Cadmus Journal Issue 3

kristy Reports You Need

Issue 3 strengthens the collaboration between the World Academy and the Club of Rome on areas of common concern with numerous contributions from members of both organizations. The principal aim of CADMUS is to generate new ideas and new proposals for addressing the world’s most pressing challenges and promising opportunities. …

Un Chief Urges Change In Resource Consumption Patterns

kristy SRI/ESG News, Beyond GDP

UN CHIEF URGES CHANGE IN RESOURCE CONSUMPTION PATTERNS FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT New York, May 13 2011 7:05PM Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today stressed the need for fundamental changes in humanity’s resource consumption patterns and values, saying the planet’s natural environment is under unprecedented pressure with far-reaching social and economic consequences. “Our …

Greentech VC in March Comes in Like a Lion

kristy Greentech

Greentech VC in March Comes in Like a Lion And caps an absolutely ferocious first quarter in green VC investments. How Real Can U.S. Offshore Wind Get? The Google-backed Atlantic Wind Connection is making it very real by moving ahead on transmission for offshore wind’s first 7,000 megawatts. Who is …

Private sector impact on environment is key for green economy

kristy Green Prosperity, SRI/ESG News

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, …