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The Emergence of Corporate Due Diligence and Transparency Reporting

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In a recent article on CSRwire, compliance advisor, Brad Brooks-Rubin discusses the evolution in supply chain regulations that is more focused on due diligence, rather than particular results.  He explains that the due diligence process does not look to penalize companies for a bad outcome, but instead punishes them for not trying to avoid that outcome.  This process is best illustrated

Do Energy-Efficient Electronics Reduce Energy Use, Really?

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By Erin Craig

A colleague lamented recently that while she’s working hard to make her company’s data centers more energy efficient, the people who drive energy consumption within the company seem to be less inclined. This surprised me because at a company as large and respected as hers (they’re on the S&P 500), I thought the energy managers would be fully behind a “less is more” approach.

Motor Graders Deliver Efficiency and Performance

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The Cat® M series 2 motor graders, equipped with an ACERT™ engine and Cat Clean Emissions Module, deliver the performance and efficiency customers demand, while meeting EU Stage IIIB and Tier 4 Interim emissions standards. Integrated machine systems and technologies improve productivity for greater accuracy, lower fuel use and reduced machine wear. Decreases in fuel consumption result in a decrease of combustion of carbon, reducing greenhouse gases.

C4C Business Forum Bulletin: UN Secretary-General to attend; Twitter Chat with UNFCCC's Christiana Figueres

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The C4C Business Forum Bulletin is designed to keep signatories of Caring for Climate (a joint initiative of the UN Global Compact, the UN Environment Programme and the secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change) up to date on the latest news regarding the upcoming Caring for Climate Business Forum (19-20 November 2013, Warsaw, Poland). Featured items include: invitations to activities around the event, announcements of new speakers/featured attendees, programme information, and more.

 

 

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The C4C Business Forum Bulletin is designed to keep signatories of Caring for Climate (a joint initiative of the UN Global Compact, the UN Environment Programme and the secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change) up to date on the latest news regarding the upcoming Caring for Climate Business Forum (19-20 November 2013, Warsaw, Poland). Featured items include: invitations to activities around the event, announcements of new speakers/featured attendees, programme information, and more.

 

 

Women in CSR: Jennifer Silberman, Hilton Worldwide

Triple Pundit - Women in CSR Series
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TriplePundit: Briefly describe your role and responsibilities, and how many years you have been in the business.

VIDEO: Christiana Figueres on 'Godot Paralysis' and Courage

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At the UN Global Compact Leadership Summit, Christiana Figueres spoke about the 'Godot paralysis, in which business waits for policy perfection and governments wait for private sector reassurance. The Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change went on to tell Jo Confino that each side needed to join hands and have the moral courage to walk toward green technology and investment.

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