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Why Trump Hates Traditional Journalism and Loves Digital Media (Videos)

02/18/2017 22:59:00 PM

Trump despises traditional media for exposing his lies and he loves digital media because it can be spun to support his false narrative. The post factual reality, fake news and alternate facts being spun by the Trump administration reads like ...

Liberals Give Canada's Oceans More Protections

02/16/2017 07:26:00 AM

On February 15, 2017, the Government of Canada announced a partnership with the Province of B.C. and coastal First Nations to protect coastal ecosystems and the communities that depend upon them. This follows a November 7, 2016, announcement ...

Aussies Feeling the Heat of Global Warming

02/15/2017 08:32:00 AM

Australia continues its warming trend and scientists know that this is due to anthropogenic climate change. Even though carbon emissions were flat for the third straight year, 2016 was still the hottest year on record. Sixteen of the 17 hottest ...

Resist Trump: Why Boycotts and Business Leadership Matters More than Ever

02/14/2017 07:32:00 AM

The business community is joining citizens in rising up and taking on Donald Trump and the GOP. Rather than being cowed by this new government, the voices of dissent are increasing. With growing boycotts of Trump-related products, people are ...

50 Sustainability Drivers for 2017

02/13/2017 08:07:00 AM

This will be a challenging year for sustainability but there are reasons for optimism. Sustainability will not be killed by the new American administration and this post contains fifty compelling reasons why it is unstoppable. Despite some ...

Event - Sustainable Brands 2017 Detroit

02/12/2017 17:00:00 PM

SB'17 will take place on May 22-25, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan at the Cobo Convention Center, conveniently located in downtown Detroit's dynamic civic center and overlooking the Detroit River, with views of neighboring Windsor, Canada.Learn from ...

Event - Indonesia Renewable Power Summit 2017: Partnering Investment, Technology and the FIT for Capacity Growth

02/12/2017 07:42:00 AM

This summit will take place on February 27, 2017 - 01 March 1, 2017 at the Jakarta Le Meridien, Jakarta, Indonesia.  This renewable power event will focus on opportunities and ongoing developments in renewable power projects, infrastructure, ...

The Ads at Super Bowl LI Offer A Counter Narratives to Trump's Dystopia (Videos)

02/11/2017 07:51:00 AM

The Super Bowl ads show what businesses can do to oppose the dark narrative coming from Washington Republicans. This is the world's most watched sporting event and with over 100 million viewers it is the highest profile advertising platform ...

The NoDAPL Protest's Last Stand

02/09/2017 07:40:00 AM

As the Dakota Access Pipeline is about to resume construction protesters have taken to the streets in 55 cities and 26 states across America. These protests are in response to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announcement that they will forego ...

People's Climate Movement Overview and Strategy

02/08/2017 09:08:00 AM

On Monday, February 6th the People's Climate Movement held a conference call in support of the 100 Day Mobilization event that is planned for April 29th. There were more than 1000 people that participated. During the hour-long teleconference, ...

Protests are a Necessary and Appropriate Response to the Trump Administration

02/07/2017 09:09:00 AM

Donald Trump has augured protest unlike any that have gone before it. The level size and scope of these protests are unprecedented. They started while Trump was on the campaign trail and persist to this day. We have seen a massive protest on ...

Republicans Trying to Kill the EPA Quickly

02/06/2017 09:17:00 AM

Trump drew first blood with an Executive Order that enfeebled some of the EPA's activities, now Republicans are going in for the kill. They recently proposed a bill that seeks to abolish the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Known as H.R.861, ...

Event - Solar Middle East

02/05/2017 14:05:00 PM

Solar Middle East will take place February 14, 2017 - February 16, 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). This event is the Middle East's leading solar trade event and the most comprehensive gathering of solar ...

Event - EcoCareer Conference 2017: Building Pathways to Sustainable Careers Virtual

02/05/2017 10:01:00 AM

The EcoCareer Conference is a live, 2-day interactive webinar series will take place online on Wednesday, February 22nd from 10 - 5:30 PM ET and Thursday, February 23rd - Workshop Day from 12 - 3 PM ET. This virtual conference is for students, ...

