‘Reports You Need’
Do you suspect that the idea of perpetual economic growth on a finite planet is folly? Are you searching for ways to solve our profound social and environmental problems? Do you want to know how we can construct an economy that (1) meets our needs without undermining the life-support systems of the planet and (2) achieves sustainable and [...]
Business and enterprise have a huge role to play in how we manage, safeguard and invest in our natural capital. This report is aimed squarely at this sector and will provide practical guidance on the issues and the opportunities created by the inclusion in mainstream business practices of ecosystem- and biodiversity-related considerations. This [...]
Review by Hazel Henderson. This compilation of papers by Britain's best and brightest addresses the structural weaknesses and questions the social utility of the global financial system. These deeper issues are not addressed by the new US 843-page Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act signed by President Obama. The Future of [...]
July 14th, 2010 RI News Alert: › Rio Tinto, Unilever frustrated with mainstream investors on ESG › TEEB report: corporations out of step with consumers on biodiversity loss Click here to read the newsletter.
Not so long ago we dared to imagine a shift to the leisure society – a world where robots lifted the burden of work, and prosperity allowed more time for stimulating activities and fun. Download the report (PDF).
April 30, 2010 CLEAN EDGE ALERT Events and Announcements for the Clean-Tech Community CORRECTED:Clean Energy Trends 2010 - APRIL UPDATERevised Solar PV Market Sizing Captures Germany 's Recent Announcement of Staggering December Growth Download Now Clean Edge, Inc. announced updated solar photovoltaic (PV) market sizing numbers for its [...]
This report presents data on 2009 clean energy ?nance and investment in G-20 nations. The primary focus of this report is on investment because it propels the innovation, commercialization, manufacturing and installation of clean energy technologies. Public and private investments in R&D (totaling some $25 billion in 2009) are not included in [...]
The presence of 160 delegates at Responsible Investor’s first Sustainable Emerging Markets conference was testimony to high interest amid a backdrop of increasing allocations and recognition amongst investors that sustainability factors are important investment issues in emerging markets. Richard Wilson Download the report (PDF).
Three surveys in 2009: • Annual survey, March–April 2009: 1,691 qualified experts • Pulse survey on climate change, July–August 2009: 1,385 qualified experts • Pulse survey on water, November–December 2009: 1,240 qualified experts Download the Report (PDF).
Click for background research (PDF) Washington, DC – December 4, 2009 – Ethical Markets Media (USA and Brazil) and The Climate Prosperity Alliance today launched their Green Transition Scoreboard™ which tracks private investment in companies growing the green economy globally. This new, never before reported number, showing [...]