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The critical role of biodiversity in creating business value

Industry Voice: A recent study by Boston Consulting Group underscores the huge economic value created through biodiversity — and how pressures on natural ecosystems poses risks to business growth The value of biodiversity to business Biodiversity is at the heart of all human life and activity. It feeds us,... go to Article >

What the great resignation means for sustainability professionals

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Earlier this month, a data reporter for Recode, Rani Molla, tweeted that Google searches for the phrase "how to send a resignation email" jumped 3,450 percent over the past three months. During the pandemic, and... read more

Walt Disney Imagineering’s Bob Weis Moves to Consultant Role, Barbara Bouza Named President

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The evolving status of Walt Disney Imagineering, the secretive arm of the company responsible for designing theme park attractions, cruise ships and retail experiences, continues, with news of a major leadership shake-up. On Tuesday, Bob Weis,... read more

UK Infrastructure Bank commits £250m to solar investment fund in maiden private sector deal

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The new fund is aiming to facilitate the development of 1GW of power from around 30 solar farms across the UK The UK Infrastructure Bank is to funnel up to £250m into a new investment fund dedicated to accelerating... read more

AstraZeneca UK injects £2m into forestry planting in England and Scotland

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Pharmaceuticals company announces new partners in support of plans to plant one million trees around the UK AstraZeneca UK today launched a new £2m initiative in partnership with Forestry England, Borders Forest Trust,... read more

If world leaders are hungry for climate action, why was food not on the menu at COP26?

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There is an urgent need to rethink both the food we eat and how we produce it, argues Graze CEO Joanna Allen Earlier this year, the National Food Strategy was published to help address the imbalance in our broken food... read more

Pricing and politics: Where next for the UK's emissions trading scheme?

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Carbon pricing has always been a thorny political issue, but as Ministers weigh how to drive the next phase of the net zero transition some experts believe it has a critical role to play It all started with such ambition.... read more

Thrilling: the resale startup supporting small business owners and brands alike

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Thrilling's Shilla Kim-Parker talks to about the US resale startup's ambitious expansion plans This article originally appeared in our Circularity Weekly newsletter.  As most players in the apparel industry... read more

Newly-launched Hydrogen UK trade body urges government to ramp up hydrogen infrastructure delivery

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Hydrogen UK this week called on the government to step up its efforts to develop and deploy hydrogen projects, as RenewableUK urged Ministers to ensure green hydrogen projects are not sidelined The newly formed Hydrogen... read more

'Major players in the climate arena': Can the PR industry break away from its fossil fuel marketing past?

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Political public relations arguably holds its origins in the oil, gas and coal industries, but amid growing criticism it is now facing increasing pressure to forge a future path beyond fossil fuel marketing Political... read more

Sustainable Ventures: Green start-up hub opens in London's County Hall

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Former council headquarters has been transformed into a shared office space for innovative start ups working on climate-focused solutions A leading hub for green business and clean tech start-ups has opened inside County... read more