On the Road to Mass Market Electric Vehicles

https://eemi.seas.gwu.edu/electric-vehicles-professional SSF is partnering with George Washington University to bring energy and environmental professional development courses online. This is the second time we have produced the electric vehicle course.

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Resilience Matters: Reimagining the Future in a Tumultuous Year. Download the FREE e-book compilation of articles, op-eds, and more!

Government Purchasing: Sustainability’s Best-Kept Secret?

By Mary Hoff
Archimedes once observed that with a long enough lever he could move the world. In the case of moving the world to a more sustainable place, government purchasing could be just what he would have ordered.


Tricky Recovery as Western Drought Looms Over Summer

After the long, dark night of the pandemic, many are predicting a rosy dawn followed by a bright summer day. The feeling is that we, the people, have borne the battle and can now celebrate the victory.

From Vikings to Wind Turbines - Demark's journey toward sustainability

Fri, Oct 15, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EDT
Join George Washington University and the Security and Sustainability Forum for the eighth webinar in the Leadership in Our Time webinar series. Danish Minister of Climate, Energy, and Utilities Dan Jørgensen will be interviewed by Atlantic Council Senior Fellow Ambassador András Simonyi. Topics include European Commission 2021 "Fit for 55" legal framework to achieve climate goals, Denmark's pioneering role in energy transition, transatlantic climate and energy cooperation, and preparation for COP26.

The Social Scolds Are Set To Take Up Global Warming

The Social Scolds Are Set To Take Up Global Warming

The latest report from the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change gives humanity a simple directive: Get a grip on greenhouse gas emissions or the dear old planet won’t be the dear old planet we have known and loved down through the millennia.

Decarbonize with Big Data

Thu, Oct 21, 2021 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM EDT
Why should I give you my data, and what do I get?
Join LightWorks at ASU and SSF in a 90-minute discussion about data, trust, and reducing industry's carbon footprint by exploring the concepts of a "Library for Carbon Data" and other methods to make data sharing attractive to those who own it and those who need it to make climate-smart decisions.

Sustainable Consumption at COP 26: Implementing SDG 12

Tue, Oct 26, 2021 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM EDT
Join SSF and the Global Electronics Council to delve deeper into the role of sustainable purchasing at COP26 and how to engage in a new GEC Global Campaign to coalesce individual and country initiatives into global demand for sustainable and circular technology products & services that mitigate climate change and create jobs. Participants in the series will learn about the power of institutional sustainable purchasing and learn procurement and human resource tools and approach to transform their organizations

Modern Monetary Theory: Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something True

Warren Mosler, Monday, 27 September 2021, 15:00 - 15:45 BST.

Ethical Markets highly recommends this discussion on Modern Monetary Theory (MMT), which underlies the current Congressional debate over the Biden: “Build Back Better“ plans to invest in our US future.

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