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The next phase of industrialization will happen in our oceans

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By Dan Vermeer, Associate Professor of the Practice and Executive Director, EDGE Oceans cover more than 70% of the planet’s surface, hold almost 95% of the world’s biodiversity, and produce over two-thirds of our oxygen.  However, it is less well-known …

Innovating for conservation: Alex Dehgan discusses

Alex Dehgan, CEO and Co-Founder of Conservation X Labs, talks about the problem of species extinction and how Conservation X Labs is fostering innovation to address environmental conservation challenges.   RELATED ARTICLES: Watch more EDGE Chats videos with executives  

ENGIE’s Burhan Koc discusses energy market evolution

Burhan Koc EDGE Chats video

Burhan Koç, Director in the Sustainability & Renewable Energy Solutions practice, ENGIE, discusses the changing energy marketplace, and his reflections on the leadership skills that are needed for the new energy future.   RELATED ARTICLES: Watch more EDGE Chats videos …

Futurist Garry Golden shares views on decarbonization, hydrogen

Video: EDGE Chats - Garry Golden

Garry Golden, futurist and energy industry thought leader, discusses the outlook for energy system decarbonization, fuel cells, and how executives can incorporate foresight into their strategic planning.     — RELATED ARTICLES: Watch more EDGE Chats videos with executives  

Fuqua hosts first ClimateCAP Summit

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The effects of climate change–from supply chain disruptions to real estate and infrastructure impacts–are expected to present trillions of dollars of direct and indirect impacts to businesses in coming years.  With investors like BlackRock and Fidelity calling on corporations for …

DOE’s Sanjiv Malhotra talks about clean energy investment

Video: Sanjiv Malhotra, US Department of Energy (DOE)

Sanjiv Malhotra, PhD, Director of the  Clean Energy Investment Center at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) talks about clean energy technology investment, why the center was founded, and the most promising areas of innovation in clean energy in this …

Turning environmental risk into opportunity

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“Environmental risks can be the most complex challenges for companies — but can also be the most rewarding to address,” says EDGE executive director  Dan Vermeer in a new article in Dialogue Review. Before joining Fuqua School of Business as …