Capgemini and Schneider Electric Launch New Platform to Optimize Energy Use

Key Impact Points: New initiative by Capgemini and Schneider Electric targets energy optimization for companies. Innovative tool provides real-time data and insights for better energy management. Enhanced efficiency and sustainability are core benefits for participating firms. Capgemini and Schneider Electric have joined forces to introduce a groundbreaking initiative aimed at helping businesses achieve optimal energy […]

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Morningstar Sustainalytics Partners with Climate Bonds Initiative to Advance Sustainable Finance

Morningstar Sustainalytics has joined Climate Bonds Initiative’s Partnerships Programme, helping to strengthen Climate Bonds’ mission to develop the sustainable finance market. Partners within the Climate Bonds network play a crucial role in driving the evolution of sustainable finance solutions. Through their active involvement in market development and information initiatives, they foster connections with an extensive […]

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Mizuho to Invest $13 Billion Financing to Develop Hydrogen Supply Chain

Aim to provide JPY 2 trillion in funding for production Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (President & Group CEO: Masahiro Kihara) aims to provide JPY 2 trillion in financing for the production and supply of hydrogen and related technologies by This goal reflects our understanding of the growth in these funding needs. Hydrogen and related technologies […]

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‘I was frustrated, infuriated, because women are just as capable’

Jon Chase/Harvard Staff Photographer Campus & Community ‘I was frustrated, infuriated, because women are just as capable’ Samantha Laine Perfas Harvard Staff Writer May 15, 2024 5 min read Experiences in Uganda and U.S. fuel Ananda Birungi’s passion for empowering others, especially women and girls Part of the Commencement 2024 series A collection of stories […]

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Got milk? Does it give you problems?

Christina Warinner explores “The Milk Paradox.” Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff Photographer Health Got milk? Does it give you problems? Biomolecular archaeologist looks at why most of world’s population has trouble digesting beverage that helped shape civilization Liz Mineo Harvard Staff Writer May 10, 2024 5 min read Milk is something of a head-scratcher for Christina Warinner. […]

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Providing community support

City Councilor Liz Breadon (at podium) at the Harvard Ed Portal. Photos by Niles Singer/Harvard Staff Photographer Campus & Community Providing community support Harvard Allston Partnership Fund awards grants to 26 Allston-Brighton nonprofits Amy Kamosa Harvard Correspondent May 9, 2024 3 min read The 16th annual Harvard Allston Partnership Fund awarded grants totaling $200,000 to […]

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Lawyers reap big profits lobbying government regulators under the radar

Daniel Carpenter. Niles Singer/Harvard Staff Photographer Nation & World Lawyers reap big profits lobbying government regulators under the radar Study exposes how banks sway policy from shadows, by targeting bureaucrats instead of politicians Christy DeSmith Harvard Staff Writer April 22, 2024 5 min read A new study reveals the secret world of lawyers who earn […]

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ESG News Week In Review: 8 April – 14 April

Welcome back to the ESG News Week In Review! We’re thrilled to have you with us again. To get ESG News’s full ‘ESG News Week In Review’ and ESG News Daily email newsletter, subscribe here. ESG Around the World Climate Inaction Violates Human Rights, ECHR Rules in Landmark Cases SBTi to Expand Use of Environmental Certificates for Scope […]

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Historian sees a warning for today in post-Civil War U.S.

Manisha Sinha Photos by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff Photographer Nation & World Historian sees a warning for today in post-Civil War U.S. Past is present at Warren Center symposium featuring scholars from Harvard, Emory, UConn, and University of Cambridge Christy DeSmith Harvard Staff Writer April 12, 2024 4 min read Americans need not look abroad for […]

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Leeward Renewable Energy Secures 400MW Power Purchase Agreement with Microsoft for Solar Projects in Texas

Leeward Renewable Energy, a leading renewable energy company, today announced that it has entered into two 200-megawatt (MW) Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) with Microsoft Corp. Through these PPAs, Microsoft will purchase the power generated from two 200-MW LRE solar facilities currently under development: Morrow Lake Solar in Frio County, Texas, and Cradle Solar in Brazoria […]

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