What Romanians can Teach Us About Combating Corruption

02/04/2017 11:43:00 AM

The way Romanians are tenaciously defending their democracy by standing against corruption is a model for the world. The nation's hard-won anti-corruption gains are now under threat due to a government issued decree. As January drew to a close, ...

Republicans to Sell Off Public Lands and Strip Powers from Federal Agencies

02/03/2017 08:02:00 AM

The Republican-controlled Congress is moving to sell off public parks and take away the law enforcement capabilities of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the US Forest Service. On Tuesday, January 31 US representative Jason Chaffetz of ...

The GOP Starts Gutting Environmental Protections and Transparency

02/02/2017 12:48:00 PM

Republicans in Congress have removed obstacles preventing the coal industry from polluting streams. Thanks to the GOP initiative, the coal industry will soon be allowed to resume dumping its debris, including coal ash, into these waterways.  ...

Camps Raided as Trump Moves Forward with DAPL

02/02/2017 07:32:00 AM

On Wednesday, February 1, police moved in and raided the Last Child camp, the remnants of the Standing Rock camp. In a scene reminiscent of the American Indian Wars, they destroyed the camp and burned tipis. This move comes on the heels of Trump's ...

The Importance and the Power of Protest: Why We Must Stand Up to Trump

01/31/2017 09:47:00 AM

The need for protests challenging the Trump administration's destructive actions and their deceptive narrative have become even more glaringly apparent in the wake of the tragic murder of peaceful Muslims in a Quebec city mosque. Look at the ...

Event - Energy Storage 2017 Conference

01/29/2017 21:44:00 PM

This event will take place starting on February 7 - 9, 2017 in Paris, France. This conference will bring together key industry stakeholders to address the current challenges of the energy storage market and discuss the latest developments. Energy ...

Event - Training Programme to Support Renewable Energy Deployment in Asia-Pacific Island Nations

01/29/2017 17:45:00 PM

This event will take place on February 6 –- 10 February, 2017 in Kobe, Japan. This is a followup to the first "Training Programme to Support Renewable Energy Deployment in Asia-Pacific Island Nations" that took place in February 2016. This ...

Event - People’s Climate March

01/29/2017 11:55:00 AM

This event will take place on April 29th, 2017 in Washington, D.C., cities nationwide and around the world. The People's Climate March is being organized by a coalition of environmental and climate justice organizations (see list at the bottom ...

The State of Arctic Warming and Melting Ice in 2016 (Videos)

01/28/2017 17:01:00 PM

The trend of warmer Arctic temperatures and melting Arctic ice appears to be worsening. Less ice means more global warming. Last year was the warmest year on record replacing 2015. We saw a number of extreme weather events in 2016 and ongoing ...

Climate Optimism and Sustainability Initiatives at the World Economic Forum in Davos

01/27/2017 15:07:00 PM

The low-carbon transition was the central focus of the 2017 World Economic forum (WEF).Considering the state of world affairs there was a surprising amount of optimism at this year's WEF. The theme of WEF 2017 was "Responsive and Responsible ...

Pipelines Reborn: They're Back Thanks to Trump

01/25/2017 21:36:00 PM

The day after Donald J Trump fired the first salvos in his war against the EPA and others, he delivered on his promise to double down on fossil fuels with the approval of two pipelines. On Tuesday, January 24th, Trump signed Executive Orders ...

Trump's War against the EPA has Begun

01/24/2017 20:37:00 PM

Donald J Trump has begun to deliver on his promise to gut the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The Trump administration announced that it has suspended all new business activities at the EPA.In addition to silencing the EPA, The Washington ...

Trump's Victory has Spawned Unprecedented Opposition

01/23/2017 14:46:00 PM

The inauguration of Donald Trump marks the start of a very dark time in the history of the world. However, it has also given birth to a movement that gives us reason to hope.The scale of the protests against Trump is unprecedented. The protests ...

