Corporate Sustainability

Steelcase : Releases 2017 Corporate Sustainability Report | 4-Traders

GRAND RAPID,<p>Michigan,Dec. 11--Steelcase, an office furniture products manufacturer, issued the following news release:<p>Today,<p>Steelcase Inc.(NYSE: SCS) …

Sustainability

Global Advanced Metals (GAM) Recertified Conflict-Free – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

WALTHAM, Mass. and PERTH, Australia, Nov. 30 /CSRwire/ - Global Advanced Metals Pty Ltd (GAM), a leading producer of tantalum products, was recently …

CSR

Bengaluru to host Nasscom Foundation conference

Nasscom Foundation on Saturday announced that it will host one of India's largest IT-BPM industry specific corporate social responsibility (CSR) …

CSR

Corporate sustainability principles (English) | The World Bank

Details<p>Document Date 2017/11/01 02:28:01<br>• Document Type Brief<br>• Report Number 120972<br>• Volume No 1<br>• Total Volume(s) 1<br>• Country World;<br>• Region The World …

Sustainability

Beyond supply chains: tackling deforestation through collaboration

Supply Chains: vital to tackling deforestation…<p>Leadership within corporate sustainability continues to reach new heights as companies innovate to …

Sustainability

What can blockchain do for corporate sustainability?

The fruits of the Fourth Industrial Revolution continue to accelerate how businesses act within society; but nestled in alongside automation and the …

Sustainability

Zain sponsors First Kuwaiti Medical Innovations Conference

<b>In presence of health and social affairs ministers</b><p><i>Part of Zain’s Corporate Sustainability and Social Responsibility strategy</i><p>KUWAIT: Minister of …

Medical Technology

A Test for Corporate Sustainability Leadership

<i>By Thomas P. Lyon</i><p>Corporate sustainability is entering an important new phase, a crucible if you will, that will take us another step towards maturity as a research area. The most powerful nation in the world is in the midst of an almost unprecedented retreat from environmental progress, one that is …

Climate

Stay on Target! The State of Sustainable Business

Like it or not, the private sector has an enormous role to play in building the future we all want. It has the influence, scale, and innovation required to create a sustainable economy which will enable more people to live with dignity.<p>In an encouraging bit of news, a majority of corporate …

Sustainability

The Most Advanced Corporate Sustainability Strategies

A major opportunity exists for companies to position themselves as global sustainability leaders by focusing on system change. Companies taking the …

Sustainability

What artificial intelligence means for sustainability

It’s hard to open a newspaper these days without encountering an article on the arrival of artificial intelligence. Predictions about the potential …

Artificial Intelligence

On mobility, purpose, partnerships, SDGs and more

<i>The Report Report is a monthly wrap-up of recent research on sustainable business and clean technology, produced by Corporate Eco Forum, a</i> …

Sustainability

TCR – A Paradigm Shift in Corporate Sustainability

New paradigm business thinking reveals that it is not acceptable to consider the well-being of business apart from the well-being of society. It also …

Sustainability

Norway’s Energy Paradox

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>Re “Oil Producer. Climate Ally. Norway Is a Paradox” (news article, June 18):<p>There is no easy answer to this. The world needs more energy and less carbon: less coal, more efficient use of oil and gas and more renewables. Energy transformation will take time. Statoil, the biggest …

Opinion

The Keys To Successful Sustainability Efforts [Infographic]

Many companies want to make a difference on sustainability, yet only 2% of corporate sustainability transformations achieve or exceed their aims.<p>This infographic examines how leading companies follow four guidelines to deliver impressive sustainability results.<p><b>Read the full report:</b> Achieving …

Sustainability

TransAlta commits to coal phase-out years ahead of government deadline

TransAlta Corp. CEO Dawn Farrell says the company has committed to phase out its coal-fired power plants years ahead of Alberta government deadlines.<p>Speaking at the company's annual meeting Thursday, Farrell said the company will shut some coal units by 2018, while converting others to natural gas …

Renewable Energy

BP is considering selling its stakes in Canada’s oilsands, sources say, as foreign exodus continues

TORONTO/CALGARY — BP Plc is considering the sale of its stakes in three Canadian oil sands projects, people familiar with the matter told Reuters …

Oil

BP Arctic Oil Well Still Leaking, Too Unstable to Shut Down

BP and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency officials spent the holiday weekend trying to repair a leaking oil well on Alaska's North Slope. …

Climate Change

Peabody Energy: Just Too Darn Cheap?

<b>Peabody Energy</b> (BTU) emerged from bankruptcy earlier this month...and since then it's been all downhill for the company's shares. Is it time to start …

Stocks

Salesforce Slashes Emissions to Zero 33 Years Ahead of Schedule

U.S. cloud computing giant Salesforce announced two major sustainability milestones on Thursday.<p>The San Francisco-based company has achieved net-zero …

Oil

Underwater pipeline has been leaking gas into a beluga whale habitat for 3 months

An underwater natural gas pipeline has been leaking for three months into an endangered beluga whale habitat.<p>Alaska’s Cook Inlet has long been known …

Liberal View

Oil crash hasn't slowed industry research on oilsands innovation

The 2014 oil crash doesn't seem to have had much effect on research to shrink the environmental footprint of the oilsands, according to an industry …

Environment

‘Stretched’ Chevron’s possible exit to help pure-play oilsands companies consolidate: analysts

CALGARY – Chevron Corp. is rumoured to be the latest oil major shopping its oilsands properties, as analysts believe the U.S. producer doesn’t see …

Oil

Earth Day Art Contest Showcases ‘Awesomeness’ of Fossil Fuels

Earth Day may not seem an obvious time to celebrate fossil fuels.<p>The Independence Institute, a Denver-based free-market think tank that has ties to …

Fossil Fuels

Pembina Pipeline relocates planned liquefied propane gas project from Oregon to Prince Rupert

CALGARY – Pembina Pipeline Corp. plans to build a propane export terminal in Prince Rupert, B.C. where major liquefied natural gas export projects …

Canadian News

Oil company considers building affordable housing on LA drilling site

Neighborhood activists are unimpressed<p>An oil drilling site near Arlington Avenue and Washington Boulevard in Arlington Heights could be transformed into affordable housing, reports the <i>Los Angeles Times</i>.<p>Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson told the <i>Times</i> that the site’s new operator, …

Housing

4 Ways Renewable Energy Is the Fastest Path to a Booming Economy

By Ryan Schleeter<p>Still think the Keystone XL pipeline will create tens of thousands of permanent jobs? Think again.<p>Throughout his young presidency, …

Renewable Energy

ETF Flopper: Natural Gas, Deflated?

Natural gas spot futures fell more than 2% on Tuesday, its biggest loss in four weeks.<p>That made the <b>United States Natural Gas Fund</b> (UNG) the biggest …

Wall Street

Anglo American to sell SA coal mines to black controlled Seriti

| Anglo American South Africa, Eskom Holdings, Mark Cutifani, Mike Teke, Norman Mbazima, Seriti Resources Holdings, Seriti Resources Holdings …

Renewable Energy