From floating trash-barriers to a waste-collecting water wheel, these innovative concepts can help us realize a world without ocean litter.
Climate & Environment
This category is climate change in relation to sustainability and CSR and how these segments effect one another. This includes how climate change has started to cause a wide range of physical effects with serious implications for investors and businesses, and how the business sector discloses climate risks and manage them.
“We want to be clear … that the court’s decision does not overturn the policy or decide its legal merits,” John Coequyt, who heads up climate campaigns for the Sierra Club, said in a telephone press conference on Thursday.
A group of shareholders called the ‘Aiming for A’ investor coalition is asking three giant mining companies to be more transparent about climate risk.
Pepperdine Graziadio School professor Robert Bikel describes the Socially, Environmentally, and Ethically Responsible (SEER) business strategy and how small businesses can benefit.
The Malheur National Wildlife Refuge mess lands Bundy family patriarch Cliven in hot water, as he steps into a trap at Portland International Airport.
In an extraordinary move, the Supreme Court granted a stay that puts a temporary halt to Clean Power Plan. But there was one key stakeholder from whom the court did not hear: the young people who will actually be around in 2050 to experience the impacts of our action, or inaction, today.
In a surprising decision that environmentalists are calling “unprecedented,” the Supreme Court imposed a stay on the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan this week. The decision doesn’t bode well for the EPA-run program, but the Obama administration says it isn’t giving up.
Congress is required to determine if a bill would add to the federal deficit prior to voting on it. But there is no such provision when it comes to climate change.
As a mom, and an educator for a university campus with over 35,000 students, I feel strongly that the younger generation should be given the chance to understand climate change as early as possible to help them with consumer choices.
A new year is always a good opportunity to try new habits and, when it comes to important issues like the environment, there really is no time like the present.
EasyJet is preparing to test out a new hybrid airplane later this year. Not only will this airplane utilize regenerative braking to reclaim energy during landings, but it will also utilize onboard fuel cells.
ExxonMobil is trying to exclude a climate change proposal from this year’s proxy ballot, and if the oil and gas giant succeeds, its shareholders won’t be able to vote on the proposal at the company’s annual general meeting on May 25.
Yet another alternative meat startup, Memphis Meats, is doubling down on meat products cultivated in the laboratory instead of the factory farm. Its products based on beef, pork and chicken will be available within five years.
Following one of the key announcements at COP21, a climate disclosure task force was set up by the Financial Stability Board at the request of the G20, to introduce industry-led corporate reporting of climate risks.