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It’s no secret that sustainable fashion is getting more attention on the runway. According to a new report from fashion search engine Tagwalk, fully sustainable and upcycled looks were featured about 100 percent more often in F/W...
April 17, 2020 NextGen Aircraft Design is Key to Aviation SustainabilitySource: NASA
For NASA’s aeronautical innovators, when it comes to designing the next generation of passenger-carrying airplanes, you can think of it as being about four E’s: Environment, efficiency, electrification, and economy.
April 8, 2020 OPEC Can’t Kill U.S. ShaleSource: Oilprice.com
OPEC’s strategy in the past has been to alter its oil production in order to bring about market stability. However, the rise of U.S. shale oil forced the cartel to alter its strategy in favor of market share even at the cost of...
March 19, 2020 Navigating the sustainability ecosystemSource: Recycling Today
Last week, Sustainability in Packaging, an event that took place March 11-13 in Chicago, provided insights from brand owners, retailers, packaging manufacturers, government regulators and nongovernmental organizations on trends...
February 27, 2020 Maersk Secures Sustainability-Linked $5 Billion Credit FacilitySource: G Captain
Shipping giant A.P. Moller – Maersk says it has secured a $5 billion revolving credit facility that will be tied to its environmental performance.
January 14, 2020 Global debt hits new record of $253 trillion and is set to grow even more this yearSource: CNBC
The world’s debt when compared against its total output hit another all-time high of over 322% in the third quarter of 2019 and it is set to keep growing, the Institute of International Finance (IIF) said in a new research report.
December 13, 2019 G&A Institute Releases Analysis of The Business Roundtable Companies’ ESG Reporting PracticesSource: Governance & Accountability Institute
Governance & Accountability Institute’s research team examined the ESG / sustainability reporting practices of the BRT signatory corporations to examine trends and create a baseline for tracking progress and actions going...
October 29, 2019 Boris Johnson loses vote to hold UK election on December 12, says government will try again TuesdaySource: CNBC
Under the rules, two-thirds of Parliament (434 MPs) were needed to approve the motion for it to pass, but got only 299 as opposition lawmakers declined the opportunity to take on Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the ballot box.
May 16, 2019 FLASH REPORT: 86% of S&P 500 Index® Companies Publish Sustainability / Responsibility Reports in 2018Source: Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Highlights from Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc. Research: “Sustainability reporting” rose dramatically from 2011, when roughly 20% of companies published reports, to 72% just three years later in 2013. From 2013 to...
June 28, 2018 US crude surges 3.2% on supply concerns, settling at $72.76, best closing price since Nov 2014Source: CNBC
Oil prices rose to their highest level since November 2014 on Wednesday after a bigger-than-expected drop in U.S. crude stockpiles added to a rally fueled by a major Canadian supply outage, concerns about Libya's exports and...
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