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Countries making money fighting climate change

From selling their excess renewable energy to earning money from protecting their rainforests, here are the world’s green-backers profiting from measures against climate change......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 2nd, 2019

Green-backers: Countries making money fighting climate change

From selling their excess renewable energy to earning money from protecting their rainforests, here are the world’s green-backers profiting from measures against climate change......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 2nd, 2019

The 1% gives more money to arts, culture and sports than to fighting climate change, survey of billionaires finds

Education was the top funding priority for wealthy donors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 23rd, 2020

Exxon Puts Up $1 Million to Boost Carbon Tax

Exxon is committing $1 million over two years to promote a tax on carbon emissions by corporations, one of the few times an oil company has given money to make fighting climate change a priority in Washington......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 9th, 2018

Amazon puts $2B toward fighting climate change as it reports its own growing carbon footprint

Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) hopes the world can innovate its way out of climate change, and it will throw some serious cash at the problem to that end, the company said June 23. The company will drop $2 billion into a "Climate Pledge Fund," w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2020

Climate change is looming. But America has lost 600,000 clean energy jobs

Public investment could help reverse the job losses while also reducing pollution and fighting climate change, experts say. Public investment could help reverse the job losses while also reducing pollution and fighting climate change, experts say......»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 13th, 2020

America has lost 600,000 clean energy jobs. Here are ideas for bringing them back

Public investment could help reverse the job losses while also reducing pollution and fighting climate change, experts say. Public investment could help reverse the job losses while also reducing pollution and fighting climate change, experts say......»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 13th, 2020

European politicians, CEOs urge green coronavirus recovery

European politicians, CEOs, lawmakers and activists called for green investment to restart growth after the coronavirus pandemic, saying fighting climate change and promoting biodiversity would rebuild stronger economies. Megan Revell reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 20th, 2020

First Hawaiian Bank allows non-members to cash stimulus checks without fees

First Hawaiian Bank will cash any CARES Act stimulus checks with no fees, even if the customer does not bank with FHB, the bank announced Friday. FHB officials say they are making the change to help get the stimulus money into people’s hands as quic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2020

Why Tech-Minded Climate Groups See COVID-19 as a Trial Run for Massive Change

Reaching the Paris Agreement's lofty climate goals will require the decentralization of decision-making at all levels, say INATBA and others......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 16th, 2020

Feds push use of eminent domain to force people out of flood-prone homes

The federal government is giving local officials nationwide an ultimatum: Either use eminent domain to force people out of flood-prone homes, or forfeit the chance for federal money to combat climate change, a.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMar 13th, 2020

Why don’t we panic about climate change like we do coronavirus?

The critical response to COVID-19 leaves scientists, environmental advocates and long-view money managers imploring: Where’s the outrage for deaths from accelerating man-made climate change?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 6th, 2020

How ‘Stewardship’ Aims to Make Passive Funds Greener

What happens when the century’s two biggest investment trends collide? That is, what happens when pressure to make climate change a focus of investment decisions runs into the multi-trillion dollar flow of money into passively managed funds, m.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 23rd, 2020

Amazon"s Bezos announces new climate fund

Amazon Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos will commit $10 billion to fund scientists, activists, nonprofits and other groups fighting to protect the environment and counter the effects of climate change, he announced on Monday. Ryan Brooks reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 18th, 2020

Amazon"s Bezos pledges $10 billion to climate change fight

Amazon Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos will commit $10 billion to fund scientists, activists, nonprofits and other groups fighting to protect the environment and counter the effects of climate change, he said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 17th, 2020

MAKING BIG MONEY: The ultimate guides to breaking into careers with 6-figure salaries

Rachel Nixon You want to increase your salary in your current position but you don't know how to get that promotion, or you're thinking about a career change and hoping to bolster your earnings. These guides will point.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytFeb 13th, 2020

How this company is making a goal to revolutionize commercial real estate for sustainability and social impact (podcast)

In this Sensiba San Filippo Rebooting Capitalism podcast, the discussion centers on energy efficiency, climate change and how businesses can upgrade their building’s performance to not only make the inhabitants of that building healthier and more comfor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 1st, 2020

State faces calls to act more swiftly on climate change

New York state has set some of the nation's most ambitious goals on fighting climate change, but some activists say it isn't moving fast enough. Lawmakers holding budget hearings this week faced... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 31st, 2020

The Finance Industry Groggily Awakens to Climate Change

For years, climate activists have warned that a warming planet would bring devastation, disrupting not only developing countries and coastal communities but also th.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJan 30th, 2020

Amid climate crisis, investors are starting to put their money towards a sustainable future

Many investors are choosing to funnel their money into investments that address climate change and climate risk, a move that asset managers are rushing to meet the demand......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 26th, 2020

Predictions 2020: Greening the financial system

How can companies and financial institutions manage the risks of climate change, while making the worst outcomes less likely? Here are highlights of a wide-ranging discussion moderated by Breakingviews EMEA Editor Peter Thal Larsen......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 21st, 2020