Who leads, who lags on sustainable finance policy

GreenBiz

Aviva sets the gold standard for engagement on global sustainable finance policy

Policy 373

Government policy spurs investment in Chinese climate tech

GreenBiz

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

Policy 311
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IMechE recommends rethink of UK waste policy

Envirotec Magazine

A radical rethink of recycling and waste policy is required to put the UK on a more sustainable path, according to a new report from the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).

Waste 217

How corporations can create an environmental justice policy

GreenBiz

corporations have both a unique opportunity and a responsibility to reset their and the nation’s course on social and environmental justice

Policy 405

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.

What You Need to Know about Policy

GreenBiz

What You Need to Know about Policy. Speakers: Sara Baldwin | Director Of Electrification Policy | Energy Innovation. Vincent Barnes | Senior Vice President of Policy and Research | Alliance to Save Energy.

Policy 329

Water security is now a key US foreign policy priority

GreenBiz

Almost half the global population will experience "severe water stress" by 2030. A new White House strategy aims to tackle the problem

Policy 360

Deloitte policy exec on ESG reporting, curiosity and cultivating connections

GreenBiz

Meet Kyra Kaszynski, director in global public policy at Deloitte

Policy 320

Episode 326: The heat index; a historic climate policy opp

GreenBiz

This week's episode features interviews with James Murray, editor in chief of BusinessGreen, and Sophia Mendelsohn, chief sustainability officer and global head of ESG at tech firm Cognizant

Policy 306

California's epic electric truck policy is coming

GreenBiz

California Policy & Politics Pollution Prevention Transportation & MobilityThis is leadership for the climate and for mobility.

Policy 311

These policies are needed to spur the green hydrogen economy

GreenBiz

Policy is the best option we have to address the barriers for deployment

Policy 312

8 heretical ways business can break the climate policy logjam

GreenBiz

It’s time for unorthodox approaches from one powerful actor typically missing from (or on the wrong side of) the climate policy fight: business

Policy 292

How tech’s shiny objects distract from climate policy

GreenBiz

Big Tech firms will likely have one more crucial chance to speak up loudly and repeatedly for bold climate legislation that could put us on a path to real progress in addressing this crisis

Policy 315

Episode 319: Green loans for startups, preaching policy

GreenBiz

Featuring conversations with Spencer Reeder, head of sustainability and public affairs for Audi NA, and Heather Barker, global vice president of regulatory and business solutions with Reckitt

Policy 322

USDA lacks policy alignment for true food systems transformation

GreenBiz

The United States Department of Agriculture is making a few small steps into sustainable agriculture but it still has many threads to unwind

Policy 310

Home Depot investors call for major forest policy renovation

GreenBiz

Home Depot’s investors have sent a resounding message to the company that its wood sourcing standards are in need of extensive renovation

Policy 301

A new decade demands new leadership in climate policy advocacy

GreenBiz

Only public policy can deliver the speed and scale of emissions reductions needed to limit the worst impacts of climate change. Climate Change GreenBiz 20 Policy & Politics Policy & Politics

Policy 309

The maddening lack of corporate climate policy advocacy

GreenBiz

Businesses that care about climate should spend as much time pushing for policy action as promoting their own commitments

Policy 300

Policy, not politics, will change America's meat habits

GreenBiz

Policy, not politics, will change America's meat habits. I think the meat wars are going to be worse than energy," Jennifer Jacquet, an environmental policy expert at New York University, told the HEATED newsletter. Jim Giles. Fri, 04/30/2021 - 02:30.

2021 Policy Update Happy Hour

CleanTech Alliance

E8 and the CleanTech Alliance invite you to join us virtually to hear from experts about how the election (no matter the outcome) will affect clean tech policy in 2021 and beyond – followed by virtual networking! Stay tuned for a speaker list, but RSVP earlier to ensure your spot

Policy 150

Disclosing your Climate Fingerprint – the next frontier in corporate climate policy

GreenBiz

Sponsored: Climate is a dirty business, join the fight to leave only clean fingerprints behind

Policy 283

Green Government Policies Save Lives

U.S. Green Technology

The post Green Government Policies Save Lives appeared first on U.S. The green revolution is influencing various industries and promoting sustainable lifestyles.

Accelerating Climate Policy Is Simply Good Public Policy

The City Fix

Energy + Climate Change Bloomberg Philanthropies city leaders city planners climate action climate policy collaboration economy equity ghg emissions Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy health benefits Mayors public policy

How can sustainability execs leverage Biden’s policy agenda?    

GreenBiz

How can sustainability execs leverage Biden’s policy agenda? . 20, when President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris took the oath of office, they made it clear they would start their terms with a clear policy agenda that addressed seven areas : COVID-19. Policy & Politics.

Policy 347

Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 2

GreenBiz

Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 2. policy landscape around plastics, recycling and solid waste management? The steady growth of public attention around plastics and packaging has led to a revitalized policy focus in the U.S. packaging policy landscape.

