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The traditional process of making concrete accounts for nearly 10 percent of all global carbon dioxide emissions. Solutions for addressing that footprint have huge potential to scale.
May 6, 2021 by Heather Clancy
A closer look at the momentum and potential for cleaner industrial technologies.
April 1, 2021 by Sasha Stashwick
Data will be the currency that underlies all vehicle-to-grid integration programs.
March 24, 2021 by Katie Fehrenbacher
Guidance from disclosure initiatives such as the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure and Sustainable Accounting Standards Board doesn't cover everything companies need to know.
March 15, 2021 by Ariel C. Pinchot
From urban agriculture to an ambitious renewable energy commitment, engagement with community groups and local entrepreneurs has been central to the city's progress.
March 11, 2021 by Chris Castro
Local agriculture initiatives offer a way toward food security through reconnection with the land and the true spirit of aloha.
March 9, 2021 by Libby Leonard
The incoming administration has a lot of work to do. Here's what businesses should call on the Biden-Harris administration to adopt, from climate to social issues.
November 17, 2020 by Aron Cramer
The cement industry is taking steps to reduce its carbon emissions, but this will require technological upgrades, innovative approaches — and a considerable financial commitment.
November 9, 2020 by Juan Villar Mallagray
Plus, highlights from Climate Week sessions on transportation and mobility.
October 2, 2020 by Heather Clancy
What makes wildfires particularly scary is the climate feedback effect; the more wildfires there are, the more they release carbon and fuel more climate change.
October 2, 2020 by Sarah Golden
Plus, why intentional design is pivotal for building circular economies and how Tesla serves as a startup ecosystem.
September 18, 2020 by Deonna Anderson
It takes creativity, tenacity and funding to build a sustainable land-based operation in Sebastopol, about 60 miles north of San Francisco, where Green Valley Farm + Mill is situated.
August 11, 2020 by Paloma Sisneros-Lobato
No one-size-fits-all technical solution can replace a contextual focus that puts people’s well-being, needs and aspirations first.
August 4, 2020 by Emma Illick-Frank
Researchers are looking to kelp for help storing carbon dioxide far beneath the surface of the sea.
July 16, 2020 by Emma Bryce
Growing seasons are less predictable. These scientists are taking a novel approach to boosting crop resilience
Epigenetic modification of plants shows promise for enhancing food security — but we still have a lot to learn
July 9, 2020 by Allison Gacad
A dashboard can help uncover opportunities for circular interventions and track progress. But coming up with metrics for a dashboard requires a lot of comprehensive and collaborative multi-stakeholder research.
July 9, 2020 by Tair Bilyalov
With the pandemic, the climate crisis and awareness of racial injustice reaching new levels, the nation is fighting multiple interconnected battles. What can energy professionals do to move the best solutions forward for all communities?
July 6, 2020 by Daphany Rose Sanchez
The Grand Caillou/Dulac Band of Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw have long practiced self-isolation and sustainable food production, which they hope will help keep their number of COVID-19 cases low.
July 1, 2020 by Barry Yeoman
The Canadian city has improved in the sustainability and livability indices but not so much when it comes to happiness indices.
June 20, 2020 by Teresa Coady
There is tremendous opportunity for closing nutrient loops and shifting to a regenerative, distributed and healthier food system.
June 18, 2020 by Emma Chow
Milk consumption has suffered during the COVID-19 pandemic, which has severely disrupted supply chains that move food from farm to fork.
June 10, 2020 by Andrew Carlson
Perched on the western shore of the world’s greatest lake, this freshwater port community offers lessons for resilience in uncertain times.
June 1, 2020 by Stephanie Hemphill
As governments step up to address the most pressing issues, they must set a clear direction that enables private sector circular innovation.
May 29, 2020 by Jocelyn Blériot
The pandemic has proven that both businesses and governments can act, and they can act quickly.
May 27, 2020 by Samantha Harris