Ready for Change: Pathways to a low-emissions future

Ready for change: pathways to a low-emissions future British businesses across energy-intensive sectors are confident they can meet net-zero emissions by 2050, and are adapting a range of measures to achieve this target, according to new research from The Economist Intelligence Unit. Self-generation of electricity plays an important role in …

CRS NewSolutions (Fall/Winter 2019)

  Photo: Eberhard Grossgasteiger In This Issue: Green-e® 2019 Verification Report • Renewable Energy in China • Green-e® Renewable Fuels • Spotlight: Bank of America • State Policy Update • Philippine and Tunisian Delegations • REM Asia Announced • REM 2020 • Spotlight: Rock Canyon Coffee • Welcome New Participants …

November 2019 Newsletter — Looking Ahead to 2020

As the year comes to a close, our team in Hong Kong has just started our final open programme of 2019: the 2019 Vietnam Global Leaders Programme. In Hanoi, participants will experience the vibrant Vietnamese economy first-hand; a country which sees both opportunities and risks from global geopolitical change. Like all of our programmes, …

What Will It Take to Be A Leader?

STAYING UP TO DATE Seven Reads to Keep Your CSR Game Current  We asked Future 500 team members to share a recent report, assessment, or news story that helped them keep their repertoire sharp, and in a recent blog we ended up listing seven reports and articles worth a quick look. To …

The Port Authority of New York/New Jersey Selects Envision Solar’s EV ARC™ Products for Its Fleet EV Charging Needs

Disclosure : Hazel Henderson is an investor in EnvisionSolar SAN DIEGO – November 26, 2019 – Envision Solar International, Inc., (Nasdaq CM: EVSI, EVSIW) (“Envision Solar,” or the “Company”), the leading producer of unique and sustainable infrastructure products for electric vehicle charging, energy security and outdoor media, today announced that the New York/New Jersey Port …

November 2019 Policy Update

Summit Workshops: Key Challenges & Vital Skills Workshops at this year’s ASBC Summit offer a mix of challenging topics plus detailed strategies and skills to handle challenges better. Can Capitalism Save Our Planet? offers a choice of three workshops exploring broad, high-impact initiatives. What Will It Take to Solve the …

FLORIDA FINALLY A SUNSHINE STATE? largest community solar project in USA

Florida: One Step Closer to Becoming Solar Energy Leader A settlement agreement filed at the Florida Public Service Commission on the SolarTogether community solar program will, if approved, allow all FPL customers – including low-income – to participate in the largest community solar program in the US and help catapult Florida …

IPBES Announces First Private Sector Partnership for Biodiversity Science with Kering Group

Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) Media Release Issued by the IPBES Secretariat on 16 October 2019 IPBES Announces First Private Sector Partnership for Biodiversity Science with Kering Group   Kering to make significant non-earmarked contribution to the work of IPBES Luxury industry identified as key in transformational change needed …

*New Cornerstone Research* Intentional Design: Embracing the Circular Economy

Intentional Design: Embracing the Circular Economy Download “Intentional Design” The economic model of our current era is linear. We take resources from nature, make them into a product and then throw the item away when we’re done with it.  The result? Overflowing landfills, trash-filled waterways and, too often, toxic waste. …