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April 14, 2021 Fortuna releases 2020 Sustainability RepoSource: Investigating News
Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (NYSE: FSM) (TSX: FVI) is pleased to announce that it has published its 2020 Sustainability Report which is aligned with the Global Reporting Initiative Standards and the Sustainability Accounting...
April 12, 2021 WHAT ARE SINGAPORE’S ‘ROBO-PLANTS’ AND ARE THEY THE FUTURE OF SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE?Source: Euro News
NTU hopes the technology can be used in a more communications-focused way. The team wants to interpret signals emitted from various plants to detect things like distress from crop contamination.
Source: Trade Arabia
he National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) has released its first Annual Financial and Sustainability Report for the year 2020, embedding sustainability at the core of its business and considering fundamental reporting principles...
Source: The Guardian
According to the study, almost two-thirds of the more than 31,000 full-time employed or self-employed workers across 31 markets said that they were “craving” (yes, craving) more in-person time with their teams and 37% of the...
April 8, 2021 BP outlines 10 new sustainability aimsSource: NWI Times
BP said it will develop enough clean energy to benefit more than 36 million people, to help more than one million people develop sustainable livelihoods, and to "support a just energy transition that advances human rights."
March 30, 2021 Electrolux reports progress on new sustainability strategy and includes climate reduction incentive program for top managersSource: Yahoo
Electrolux published its 2020 Sustainability Report yesterday. The report highlights include a 70% reduction in emissions since 2015 and an innovative climate reduction element to its long-term incentive program for top managers.
Source: Global Cosmetics
The group’s sustainability mission, meanwhile, sets clear targets for 2030, including a 30 percent reduction in electricity intensity against a 2015 baseline, a 40 percent reduction in GHG emissions, and eliminating unnecessary...
March 23, 2021 New report reveals two thirds of firms see sustainability as key to corporate strategySource: Business Green
Firms across Northern Europe are embracing sustainability as a fundamental part of their long-term business strategy, a new report released today by design software giant Autodesk has revealed.
March 9, 2021 Philips meets its 'Healthy people, Sustainable planet' targets and forges ahead with integrated ESG frameworkSource: ZAWYA
United Arab Emirates – Royal Philips has announced that it successfully met all the targets set out in its ‘Healthy people, Sustainable planet’ program. Key achievements - 100% electricity from renewable sources, over 70% of...
A new report by Greenpeace, called "Shopping for Plastic: The 2021 Supermarket Plastics Ranking," explores efforts that major food retailers are making to reduce plastic usage in their stores and ranks them accordingly.
February 26, 2021 Electric Grid of the Future Should Prioritize Sustainability, Resiliency, Equity, Reliability, and Security, Says New ReportSource: National Academies
A new congressionally mandated report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine provides comprehensive recommendations for improving the U.S. electric power system so that it can adequately provide...
February 19, 2021 Taronis Fuels Releases Second MagneGas Sustainability StudySource: Globe News Wire
Taronis Fuels, Inc., a global producer of renewable and socially responsible fuel products, has released a new sustainability study conducted by engineers from Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability.
Source: Sci Tech Daily
Wind energy scientists at Cornell University have released a new global wind atlas – a digital compendium filled with documented extreme wind speeds for all parts of the world – to help engineers select the turbines in any given...
Source: The Guardian
People traveling on subway systems in major US cities are being exposed to unsafe amounts of air pollution, with commuters in New York and New Jersey subjected to the highest levels of pollution, research has found.
February 5, 2021 Renewables expected to replace coal by 2033, says Morgan StanleySource: The Hill
A new report from global wealth management company Morgan Stanley projects coal-fired power generation is likely to disappear from the U.S. power grid by 2033 and will largely be replaced by renewable energy resources.
February 3, 2021 American Cities Are Way Underreporting Their Carbon FootprintsSource: Wired
The study using Vulcan...found that, on average, officials are underreporting their greenhouse gas emissions by 18.3 percent. If you were to extrapolate that discrepancy to all the cities across the United States, the potentially...
February 2, 2021 John Deere Releases 2020 Sustainability ReportSource: PR NewsWire
Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) today released its 2020 Sustainability Report at www.JohnDeere.com/sustainability. Built around John Deere's higher purpose – "We run so life can leap forward" – the report features how the company...
More than six in ten (62%) consumers are more likely to buy sustainable products or services, with 40% of under 35 year-olds willing to pay a premium price for sustainable energy.
Five leading organisations in sustainability and integrated reporting have published proposals on enterprise value reporting, brought to life in a prototype climate-related financial disclosure standard. The development – from...
Source: Report Alert
Companies disclosing their impacts through the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting standards are to adhere to three new and updated standards, for reports they publish from this year onward.
December 16, 2020 The Global Sustainable Competitiveness Index 2020Source: Sol Ability
Scandinavia is still leading the way: Sweden is leading the Sustainable Competitiveness Index – closely followed by Iceland, Denmark & Finland, while Norway is ranked 9
December 11, 2020 5 Drivers Behind the Sustainable Investing ShiftSource: Visual Capitalist
Against all odds, sustainable investing in the U.S. smashed records in 2020. Estimated net flows reached $20.9 billion in the first six months alone—that’s nearly equal to the amount of new money invested in all of 2019.
Source: The Guardian
Australia’s hottest spring on record, which saw temperatures more than 2C above average, would have been “virtually impossible” without human-caused climate change, new analysis has found.
December 10, 2020 UK emissions must drop by 78% by 2035 states Carbon ReportSource: Energy Digital
he UK's path to net zero report from the Committee on Climate Change has recommended a 78 percent reduction in UK territorial emissions until 2035 - relative to 1990 - bringing forward the previous 80 percent target by nearly 15...
December 7, 2020 Impossible Foods Details Extraordinary Impact of COVID-19 and Publishes All-New Sustainability Data in Annual ReportSource: Business Wire
Titled “Turn Back the Clock,” Impossible Foods’ 2020 Impact Report opens with an intimate retrospective on how the top environmental startup concurrently coped with COVID, the climate crisis and the social justice movement. Amid...
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