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Author, speaker, consultant and green business strategy expert Andrew Winston talks to TriplePundit about his new book, "The Big Pivot."

Q&A: Andrew Winston on Climate Risk, CSR and His New Book ‘The Big Pivot’

TriplePundit speaks with Andrew Winston, who also advises some of the world’s biggest companies on environmental strategy, about his new book, "The Big…
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Waste Not, Want Not: How Reducing Food Waste Can Help Address Climate Change

Unbeknownst to many consumers food waste is one of the leading causes of greenhouse gas emissions. Almost half of all food is thrown…
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IPCC Report: The Low-Down for Today’s Climate

The recent report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change doesn't mince words -- if you're used to reading complicated data, that is.…
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Third National Climate Assessment: Evidence, Impacts Of Warming Abound

The U.S. and global climate is warming, and the effects are being seen across U.S. society and ecosystems, from the upper levels of…

New IPCC Report: The World is On Track for a Hefty Temperature Increase

If the world continues down its current carbon-spewing course, global temperatures will hit a staggering 4.8 degrees Celsius above preindustrial levels by the…
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Coal and the Role of Multi-Stakeholderism

There’s little doubt that multi-stakeholderism is crucial to elements of the business and human rights movement, but is this type of collaboration always…
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Latest IPCC Report Shows Climate Impacts and Risks Worse Than Expected

Last week, the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPPCC) revealed substantial portions of its latest report on the impacts of warming. Observations…
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New Gallup Survey Shows Americans are Ambivalent About Climate Change

A new Gallup survey looking at the degree Americans worry about different issues found that only 24 percent of Americans worry a great…
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Climate Crisis: Grassroot Movements Will Bring Change Says IPCC Chair

Typhoon Haiyan is being called the latest example of the effects of extreme climate change. The Chair of the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on…
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BSR’s Bold Climate Change Commitment

BSR’s President Aron Cramer made a big commitment at this week’s conference in San Francisco. He and the BSR team are doubling down…
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Fossil Fuel Investors Ask for Climate Change Risk Assessment

The risk of climate change has fossil fuel investors worried. And they aren't just concerned about what extreme climate change means for the…
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The IPCC Summary Report on Climate Change: Impact Investing as a Powerful Tool

This second installment (after The IPCC Summary Report on Climate Change: What it Means for Impact Investing) addresses more businesses going green, reducing…
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The IPCC Summary Report on Climate Change: What It Means for Impact Investing

The long-awaited IPCC Summary Report on Climate Change emerged amid a flurry of media coverage and a volley of commentary, both pro and…
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Brits to Buy Solar Arrays with their Ektorp Sofas

Hold on, I need to look at my list here. I need to buy some Swedish meatballs, a couple chairs, some new food…
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Extreme Climate Change: What Does It Mean for Businesses?

According to the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) global warming is no longer a theory. It's here. How will businesses in…