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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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UN Says 2015 Will be “The Year of Sustainability”-The Minute
2015 is a landmark year for the United Nations. It’s the 70th year since its founding in 1945, after the most destructive war in history. Without its efforts over the last seven decades, today’s world would be worse off in terms of social justice, human rights, and peace, no matter how qualified those ideals may seem to be currently.
Jan 29, 2015 4:30 PM ET
Solar Power Utilities Look to New Investment Models - The Minute
Two-thirds of the nation’s solar capacity installed in the U.S. last year was utility-scale solar power. The rapid growth of this new industry has been driven by government loan guarantees and an Investment Tax Credit worth 30 percent of a project’s cost.
Jan 26, 2015 4:00 PM ET
Cutting America's High Health Care Costs: A Prescription - The Minute
Competition is reducing costs in health care. That’s the argument in a recent Fortune article by Ezekiel J. Emanuel, Chair of the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania. Exhibit A is the health insurance exchanges of the Affordable Care Act.
Jan 22, 2015 4:00 PM ET
Global Investment in Clean Energy Rises 16% in 2014 - The Minute
Bloomberg New Energy Finance is reporting that three hundred ten billion dollars was invested globally in green energy last year, a rise of sixteen percent over 2013. That amount almost matches the record total of three hundred seventeen billion, set in 2011.
Jan 19, 2015 4:00 PM ET
Stronger Environmental Policies Do Not Hurt Economic Growth - The Minute
Studies of individual environmental laws, such as the Clean Air Act, have found that they have little impact on employment and productivity. But as climate policies increase in scope and ambition, policy makers need to know the combined, macro-economic effect of all environmental policies, from emissions standards to clean water requirements and controls on power plants.
Jan 15, 2015 4:00 PM ET