How an impact investment firm co-founder sees the future of capitalism

September 9, 2019 by  
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A Q&A with Caprock’s Matthew Weatherly-White on the social responsibilities and visibilities of the private sector.

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How developing countries are insuring against climate disasters

September 9, 2019 by  
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To help countries cope with disaster, new tools have emerged over the last decade, including ‘sovereign parametric insurance.’

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The number with the power to halt the climate crisis

June 19, 2019 by  
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Wonky as it sounds, the social cost of carbon holds the key to crafting policies that avoid harm from greenhouse gas emissions.

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Banks steer maritime shipping toward climate goals

June 19, 2019 by  
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Citi, Societe Generale, ING and DNB have all signed onto a new set of standards for lending to shipping banks that include climate targets.

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A carbon price set to carbon damage

June 22, 2016 by  
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What can we learn from the social cost of carbon about current efforts to price it?

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Startups jockey for investor and corporate cred at VERGE Hawaii Accelerate

June 22, 2016 by  
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Seven startups competed for attention for solutions to make fish fresher, refrigeration cheaper and linemens’ jobs safer and more.

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The 3 Ps of an effective sustainability story

June 22, 2016 by  
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Sponsored: This trifecta delivered wins for AccorHotels, HP, International Paper and Nespresso. Hint: It starts with “purpose.”

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Could autonomous vehicles ease congestion?

June 22, 2016 by  
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Two changes we need to make if we want driverless cars to improve our cities.

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3 sustainability reporting half-truths in the social media era

May 29, 2013 by  
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Does social media represent the best way to get a sustainability message out and interact with stakeholders vs. merely "engaging" with them?

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Facebook lifts the lid on its water, energy use

April 22, 2013 by  
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Over the past two years, the social network giant has improved average efficiency by 38 percent.

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