Event - Do Oil and Water Mix? Strategies to Protect Our Offshore

01/23/2017 02:58:00 AM

This event will take place on Sunday, January 29th, 2017, 1-4 pm, at 45 School St. Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada. This afternoon meeting is designed to provide knowledge about offshore drilling on the Scotian Shelf and to strengthen strategies ...

Event - Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law

01/22/2017 19:51:00 PM

This prescient and informative event will take place on January 24, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the NYU School of Law, Lipton Hall, D’Agostino Hall, 108 West 3rd Street, New York, NY 10012. US oil and gas policy may undergo substantial ...

Event - Intersolar Europe 2017 Conference and Expo

01/22/2017 12:09:00 PM

The annual Intersolar Europe 2017 Conference and Expo will take place starting on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 and run until Friday, June 2, 2017 in Messe München, Munich, Germany.Intersolar Europe is the world’s leading exhibition for the solar ...

The Obama Legacy and How Trump Signals the End of an Era (Videos)

01/21/2017 16:14:00 PM

The Obama Presidency will be remembered as one of the most competent and by far the greenest presidency in American history. His list of achievements will ensure that his climate legacy will be remembered, even if some do not yet fully appreciate ...

Trump's Inauguration Met with Protests as Darkness Officially Descends

01/20/2017 13:32:00 PM

It has begun. As Donald J. Trump stepped up to the podium to take the oath of office the rain began to fall. The darkness officially descended at high noon on Friday, January 20th, 2017 as Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United ...

Managing Sustainability Data: Challenges and Resources

11/22/2016 07:13:00 AM

Sustainability data can deliver meaningful results to organizations’ sustainability initiatives. Sustainability data has the ability to profoundly alter the economy in the future. Globally big sustainability data can help us tackle some of ...

The Implications of the Trump Administration's Disdain for Science

11/21/2016 10:45:00 AM

Prior to the Trump administration, science informed government policy decisions. Nowhere is a science-based approach more necessary than in the realm of climate action. However, president-elect Trump has made it clear that he has a very little ...

The Trump Administration and the Coming Climate Kakistocracy

11/21/2016 07:32:00 AM

As of June 20, 2017, the most powerful nation on Earth will be governed by the least qualified and most unprincipled citizens in the land.  It did not take long for Trump to be accused of corruption. Daily Kos reports that within a week of ...

Event - The Sustainability Summit 2017

11/20/2016 12:52:00 PM

This Summit will take place on March 23-24, 2017 in London. What does COP21 and the push for greater environmental sustainability mean for business? The Sustainability Summit will bring together key thinkers, policymakers and business leaders, ...

Event - PV O&M and Asset Management Conference and Exhibition

11/20/2016 07:37:00 AM

The 3rd Annual PV O&M and Asset Management Conference and Exhibition from PV Operations & Maintenance USA will take place on December 6-7, 2016 in San Francisco, California.The event is Subtitled, O&M and Asset Management to Optimize Performance ...

World Reacts to Trump's Win and Warn Him to Respect the Paris Climate Agreement (Videos)

11/19/2016 08:17:00 AM

Following Donald Trump's unexpected win, world leaders are warning the president-elect to honor US climate commitmentsThe world was shocked by the news the Trump was to be the next head of the most powerful nation on the planet. It almost seemed ...

The Truth About What A Trump Administration Means for Climate Action

11/18/2016 09:28:00 AM

I have always been an optimist, in fact I have railed against pessimism. Despite the progress we have made, the election of Donald Trump has crushed any hope that we may be able to reign in climate change. Even if we get back to sensible government ...

A Climate Primer for Americans Looking to Canada

11/17/2016 09:10:00 AM

Americans looking to emigrate to Canada need to understand that the great white north is not much better on the climate front. Canadians who support climate and environmental issues understand what it feels like to be governed by an anti-science ...

Drilling Down on Sustainability

11/16/2016 18:52:00 PM

So you think you know what sustainability means? While the general definition is widely understood, there are many facets of sustainability that are not as well known. Understanding sustainability is more important now than ever and it is essential ...

