Countdown, TED’s climate action initiative founded in partnership with Leaders’ Quest, launched three years ago with a focus on accelerating solutions to climate change. The goal: to build a better future by cutting greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030 in the race to a zero-carbon world — a world that’s safer, cleaner and fairer […]Continue reading
Stacy Kauk is working to generate global demand for carbon removal, enabling new companies to prove their impact and scale and spend millions per year to drive down future prices.
Why you should listenStacy Kauk is the head of sustainability at Shopify, where she brings a climate focus to the millions of businesses using Shopify's platform and their nearly 600 million customers. She leads Shopify's Sustainability Fund, which has committed more than 32 million dollars to date across 22 entrepreneurial, tech-driven companies in order to accelerate carbon removal solutions globally. She is also on the board of Frontier, an advance market commitment to accelerate innovation by buying an initial 925 million dollars of permanent carbon removal launched by Shopify, Stripe, Alphabet, Meta and McKinsey Sustainability.
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