CSI in the News


October 2021

"...as the threat of climate change and importance of sustainability become more and more evident, they are now beginning to share a common vision and are developing symbiotic relationships. CSI's goal is to be a bridge that facilitates dialogue between the two sides."  Read More >

GeekWire Article about Amazon's Sustainability Efforts Discusses Amazon's Echo Dots for Kids

May 11, 2021

“That’s the power of a Walmart, that’s the power of an Amazon,” Dave Chen said. “They can influence so much of the supply chain, that if they put their mind to it and put in the right incentives, they can quickly influence change.”  Read More >

Lisa Stiffler

Lisa Stiffler


Op-Ed on Clean Materials: An Economic Engine for the Pacific Northwest and Beyond.

June 30, 2021

As early pioneers in clean energy, we know first-hand how smart policies unlock large-scale investment that builds new economic engines. CSI has issued a blueprint to guide the sector’s development along with a discussion series organized in partnership with the CleanTech Alliance.  Read More >

Christine Ervin

Christine Ervin


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June 18, 2019

Rhys Roth, from the Center for Sustainable Infrastructure in Olympia, Washington, facilitated a discussion of financing opportunities for the city’s proposed wastewater treatment plant and hydroponic greenhouses, the John Day River riparian corridor and outdoor recreation, as well as streets, business development and academic opportunities.”  Read More >



Fortune Article about Amazon's Sustainability Efforts Discusses Amazon Vehicles Transitioning to EV.

June 23, 2021

“If our goal is to reduce the impact on the planet, we have to focus on product manufacturing and the supply chain upstream, which is a greater part of the carbon footprint than disposal,” said Rhys Roth. “And if Amazon can be a leader among the Climate Pledge signers, that is a really important step forward.”  Read More >

Marcus Baram

Marcus Baram