Major climate threats to global supply chains identified

  GLOBE-Net, January 25, 2013 – Seventy percent of companies believe that climate change has the potential to affect their revenue significantly, a risk which is intensified by a chasm between the sustainable business practices of multinational corporations and their...
Posted On 25 Jan 2013

What Your Sustainable Brand Can Learn From The Lord Of The Rings

GLOBE-Net, January 25, 2013 – “One ring to rule them all, one ring to find them, one ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.”  JRR Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings Sustainability isn’t simple. And when it comes to uniting a group of people...
Posted On 25 Jan 2013

A New Way Forward for Canadian Global Assistance

  GLOBE-Net, December 14, 2012 – Nine billion people. This will be the population of our planet by 2050, according to the United Nations, and it seems like a pretty fair bet given that we just welcomed the seven billionth person last fall. CropLife Canada and the Grain...
Posted On 14 Dec 2012

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

Quebec Company Wins Clean BioEnergy Technology Award

  GLOBE-Net, November 15, 2012 – Montreal-based bioenergy company Biothermica has won a global clean technology award for bio-energy and ranks among the world’s Top Ten Clean Technology companies chosen by the Global Cleantech Cluster Association (GCCA). The GCCA...
Posted On 15 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

Branding Sustainability: A Whole New Ball Game

  GLOBE-Net, October 18, 2012 – I cut my advertising teeth in a world where massive campaigns were created to trumpet innovations that were usually incremental, or insignificant. While it was terrific fun for me as a creative director, I believe in hindsight our...
Posted On 18 Oct 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