Trump's Victory Increases the Urgency of Climate Action

11/15/2016 08:21:00 AM

There was a time when it could have been considered strategic to downplay the apocalyptic truth about climate change. The concern was the pessimism is harmful to the environmental movement. People are not yet ready to embrace the scientific ...

Trump Casts a Dark Shadow Over COP22

11/14/2016 07:28:00 AM

As the world comes together for COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco, everyone who has even a passing interest in climate action is gravely concerned about the election of Donald Trump. This year's U.N. climate conference is in stark contrast to last ...

Event - Cleantech Forum San Francisco

11/13/2016 11:40:00 AM

The 15th Cleantech Forum will take place on January 23 - 25 in San Francisco. This annual gathering of the global cleantech community offers a comprehensive, three-day program along with exclusive opportunities to network, learn, and get deals ...

Event - Student Sustainability Summit

11/13/2016 08:53:00 AM

The annual Student Sustainability Summit takes place in January at the University of Alberta. This gathering offers students from across Alberta the resources and networks they need to join the next generation of sustainability leaders. This ...

Sustainability Education: Teaching for sustainability (Videos)

11/12/2016 21:03:00 PM

Educating future leaders about sustainability is key to solving the increasingly interconnected challenges facing humanity. The practice of teaching for sustainability is known as sustainability education (SE), it is also called education for ...

Environmental Economics and President Trump: Market Forces are Not Enough (Video)

11/12/2016 07:23:00 AM

The world has changed with the election of Donald Trump. On January 20th the US will say goodbye to President Obama a champion of climate action. He will be replaced by Donald J Trump, a climate denier and champion of fossil fuels. Many including ...

Trump's Victory Must Not Cause us to Lose Hope We Must Continue to Fight for the Health of our Planet

11/11/2016 10:04:00 AM

In the wake of the electoral victory of Donald Trump we must not lose hope nor can we afford to abandon the fight for climate action, clean air and clean water. We owe this to future generations. Although Trump managed to win the presidency ...

Trump's Energy and Environment Agenda will be Countered by Businesses and Investors

11/10/2016 10:42:00 AM

What happens now that we have a Climate Denier as President of the wealthiest and most powerful nation on Earth? The situation is bleak and the future is dark. However, while a Trump presidency is indeed devastating for the climate and the ...

Donald Trump Laid Bare: Comprehensive Summary of Reasons Why Trump is a Disaster

11/08/2016 08:27:00 AM

Donald Trump may be the worst person ever to seek America's highest office. The litany of lies and concerns about his sanity are among a number of issues that is so voluminous that it is hard to keep track. It is important to appreciate that ...

Voting for Trump is Tantamount to Treason

11/07/2016 11:40:00 AM

Donald Trump's bid for the presidency is one of the worst things that has ever happened to America. Trump has demonstrated that he is dangerously unqualified to be president as he is profoundly ignorant about policy matters. As he derides American ...

Event - Green Aruba Conference and SIDS Workshop for Policy Makers

11/06/2016 20:52:00 PM

Green Aruba Vll is a three day event that will take place November 14 - 18, 2016 in Oranjestad, Aruba. This is the seventh Green Aruba meeting dedicated to countries transitioning to a sustainable energy. Since 2010, Green Aruba has served as ...

Event - COP 22 and IRENA Renewable Energy Side Events

11/06/2016 09:33:00 AM

COP 22 will take place November 7-18, 2016 in Marrakech, Morocco. The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), established in 1994, aims to stabilize the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere at a level ...

Is Trump Clinically Insane? (Videos)

11/05/2016 20:26:00 PM

Donald Trump is a strange man and his statements have caused many to question his competency.

Trump's Litany of Lies Captured on Video

11/05/2016 13:44:00 PM

Donald Trump is a pathological liar. It is hard to review all of Donald Trump's criminality, racism, sexism, bigotry, xenophobia, inhumanity, and depravity (although in the coming days I will try). In the interim take a look at these five videos ...

It is Up to the Young to Secure their Futures this Election Cycle

11/04/2016 09:17:00 AM

Millennials are one of the keys to defeating Trump and they have a lot of skin in the game. Unlike their older cohorts, young people understand the science of climate change, they know what is at stake this election. Hilary will improve the ...

