Clean Air in California? Easier Than You May Think!

September 2, 2020 by  
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Clean Air in California? Easier Than You May Think! In the run up to California Clean Air Day, join GreenBiz for a conversation about some of the available and affordable solutions that are delivering a real lasting impact in California’s fight against air pollution and climate change.  Certain regions in the United States, particularly in California, continue to face an air pollution crisis. Fighting air pollution, and the many health issues caused by it, means accelerating the phase out of fossil fuels. And doing so could save millions of lives and billions of dollars. In this one-hour webcast, Neste US President Jeremy Baines, California Air Resources Board Executive Officer Richard Corey, and GreenBiz Sr. Transportation Writer & Analyst Katie Fehrenbacher, will explore how advanced biofuels and the circular economy are measurably helping in our collective fight against air pollution and climate change. Importantly, it will provide solutions that any forward-thinking business or city can choose to use right now. Among the topics: How renewable diesel can accelerate the phase out of fossil fuels, enabling cities and businesses to quickly and affordably achieve their climate goals.  How the City of Oakland created a closed-loop, circular economy that benefits its residents. One where the city’s fleet runs on 100% renewable fuel made from the city’s waste. What fuels have played the biggest role in the LCFS to date, where the regulation is heading, and what businesses and cities can do now to help “future proof their fleets. Moderator: Katie Fehrenbacher, Senior Writer & Transportation Analyst, GreenBiz Group Speakers:  Richard Corey, Executive Officer, California Air Resources Board Jeremy Baines, President, Neste US If you can’t tune in live, please register and we will email you a link to access the archived webcast footage and resources, available to you on-demand after the webcast. taylor flores Wed, 09/02/2020 – 10:19 Katie Fehrenbacher Senior Writer & Analyst, Transportation GreenBiz Group @katiefehren Richard Corey Executive Officer California Air Resources Board @AirResources gbz_webcast_date Thu, 10/01/2020 – 10:00 – Thu, 10/01/2020 – 11:00

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How can we adapt to climate change? This online hub has answers

January 17, 2020 by  
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A database of practical tools, case studies, state and regional action plans, and other resources offers lessons on building resiliency.

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The haunting reality of ocean plastics

November 11, 2019 by  
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A new report highlights the lasting danger of pollution in our seas — but also the opportunity to remove and innovate with the resources that get dumped there.

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Americans, especially millennials and Gen Z, are embracing plant-based meat products

November 11, 2019 by  
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More consumers than ever are trying alternative proteins. But will they make them part of their diets?

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Mary Nichols on the transition to a decarbonized transportation system

November 5, 2019 by  
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Hear from Mary Nichols, the Chair of the California Air Resources Board (CARB), who have spent years guiding, navigating and sometimes battling for a transition to a decarbonized transportation system.

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Can Growth in Sustainable Energy Reduce Natural Resources Overspend?

September 30, 2019 by  
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Globally, we are consuming resources faster than the Earth can … The post Can Growth in Sustainable Energy Reduce Natural Resources Overspend? appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Earth911 Podcast, Sept. 30, 2019: ISRI’s State of the Recycling System

September 30, 2019 by  
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Explore the state of U.S. recycling with Joe Pickard, chief … The post Earth911 Podcast, Sept. 30, 2019: ISRI’s State of the Recycling System appeared first on Earth911.com.

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The call to business and capital, from business and capital

July 13, 2019 by  
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While business has contributed to the mass destruction of our resources, it also holds the key to the solutions.

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Scaling distributed energy resources to benefit everyone

June 28, 2018 by  
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For Hawai‘i to achieve its 100% clean energy goal, it cannot rely solely on grid-scale projects, making Distributed Energy Resources and the end-user an important piece of the puzzle.

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Tackling transportation demand, smart growth and efficiency in Hawaii’s car culture

June 28, 2018 by  
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The transportation sector has typically made up about 30% of the carbon emissions from society, second to the utility sector. However, in 2016, transportation overtook utilities. This occurred even as cars became more efficient because we have built communities and a transportation sector that force people to travel 2% more per year every year.

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