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UK businesses speed up shift to clean energy   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : The Climate Group
Source: The Climate Group - “Congratulations to RBS and Landsec on showing it is already possible for the private sector to go further and faster in driving the clean energy transition. As climate change increasingly poses a threat to our economy and...
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Our Vanishing World: Rainforests   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Carbon Disclosure Project
Source: Scoop - And, as reported by the CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project): ‘The ABCD (The Archer Daniels Midland Company [ADM], Bunge, Cargill and Louis Dreyfus Company) trader companies have a large impact on countless...
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Case Study: Carbon War Room   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Carbon War Room
Source: Wealth-X - “The ‘Known Associates’ and ‘Interests and Hobbies’ sections of the dossiers have been especially helpful for our efforts in Asia. Wealth-X has helped us connect with the individuals that are...
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Southeast Region Areas to Endure About Four Months a Year When “Feels Like” Temperature Exceeds 105 Degrees   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - both by the Union of Concerned Scientists, released today. Few places would be unaffected by extreme heat conditions by midcentury and only a few mountainous regions would remain extreme heat refuges by the century’s end....
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Carbon War Room - Independence of Small Islands from Fossil Fuels   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Carbon War Room
Source: unfccc.int - We are here today due to one fundamental truth: the dependency that islands have had on fossil fuels over the past 20 to 50 years is no longer necessary. In fact, it has become one of the most blatant anachronisms of our time...
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Carbon War Room: Avoiding 2°C impossible without business   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Carbon War Room
Source: climatechangenews.com - The private sector is essential to meeting the 2°C target of warming, the threshold that scientists say would lead to dangerous climate change, according to influential NGO Carbon War Room. With a number of policies from...
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The Rolling Stones go green   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainability Consortium (TSC)
Source: THE WEEK - And maybe only used, in the case of a coffee cup, only used for maybe five minutes," says Christy Slay with The Sustainability Consortium. Single-use cups aren't just a landfill problem — it ...
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Trucost Research Points to $10B #BusinessCase for Circular Economy for Electronics   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : TruCost
Source: Sustainable Brands - Last month, the Green Electronics Council (GEC) unveiled new research carried out by Trucost that highlights the importance of advancing best circular-economy practices throughout the electronics sector. The GEC engaged Trucost...
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Company Overview of S&P Trucost Limited   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : TruCost
Source: Bloomberg - S&P Trucost Limited provides investment grade carbon and environmental data to investors, companies, and governments. It offers gold standard carbon and natural capital investment metrics that financial institutions need to...
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China disrupting world’s diamond sector, tapping sophisticated technology to produce cheap knock-offs   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : TruCost
Source: YAHOO! News - Diamond producers have been pushing back. The Diamond Producers Association commissioned research by a third party known for assessing environmental and other risks, Trucost ESG Analysis. The research found that its seven rough...
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