Renilde Becqué

A search for compelling sustainability narratives, transformative business models and pathways towards a circular & regenerative economy —

Project Drawdown – The Book

In 2015 I acted as fellow for Project Drawdown – The Book, researching 3 of 100 solutions presented in the book, published in April 2017. New York Times bestseller. Advertisements

September 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Europe’s Carbon Loophole

In September 2017 during New York Climate Week, ClimateWorks Foundation launched a discussion draft, for which I acted as main author, on the topic of ‘imported’ carbon and policy solutions.

September 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Incentive Schemes for Promoting Green Shipping

In July 2017, NRDC published a report from my hand on incentives schemes to promote green shipping – focused in particular on the reduction of carbon and ambient air emissions. … Continue reading

July 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Political Economy of the Circular Economy

In December 2016 ClimateWorks Foundation published a co-written paper on “The Political Economy of the Circular Economy”. The executive summary of the paper is provided here below.

March 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Accelerating Building Efficiency: Actions for Urban Leaders

This week the World Resources Institute released Accelerating Building Efficiency: Eight Actions for Urban Leaders, a practical guide for which I acted as lead author and editor.

May 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mobility as a Service – charting the road for customized on-demand mobility

This article was published on Sustainable Brands in February 2016, exploring how MaaS holds the potential to disrupt and converge the transport sector.

March 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Setting the Goal Posts for Energy Use: How Energy Efficiency Targets Trigger Action

This article was published in November 2015 on The CityFix, an online blog by the WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities, which is a program of the World Resources Institute.

November 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Product as a Service – increasing energy & resource productivity

In mid 2015 I presented in New York on the Product as a Service business model – from a Circular Economy perspective- as a way to increase energy & resource productivity.

July 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Collaborative Performance

Co-drafted  this LinkedIn article on SMEs in the Circular Economy, published by Andy Hall (Life Cycle / Circular Economy Consultant) in February 2015.

February 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Backcasting: A Roadmap to Transformational Change

This article was published in January 2014 on 2Degrees and on Sustainable Brands.

January 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

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