On target: 6 business benefits of setting science-based targets

July 31, 2018 by  
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Cut your carbon emissions or run the risks.

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Equitable electrification: renters need access to charging stations, too

July 31, 2018 by  
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Renters don’t have the incentive to make energy-related investments. Here’s how policymakers can push that.

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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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BP invests $200 million in solar developer Lightsource

December 22, 2017 by  
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The oil giant’s injection may be a drop in the ocean compared to its other activities, but it demonstrates growing recognition of the risks of fossil fuels.

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A national meat tax may be on the menu

December 22, 2017 by  
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Some countries have proposed taxing meat to reduce consumption for health reasons and to help the climate.

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Saudi Arabia casts an allure for sustainability

December 22, 2017 by  
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Observations from the “Davos of the Middle East” come as the nation reaches an inflection point.

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Microsoft on the value of power purchase agreements

July 19, 2017 by  
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The energy market has changed dramatically since Microsoft signed its first power purchase agreement (PPA) in 2012, according to Brian Janous, the tech company’s director of energy strategy. Back then, the idea of signing a 20-year PPA was novel, but now there is a massive uptick in companies participating in energy agreements. However, the risks of market fluctuation and falling prices are all material to designing electricity markets in the future. “More companies are signing a shorter PPA,” said Janous. “These things are not a free lunch.” 

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Why long-term investors are killing fossil fuels

May 1, 2017 by  
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Remember the date April 26, 2017: it will go down as an important day in the history of solving climate change. That’s because Moody’s Investor’s Service released a research paper titled “Oil and Gas Industry Faces Significant Credit Risks from Carbon Transition.”

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First global standard for sustainable procurement hits the market

May 1, 2017 by  
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ISO 20400 will help companies vet their supply chains for ethical and environmental impact.

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Bracing your financial portfolio for climate change

August 26, 2015 by  
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While the risks of climate change to investments might seem obvious to sustainability advocates, the potential opportunities may be less clear.

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