The financial crisis saw a run on the banks, and the Scottish referendum could cause a ‘run’ on the UK Parliament. So should we be looking at referendums as the best way to ensure we really can get the ‘greenest government ever’?
Water stress is already becoming a challenge for many businesses in their operations and supply chains. Last week, World Water Week, the annual forum for sharing insights and case studies on water sustainability, was held in Stockholm. Here are my five takeaways for business.
it’s difficult for small renewable generators to ensure that they get the best price for their Power Purchase Agreement, with some missing out on the opportunity of getting a 60 per cent better price for their export power. But what can be done to change this?
CIM’s The Marketer Magazine is running a webinar entitled ‘B2B content marketing: how to set a strategy for an SME then run a simple, cost-effective programme’. It is free and highly relevant to any SME looking to use content marketing to grow its business.
Looking at corporate responsibility in terms of the risk posed by not doing anything can be extremely beneficial. But how? We look at how to turn risk tobenefit across five areas: stakeholders, consumer demands, company reputation, shareholder expectations and transparency.
The idea that people are naturally cynical investors, blocking out ethical concerns in the search for profit, is a myth. It is also a myth that investors want their financial institutions to act in the same cynical narrow way.
Gamification and humanisation look to be at the heart of future approaches to recycling, if winners of an online innovation platform competition aiming to improve the way people deal with domestic waste is anything to go by.
How do you find a good biomass heating plumber? The short answer is with enormous difficulty.
A recent ad campaign by renewable energy crowdfunding platform Abundance saw people clicking online at rates that beat the market average by a factor or 10 or more. So, does this mean that green and ethical investments are finally going mainstream?
Bushcraft is a great way to reconnect staff to nature, and biomimicry – the study of nature to inform technology – is increasingly shaping the way we do business.