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Is Energy Independence a Cover for Coal?

Of all the actions and orders in Trump’s 80+ days in office, none may have more far-reaching or long-lasting impact than the proposed “Energy Independence” executive order. TriplePundit obtained an early draft of the order. Tom Schueneman reports.

Somalia’s Illegal Fishing Problem Is About More Than Piracy

The newswires were buzzing last week over the story that pirates hijacked a commercial ship off the shores of Somalia — but the focus on “pirates” overlooks factors such as overfishing, poverty, smuggling and even deforestation.

Co-Ops Bring Solar to Hundreds Of Rural Communities

A Barack Obama-era solar energy program is helping hundreds of rural communities access low-cost solar through electricity co-ops.

Investors Urge Trump Administration to Keep Hands off SEC Shareholder Resolution Process

The Donald Trump administration is considering a move that would severely limit shareholder rights and cut off communication between shareholders and corporate boards. In a letter to the National Economic Council, the CEOs and executive directors of several investment organizations urged the White House to keep current protections in place.

Timberland and Thread Partner to Drive Social Impact in Haiti

Timberland and Thread partnered to incorporate recycled plastic from Haiti into clothing and apparel. We spoke with both companies about the partnership and what it can teach startups and legacy brands about collaborating for social impact.

Report: Methane Leakage at Natural Gas Plants Much Higher Than Previously Thought

“Methane is a 34 times more potent greenhouse gas than is carbon dioxide,” said Paul Shepson, a professor of analytical and atmospheric chemistry at Purdue University. “It’s a better fuel all around as long as you don’t spill it. But it doesn’t take much methane leakage to ruin your whole day if you care about climate change.”

Communities Reach For New Tools in the Fight Against Climate Change

Despite the Donald Trump administration’s stated plans to roll back federal climate change policies, coastal cities from Texas to California are taking action to mitigate risk.

The Triple Bottom Line

At it's core, triple bottom line thinking ties the social and environmental impact of an organization’s activities to its economic performance.

Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is a longstanding concept in business management. The theory is that when employees are engaged in the company's activities, they'll work harder and stay longer, which will reduce costs. Here we explore some popular ways to keep employees engaged.

Sustainability Reporting

Here we explore the many ways companies are reporting on their sustainability, from traditional GRI-indexed sustainability reports to visually dynamic websites that update in real time.

From Farm to Factory: A 3 Part Series on Social Impacts in Apparel

In this 3-part series is underwritten by C&A Foundation, we explore how cotton, supply chain transparency and bonded labor shape the apparel supply chain and influence the clothes on our backs.

From the Podium

22
Mar

The ACLU & The San Francisco Foundation Speak About Community & Nonprofit Strategies Post Election

Time and time again the people of our country have had to stand and fight for communities, our values, and equality. During these…
22
Mar

Siren Joins CSR Agency A-List

Purpose-driven Strategy & Communication Agency Recognized at Annual PR News Awards Luncheon
21
Mar

Ecosa Institute Challenges Mainstream Education With Free Tuition

Ecosa now offers 28 prospective students free tuition to its Ecological Design Certificate Program (EDCP).

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19
Apr

New Economy & Social Innovation Global Forum – With 3p Discount!

NESI Forum 2017 is the unique Global Forum on New Economy and Social Innovation that brings together for the first time in history…
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22
May

Sustainable Brands 2017 Detroit – With Reader Discount Code

Sustainable Brands is a global community that believes that embedding environmental and social purpose into the core of a brand is the future…
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07
Jun

Conscious Company Global Leadership Forum

The Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum is open for registration now.
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27
Jun

Green Sports Alliance Summit 2017

The annual Green Sports Alliance Summit is the world’s largest and most influential gathering for the sports community to unite around sustainability.
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29
Mar

GRI Certified Training + CDP in San Francisco

Enroll in one of our hands-on trainings, for current and future sustainability professionals-it’s the quickest way to learn how to apply the latest…
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29
Mar

Timberland and Thread: #TimberlandXThread Twitter Chat 3/29

Join Timberland, Thread, and TriplePundit on March 29th at 9am PT / Noon ET at #TimberlandXThread to discuss the concepts of upcycling in…
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17
May

GRI Certified Training + CDP in New York

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