Biomimicry vs. biophilia: A primer

October 27, 2017 by  
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Nature’s technology inspires human-made innovations in everything from Blue Planet cement to the office of Cookfox Architects.

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The art of kickstarting your heartbeat

October 25, 2017 by  
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A daughter of the Navajo reconnects with what it means to be truly part of the planet that gives us life.

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How to influence government and avoid the ‘tragedy of the commons’

September 26, 2017 by  
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The world and everyone on it are headed towards a “flash point,” said Luis Salaveria, director of Hawaii’s department of business, economic development and tourism, at VERGE Hawaii 2017. That includes communities, businesses and governments that have both benefited from modern advancements in agriculture, medicine and science and contributed to the environmental crises facing the planet. 

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Sustainability professionals should ‘surf’ this career roadmap

September 18, 2017 by  
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This four-letter word can regenerate the planet and ensure meaningful jobs for young people.

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4 Clever Ways to Encourage Your Children to Recycle

August 15, 2017 by  
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As we all know, recycling is crucial when it comes to caring for our planet — and instilling this responsibility in children when they are young is a surefire way to encourage them to do it for years to come. But how can we do this without it being…

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How big data and behavioral science boost energy efficiency

July 31, 2017 by  
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The vast majority of people are willing to do the right thing if given the chance, especially when it comes to preserving the planet for future generations. The challenge is empowering people with the tools and knowledge to make better purchasing decisions for energy-efficient products. Figuring out how to engage the consumer market, which spends $1 billion on energy-consuming products per year in the U.S. alone, is where Enervee comes in. 

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Inside the rise and fall of NRG’s green strategy

July 17, 2017 by  
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The company’s former CEO is of two minds: Great for shareholders, but not so much for the planet — or the climate movement.

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VERGE Talk: renewable energy, climate change, and the tragedy of the commons

July 7, 2017 by  
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Hawaii has the opportunity to serve as a model for the rest of the world, but how are we going to live on the planet going forward?  DBEDT Director Luis Salaveria takes a closer look at how solutions to our current sustainability problems may lie in the past.  Get ready for a reality check on Hawaii’s path to a 100% renewable energy future.

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Accelerating resilience and energy security on islands

July 7, 2017 by  
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Henk Rogers joins the Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Navy Energy Installations & Environment and CIO for Command, Control, Comms & Cyber Directorate at U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM)  to discuss their frameworks for thinking about driving more resilience, energy security and sustainability solutions across islands. 

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VERGE Talk: living in a "living building” — a real-world report

July 7, 2017 by  
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The founder of Earth Day and developer of world’s greenest office building tells his story — and what it may mean for Hawaii.

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