Archive for July, 2007
Off the Charts The U.S. EPA ENERGY STAR® Program’s E-Newsletter Covering Energy Management for the Financial Markets
July 24, 2007. As the world’s demand for water has tripled over the last half-century and as the demand for hydroelectric power has grown even faster, dams and diversions of river water have drained many rivers dry. As water tables fall, the springs that feed rivers go dry, reducing river flows.
(PDF) July 2007 Issue . (Archives)
Geneva-based Covalence is publishing today its quarterly ethical reputation ranking, giving the best ranked companies as well as those companies which have made the most progress in the second quarter of 2007. Download the PDF .
The recently published joint KPMG and GRI research report on climate change, with its main goal of identifying how top companies report on the business risks and opportunities of climate change, was made available to the public on 17 July 2007. Read more...
July 16, 2007. Competitiveness impact of EU emissions trading scheme. Concerns about the loss of industrial competitiveness remain one of the major barriers to setting more robust carbon dioxide mitigation obligations on industrial sectors in the EU, observes a March 2007 report from the Climate Strategies group.
UNITED NATIONS, July 16 -- As the UN Pension Board meeting ended on July 13 without acting on CEO Bernard Cocheme's recommendation to be given more power, Cocheme stopped in the UN basement hallways and spoke with Inner City Press for an hour. Cocheme began with two questions. "Why do you write so negatively about me? Why do you call one of my [...]
EXPANSION CAPITAL PARTNERS LEADS $5.4 MILLION FINANCING OF WORLD ENERGY LABS Clean Technology Venture Capital Fund Increases Investment in Battery and Electrochemical Diagnostic Software and Instrumentation Leader San Francisco – July 16, 2007 – Expansion Capital Partners, LLC, a leading Clean Technology venture capital firm, today [...]
July 13, 2007 Florida Governor Crist Signs ‘Green’ Executive Order. State of Florida press release.
CSR Asia Weekly - Vol.3 Week 28 issue. Corporate social responsibility (CSR) differs from place to place, industry to industry and over time. It is increasingly accepted that in order to define precisely what social responsibility means to a company, it needs to engage with its stakeholders and take into account their needs and aspirations when [...]