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How to greenwash like a pro

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Satire, obviously

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Can companies ever move past incremental approaches to climate action?

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A new report focuses on how companies can move from commitment to bold action that can accelerate the transition to a decarbonized, just economy

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Tools and solutions that stand out from Climate Week

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Action against plastics and fossil fuels. New tools to embed carbonization throughout businesses of any size. These developments from the climate confab in the Big Apple offer ways to move climate action forward

Google launches startup accelerator for the circular economy

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The tech giant plans to support at least 10 tech startups and NGOs solving circularity challenges

How Digital Transformation will Bend the Curve of the Linear Economy Toward the Circular

Speaker: Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director of SmartNations Foundation, Jimmy Jia, Venture Partner at Pi Labs, Fabienne Durand, Senior Advisor to the SmartNations Foundation, & Roger Strukhoff, Executive Director of the Tau Institute

The Carbon Zero, Circular Economy, is easily the most profoundly important result of digital transformation. Industry 4.0 has a massively cumulative impact on dematerialization (in all forms) and resultant decarbonization (both emissions and embodied) throughout the economy. Join panelists Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Jimmy Jia, Fabienne Durand, and their moderator Roger Strukhoff as they discuss how bending the carbon/GHG heavy linear economy to the circular is one of the hidden benefits of digital disruption.

Global 'stilling': Is climate change slowing down the wind?

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As carbon dioxide levels rise and the Earth’s poles warm, researchers are predicting a decline in the planet’s wind speeds. This ‘stilling’ could impact wind energy production and plant growth and might even affect the Gulf Stream, which drives much of the world’s climate

Solar panels have come a long way. Recycling them has not

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Making solar panel recycling more commonplace will require a mix of technological advances, economic incentives and smart policies at the state and federal levels

U.S. Energy Storage Monitor

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Each quarter Wood Mackenzie and the American Clean Power Association (ACP) gather data on U.S. energy storage deployments, prices, policies, regulations, and business models. We compile this information to create the most comprehensive, timely analysis of energy storage in the U.S.

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The initiatives that are shaping the future for industrial decarbonization

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Major announcements in September light the road to industrial decarbonization

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What climate adaptation technology looks like

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Pano AI is one example of climate tech startups emerging to tackle conditions, such as wildfires, exacerbated by climate change

How SBTi could unlock billions of corporate dollars to protect forests

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There is continued confusion over guidance on the role protecting forests should play on a company’s road to net zero

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AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Nik Gowing, Brenda Laurel, Sheridan Tatsuno, Archie Kasnet, and Bruce Armstrong Taylor

Join our amazing panelists, Nik Gowing, Founder at Thinking the Unthinkable and International Broadcaster; Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, The Climate 4.0 Project, to discuss how today's AR/VR and related AI-enabled technologies can be effectively applied, using data from such sources as NASA and NOAA, to both improve and accelerate urban sustainability planning and design.

The GreenFin Interview: NAACP’s CEO on ESG and equity’s 'third act'

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Derrick Johnson, president and CEO of the NAACP, discusses the role of a new fund designed to provide exposure to American companies that fit the NAACP’s vision of good corporate citizens

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Microsoft raises its voice on climate priorities

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The technology giant declares energy and carbon policy goals, underscores role of digitization in speeding low-carbon economy transition

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Patagonia’s groundbreaking announcement proves small actions can create big impact

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Environtmental sustainability is a strategic business priority for a growing number of executives. Here are three lessons that purpose-driven leaders can learn from Patagonia's bold move

The Great Lakes are awash in plastic. Can robots and drones help?

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These remote-control devices raise the profile about the growing problem of plastics in the lakes that provide one-fifth of the world's freshwater

5 documentaries exploring Indigenous wisdom and climate justice

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Add these to your watch list

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This collective wants to fix the beauty industry's packaging problem

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Pact Collective, founded by two industry veterans, currently consists of more than 130 member companies from across the beauty value chain

Government policy spurs investment in Chinese climate tech

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China’s net-zero goal has strengthened the financing landscape for the country’s climate tech sector

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Is green hydrogen the biggest opportunity for climate tech funding?

