Boston mayor declares heat emergency at 86 degrees, blames climate change
Mayor of Boston Michelle Wu declared a heat emergency for September 7-8, 2023, and blamed climate change for what she described as “extreme heat.” “High temperatures will reach into the 90s, with the heat index expected to reach the high-90s,” the mayor said in a press release. “The impacts of climate change are more palpable […]
The 8 Responsibilities of Chief Sustainability Officers
The word “sustainability” has never been more popular in the corporate world. The number of companies appointing a chief sustainability officer (CSO) is rising rapidly: In 2021 more CSOs were hired than in the previous five years combined. But despite good intentions — and widespread acceptance of the importance of sustainability — there is still […]