July 3rd, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
A collection of researchers from the fields of astrobiology and biogeochemistry have developed sophisticated new computer models designed to determine if human life on Earth is sustainable. The indications are not very hopeful.
May 28th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Deep in the woods on either side of the border between Virginia and West Virginia, a battle is raging that pits ordinary people against the full might of the fossil fuel industry and the government agencies they control. The issue, at least on the surface, is the construction of a natural gas transmission line being built through the forest by Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC, which in turn is owned by EQT Corporation
May 22nd, 2018 | by Guest Contributor
Around the world, cities endeavor to cut greenhouse gas emissions, while adapting to the threats – and opportunities – presented by climate change. It’s no easy task, but the first step is to make a plan outlining how to meet the targets set out in the Paris Agreement, and help limit the world’s mean temperature rise to less than two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels
March 31st, 2018 | by Matthew Klippenstein
Instead of halfway measures and greenwashing, Ray Anderson oriented Interface to the singular goal of having no net negative impact on the environment, something it calls Mission Zero®. Interface hasn't hit Mission Zero® yet, but that goal has been woven into the company’s DNA. He passed away years ago, but that vision remains integral to the company’s culture.
February 12th, 2018 | by The Beam
We’ve picked out the top 3 New Year’s resolutions you’ve made and presented them alongside some tips to help keep them all year long!
January 27th, 2018 | by Carolyn Fortuna
The Global EVRT Middle East 2018 participants visited the Eco Haus in Oman and share insights into sustainability solutions
December 6th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Doing business while simultaneously considering the impacts of social and environmental concerns is set to define business and investment moving forward, according to global asset manager Schroders.
September 12th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Candy maker Mars has committed to spending $1 billion to promote a sustainability initiative to cut its greenhouse gas emissions, improve worker safety, and promote the economic health of its suppliers.
August 13th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Kevin McGrane, an Episcopalian deacon from Missouri, dares to suggest that evangelical Christians should be supporting measures to address climate change instead of opposing them. Listen to what he has to say.
August 7th, 2017 | by Guest Contributor
As they strive to stay competitive in the new clean mobility paradigm, there is a dark cloud. What do dieselgate and its aftermath mean for the car industry? How do the approximately 8.6 million diesel vehicles currently registered in Germany that fall into the Euro 5 emission class or the concerned part of the Euro 6 class fit in?
June 27th, 2017 | by Carolyn Fortuna
How can media literacy help to empower the social justice and environmental justice movements
April 21st, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Two new journal articles published this month have served to not only document the increasing climate-related risks facing the fossil fuel industry, but to point out the obvious, that the sustainability train has well and truly left the station, and is never coming back.
April 16th, 2017 | by The Beam
“We need to train women to be active and strong board members, and to increase their resilience in tough environments which are often contradictory with women’s family lives.”
March 6th, 2017 | by Guest Contributor
Local leaders in small- to medium-size communities are already grappling with the issue. Although their actions are not always couched in terms of addressing climate change, their strategies can provide insights into how to make progress on climate policy under a Trump administration
October 24th, 2016 | by Sandy Dechert
You might conclude from its title that The Madhouse Effect, one of the fall’s best book offerings, takes on the US presidential election. You’d be close -- the subject does come up repeatedly in the technical and policy discussions -- but not quite right. I enjoyed discussing it with the author recently
October 17th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Originally published on Ecopreneurist. Decentralized sustainable energy technologies—both at the individual systems level, such as solar home systems, and at [&hellip
October 10th, 2016 | by Cynthia Shahan
Downtown Sarasota, Florida, has a solid infrastructure of charging stations for electric cars. EV drivers benefit with easy, simple charging [&hellip
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The inaugural Forum (September 21–23, 2016) brought a diverse cohort of sustainability professionals to campus to explore sustainability as an [&hellip
September 27th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Philips Lighting launched a new five-year sustainability program earlier this month, Brighter Lives, Better World, which includes targets of 100% carbon [&hellip
September 26th, 2016 | by Cynthia Shahan
I met Bill Johnson, founder of Brilliant Harvest, at the EcoFriendlyFloridaFest and then spoke with him again at National Drive Electric [&hellip