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What’s Lost When We Talk ‘ESG’ and Not ‘Sustainability’   
May 06, 2022
Source: MIT Sloan - Within the narrow world of the sustainability expert community, the battle royale is raging about sustainability versus ESG and the implications of shifting semantics. I don’t want to litigate what these words mean, but I do want...
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Cities are Experimenting with Free Public Transit to Promote Sustainable Mobility   
May 06, 2022
Source: Arch Today - Various cities have been experimenting with wavering fees for public transport in an effort to promote sustainable mobility, alleviate traffic congestion and decrease social inequality. This past February, Salt Lake City has...
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Major Brands Hype Sustainability Gains   
May 06, 2022
Source: Packaging Digest - It’s not surprising that Earth Day month generated a lot of interest in packaging sustainability. Top content from Packaging Digest in April 2022 revealed paper packaging winners, a compostable packaging promotion for salty...
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Making the Business Case for ESG   
May 06, 2022
Source: Knowledge at Wharton - Wharton’s Katherine Klein talks with Wharton management professor Witold Henisz about how investors can evaluate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria and why they should deeply engage with firms if they want to...
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Equilibrium/Sustainability — Texas stares down the barrel of summer grid failure   
May 05, 2022
Source: The Hill - Texas’s power grid may be courting collapse this weekend as temperatures soar across the state. By Saturday, the state utility regulator expects just under 70 gigawatts of demand — more than any previous May, the Houston...
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Water shortage breakthrough as seawater made drinkable with press of a button   
May 05, 2022
Source: Express -UK - The exciting technology can rid the water of salt molecules, bacteria and viruses by zapping it with electricity. This means there is no need for replacement filters or high-pressure pumps, which commercially available...
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Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability, university’s first new school in 70 years, will accelerate solutions to global climate crisis   
May 05, 2022
Source: Stanford News - Stanford’s first new school in 70 years will launch this fall as the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability, recognizing a $1.1 billion gift from John and Ann Doerr, the largest in the university’s history. The commitment,...
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Can Sustainable Suburbs Save Southern California?   
May 05, 2022
Source: The New Yorker - Wildlife biologists describe the vast territory, which is larger than some national parks, as a laboratory of biodiversity. Although the area makes up only a quarter of a per cent of California’s land, it contains some fourteen...
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New sustainability and climate change strategy for schools in England doesn't match what young people actually want   
May 05, 2022
Source: Phys.org - The U.K. government has introduced a new sustainability and climate change strategy for schools. However, our research shows that it does not go far enough to meet what young people and teachers want.
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Amplify. Accelerate. Action. Thousands gather to re-energise UN Sustainable Development Goals during Catalyst 2030 annual event   
May 05, 2022
Source: Global NewsWire - Members of the growing and influential movement of social entrepreneurs and innovators, Catalyst 2030, will gather with world leaders during Catalysing Change Week 2022 to find bold new strategies to make the world a more...
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