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Episode 300: Larry Fink’s CEO missive; no small potatoes

This week’s run time is 38:02.  WEEK IN REVIEW (4:40) FEATURES Larry Fink defends BlackRock’s focus on purpose (18:30) Have…

What is wishcycling? Two waste experts explain

Wishcycling is putting something in the recycling bin and hoping it will be recycled, even if there is little evidence…

Closing the loop in Kenya’s fashion industry

This article was originally published on World Resources Institute. The fashion industry could make or break global climate goals. The…

Embracing a wetter future, the Dutch turn to floating homes

This article originally appeared at Yale Environment 360. When a heavy storm hit in October, residents of the floating community…

Cargo, with a side of hornets, flies and crabs

This story originally appeared in The Revelator and is republished here as part of Covering Climate Now, a global journalistic…

5 climate priorities for cities

This article was originally published on World Resources Institute. Without getting cities right, we cannot solve the climate crisis. Contributing…

We’re making the cheese optional — here’s why

This article originally appeared as part of our Food Weekly newsletter. Subscribe to get sustainability food news in your inbox every Thursday.…

This Puerto Rican farm-to-fork app is creating a sustainable food system on the island

Right after tropical storm Isaías hit Puerto Rico in July 2020, Crystal Díaz had to move plantains on the Island.…

RE100 calls for better clean energy support for business

RE100, the coalition of companies committed to transitioning to 100 percent renewable power, has called on governments to remove barriers…

A 21st-century reinvention of the electric grid is crucial for solving the climate crisis

Integrating solar panels with farming can provide partial shade for plants. Werner Slocum/NREL In the summer of 1988, scientist James…