Welcome to the Next Generation of Sustainable Development

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Welcome to the Next Generation of Sustainable Development

by Terry F. Yosie, WEC President & CEO

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 5:25pm

CAMPAIGN: WEC Blog

CONTENT: Blog

The year 2015 is shaping up as one of the most consequential years for environmental/sustainability policy in our lifetimes. In May, the Vatican published the Papal encyclical Laudato Si, a moral reference point for examining climate change; in August, the U.S. government announced its final greenhouse gas controls for a broader Clean Power Plan; in September the UN will launch its sustainable development goals; and beginning on November 30 in Paris, the United Nations Conference of the Parties (COP 21) will hold its 21st session with the expectation of achieving a new agreement to limit future greenhouse gas emissions. Read the full article in GreenBiz.

Keywords: Environment | COP21 | Energy | Environment | Innovation & Technology | Paris | Responsible Business & Employee Engagement | Sustainable | WEC | World Environment Center | climate change

CAMPAIGN: WEC Blog

CONTENT: Blog

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