Why do large asset managers vote against most climate-related shareholder proposals?

March 18, 2020 by  
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If the Big Three institutional investors vote “For” a climate proposal, odds are the company that received the proposal will take action to address the issues raised.

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Will COVID-19’s transport slow down stick?

March 18, 2020 by  
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It takes a global pandemic — and subsequent ordered and self-imposed quarantines — to really expose just how dependent societies are on mobility and transportation. 

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How Salesforce, Google, others use tech as a ‘force multiplier’ in sustainability innovation

November 20, 2019 by  
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There is no shortage of technology companies in Silicon Valley and beyond claiming to be “making the world a better place,” but too few are doing enough to address the world’s pressing environmental, social and governance (ESG) challenges. Yet, it’s encouraging to see a growing number of firms recognizing the business opportunity for developing and delivering tools that could help realize a more sustainable economy.

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Shell to support Europe’s first sustainable aviation fuel plant

November 20, 2019 by  
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The plant is set to produce fuel made from waste and residue streams, such as used cooking oil sourced from regional industries.

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Data science could help Californians battle future wildfires

November 20, 2019 by  
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Incident commanders and emergency managers can make more informed decisions in high-stress situations.

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Dow’s Mary Draves on partnering to end plastic waste.

July 3, 2019 by  
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Take a look inside an ambitious industry initiative to holistically address the global marine debris crisis. From Circularity 19.

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Target’s Julie Guggemos and 3M’s Gayle Schueller on designing for circularity

July 3, 2019 by  
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How do you get an entire company thinking about circular economy principles at the “drawing board” phase? 3M and Target are among the organizations that are actively prioritizing factors such as durability and reuse potential far earlier in the product development cycle.

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Business schools get engaged with the SDGs

November 16, 2015 by  
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Here’s why management education should address the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals.

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‘Regenerative capitalism’ and the new bottom line

May 28, 2015 by  
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Why one former JP Morgan executive is convinced that it will take a radical rethinking of entrenched economic frameworks to address the convergence of environmental, social and governance risks.

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Caterpillar, Honeywell bet against the grid in emerging economies

May 27, 2015 by  
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Microgrids powered by a combination of solar and battery storage — along with new breakthroughs in urban smart grids — offer an affordable way to bring electricity to those without.

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