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WSP USA Charts Direction on Climate and Equity at United for Infrastructure 2021, With Opening Remarks by President Biden

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Tom Lewis and Denise Turner Roth help lead government, business and labor leaders in driving solutions for better policies and greater investment in sustainable and equitable infrastructure.

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Tom Lewis and Denise Turner Roth help lead government, business and labor leaders in driving solutions for better policies and greater investment in sustainable and equitable infrastructure.

WSP USA Ranks #8 in ENR's 2021 Ranking of the Top 500 Design Firms

The firm ranked third amongst the "Top 100 Pure Designers."
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Leading engineering and professional services firm WSP USA is ranked #8 in Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) 2021 “Top 500 Design Firms” list, based on regional revenue. The rankings are published in the April 27/May 3 issue of ENR and are available here.

Listed as #3 among the “Top 100 Pure Designers,” WSP was also held its spot at #4 in the Transportation category.

The First Domino: What Business Can Learn From Wellbeing

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Connected thinking: We can think about corporate resilience in the same terms as wellness and self-care, say Kealy Herman and Emily Wasley. After all, people are intrinsic to any organization’s strength. Fail to look after them and the whole thing can come toppling down …

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Connected thinking: We can think about corporate resilience in the same terms as wellness and self-care, say Kealy Herman and Emily Wasley. After all, people are intrinsic to any organization’s strength. Fail to look after them and the whole thing can come toppling down …

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About TCFD

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COVID-19 has dominated virtually every waking moment for much of the past year. But with vaccination programmes now accelerating across the world, attention is shifting back to other societal challenges facing us globally. And of these, there is arguably none bigger than climate change. In 2015, climate change spurred investors and the financial industry to form the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), which developed and released their recommendations for climate-related financial disclosure in 2017. 

Turning the Tide

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Public sentiment has been hugely influential in our shift from fossil-fuelled power generation to clean and renewable energy sources. The question now is, how do we turn the tide on the mining sector’s “dirty” image and reveal how the mining supply chain and renewables can combine to limit global warming to at or below 2°C?

The mining sector is a significant contributor of greenhouse gas emissions. 

WSP Commits to Net Zero, Supported by Science-based Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Targets

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MONTREAL, April 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- WSP Global Inc. (TSX: WSP) (“WSP” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce ambitious climate action through a commitment to achieve net zero emissions across its value chain by 2040. To support the achievement of its net zero commitment, the Corporation has set science-based greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets, which have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).

Strategic Hires Across the U.S. Spur Growth of WSP USA Water Business

Addition of industry leaders in key markets enhances firm’s position in water resources planning and economics, project management, systems solutions and disaster recovery.
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NEW YORK, April 22, 2021 /3BL Media/ — WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services consultancy, significantly expanded its water business leadership with the recruitment of water resource experts Alex Shannon and Juan H. Diaz-Carreras in the West, Atri Sen in Texas, and Steve Tarallo in the Capital area.

This group of hires reflects WSP’s continued commitment to growth and diversification of its national Water business, beginning with investment in critical leadership roles in target geographies.

Shoreline Restoration: 'Protecting Community, Conserving the Coast'

UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration supports nature-based solutions for coastal resilience, such as WSP USA’s Franklin-98 project to create oyster reefs, saltmarshes.
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Note: This is the third article in a series on the United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. This article explores the potential of nature-based solutions in combating climate change.

Nature-based solutions involve the use of natural habitats, like marsh grasses or oyster reefs, in place of – or to complement – traditional hardened structures, such as concrete seawalls.

Women in Climate Tech Launches Campaign, “Splash Mob” in Support of the Women and Climate Change Act of 2021

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DURHAM, N.C., April 12, 2021 /3BL Media/ --  Today, Women in Climate Tech launched a campaign in support of The Women and Climate Change Act of 2021 (H.R. 260) introduced by Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA). The goal of the campaign is to highlight that women are:

Building a Circular Economy

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Valentina Petrone is on a mission. Passionate about reducing waste in the built environment, WSP Australia’s Future Ready Circular Economy Lead highlights the benefits of implementing circular economy principles in minimising the environmental footprint of the construction industry.  

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Valentina Petrone is on a mission. Passionate about reducing waste in the built environment, WSP Australia’s Future Ready Circular Economy Lead highlights the benefits of implementing circular economy principles in minimising the environmental footprint of the construction industry.  

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