UPS’s Tom Madrecki, director of urban innovation and mobility, on driving the transition to alternative-fuel fleets

November 6, 2018 by  
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A new research report from UPS and GreenBiz presented new findings that also confirmed what many in the industry had already suspected: “the value of partnership, among OEMs, users and cities, all together at the table,” said Tom Madrecki, director of urban innovation and mobility at UPS.But action is still lagging — under 50 percent of private companies are having these conversations, Madrecki noted. That means there’s much more opportunity out there.

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Sustainable tourism: valuing experiences, efficiencies and ecosystems

June 28, 2018 by  
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How do tourism industry stakeholders — hotels, business owners, airlines — define “sustainability” from an economic standpoint? How can leaders advance efficiency and conservation without compromising — even increasing — the experience for travelers?  What are the metrics that the industry can align on to demonstrate data-driven progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions while creating new economic opportunities?

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This initiative could counteract the impact of the U.S. solar tariffs

February 6, 2018 by  
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As corporate buyers absorb cost implications, the industry moves to trim installation expenses.

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The uncounted cost of shipping’s environmental impact

February 2, 2018 by  
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How big banks could make a difference in accelerating the industry’s decarbonization.

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The era of stand-alone sustainability is over

February 2, 2018 by  
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It’s not about integration, but changing the very way that companies design strategy and create value.

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Why the world’s largest asset managers are pushing long-term thinking

July 27, 2017 by  
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BlackRock, State Street and Vanguard, which control more than $11 trillion in assets, are encouraging more regular disclosure of corporate governance practices.

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Could the U.S. benefit from a national green bank?

July 27, 2017 by  
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Third time’s the charm for the Green Bank Act of 2017.

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How chickens are powering the circular economy

July 27, 2017 by  
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Why did the chicken cross the road? To get to the renewable energy plant that’s turning its waste into electricity. Sponsored

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Treating wastewater wastes energy, but it doesn’t have to

April 3, 2017 by  
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Around the world, the industry is experimenting with new technologies. Here’s the low-down on some of them.

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3 reasons fossil fuel companies should reveal their reserves

December 15, 2016 by  
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Exxon-Mobil’s mammoth write-down show where the industry is really headed. WRI details a new way forward.

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