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Sponsored: Dr. Maria Anez-Lingerfelt, senior scientist at Pall Corporation looks at how finance and tech must align to make further progress for sustainable energy

Trick or Trash: Fostering Circular Economy Participation through Education

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The materials used for candy packaging are notoriously difficult to recycle, with the vast majority ending up in landfills. That’s why Rubicon created Trick or Trash™, an educational program designed to help reduce the waste that accumulates every year around Halloween

4 immediate actions to better manage natural resources for global biodiversity

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At the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework, the opportunity to make businesses part of solutions for nature has never been greater

Worth it: Building demolition and reuse

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Episode 334: The NAACP's new ESG fund, carbon crediting considered

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In this episode, we chat with NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson, debate Microsoft's policy priorities, and wonder why solar panel recycling options are so limited

Combating climate change by transforming waste into value

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Sponsored: Pentair’s sustainable gas technology is helping partners across industry minimize waste and emissions to help achieve a carbon neutral future

How corporations came to see climate action as a multi-trillion dollar opportunity

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Survey by CDP reveals top US firms see climate action as major economic opportunity

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Renewable materials offer opportunity to meet UN goals

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Sponsored: Businesses looking to align with the United Nations’ SDGs 12 and 15 can leverage renewable materials to make an impact

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The secret ingredient in a vegan menu: Chef training

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To bring delicious plant-rich foods to VERGE 22, we invested in a vegan expert in the kitchen with the food service staff of the San Jose Convention Center

How Japan is becoming a responsible investment success story

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Japan's big increase in sustainable investment assets from 2016 to 2020 means it accounts for 8 percent of the $35.3 trillion from the five major markets of Europe, the United States, Canada, Australasia and Japan

4 ways carbon crediting is improving

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Dynamic baselines, a global monitoring program, digitization and a stronger registry infrastructure are ways to increase trust in carbon credits

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For Shein and other fast fashion offenders, ESG-washing is not the answer

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There is no pain-free ESG solution for fast fashion, only lessons for truly conscious fashion companies

It’s critical, not controversial: Why we must double-down on nature investments

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Sponsored: The science is clear: Companies must aggressively decarbonize their business and invest in nature to stop the worst impacts of climate change

Embedding Sustainability Across the Organization Using Data

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Organizations are committed to turning sustainability targets into measurable outcomes, to moving from ambition to action.

Is advanced recycling the answer to plastic waste?

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Waste into materials not just once but continuously: It’s the brass ring of the circular economy. Can it work

Could you explain ESG investment to your neighbor?

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How can the average retail investor best make sense of ESG products?

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The clarion call of ‘transition finance’ in a warming, wobbly world

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The money is there, but a new form of capitalism is needed. Can it arrive in time

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GreenFin 22: GreenBiz Studio feat. Carl Prins (Pathzero)

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This video is sponsored by Pathzero. Carl Prins discusses how the role of technology in managing financed emissions in private markets can accelerate the decarbonization of the global economy

Why AI is vital in the race to meet the SDGs

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Artificial intelligence can accelerate progress of the Sustainable Development Goals and help us get back on track to reaching them by 2030, but the devil's in the ethics details

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Circular Fashion Starts at the Beginning: An Eyewear Case Study

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From our clothes and eyeglasses to the water bottles and handbags we carry, the choices we make about how we present ourselves to the world says a lot about who we are and what we value

How the global chemicals industry can reinvent itself as a climate solution

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Major net zero blueprint for the sector says transformation into 'planet-positive force' is technically feasible and would deliver huge financial and jobs benefits

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3 keys to attracting investors that support your green startup

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If you want to have a big impact on the world, the key is scaling your startup. And this is where you must create synergies with traditional investors on the profitability of purpose

Michael Strahan is embracing ‘nature tech’ — why you should care

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The term “nature tech” describes a broad range of applied and information technologies focused on helping scale nature-based solutions to climate change

The compelling case for being ‘climate positive by design’

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Designing climate positive societies, workplaces and widgets is the missing element in climate models and, by consequence, climate action

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