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Exploring the Fourth Wave of Environmental Innovation
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November 14, 2019 
What 600 executives surveyed about sustainability said…

Executives are feeling the heat to lead on climate change, but too many continue to be trapped by short-term thinking. A new EDF survey of 600 executives finds that 92% think readily available tech can help improve both the bottom line and the environment, but only 59% are investing for this purpose. This 33% gap between belief and action represents a critical opportunity for executives to double down on sustainability commitments. There is a lot that can be done today. You’ll find examples and details in the full report, which surveys 600 executives — across the retail, manufacturing, energy, technology and financial sectors — at companies with $500 million to $5 billion in revenue.
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