Why it’s time to reroute urban deliveries and logistics

September 20, 2017 by  
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Plus, four ways cities can collaborate with the corporate sector to set the destination.

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Here’s concrete evidence that 10 MPG is possible for North American fleets

September 20, 2017 by  
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With technology retrofits, it’s possible to squeeze even more fuel efficiency out of trucks already on the road.

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3 ways nanomaterials can combat pollution

September 20, 2017 by  
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Researchers are looking to tiny materials to clean up huge problems in air, water and land.

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Paddling towards sustainability with the spirit of Aloha

September 13, 2017 by  
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Pono Shim, leader of nonprofit economic development organization PBR Hawaii and one of Hawaii’s most gifted storytellers and business influencers, talks about the importance of pulling together to achieve the goal of a sustainable society. Throughout the VERGE Hawaii conference where Shim spoke, there was a theme of all paddling forward in the same canoe. But if everyone jumps headfirst into the same canoe, he said, the boat will capsize. 

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The transformative power of poetry

September 6, 2017 by  
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Kealoha, the first Poet Laureate of Hawaii and the first poet to perform at a Hawaii governor’s inauguration, brings the transformative power of poetry to the VERGE Hawaii main stage. His work weaves through themes of building, growth and the agency that all people have within us to sow the seeds of sustainable change. Because creating a better future takes a global village. 

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From Tesla to Mercedes-Benz, automakers become energy companies

August 21, 2017 by  
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New battery offerings and alliances with renewable energy providers are catalyzing a shift with big implications for the power grid.

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‘Micropower’ proves its economic mettle

August 21, 2017 by  
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RMI data shows ‘micropower’ disrupts fossil-fuel markets, forcing oil companies to change their business model or face a ‘nasty, brutish and short’ future.

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In Denver, it took a village to build a microgrid

August 15, 2017 by  
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Fifteen contracts were involved in getting the grid-tied Pena Station off the ground.

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How collaboration inspires sustainability heroes

August 15, 2017 by  
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Global results need collaboration, trust and communication. Just ask companies such as Apple and NGOs such as the EDF.

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Why Jason McLennan is optimistic about regenerative buildings

August 14, 2017 by  
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And why living laboratories are central to his plan for spreading the faith.

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