CN recognized as a transportation industry sustainability leader in being named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for second year in a row

MONTREAL, Sept. 12, 2013 — CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today its sustainability practices have earned it a place as the leader in the Transportation and Transportation Infrastructure Industry sector of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI). This is also the second...
Posted On 12 Sep 2013
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Climate bonds advance renewable energy finance

"Green" or "Climate" bonds are a new way of raising financing for clean energy development and deployment.
Posted On 22 Aug 2013
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How Resilient is Your City?

Cities are growing rapidly, and they are largely unprepared to withstand and bounce back from natural and man-made shocks and stresses.
Posted On 13 Aug 2013

US Spending On Sustainability on Low Growth Trajectory

 Spending in the US market on energy, environment and sustainability initiatives by large corporations will grow at just 5% per annum until 2017, according to a new study from Verdantix. GLOBE-Net, June 12, 2013 – Spending in the US market on energy, environment and...
Posted On 12 Jun 2013

Putting Green Growth at the Heart of Development – New OECD Report

 With 7 billion people in the world today and more than 9 billion anticipated by 2050, we must invest in development that will meet the growing demands for food, water and energy.  GLOBE-Net, June 11, 2013 – With 7 billion people in the world today and more than 9 billion...
Posted On 11 Jun 2013

Europe can save EUR 45 billion in its pursuit of renewables

Building renewable energy installations in the wrong places is costing EUR 45 billions
Posted On 15 May 2013

The Here and Now of Sustainability – A GLOBE-Net Editorial

We live in an interconnected world and sustainability is the most powerful unifying force in that reality.
Posted On 06 May 2013

New Guide for Developing Municipal Sustainability Plans Published

  GLOBE-Net, April 24, 2013 – Golder Associates Ltd. and the Union of Nova Scotia Municipalities’ (UNSM’s) Municipal Sustainability Office are launching a new guidebook – From Great Ideas to Great Communities – to help municipalities implement...
Posted On 24 Apr 2013