Stress Test: How banks are looking at climate risk

February 10, 2017 by  
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More banks are increasingly seeing climate change as a financial risk, but, according to a recent report, few are disclosing these risks.

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Target’s new chemicals policy hits a bullseye

February 10, 2017 by  
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The retail giant aims to achieve chemicals transparency by 2020. Can it cleanse the market of harmful toxics?

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Why green bonds are reaching record highs

January 25, 2017 by  
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A recent report by Moody’s Investor Services shows that green bond issuances reached record highs in 2016. Yet, many U.S. companies remain hesitant about them.

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4 Reasons the Cost of Solar Energy Keeps Falling

November 21, 2016 by  
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The U.S. now has enough solar energy capacity to power 6.2 million homes, according to a recent report by the Solar Energy Industry Association. Solar power is growing at an unprecedented rate of 43 percent, year over year. The plummeting cost of…

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The top 7 reasons businesses should fear climate change

August 10, 2015 by  
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A recent report from the Economist lays out the global cost of inaction on climate issues.

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Don’t Toss That Food! You’re Probably Reading the Label Wrong

October 29, 2013 by  
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Forty percent of the food produced in the United States never gets eaten, making food waste a huge problem. A number of factors contribute to this situation, but a recent report by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the …

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Big Food is failing the poor, Oxfam says

February 27, 2013 by  
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A recent report finds that the sector's largest companies should be doing more for people and the environment.

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Plastic Bag Recycling Report Sparks Debate

February 7, 2012 by  
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The recycling of post-consumer plastic bags and wraps reached nearly 972 million pounds in 2010, according to a recent report. This represents a 14 percent increase over 2009 and a 50 percent increase since 2005, according to the report developed…

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U.S. Solar’s Best Quarter Ever

December 23, 2011 by  
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The U.S. solar industry shattered records in the third quarter of 2011, installing 449 megawatts of new capacity in just three months, according to a recent report issued by GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). More U.S….

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Secrets of the Super Greenies Revealed

August 10, 2011 by  
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A recent report from Scarborough Research delves into the habits of super green consumers.

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