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Oct

14

October 14, 2016

Climate Change: Why Is the Opportunity for a Thriving, Clean Economy Tied Up in Court?

Why Is the Opportunity for a Thriving, Clean Economy Tied Up in Court?

The Clean Power Plan is an essential piece of policy that the United States, the planet, the economy, and people need. Yet it is stalled in a case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and is in need of support.

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Oct

11

October 11, 2016

Climate Change: The State of Sustainable Business in 2016: Results from the BSR/GlobeScan Survey

The State of Sustainable Business in 2016: Results from the BSR/GlobeScan Survey

The results of this year's BSR/GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business Survey remind us of the need for a recommitment to bold direction and bold action.

#BSR News #Climate Change #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Sep

30

September 30, 2016

Climate Change: Back to the Basics: The Power of Core Values

Back to the Basics: The Power of Core Values

This has been a remarkable year politically. Recommitting to core values can help us achieve great things and remind us how and why we do what we do.

#Climate Change #Ethics and Governance #Inclusive Economy #Sustainability Management

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Sep

23

September 23, 2016

Climate Change: The Clean Power Plan Is Bold Policy that Will Benefit the Economy

The Clean Power Plan Is Bold Policy that Will Benefit the Economy

The U.S. Clean Power Plan is one of the most significant pieces of environmental policy the United States has ever seen, and it will help companies remove barriers to climate goals and reduce business risk.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Future of Internet Power #Power and Utilities

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Sep

15

September 15, 2016

Climate Change: Science-Based Climate Targets Are a Window into the Future

Science-Based Climate Targets Are a Window into the Future

This blog is a primer on science-based targets, which can help companies align with a climate-compatible future.

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Sep

12

September 12, 2016

Climate Change: Investing in Climate Resilience Should Be a Business Fundamental

Investing in Climate Resilience Should Be a Business Fundamental

Given the wide-ranging implications of climate impacts on business, companies should adopt holistic approaches to understanding climate risk and investing in resilience, from their internal operations to their value chains.

#Climate Change #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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Sep

7

September 7, 2016

Climate Change: United States and China Lock in Paris Agreement

United States and China Lock in Paris Agreement

U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping announced at the G20 summit that the United States and China are formally joining the Paris Agreement on climate change, which will have an immediate impact on businesses and investors.

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Aug

30

August 30, 2016

Climate Change: How Business Can Match the Boldness of the Paris Climate Agreement

How Business Can Match the Boldness of the Paris Climate Agreement

When it comes to being bold, nothing tops the Paris Agreement. The Bold Climate Action track at the BSR Conference 2016 will explore ways that business can raise its climate ambition.

#BSR Conference #Climate Change

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Aug

18

August 18, 2016

Climate Change: A Big Milestone on the Road from Paris

A Big Milestone on the Road from Paris

The We Mean Business coalition, of which BSR is a proud founding member, has marked the 1,000th commitment to climate action from companies and investors in the transition to a low-carbon economy.

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Aug

15

August 15, 2016

Climate Change: New Tools to Chart the Course toward the Climate North Star

New Tools to Chart the Course toward the Climate North Star

The science-based goals set forth in the Paris Agreement can help companies make decisions on climate action. But how do we navigate to those goals?

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