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Business & Economics - Environmental Economics
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Author: John Doerr
Release Date: October 26, 2021
Venture capitalist John Doerr reveals a sweeping—and actionable—plan to conquer humanity’s greatest challenge: climate change.In 2006, acclaimed investor John Doerr and his partners at Kleiner Perkins launched their first clean tech...
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Author: Bartow J. Elmore | Narrator: Sean Patrick Hopkins
Release Date: October 12, 2021
An authoritative and eye-opening history that examines how Monsanto came to have outsized influence over our food system.Monsanto, a St. Louis chemical firm that became the world’s largest maker of genetically engineered seeds, merged with Germ...
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A radically new understanding of and practical approach to climate change by noted environmentalist Paul Hawken, creator of the New York Times bestseller DrawdownRegeneration offers a visionary new approach to climate change, one that weaves justice,...
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Author: Byron Reese and Scott Hoffman | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: June 01, 2021
Wasted is a riveting exploration of the complicated, and often surprising, ways that waste occurs in our businesses, our communities, and our lives“A smart, unconventional book that takes readers far beyond what they think they know about a com...
Author: Ron Gonen | Narrator: Dan Bittner
Release Date: April 06, 2021
The next revolution in business will provide for a sustainable future, from founder, CEO and circular economy expert Ron GonenOur take-make-waste economy has cost consumers and taxpayers billions while cheating us out of a habitable planet. But it do...
Author: Gero Leson and David Bronner | Narrator: Kiff VandenHeuvel
Release Date: March 09, 2021
“A compelling story about the kind of moral, life-giving decisions that businesses can make to do good while doing well.”—Mark Bittman, author of Animal, Vegetable, JunkWhat's in a label? For Dr. Bronner's, more than ingredients or ...
Author: Bill Gates | Narrator: Bill Gates and Wil Wheaton
Release Date: February 16, 2021
In this urgent, authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical--and accessible--plan for how the world can get to zero greenhouse gas emissions in time to avoid a climate catastrophe.Bill Gates has spent a decade investigating...
Author: Edward Posnett | Narrator: Roy McMillan
Release Date: August 06, 2019
"[Strange Harvests is] an impressive addition to the modern travelogue, painting some of the world's most remote terrain in visceral and sometimes breathtaking prose . . . an engrossing read." --NPRAn original and magical map of our world and its ric...
Author: Vince Beiser | Narrator: Will Damron
Release Date: August 07, 2018
A finalist for the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award The gripping story of the most important overlooked commodity in the world--sand--and the crucial role it plays in our lives. After water and air, sand is the natural resource that we...
Author: David Bach and Hillary Rosner | Narrator: David Bach and Oliver Wyman
Release Date: April 08, 2008
Let David Bach show you a whole new way to prosper—by going greenInternationally renowned financial expert and bestselling author David Bach has always urged readers to put their financial lives in line with their values. But what if your value...
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Author: Jeffrey D. Sachs | Narrator: Malcolm Hillgartner
Release Date: March 18, 2008
“Lucid, quietly urgent, and relentlessly logical . . . this is Bigthink with a capital B.” —The New York Times Book Review“Common Wealth explains the most basic economic reckoning that the world faces.” &m...
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