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sustainability and business

Leadership on Sustainability Must Include Helping Shape Smart Policy

November 5, 2014 by EDF Energy Exchange

Sustainability Leadership and Policy

We’ve seen some bold action by companies in what we’ve dubbed the business-policy nexus, and it’s taking different forms. Some have been calling for state or federal action on environmental impacts, while others are taking far-reaching voluntary efforts that could help support policy advocacy in the future.[read more]

Sustainability and the Concept of a 'Circular Economy'

September 29, 2014 by Roman Kilisek
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Sustainability and Circularity

In an article for the World Economic Forum blog, Leo Schlesinger makes the argument for a regenerative ‘circular economy’. This concept would basically embed sustainability firmly within society and effectively restore much of the life-supporting biosphere for our generation and future generations as well.[read more]

Reclaiming 'Sustainable' for the Energy Industry's Long Term

May 5, 2014 by Peter Gardett

Reclaiming Sustainability

What we call things matters. When efficiency is the only stated goal, companies send the message they seek only to wring whatever profit they can from a market without consideration of how their behavior impacts the longer-term future of both the markets or, thereby, each company’s own survival.[read more]