Policy 254

Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 1

GreenBiz

Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 1. policy landscape around plastics, recycling and solid waste management? The steady growth of public attention around plastics and packaging has led to a revitalized policy focus in the U.S. packaging policy landscape.

Policy 252

Why rural America is key to climate change policy

GreenBiz

Investment in rural America will fuel the new climate economy

New ADEPT president launches climate change policy position

Envirotec Magazine

Mark Kemp, the new President of the Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning & Transport (ADEPT), has launched the group’s new Climate Change and Green Growth policy position. Climate change and green growth must be the key drivers across these policy areas.

Big Little Talks: The Climate Policy Revolution

GreenBiz

The past 12 months have seen a step-change in the climate ambition being pursued by the world's major powers.

Policy 212

Second Annual Future of Carbon Policy Conference

CleanTech Alliance

December 12 | Mercer Island, WA Sponsored by the Washington Business Alliance and the Low Carbon Prosperity Institute, the Second Annual Future of Carbon Policy will take place on December 12 from 4-6 p.m. Public PolicyJoin other leaders for a high level perspective on Washington State’s progress towards effective climate change management. We’ll review what’s working, what’s not, and […].

Policy 150

Forth: Policy Manager — Equitable Transportation Electrification

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Forth, April 14, 2020 DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES Policy Development, Coalition Building and Education (~50%). The Policy Manager assists the Senior Director in convening advocacy organizations across the U.S. The focus will be on building the capacity of organizations to develop equitable policy approaches for transportation electrification […]. to build an equitable, electric mobility community of practice.).

Wanted: Senior Energy Policy Specialist (Utilities) [10076]

CleanTech Alliance

Source: State of Washington Careers The Energy Policy Office within the Energy Division is seeking a Senior Energy Policy Specialist. The Senior Energy Policy Specialist is the lead policy expert on resource planning and implementation by energy utilities, including electricity and natural gas, in Washington. This position serves as a policy expert on verification and compliance […].

Policy 150

One size does not fit all: A compost procurement policy for all cities

GreenBiz

The model policy also encourages quasi-governmental and local private entities to purchase compost for use in their projects

Policy 302

On Capitol Hill, a 180-degree turn of events for climate, EV policy

GreenBiz

An interview with Joe Britton, executive director of the Zero Emission Transportation Association, about the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

Policy 274

Lyft's 100% EV strategy requires a policy blitz

GreenBiz

Lyft's 100% EV strategy requires a policy blitz. So essentially Lyft has to act as a catalyst — using policy, economic and industry tools — to spur the broader transportation ecosystem to more rapidly adopt zero-emission vehicles. Policy & Politics.

Policy 313

Senior Policy Advisor, Clean Transportation

Clean Energy Canada

SEEKING a strategic thinker and energetic leader to join our policy team’s efforts to advance clean transportation priorities in Canada. Provide advice and contribute to policy discussions federally and, where appropriate, at provincial levels of government. Create Policy.

What Is A Green Procurement Policy?

Green Business Bureau

Green Procurement Policy. A green procurement or green purchasing policy (GPP) is put in place to guide businesses when acquiring materials, supplies and services and selecting such products based on their impact on the environment and human health. Green Procurement Policy Principles.

Policy 127

Carbon policy conundrum: Why politicians must show leadership in their own jurisdictions now

GreenBiz

Books Carbon Policy Carbon Pricing Emissions Reduction Policy & Politics GreenBiz ReadsDeep decarbonization only happens if every polluter pays, not just the environmentally conscious.

Policy 257

Companies are jumping aboard the federal packaging and recycling policy train

GreenBiz

Companies are jumping aboard the federal packaging and recycling policy train. With new federal bills up for review and debate, and packaging being a bull’s eye, the status of packaging and recycling policy is in flux. We need those policy motivators," she said.

Utilities and Transportation Commission appoints policy director

CleanTech Alliance

Source: UTC, October 1, 2019 Amy Andrews, formerly the commission’s chief financial officer, has been appointed to policy director, effective today. In this role, Andrews will lead the commission’s statewide policy strategy and development for regulated industries, including investor-owned utilities and private transportation companies. “Amy

Market-based policies work to fight climate change, from India to Jamaica

GreenBiz

Carbon Policy Policy & Politics Policy & PoliticsConservatives in more right-leaning countries are fighting climate change, too.

Policy 220

March solar policy snapshots

Solar Power World

Study finds Vermont won’t reach solar goal at current trajectory Montpelier, Vermont A recent report by the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation found solar progress in the state has declined steadily over the last three years due to unfavorable solar policy. News Policy

Policy Manager

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Policy Manager | Center for Resource Solutions | San Francisco. Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) is seeking a candidate with 2-5 years’ experience to join its expanding renewable energy policy and market development team. This position will track CRS state policy outreach and play a key role in supporting CRS’s technical assistance and international policy work, along with the new Clean Energy Accounting Project (CEAP).