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Jul

6

July 6, 2016

Future Of Fuels: The Route to Low Emissions for Freight

The Route to Low Emissions for Freight

Reducing emissions in transport and logistics requires smart policy, fuel efficiency, and innovation on systems, space, and data. The good news: It is not a question of whether we can achieve this, but rather how quickly.

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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May

5

May 5, 2016

Future Of Fuels: Setting Your Own Direction for a Clean-Fuel Commercial Fleet

Setting Your Own Direction for a Clean-Fuel Commercial Fleet

Developed by BSR's Future of Fuels, the tool provides the missing answers for several important decisions that fleet owners regularly make.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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Oct

20

October 20, 2015

Future Of Fuels: The Time for Action on Clean Fuels Is Now. Here’s How.

The Time for Action on Clean Fuels Is Now. Here’s How.

A new tool from BSR's Future of Fuels helps companies assess the sustainability of fuels for trucking and suggests actions for how to switch to low-carbon options.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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Sep

9

September 9, 2015

Future Of Fuels: The Corporate Renewables Movement Needs to Include Transportation

The Corporate Renewables Movement Needs to Include Transportation

Transportation accounts for 27 percent of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States—almost on par with electricity—yet it’s rarely discussed in connection with commitments to renewable energy. It’s time to change that.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels

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May

5

May 5, 2015

Future Of Fuels: New Briefs Outline Sustainability Impacts of Five Commercial Trucking Fuels

New Briefs Outline Sustainability Impacts of Five Commercial Trucking Fuels

Today, BSR’s Future of Fuels group launches a series of fuel sustainability briefs that summarize the market outlook, key issues, and sustainability potential for five fuel categories: petroleum, natural gas, biofuels, electrification, and hydrogen.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Supply Chain

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May

4

May 4, 2015

Future Of Fuels: Jerry Brown’s New California Climate Target Sends Bold Signal to Business

Jerry Brown’s New California Climate Target Sends Bold Signal to Business

California Governor Jerry Brown’s target to reduce GHGs by 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030 places the state in front on climate leadership. Will California’s business leaders join him on bold climate action?

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Climate Science #Future of Fuels #Future of Internet Power #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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Apr

23

April 23, 2015

Future Of Fuels: BSR’s Edward Cameron Talks Climate and Business on China Central Television

BSR’s Edward Cameron Talks Climate and Business on China Central Television

Watch BSR Partnership Development and Research Managing Director Edward Cameron talk about the business risks and opportunities of climate change on CCTV.

#BSR News #Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Climate Science #Ecosystem Services #Future of Fuels #Future of Internet Power #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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Apr

21

April 21, 2015

Future Of Fuels: An Agenda for Private-Sector Leadership on Climate Change

An Agenda for Private-Sector Leadership on Climate Change

A major new BSR report outlines our strategy for mobilizing our business network, global reach, industry insights, and issue expertise in support of sustained business action on climate change.

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Climate Science #Ecosystem Services #Future of Fuels #Future of Internet Power #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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Jan

27

January 27, 2015

Future Of Fuels: New Guidance: How Commercial Trucking Can Improve Fuel Sustainability

New Guidance: How Commercial Trucking Can Improve Fuel Sustainability

Transportation, which accounts for about a quarter of energy-related carbon emissions, is the fastest-growing end-use sector of carbon emissions. A new BSR report provides guidance for the commercial transportation sector to reduce its climate and other sustainability impacts.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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Mar

13

March 13, 2014

Future Of Fuels: Transportation Fuel and Climate: Five Key Issues for Business Leaders and Policymakers

Transportation Fuel and Climate: Five Key Issues for Business Leaders and Policymakers

A recent climate conference that featured BSR's Future of Fuels initiative underscored the need for more creative collaboration on transportation fuel. Panelists raised five key ideas that need attention from commercial fleet operators, their value chain partners, and policymakers.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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