Sustainability

A greener world. A collection of 27 posts
Transforming Cities for Sustainability
Sustainability

Transforming Cities for Sustainability

Photo Link: The Future Depends on Sustainable Cities Majority-wise cities have become synonymous with being overpopulated, cramped, noisy, crime-ridden, and polluted. Approximately 70% of global carbon emissions currently originate from cities themselves, and
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Sustainably Reducing Medical Waste and Plastic Pollution
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Sustainably Reducing Medical Waste and Plastic Pollution

A global economy and scientific advancements would be impossible without plastic. A primary product of petroleum refining, plastic is integrally linked to numerous global supply and production chains. Plastic is especially important in
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How a Post-Brexit Trade Deal Between the US and the UK Could Affect Climate Change Commitments
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How a Post-Brexit Trade Deal Between the US and the UK Could Affect Climate Change Commitments

With the UK having finally left the European Union on the 31st of January 2020, the door is now open for Boris Johnson and his cabinet to strike independent trade deals with other
The Influence of Carbon Offsets on Consumer Behavior
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The Influence of Carbon Offsets on Consumer Behavior

In recent years, carbon offsets have become an increasingly popular mechanism to neutralize a consumer’s carbon emissions in the online shopping and aviation industries. The process involves calculating the value of one’
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Analyzing the Future of Clean Energy in India
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Analyzing the Future of Clean Energy in India

What initiatives have propelled India’s strides toward clean energy and what characterizes the country’s future of sustainable energy?
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Fashion Emissions: Fashion Industry’s Environmental Costs
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Fashion Emissions: Fashion Industry’s Environmental Costs

The global fashion industry is having a catastrophic impact on the environment. This industry is the cause of significant carbon emissions, water pollution, natural resource depletion, and enormous waste generation. In fact, according
Challenges and Benefits of GMOs in the Fight Against the Global Food Shortage Crisis
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Challenges and Benefits of GMOs in the Fight Against the Global Food Shortage Crisis

How we can utilize genetically-engineered crops to solve the world hunger crisis
Exploring Greenhouse Gases Emissions Taxes
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Exploring Greenhouse Gases Emissions Taxes

Among the most pressing issues that humanity faces in the 21st century is global warming. With the potential to worsen natural disasters such as floods and droughts, global warming is currently poised to
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How AI is Paving the Path for Renewable Energy
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How AI is Paving the Path for Renewable Energy

AI is shaping the future of energy production for a cleaner, sustainable America of tomorrow.
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The Rise of Electric Vehicle Incentives in China
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The Rise of Electric Vehicle Incentives in China

How will incentives impact EV adoption in China?
Raising the Temperature on Agricultural Commodities
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Raising the Temperature on Agricultural Commodities

Global warming's influence on global agriculture supply has significant implications for agricultural commodities.
The State of the Global Effort to Provide Clean Water and Sanitation and the Cost-Effectiveness of V
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The State of the Global Effort to Provide Clean Water and Sanitation and the Cost-Effectiveness of V

Access to clean water is vital for the livelihood of communities around the world.
Trump's Coal Promises: The Economic Rewards and Repercussions
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Trump's Coal Promises: The Economic Rewards and Repercussions

Years following his election, what does Trump's promises of coal mean for the American coal economy?
Rethinking the Environmental Impact of Meat
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Rethinking the Environmental Impact of Meat

Is vegetarianism truly better for the environment? Perhaps not. What are the other factors that go into domestic food production?
Analyzing Global Health Through a Sustainability Lens
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Analyzing Global Health Through a Sustainability Lens

Current investment in global health initiatives prioritize short term outcomes over the long term growth of the community.
Walmart: A Role Model for Corporate Climate Change Efforts?
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Walmart: A Role Model for Corporate Climate Change Efforts?

Proactive management of climate change efforts can produce significant economic and social benefits to firms.
Hurricanes: How Cities Combat Extreme Weather
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Hurricanes: How Cities Combat Extreme Weather

Emergency management and resilience is more critical than ever with the increase in natural disasters and events around the world
California Wildfires
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California Wildfires

The recent wildfires in Northern California will have a significant impact on the local and state economy as the region begins to rebuild.
How Entrepreneurs in Developing Nations are Tackling Freshwater Conservation
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How Entrepreneurs in Developing Nations are Tackling Freshwater Conservation

Innovators worldwide are taking a new approach to water conservation: hybrid for-profit and non-profit water entities.