The Rise of Renewables and the Fall of Fossil Fuels

11/03/2016 09:03:00 AM

Market trends like the volatility of fossil fuels and the declining costs of wind and solar, have driven a six-fold increase in non-hydro renewables in the last decade.

Greenest Colleges in Amerca: The Princeton Review

11/02/2016 09:33:00 AM

The Princeton Review has released its much-anticipated ranking of the greenest colleges in the US. This is the seventh annual free guide of

How Sustainability has Become a Mainstream Phenomenon

11/01/2016 12:41:00 PM

Sustainability programs are not just for forward-thinking international conglomerates they are now part of mainstream practices for business both large and small. The data has convincingly made the case that sustainability is good for business ...

The Horrors of Halloween Waste

10/31/2016 19:46:00 PM

While Halloween may be a retailers dream, from an environmental perspective it is a nightmare. On this day consumers generate a mountain of waste including tons of non-biodegradable candy wrappers and plastic items like decorations and costumes. ...

Countries Leading the Renewable Energy Revolution

10/31/2016 09:08:00 AM

According to the Renewables 2016 Global Status Report, as of early 2016, there was a total of 173 countries that had renewable energy targets in place. China is leading renewable energy growth, followed by the US, Japan, the UK, and India. China ...

Event - Renewable Energy World International

10/30/2016 21:11:00 PM

This event will take place on December 13-15, 2016 in Orlando Florida at the Orange County Convention Center (North and South Halls). Renewable Energy World International tracks are designed to be made horizontally applicable across all technology ...

Event - Smart City Expo World Congress: Projects and Urban Solutions

10/30/2016 09:30:00 AM

Smart City Expo World Congress(SCEWC) will take place on November 15-17, 2016, in Barcelona, Spain at the Gran Via Venue. This event will offer insightful debate, exclusive networking and experience exchange, that's driving Smart Cities forward. ...

Green Buildings Deliver Results (Videos)

10/29/2016 09:50:00 AM

Green buildings deliver climate friendly results. A green building can reduce greenhouse gasses, minimize waste, and decrease water usage. A number of studies have independently documented measurable results.A California study by William Eisenstein, ...

Climate Gets Woefully Little Time in the Presidential Debates

10/28/2016 10:04:00 AM

Over the course of the four debates (three presidential and one vice presidential) environmental and climate issues have been all but ignored. The first debate spent the most time on climate change, although that was less than a minute and a ...

Renewable Energy Business Leadership: Tools and Guidance

10/27/2016 14:09:00 PM

Corporations are moving in droves to secure a supply or renewable energy to power their operations. Whether they build renewable energy generation capacity onsite or they source that power from a third party, the trend is unmistakable. There ...

Trumps Energy Lies from the Second Presidential Debate

10/26/2016 14:40:00 PM

Donald Trump has been lying his way through the entire presidential campaign.

GRI's New Sustainability Reporting Standards are Leading the Way Into the Future

10/25/2016 08:37:00 AM

GRI is the gold standard in sustainability reporting and they have just updated their guidelines. GRI is the world's leading sustainability reporting organization their state of the art guidelines are the most widely used in the world. GRI was ...

Sustainability Professionals Discuss the Benefits of Constructive Disagreement

10/24/2016 10:13:00 AM

If you want the best to come out of your sustainability efforts subject them to scrutiny and invite diverging views. The world in which we live is full of echo- chambers when what we need is sustainability thought leadership that invites dissenting ...

Event - The Green Expo

10/23/2016 15:59:00 PM

This event will take place Wednesday to Friday, October 26 to 28, 2016 at the WTC in Mexico City. Exhibition hours are from 12 to 19:00 hrs. Congress Hours are from 8:00 to 18:00 hrs.The Green Expo® is the leading Exhibition and Congress where ...

