Study: Sustainability a Priority for CEOs

Consumers are a big factor why CEOs are putting more emphasis on sustainability, according to a new study from Accenture and the UN By¬†Georg Kell and Peter Lacy This week, the UN Global Compact and Accenture Sustainability Services are releasing the largest-ever chief executive study on corporate sustainability. Through an online survey and in-depth one-to-one…

Developing Countries Pledge Deeper Emissions Cuts Than Rich Nations

SustainableBusiness.com – News Developing countries are pledging to cut their emissions of greenhouse gases by more than developed countries, according to a new study conducted for Oxfam. The international nonprofit organization estimates that over 60% of emissions cuts by 2020 are likely to be made by developing countries. Monday delegates from 195 countriesresumed negotiations in…