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Nov

14

November 14, 2017

Energy And Extractives: 10 Human Rights Priorities for the Extractives Sector

10 Human Rights Priorities for the Extractives Sector

A primer on the most relevant, urgent, and probable human rights impacts for the extractives sector and opportunities for positive impact

#Energy and Extractives #Human Rights

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Mar

7

March 7, 2017

Energy And Extractives: Mining Industry Brief: Women’s Economic Empowerment in Sub-Saharan Africa

Mining Industry Brief: Women’s Economic Empowerment in Sub-Saharan Africa

This brief highlights how companies in the mining industry can approach women's economic empowerment in sub-Saharan Africa and shares impacts of the industry on women in the region.

#Energy and Extractives #Womens Empowerment

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May

3

May 3, 2016

Energy And Extractives: From National Climate Plans to Business Plans

From National Climate Plans to Business Plans

This working paper measures how strongly national governments’ climate plans signal a shift of finance flows toward low-emission and climate-resilient development to the private sector. Using the insights of companies from the investment, energy, and extractives sectors, as well companies with significant supply chains, we analyze how governments can strengthen this signal.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Financial Services #Supply Chain

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May

5

May 5, 2015

Energy And Extractives: Future of Fuels Sustainability Briefs

Future of Fuels Sustainability Briefs

BSR’s Future of Fuels helps companies understand the impacts of commercial transportation fuel and how they can work together to create a system that is sustainable, resilient, and affordable.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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May

5

May 5, 2015

Energy And Extractives: Fuel Sustainability Brief: Petroleum

Fuel Sustainability Brief: Petroleum

Petroleum is 90 percent of commercial fuel use today, and its use impacts climate, health, and human rights. But there are ways to use petroleum better even while it cedes share to lower-carbon fuels.

#Energy and Extractives #Future of Fuels

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May

5

May 5, 2015

Energy And Extractives: Fuel Sustainability Brief: Natural Gas

Fuel Sustainability Brief: Natural Gas

Natural gas use is booming due to its low cost, availability, and reduced climate impacts. Yet key climate, water, and production impacts must be avoided or reduced to realize its sustainability potential.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Future of Fuels

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Jul

1

July 1, 2014

Energy And Extractives: Intelligent Low-Carbon Power Sourcing for Data Centers

Intelligent Low-Carbon Power Sourcing for Data Centers

BSR's Future of Internet Power initiative has released a new report that helps data center users and operators develop practical strategies for sourcing low-carbon power.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Future of Fuels #Future of Internet Power #Information and Communications Technology

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Jun

26

June 26, 2014

Energy And Extractives: Climate Change: Implications for Extractives and Primary Industries

Climate Change: Implications for Extractives and Primary Industries

This summary report distills the key findings from the recently released Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report for the primary industry and extractive sectors—including mining, cement, iron and steel, chemicals, aluminum, and pulp and paper.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Grants

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Sep

12

September 12, 2011

Adapting to Climate Change: A Guide for the Mining Industry

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives

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