Industry News

5 reasons to be optimistic about reducing, and reversing, deforestation

01/21/2019 2:00
Yes, more trees are falling, but the leading indicators suggest a brighter picture is taking root.

6 insights for NGOs to transform corporate sustainability

01/21/2019 1:00
What a veteran corporate sustainability exec learned about engaging with his company's biggest critics.

Is Pacific Gas and Electric the first corporate climate casualty?

01/21/2019 1:00
As PG&E faces bankruptcy, here are five possible outcomes for the utility.

The downside of doing good with a market mindset

01/21/2019 12:30
Philanthropic giving is not necessarily sustainable development.

The dying pig in the aisle: How McDonald’s came to transform animal welfare

01/19/2019 1:00
The legal and PR battles that the fast food behemoth waged transformed the company's sustainability strategy.

Episode 155: Carbon cowboys, plastics problem solvers

01/18/2019 2:00
Plus, NRG proposes a simpler way for companies to procure electricity powered by renewables

America's pickup truck gets a plug

01/18/2019 1:00
The big automakers are moving slowly on manufacturing heavy duty commercial and industrial electric vehicles. That gives one startup a way in.

The plastics value chain is only as strong as its weakest link

01/18/2019 12:30
And the weakest link? People.

The United Nations backs seed sovereignty in landmark small-scale farmers’ rights declaration

01/18/2019 12:12
Conventional modern agriculture threatens seed diversity around the world — but a new UN declaration seeks to reverse that.

How Bloomberg, Cox, Gap Inc., Salesforce and Workday combined clout to buy clean power

01/17/2019 6:01
The deal, facilitated by LevelTen Energy and BayWa, came together after about a year of negotiations.