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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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Oct

4

October 4, 2013

Transforming Fuel for Sustainability: Highlights from BSR’s Recent Forum

To transform the transportation fuel system, business can play a role in four levers of change: efficiency, technology, supply chain, and policy. Our recent Future of Fuels event examined these levers and identified new opportunities for companies to create more sustainable fuel and infrastructure.

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

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Aug

9

August 9, 2013

Four Ways to Make Transportation Fuel Systems More Sustainable

High-level insights from the BSR Future of Fuels' four-part event series with 185 representatives from fleet operators, vehicle manufacturers, energy producers and providers, and civil society leaders.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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Jul

16

July 16, 2013

Obama’s Climate Plan and the Future of Energy: Part 2

Better Policy: In this second of our two-part series on U.S. President Obama’s climate plan, we look at how business and government can work together to create a more sustainable long-term energy policy.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Future of Fuels

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Jul

15

July 15, 2013

Obama’s Climate Plan and the Future of Energy: Part 1

A Better Portfolio of Fuels: The U.S. president’s climate plan takes an "all of the above" approach to meeting the challenge of global warming. BSR’s Future of Fuels initiative embraces that outlook. In a two-part series, we look at what is needed from business for a more sustainable fuel portfolio, and how business and government can work together to create a more sustainable long-term energy policy.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Future of Fuels

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Jun

28

June 28, 2013

Delving into the Future of Fuels: Oil, Natural Gas, Biofuels, and Electric Vehicles

Midway through BSR's Future of Fuels stakeholder forum series, we share lessons from our first two sessions on oil and natural gas and implications for the next two discussions on biofuels and electric vehicles, taking place in July.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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May

23

May 23, 2013

Weigh In on the Future of Fuels: Oil, Gas, Biofuels, and Electric Vehicles

Climate change is looking increasingly menacing—and at the same time, demand for energy is increasing. How can companies be strategic about transportation fuel sustainability?

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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May

15

May 15, 2013

How Can We Improve Fuel Sustainability?

On May 2, the BSR Future of Fuels team held its first stakeholder forum in San Francisco. We highlight what happened at the forum—and how companies, NGOs, academics, and other stakeholders can collaborate to improve the sustainability of our fuel system.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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Jan

15

January 15, 2013

The Power of Collaboration

Collaboration is essential in sustainability progress, but it can be very difficult to get it right—even for those working in the field. In the first in a series on collaboration, we share the lessons learned from our working groups and cross-sector partnerships.

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Future of Fuels #Procurement Leadership Group

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