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.

Deloitte policy exec on ESG reporting, curiosity and cultivating connections


Meet Kyra Kaszynski, director in global public policy at Deloitte

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8 heretical ways business can break the climate policy logjam


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

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What You Need to Know about Policy


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.

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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.

2021 Policy Update Panel – The Road Ahead

CleanTech Alliance

A pragmatic policy outlook for 2021

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These policies are needed to spur the green hydrogen economy


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

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The maddening lack of corporate climate policy advocacy


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

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


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.

A new decade demands new leadership in climate policy advocacy


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

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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

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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?    


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.

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Why rural America is key to climate change policy


Investment in rural America will fuel the new climate economy

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Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 2


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.

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Big Little Talks: The Climate Policy Revolution


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

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Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 1


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.

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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.

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 […].

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


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

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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 […].

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Policy Analyst


Policy Analyst Asia Investor Group on Climate Change

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Pandemic policy must be climate policy


Lockdowns cannot lead to healthy, equitable decarbonisation, but can spur changes that will

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Lyft's 100% EV strategy requires a policy blitz


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.

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Companies are jumping aboard the federal packaging and recycling policy train


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.

New Oregon Energy Policy Simulator Modeling Shows Major Benefits Of Accelerating Climate Policies

Energy Innovation

This week, Energy Innovation launched the Oregon Energy Policy Simulator (EPS) , our newest state-specific, open-source, peer-reviewed, and nonpartisan model that estimates the environmental, economic, and public health impacts of hundreds of climate and energy policies.

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


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

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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


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

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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).

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

Here are the winners and losers on climate policy in 2019


Energy & Climate Policy & PoliticsState lawmakers this year made it easier to get renewables in some parts of the country, but others gutted clean energy expansion.

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Policy leaders offer gutsy talk on climate hope and progress


Policy & Politics Policy & Politics Transportation & Mobility VERGE 19 Video VaultOutspoken policymakers, present and past, urged for more aggressive action on climate at VERGE 19 in Oakland, California.

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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.

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Planning to fail: net zero is impossible without urgent changes to planning policy, says countryside charity

Envirotec Magazine

Reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050 is impossible without urgent changes to national planning policy, analysis by CPRE, the countryside charity, appears to have found. The fact that they don’t come close to doing so is proof of the failure of current national planning policy.

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Comment: how can the EU’s industrial policy support industry’s efforts with sustainability and decarbonisation?

Envirotec Magazine

Specific technical and policy issues. It therefore falls to sector specific trade organisations, such as Europump, CEIR and Pneurop, to identify and advise on those technical and policy issues most relevant to their respective sectors.

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A new policy platform is thinking big on forests and climate


A new policy platform is thinking big on forests and climate. presidential election, the Forest-Climate Working Group (FCWG) released an ambitious federal policy platform , endorsed by 43 CEOs and organizations representing all dimensions of U.S. Policy & Politics.

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EDF's Victoria Mills: 'It's time to raise the bar for leadership to include climate policy advocacy'


Victoria Mills, managing director at EDF, works at the intersection of sustainability, public policy and business. What we've realized — EDF and other NGOs — together is that it's time to raise the bar for leadership to include climate policy advocacy," says Mills.

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Policy carveouts give low-income solar adoption a boost in Oregon 2021 Regional Solar Policy Report

Solar Power World

Batteries and Storage Community Featured Markets Non-profit Policy Residential StorageOregon has been fairly progressive on addressing climate change. This year, it became the eighth state to commit to 100% clean or renewable electricity.

IPCC COP26 Report Summary for Policy-Makers

Climate 4.0


What Startups Have Taught Us About Unlocking Climate Policy Innovation

Elemental Excelerator

In our work deploying first-of-their-kind projects with climate tech entrepreneurs, we hear again and again that policy barriers present constant challenges, regardless of the industry in which they operate. That’s why we launched the Policy Lab on Earth Day in 2021.

EU methane policy recommendations

EDF + Business

Governments have a pivotal role in developing and implementing policy and regulation that achieve ambitious emission reduction outcomes. ” Download the policy recommendations. The post EU methane policy recommendations appeared first on EDF+Business.