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Research and insights from Darden experts featured in news media.

"No, the Electric Vehicle Industry is not Crashing. It Just Needs Recharging", CNN Business, 1 May 2024.

"Electric Vehicles Hit some Recent Potholes. Here's a Roadmap to the Way Ahead", Darden Report, 12 March 2024.

"Babylon Micro-Farms Named in TIME's list of Top GreenTech Companies for 2024", Darden Report, 7 March 2024.

"Progress on Textiles and Apparel Sustainability Standards: Multi-stakeholder Group Appointed to Develop new GRI Sector Standard", GRI, 21 February 2024 (Vidya Mani).

"ESG Investment: Europe is Ahead of the USA", L'assurance en Mouvement, 14 February 2024.

"UVA Darden Ranked No. 1 Public B-School in the World in 2024 Financial Times", Darden Report, 12 February 2024 (ranked #2 globally for carbon footprint).

"Words vs. Actions: Why Innovation Must be Central to COP28 Discussions", Forbes India, 5 December 2023.

"UVA Darden Alumnus Manoj Sinha Named in TIME's Top 100 Climate Leaders", Darden Report, 1 December 2023.

"The Best MBA Programs for Sustainability", VantagePointMBA, 24 August 2023.

"What does a B-School Need to do to Earn a No. 1 Ranking for Carbon Footprint? Be Like Virginia Darden", Poets & Quants, 7 July 2023

"The hunt for technologies to disrupt carbon", Financial Times, 5 July 2023

"UVA Darden Hosts Annual Conference on Corporate Sustainability", UVA Darden Report, 5 June 2023

"PGE Announces Major Clean Energy Storage Project in Portland", AP News, 28 April 2023

"Sustainability Trends on the Business School Campus", MBA Chic, 23 April 2023

"UVA Engineering–Darden Team’s Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Plan Advances to the National Round of a US Energy Department Competition", UVA Darden Report, 15 March 2023

"Industry, Policy Leaders Convene to Create Decarbonization Playbook at the Jefferson Innovation Summit," UVA Darden Report, 2 December 2022

"Dubious Green Funds are Rampant in America," The Economist (United Kingdom), 1 December 2022

"Energy Seminar: The Decarbonization Imperative," Michael Lenox, Darden School of Business; Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability (United States), 7 November 2022

"Divesting Is ‘Counterproductive,’ New Research Says," Institutional Investor (United States), 26 September 2022