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Sponsored: Any green recovery plan requires a closer look at smart-city infrastructure investments. Part of this requires taking a closer look at raw materials, such as copper, in order for smart cities to reach their full potential while improving their environmental performance.
September 29, 2020 by Steve Kukoda
Communities of color have been shown to have about 25% higher energy burdens than white Americans. These programs can change that.
August 6, 2020 by Lacey Shaver
Sponsored: Balancing parent company messaging with local CSR needs can be challenging. Here are some tips our energy company would like to share about sustainability reporting.
April 22, 2020 by Romain Reboux
Are you ready to vote for the startups that are leading us into the clean economy at VERGE 19?
August 15, 2019 by Shana Rappaport
Just take a look at Minnesota.
December 19, 2018 by Abby Finis
The eighth year of the VERGE conference shows how far we've come — and how far we have yet to go.
October 24, 2018 by Holly Secon
The Rocky Mountain Institute details how it's exploring innovative leasing structures in its own backyard.
April 2, 2018 by Alisa Petersen
This week: Helen Clarkson of the Climate Group and Erin Callahan of the Climate Collaborative. Plus, meet the rockstar journalist joining GreenBiz.
March 9, 2018 by Joel Makower
The latest crop of reports for sustainability professionals.
January 17, 2018 by Devon Edwards
More utilities are 'in the room' with corporate energy planning, and few companies are seeking a 'RExit.'
October 5, 2017 by Heather Clancy
In this week's episode, why mayors are appointing chief resilience officers, cap-and-trade makes a comeback and biomimicry turns 20.
July 28, 2017 by Joel Makower
The industry could drive entirely new revenue streams and business models by investing in charging stations. Too expensive? Think of it as a branding exercise.
April 18, 2017 by Suzanne Shelton
This week on the GreenBiz 350 podcast: A glimpse into the future of energy, cities and jobs from VERGE 16 in Santa Clara, California.
September 22, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
This week on the GreenBiz 350 podcast: Former McDonald's sustainability head Bob Langert talks about what he's learned from three decades of leadership experience, and an unveiling of the VERGE ecosystem map.
September 15, 2016 by Joel Makower
Local governments are being acknowledged for their exemplary leadership in reducing carbon pollution and addressing climate change
September 7, 2016 by Melissa Klein
There's a surprising opportunity for emissions reductions in cities.
May 24, 2016 by Karen Weigert
In the wake of the Flint crisis, communities turn to innovative technology and financing to prevent the next crisis.
May 5, 2016 by Erica Gies
This week on the GreenBiz350 podcast: Countries make COP21 emissions goals official, San Francisco seeks resilience and Disney wades into environmental education.
April 22, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
At VERGE 2015, a group of scientists and entrepreneurs talked about the innovation opportunities in carbon removal.
November 2, 2015 by Barbara Grady
Sure, robo-cars are an intriguing proposition, but can they be a boon for the environment?
August 25, 2015 by Ucilia Wang
Already in the midst of an 'energy revolution,' the reopening of the Carribean nation could catalyze investment to shore up power supply.
August 25, 2015 by Shashank Gouri
The former Greenpeace organizer and co-founder of Sungevity will become the new head of California clean tech fund CalCEF.
August 19, 2015 by Barbara Grady
From investing in forests to new types of resilient infrastructure, businesses are starting to comprehend the expanding definition of capital.
August 17, 2015 by Sissel Waage
A nagging emphasis on 'short-termism,' tight funding and pressure to achieve sustainability at scale are pushing cities to seek new types of coordination with businesses.
April 23, 2015 by Laura McCamy
The California city is betting on new environmental targets and equitable economic development, along with smart cities technology from companies like Philips, as part of a first-of-its-kind sustainability framework.
April 8, 2015 by Lauren Hepler