infrastructure

New Report: $12.1 Trillion Must Be Invested In New Renewable Power Generation Over Next 25 Years To Limit Climate Change

Industry is “poised for rapid growth,” especially in emerging markets
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January 29, 2016 /3BL Media/ - To reach the level of investment in new renewable power generation needed to avert dangerous climate change, $12.1 trillion of investment will be needed over the next 25 years, which is $5.2 trillion above business-as-usual projections, a new report by Ceres and Bloomberg New Energy Finance concludes.

New Report Reveals: Business a Key Activist in Turning Global Risks into Opportunities

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OSLO, NORWAY, January 262016 /3BL Media/ - From all corners of the world, business leaders echo the same message: societal risks need urgent action. However, some of the most pressing risks – such as youth unemployment and the global food crisis – are also where leaders see the greatest business opportunities. Business also increasingly sees itself as a key global activist and is calling on governments to increase political will to address world risks.

Emergency, Emergency, This Is America’s Infrastructure Calling: Brendan Bechtel

Now's the time to replace crumbling bridges and roads with stronger, smarter alternatives.
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Brendan Bechtel is the fifth-generation president of Bechtel Group, Inc., an engineering and construction company.

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Brendan Bechtel is the fifth-generation president of Bechtel Group, Inc., an engineering and construction company.

Caterpillar Commits to Energy Access for Rural Indonesian Islands

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WASHINGTON, October 26, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) today reiterated its commitment to Indonesia at the US-Indonesia Investment Summit. With President of the Republic of Indonesia Joko Widodo, in attendance, Caterpillar signed both a memorandum of understanding (MOU) and made an intention to invest that demonstrate its long-term commitment to the Indonesian market.

Military Helps Employee be FedEx Strong

Veteran Jandy Walker Reflects on the Meaning of Service
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FedEx Services senior project analyst Jandy Walker learned about commitment and teamwork during her service in the U.S. Army. Today, she relies on those same skills to ensure FedEx IT infrastructure keeps pace with increasing demands.

Van Alen Institute, AECOM and 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by Rockefeller Foundation – Call on Students to Propose Designs for More Resilient Urban Food, Water and Energy Systems

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LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK, June 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ – AECOM, Van Alen Institute and 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation today launched Urban SOS: All Systems Go, an ideas competition calling on multidisciplinary teams of students worldwide to identify risks to urban food, energy, or water systems, and offer strategies that make these systems more efficient, equitable, and accessible to diverse populations.

Voices From the Field

The Joint initiative for Village Advancement Looks Beyond Numbers
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