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The Decarbonization of the Global Energy System

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) estimates carbon emissions related to energy can be cut back 70 percent by 2050 with a net-positive economic outlook. A complete phase-out is possible by 2060.

Office Depot and TerraCycle Partner on Binder Recycling

Office Depot and market upcycling leader TerraCycle are teaming up to recycle those old binders that accumulate in our desks.

SPECIAL SERIES: Your Corporate Guide to Responsible Waste Management

First Steps for Corporate Zero Waste

Starting a zero-waste program can come across as an ominous challenge to companies. But companies like Ford Motors show that setting aggressive targets and engaging employees can make a huge difference when it comes to waste diversion.

Economic, Political Fallout From North Carolina’s ‘Bathroom Bill’ Continues One Year Later

A year has passed since HB-2, or the “bathroom bill,” passed both houses of North Carolina’s state legislature during a special session. Despite economic losses, experts say the law is most likely here to stay.

Advocates Prepare For Court Battle As Trump Moves Keystone XL Forward

On Friday, U.S. President Donald Trump and the State Department issued the go-ahead for the Keystone XL pipeline. They received terse rebuke from environmental and social advocacy organizations, which promised to fight the project in court. Can Trump actually speed the project through as he promised?

Trump’s $3 Million Weekend Getaways: When is the Cost of a Presidential Vacation Too Much?

U.S. President Donald Trump’s weekly flights to Florida and Virginia, combined with the dizzying cost of security for the first lady in New York, are prompting questions about why social programs that “average” Americans count on are too expensive for the federal budget.

As Meat-Free Burgers Move Mainstream, Impossible Foods Scales Up

Impossible Foods’ new production facility in Oakland, California, will scale its meat-free burger availability from eight restaurants today to over 1,000 by the end of the year. Beyond that, the sky is the limit.

The Triple Bottom Line

At it's core, triple bottom line thinking ties the social and environmental impact of an organization’s activities to its economic performance.

Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is a longstanding concept in business management. The theory is that when employees are engaged in the company's activities, they'll work harder and stay longer, which will reduce costs. Here we explore some popular ways to keep employees engaged.

Sustainability Reporting

Here we explore the many ways companies are reporting on their sustainability, from traditional GRI-indexed sustainability reports to visually dynamic websites that update in real time.

From Farm to Factory: A 3 Part Series on Social Impacts in Apparel

In this 3-part series is underwritten by C&A Foundation, we explore how cotton, supply chain transparency and bonded labor shape the apparel supply chain and influence the clothes on our backs.

From the Podium

27
Mar

Fracking vs. Solar Energy in 2017: Everything You Need to Know

When it’s generated at the household or business level to minimize transmission burdens and give users more control, solar power can contribute to…
27
Mar

Businesses Condemn Executive Order as Anti-Growth, Anti-Environment

The business community is looking for real leadership on climate change, and so far, all we’ve see are decisions from the polluters playbook.
23
Mar

Twitter Chat 3/29: #TimberlandXThread

Timberland and Thread just embarked on a new journey together with the release of the TimberlandXThread collection of footwear, bags and t-shirts featuring…

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19
Apr

New Economy & Social Innovation Global Forum – With 3p Discount!

NESI Forum 2017 is the unique Global Forum on New Economy and Social Innovation that brings together for the first time in history…
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22
May

Sustainable Brands 2017 Detroit – With Reader Discount Code

Sustainable Brands is a global community that believes that embedding environmental and social purpose into the core of a brand is the future…
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07
Jun

Conscious Company Global Leadership Forum

The Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum is open for registration now.
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27
Jun

Green Sports Alliance Summit 2017

The annual Green Sports Alliance Summit is the world’s largest and most influential gathering for the sports community to unite around sustainability.
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29
Mar

GRI Certified Training + CDP in San Francisco

Enroll in one of our hands-on trainings, for current and future sustainability professionals-it’s the quickest way to learn how to apply the latest…
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29
Mar

Timberland and Thread: #TimberlandXThread Twitter Chat 3/29

Join Timberland, Thread, and TriplePundit on March 29th at 9am PT / Noon ET at #TimberlandXThread to discuss the concepts of upcycling in…
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17
May

GRI Certified Training + CDP in New York

Enroll in one of our hands-on trainings, for current and future sustainability professionals-it’s the quickest way to learn how to apply the latest…
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