Report Report: Toxic air, ride sharing, carbon removal and rating the raters

April 1, 2020 by  
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A wrap-up of recent research on sustainable business and the clean economy.

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Is a solar desalination breakthrough coming to the desert?

April 1, 2020 by  
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The output of desalination plants is a mere fraction of what it the world could use. Using the sun to convert seawater into drinking water could be key.

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Mayor Schaff on Oakland’s clean economy

November 5, 2019 by  
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Mayor Schaaf announces Oakland’s official Clean Economy Week and speaks to the ways in which cities like Oakland are critical to accelerating the clean economy.

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Angela Glover Blackwell on prosperity and progress for all

November 5, 2019 by  
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Angela Glover Blackwell, a pioneer of the environmental equity movement, explains that without equity, there can be neither progress nor prosperity.

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Data, AI and the tragedy of the commons

July 2, 2018 by  
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Watch these three topics to understand where the clean economy is moving.

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VERGE Talk: Why clean, equitable energy and EVs are good business

June 27, 2018 by  
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While many stakeholders in the clean energy economy claim poverty, there’s good news: Equitable financing models exist for decarbonizing our local energy and transportation systems! Holmes Hummel is back to build on her VERGE Talk last year on how to scale clean energy investments with equity as a driver — showing how financing the clean energy infrastructure transition is not just a social imperative, but also a business opportunity.

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Decarbonized, distributed and digital — building for a new energy future

June 27, 2018 by  
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The future of the grid is increasingly becoming decarbonized, distributed and digital. Utility and energy executives from California, Australia and Hawaii share what they are doing to meet their aggressive clean energy goals, lessons learned so far, and what’s ahead.

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Episode 123: Public meets private, symbiotic relationships

May 4, 2018 by  
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Also in this episode, how chief digital officers are aiding and abetting the clean energy transition and why more fleet operators are evaluating electric trucks and vans.

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209,000 and counting: The solar job boom by the numbers

January 12, 2016 by  
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With more people now employed in the solar industry than in the oil and gas pipeline business, what is the future of the clean energy workforce?

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Tapping into Nature: Fluid dynamics

January 12, 2016 by  
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Studying how various organisms move through fluids can inform our design decisions.

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