Investors and companies push clean energy to the tipping point

August 1, 2019 by  
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State pension funds, religious institutions and major philanthropic foundations are calling for action, inspired by the urgency of the climate crisis and the potential for future returns.

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The limits of science-based targets

November 7, 2018 by  
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The concept of science-based targets is important — but they can ignore the urgency and ambition called for by the science.

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The best climate policy is also the most business-friendly

November 5, 2015 by  
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Long a boogeyman of the right, carbon taxes are getting a closer look as the urgency of climate change becomes clearer.

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Brace yourself: Hope is taking the upper hand

November 5, 2015 by  
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Catastrophe speak is shifting to capacity speak. Among the options ready to scale up: solar energy, sustainable farming, infrastructure upgrades.

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UNFCCC Chief Says Copenhagen Conference Will Bring Clarity, Commitment, Action

November 29, 2009 by  
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Speaking at a press conference from Bonn last week, UNFCCC Executive Secretary Yvo de Boer conveyed a message of “what can and must be achieved” at the COP15 climate change conference that soon gets underway in Copenhagen. Referring to the urgency of the growing climate crisis, de Boer said there was no plan “B” for the conference, only plan “A” – for “action.” Read more of this story »

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