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Jan

8

January 8, 2016

Industrials And Utilities: Access to Sustainable Energy: Bright Ideas to Capture a Booming Market

Access to Sustainable Energy: Bright Ideas to Capture a Booming Market

Sustainable Development Goal 7 is to “ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all.” These three collaboration examples demonstrate how to reach populations most in need of energy.

#Energy and Extractives #Inclusive Economy #Industrials and Utilities

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Nov

19

November 19, 2015

Industrials And Utilities: 3-D Printing a More Just and Sustainable World

3-D Printing a More Just and Sustainable World

From producing human skin to combatting rhino poaching to feeding astronauts pizzas in space, 3-D printing is driving innovation across an impressive array of applications. BSR recently published a report highlighting what it means for sustainability.

#Industrials and Utilities #Information and Communications Technology

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Nov

5

November 5, 2015

Industrials And Utilities: Tom Linebarger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cummins Inc., Addresses BSR Conference 2015

Tom Linebarger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cummins Inc., Addresses BSR Conference 2015

In a plenary address at the BSR Conference 2015, Tom Linebarger, Chairman and CEO of Cummins Inc. underlined the importance of resilience in leadership to tackle environmental and social challenges.

#BSR Conference #Industrials and Utilities #Resilience

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Nov

3

November 3, 2015

Industrials And Utilities: Two Questions for Cummins Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Tom Linebarger

Two Questions for Cummins Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Tom Linebarger

BSR Conference 2015 plenary speaker and Cummins Inc. Chairman and CEO Tom Linebarger talks about resilience at his company, and the role of resilience in leadership.

#BSR Conference #Industrials and Utilities #Resilience

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Jul

13

July 13, 2015

Industrials And Utilities: The Internet of Green Electronics

The Internet of Green Electronics

BSR explores how five trends in the ICT sector will influence the future of green electronics.

#Industrials and Utilities #Information and Communications Technology

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Jun

25

June 25, 2015

Industrials And Utilities: FIFA and Bribery in Qatar: It’s Time to Approach Corruption and Human Rights Together

FIFA and Bribery in Qatar: It’s Time to Approach Corruption and Human Rights Together

The FIFA bribery investigation has exposed issues in the 2022 World Cup development in Qatar beyond just corruption—and highlights the opportunity for companies to make more progress by addressing corruption and human rights challenges at the same time.

#Human Rights #Industrials and Utilities #Strategy and Integration #Supply Chain #Sustainability Management

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May

18

May 18, 2015

Industrials And Utilities: Addressing Climate Change Through Technology

Addressing Climate Change Through Technology

The manufacturing sector accounts for approximately half of greenhouse gas emissions. Many manufacturers are investing in technology and innovation to reduce their emissions.

#Climate Change #Industrials and Utilities

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Feb

19

February 19, 2015

Industrials And Utilities: What Car Hackers Can Teach Automakers about Data Privacy and Transparency

What Car Hackers Can Teach Automakers about Data Privacy and Transparency

To address data privacy and transparency concerns, the auto industry can follow an approach that BSR has taken with technology and financial services companies, which are also vulnerable to these issues.

#Human Rights #Industrials and Utilities #Information and Communications Technology

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Feb

18

February 18, 2015

Industrials And Utilities: From Materiality to Strategy: How SABIC Integrates Sustainability

From Materiality to Strategy: How SABIC Integrates Sustainability

BSR sat down with a corporate sustainability leader at SABIC to discuss the company's approach to materiality and lessons that other businesses can take away.

#Industrials and Utilities #Materiality #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Feb

12

February 12, 2015

Industrials And Utilities: A Look Behind the CDP’s Ranking of Auto Companies’ Climate Impacts

A Look Behind the CDP’s Ranking of Auto Companies’ Climate Impacts

A look at the information behind a recent ranking of automakers’ climate performance reveals more about the industry’s climate impacts—and threats from climate change.

#Climate Change #Industrials and Utilities

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