April 24, 2019

The Huge Flaw in the Impeachment Debate

The public debate about impeachment assumes that only Democrats have any responsibility to judge. That's deeply flawed logic.

April 16, 2019

Young People Are Leading the Way on Climate Change, and Companies Need to Pay Attention

The kids are getting pissed off about the climate crisis and what we're leaving them. They should be, and business should listen. Greta%20Thunberg%20%28wikimeida%29.jpeg

March 31, 2019

Is the Green New Deal Realistic?

There are some important discussions on the big, bold Green New Deal running around the climate change twitter and social media spheres. Jerry Taylor, President of the DC think tank Niskanen Center, put out a tough love letter to Green...

March 6, 2019

Talking About Sustainability Can Drive Sales: Lessons From a Casino Giant

Caesars Entertainment found that telling customers more about its sustainability efforts drove sales. Is that an important finding?

January 11, 2019

The Story of Sustainability in 2018: “We Have About 12 Years Left”

My annual roundup of the big themes in sustainability and business in 2018. Clock%2C%20minutes%20to%20midnight%2C%20cropped.jpg

November 26, 2018

The Scale of the Climate Catastrophe Will Depend on What Businesses Do Over the Next Decade

The latest climate science is in and it's not pretty. Companies can, and must, do a lot more. Coral%20bleaching%20at%20Heron%20Island%2C%20credit%20-%20Flickr%20%28The%20Ocean%20Agency%20%3A%20XL%20Catlin%20Seaview%20Survey%20%3A%20Richard%20Vevers%29.jpg

September 7, 2018

Explaining the Business Case for Sustainability Again … and Again … and Again

The sustainability community has been making the business case for a long time. Are we getting anywhere? Groundhog%20Day%20%28NYT%29.jpeg

July 6, 2018

There Is No Trump Economic “Record”

The stock market did better under Obama than under Trump. Perhaps someone should tell Fox. Stock%20performance%201.jpg

June 11, 2018

Inside UPS’s Electric Vehicle Strategy

UPS buys some EV delivery trucks for the same cost as gas-powered. It's an important milestone, but isn't the whole story. UPS%20Electric%2C%20London.JPG

May 30, 2018

A Blockchain Crash Course: How It Can Enable the Clean, Smart Grid

Blockchain is all the rage. Can it help build a clean energy grid? Blockchain%20graphic%20%28pixabay%2C%20blockchain-3277336_640%29.png