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May

1

May 1, 2017

Climate Change: The Future Looks Clean: New Sustainable Fuel Buyers’ Principles

The Future Looks Clean: New Sustainable Fuel Buyers’ Principles

This new set of principles from our Future of Fuels initiative provides a robust framework for the road freight system to accelerate the transition to low-carbon, sustainable fuels.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels

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Apr

20

April 20, 2017

Climate Change: How Global Value Chains Push and Pull U.S. Companies on Climate Action

How Global Value Chains Push and Pull U.S. Companies on Climate Action

The push and pull of global value chains—from supplier engagement to the emergence of China as a new climate leader—will build momentum for climate action by companies in the United States.

#Climate Change #Supply Chain

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Apr

19

April 19, 2017

Climate Change: Building Climate Resilience in Asia: Why Companies Should Invest in People

Building Climate Resilience in Asia: Why Companies Should Invest in People

Investing in human capital is essential for enhancing societal and corporate resilience to climate change in Asia.

#Climate Change #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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Apr

12

April 12, 2017

Climate Change: Better Energy Management Electrifies the Corporate Agenda

Better Energy Management Electrifies the Corporate Agenda

Forward-looking businesses are realizing huge cost savings by investing in energy efficiency measures and switching to renewable energy.

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Apr

5

April 5, 2017

Climate Change: Business Risk, Reward, and Resilience in the Face of Extreme Weather

Business Risk, Reward, and Resilience in the Face of Extreme Weather

As businesses begin to assess extreme-weather risks and opportunities and consider investments in building resilience, they should keep the following in mind.

#Climate Change #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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Mar

29

March 29, 2017

Climate Change: The Growing Business Risks in Fossil Fuels

The Growing Business Risks in Fossil Fuels

As fossil fuels present an increasing number of economic and business risks, smart companies are investing in renewable energy to power their growth.

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Mar

28

March 28, 2017

Climate Change: BSR’s Statement on the U.S. Administration Executive Order on Climate Change

BSR’s Statement on the U.S. Administration Executive Order on Climate Change

The executive order to dismantle the U.S. Clean Power Plan puts significant progress toward a clean economy at risk, but two factors will ensure that this low-carbon transition is inevitable.

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Mar

22

March 22, 2017

Climate Change: Investors, Consumers, and Markets Demand Climate Action: Four Trends for Your Business to Know

Investors, Consumers, and Markets Demand Climate Action: Four Trends for Your Business to Know

When it comes to key business drivers, it’s clear that climate ambition is a growing requirement for companies.

#Climate Change

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Feb

28

February 28, 2017

Climate Change: Clean Power Generates American Jobs and Business Competitiveness

Clean Power Generates American Jobs and Business Competitiveness

Transformations in the U.S. energy sector toward renewable sources have led to increased employment, more efficient energy use, and more. Withdrawing from the Clean Air Act, including the Clean Power Plan, will slow this progress but will not undermine it.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Power and Utilities

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Feb

16

February 16, 2017

Climate Change: Three Reasons Why Collaboration Is Key to Green Freight

Three Reasons Why Collaboration Is Key to Green Freight

Through the Clean Cargo Working Group, which now represents 85 percent of ocean container shipping volume, we have seen the value to companies in addressing challenges collaboratively.

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Supply Chain

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