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The $250 Trillion Cost Of Climate Change And Obesity

The economic ramifications from continuing the 20th Century‚Äôs economic model, where unsustainable extraction and pollution conveys competitive advantage, is coming into sharp focus. Citigroup now projects a staggering $72 TRILLION global cost tied to man-made climate change during the 21st … Continue reading

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The $250 Trillion Green Economic Revolution

Climate change economics is emerging as a disruptive mega-trend driven by estimates that the cost of global climate change will be a staggering $72 trillion. This scale of cost is unprecedented in human history. The only comparative I could find … Continue reading

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Economists Ask If Energy Efficiency Is A Good Investment

As if we economists do not stir up enough trouble by pontificating on national monetary policy we have now hit the hornet nest on energy efficiency. Recent economic analysis points to energy efficiency investments delivering as little as half their … Continue reading

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Five Demographic Megatrends Driving Your Business Success

Five demographic megatrends are now driving business success. What you sell, who you sell to and how you sell it is being disrupted by these megatrends. Companies like Apple and Netflix that align with these megatrends are realizing explosive customer … Continue reading

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Will Clean Power Plan Include Customer Owned Solar

The EPA has released it Clean Power Plan. The Clean Power Plan is designed to dramatically reduce global warming emissions by electric utilities. Massively increasing the deployment of zero-site emissions solar power is a key implementation path of the Clean … Continue reading

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Four CSR Best Practices That Grow Sales

CSR and sustainability best practices are breakout paths away from endless price wars with your competitors. These best practices will win customer loyalty and revenue growth. Continue reading

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California Economy Achieves Growth With Less Pollution

California is achieving superior and sustained economic growth while also reducing climate changing pollution. At a time when the California economy is growing faster than the U.S. economy the California Air Resources Board reports that the State has reduced greenhouse … Continue reading

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