The William James Foundation Socially Responsible Business Plan Competition

The William James Foundation seeks to identify, support, and reward the best new ideas in sustainable business. We primarily do this through our Socially Responsible Business Plan Competition. If you’re launching a for-profit organization that has integrated social and/or environmental sustainability into how you do business, we encourage you to …

ASBC Fair Elections Campaign Launch

Fair Elections Campaign Launch Thursday, September 16, 2pm EST   The Supreme Court, with its “Citizens United” decision, opened the floodgates for unlimited corporate donations to political campaigns.  Unfortunately, opening the floodgates to corporate spending on elections will make it harder, not easier, for our type of business to get …

ESG Investment Strategies

ESG Strategies for the Sustainable Investor Integrating environmental, social and governance criteria into your investment strategy to achieve long term growth – meet an ESG Expert Speaker Panel worth 700Bn EUR AuM!

The Limits and Potential of Plant-Based Energy

The Limits and Potential of Plant-Based Energy www.earthpolicy.org/index.php?/book_bytes/2010/pb4ch05_ss5 By Lester R. Brown Earth Policy Release Book Byte September 15, 2010 As oil and natural gas reserves are being depleted, the world’s attention is increasingly turning to plant-based energy sources. These include food crops, forest industry byproducts, sugar industry byproducts, plantations …