Area.  

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Best Buy’s Alexis Ludwig-Vogen: Plugging into the circular economy

July 3, 2019 by  
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Alexis Ludwig-Vogen, Best Buy’s Director of Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability shares how Best Buy has built the circular economy into its business model.

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Novozymes: Integrating the world’s climate goals into a business plan

December 16, 2015 by  
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Biotechnology giant Novozymes has built its business strategy around helping to hold down global warming below 2C and delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals.

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How eBay Harnesses Users & Employees to Make Shopping Greener

January 30, 2012 by  
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John Donahoe, the CEO of the online retail platform, talks about how the company backed into sustainability as part of its business model, how it gathers green ideas from employees, and why 'users' are the new 'consumers.'

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Nest Thermostats: Making Home Energy Use Smarter & Sexier

January 30, 2012 by  
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What if the smart thermostat in your house were as easy to use as your smartphone — and as good-looking, too? That's challenge that Nest is taking on.

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Volvo Revs Up Climate Goals with WWF Partnership

November 5, 2010 by  
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The Volvo Group, whose brands include Mack Trucks, Volvo Trucks, Renault Trucks and UD Trucks, has become the world’s first vehicle manufacturer to join the WWF Climate Leaders program. Volvo truck companies have vowed to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions produced over the lifetime of the trucks they manufacture through 2014 by 13 million tons.

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BSR 2010: Maersk Slows Down to Go Greener

November 5, 2010 by  
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Taking a counterintuitive approach to its business, Maersk has found that slower is a better business when it comes to shipping.

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At Pack Expo, Some Vendors Grow Greener While Others Fade Away

November 5, 2010 by  
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At the biannual packaging industry mega-show, the green flags that were waving far and wide in 2008 were almost completely absent, but some promising signs and innovative solutions were on display on the show floor.

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BSR 2010: Conflict Mineral Supply Headed Toward a Crisis?

November 4, 2010 by  
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Under a new SEC rule, a key deadline to file information on corporations’ sources of "conflict minerals" used in electronics is fast approaching. Although industry is working with NGOs, governments and local miners to set up the necessary tracking rules, time may be too short to complete the work.

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