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Why climate change demands the reform of our financial system

by GLOBE Foundation  (May 22, 2015)

Harnessing the global financial system to deliver climate security, reduce the risks of high carbon assets, and scale up capital for the low carbon transition is possible, but will only happen with a comprehensive, system-wide approach to financing – including the $37 trillion of energy infrastructure – in the next two decades. ...

Bunker Roy, Acclaimed Founder of Barefoot College, to Address the 14th Asian Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility in Bangkok

by Japan Corporate News - JCN  (May 25, 2015)

Bunker Roy will share his story and aspirations in creating self-sustaining communities at the AFCSR 2015 in ...

EPA Selects CLIMB Community Development Corporation in Biloxi, Miss. for Job Training Grant

by US EPA - Environmental Protection Agency  (May 26, 2015)

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that CLIMB Community Development Corporation in Biloxi, Miss. is one of 19 communities in 17 states and territories selected for approximately $3.6 million in Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training (EWDJT) grants. Each grantee will receive up to $192,300 to operate ...

Responsible water stewardship in the mining sector

by GLOBE Foundation  (Feb. 24, 2015)

The International Council on Metals (ICMM) has published a comprehensive new approach to managing water around mining and metals operations, in guidance that details the priorities of all water users throughout the water catchment, as well as the water usage of the operation itself. The new Practical guide to catchment-based water management sets ...

Socially Responsible Supply Chains Create Triple Advantage: Increased Revenue, Reduced Cost and Greater Brand Value

by World Economic Forum  (Mar. 24, 2015)

A new report from the World Economic Forum identifies 31 proven practices to help companies achieve a “triple supply chain advantage” of increased revenue, a reduction in supply chain cost and added brand value. The practices also help companies shrink their carbon footprint and contribute to local development, including the health, ...

Abengoa strengthens corporate governance of its Board of Directors

by Abengoa  (Jan. 19, 2015)

Abengoa appoints current CEO as first vice-chairman and makes Antonio Fornieles second vice-chairman and the new lead director. The meeting of Abengoa’s board of directors held on January 19, 2015, appointed the current CEO, Manuel Sánchez Ortega, as first vice-chairman (replacing José B. Terceiro) and independent director ...

Brown-Forman Corporation Among 16 Organizations Across the U.S. Recognized for Climate Action

by US EPA - Environmental Protection Agency  (Feb. 24, 2015)

From an innovative partnership enabling colleges to sell carbon credits to fund clean energy projects on campuses to some of the country’s leading corporations setting and exceeding aggressive emission reduction goals, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Climate Leadership ...

Abengoa appoints Co-CFO responsible for Investor Relations & Capital Markets

by Abengoa  (Jan. 19, 2015)

Ignacio Garcia Alvear, current CFO of Abengoa Bioenergy is appointed as Co-CFO for Investor Relations & Capital Markets, effective February 1st, 2015. Barbara Zubiria, existing EVP, Investor Relations & Capital Markets, will be taking on a new professional opportunity outside of Abengoa. Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B/P SM /NASDAQ: ABGB), the ...

Alliance Data Systems Publishes First Corporate Responsibility Report

by thinkstep  (Aug. 24, 2014)

PE INTERNATIONAL customer Alliance Data Systems, a leading global provider of marketing, loyalty, and branded credit solutions, has launched its inaugural corporate responsibility report with our support. The report provides a comprehensive overview of the company’s corporate responsibility (CR) strategy, accomplishments, and future plans. ...

Applications for Alaska strategic technical assistance response team program are due Feb. 6

by US Department of Energy  (Jan. 14, 2015)

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy is currently accepting applications for the third round of the Alaska Strategic Technical Assistance Response Team (START) Program. A competitive technical assistance program that assists Alaska Native corporations and federally recognized Alaska Native governments with accelerating clean ...

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