SunEdison founder Jigar Shah dishes on a clean energy future

October 16, 2017 by  
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The best of live interviews from GreenBiz events. In this episode: Entrepreneur Jigar Shah explores the promise for a “brilliant” energy future.

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Butterscotch amazes with conscious beatbox

February 5, 2017 by  
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In a special performance at VERGE 16, singer/beatboxer Butterscotch used live looping techniques to weave the narratives of sustainability work with those of social justice.In addition to being the world’s first female beatbox champion and a finalist on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” she has shared stages with Stevie Wonder, Wyclef Jean, Earth, Wind & Fire and other musical legends.

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How Citigroup has gamified employee engagement

January 30, 2017 by  
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“Sustainability has been so focused on impacts to the environment… and lost in the conversation are the people in the building — the occupants,” said Steve Avadek, Director of Sustainability for Citi Realty Services.Avadek sat down with GreenBiz at VERGE 16 to talk about Citigroup’s ambitious green building record and its employee engagement initiatives.

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How Nike and Google are jumping into the Circular Economy

January 16, 2017 by  
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In just a few short years, the circular economy has gone from a movement to a market. Here’s how large and legacy companies are approaching the transition. What is Nike doing to reuse materials? How is Google, whose products are by-in-large digital, getting involved in the circular economy? Kate Brandt, Cyrus Wadia and Ellen MacArthur sat down at VERGE 16 to discuss.

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Can bacteria eat up the plastic pollution problem?

December 20, 2016 by  
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BioCellection offers innovative solutions to solve plastic waste.

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What will it take to finance the circular economy?

November 30, 2016 by  
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How much capital do we need to make the transition to a circular economy? And where is the capital going to come from?

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How does a city like Los Angeles buy tech?

November 9, 2016 by  
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Mark Anthony Thomas, Director of the Mayor’s Operations Innovation Team for the City of Los Angeles (or the “O-Team”) sat down with GreenBiz Studio at VERGE 16. 

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GreenBiz Studio: John Elkington, Volans Ventures

October 11, 2016 by  
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David Friedman on accelerating the clean energy revolution through connected and automated technology

October 10, 2016 by  
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Technologies that connect and automate our daily lives can bring mobility and convenience, but they can also drive up energy use and emissions. The head of the Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy will share his vision for how we can break down market and organizational barriers to ensure that connected and automated cars, infrastructure, and technology solutions deliver on their promised benefits while playing a critical role in building a low-carbon economy.

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Helene York of Google on tech to table

October 10, 2016 by  
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Increasingly, a variety of technologies is transforming the world of food, from robotics in restaurant kitchens, to e-labeling for food storage, to wearable technologies for food inspectors. Technologies are helping us reduce food was te and lower impacts at every step of the food chain. This conversation with one of the country’s most dynamic well-respected food experts will include insights and examples on how to accelerate our transition to sustainable food systems.

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