Clinging to a climate of optimism

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It has been a tough few days for those businesses committed to building a sustainable future, but succumbing to environmental defeatism is not an option

It never rains, but it pours. It really has been a pretty depressing few days for anyone who cares about the fight against the existential threat that is climate change. As a self-avowed New Environmentalist...

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