“Paul Hawken on One Hundred Solutions to the Climate Crisis”

“Environmentalist Paul Hawken believes that to motivate action on climate change, the focus needs to be on solutions rather the problem. And, he says, those solutions – from changing the type of refrigerants used to reducing food waste… Read More

“Duke Cancels Florida Nuclear Project, Plans Solar Expansion”

“For the second time in a week, Duke Energy has canceled a planned nuclear project. Duke said Tuesday it’s dropping plans to build the proposed Levy Nuclear Plant on Florida’s Gulf Coast. That’s after it canceled plans for… Read More

“20 Greenest Colleges and Universities in America”

“We continue to be inspired by the creative and innovative ways colleges and universities across the country are working to tackle the climate crisis and move toward a sustainable future.” https://www.ecowatch.com/greenest-colleges-2475789203.html

“Scientists Fear Trump Will Dismiss Blunt Climate Report”

““Evidence for a changing climate abounds, from the top of the atmosphere to the depths of the oceans,” a draft of the report states.” https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/07/climate/climate-change-drastic-warming-trump.html

“A Tiny Fraction of Oceans Could Satisfy The World’s Fish Demand”

“Farmed fish operations have often come with environmental degradation and problems with diseases and parasites. In recent years, however, the science and industry best practices have been refined. Now it’s a matter of putting it into action in… Read More

“The Gulf of Mexico dead zone is larger than ever. Here’s what to do about it.”

“Dead zones occur throughout the world and persist through the summer until plunging water temperatures — and often hurricanes — mix oxygen back into the depths each fall…. But these areas are preventable.” https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2017/08/04/gulf-of-mexico-dead-zone-is-larger-than-ever-heres-what-to-do-about-it/?utm_term=.c8a10af358cc

“Designing to Eliminate the Concept of Waste”

“The bi-annual Cradle to Cradle Product Design Challenge asks emerging designers to develop new solutions for improving our environment through sustainable design. Each iteration of the challenge brings us closer to realizing the imperative to create a circular… Read More

“Trending: Circular Solutions for Agricultural, Seafood Waste Unlock New Economic Opportunities”

“Circular solutions for food waste are popping up almost daily, but agricultural and seafood waste is commonly overlooked, despite the value that can be derived from these biomaterials. Recognizing the opportunities these waste streams present for both economic… Read More

“Outpost Natural Foods commits to fighting against climate change”

“Outpost Natural Foods is one of more than 80 different companies who have made the commitment and taken the global challenge to fight climate change by signing onto Climate Collaborative. Climate Collaborative is an initiative of the natural… Read More

“RE100 Reaches 100 Companies Committed to 100% Renewable Energy”

RE100 realized its goal of obtaining 100 members committed to 100% renewable power, including 30 Fortune 500 companies, three years ahead of schedule. http://www.sustainablebrands.com/news_and_views/leadership/sustainable_brands/re100_initiative_reaches_100_member_milestone