Episode 57: Bill Gates bankrolls clean energy; Racial diversity in sustainability

GreenBiz 350 Podcast

Episode 57: Bill Gates bankrolls clean energy; Racial diversity in sustainability

Welcome to the last GreenBiz 350 podcast episode of 2016. Click play on the track above to listen to get this week's news about sustainable business. You also can stream or download every episode on iTunesSoundcloud and wherever else you listen to podcasts.

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GreenBiz week in review

Tune in at 4:15 minutes  for a weekly roundup of news.

Featured stories

An in-depth look at two stories changing the game for green business. 

Why McDonalds and United Airlines are moving to the city  (18:10)

Karen Weigert, the Senior Fellow of Global Cities for the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and the former CSO for Chicago makes the sustainability case for urban corporate offices

The challenges of diversity in sustainability leadership (26:00)

GreenBiz Associate Editor Anya Khalamayzer reports on the findings of the "Diversity Derailed" report recently released by Green 2.0, an organization that works to advance racial diversity in the environmental stewardship sector. The voices of Whitney Tome, the executive director of Green 2.0; and Jamie Hechinger, a consultant at the recruitment firm Russell Reynolds, are featured.

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