SustainAbility Update: Uncovering ratings best practices

A newsletter from SustainAbility Update – February 2011 Rate the Raters, Phase 3 Today SustainAbility releases phase three in our four-part research initiative Rate the Raters. Corporate sustainability ratings are going mainstream, but how they work in practice remains somewhat of a mystery. Our phase three research sheds light on …

Private sector impact on environment is key for green economy

Global Reporting Initiative Press Release Under STRICT embargo until: 13.30 EAT / 11.30 CET Tuesday 22 February 2011 Private sector impact on environment is key for green economy The transformation to a green economy will require fundamental changes in how business is conducted in both the private and public sectors, …

The International Green Energy Council Collaborates With Hannover Messe 2011

Hannover Messe Features: The E – Energy Center is a special display for providers of energy-sector hardware and software solutions. One of the big themes at the Center will be smart grids – fully integrated systems that intelligently manage electricity generation, distribution and storage as well as load balancing. Other …

Today’s Study: What People In New Energy Expect

NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines click here for main page: http://www.NewEnergyNews.net/ Today At Newenergynews, 2-22: * Today’s Study: What People In New Energy Expect * Quick News, 2-22: The Budget And New Energy; Canada Politics Blocks Great Lakes Wind; 1,000 Mw Of So Dakota Wind; Glass, Plastics, Metals & Big Sun Yesterday …

Engage the largest community focused on doing business better

News Distribution Engage the largest community focused on doing business better. Learn more >> Job Posting Find your key talent from the community focused on doing business – better. Learn more >> Editorial Highlights A Story of Kidnap and the Influence of Web 2.0 in China Exclusive Interview: Professor Jennifer …

Shareholder engagement: A promising SRI practice

Paris, 22 February 2011 ? Novethic is releasing a study on shareholder engagement practices. In this approach, investors take position on sustainable development issues (Environmental, Social and Governance: ESG) towards companies in order to require from them to improve their reporting or strategy on these areas. This study surveys shareholder …