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'Green News Report' - March 8, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.08.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Democratic candidates debate in Flint, and call for Michigan's governor t...

'Green News Report' - March 3, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.03.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Big Oil CEO dies just one day after indictment on conspiracy charges; Ber...

Marce Gutiérrez-Graudiņš: Bringing Latinos to the Environmental Table

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 03.01.2016 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

In January 2016, The Verde Paper: Latino Perspectives on Conservation Leadership was released by La Madre Tierra and Resource Media. Between 2014 and ...

'Green News Report' - March 1, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.01.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Donald Trump calls for killing the EPA; West Virginia votes to kill clima...

'Green News Report' - February 25, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.25.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Saudi Arabia declines to help US oil producers survive oil's downturn; Bi...

'Green News Report' - February 23, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.23.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Oklahoma finally acts to reduce man-made fracking earthquakes; Bernie San...

Supreme Court's Stay on Clean Power Plan Won't Stop Energy Revolution

Mark Tercek | Posted 03.14.2016 | Green
Mark Tercek

The Supreme Court's decision last week to stay President Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan may delay implementation of that particular program. But it won't halt the revolution underway in the electric power sector.

'Green News Report' - February 18, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.23.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... SPECIAL NOTE: Though we didn't have time to mention as much in today's report, this is our 7TH ANN...

Major Works in the Field of Corporate Sustainability

Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability | Posted 02.18.2016 | Business
Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability

As the planet's population continues to increase and to grow wealthier, pressures on natural resources and the environment will only become more intense. Corporate sustainability, once seen as window-dressing or even subversive, has become a core part of many corporate strategies.

Our Secret Is Out

Mark Tercek | Posted 02.17.2016 | Green
Mark Tercek

There's a secret to the Nature Conservancy's success. Without it, our ambitious science-based conservation activities around the world would likely be much less successful.

'Green News Report' - February 16, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.16.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia leaves U.S. climate a...

'Green News Report' - February 11, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.11.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Bernie Sanders slams Republicans on climate change denial after landslide...

An Environmentalist Goes to Alabama to Talk About Climate Change -- Find Out What Happens Next

Mark Tercek | Posted 02.12.2016 | Green
Mark Tercek

Earlier this week, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay temporarily blocking the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan. The plan is intended to be the main regulatory tool to reduce carbon emissions from power plants in the U.S. In many ways, it's the underpinning of U.S. commitments under the recent Paris climate agreement.

'Green News Report' - February 9, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.09.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hillary Clinton pushes Congress to act on the Flint Water Crisis; Donald ...

Has the Post-Dam Future Started?

Peter Bosshard | Posted 02.09.2016 | Green
Peter Bosshard

On February 5 the power utility of California's capital Sacramento decided to cancel the $1.5 billion Iowa Hill Dam, a pumped storage project in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada. The decision may not be remarkable by itself, but marks a watershed moment and signals the early beginnings of an exciting development away from large dams.

How California Uses Forests - and Economic Forces - to Fight Climate Change

Mark Tercek | Posted 02.08.2016 | Green
Mark Tercek

California is often at the forefront of implementing strong environmental regulations, many times going beyond what the federal Environmental Protection Agency requires. We hope other state and country leaders will follow California's example as the world comes together to build off of the momentum of the Paris agreement.

'Green News Report' - February 4, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.04.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Democrats keep pushing climate action, Republicans keep ignoring it; FL m...

'Green News Report' - February 2, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Sen. Ted Cruz promises to eliminate all energy subsidies -- but there's a...

Green Is the New Green: New Paths for Sustainable Investing

André Corrêa d'Almeida | Posted 02.01.2016 | Business
André Corrêa d'Almeida

This post is co-authored by Sofia Santos Today, the green economy represents at least 4 trillion euros, growing at 4% per year, and the investment in...

'Green News Report' - January 28, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.28.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Democratic Presidential candidates focus on climate and clean energy in I...

Can Executive Compensation Push Firms to Harm the Environment?

Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability | Posted 01.28.2016 | Business
Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability

The recent passage of the Paris Agreement generated by the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference highlights the global consensus on the importance of reducing our environmental harm. A significant part of the problem, and thus solution, is business.

'Green News Report' - January 26, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.26.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The Great Blizzard of 2016 cripples the East Coast; Yes, it was turbo-cha...

From Davos: Unleashing the Power of Nature in Cities

Mark Tercek | Posted 01.24.2016 | Green
Mark Tercek

We need to unleash the power of nature to help make cities more resilient, livable and ultimately flourishing so both nature and people can thrive.

'Green News Report' - January 21, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.21.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Surprise! 2015 was the hottest year ever recorded on Planet Earth; MI Gov...

From Davos: Building Tomorrow's Global Leaders

Mark Tercek | Posted 01.21.2016 | Green
Mark Tercek

LEAF interns gain valuable first-hand conservation experience and often go on to pursue successful environmental career paths. © Karine Aigner Mar...