Do socially responsible companies actually do better?

A study by public relations and marketing firm Cone Communications and Echo Research revealed that corporate… [more]

Do socially responsible companies actually do better? Do socially responsible companies actually do better?

Ideas for 21st Century Sustainable Development Are Found in Israel’s Kibbutzim

For years, Israel’s kibbutzim (collective farms) offered Jewish settlers the chance to build a life… [more]

Ideas for 21st Century Sustainable Development Are Found in Israel’s Kibbutzim Ideas for 21st Century Sustainable Development Are Found in Israel’s Kibbutzim

Israel, the Detroit of E-Bikes & E-Scooters

Many electric bicycle and scooter companies have come and gone here in the U.S.. The reasons for their… [more]

Israel, the Detroit of E-Bikes & E-Scooters Israel, the Detroit of E-Bikes & E-Scooters

How Low-Tech Solutions Turned an Israeli City Into a Smart Water Leader

Sally Levy is the CEO of Meniv Rishon, the water utility in the city of Rishon LeZion. Israel’s fourth-largest… [more]

How Low-Tech Solutions Turned an Israeli City Into a Smart Water Leader How Low-Tech Solutions Turned an Israeli City Into a Smart Water Leader

Water Woman: How Leadership Turned An Israeli City Into a Global Model for Water Efficiency

Rishon LeZion, five miles south of Tel Aviv, was founded in the 1880s by Jewish immigrants who fled the… [more]

Water Woman: How Leadership Turned An Israeli City Into a Global Model for Water Efficiency Water Woman: How Leadership Turned An Israeli City Into a Global Model for Water Efficiency

This Social Enterprise Fights Human Trafficking in Israel with Skills Training

As in much of the Middle East and the world, human trafficking has become a crisis in Israel. An NGO… [more]

This Social Enterprise Fights Human Trafficking in Israel with Skills Training This Social Enterprise Fights Human Trafficking in Israel with Skills Training

DOE Says ‘Hell No’ to Trump Request for Names

Well, not in those exact words, but the message was clear. With five weeks to go before Donald Trump… [more]

DOE Says ‘Hell No’ to Trump Request for Names DOE Says ‘Hell No’ to Trump Request for Names

Is It Time for the New York City Region to Plan for Permanent Flooding?

The greater New York City area is home to over 20 million people, or about 1 out of 16 U.S. citizens.… [more]

Is It Time for the New York City Region to Plan for Permanent Flooding? Is It Time for the New York City Region to Plan for Permanent Flooding?

This Israeli Firm Wants to Help Feed 9 Billion With Drip Irrigation

About a 90-minute drive south of Tel Aviv, Israel, and a short drive from Beersheba, the Negev Desert’s… [more]

This Israeli Firm Wants to Help Feed 9 Billion With Drip Irrigation This Israeli Firm Wants to Help Feed 9 Billion With Drip Irrigation

Apparel Companies Still Have an Abysmal Record on Forced Labor

The NGOs Humanity United and Business and Human Rights Resource Centre recently issued a report that… [more]

Apparel Companies Still Have an Abysmal Record on Forced Labor Apparel Companies Still Have an Abysmal Record on Forced Labor

Israel, the Detroit of E-Bikes & E-Scooters

Visit Tel Aviv and other cities across Israel, and e-bikes and e-scooters are almost as common as bicycles. And Israel's Startup Nation has become the Detroit of this alternative form of transportation.

How Low-Tech Solutions Turned an Israeli City Into a Smart Water Leader

It goes without saying that Israel is one of the most politicized nations on the planet, and the same goes for how the country approaches its water security. But one water utility CEO is using low-tech solutions to make her city one of the most water resilient communities on the planet.

DOE Says ‘Hell No’ to Trump Request for Names

Donald Trump's transition team sent a list of 70-plus questions to the DOE, including a request for the names of employees and contractors who worked on climate change-related projects. But the department politely declined the request on Tuesday, essentially telling Trump and company to stuff it.

Apparel Companies Still Have an Abysmal Record on Forced Labor

The NGOs Humanity United and the Business and Human Rights Resource Centre recently issued a report that is pessimistic about the global apparel industry’s efforts to eradicate forced labor from their supply chains. While Adidas scored relatively high, most of the world's largest apparel companies are laggards on labor and human rights.

Powered By 100% Renewables, Google Sets a New Business Standard

This week, Google announced that all of its operations, including offices and data centers, will be powered by 100 percent renewables next year. Its investments have led to $3.5 billion in infrastructure spending over the past several years.
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