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Sustainability, Transportation Electrification And The Importance Of Analog   
July 02, 2020
Source: Forbes - Sustainability‚Äôs importance has steadily grown to a point that it is now very active in the public consciousness. In response, the UN has set a very high level framing with a focus on sustainability goals contemplating a broad...
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Sustainable finance: reassessing risk, purpose   
July 01, 2020
Source: pv magazine International - Fiona Quinlan, technical manager at the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB), says that the report shows improvement, but notes that companies are still failing to report fully on the risks ...
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Integrated corporate governance: 6 leadership priorities for boards after the COVID-19 crisis   
July 01, 2020
Source: The Herald-Zimbabwe - The COVID-19 crisis is accelerating a shift toward a more integrated approach to corporate governance that has been gathering force for some time. The pandemic has put people’s lives, livelihoods and learning at the centre...
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New Database Shows California’s Edison International Had Lowest Average Emission Rate in 2019   
July 01, 2020
Source: Morning Consult - New self-reported data from some of the biggest U.S. electric companies shows those emitting the least carbon per megawatt hour have taken three different avenues to their low rates, with the three topping the list boasting high...
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Evidence in New IG Report Confirms NOAA Nominee Jacobs Unfit to Lead Agency   
July 01, 2020
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - Multiple investigations into violations of the NOAA Scientific Integrity policy—including a new report from the Department of Commerce’s inspector general—demonstrate that Dr. Neil Jacobs, the current nominee to...
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Pushback Against Two Cap & Trade Programs Follows Electoral Rejection Of Carbon Taxes   
July 01, 2020
Source: Forbes - Carbon tax supporters like to talk about building “momentum,” despite a lack of legislative or electoral victories. Meanwhile the cap & trade schemes currently pending on the east coast, which have the same energy...
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Developing the fuel for a sustainable future   
July 01, 2020
Source: Cruise and Ferry - Sustainability and environmentalism are changing the face of passenger shipping. Poul Woodall tells Elly-Yates-Roberts how DFDS and the wider industry are adapting
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US to join summit on global green recovery from Covid-19 crisis   
July 01, 2020
Source: The Guardian - The idea of a green recovery to prevent a dangerous rebound in greenhouse gas emissions to above pre-Covid-19 levels has been gathering steam, but few governments have yet committed to plans.
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Top consumer brands seen falling behind on recycling goals, failing to avert plastic pollution   
June 30, 2020
Source: Waste Dive - None of the 50 companies evaluated by shareholder advocacy group As You Sow earned higher than a B- on recycling, reusability or compostability goals. Multiple companies pushed back on the report.
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Young blood may not be enough to curb Japan’s support for coal power   
June 30, 2020
Source: The Japan Times - New language in a high-profile policy review shifting focus toward renewables is expected to be largely be symbolic, said sources familiar with the matter.
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