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2023: Another big year for climate policy

GreenBiz

To have a shot at avoiding catastrophic climate change, the U.S. and the world need to move even faster, and companies can help in several ways

Policy 299
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Stephanie Wright, Executive Policy Officer, Snohomish County

CleanTech Alliance

Stephanie is an experienced Council Member with a demonstrated history of working in the government administration industry. She is the Retired Chair, Snohomish County Council, and Past President Washington Association of Counties. She is a strong business development professional, skilled in finance, government relations, economic development, transportation, infrastructure, and technology. She holds a Master of […] Member News

Policy 150
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Episode 339: Politics, policy and COP27

GreenBiz

Featuring conversations with California Sen. Scott Wiener and Maya van Rossum, a veteran environmentalist and the founder of Green Amendments for the Generations

Politics 282
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Who leads, who lags on sustainable finance policy

GreenBiz

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

Policy 330
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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.

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Why Microsoft is a company to watch on climate policy

GreenBiz

The technology giant could play an important role in upcoming policies, but it has some baggage to handle first

Policy 306
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2021 Policy Update Panel – The Road Ahead

CleanTech Alliance

A pragmatic policy outlook for 2021

Policy 195
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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
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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 382
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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 300
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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 287
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Could just three policy levers trigger a cascade of climate action?

GreenBiz

Researchers find the "super-leverage points" of EVs, plant-based proteins and green ammonia could drive a global net-zero ripple effect

Policy 253
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Deloitte policy exec on ESG reporting, curiosity and cultivating connections

GreenBiz

Meet Kyra Kaszynski, director in global public policy at Deloitte

Policy 277
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What happens when climate policy collides with real-world constraints?

GreenBiz

As incentives and mandates collide with real-world conditions, there are sure to be pinch points the clean energy sector must navigate

Policy 281
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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 325
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December 2022: Solar Policy Research and Legislation

Green Living Guy

The post December 2022: Solar Policy Research and Legislation appeared first on The Green Living Guy.

Policy 79
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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 272
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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 274
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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

Policy 150
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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 261
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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.

Politics 367
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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 296
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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 265
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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

Policy 87
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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.

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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 263
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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 261
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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 271
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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 276
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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 262
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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 229
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Why rural America is key to climate change policy

GreenBiz

Investment in rural America will fuel the new climate economy

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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 307
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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 231
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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
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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 205
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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.

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Political heavyweight or yesterday’s voice? Trade associations and environmental policy

GreenBiz

Ironically, the waning of judicial deference towards federal agency rulemakings coincided with a declining influence of trade associations

Politics 285
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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.).

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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
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Long-term regulatory and policy changes needed to avoid stalls to business decarbonisation ??????

Envirotec Magazine

A new report from energy consultancy Cornwall Insight has set out a range of regulation and policy changes the government could examine if it wants to avoid a slowdown or stalling of business investment in decarbonisation.

Policy 130
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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.

Policy 137
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How to leverage policy, from the IRA and beyond, to accelerate climate tech

GreenBiz

At VERGE 22, entrepreneurs and policymakers discussed how to take advantage of the biggest climate bill in American history

Policy 263