Event - Green Schools Summit

10/23/2016 13:26:00 PM

The tenth anniversary of the Green Schools Summit with take place on November 2 - 3, 2016 in Pasadena, California. The first - and the largest - statewide green school event, the summit provides a unique opportunity for leaders from the nation's ...

Best Practices in Green Schools (Video)

10/22/2016 11:42:00 AM

The creation of best practices for the green school movement may be among the most important things we can do to curtail environmental degradation and slow climate change. The green schools movement combines a healthy learning environment, ...

The Climate Implications of Dodging Trump's Fossil Fuel Powered Energy Bullet

10/21/2016 11:33:00 AM

Donald Trump's policy positions are about as erratic and dysfunctional as his speaking style, however, from the beginning he has consistently indicated his support for fossil fuels.Now that it is all but certain that Donald will not be the 45th ...

Trump's Political Obituary and Life after Being Pummeled by Hilary

10/20/2016 16:05:00 PM

A review of the litany of egregious comments from Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump, his historic failure to secure support, the mindset of those that do support him and the damage he can still wreak on America's Democracy.The three ...

A List of Canada’s Top 25 Brands for 2017

10/19/2016 15:29:00 PM

A national survey of Canadian consumers reveals Canada's best brands for 2017. The leading 25 companies have won over the hearts and minds of Canadians. These brands have done this by forging customer loyalty that also contributes to their bottom ...

CIWM Sustainability & Resource Awards Finalists

10/19/2016 10:04:00 AM

Earlier this month, the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) announced the finalists for its Sustainability & Resource Awards. year. These long-standing and well-respected awards are given for outstanding achievement in the su ...

Sustainability and Life Cycle Assessment (Inforgraphic)

10/18/2016 08:39:00 AM

Major corporations are showing serious interest in sustainable product design. Driven by the desire to be more energy and resource efficient corporations are changing the way they design their products. They are investing massively in sustainability ...

Groundbreaking Montreal Protocol Agreement Cuts Climate Pollution

10/17/2016 09:15:00 AM

There was some momentous climate news this weekend, yet it slipped under the radar and was barely noticed by the popular media. An agreement was signed that will eradicate one of the most potent greenhouse gasses in the world. At a UN-sponsored ...

Event - Distributech Conference and Exhibition

10/16/2016 20:40:00 PM

This event will take place from January 31 - February 2, 2017.

EcoCareer Conference: Buidling Pathways to Sustainable Careers

10/16/2016 14:26:00 PM

This online event will take place on February 22 & 23, 2017. Increasingly, companies are integrating sustainability into their business operations. Are you or your students interested in career opportunities that are good for people and good ...

Event - Central Coast Sustainability Summit

10/16/2016 10:04:00 AM

The sixth annual Central Coast Sustainability Summit will take place on Monday, October 17th, 8 AM - 4:30 PM, in Santa-Barabara California at the Loma Pelona Conference Center, UCSB. This event will be attended by representatives from government, ...

Elon Musk's Innovative Vison and Tesla's Sustainability Leadership (Videos)

10/15/2016 14:52:00 PM

There are very few companies that have a more expansive green mission than Tesla.

The Terrifying Truth about the Rising Seas

10/14/2016 19:40:00 PM

Rising levels of greenhouse gases are increasing global temperatures and this is causing sea levels to rise. Global warming causes sea levels to rise by melting ice sheets, glaciers, and sea ice, it also causes water to warm and expand. Although ...

Adapting to Sea Level Rise

10/13/2016 11:20:00 AM

We will need to adapt to rising sea levels, even if we do what we must to curb GHG emissions. Things like sea barriers and flood-prevention efforts would help minimize the risk in some areas. There are places in the world where this work is ...

The Economics of Sea Level Rise

10/13/2016 07:51:00 AM

The seas are rising and along with massive displacement, there will be massive costs. A 2015 study showed that sea-level rise is accelerating at a rate of about 12 percent a year. Christopher S. Watson, a climate scientist at the University ...

The Right Wants to Crush Climate Science in Our Schools

10/11/2016 21:42:00 PM

There are a number of individuals and organizations that would like to see climate skepticism (aka denial) taught in schools.Our schools are places where we hope our children will be taught our best understanding of the issues. However, there ...

