Some of the solutions, especially for last-mile delivery, could be just down the road.
Future goals around carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases require major breakthroughs in fuel and propulsion technologies.
Customer advocacy, creative partnerships are helping companies such as UPS and Maersk make their way around detours.
The shipping and logistics arm of Brambles promises to make supply chains greener, smarter and more efficient.
If we continue shipping goods as we do today, freight emissions will surpass energy as the most carbon-intensive sector by 2050.
Citi, Societe Generale, ING and DNB have all signed onto a new set of standards for lending to shipping banks that include climate targets.
In this episode, Ceres director of investor engagement Monika Frayman chats about why the investment community is scrutinizing corporate water strategy. Plus, IKEA's Angela Hultberg ponders the company's early experiences with electric vehicles and last-mile delivery.
The delivery company is racing to stay ahead of the curve.
The Swedish retailer already has accomplished an electric vehicle last mile goal in Shanghai.
A container ship in Rotterdam will become the first in the world to test a new sustainable marine biofuel next week.