Five reporting professionals from Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), ING, SBR program NL, WebFilings and Deloitte share their views on the eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) and what kind of benefits it offers for businesses, financial regulators as well as standard setters.
FSinsight editor Jeroen Derwall, Assistant Professor at the Tilburg Center for Sustainability and at Maastricht University, talks about the upward trend that more companies are reporting on their sustainability practices. However, the quality of the reporting differs. He calls integrated reporting "the next step."
At this year's Sustainable, Responsible Investing (SRI) Conference, Rinaldo S. Brutoco, president of the World Business Academy, spoke with Mindy S. Lubber, president of Ceres, about the state of the world economy, sustainable investing and the practice and politics of aligning business interests with human interests.
RAU has undertaken a number of projects for both the public and private sector, including the Dutch HQ for WWF and the revamp of a 1950s laboratory into a CO2 neutral, self-sufficient system.
Panel discussion at the 12th International ACTS Conference on engaging the executive in sustainability. - Leanne Denby: President, Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability - Paul Rowland: Executive Director, Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) - Prof Ned Pankhurst: Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research) & Provost, Gold Coast Campus, Griffith University - Dr Sara Bice: Senior Consultant, Australian Centre ...
In the six years since I launched Environmental Leader, I've been amazed and awed by the innovation I'm seeing in the products and services offered by companies in the space. From software that helps measure and manage power consumption to green packaging solutions to products that improve energy management to technologies that better carbon efficiency or reduce waste, companies continue to ...
Jeff Rice, Wal-Mart's director of sustainability, discusses key lessons he's learned that are leading to the success of Wal-Mart's sustainability program - how to measure what matters, integrate the metrics into the core business, and provide incentives.
EnergyManagerToday.com will cover corporate energy management issues including policy, procurement, conservation, consumption, building systems, auditing, reliability, on-site power, the grid and much more. Environmental Leader, the go-to resource for environmental managers, announces the launch of EnergyManagerToday.com, a comprehensive resource for corporate energy management professionals and business leaders who are responsible for managing energy usage and reliability within their companies. EnergyManagerToday.com ...
Promo sustainability video for the DoubleTree by Hilton Portland
FrogBox's Doug Burgoyne discusses sustainability and business.
Sustainability. Can it become a central part of corporate strategy? According to this INSEAD video, today, the answer is it had better be.
Why Companies Make Sustainable Design A Priority from The Daily Energy Report. Emma Stewart, Head of Sustainability Solutions at Autodesk, discusses the growing trend of companies who are integrating sustainability principles into their engineering, architecture, and design practices.
From the City West Water Trade Waste and Business Resource Efficiency Seminar 2012. In this video, Dan Atkins from The Shaper Group discusses the changing face of business sustainability. There needs to be a change in the mindset where many organizations view sustainability initiatives as costly compliance measures. The business case for sustainability should include opportunities ...
Mark Spalding, President of The Ocean Foundation, speaks at the Booz-Allen-Hamilton Sustainability Speaker Series Event on February 8, 2012.
How brands and non-profits can create meaningful progress and brand value through collaboration on environmental issues. In this LOHAS 2012 breakout session companies from the 1% for the Planet network explore how partnerships between businesses and causes of sustainability can create brand-value and important progress on ...
Panel Q & A at the at the Global Retail Food & Drink Summit at the British Business Embassy, 9 Aug. 2012. Panel comprises: Michael Buerk, Broadcaster Tim Cofer, President, Kraft Foods Europe John F Brock, Chairman and CEO, Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc. David North, Executive Director, Sustainable Consumption Institute, University of Manchester (on secondment from Tesco) Richard Gillies, Director of Plan ...
Jordan's tourism industry is booming but it's placing a huge strain on ground water levels, according to a video from Deutsche Welle. But a new grey water recycling pilot project at a hotel could offer a solution.
Philip Wilson's final winning presentation for Ecofiltro at Sustainable Brands Innovation Open. A way to provide clean water in a low tech, sustainable way.
IBM EMEA director for corporate affairs and corporate citizenship and chair of the CSR Europe Board of Directors, Celia Moore, discusses the role of CSR in building a smart, sustainable and inclusive society for the future.
Ted Turner of the UN Foundation speaks with Mark Goldberg of UN Wire about his experiences and passion for building a sustainable future at Rio + Social.