CDP data reveals shortfall in carbon disclosure by North American companies

February 15, 2018 by  
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But there are encouraging signs that companies are investigating these blind spots and preparing for the low-carbon transition.

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7 companies advancing the circular economy by selling products as a service

February 15, 2018 by  
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The experiments involve everything from replacement tires to temporary apartments.

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How — and — why the world’s biggest buyers deploy clean energy

February 10, 2018 by  
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What do the nation’s biggest brick-and-mortar retailer, an e-commerce giant and the U.S. military have in common?They are some of the world’s biggest buyers of energy, and they are all scaling their efforts to procure renewables. Here, the heads of sustainability at Walmart and Amazon and former Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Air Force (now head of RMI’s Business Renewables Center) tackle sustainability solutions at a global scale with a focus on economic prosperity. 

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How business can learn to navigate the Anthropocene

February 8, 2018 by  
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Cultivating new mindsets is just one way to steer through this tumultuous, shifting landscape.

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The blockchain isn’t doomed to become an energy hog

February 8, 2018 by  
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Alarmists are raising red flags about the power required for bitcoin transactions. Does that spell trouble for blockchain-related sustainability projects?

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7 key trends all sustainability execs should watch

February 8, 2018 by  
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A new Forum for the Future report sets out the risks and opportunities amid climate and technological disruption.

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Seize these 10 business opportunities to get the U.N. Global Goals back on track

February 2, 2018 by  
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These U.N. Sustainable Development Goals are off target for 2030. But 3D printing, the blockchain and upcycling and other solutions can close the gap.

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Why New York City is divesting from fossil fuels

February 2, 2018 by  
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Chief Resilience Officer Dan Zarrilli on the city’s divestment plans, fiscal responsibility and why the announcement is more than a symbolic gesture.

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Ignore environmental, social and governance risks at your peril

February 1, 2018 by  
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Environmental, social and governance costs lead to risky business if ignored, yet there’s a flip side.

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Half of firms are braced for climate change impact

December 7, 2017 by  
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But only a quarter are preparing for it, according to a poll of 1,200 global executives.

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