Single-Use Plastic Water Bottles Are About to Be Banned at SFO
On August 20, a ban on single-use plastic water bottles at SFO, aka San Francisco International Airport, will go into effect…
A 10-Point Plan to Cut Oil Use – Analysis
In the face of the emerging global energy crisis triggered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the IEA’s 10-Point Plan to Cut Oil Use proposes 10 actions that can be taken to reduce oil demand with immediate impact – and provides recommendations for how those actions can help pave the way to putting oil demand onto a more sustainable path in the longer term.
Audio: My family tried to ditch single-use plastic. Here’s how it went
Can an urban, middle-class family of four eliminate plastic waste from their lives?…
Schneider Electric launches sustainability contest
Go Green in the City challenges students to find innovative solutions for smarter, more energy-efficient and sustainable cities…
Where Do ESG and Sustainable Finance Go from Here? | Greenbiz
The finance and sustainability worlds are converging faster than ever before. For investors and companies, that means having a clear understanding of the key issues, both now and in the coming months, from setting targets and timetables to learning the language of Wall Street. It means having a shared understanding with internal stakeholders: the risk department, government relations, investor relations and those overseeing energy, emissions reductions, water use and more. All of this has been taking place for years, never more so than in the past 24 months. So, where are we? What are the emerging issues? What are the changing expectations of investors, regulators and financial institutions around the world? And, perhaps most important: Are we even making progress?
The Amsterdam City Doughnut
What makes a thriving city? That’s the question that Circle Economy, Kate Raworth and the City of Amsterdam address in the creation of the Amsterdam City Doughnut, with the insights captured in the report Building blocks for the new strategy Amsterdam Circular 2020-2025.