10 May '12, 12pm

View from the boardroom: Why I'm feeling more hopeful than ever: At first glance, it may not be looking too good...

View from the boardroom: Why I'm feeling more hopeful than ever: At first glance, it may not be looking too good...

At first glance, it may not be looking too good for those of us who are trying to save the planet and put people to work. Pollution from cars, coal plants, and toxic industry is poisoning us more than ever before. Already, global warming is taking a toll on the world’s most vulnerable people -- the World Health Organization has linked tens of thousands of deaths to climate change. Across the globe, economies are faltering, and here in America, the unemployment rate is still painfully high. Meanwhile, groups like the Heritage Foundation are attacking the green economy with new vigor. And yet, I’m feeling more hopeful than ever. Why? Because I’ve been meeting with some of the smartest, most innovative business leaders in America. If anyone can find creative ways to meet the challenges we face, it’s these folks. Not every conversation that happens in our nation’s boardrooms i...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/05/08/hope-boardroom

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