Emissions result from a variety of activities, like heating and cooling buildings, traveling to meetings, or shipping products to consumers.
A Preliminary Roadmap for Improving Ecosystem Service Indicators
This paper compiles and assesses current ecosystems services indicators in order to inform and advance such efforts.
Scaling up Investment in Sustainable Small and Medium Enterprises in Developing Countries
*On the Frontiers of Finance* provides an overview of the current landscape, lending practices, and principal challenges of financial intermediaries providing capital to sustainable SMEs in developing countries. The objective of this study is to help stimulate greater and more effective...
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Three regional greenhouse gas cap-and-trade programs are either in the planning stages or operational in North America. This brief discusses each of the programs.
The state will receive $75.9 M to promote efficiency and renewable power as it looks to lead the Southeast in green job creation.
Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill that, if it becomes law, will change the face of America's factories, power sources, buildings, landscapes and working patterns.
Corporate Environmental and Social Reporting in Emerging Asia
This report focuses on corporate transparency on environmental risks, and lays the groundwork for understanding environmental disclosure and reporting issues in emerging markets through an investor lens. It is the second report in a series establishing the link between issues like climate change...
On April 17, 2009, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a finding that greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions pose a threat to public health and welfare, opening the door to GHG regulation under the Clean Air Act. This fact sheet answers some common questions about how GHGs could be...