- GE COMMERCIAL FINANCE BRINGS ECOMAGINATION TO LIFE IN CUSTOM FLEET MANAGEMENT. // New Zealand Company Vehicle;Apr2008, p54
The article discusses the key commitments of ecomagination, which was introduced by GE Commercial Finance to address the challenges of climate change and the environment in 2005. It includes doubling GE Commercial Finance revenues from ecomagination certified products. Another is doubling GE...
- Business Is Taking Action on LGBT Rights. Will Climate Change Be Next? Winston, Andrew // Harvard Business Review Digital Articles;5/9/2016, p2
The article compares the scale and speed of action of businesses on LGBT issues with their action on climate change and emphasizes the need for businesses to take a stronger stand regarding climate change since extreme weather conditions would have a real impact on business and economic development.
- Citi's Golden State Pledge: $120 Billion. Duran, Nicole // American Banker;7/8/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 128, p20
Reports on Citigroup Inc.'s announcement of a ten-year commitment to lend or invest up to $120 billion in minority and low- and moderate-income communities in California and Nevada. Citigroup's to acquire San Francisco, California-based Golden State Bancorp.
- Corporates see the light. Ferguson, Adele // BRW;6/29/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 25, p10
The article reports on the realization of several companies on the benefits of corporate social responsibility (CSR) in Australia. The author emphasizes that CSR has nothing to do with philanthropy but it is about boosting the appeal of the company to the public. CSR has already been adopted by...
- ANNEX 2: COMPANIES INTERVIEWED FOR THE ANALYSIS. // OECD Environment Working Papers;11/30/2011, Issue 39, p54
Information on companies assessed for their adaptation to climate change including Bayer, AngloGold Ashanti and Entergy is presented.
- ANNEX 3: ADDITIONAL ADAPTATION EXAMPLES. // OECD Environment Working Papers;11/30/2011, Issue 39, p55
Information on companies engaged in adaptation efforts to climate change including Monsanto, Severn Trent Water and Google is presented.
- The second wave of sustainability hits Swedish brands. Gad, Thomas; Moss, Stanley // Journal of Brand Management;Aug-Oct2008, Vol. 16 Issue 1/2, p110
Swedish brands are no strangers to the concept of sustainability, having understood for decades the strategic advantages of doing the right thing. Most Swedish brands build in socially responsible conduct, the legacy of a political tradition that legislated these very practices. Today, Swedish...
- The need for corporate social responsibility to be part of a company's 'DNA.'. Cransberg, Alan // Keeping Good Companies (14447614);Jun2009, Vol. 61 Issue 5, p272
The article discusses the need for a company to be oriented towards corporate social responsibility (CSR) to create value for its shareholders in 2009. It is stated that the Australian company Alcoa invests 25 million dollars yearly and engages with the community to address climate change and...
- CORRECTIONS AND CLARIFICATIONS. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/3/2008, Vol. 336 Issue 7651, p994
Corrections to several articles and photographs from previous issues are presented, including "Doctors and Climate Change" by Mike Gill in the December 1, 2008 issue, "The Bitterest Pill" by Des Spence in the November 24, 2007 issue and a photograph in a December 2007 issue.