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February 16, 2015 ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE Carbon Onsetting: A Robust Complement to — or Replacement for — Offsetting Internal carbon fees are becoming increasingly popular with companies as varied as Shell, Microsoft and Disney. But rather than use [...]
GTM Research, Greentech Media This GTM Research grid edge white paper <http://web.greentechmedia.com/ct.aspx?cid=95679&l=c2f467ee-ced5-42c3-9ce7-0 997290095bc&caidrid=20438037-53576593-af7be9b5-dd3c-4fa5-9c89-1a48998cf0e9> identifies and analyzes the three main pathways to grid edge adoption, which can be used as a [...]
The Economist Intelligence Unit Over four in five executives say the government should work to a greater extent with the private sector to improve urban infrastructure and services. This report examines the city infrastructure systems that require the most attention, as well as how city leaders can develop solutions for their citizens [...]
The Well: Proof that eating organic is healthier, Vani Hari’s latest victory, 10 inspiring short films on food, and more
Sunday, February 15, 2015 LIVE WELL Finally: Real Proof That Eating Organic Does Promote Better Health While the nutritional benefits of organic eating seems like a no brainer, it might surprise some to know that there has been very little research into its health benefits...until now. More [...]
Earth Negotiations Bulletin A Reporting Service for Environment and Development Negotiations PDF Format French Version Arabic Version Japanese Version IISD/ENB Meeting Coverage Volume 12 Number 620 - Sunday, 8 February 2015 GENEVA CLIMATE CHANGE [...]
Issue 39, February 6, 2015 Russia's Gold Russia's total biocapacity reserve is second only to Brazil's. Unlike Brazil, however, Russia has been displaying a steady increase in its biocapacity reserve since 1992, according to the latest report on Russia's Ecological Footprint, which was jointly [...]
From Blur to Precision: A recent convening highlighted progress on setting a “fourth sector” agenda.
Last week more than 200 foundation leaders, policymakers, academics, entrepreneurs, and experts came together at George Washington University (GWU) for an invitation-only gathering to advance the development of what many call the “fourth sector”—for-benefit organizations that primarily pursue social or environmental aims, while raising a [...]
“Ethical Markets Media (USA & Brazil) welcomes this Report synthesizing the widespread deliberations of the over 190 country members of the United Nations in RIO+ 20, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2012, with over 50,000 civic, business and investor groups, including us, also participating. The global consultations [...]
ETHICAL MARKETS APPLAUDS THIS GROWING COLLABORATION ! , Hazel Henderson, Editor DECEMBER 30, 2014 "We Mean Business" Creates Critical Mass for Making Serious Change In a year-end message, Aron Cramer, President and [...]