Summer 2019

Summer 2019

Denmark's Amager Bakke Waste-to-Energy Plant: a Global Model of Sustainable Design & Efficiency

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Bettina Kamuk

Bettina Kamuk, Global Market Director for Ramboll,explains how the Copenhagen facility meets air quality and emissions standards while providing low-carbon energy and recreational activity to its surrounding community.

Implementing LA’s Green New Deal Without Economic & Worker Displacement 

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Susana Reyes

Los Angeles sustainability leaders discuss preventing displacement as cities rapidly enact policies and takes actions necessary to decarbonize in time to stave off the worst impacts of climate change.

World Trade Center-LA CEO Stephen Cheung on Value of Attracting Foreign Direct Investment

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Stephen Cheung

WTC-LA's Stephen Cheung urges increased attention to foreign partnerships and strategic market analysis to ensure Los Angeles remains an attractive and competitive player in the global marketplace.

California Lt. Governor Eleni Kounalakis & China Commercial Affairs Minister Hong Zhu on China-California Trade Relations

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Eleni Kounalakis

Lt. Gov. Kounalakis and Minister Hong Zhu emphasize the value of continued openness and cooperation between China and California as trade tensions with the US remain unresolved.

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