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Green Growth for the Commonwealth: Ready for Phase Three

  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Economics
  • Urban Mobility
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
Bicycle rickshaws in Mumbai, India
  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Economics
  • Urban Mobility
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
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Top 5 Corporate Sustainability Stories of 2015

  • Business
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
U.S. President Barack Obama, Secretary of State John Kerry and other heads of state at COP21. Credit: White House
  • Business
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
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Sustainability at WRI: Our Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory and Sustainability Report

  • Energy
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • emissions inventories
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • sustainability initiative
  • sustainability reporting
  • sustainable business
Where in the world is WRI traveling? To better understand our business travel emissions and develop metrics for tracking changes, we instituted performance indicators, including emissions per staff and top destinations. Photo Credit: WRI
  • Energy
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • emissions inventories
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • sustainability initiative
  • sustainability reporting
  • sustainable business
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A New Strategy to Improve Water Quality—One Targeted Watershed at a Time

  • eutrophication
  • hypoxia
  • water
  • Water Quality
More than 15,000 streams, rivers, and lakes are too polluted with nutrient runoff to support wildlife, be enjoyed recreationally, or serve as a drinking water source. Photo credit: USDA
  • eutrophication
  • hypoxia
  • water
  • Water Quality

Shifting Global Investments To Clean Energy

  • Energy
  • Business
  • coal
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • investment
  • low carbon development
  • Energy
  • Business
  • coal
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • investment
  • low carbon development
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This website serves as an information portal about eutrophication—the over-enrichment of water by nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorus—a leading threat to water quality around the world. Explore our interactive map and learn more.
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Can Nutrient Trading Shrink the Gulf of Mexico's Dead Zone?

  • eutrophication
  • hypoxia
  • nutrient pollution
  • nutrient trading
  • watersheds
Dead fish resulting from toxins or oxygen depletion in Lake Binder, Iowa. Photo credit: Dr. Jennifer L. Graham, U.S. Geological Survey
  • eutrophication
  • hypoxia
  • nutrient pollution
  • nutrient trading
  • watersheds
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4 Lessons on Environmental Sustainability that Every Corporation Should Learn

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability initiative
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability initiative
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Accounting for Environmental Externalities Is Good for Business and the Planet

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability reporting
  • sustainable business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability reporting
  • sustainable business
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Factoring Sustainability into Financial Decision-Making

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
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Finding the Money: How Businesses Can Fund Environmental Sustainability Projects

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
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4 Barriers to Overcome in Achieving Corporate Environmental Sustainability

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
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Big Business and Sustainability: The Missing Links

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability initiative
  • sustainable strategy
  • water
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability initiative
  • sustainable strategy
  • water
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