Posts tagged renewable energy
Tech Workers Got Paid in Company Stock. They Used it to Agitate for Change

(New York Times) - Amazon employees petitioned to have the e-commerce giant declare a climate change plan and how it intends to reduce reliance on fossil fuels.  Tech employees who are given shares have come together recently in order to address serious grievances and concerns.
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Staying Safe from Climate Risks Makes Financial Sense, says New Commission

(Thomson Reuters Foundation News) Adjusting to a warmer world will require strong political leadership, new sources of funding and a push to expand what works - but it will end up saving cash, top officials said as they launched a Global Commission on Adaptation in The Hague. 

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Trump Just Remade Ocean Policy—Here’s What That Means

(National Geographic) Among other things, the new order shifts focus from the environment to business interests and takes indigenous voices off the table. Experts are concerned that the latest EO largely ignores the important balance between the many groups clamoring for their chance in the waves—oil interests, renewable energy, indigenous rights, coastal community needs, recreational fishing, and more. 

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