#Finance & innovation

  • Article: These 3 Teens Figured Out a Brilliant Way to Recycle Styrofoam
    Finance & Innovation

    These 3 Teens Figured Out a Brilliant Way to Recycle Styrofoam

    By Joe McCarthy|June 7, 2018

    Styrofoam can take up to 500 years to break down. Read more

  • Article: Bloomberg Launches $70 Million 'Climate Challenge' to Drive Action
    Finance & Innovation

    Bloomberg Launches $70 Million 'Climate Challenge' to Drive Action

    By Joe McCarthy|June 4, 2018

    "Mayors don't look at climate change as an ideological issue." Read more

  • Article: Hawaii's Newest Shopping Mall Is Made Entirely From Recycled Shipping Containers
    Finance & Innovation

    Hawaii's Newest Shopping Mall Is Made Entirely From Recycled Shipping Containers

    By Joe McCarthy|June 1, 2018

    It's an exercise in sustainability. Read more

  • Article: Ben & Jerry's Wants to Plant Trees for Every Ice Cream Cone Sold
    Finance & Innovation

    Ben & Jerry's Wants to Plant Trees for Every Ice Cream Cone Sold

    By Joe McCarthy|May 30, 2018

    It's not a "Half Baked" idea. Read more

  • Article: Fighting Climate Change Could Save the World $30 Trillion, Report Finds
    Finance & Innovation

    Fighting Climate Change Could Save the World $30 Trillion, Report Finds

    By Joe McCarthy|May 24, 2018

    The costs of failing to fight climate change are astronomical. Read more

  • Article: Hiring Refugees Is Good for Business, Major Study Shows
    Finance & Innovation

    Hiring Refugees Is Good for Business, Major Study Shows

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2018

    "It's the American Dream. It’s very cool to see." Read more

  • Article: This Country Is the First in the World to Offer Free Public Transit
    Finance & Innovation

    This Country Is the First in the World to Offer Free Public Transit

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Jana Sepehr|May 22, 2018

    "There's no doubt that we not only cover the costs, but also come out with a surplus." Read more

  • Article: Alaska Airlines Is Banning Plastic Straws — Thanks to a 16-Year-Old Girl Scout
    Environment

    Alaska Airlines Is Banning Plastic Straws — Thanks to a 16-Year-Old Girl Scout

    By Joe McCarthy|May 21, 2018

    “My hope is that we can continue to rally together and inspire future generations to take a stand.” Read more