Does this tiny island of the coast of Maine hold the answer to the future of electricity?

March 19, 2020 by  
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Integrating time-tested technology with emerging innovations, remote Isle au Haut could be a renewable energy model for the rest of the world.

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Bayer’s Gabriela Burian on empowering farmers and addressing hunger

March 4, 2020 by  
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Gabriela Burian, senior director of sustainable food systems at Bayer, says that hunger is an issue that the company is trying to combat. “Our goal is to make sure we empower especially farmers that are very small across the world and farmers that don’t have access to technology or to information,” Burian says.

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Helen Crowley on the role of business in biodiversity and conservation

March 4, 2020 by  
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Biodiversity is fundamental to human well-being and a healthy planet, but biodiversity loss and species extinction is currently happening at an alarming rate. According to a draft plan from the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity, world leaders must enact protections for at least 30 percent of the world’s land and oceans in the next decade to protect current biodiversity levels and avert the extinction of many species. But we shouldn’t stop there, of course.

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Temple Grandin on understanding all kinds of minds

March 4, 2020 by  
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As a leading author, scientist and speaker in the fields of autism and animal behavior, Dr. Temple Grandin has long understood the merits of different types of thinking and the strength of cognitive diversity in the workforce. When we recognize and embrace types of thinking different from our own, we can make breakthroughs that otherwise would be unattainable. Temple Grandin discusses how you can apply new ways of thinking to your own work to achieve your sustainability goals. From GreenBiz 20.

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Copia CEO Komal Ahmad: Waste less, feed more

February 21, 2020 by  
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Copia Founder & CEO, Komal Ahmad speaks about the company’s efforts to solve “the world’s dumbest problem,” and the link between food waste and hunger.

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Bruno Sarda on leadership and insights from CDP’s A list

February 20, 2020 by  
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2030 is a critical milestone for halting devastating climate change. With 10 years to halve global emissions, what are leading companies doing right now to fend off and prepare for the worst environmental consequences? In this talk, Bruno Sarda, president of CDP North America, shares exclusive insights from CDP’s latest data cycle, including key trends around the actions A-list companies are taking. From GreenBiz 20.

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Cargill’s Ruth Kimmelshue on resilience and regeneration in our food system

February 20, 2020 by  
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Cargill’s Chief Sustainability Officer and Head of Business Operations & Supply Chain, Ruth Kimmelshue, discusses the integration of sustainability and supply chain at one of the largest agricultural companies in the world.

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Trend: Carbon markets get real on removal

February 10, 2020 by  
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Planting and protecting forests in remote areas of the world may be challenging. But another trend may help matters.

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6 lessons on zero-carbon energy systems from countries leading the way

February 6, 2020 by  
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From Brazil to Denmark and India to Turkey, nations around the world are strategizing to decarbonize.

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Earth911 Quiz #80: Electric Vehicle Efficiency and Challenges

January 23, 2020 by  
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Electric vehicles are becoming common on roads around the world. … The post Earth911 Quiz #80: Electric Vehicle Efficiency and Challenges appeared first on Earth911.com.

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