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How technology is reshaping supply and demand for natural resources

– The ways we consume energy and produce commodities are changing. This transformation could benefit the global economy, but resource... producers will have to adapt to stay competitive.
Article

The new economics of energy storage

– Energy storage can make money right now. Finding the opportunities requires digging into real-world data.
Interview

Rolling along: Bicycles, mobility, and the future of cities

– In an interview, Jay Walder of Motivate discusses how new services and technology are changing how city residents are getting... around.
Article

Managing waste in emerging markets

– Growing economic prosperity is rapidly increasing waste volumes in emerging countries. We discuss how governments can react to... contain human and ecological health risks.
Interview - McKinsey Quarterly

Toward a circular economy in food

– The French food and water company Danone has a history of environmental awareness. In this interview with McKinsey partner Clarisse... Magnin, CEO Emmanuel Faber discusses his commitment to resource efficiency.
Article

Urban mobility at a tipping point

– As more of the world’s cities become congested and polluted, new business models and technologies are emerging to solve... the mobility challenge.
Article

Full speed ahead: How the driverless car could transform cities

– Self-driving cars are not just about a hands-free driving experience. Their emergence points to an urban transformation that will... change the way people navigate, access information, and interact with one another.
Article

How companies can adapt to climate change

– Taking effective action can turn risk into competitive advantage.
Commentary - McKinsey Quarterly

Peering into energy’s crystal ball

– McKinsey’s predictions were broadly on target in 2007. Here’s how things could turn out during the next eight years.
Article

Rethinking the water cycle

– How moving to a circular economy can preserve our most vital resource.
Article

Creating partnerships for sustainability

– Companies are increasingly expected to join with other organizations—both public and private—to address social and... environmental problems. Here are seven ways to make such alliances successful.

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