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Youth and inspiration unlocking the future

Youth and inspiration unlocking the future

Putting the world on a more sustainable path is in everyone's best interest, but no one has a greater stake in securing the future than our youth. The good news is that we can create a world by 2050 where nine billion people thrive within the envi ...

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World Future Energy Summit 2019: Embracing the future and welcoming disruption

World Future Energy Summit 2019: Embracing the future and welcoming disruption

I had the privilege of joining the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) in Abu Dhabi this month. WFES is a global industry platform connecting business and innovation in energy, clean technology and efficiency for a sustainable future. WFES is part of t ...

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Winning a battle while losing the war

Winning a battle while losing the war

The COP24 has just ended. All contestants have claimed victory and retired from the field. It's important to recognize that while we just won a battle, we are still losing the war ...

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Sustainability: The Control of Loss to Our People, Planet and Profit

Sustainability: The Control of Loss to Our People, Planet and Profit

Imagine a world where every organisation had zero accidents, zero carbon emissions, zero waste and zero use of non-renewable materials. Imagine a world where every community had zero people without good jobs, zero people without a good education and ...

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Ready for an oil demand peak in 2023?

Ready for an oil demand peak in 2023?

Electrification and the rise of renewables are driving the transformation of the energy system, but not fast enough to reach the world 2030 agenda, according to the Energy Transition Outlook 2018. The world's energy demand will decline from 2035 onwa ...

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No Goals Left Behind: The Global Opportunity Report 2018 launches with a call to action

No Goals Left Behind: The Global Opportunity Report 2018 launches with a call to action

Cricket chips anyone? Yum! Chirps Chips is making money while meeting a growing protein demand with less impact on the environment. Insect food is one of many innovative products featured in the Global Opportunity Report 2018, unveiled on February 1s ...

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Sustainable business 2018

Sustainable business 2018

12 years left to meet the world 2030 agenda. An agenda precisely and elegantly formulated by the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. What is next for sustainable business? I have summarized 10 key takeaways from dialogues with corporate leaders. Some a ...

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Smart containers ready to disrupt the seafood industry

Smart containers ready to disrupt the seafood industry

The seafood industry must comply with increasingly strict demands from consumers on sustainable seafood production. For that reason, a group of graduates have spent their summer at DNV GL developing smart "robot containers" with cooling systems that ...

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Inspiration unlocks the future

Inspiration unlocks the future

The Global Opportunity Explorer is a powerful new online community building on open innovation, co-creation and collaboration. It represents solutions for different industry sectors: all are categorized according to the SDGs, and demonstrate practical approaches to issues ranging from water scarcity to resilient cities and clean energy. ...

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A green coastal shipping vision

A green coastal shipping vision

Norway has established a joint initiative between government and industry to create the world's most efficient and environmentally-friendly fleet of coastal vessels. The Green Coastal Shipping Programme aims to revolutionize the way coastal shipping ...

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