This $118 million mutual fund pays companies in carbon credits

January 3, 2018 by  
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Backed by SAP, Danone and Schneider Electric, the new Livelihoods Fund aims to avoid the emissions of up to 25 million tons of carbon over 20 years.

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4 strategies for equitable, sustainable cities

January 3, 2018 by  
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Ensuring that underserved urban areas can implement environmental projects without resulting in environmental gentrification.

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Can artificial intelligence make supply chains sustainable?

January 23, 2017 by  
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Next-gen software from the likes of EcoVadis, eRevalue, RepRisk and SAP could speed analysis.

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California’s grid geeks: Renewables as good ‘grid citizens’

January 23, 2017 by  
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In building a cleaner grid that spans multiple states, renewables have to do more than simply provide energy.

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The Earth’s Ozone Layer Increases for the First Time in 35 Years

September 12, 2014 by  
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Good news, everyone – a new United Nations report shows that the Earth’s ozone layer has increased for the first time in 35 years. The report credits the recovery in part to the phasing out of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) following the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer in 1987. Scientists discovered that the ozone layer was thinning above Antarctica in the 1970s, damaging crops and putting people at risk for skin cancer from harmful ultraviolet rays. Read the rest of The Earth’s Ozone Layer Increases for the First Time in 35 Years Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Antarctic , CFCs , chemicals , chlorofluorocarbons , earth , montreal protocol , ozone layer , UN

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Breakthrough Extracts Hydrogen from Water 30 Times Faster

September 12, 2014 by  
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Scientists at the University of Glasgow have made an exciting clean energy production breakthrough: they’ve discovered a new method for extracting hydrogen from water that is not only safer than current methods, it’s also an incredible 30 times faster. The process, published in the journal Science, also resolves issues associated with storing electricity generated by renewable resources by using that electricity to produce hydrogen, which can then be stored for later use. Read the rest of Breakthrough Extracts Hydrogen from Water 30 Times Faster Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electrolysis , hydrogen , hydrogen fuel , Professor Lee Cronin , renewable energy storage , renewable resources , scientists discover way to extract hydrogen from water 30 times faster , University of Glasgow , zero emission fuels

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Why the next generation demands sustainable, innovative business

October 24, 2013 by  
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SAP's co-CEO says we need to innovate with young dreamers to usher in a new era.

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How an advisor to non-profits found her calling

October 24, 2013 by  
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A consultant at California Environmental Associates shares how she got where she is and how students can follow her path.

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How IBM, SAP, PepsiCo and MTV link sustainability to career development

October 9, 2013 by  
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As more companies adopt formal volunteer programs and embark on emerging market community development projects, they're recasting corporate philanthropy as a strategic investment.

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The New Metrics: Clues for making sense of sustainability ratings

September 27, 2013 by  
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How can you measure a sustainable business? These examples from Microsoft, Nike and SAP come from the latest Sustainable Brands event.

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