How CMS Enterprises plans for the planet, profit and people, with president Rich Mukhtar

November 6, 2018 by  
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It might not be easy for an energy company to commit to the “Triple Bottom Line” paradigm, but CMS Enterprises, the non-regulated, non-utility arm of CMS Energy, is committed to science-based targets for environmental goals. Cutting carbon emissions, especially coal projects, investing in battery storage for portfolios are all strategies that the company is employing.”It’s about doing what’s right but also being responsible to our shareholders and our customers,” he said. “We cannot ignore climate change … as an energy company, we have a responsibility to address it.”

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Calling all corporate leaders at Davos: Embrace a low-carbon economy

January 18, 2017 by  
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It is up to directors of corporations to convey the threats of climate change to their shareholders, and to the world.

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B Corps and Fixing the Broken System of Shareholder Capitalism

May 4, 2011 by  
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A growing segment of the business world  believes a new kind of corporate legal structure is needed to require companies to operate for the  good of society, not just for their shareholders.

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Nissan Wins $1B Contest to Give NYC Yellow Cabs a Green Makeover

May 4, 2011 by  
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The company’s NV200 minivan will replace 13,000 taxis starting in 2013, with a potential to shift to an all-electric fleet starting in 2017.

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3 Ways to Strengthen the Board’s Role in Sustainability Efforts

May 3, 2011 by  
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In this second installment of a two-part series, Aron Cramer looks at the how sustainability and corporate boards will interact in the future.

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The Catch-22 of CSR & Economic Recovery

August 26, 2010 by  
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This is a guest opinion post by John Friedman. True economic recovery in the United States is caught in a Catch-22. The economy is stuck in ‘neutral’ while employers hold off on job creation until consumers start spending again, while consumers (particularly those who are out of work or fear for their jobs) are not comfortable enough to start spending until unemployment goes down

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BP Shareholders Vote No on Oil Sands Transparency

April 16, 2010 by  
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BP shareholders rejected a resolution to report on the financial, environmental and social risks related to the company’s involvement in Canadian oil sands drilling.

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Are Large, For-Profit Corporations Intrinsically Less Ethical?

October 31, 2009 by  
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In the comment streams on my blog posts there is a recurrent theme from one segment of the respondents – they have a deep distrust in the large companies that are involved in modern agricultural technology.

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