Emerald Blog

All About EcoDistricts
17 March, 2022

All About EcoDistricts

Nearly one-half of the world’s population is currently living in cities--a figure that is projected to grow to two-thirds by 2050. The trend toward...

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Using Calories to Understand The Planet's Health
10 March, 2022

Using Calories to Understand The Planet's Health

If you’ve ever tried to lose weight, you may be familiar with the hack to offset eaten calories with burned calories (exercise) to justify that plate...

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Exploring Scope 3 Emissions
03 March, 2022

Exploring Scope 3 Emissions

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, goes the well-known saying. Since your company’s emissions add up in your customer’s Scope 3 inventory,...

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The Link Between DEI and Sustainability
24 February, 2022

The Link Between DEI and Sustainability

Underscored by the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, there is a link between human health and the planet’s health. Over the last couple of years,...

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Defining the Scopes
15 February, 2022

Defining the Scopes

Greenhouse gas emissions affect the planet’s health. They are produced (directly or indirectly) by almost every process in our fossil fuel dependent...

Matt Setzekorn Matt SetzekornRead More
Why Greenhouse Gas Emissions are Turning Up the Heat on Business
03 February, 2022

Why Greenhouse Gas Emissions are Turning Up the Heat on Business

As policies to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions roll out globally, business operations are shifting to help guide the world toward a cleaner,...

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This Year's Emerald Gives Winner
25 January, 2022

This Year's Emerald Gives Winner

Annually, the Emerald team selects one U.S. non-profit organization to support in seeking a sustainable building certification. This program is...

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Are Electric Vehicles Sustainable?
20 January, 2022

Are Electric Vehicles Sustainable?

The market for electric vehicles (EVs) is growing worldwide. Auto manufacturers are adapting to the growing demand for sustainable vehicles. Among...

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Got Water? How Buildings Can Help with the Global Water Crisis
12 January, 2022

Got Water? How Buildings Can Help with the Global Water Crisis

As it stands, the Earth’s freshwater sources are shrinking. The UN projects that if trends continue, the world will face a 40% shortfall in water...

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