Sustain Charlotte – making a difference in the community.

Sustain Charlotte Staff & Board Retreat – 2015

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On December 7th, 2015, posted in: Uncategorized by Vinay Loganadan

2014 Charlotte-Mecklenburg Sustainability Report Card

From Charlotte Talks, WFAE 90.7 (Charlotte’s NPR Affiliate) “We’ve talked a lot about sustainability – the state and quality of Charlotte’s air, water, energy use and more – and whether or not Charlotte is headed for a sustainable future. But now, the non-profit Sustain Charlotte has used the power of data to compile and compare [...]

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On October 29th, 2014, posted in: Uncategorized by Vinay Loganadan

Funding Clean Energy Projects with Green Bonds

Green Bonds were introduced to the world stage in the mid-2000s by government and public-sector organizations like the European Union and the World Bank as a way to fund international environmental policy programs. The World Bank Group is the largest source of green bonds, issuing about $4 billion since 2008 to address pressing human issues [...]

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On December 25th, 2013, posted in: Latest News by Vinay Loganadan

What is a Regional Carbon Initiative?

If energy efficiency is considered our fifth fuel (after carbon, nuclear, wind and solar) and our single most important future source of energy, then Regional Carbon Initiatives can help us move towards a low carbon future in our cities and towns. A Regional Carbon Initiative is a partnership of city leaders, businesses, education and community [...]

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On November 6th, 2013, posted in: Latest News by Vinay Loganadan

News: Solar on the Rise; State Coalition Forms Around Carbon Pricing

From Advanced Energy Economy (By Lexie Briggs, November 1, 2013)

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On November 4th, 2013, posted in: Latest News by Vinay Loganadan

Innovation in the new energy economy.

The growing demand for energy around the globe is one of the most significant issues affecting our future, and while we still rely primarily on fossil fuels, economic shifts, political upheaval and price shocks are making the development of sustainable energy sources increasingly vital. We are in a period of transition where the access to [...]

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On November 17th, 2011, posted in: Latest News by Vinay Loganadan