natural capital

Measuring Natural Capital – Briefing

Article

Companies appreciate that natural capital greatly benefits business, but what is required is quantifying and demonstrating the business value of natural capital.

In Ethical Corporation’s latest briefing, you will learn key strategies for your company to ensure the natural capital measurement is achieved and taken to the heart of decision-making.

Click here to see your complimentary copy of the briefing

With expert insights from:

Bonn, a Boon for Business? Top Ways Your Company Can Make the Most of COP23

by Edward Cameron, Senior Advisor, & Maria Mendiluce, Managing Director, WBCSD
Blog

COP21 in Paris was a watershed moment for government. COP23 in Bonn will be the year for business.

In today’s uncertain geopolitical landscape, businesses have a unique opportunity to step up on climate action, but they need to be informed and they need to be engaged.

Can We Put a Price on Forest Conservation? TD and Nature Conservancy of Canada Look at the Natural Capital Value of Forests

Article

This week marks National Forest Week (September 24-30), a time to reflect on the value of our forests and learn more about the impact this natural resource has on our environmental, social and economic well-being.

The Transport Revolution: When Sci-fi Becomes Business Reality

by María Mendiluce, Managing Director, Natural Capital Area, World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Blog

The world is changing. Technological developments and the advance of the digital age fundamentally have shifted the way we experience day-to-day life. These new developments offer innovative ways to build sustainability into the world around us.

TD Bank Group to Reach Goal of Planting 300,000 Trees in North America

Article

TD Bank Group, through its urban greening grassroots program, TD Tree Days, is proud to be reaching its goal of planting its 300,000th tree this year. Since the program launched in 2010, TD Tree Days has worked with community organizations across Canada, the United States and Europe to bring together TD employees, their families and friends, and community members to help make a difference in their communities.

VIDEO | Progressive and Forward-looking, Energy-intensive Companies are Looking to Technology to Make Them Compliant with the Paris Agreement

Multimedia with summary

Managing Director of WBCSD’s Natural Capital Area, Maria Mendiluce, speaks to We Mean Business about the Paris Agreement and what companies are doing to take action.

Learn more at www.wbcsd.org

Measuring Natural Capital and Practicing the Circular Economy

WBCSD's Sustain Newsletter | July 2017
Summary: 

We recently launched the Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit, a brand new resource to help companies implement the Natural Capital Protocol. The Protocol and Toolkit help businesses address natural capital depletion by improving understanding, measurement and decision-making. Find the right tools to measure and value natural capital today!

Newsletter

We recently launched the Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit, a brand new resource to help companies implement the Natural Capital Protocol. The Protocol and Toolkit help businesses address natural capital depletion by improving understanding, measurement and decision-making. Find the right tools to measure and value natural capital today!

Pricing the Priceless

Why saving a forest makes good economic sense
Press Release

Toronto, ON , March 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ -TD Bank Group (TD) and the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) have released a new report that assigns an economic value to the real ecological goods and services that forests provide to Canadians. 

The report’s findings are based on case studies of NCC conservation lands located in Canada’s eight different forest regions.  

The report, which can be viewed here natureconservancy.ca/naturalcapitalreport2017 uses new economic tools to assign an annual dollar value, per hectare, to the natural benefits of forests.

Good Grades to GFNorte for Environmental Performance

Summary: 
  • In 2015, Grupo Financiero Banorte was recognized by the CDP as one of the companies with the best environmental performance worldwide
  • On a global scale, the investment in prevention and environmental management for 2015 was Ps 22.5 million
Press Release
  • In 2015, Grupo Financiero Banorte was recognized by the CDP as one of the companies with the best environmental performance worldwide
  • On a global scale, the investment in prevention and environmental management for 2015 was Ps 22.5 million

Caterpillar to Convene Thought Leaders on Degraded Lands Restoration

Outcomes expected to drive new action toward sustainable development goals
Press Release

PEORIA, Ill., October 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today it will host the first national summit focused on catalyzing the industry of natural infrastructure restoration on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Grand Hyatt in New York City.

Pages

Subscribe to natural capital