SAP had another remarkable year in 2014, as stated in its most recent annual integrated report. Thanks to a booming cloud computing business, the company’s revenues were over €17.5 billion (US$19.3 billion) last year, a respectable 4 percent increase over the previous year’s numbers in what is a hyper-competitive market.
Reading through Bacardi Limited’s recently released corporate social responsibility report, there is much to like when it comes to energy and water use reduction. Bacardi managed to reduce energy use by more than 25 percent and water use by 45 percent. The water saved is, according to Bacardi “equivalent to 10.3 million people showering.”
Discussion on a new approach to measuring sustainability performance called context-based sustainability.
Mike Bellemente of Climate Counts and Mark McElroy of the Center for Sustainable Organization are talking with founder of TriplePundit Nick Aster about a new approach to measuring sustainability performences. Mike and Mark, along with Bill Bauer have created context-based sustainability ratings. The first 'science-based' ratings will be released in early December. Join in on the conversation Wednesday, Novemeber 13ths at 4:00pm ct by entering this page and pressing play, or ask questions by tweeting them to @TriplePundit.
TriplePundit: Briefly describe your role and responsibilities, and how many years you have been in the business.
Cathy Benko: Vice chairman and managing principal, Deloitte LLP. I hold dual roles, leading Deloitte LLP’s citizenship efforts and as a talent marketplace game-changer for Deloitte Consulting LLP. These positions tap into skills honed in prior roles including chief talent officer, lead client service partner, high technology industry sector leader, and national managing director of Deloitte’s award-winning Women’s Initiative.
Enbridge has been named to the Global 100 ranking of the Most Sustainable Corporations in the World, published by Corporate Knights, a Canadian magazine. The ranking is based on Enbridge’s economic, environmental, and social performance in 2012, and is the fifth consecutive year that the company has been included on the Global 100, recently recognized as one of most credible corporate sustainability rankings.