Can we use nature to mitigate wildfire risk?

October 11, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

As wildfire season heightens, The Nature Conservancy is developing and implementing a new strategy to fight back.

View post:
Can we use nature to mitigate wildfire risk?

Global climate regulation looms on the horizon. Are banks and insurers ready?

October 8, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Regulatory scrutiny of sustainability risks has only just begun.

Excerpt from:
Global climate regulation looms on the horizon. Are banks and insurers ready?

4 energy security lessons from rebuilding Puerto Rico’s electrical system after Hurricane Maria

September 27, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on 4 energy security lessons from rebuilding Puerto Rico’s electrical system after Hurricane Maria

A resilient electrical production and distribution system is possible — if we learn from past experience.

Go here to see the original:
4 energy security lessons from rebuilding Puerto Rico’s electrical system after Hurricane Maria

Big companies, big commitments at Climate Week

September 27, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on Big companies, big commitments at Climate Week

The historic announcements and procurements from businesses showed that climate action is picking up pace, but is it fast enough?

View original post here:
Big companies, big commitments at Climate Week

From the farm to the restaurant, how people are investing in regenerative agriculture

September 27, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on From the farm to the restaurant, how people are investing in regenerative agriculture

Farming itself could regenerate the land — but it might take both public and private sectors to achieve success.

Read more:
From the farm to the restaurant, how people are investing in regenerative agriculture

A locally led move toward microgrids in Puerto Rico

September 25, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on A locally led move toward microgrids in Puerto Rico

The shift can promote energy equity, foster local ownership and avoid expensive and polluting investments in fossil fuels.

See original here:
A locally led move toward microgrids in Puerto Rico

What’s the right balance of energy, security and sustainability?

September 24, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on What’s the right balance of energy, security and sustainability?

The challenge for policymakers is not only to decarbonize energy systems, it is to do so while simultaneously ensuring the security and affordability of energy.

More here:
What’s the right balance of energy, security and sustainability?

How the hospitality industry plays a vital role in relief efforts when disaster strikes

September 18, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Eco, Green

Comments Off on How the hospitality industry plays a vital role in relief efforts when disaster strikes

During extreme events, hotels can provide key support to responders and those in recovery.

View original here:
How the hospitality industry plays a vital role in relief efforts when disaster strikes

Extreme heat is a growing business risk

September 13, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on Extreme heat is a growing business risk

There are 20 times more deaths caused by rising temperatures than by hurricanes. It’s time to design communities with that in mind.

Read the original post:
Extreme heat is a growing business risk

Hurricane season and the conversation we need to have

September 6, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on Hurricane season and the conversation we need to have

The fragility of the electric grid is on everyone’s minds — it’s time to make it a more resilient, reliable energy system.

Read the original post:
Hurricane season and the conversation we need to have

Next Page »

Bad Behavior has blocked 1244 access attempts in the last 7 days.