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12.7 million people work in the global renewable energy sector, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency.
January 20, 2023 by Stefan Ellerbeck
Implementation of IRA, IIJA and CHIPS should build upon the voluntary market system to accelerate decarbonization.
January 12, 2023 by Doug Miller
Sponsored: Our global climate crisis deepens on the need for cleaner, resilient versions of essential systems that keep business operational.
December 5, 2022 by Erica Zamensky
What do we need to build a clean energy workforce? The Powering Jobs Census from Power for All has some answers.
November 22, 2022 by Aashna Aggarwal
Nearly 60 percent of Fortune 500 companies are committed to reducing their carbon footprint, yet the world currently faces pressures unprecedented in recent history – supply chain disruptions, energy price volatility, economic uncertainty and more. Organizations must navigate this environment while continuing to decarbonize, and many view these two goals as competing priorities.
November 3, 2022 by Carlos Escobar
New Climate Transparency report reveals fossil fuel production subsidies surged to the highest levels on record in 2021.
October 26, 2022 by Amber Rolt
Investors must engage strategically across the whole mining sector to ensure it is able to play the role society demands of it.
October 19, 2022 by Adam Matthews
A major new academic study sets out a new climate progress assessment framework for corporates — and they are falling short.
August 16, 2022 by Michael Holder
Sponsored: Industry leaders are increasingly prioritizing the social co-benefits of renewable energy procurement. This article explores recent trends towards higher-impact clean energy products and how your organization can maximize social co-benefits while delivering on climate targets.
August 11, 2022 by Meagan Banuelos
The war between Russia and Ukraine is, among other things, exposing the downsides of global interdependencies.
July 22, 2022 by Robert Muggah
Sponsored: Demand for carbon credits is expected to outpace supply, leaving corporate carbon credit buyers at risk of not meeting their climate commitments.
July 7, 2022 by Julia Osterman
Sponsored: As renewables in North America rapidly expand, understanding industry trends allows businesses to capture the greatest value from the energy transition. ESG profiles of renewable energy projects vary widely. It’s critical to strive for an inclusive sustainable energy future, not just net zero.
June 10, 2022 by Paolo Romanacci
BlocPower’s Civilian Climate Corps program provides training and job opportunities to New Yorkers in neighborhoods impacted by gun violence, while helping NYC tackle its largest source of GHG emissions: buildings.
June 9, 2022 by CJ Clouse
The city’s Green Career Exploratory Program, launched in the early days of the pandemic, emphasizes the recruitment of people of color through partnerships with community institutions.
June 1, 2022 by Frank Jossi
Organizations of all sizes are increasing their renewable energy programs in pursuit of decarbonization and net-zero goals. But even with renewable targets in place, many organizations don’t know where to start or the best path to get there. Renewable energy and decarbonization require a holistic approach, one based on both a thorough understanding of the available tools and a balance of core business objectives with sustainability targets.
May 3, 2022 by Enel X
Sponsored: Cleantech startups face a 'commercial valley of death.' Wells Fargo is supporting demonstration projects to help companies overcome this challenge.
April 27, 2022 by Trish Cozart
BusinessGreen editor in chief James Murray discusses how the Ukraine power is writing the rules for energy security in European, and GreenBiz Senior Analyst John Davies chats about salary dynamics for corporate sustainability professionals.
April 15, 2022 by GreenBiz Editors
A new McKinsey report vastly underestimates the growth of solar and wind deployment, while overestimating the cost.
March 31, 2022 by Karl Burkart
Power shift: Leading organizations are figuring out how to match energy use with clean energy supply in real-time.
March 21, 2022 by Sarah Golden
Why do we need Biden’s clean energy tax credits? Don’t ask environmentalists—ask the utility CEOs in charge of keeping your lights on.
March 9, 2022 by Greg Alvarez
Sponsored: When discussing which energy solutions businesses should prioritize, Shell Energy applies this three-phase approach.
January 11, 2022 by David Keefer
Coal, Deforestation, Zero-Emission Vehicles: A Closer Look at Six Key Commitments from the COP26 Climate Conference
Scientists say a rise in global temperatures beyond 1.5°C by the end of the century will cause catastrophic climate-changing events around the world. Sadly
January 3, 2022 by Intelex
Date/Time: January 24, 2022 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT) The sustainable business world enters 2022 flying high, as the world focuses with increasing
December 20, 2021 by Taylor Flores
Study finds 93% U.S companies view sustainability is a lasting trend. Many companies are conducting major sustainability initiatives to improve the
December 7, 2021 by Honeywell
Study finds 87% of U.S. companies view sustainability as a long-term investment rather than a cost. Leaders of large U.S. companies have realized
December 1, 2021 by Honeywell