To make ESG investing work, Swiss Re focuses on diversity

July 31, 2017 by  
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How Swiss Re, the world’s second-largest reinsurer, is shifting its entire $130 billion portfolio towards ethical indices.

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Climate change will deepen economic disparity in the U.S.

July 12, 2017 by  
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Rising temperatures will cause the poorest U.S. counties to suffer the most, even in the wealthiest nation in the world. Most are in the Southeast.

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Meet the oddball entrepreneurs who invented green businesses

July 8, 2017 by  
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Coming from different backgrounds, motivations and challenges, the world is a more hopeful place thanks to these founders of the sustainability movement.

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IBM, Dell and what’s next for technology emissions

June 29, 2017 by  
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Real signs of progress from two of the world’s biggest data center equipment companies.

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Leaving the Paris Climate Agreement: Your Questions Answered

June 5, 2017 by  
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By now, the world knows that the U.S. has pulled out of the Paris climate agreement to mitigate global warming. This was one of the many campaign promises President Trump made and one he decided was worth following through on. As news broke about…

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“We must not waver”: Cities vow leadership in climate fight

June 1, 2017 by  
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As the United States sounds its intent to pull out of the Paris agreement, mayors around the world recommit to bold and pioneering actions to cut carbon emissions.

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Investors, companies demand consistent climate risk data

June 1, 2017 by  
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Two of the world’s largest asset management firms, State Street Advisors and BlackRock, publicly support improved disclosure.

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Rethinking the water cycle through corporate collaboration

May 30, 2017 by  
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“Business as usual will lead to a 40 percent gap in supply demand of water by 2030,” said Emilio Tenuta, vice president of corporate sustainability at Ecolab. However, “despite water conservation projects, since 2011, corporate water use has only declined by 10 percent.According to Tenuta, if the world is to address the pressing issue of water quality scarcity, “we’re going to have to create partnerships that accelerate change and reinvent the way we work.” 

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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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100 seeds for a sustainable future: Crowdsourcing the MBA

February 27, 2017 by  
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In week three of 10-part series, colleges are implementing programs to help students be the change they want to see in the world.

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