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Implementing Genuine Sustainability

Natural Capitalism Solutions’ mission is to educate senior decision-makers in business, government and civil society about how to implement more regenerative practices profitably. In partnership with leading thinkers and organizations, Natural Capitalism Solutions creates innovative, practical tools and implementation strategies for companies, communities and countries.

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23 February, 2017| OECD Conference| Leading for WellBeing

L. Hunter Lovins "Leading for WellBeing" (View/Download Slideshow Here)

20 February 2017 | New York, NY | REI Bard Talk

L. Hunter Lovins: "A Finer Future" (View/Download Slideshow Here)

Integrated Bottom Line

Today’s business leaders are running partially blind. The way in which they keep accounts is failing to deliver the complete information that they need to track assets and liabilities properly. As more companies use the [...]

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Regenerative Agriculture: Balbo Jr, Lovins and Potočnik – CE100 Annual Summit 2016

Revitalizing Agriculture Approach pioneer Leontino Balbo Jr, author and expert on Natural Capitalism Hunter Lovins and former European Commissioner for Environment Janez Potočnik discuss a new approach to agriculture. Find out more about the Ellen [...]

The Future of Oil & Gas – With Hunter Lovins and Dave Peterson

"A Public Affairs" on KGNU on Thursday, August 5, 2016. Hunter Lovins of Natural Capitalism Solutions and Dave Peterson, who has served on the Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission, discuss the future of oil and [...]

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NCS helps companies, communities and countries implement the principles presented in the acclaimed book Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution, co-authored by NCS’s leader, Hunter Lovins. These principles underpin a whole-system sustainability framework. Since the book’s publication in 1999, Hunter and her colleagues have used these principles to enable citizens to implement profitable sustainability. Their Integrated Bottom Line approach cuts costs, reduces risk, attracts and retains the best talent, engages workers, differentiates brands, drives profitability, and generates market leadership.

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This slows resource depletion, lessens pollution, and increases employment in meaningful jobs. It lowers costs for business and society, halts the degradation of the biosphere, makes it more profitable to employ people, and preserves vital living systems and social cohesion.
This approach enables a wide array of products to be produced using sunlight with processes that emulate nature’s genius. It emphasizes Walter Stahel’s concept of the circular economy and cradle to cradle manufacturing, in which waste is eliminated, materials are reused,  and products are remanufactured.
Such approaches implement ecological economics to create sustainable prosperity. It improves human well-being and social equity, while significantly reducing environmental risk an ecological scarcities. It supports shared well-being on a healthy planet, delivering greater wealth, intact communities and abundant ecosystem services and natural resources.

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Business as usual does not support economic equity, the environment, or our well-being.

This May, join us to craft a finer future: The 1st Annual Regenerative Future Summit will bring together CEOs, bankers, authors, economists and participants alike to create an economic model that supports us all.

Earlybird ticket sale ends 3/31, get yours now!

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It is a shame that natural capitol is considered to be 'free' by many businesses and developers.

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Join the conversation about one of the greatest human rights/energy development conflicts in modern American history.

See you at the Alliance For Sustainable Colorado next Tuesday, March 28th at 5:30!
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" CLIF Bar ... is a company that works to sustain the planet, community, people, brands, and business." ~Matthew Dillon

We are pleased to announce Matthew Dillon, Director of Agriculture Policy & Programs of CLIF Bar, will join the 1st Annual Regenerative Future Summit this May!

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Washington calls climate change research a 'waste of money,' but business-as-usual is projected to cost the world trillions of dollars in the next 25 years.

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In Boulder County, Zero Waste practices reduce our landfill flow and elongate product life cycle.

How does the rest of the world see their trash?
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