environmental challenges

May 302010
Canadian Executives Increase Green Spending: Ernst & Young Survey

Eighty-two percent of Canadian executives believe that a response to climate change is imperative today and plan immediate increases on spending for climate change initiatives, according to the new report Action Amid Uncertainty: The Business Response To Climate Change, based on a survey from Ernst & Young. Read this post on what Canadian companies are doing and what their future plans are for climate change, sustainability, and environmental initiatives.

Mar 312010
Green To Gold, Part 2: Top Ten Challenges, Risks, Opportunities

In the previous post of this series, I provided an overview of the book Green to Gold by Daniel C. Esty and Andrew S. Winston, and suggested that it may be one of the best books available if you are looking for practical advice on environmental strategy for your business. In this installment, I will share with you the first and probably most practical and useful takeaway I got from this book. I will introduce [Read more…]