Major global firms accused of concealing their environmental impact – The Guardian

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A $10tn (£7.9tn) investor alliance has accused more than 700 companies, including Amazon, Tesco and ExxonMobil, of failing to reveal the full extent of their impact on the climate crisis, water shortages and deforestation.

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America’s renewable energy capacity is now greater than coal – CNN Business

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New York (CNN Business)America’s coal industry has already been left in the dust by natural gas. Now it’s under immense pressure from the renewable energy boom.

The renewable energy sector had slightly more installed capacity than …

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What’s Wrong with Environmental Impact Assessments? – Project Syndicate

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Written by Maxwell Gomera

The world is expected to invest around $90 trillion in infrastructure in the next 15 years alone, resulting in more new infrastructure than is currently in existence globally. To ensure that these projects do not destroy …

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Why The Circular Economy Will Not Fix Fashion’s Sustainability Problem – Forbes

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Written by Gulnaz Khusainova

Fashion has a sustainability problem. In 2015 the industry was responsible for the emission of 1,715 million tons of CO2. It’s about 5.4% of the 32.1 billion tons of global carbon emissions and just second after the …

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China Is Set To Become The World’s Renewable Energy Superpower, According To New Report – Forbes

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Written by Dominic Dudley

The continuing growth in renewable energy around the world is set to boost the power of China while undermining the influence of major oil exporters such as Russia and Middle East states like Saudi Arabia, according …

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