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Rogue Creamery Is Curing Large-Scale Cheesemaking - B The Change Media

Rogue Creamery Is Curing Large-Scale Cheesemaking - B The Change Media | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Cheesemaking in the United States hasn’t been historically respected on an international scale, but Rogue Creamery is changing that perception one batch at a time, and it’s doing so responsibly.
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Buy Local Meets Conscientious Consumerism: A Community Sustainability App From MilkCrate - B The Change Media

Buy Local Meets Conscientious Consumerism: A Community Sustainability App From MilkCrate - B The Change Media | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
With two digital products available to individuals and groups, MilkCrate is attempting to prove that sustainability apps can make the world a better place — and be fun.
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Great article on our friend Morgan Berman and her company, MilkCrate

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India’s Air Pollution Rivals China’s as World’s Deadliest

India’s Air Pollution Rivals China’s as World’s Deadliest | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
About 1.1 million people die prematurely each year in India and the number is rising, while China’s rate has stabilized at the same number.
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For Milwaukee friar, win vs. ExxonMobil is biggest since 'Joe Camel'

For Milwaukee friar, win vs. ExxonMobil is biggest since 'Joe Camel' | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Decades of shareholder campaigns don't often bring big wins, but the Rev. Michael Crosby notched a victory when the oil giant appointed a climate change expert to its board.
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Engaging the C-suite to reach global goals

Engaging the C-suite to reach global goals | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Novozymes and Unilever are among companies embedding the U.N. SDGs into their business practice. Here are their strategies.
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Jimmy Carter brings massive solar array to his hometown

Situated on 10 acres, the 1.3-megawatt project will provide more than half of the power needs of Plains, Georgia.
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Wind Power Surpasses Hydroelectric in a Crucial Measure

Wind Power Surpasses Hydroelectric in a Crucial Measure | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
The generating capacity of the nation’s wind turbines surpassed that of hydroelectric dams last year for the first time. Here’s a look at wind’s rise.
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Laureate Education Becomes a Public Benefit Corporation

Laureate Education Becomes a Public Benefit Corporation | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
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Congratulations to Laureate on becoming a publicly-traded B Corp!!!

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‘A Conservative Climate Solution’: Republican Group Calls for Carbon Tax

‘A Conservative Climate Solution’: Republican Group Calls for Carbon Tax | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
A group of senior Republican figures, led by James A. Baker III, says that taxing carbon emissions is the fairest way to address a warming climate.
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Republicans Try a New Tack on Climate Change

Republicans Try a New Tack on Climate Change | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Trump cabinet nominees offer a more nuanced view of climate change: The Earth is warming, but the impact of human activities remains uncertain.
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Deutsche Bank vows to end new coal lending, in line with Paris Agreement

Deutsche Bank vows to end new coal lending, in line with Paris Agreement | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
New coal financing guidelines promise to "not grant new financing for greenfield thermal coal mining and new coal-fired power plant construction."
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Tips to Travel the Eco-Friendly Way

Tips to Travel the Eco-Friendly Way | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
For many people, travel is a necessity whether for business or vacation and
relaxation, and for some, it’s a bucket list. But the impact of travel can
change the very world we’re trying to explore.
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Green movement 'greatest threat to freedom', says Trump adviser

Green movement 'greatest threat to freedom', says Trump adviser | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Climate-change denier Myron Ebel says he expects Trump to withdraw the US from the global climate change agreement
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Scary!!!

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This Country Could Get Rid Of Coal Entirely By 2050

This Country Could Get Rid Of Coal Entirely By 2050 | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
If prices for both batteries and renewable energy sources continue to fall at the current pace, and the country has the right policies.
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Bill and Melinda Gates: How Warren taught us optimism

Bill and Melinda Gates: How Warren taught us optimism | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Ten years ago, Warren Buffett gave us an enormous gift, write Bill and Melinda Gates. Here's how we've tried to make his vision of optimism a reality -- and you can, too.
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Latin America leads the way in clean energy

Latin America leads the way in clean energy | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
One of the most vulnerable regions when it comes to the effects of climate change, Latin America is increasingly leading global efforts to transition to renewable energy sources.
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Stress Test: How banks are looking at climate risk

Stress Test: How banks are looking at climate risk | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
More banks are increasingly seeing climate change as a financial risk, but, according to a recent report, few are disclosing these risks.
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Jimmy Carter Makes a Stand for Solar, Decades After the Cardigan Sweater

Jimmy Carter Makes a Stand for Solar, Decades After the Cardigan Sweater | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Mr. Carter has leased part of his farmland in his hometown for solar panels that can power more than half of Plains, the Georgia town that shaped his image.
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A Conservative Case for Climate Action

A Conservative Case for Climate Action | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Our idea would reduce carbon emissions, limit regulatory intrusion, promote economic growth and help working-class Americans.
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Solar Power And Electric Vehicles To Halt Growth In Oil And Coal By 2020

Solar Power And Electric Vehicles To Halt Growth In Oil And Coal By 2020 | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
It seems like the return of the boom times for the fossil fuel industry, but a new report suggests that technological advances in solar power and electric vehicles will cause oil and coal demand to peak by the end of the decade.
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Airport Fitness & Tennis goes solar - Martha's Vineyard Times

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The Martha's Vineyard Fitness & Tennis Center goes Solar!

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So excited for our friends up at the Martha's Vineyard Airport Fitness & Tennis Center going Solar!!! Well done - glad to have played a small part!

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Offshore Wind Moves Into Energy’s Mainstream

Offshore Wind Moves Into Energy’s Mainstream | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Offshore wind projects are luring big-name investors who are attracted to strong returns and declining costs.
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Republicans Move to Block Rule on Coal Mining Near Streams

Republicans Move to Block Rule on Coal Mining Near Streams | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
The congressional action aims to reverse a regulation issued by the Obama administration to protect waterways from debris generated by surface mining.
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It's a good thing that people who live in coal country don't drink water...oh wait.

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Ireland just became the world's first country to stop investing in fossil fuels

Ireland just became the world's first country to stop investing in fossil fuels | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Ireland has voted to be the world’s first country to fully divest public money from fossil fuels. The Irish Parliament passed the historic legislation in a 90 to 53 vote in favour of dropping coal, oil and gas investments from the €8bn (£6.8bn) Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, part of the Republic’s National Treasury Management Agency. The bill, introduced by Deputy Thomas Pringle, is likely to pass into law in the next few months after it is reviewed by the financial committee. 
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The State of Green Business, 2017

The State of Green Business, 2017 | Invest With Your Values | Scoop.it
Adapted from the 2017 State of Green Business report. Download here.It’s hard to imagine a time more hopeful and horrifying for sustainable business.On the one hand are great achievements and milestones. The Paris Agreement on climate change was ratified last year, faster than any United Nations pact in history, a powerful confirmation of the importance the nations of the world attach to combating climate change.
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