Climate change protesters disrupt D.C. rush-hour traffic

2019-12-09

Updates to reflect that the World Bank has not funded a new coal-fired power plant since 2010. Elisabeth Buchwald Protesters gathered outside the World Bank on Friday, saying the organization’s investments have contributed to climate change. Climate change protesters took to the streets of Washington Friday morning, causing massive delaysRead More →

Shoppers will opt for slower shipping or in-store pickup during the holiday season to fight climate change

2019-10-03

Many consumers will take climate change into account when making their holiday purchases this year, opting for slower shipping options or in-store pickup, which have less environmental impact than expedited shipping, according to data from Accenture’s annual holiday shopping survey. Accenture ACN, +0.52%   and Coleman Parkes Research surveyed 1,500Read More →

Building taller cities to cope with climate change

2019-05-28

Homo sapiens are unique in our ability unlock the secrets of nature, build great civilizations and create technological wonders and radically alter the environment—not always for the better. Harnessing fossil fuels accelerated our ascent but, according to scientists, diplomats and the architects of the 2016 Paris Agreement, we must curbRead More →

Climate change calls for an all-weather investment portfolio

2019-03-02

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: This week’s best ideas and information to help your investment decisions include climate-proofing your portfolio, gaining perspective on long-term market performance, the value and role of holding gold, and whether adding utility stocks to your holdings is a timely move. — JonathanRead More →