How Businesses Can Overcome Barriers to Achieving Climate Goals

June 15, 2020 by  
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How Businesses Can Overcome Barriers to Achieving Climate Goals Join us and discover the findings of research conducted by NRG Energy and GreenBiz Group, examining key plans and actions businesses are taking to address climate change. The research represents responses from hundreds of business executives and thought leaders, revealing that many are taking the right steps to reach their goals. A range of factors, however, threatens to disrupt progress including a lack of attention to risk, developing consistent resilience and financial disclosures such as those recommended by the TCFD, and a general need for greater expertise. In this one-hour webcast, GreenBiz Vice President and Senior Analyst John Davies will lead a wide-ranging discussion, showing you how: Risk management and sustainability efforts converge as climate change disrupts businesses and challenges green goals New reporting standards gain traction with demands for greater transparency Existing standards like those of the TCFD have been addressed by companies like yours Scenario analysis becomes the preferred approach to set science-based targets  Collaborations with energy service companies help achieve emissions reductions Moderator: John Davies, Vice President & Senior Analyst, GreenBiz Group Speakers: Greg Kandankulam, Senior Manager, Sustainability, NRG Energy Edwin Anderson, Partner, Oliver Wyman Emily Bosland, Manager, CSR Strategy & Reporting, Verizon If you can’t tune in live, please register and we will email you a link to access the archived webcast footage and resources, available to you on-demand after the webcast. taylor flores Mon, 06/15/2020 – 16:09 John Davies VP, Senior Analyst GreenBiz @greenbizjd Greg Kandankulam Senior Manager, Sustainability NRG @gregkandankulam Edwin Anderson Partner Oliver Wyman Emily Bosland Manager, CSR Strategy & Reporting Verizon gbz_webcast_date Tue, 07/14/2020 – 10:00 – Tue, 07/14/2020 – 11:00

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State of the Profession: The Latest Trends in Sustainability Executive Salary, Hiring, and Priorities

December 28, 2012 by  
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On January 8, the launch of the 2013 report, hear from GreenBiz Vice President and Senior Analyst John Davies, the report’s principal author, and a panel of corporate sustainability executives, about how the profession is doing, where it’s headed, and the challenges and opportunities it faces.

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A Garden Table That Doubles as a Rain Barrel

August 29, 2010 by  
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photo: Design by Davies More and more people are harvesting rainwater in their gardens and a new eco-inspired garden table by Simon Davies can help stylish gardeners do just that. Rain water that lands on the outdoor table flows directly into a tank located below the table top.

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Take A Blue Vacation On The San Juan Islands

August 29, 2010 by  
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photo via wonderofcreation.org With Labor Day around the corner, people are trying to get their last licks of summer in before the days get shorter and the temperatures get cooler. One suggestion where you can travel close to a big city, but still feel worlds away are the San Juan Islands in Washington.

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