Energy & Climate

While scientists are attempting to improve photosynthesis through genetic engineering, will the costs and water usage outweigh the benefits?

A new Gold Standard methodology offers clean cookstoves projects access to a new source of funding — and offers private sector opportunities to invest.

Eco-efficiency is table stakes. What separates the leaders from the laggards is a core set of values.

Due to the complexity of the electric grid, it often can be hard for emerging companies to fit in. Here's how to survive the pressure to conform.

Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) are sold as a way to save the planet — except that they don't actually cut carbon emissions, leaving us stuck in the pattern of high carbon emissions, the author argues.

The plan’s 10 building blocks address agriculture issues from the ground up.

A longtime official discusses how the U.N.’s new social and environmental goals go deeper, and how we can meet them.

Cargill, PwC and Hewlett-Packard were among the companies gathered in London this week to talk supply chain sustainability. The key takeaway: the real work has only just begun.

Why two big banks are moving to include energy efficiency in risk calculations.