A systems approach to global agriculture could solve food insecurity

August 14, 2019 by  
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Challenges face the global agricultural value chain and food security — but a different way of looking at them could be the solution.

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The Rising Tide of Corporate Action Against Ocean Plastic

March 11, 2019 by  
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It is estimated that there are already over 5 trillion pieces of plastic debris in the ocean, with 8 million tons of plastic entering the ocean each year. Hear from experts on the role companies can play in combatting this trend, and how to be part of the solution.

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The Global Landscape of Sustainable Business

March 11, 2019 by  
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Sustainability is increasingly been seen as a differentiator for corporates and investors alike. To demonstrate this, we need robust, relevant, comparable and forward-looking measurement, management and reporting of data, as well as the assurance of such data. Keryn James, CEO of ERM, the world’s largest pure-play sustainability consulting firm, will share a global perspective on what it will take for corporates and investors to succeed in this evolving context.

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Why can’t utility execs stand up for the climate?

April 5, 2017 by  
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The electricity industry historically has played the biggest role in the U.S. greenhouse gas emissions problem. It has an even greater potential to be an even bigger part of the solution, but its leaders must speak up.

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Rethinking the role of the corporate sustainability officer

April 5, 2017 by  
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The thought — at least in some in some organizations — that sustainability is separate and distinct from the business strategy is an antiquated notion.

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Nature is talking — are you listening and re-calibrating strategy as needed?

April 5, 2017 by  
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Misreading climatic, water, or ecological signals could translate become a significant misstep for many companies.

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Innovative solutions to solve plastic waste

October 3, 2016 by  
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In high school, two smart women discovered a new bacteria in a local river that specifically eats phthalates, a harmful plasticizer that never degrades. Since then, they have turned their discovery of plastic-eating bacteria into an innovative, award-winning business model. “We have not only shown that bacteria can be the solution to plastic pollution, but that also being open to uncertain outcomes and taking risks create opportunities for unexpected discoveries.”

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GreenBiz Studio: Tim Mohin, AMD

October 3, 2016 by  
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GreenBiz Studio: Ellen MacArthur, Ellen MacArthur Foundation

October 3, 2016 by  
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Could this giant straw be the solution to the problems with wind turbines?

May 8, 2015 by  
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Could a bladeless wind turbine  answer the issues with clean energy and save a few bird lives in the process? It can if you believe that the same technology we use to get your milkshake to your mouth could also power a community. Vertical designs for wind generators are not popular, but designers continue to come up with new plans for the idea. This vertical straw is one of the latest inventions. Read the rest of Could this giant straw be the solution to the problems with wind turbines? Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “wind power” , alternative energy , bladeless wind generator , bladeless wind power , no turbine wind power , straw wind generator , Vortex wind generator

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