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Cities Reframe Climate Conversation to Focus on ‘Resiliency’

Rather than continue in a stalemate, many community leaders are turning to Political Communications 101: If you can’t win an argument, change the…
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Top Environmentalists Call on Foundations to Turn the Tide on Global Warming

With just a week away from the United Nations Climate Summit in New York City, 160 leading environmentalists from 44 countries are calling…
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‘Big Six’ Development Banks Reaffirm Climate Commitments

The world's six leading multilateral development banks have reaffirmed their commitments to take action on climate change in advance of the U.N. Climate…
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PwC: Five-Fold Rise in Pace of Carbon Emissions Cuts Needed

Decarbonization of the global energy sector needs to increase at more than 5-times the current pace if runaway climate change is to be…
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How Cities Can Battle Climate Change with Resiliency Planning

“We can’t predict the next disruption or catastrophe. But we can control how we respond to these challenges. We can adapt to the…
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China Plans World’s Largest CO2 Market While U.S. Drags Its Feet

Upon learning today that China has a plan in place for a carbon emissions "cap and trade" market by 2016, my joy was…
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Obama to Seek ‘Politically Binding’ Climate Agreement

With a United Nations summit meeting coming up in Paris next year that will attempt to come up with some kind of meaningful…
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$10 Million for Native American Climate Resilience

Announced by the president and launched last week, the Tribal Climate Resilience Program should benefit American Indian tribes and the nation economically, socially…
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Obama: Climate Change Is a Threat to U.S. Infrastructure

More extreme droughts, floods and wildfires – these are just some of the impacts of climate change that won’t just occur in the…
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Risky Business: The Cost of Climate Change to the U.S. Economy

The Economic Risks of Climate Change in the U.S. provides the most comprehensive assessment of the economic risks our nation faces from climate…
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Stress and Anxiety: The Lesser-Known Effects of Climate Change

We now know all too well the effects that climate change will have on the environment and society: from making weather events more…
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Climate Change Liability: Holding the Perpetrators Responsible

Can the primary culprits of global warming be held liable for undermining efforts to combat climate change? That may sound like something a…
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3p Interview from #SB14sd: PwC on Resilience and Total Impact Measurement

Resilience to climate change and resource constraints was a trending topic at the 2014 Sustainable Brands conference in San Diego. In one of…
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What Do We Need to Move America Forward on Climate Solutions?

Polls suggest that Americans recognize the need to address climate change, but don't seem to see it as a priority for the country.…
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…