State of Green Business
Episode 170: Trusting the circle, the 'paddle power' of water bikes
Week in Review
Tune in around 3:20 for commentary on this week's stories.
- Why 2019 is the year of stakeholder trust
- A conversation with Dame Ellen MacArthur
- The righteousness of the youth-led climate justice movement
Drawing a circle around the circular economy (13:45)
Highlights from this week's state-of-the-market webcast about circularity, including Lauren Phipps, senior analyst and director of GreenBiz Circularity; Alexis Ludwig-Vogen, director of environmental sustainability and compliance for Best Buy; and Merijn Dols, a scholar of circular economy principles at Danone North America.
Ready to pedal (or is that paddle) across the San Francisco Bay or Hudson River? Katie Fehrenbacher, senior writer and conference lead for GreenBiz's transportation and mobility coverage, takes a spin with Jessica Schiller, the entrepreneur behind electric water bike startup Schiller Bikes. Plus, two intrepid GreenBiz staffers take a spin on the water.
* All music in this episode by Lee Rosevere: "4th Avenue Walk Up," "And So Then," "Curiosity" and "Late Night Tales."
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