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September 25, 2018 $100 Oil Is A Distinct PossibilitySource: oilprice.com
The outages from Iran are worse than most analysts expected, and bottlenecks in the U.S. shale patch could prevent non-OPEC supply from plugging the gap. To top it off, new regulations from the International Maritime Organization...
September 25, 2018 UK's Labour opposition says preparing to vote down PM May's Brexit dealSource: Reuters
LIVERPOOL, England - Britain’s main opposition Labour Party is set to vote down any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the European Union and is open to a second referendum with the option of staying in the bloc, its...
September 25, 2018 How SiriusXM’s Purchase of Pandora Could Change the Balance of Power in the Music IndustrySource: Slate
SiriusXM, the digital radio platform with more than 36 million subscribers, announced on Monday that it plans to buy Pandora, which, with its nearly 75 million active listeners, remains one of the largest streaming music...
September 25, 2018 The State of the Sustainability Profession, 2018Source: GreenBiz
That’s a significant change from 2011, when the Governance & Accountability Institute found just under 20 percent of S&P 500 companies were publishing such reports.
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Economic Growth, Protecting & Preserving Our Ecological Systems – Are These Conflicted, Or Complementary As We Strive For Greater Global Sustainability?
Monday, 17. September 2018
The continued drive toward greater societal sustainability is very encouraging. The public sector, multilateral organizations, companies, investors, NGOs, and other stakeholders are adopting new strategies and embracing new approaches and best practices. Picture the installation of the vast array of … Continue reading
Colleges and Universities and Global Sustainability – Many Higher Ed Institutions Are Addressing the 21st Century’s Great Societal Challenges in Many Ways in North America, Asia-Pacific and Europe
Monday, 10. September 2018
Business & Society
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon thinks that institutions of higher learning are “the leading torch bearers for global sustainability.” The world’s universities, adds the Study International organization team: “…Universities play a vital role in helping us understand climate change…” The … Continue reading
Sustainability / CR Reporting
G&A Institute is the Global Reporting Initiative's (GRI) sole data partner for the United States of America, The United Kingdom, and the Republic of Ireland for monitoring, analyzing and databasing reporting results. This section of AC announces Sustainability and CR Reports as they are issued in the USA, UK and Ireland. For even more detail on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility Reporting in the USA please click on the GRI graphic above for access to our reports database maintained in SustainabilityHQ™.
USA Corporate Reporting
Where Life-Changing Technology Meets Sustainability
September 6, 2018 Source: PR Newswire
HBC Releases 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
August 31, 2018 Source: Daily Times
Southwire Launches 2017 Sustainability Report
August 16, 2018 Source: Cision PR Wire
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Highlighted Materials from the profiles of SHQ
These Two Fashion Powerhouses Are Nearing A Merger: Reports
September 25, 2018 - - Source: Investor Business Daily
CDC: Life expectancy in US declines for second year in a row
September 25, 2018 - - Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
This hissing, bubbling Alaska lake is frightening scientists
September 25, 2018 - - Source: Anchorage Daily News
USDA says Target among new stores affected by nationwide deadly ground beef recall
September 25, 2018 - - Source: ABC13
Sears 'must act immediately' to extend life, Lampert's fund says
September 25, 2018 - - Source: USA Today
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