Jennifer Granholm and Ryan Popple on leadership in the clean economy

November 5, 2019 by  
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This conversation between Michigan’s former governor and the CEO of an electric bus company will cover clean energy, economic development and the role of leadership amid the climate crisis.

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IDEO’s Lauren Yarmuth on the cultural conditions for circularity

July 15, 2019 by  
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What if the limitations to realizing a circular economy lay not only in new and innovative approaches, but also in enabling cultural conditions critical for them to take hold? What if, in our quest for more, better, faster, prettier, newer… we lost the thread between who we are and what is happening around us? What if the role of business needs to start, not just with circular practices, but with designing for connection between people?

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Ron Gonen, Erika Karp and Emily Landsburg: Financing circularity & unlocking catalytic capital

July 15, 2019 by  
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Ron Gonen, Erika Karp and Emily Landsburg discuss how stakeholders are beginning to unlock value and create a lasting positive impact on the environment as they pivot towards circularity.

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The Rising Tide of Corporate Action Against Ocean Plastic

March 11, 2019 by  
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It is estimated that there are already over 5 trillion pieces of plastic debris in the ocean, with 8 million tons of plastic entering the ocean each year. Hear from experts on the role companies can play in combatting this trend, and how to be part of the solution.

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The Global Landscape of Sustainable Business

March 11, 2019 by  
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Sustainability is increasingly been seen as a differentiator for corporates and investors alike. To demonstrate this, we need robust, relevant, comparable and forward-looking measurement, management and reporting of data, as well as the assurance of such data. Keryn James, CEO of ERM, the world’s largest pure-play sustainability consulting firm, will share a global perspective on what it will take for corporates and investors to succeed in this evolving context.

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How agility can help automakers navigate uncertain times

February 12, 2019 by  
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Every company responds differently to risk. Here’s the role modular designs and ‘operational elasticity’ can play.

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Episode 113: Mars, GM, BT cultivate supply chains; plus, an (electric) ferry tale

February 23, 2018 by  
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In this week’s episode, we consider the role of corporate giants in encouraging their suppliers to become more environmentally sustainable and discuss plant sourcing strategies with egg-free mayonnaise maker JUST.

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Financing the energy transition

February 16, 2018 by  
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According to the International Finance Corporation, the historic global agreement on climate change adopted in Paris helped open up nearly $23 trillion in opportunities for climate-smart investments in emerging markets between now and 2030. Who will provide that funding? What is the role of conventional banks, institutional investors and governments? Understanding the dynamic energy finance landscape will be key to unlocking the opportunities.

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Joel Makower, closing remarks

February 16, 2018 by  
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Joel Makower shares his closing thoughts at GreenBiz 18.

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Goldman Sachs, Calvert bet on next big thing for green investments

August 1, 2017 by  
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Impact investing is set for staggering growth. Here’s a closer look at the role of environmental impact bonds.

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