Here’s how retail can be profitable and sustainable

March 17, 2020 by  
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There are obvious steps to reduce environmental impact such as getting rid of single-use plastics or curtailing excess packaging. But retailers could also optimize back-end operations to reduce their environmental impact by using data to match customer purchasing habits with merchandise and inventory.

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Could the Ohio River have rights? A movement emerges, testing the power of local control

March 17, 2020 by  
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Lake Erie recently was granted its own bill of rights. Here’s a closer look at the momentum around rights for nature.

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Coronavirus dampens 2020 outlook for clean energy and electric vehicles

March 17, 2020 by  
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The immediate crisis could undermine long-term strategy.

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How companies can use tech to turn climate commitments into action and profits

November 4, 2019 by  
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As more companies commit to reduce their climate impacts, they must deliver on their promises to numerous stakeholders. Tech is a tool to help them.

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Intuit hatches plan to help customers and employees buy clean power

April 19, 2018 by  
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Here’s an innovative new option for smaller businesses to reduce their carbon footprint.

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Battery storage holds promise in the commercial market

November 8, 2017 by  
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Here’s how a new report from NREL shows that 25 percent of customers could reduce their utility costs.

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The Laws on Plastic Bags: To Ban or Tax?

August 4, 2017 by  
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When it comes to single-use plastic bags, the disposal issue is becoming less about whether they are recycled and more about what some cities are doing to reduce their existence in the first place. If you live in a city near a body of water, it’s…

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7 steps to take if your company oversteps its planetary boundaries

October 27, 2016 by  
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The “safe operating space for humanity” is in danger. Here’s where most businesses are failing to reduce their impacts, according to a report.

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US vs. EU: Chemicals substitution faceoff

October 27, 2016 by  
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It’s conventional wisdom that Europe is far ahead in chemicals safety and green alternatives, but a new report takes a closer look.

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Can we balance the energy trilemma?

October 27, 2016 by  
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Countries need to see a comprehensive global energy policy in order to do their part in achieving the Paris Agreement goals.

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