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July 29, 2021 by Olivier Blum
While the big guys have their consultants and advisers — not to mention Wall Street-caliber budgets — smaller firms are mostly left to their own scrappy devices.
July 26, 2021 by Joel Makower
The good news: Historically, lawsuits brought against companies that have made vague or aspirational statements typically have failed in the courts
July 15, 2021 by CJ Clouse
Goals, targets and commitments are worthless without accountability and enforcement — and that goes for countries as well as companies.
July 15, 2021 by Helle Bank Jorgensen
The New Standard Institute — founded by Maxine Bédat — uses and demystifies data to help the fashion industry move to a much more sustainable business model and at a faster pace.
July 14, 2021 by Lew Blaustein
“Net zero,” for all of its compelling simplicity, turns out to be anything but.
June 22, 2021 by Joel Makower
As a cornerstone of climate leadership, the weakness of today’s pledges is particularly troubling.
June 21, 2021 by Jonathan Foley
As the Dutch court case made clear, society’s expectations of companies are rising even faster than global temperatures.
June 2, 2021 by Joel Makower
Last week may be seen as the pivotal moment when climate change finally got serious.
May 25, 2021 by Joel Makower
Over the last seven years, climate tech investment has grown at five times the venture capital market rate. And it's only going up from there.
May 17, 2021 by Michael Ferrari
The chemical industry has been developing newer alternatives intended to be safer for both people and climate, but as we saw with CFCs and HFCs, inert chemicals can have unintended consequences.
May 10, 2021 by Scott Denning
Delaying action until there is a carbon price, clearer risk projections or a systemwide standard is now something governments are warning could quickly become unaffordable.
April 29, 2021 by Emily Chasan
Poking beneath the headlines during President Biden’s virtual summit on the climate crisis.
April 28, 2021 by Heather Clancy
Tackling climate change, from “whole-of-government” to “whole-of-economy.”
April 28, 2021 by Janet Yellen
This gathering offers an opportunity for the world’s largest economies to announce ambitious new climate targets or signal that they will adopt stronger plans ahead of the COP26 negotiations.
April 21, 2021 by David Waskow
Planning for sea level right is hard but it's beyond necessary.
April 9, 2021 by John Englander
Can the Taskforce on Climate-Related Disclosures effectively address both adaptation and mitigation? Maybe not.
March 24, 2021 by Karl Schultz
Making a new investment is not the same as the much more challenging endeavor of realigning an entire portfolio.
March 18, 2021 by Emily Chasan
Many business leaders have not fully appreciated how a sea change in political spending over the past 40 years has contributed to distrust and dysfunction.
March 18, 2021 by Terry Nelidov
How Biden's Securities and Exchange Commission views sustainability.
March 17, 2021 by Allison Herren Lee
Unlike with COVID, there is no vaccine that can kill climate change.
March 15, 2021 by Esteban Guerrero
Analysis of 50 major economies' post-COVID spending program concludes policymakers are wasting a major opportunity to a build safer world and greener economy in wake of the pandemic.
March 12, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Without question, nature is an even bigger issue than climate change. After all, climate change accelerates as nature is harmed.
March 8, 2021 by Richard Mattison
Companies may be relying far too much on “net” and far too little on “zero.”
March 2, 2021 by Joel Makower
We already have tools to get started. What we don’t have is time to waste, and this next decade is critical.
March 1, 2021 by Jonathan Foley