Canada's Pyrrhic Climate Victory

10/11/2016 09:04:00 AM

Early this autumn the Canadian government led by Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau formally announced Canada's first nationwide carbon pricing. This is an important milestone in Canada's pursuit of a low carbon energy strategy.Securing a ...

World Leading Canadian Sustainability Focused MBAs

10/10/2016 20:37:00 PM

Canadian universities are leading sustainability education. Canadian Universities are not only focusing on sustainability, they are among the very best in the world. As part of Better World MBA ranking of universities around the world, Corporate ...

Celebrating Oximorons: Canadian Thanksgiving and Columbus Day

10/10/2016 07:52:00 AM

Although they co-occur, in many respects Columbus Day and Canadian Thanksgiving are diametrically opposed to each other. While Canadian Thanksgiving is a harvest festival celebrating nature's bounty, Columbus Day marks the start of our systematic ...

Event - Renewable Energy World Conference & Expo North America 2016

10/09/2016 14:35:00 PM

This event will take place from December 13 to December 15, 2016 in Orlando Florida. This BIG PICTURE' conference, will cover the full landscape of renewables. Attendees will hear from several Renewable Energy World International Committee Members ...

Event - Green Sports Alliance Summit: College Sports Sustainability Summit

10/09/2016 08:52:00 AM

PAC-12 will host the first conference wide College Sports Sustainability Summit. It will take place on June 27th 2017 in Sacramento, California. This event is part of the annual Green Sports Alliance Summit.The College Sports Sustainability ...

The Eye of the Storm: Hurricane Matthew, Attribution Science and Climate Change (Video)

10/08/2016 10:20:00 AM

It is widely accepted that warmer seas contribute to hurricanes but there are also a number of other factors that contribute to extreme weather events. Here is a review of the evidence linking climate change and Hurricane Matthew.Matthew has ...

Making Wine More Sustainable: Jackson Family Wines Leads the Way

10/07/2016 10:13:00 AM

Climate change has a number of impacts and the wine industry is no exception.

Paris Climate Agreement Comes into Force

10/06/2016 11:40:00 AM

The world's first global initiative to reign in climate change has come into effect. On October 5, 2016, less than a year after the Paris Climate Agreement was signed at COP21, a critical threshold was passed. With the ratification of more than ...

Investing in Education Pays Lucrative Dividends

10/05/2016 21:56:00 PM

Some recent reports indicate we are not spending enough on education and this may prove to be a costly oversight. Failure to invest in education increases costs down the road while investing in education translates to massive savings. Education ...

Science-Based Emission Targets are Essential for Climate Action

10/05/2016 08:53:00 AM

The importance of science-based emissions reduction targets cannot be overstated. Failure to adhere to these targets will augur a climate catastrophe. The first round of emission reduction targets agreed to at COP21 are laudable, but climate ...

Pence and Kaine on Climate and Energy

10/04/2016 12:36:00 PM

On Tuesday, October 4th the vice presidential candidates will come together to debate the issues. Former Virginia Governor, Democratic Senator Tim Kaine will go up against former member of the House of Representatives, Republican governor of ...

CSR and Sustainability at St. Michael's College - University of Toronto

10/04/2016 00:34:00 AM

St. Michaels College, offers courses and workshops, and certificates including Corporate Social Responsibility Certificates. The CSR Certificate blended learning program allows students to work full-time while studying. The program consists ...

Businesses Adopting Science-Based Emission Reduction Targets

10/03/2016 07:34:00 AM

A number of business leaders are moving ahead with science-based emissions reduction targets. The Science Based Targets initiative is a joint effort of CDP (formerly Carbon Disclosure Project), World Resources Institute, World Wildlife Fund ...

Event - 2016 New Energy Summit

10/02/2016 14:33:00 PM

This event will take place on Octobert 17-18, 2016 in Washington, D.C. This is the fourth annual New Energy Summit hosted by Distributed Sun, LLC. This year’s agenda will cover such topics as tax equity, community solar, and net metering. ...