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The commercial building sector is disrupting the lighting industry

16 hours 59 min ago
Moving beyond energy savings and building codes for the adoption of "human-centric" lighting controls.

How P&G, Wells Fargo finance the circular economy

17 hours 4 min ago
Here are three approaches to harness the business opportunities in radically rethinking materials and waste.

Beermaker Carlsberg zeroes in on zero

17 hours 24 min ago
The global beer giant embraces ambitious new emissions, water conservation, and social goals.

Inside California's clean-economy leadership — for now

21 hours 8 min ago
Amid a worrisome increase in transportation emissions, is it time for "climate policies 2.0"?

A mix of energy sources advance Hawaii's renewables goal

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 18:30
Once Hawaii publicized its goal to be powered entirely by renewable energy by 2045, the state's options to get there expanded greatly. "We saw a slew of different solutions that can help Hawaii get to its renewables goal," said Luis Salaveria, director of the Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT). That includes the renewables mix of hydro, wind and solar, as well as the technology to get power on the grid. 

From Tesla to Mercedes-Benz, automakers become energy companies

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 05:00
New battery offerings and alliances with renewable energy providers are catalyzing a shift with big implications for the power grid.

'Micropower' proves its economic mettle

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 04:40
RMI data shows 'micropower' disrupts fossil-fuel markets, forcing oil companies to change their business model or face a 'nasty, brutish and short' future.

Business and the Sustainable Development Goals: What now?

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 04:30
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals could be a game changer for issues such as forestry and agriculture, although challenges remain.

3 telltale signs you're shifting the supply chain

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 04:12
Lessons in sustainable sourcing from Canopy, whose new partners include the Gap and VF Corporation

To avoid collapse, humanity needs a new narrative

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 05:00
A vision of the shift in which humanity pulls itself from the brink of massive disruption. From here, the future looks bright.

Episode 89: Corporates grow onsite solar; what is 'climate gentrification'?

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 05:11
In this week's episode, Expedia takes a community approach to carbon offsets; an interview with Denver's CSO; is alternative energy dead?

Morgan Stanley finds 'record levels' of ESG investors

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 04:45
A new survey by the financial firm finds that an 'overwhelming majority' of active investors are interested in sustainable investing.

The world's biggest logistics company races towards net-zero emissions

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 04:30
An interview with Emily Davis, sustainability director at DHL North America, on logistics and Formula-E racing.

Why datacenter giant Equinix is buying a bevy of Bloom fuel cells

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 05:10
Here's what the big deal means for fuel cells and corporate sustainability.

In the complex world of sustainability, taxes are still certain

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 05:10
Countries remaining in the Paris accord may impose energy taxes on U.S.-refined products, which could create a new tracking and reporting nightmare.

What is climate gentrification?

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 05:00
Building greener cities that boost social equity is a priority from coast to coast. But beware of urban resiliency as a 'land grab.'

On the climb to renewable energy, solar and wind prices tumble

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 04:40
A vista of volatility surrounds us. Sometimes it helps to see how far we've really come.

What Siemens, Tesla and Philips have in common

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 05:15
They rank high among these 200 public companies benefiting from the transition to a low-carbon economy.

Universities are learning how to accelerate sustainability

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 05:01
How much do we know about how universities pursue sustainability in a whole-systems way? Well, we're learning.

The death of 'alternative energy'

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 04:45
Remembering the days when that term referred to clean coal and fracking.