Tom Chi on making ecological regeneration an imperative for tech

November 5, 2019 by  
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Tom Chi, a founding team member of Google X, talks about the opportunities for humanity to leverage technology and become a net positive to nature.

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GreenBiz executive editor Joel Makower on the global circular economy

July 3, 2019 by  
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Joel Makower, the founder and executive editor of GreenBiz, discusses the trends that he sees worldwide regarding the “circular economy.” He talks about Circularity 19’s packaging summit and the  logistics of circularity. How can retailers, product designers, governments and everyone else close the loop?

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In the business of wasting nothing

November 16, 2018 by  
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Matthew Hollis, founder and CEO of waste management software firm Elytus, talks about the cultural side of trash.

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Paddling towards sustainability with the spirit of Aloha

September 13, 2017 by  
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Pono Shim, leader of nonprofit economic development organization PBR Hawaii and one of Hawaii’s most gifted storytellers and business influencers, talks about the importance of pulling together to achieve the goal of a sustainable society. Throughout the VERGE Hawaii conference where Shim spoke, there was a theme of all paddling forward in the same canoe. But if everyone jumps headfirst into the same canoe, he said, the boat will capsize. 

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10 Minutes with Courtney Lareau, Mars

April 18, 2017 by  
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The food giant’s sustainability manager for pet products talks about the power of perseverance and positivity.

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100 seeds for a sustainable future: Part 6

April 18, 2017 by  
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MBA students learn that community health, immigrant integration and cultural co-existence play a major role in business health and sustainability.

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Could EVs put the brakes on the utility ‘death spiral’?

April 18, 2017 by  
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The industry could drive entirely new revenue streams and business models by investing in charging stations. Too expensive? Think of it as a branding exercise.

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Saving seeds in the North Pole

November 18, 2016 by  
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With American climate policy now highly uncertain, the founder of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault talks about his efforts to protect our agricultural future.

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Hudson River Housing: How to build resilient communities

November 4, 2016 by  
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From shelter to job training: Elizabeth Celaya talks about the work of the Hudson River Housing Inc. to effectively serve the homeless in Poughkeepsie.

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Episode 44: A groundswell for community solar; Langert’s leadership lessons

September 15, 2016 by  
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This week on the GreenBiz 350 podcast: Former McDonald’s sustainability head Bob Langert talks about what he’s learned from three decades a leadership experience, and an unveiling of the VERGE ecosystem map.

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