Corporate 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

Sustainability and pallets: Making change for the long haul

Corrugated cardboard is far lighter than wood, plus it simultaneously saves money, reduces carbon footprints and advances zero-waste goals.

Sustainability

The 2017 GreenBiz 30 Under 30

This year's crop of young professionals from around the world are tackling the biggest sustainability challenges — inside companies, academe, media …

Sustainability

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 …

Business

Corporate Sustainabilty Unfolding

Tam Nguyen is the global head of sustainability for Bechtel corporation, an international engineering and construction company. He directs the overall formulation and implementation of Bechtel’s sustainability strategy and integration process across the enterprise and into major projects. He also …

Sustainability

There’s no avoiding it, business must lead on climate

A few weeks ago, I attended the Earth Day Network’s Climate Leadership Gala in Washington, DC. Each year the event brings together more than 300 …

Climate

Energy-Hungry Data Centers Could Become Efficient Models for Sustainability

The Equinix data center in San Jose, California, where companies like Google and Facebook rent space to store data, looks from the inside like a …

Sustainability

How B2B Partnerships Help Brands Drive Responsible Business

Some of the world’s biggest brands — Walmart, Unilever, Nike, Apple, Heineken and more — have committed to reducing corporate greenhouse gas emissions.<p>While setting targets and cleaning up internal operations are necessary steps in the right direction, true global sustainability isn’t something a …

Sustainability

US Business Schools Failing on Climate Change

Coca-Cola and Nestlé have recently closed facilities, and Starbucks is bracing for a global shortage of coffee -- all due to effects from climate …

Climate

Investor pressure grows on ExxonMobil over climate action

A growing number of investors are calling on ExxonMobil to report on the possible impact of climate policies on its business, as shareholders seek to …

Climate Change

Norway stocks higher at close of trade; Oslo OBX up 1.27%

Investing.com – Norway stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Consumer Durables And Apparel, Banking and Transport sectors led …

Stocks

Labor fossil fuel policy: Lobby group's push to leave coal in the ground

Labor is poised to shake up its position on fossil fuels, with a key internal lobby group pushing for Bill Shorten to "start a global conversation" …

Sea Level

Trump wants to expand oil drilling despite Congress not adding safety rules after Deepwater Horizon, Senator says

On the anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon BP oil spill, Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., attacked President Donald Trump for his stance on drilling and …

Government

Treasury Won't Give Exxon a Drilling Wavier for Russia

Exxon Mobil Corp. won’t be allowed to bypass U.S. sanctions against Russia to resume drilling for oil. Bloomberg's Margaret Talev and Nick Wadhams …

Russia

US Treasury rejects Exxon Mobil request to drill in Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has rejected a request from Exxon Mobil to waive U.S. sanctions against Russia to allow the company to …

Russia

Appalachian Power president says company is looking toward renewables

CHRIS DORST Gazette-Mail<p>Appalachian Power President Chris Beam speaks with Gazette-Mail editors and reporters last week.<p>When Chris Beam, the new …

Renewable Energy

Fight over Thompson Divide oil and gas leases heats up with Pitkin Co. lawsuit

PITKIN COUNTY, Colo. – A fight over oil and gas leases in the Thompson Divide area continues to heat up, as Pitkin County and an environmental …

Denver

JPT - With New Advance, Natural Gas Filtering Technology Moves Closer to Commercial Reality

You have access to this full article to experience the outstanding content available to SPE members and JPT subscribers.<p>To ensure continued access to …

Natural Gas

Cenovus CEO Defends Conoco Deal

Brian Ferguson, CEO of Cenovus Energy, joins Bloomberg TV Canada's Lily Jamali to discuss the rationale behind the $17.7 billion oil-sand assets …

Business

Husky Energy hiring construction manager for White Rose work in Argentia

West White Rose extension seen as next big project to fuel N.L. offshore industry<p>Husky Energy is advertising to hire a site construction manager who …

Construction

Growing Demand For Cleaner Electricity Will Spark The Next Natural Gas Boom

Climate change is forcing coal-fired electricity to end.<p>Natural gas-fired electricity is fast becoming the fuel of choice for power generation.<p>A …

Renewable Energy

White House's Cohn Wants to See ‘More and More’ LNG Terminals - Bloomberg

If Gary Cohn gets his way, the U.S. could be the biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas in the world.<p>The director of the White House’s National …

Gary Cohn

Kentucky coal museum goes solar (and miners made it happen)

By now, anyone who follows renewables has most likely heard of the Kentucky Coal Mining Museum going solar. Coming fresh on the heels of a story …

Sustainability

Cenovus plans to accelerate drilling on acquired ConocoPhillips gas properties

Calgary-based company will increase spending to $650 million in 2019 to drill about 120 wells in B.C., Alberta<p>Cenovus Energy plans to ramp up the …

US business schools failing on climate change

Coca-Cola and Nestlé have recently closed facilities, and Starbucks is bracing for a global shortage of coffee – all due to effects from climate …

Climate

Energy bankers branch out into cannabis as legalization approaches

Veteran energy-investment bankers are applying tried-and-true oil patch financing methods to a sector that’s not so down on its luck – weed.<p>Sonny Mottahed, chief executive officer of Calgary-based Black Spruce Merchant Capital, said he and his team are taking a three-pronged approach to their first …

Cannabis

The question is why did Chevron have to be so greedy?

The bitter question that multinational companies across Australia will be asking after Friday's historic Court of Appeal ruling on cross-border tax …

Taxes

Why the US Government Allows Companies to Drill for Natural Gas in National Forests

Spoiler: $$$.<p><i>In this Op-Ed, the executive director of the Ohio Environmental Council, Heather Taylor-Miesle, explores the origins of Earth Day and how public lands are still at risk.</i><p>Ohio played a pivotal role in the creation of Earth Day. In 1969, the Cuyahoga River near Cleveland caught fire. The …

Environment

‘Natural resources drive a country’s economy’ conclude the key speakers at Global Natural Resources Conclave

<i>‘Economic development cannot take a nation forward on its own. We need a society and economy which complement each other. ’- Narendra Modi</i><p>These …

Sustainability