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Audi, DuPont, Novozymes Among 20 Orgs Joining Below50 Coalition to Scale Up Sustainable Fuels

From investors to growers, producers, blenders and consumers, the <b>below50</b> initiative, launched today, expects to attract every industry sector …

Sustainability

Food, Beverage Execs to GOP: Climate Change Is Hurting Our Supply Chains

Climate change poses “inherent risk to the food supply system,” according to food and beverage industry execs who took this message to Capitol Hill, …

Insurance companies taking too big a risk on fossil fuels, report says

The US insurance industry is the second largest institutional investor in oil, gas and coal – but it risks losing money if it doesn’t change its investment strategy<p>The US insurance industry, the country’s second largest institutional investor in oil, gas and coal with $459bn in fossil fuel …

Insurance

Make building standards top priority for tackling climate change, says IEA chief

Energy inefficient and substandard construction in developing countries locking the world into high greenhouse gas emissions for decades, warns Fatih Birol<p>Buildings currently being constructed at an increasing rate in developing countries are locking the world into high greenhouse gas emissions for …

Sea Level

The Journey to Creating a Scalable Social Enterprise

In today's startup world, high burn rates and the need to raise multiple rounds of funding have become the norm. It's believed that this is the only …

Sustainability

#BusinessCase: Top 9 Reasons for Businesses to Proactively Manage Water

A sustainability manager at a large auto parts manufacturer recently explained the company’s lack of interest in water management this way: “It's not …

Water

Business drive for renewables gears up with business support | We Mean Business

A new government-led push to significantly increase the number of companies powering their operations with renewable energy will help to galvanize …

Renewable Energy

A Tale of Two Crises

We had a very interesting finding from our Eco Pulse 2015 study that took us by surprise: the percentage of people who said they had stopped buying a …

Volkswagen

Influencing Consumers Is Great, But What About Sustainable Behaviour Change Within Your Organization?

Organizations across the globe are becoming increasingly focused on delivering sustainable products and services to their customer base as a way to …

Sustainability

Half of Employees Won't Work for Companies That Don’t Have Strong CSR Commitments

Two-thirds of U.S. employees feel their work and personal life are becoming increasingly blended and nearly all (93 percent) want to work for a …

Employee Engagement

A very Australian energy revolution: Why consumers love battery storage

One in four Australians would use solar and battery storage to quit the electricity grid, a new report has claimed, as part of a “very Australian …

Renewable Energy

Consumers want to know: What does sustainability really mean?

Leave it to pop star Justin Bieber to inject from romantic angst into a seemingly straightforward question: "What do you mean?"<p>The context is …

Sustainability

Attention, Change Agents: How to Help Shape Your CEO's Sustainability Decisions

It’s no secret that your CEO’s level of commitment to sustainability can have a huge impact on your organization’s sustainability journey. That’s why …

Leadership

Where Do We Go Now? A Map for Keeping Climate Action on Track After Paris

Where Do We Go Now? A Map for Keeping Climate Action on Track After ParisAdd Comment|PrintNegotiators in Bonn, Germany must begin serious work this …

Climate Change

Syria and climate change: did the media get it right?

<b>During 2015 the media started connecting climate change with the conflict in Syria and subsequent refugee movements across Europe. Many reports were</b> …

Climate Change

Press Centre

Press Release | February 23, 2017<p>UN Environment launches major global #CleanSeas campaign to end marine litter<br>• Ten countries are already on board, as …

Seven signs a clean energy revolution is under way | Climate Home

<b>Following a string of warming records and weather extremes, the need to stop chucking greenhouse gases into the air has never been clearer.</b><p>Yet …

Renewable Energy
Renewable Energy

Ten years on: how Al Gore's An Inconvenient Truth made its mark

Ten years ago, An Inconvenient Truth opened in cinemas in the United States.<p>Starring former US vice president Al Gore, the documentary about the …

Climate Change

Vote Compass: Australians support return to carbon pricing

Former Liberal leader John Hewson has cast doubt on the political truism that Tony Abbott's campaign to "axe" the carbon tax won him the last …

Climate Change

How Greg Hunt and his department turned good news into an international scandal

The full draft of the Unesco report on climate change reveals many mentions of Australia were actually positive<p>Greg Hunt has conducted one of the strangest manoeuvres of his already rather gymnastic career, over the erasure of Australia from a United Nations report on climate change.<p>Guardian …

Australia

Coalition’s great big climate hoax turns to outright denial

The far right of the Coalition has maintained enormous ideological discipline to insist – in the face of ever mounting evidence to the contrary – …

Climate Change

“Whatever happened to the old Malcolm Turnbull on climate change?”

“Malcolm, whatever happened to the old Malcolm Turnbull on climate change? You were so impressive when you were leading on climate change. Now you …

Climate Change