Episode 176: Investors dive into water risks, IKEA’s low-carbon shipping manifest

June 14, 2019 by  
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In this episode, Ceres director of investor engagement Monika Frayman chats about why the investment community is scrutinizing corporate water strategy. Plus, IKEA’s Angela Hultberg ponders the company’s early experiences with electric vehicles and last-mile delivery.

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‘Banking’ water surges in communities facing water stress

June 14, 2019 by  
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Groundwater recharge is the latest wave in water security.

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Improving food cold chains for farmers and citizens in India

June 14, 2019 by  
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New research shows that temperature-controlling supply chains can cut food waste and boost public health in the country.

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The Innovation Secrets Automakers Are Learning from EVs

January 10, 2012 by  
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By replacing their internal-combustion 'fingerprints' with electric or hybrid drivetrains built in partnership with other companies, some worry that automakers will lose their unique identity. That's hardly the case, and here's why.

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Get In Line to Test-Drive an Electric Car From Hertz

December 7, 2010 by  
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Image: HertzEV website EV Rental Goes Mainstream Almost a year ago, I wrote about how Hertz, the largest car rental company in the United states, was going to have Nissan LEAF electric cars in its fleet . As I said then, I think it’s a great idea to give people a new way to become familiar with electric vehicles and try them for themselves (cars are expensive, so people are hesitant to spend their hard-earned cash on technologies they don’t trust — it took a while for…

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Better than a Test-Drive: Hertz to Rent Nissan LEAF Electric Cars in 2011

February 25, 2010 by  
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Photo: Nissan A Chance to Kick the Tires of the LEAF As with any new technology, there’s going to be a learning curve with electric cars. Before the masses can accept EVs, they’ll have to get used to them (how they sound, how they drive, how you charge them up, how their costs are different, with more upfront but less in fuel, etc)

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Zebra Finches Compose Rock Song on Electric Guitars (Video)

February 15, 2010 by  
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Ever wondered what kind of song birds would write if they were given access to electric guitars? Well, here’s your chance. French artist and composer Celeste Boursier-Mougenot has created a piece intended to make audiences reconsider how they perceive of sound and the natural world

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Death Toll in Mysterious Mass Pilot Whale Beachings Hits 168

February 15, 2010 by  
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Photo via China Daily Over the last few months, there’s been a spate of mass strandings on a New Zealand island–pilot whales have been mysteriously washing up onshore, baffling scientists and conservationists. The most recent beaching occurred when 28 pilot whales washed up on a remote New Zealand beach

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