Accelerating sustainability solutions in an interconnected world. Highlights from VERGE 16 in Santa Clara, VERGE Hawaii in Honolulu along with ongoing coverage of VERGE topics.

As the state pursues renewables, it's also a matter of doing more with less energy.
In this week's episode, the GreenBiz team reports on the ground from the VERGE Hawaii 2017 conference.
The impacts of climate change and benefits of the transition to renewable power are far from evenly distributed, for now.
The Aloha State's energy goals include not just transitioning to 100 percent renewable power by 2045, but doing so in a way that is equitable for its many rural inhabitants.
Taking advantage of $15 billion in annual tourism spending while also ramping up local sustainability efforts is no easy task.
The state is home to nationally recognized startup incubators that are hoping to hatch innovations in both technologies and business models.
In this week's episode, the GreenBiz team covers the journey to sustainable tourism, BMW's investment in electric buses and the fate of globalized corporations.
From Hawaii's Molokai to Samso, Denmark, islands are becoming a hotbed for experimentation with renewable energy, waste reduction and water conservation.
From Hawaii to the Galapagos, the sector moves beyond eco-adventures to more holistic safeguards for popular travel destinations.
Hydrogen fuel cells are making a come back in the renewable energy field. And in Hawaii, we'll soon see hydrogen fuel cells in cars, fleets and microgrids.