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Norway’s Dilemma: How Does This Green Nation Wean Itself From its...

Key Takeaway: Pristine, green and progressive, Norway keeps its air clean thanks...

Green Investing’s Moment? Demand Surges for Clean Energy Ventures’ Fund

Green investments, at times shunned and misunderstood by mainstream investors, may be having their moment in the sun.  In...

Europe’s Development Bank Punts Fossil Fuel Choice Amid Wider Climate vs....

The European Union wants to lead the world in fighting climate change, but its massive and influential investment bank, which funds energy...

World’s Biggest Banks Slowly Embracing Climate Initiative Championed by Carney, Bloomberg

Wells Fargo, Commerzbank and UniCredit are among the world’s biggest banks yet to sign on to a climate change initiative championed by...

At the UN, Cities See Themselves in Vanguard of Solving Climate...

Key Takeaway: Science for 1.5C Cities, a side-event held in UN’s basement...

Clean Air Fund Launched With $50 Million at U.N. Summit, Highlighting...

A handful of European philanthropies have banded together to create the Clean Air Fund to support projects combatting air pollution, and to...

Amazon Employees Join Global Climate Strike, Call for Zero Emissions by...

Key Takeaway: Amazon Employees for Climate Justice will strike today at the company’s Seattle headquarters to...

Bill Gates Dismisses Fossil Fuel Divestments in Favor of Green Investments

Billionaire Bill Gates has taken a side in the polarized issue of whether to dump fossil fuel stocks to effect climate change...

Logging as Carbon-Neutral? Not so Much, Says Study on North Carolina’s...

The timber industry, long associated with a range of environmental problems from removing oxygen-producing trees to ruining habitats, probably doesn’t rank high...

Australian Doctors Call Climate Change “Irreversible” Health Crisis

Climate change has become an “irreversible” health crisis in Australia with dire consequences for the Asia-Pacific nation, including an increase in potentially...

Meat, Dairy Producers Ignore Climate Change Despite Effects On Profits

The $1.5 trillion global meat and dairy industries are taking little responsibility for their roles in climate change even as increased droughts,...

Acai, Snake Venom, Cocoa: Amazon Survival, Post-Inferno, May Hinge on Sustainable...

Amazon’s fires may be calming down, but the battle for the future of the world’s biggest tropical rainforest is far from over.

California Clean Energy Job Growth Soars, Outpacing Gains in Fossil Fuel...

More than half a million Californians are working in clean energy industries, outnumbering jobs in the fossil fuel industry by almost five...

New Tools Emerge to Measure Water Risk Exposure

For investors, companies and governments seeking to assess water risk exposure, there are more solutions than ever to dig deep for water...

Bryan Walsh Talks Climate Change Threats, Latest Book

Climate change. Nuclear war. Asteroid Collision. Supervolcanoes.  For TIME Magazine’s former Senior Writer, Bryan Walsh, these are among the...

Time to Prepare for Nuclear Winter: Author Bryan Walsh

A nuclear-powered explosion in northern Russia on August 8 bore frightening similarities to the Chernobyl disaster three decades ago because of government...

UN Climate Report’s Warnings and Opportunities, in 5 Takeaways

A grim U.N. report detailing the effects of climate change on food production warns that without large-scale change, food across the globe...

Climate Change Efforts May Suffer as U.S.-China Trade War Escalates

The fight against climate change may be collateral damage in the escalating trade war between the U.S. and China.

Now Is The Time for Private Equity to Combat Climate Change:...

With the increasing pace of natural disasters worldwide, the time is ripe for investors to act on climate change, according to Georgie...

BlackRock Pays $90 Billion Price For Ignoring Its Own Climate Change...

BlackRock’s fossil fuel investments cost its investors $90 billion in lost value and missed opportunities over the last decade, according to a...

60+ News Orgs Commit to New Effort to Boost Coverage of...

The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released an unsettling report last year detailing a dystopic future of hunger, population displacements and...

Bitcoin Miners’ Use of Coal-Powered Energy Alarming to Some

As Bitcoin gains use in international transactions, and in providing finances to people without access to regular banks, critics are pointing to...

Planting One Trillion Trees Will Take Capital, But Can It Be...

A report in the magazine Science this month made headlines around the world: planting one trillion trees might curb climate change. Less well-publicized are the growing number...

Test-Tube Tuna: Fast-Growing Fake Fish Market Is Still ‘Very Open’ to...

The next Beyond Meat success story could come from the fishing industry. As concerns grow about the cleanliness and...

U.K. Zero Fossil-Fuel Pollution Goal Sure to Boost Clean Energy Investing

With the British Parliament’s approval of a net zero fossil fuel pollution goal by 2050, consumers and investors will have to rethink...

US-China Trade War Risks Creating ESG Black Hole

The escalating tariff war between the world’s two largest economies isn’t just hurting Chinese investment in the U.S. It may lead China...

Zume Steps Up Plant-Based Packaging With Pivot Purchase

Zume, which  uses vans with hyper-efficient ovens to make pizzas while delivering them, bought Pivot, a California-based company that designs plant-based packaging.

New Software Aims to Help Investors Measure Environmental Impact

Investors eager to put their money into clean air technologies may get a boost from a software tool that is aiming to...

Pricing In the Costs of Climate Change

A new report from the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), a nonprofit that encourages companies to report how climate change might affect them,...

Real Estate Gets Serious About Climate Risk

While political debates over climate change rage without apparent movement from either side, investors dealing in real estate are taking these risks...
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