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The Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant CSR and Sustainability news and can be seen on the 3BL Media CSR Network - the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, Reuters Insider and here on the 3BL Media website.

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Renewable Energy Gains Ground in U.S. and Global Power Picture - The Minute
California continues to lead the country in the move toward renewable energy sources. Over 20 percent of the state’s electricity is now sourced from renewables by its three biggest utilities.
Jul 21, 2014 4:15 PM ET
Health Insurers Move Business Model to Value-Based Care Programs - The Minute
Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies are directing $65 billion in medical spending to value-based care programs. That’s the finding of a survey of 37 independent BCBS companies considered to be market leaders in developing models that link reimbursement to the quality of care and improved patient outcomes.
Jul 17, 2014 4:15 PM ET
Private Equity Fund Launches Louisiana Wetlands Restoration—For Profit: The Minute
Restoring Lousiana’s badly eroded wetlands is key to protecting that state against further devastation from hurricanes like Katrina. The state has developed a master plan, the federal government has promised funding, and BP continues to pay out reparations to repair coastline damage from its 2010 oil spill.
Jul 14, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Market For Green Bonds is Booming - The Minute
Earlier this year, Unilever issued a $416 million green bond. Forty percent of the offering was quickly bought by asset managers, insurers, and pension funds outside of the U.K., an unusual response to a sterling bond. That story is part of a larger one, the rapid rise of green bonds in the global investment market, according to a recent article in The Economist.
Jul 10, 2014 4:00 PM ET
$5.1 Trillion to be Invested in Renewable Energy by 2030 - The Minute
$5.1 trillion dollars is one very big number. It’s a figure equal to just a little less than one-third of the U.S. economy’s annual GDP. $5.1 trillion is the amount that will be invested by 2030 to build new power plants that use renewable energy, according to a Bloomberg News Energy Finance report.
Jul 7, 2014 4:00 PM ET