DuPont Issues 2012 Sustainability Report

  GLOBE-Net, November 29, 2012 – DuPont has released its 2012 Sustainability Progress Report, marking the company’s 20th year reporting on its progress against its sustainability goals. “We remain focused on sustainable growth using a holistic approach that...
Posted On 29 Nov 2012

Rethinking Consumption – Consumers Buying Less and Buying Better

GLOBE-Net, November 27, 2012 – A new study by BBMG, GlobeScan and SustainAbility finds that consumers are rethinking consumption with sustainability in mind. According to the Regeneration Consumer Study, two-thirds of consumers in six countries say that “as a society,...
Posted On 27 Nov 2012

Is natural Capital a Material Issue?

  GLOBE-Net, November 13, 2012 – A new collaborative report explores the preparedness of the accounting profession to respond to declining natural capital. The report aimed at Chief Financial Officers (CFOs), accountancy professionals and business leaders – as...
Posted On 13 Nov 2012

Newfoundland and Labrador Growing Opportunities through Climate Change Leadership

  GLOBE-Net, November 5, 2012 – As communities along the Atlantic seaboard pick up the pieces after Hurricane Sandy, many are asking questions about the underlying cause of this monster storm. While random weather events that happened to come together simultaneously...
Posted On 05 Nov 2012

Three Key Sectors Driving Growth of B.C.’s Green Economy and Jobs

  GLOBE-Net, October 11, 2012 – Companies in three key sectors of British Columbia’s green economy have been successfully creating thousands of ‘green’ jobs by developing and selling innovative solutions, sustainable products, and clean technologies...
Posted On 11 Oct 2012

GLOBE Advisors to speak on Newfoundland and Labrador’s emerging green economy

  GLOBE-Net, October 3, 2012 – Vancouver-based consulting firm GLOBE Advisors is travelling to Newfoundland and Labrador to meet with leaders from government, industry, and the NGO community to help identify realistic opportunities for green growth given the...
Posted On 03 Oct 2012

What is the Clean Economy? A GLOBE-Net Editorial

  GLOBE-Net, August 27, 2012 – The ‘clean economy’ has become something of a catch all phrase being used in a variety of contexts to describe the desired end state of a transition to a lower carbon future. Like the often overused phrase ‘green...
Posted On 27 Aug 2012

The GLOBE Series – Where to Now? A GLOBE-Net Editorial

  GLOBE-Net, March 21, 2012 – GLOBE 2012 has just wrapped up and a key message we are hearing from all sources is that this year’s GLOBE Conference was exceptional in terms of the quality of the dialogue and the excellence of the session speakers. And everyone...
Posted On 21 Mar 2012