Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit

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22 March 2018. Water Positive Docuseries on Water Crisis Makes Debut on World Water Day – Photographer Andy Mann takes on water pollution in a first-hand look at the work being done to protect our most treasured waterbodies.

22 March 2018. New Opportunity for Global Investors: The Green Bond Pledge – The green bond market has been gaining momentum, and a new "Green Bond Pledge" provides investors with a new opportunity to amplify their commitment to risk management in the age of climate change.

22 March 2018. Six Ways to Engage Employees in CSR – Starting a CSR program can seem daunting, but it doesn’t need to be.

22 March 2018. REI Steps Up and Raises Awareness of the Need for Land Preservation – Today, World Water Day, is an important reminder that companies have many opportunities to support land preservation. REI Is one company stepping up and supporting this challenge.

21 March 2018. Unilever Slams the Door on Social Media Hate Speech and “Fake News” – In an extraordinary speech on corporate social responsibility, Unilever CMO Keith Weed takes on social media, Russian troll farms and US political leadership.

21 March 2018. Microplastics: In Our Soils Too? – Since plastic does not decompose naturally, most of the plastic we have produced to date is building up in our landfills or our natural environment.

20 March 2018. Carbon Tracker: Stranded Assets Are a Growing Risk for Fossil Fuel Energy Investors – Fossil fuel investors may be facing increased risk in the future, says the British financial think tank, Carbon Tracker. As the world increases its dependence on "green" energy and the environmental demands for countries to reduce their carbon emissions, the potential for devaluation of oil, gas and coal investments may grow. Now is a great time for companies and investors to transition away from products that will likely be affected by greater regulatory control in the future, say analysts.

20 March 2018. Tariffs or Not, New Installation System Could Change the Solar Energy Game – A new low cost racking system demonstrates how the cost of solar energy can keep falling, despite Trump Administration policies favoring fossil fuel.

19 March 2018. How Your Company Can (Still) Be A Renewable Energy Leader – The recent actions by utilities are especially interesting because they indicate that the US economy will continue to decarbonize, even though the Trump Administration remains determined to prop up the coal, oil and gas industries.

19 March 2018. Survey Fatigue Notwithstanding, ‘Transparency Builds Trust,’ says NRG’s Peacock – Responsible for NRG’s voluntary reporting, Peacock dedicates nearly 20 percent of her time to information and data management, with questionnaires often containing 50 to 300 ESG indicators. 

19 March 2018. Taking Water Infrastructure Back to Nature – Why nature’s tools are the best solution to our water infrastructure needs

16 March 2018. Early SDG Adopters Share Successes, Frustration – “It's not just about doing the right thing,”

16 March 2018. Call to Action by 200 Business Leaders to Support UK Women Entrepreneurs – Better access to funds for women would boost the UK economy.

16 March 2018. Little Risk in Brands Taking Stands – What is the cost, the danger, the risk associated with taking a stand?