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Duke Energy CEO on the Foundation of Good Leadership
The Dan River coal ash spill was a call to action for Duke Energy, says CEO Lynn Good. It forced the company to focus on the larger issues of operational excellence and environmental safety.
July 21, 2016
David Blood and Al Gore Want to Reach the Next Generation
Co-CIOs of Generation Investment Management Mark Ferguson and Miguel Nogales proved that the firm’s principles of sustainable investing work. Now co-founders Blood and Gore need to reach the next generation.
September 8, 2015
CSR Reporting Is on the Rise, and So Is Its Impact
More companies are publishing corporate social and sustainability reports on their operations amid fresh evidence that transparency enhances valuations.
July 28, 2015
How Investors Can Engage Companies on Sustainability
BlackRock and Ceres collaborate on a practical guide for convincing businesses about the need to focus on long-term challenges.
June 24, 2015
Investors Finally Tap into U.S. Water Market
The combination of droughts and floods has highlighted the troubles with the U.S.’s aging water infrastructure and opened investors’ minds to the sector.
June 24, 2015
Impact Investing Meets Financial and Philanthropic Expectations
A recent survey finds that many impact funds are beating their benchmarks, rebutting skeptics and underscoring opportunity in this growing field.
Luther Ragin Jr
March 15, 2014
Principles of Responsible Investment Gets More Traction
PRI’s global network is gaining momentum as more signatories support environmental, social and corporate governance principles when investing.
January 23, 2011
Investors Challenge Oil and Gas Companies Over Hydrofracking
A group of institutional investors has filed shareholder resolutions to pressure oil and gas companies into using better hydraulic fracturing procedures.
January 22, 2011
Getting ERISA to Shield ‘ESG’ Investing
“Safe harbor” urged for environmental, social responsibility and corporate governance investing.
September 1, 2010
The Post-Kyoto Environment and Way Forward
The steps outlined by the 2009 Copenhagen Accord should be followed by further policies and actions worldwide.
August 28, 2010