Category Archives: Environmental

ESG Integration – Have we crossed the tipping point?

Well, it’s been awhile and I have been quite hesitant to continue on this journey to blogging yet, there just seems to be so much happening that I feel that it should be shared.  So, here I am back into … Continue reading

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Listed Magazine’s article “Fracking Faces the Future” in which I was interviewed

Here’s a reprint of the article in “Listed Magazine” for which I was recently interviewed by Susan Mohammad. Few technologies have transformed an industry or become an economic game changer the way advancements in the hydraulic fracturing process, or “fracking” has. … Continue reading

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Forbes — “Is CSR as we know it Obsolete?”

First and foremost, I am pleasantly surprised to see Forbes including a discussion on CSR in it’s online forum.  Secondly, I was equally surprised to read this headline and wanted to shout “Finally!”. The author of the article notes that … Continue reading

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UNPRI delays launch of new signatory reporting standards — what can that mean?

So there’s been lots of talk in the past few days about the implications of the UNPRI’s delay of the new reporting framework for it’s signatories. They’ve been working on this new framework since 2011 and it was due to … Continue reading

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Water Scarcity – Even the US Government sees the threat

As we look at the long-term issues that sustainability brings forth, resource depletion and scarcity are top of mind.  We’ve written about water a variety of times at this blog, but this past week brings a whole new confirmation of … Continue reading

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Interesting Approach from Barrick Gold Corp

Just last week there was a very interesting announcement that came out from Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) for which I believe the company deserves kudos.  They announced that they have put together a Corporate Social Responsibility Advisory Board which includes … Continue reading

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