Here are promising strategies for addressing climate adaptation with green bonds

February 28, 2018 by  
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The commitments are falling woefully short of what’s needed to plan for the impacts of rising sea levels and temperatures.

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Sustainability, change leadership, and collaboration: From the why to the how

February 28, 2018 by  
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Looking to understand the growing pains on the path to corporate change .

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Why distributed solar is winning in Texas

February 28, 2018 by  
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Distributed solar power generators save money by avoiding expensive transmission grids.

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Microinsurance and the new market for climate equity

January 14, 2016 by  
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Microinsurance hold promise to protect the world’s poorest from the impacts of climate change while also providing new business opportunities.

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Tiny materials, big questions: How green is nanotechnology?

January 14, 2016 by  
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Nanomaterials are pushing the envelope in product development, but questions remain about potential impacts on the environment.

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Even As Climate Change Denial Soars, Its Effects Are Felt in U.S. Agriculture

September 7, 2011 by  
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Image: TheGiantVermin via flickr There’s a lot of talk in these pages about the link between climate change and extreme weather events , and about the impacts of climate change

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Nitrogen Pollution Shortens Average Lifespan by 6 Months, Costs EU Up To $460 Billion a Year

April 11, 2011 by  
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Photo: Thirteen of Clubs , Flickr, CC Drive Less, Eat Less Meat In a study that is dubbed “the first continental-scale assessment of reactive nitrogen in the environment”, 200 experts from 21 countries looked at the impacts and costs of nitrogen pollution in the EU. This is important because reactive nitrogen contributes to air pollution, fuels climate change, and is estimated to shorten the life of the aver..

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Carbon Disclosure Project: The Case for City Disclosure

November 1, 2010 by  
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Cities are likely to be extremely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, but are also wellplaced to act quickly and effectively to combat climate change and its effects. This paper outlines the case for city disclosure of emissions and demonstrates how climate change reporting can benefit cities.

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The Year of the Tiger – Beautiful Animals on the Brink (Slideshow)

February 18, 2010 by  
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Photo via Brimac the 2nd Polar bears tend to steal the spotlight as a species in grave danger of disappearing from the planet — primarily because they represent the impacts of climate change. But these bears aren’t the only magnificent and iconic species in trouble: Tigers are also..

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