Episode 47: Blockchain, green banks and beyond
It's that time again. We're back with a new episode of the GreenBiz 350 podcast bringing you the news you need to know about sustainable business.
Finally, follow along with the stories, companies and initiatives mentioned during the show with the guide below:
GreenBiz week in review
Tune in at 3:00 minutes into the episode for a weekly roundup of the news you need to know about.
The Paris Agreement gets real
With the landmark enactment this week of the Paris Climate Accord with the threshold-breaking 55 percent of nations signing on to the agreement, BSR's Edward Cameron weighs in on whether business will follow suit.
HPE and the future of IoT
You've probably heard by now that the Internet of Things stands to drastically alter the energy landscape by maximizing efficiency. Senior Writer Barbara Grady delves into a less-discussed dimension of the tech trend in her piece "What HPE wants the Internet of Things to learn from people."
A sea change for socially responsible investing?
GreenBiz Editor at Large and former McDonald's sustainability chief Bob Langert knows a thing or two about the business case for social responsibility. In his new story on "SRI and the next sustainability sea change," he dives into the evolution of socially responsible investing.
An in-depth look at two stories changing the game for green business. Tune in around 13:30 and 31:20 to hear this week's features.
Blockchain meets the energy business
GreenBiz Senior Writer Heather Clancy looks into the how the blockchain — the decentralized "ledger" for digital transactions and emerging buzzword — will disrupt energy markets. Hear excerpts from her panel of experts at VERGE 16.
Green banks hit a growth spurt
GreenBiz Reporter Keith Larsen takes a close look at what the green bank landscape looks like.
What's new at GreenBiz?
News, events, webcasts — the list goes on. Keep your finger on the pulse of the latest in sustainability by keeping up with GreenBiz.
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