As with many companies, General Electric is nearing the end-date for many of its sustainability goals — such as its goal to reduce absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 25% by 2015 (from a 2004 baseline) — and so is actively gearing up for a new round of goal-setting.
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.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Members of Sustainable Brands®, a global community of business, sustainability and brand innovators from over 50 countries focused on how brands can succeed by shaping a better future, are set to convene for their largest annual community gathering at Sustainable Brands ’13 (SB’13) June 3-6 this year. The U.S.
EPA Recognizes LG for Protecting Environment through Manufacturing, Promoting Energy-Efficient Products for a Second Consecutive Year
March 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - LG Electronics, a global technology leader in consumer electronics and home appliances and member of the Climate Counts Industry Innovator program, has been named 2013 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This is the second year in a row that LG has earned this coveted award for its efforts to manufacture and promote energy-efficient products to consumers.