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January 17, 2020

The shift by the nation’s leading money manager is sure to be closely watched by its rivals and the rest of corporate America.

By Steven Mufson and Rachel Siegel 

Link to original article.

BlackRock, the world’s largest money manager, will make sustainability and cli...

October 24, 2019

Article originally posted by Forbes in collaboration with Environmental Defense Fund

https://www.forbes.com/sites/edfenergyexchange/2019/10/22/how-tech-deployment-can-turn-climate-commitments-into-actionand-profits/#3feca6b37fa1

Fueled by a surge in employee, customer an...

September 28, 2019

While the United Nations General Assembly coverage this week has been dominated by news surrounding President Donald Trump and 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, there was also a major recommitment to the 2015 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by h...

September 3, 2019

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today unanimously adopted the OurCounty Sustainability Plan, the boldest, most comprehensive regional approach to sustainability ever issued by a county in the United States.

The plan, drafted over the course of two years with...

March 20, 2019

Anyone with a passing interest in the news can see that political polarization defines U.S. politics. Recently, I have been wondering how that polarization affects the sustainability function, which focuses on some hot-button issues such as climate change, gender equal...

December 4, 2018

At the UN Climate Change Conference COP24 in Katowice (2–14 December) the international home furnishing business IKEA is showcasing ways to enable and inspire people to live within the limits of the planet, and how to take climate action for a greener and a cleaner wor...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) honored 12 shippers and two logistics firms as industry leaders in supply chain environmental and energy efficiency with its annual SmartWay® Excellence Awards at the 2018 Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals C...

September 11, 2018

What a difference the birth of a granddaughter can make.

For Lee Scott, who ran Walmart from 2000 to 2009, the arrival of his granddaughter not only convinced him the threat of global warming was real but set him on a course that altered the very DNA of the world’s larg...