Companies that take a systemic metric-based approaches to freight sustainability are finding significant savings.
Improving energy efficiency in U.S. buildings by just 10 percent could reduce national energy costs by $20 billion. Is Obama's second term a new opportunity to create policy change?
Working with the United Nations, Microsoft Research is undertaking the task of digitizing the way we understand the global carbon cycle to offer novel software tools for other researchers. ...
Swiss company tries to put the squeeze on emissions as part of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition.
Specialized software has enabled the yogurt company to measure the carbon footprint for all of its products.
The delivery giants release a new way to measure the carbon footprint of transportation and delivery operations.
Don't let criminals steal the possibility of a U.S. carbon market, urges Enviance CEO Lawrence Goldenhersh. Price-distorting fraud is preventable, he argues, and companies should back cap and...
Sustainability leaders discuss the highlights of 2012 and what they expect for 2013.
Over time, more and more companies and consumers have changed their attitudes about sustainable business.
This 1992 essay describes some philosophical, ethical, and cosmological implications of the Gaia hypothesis.
New reports are putting the business world on its toes when responding to threats posed by climate change.
CSO Peter Graf explains how he plans to make all employees part of the company's sustainability team.
A majority of CEOs are more concerned over energy costs and resource scarcity than sluggish consumer spending, a new survey shows.
Shrinking snowpacks will turn snow-white jobs into grass-green unemployment slips unless resorts take action soon, according to NRDC and a snow sports environmental organization.
We must find a way to factor in sustainability for capitalism to operate most efficiently. This would bring maximum benefit to all stakeholders, including those who hold equity portfolios.
Fossil fuel corporations have five times more oil and coal and gas in known reserves than climate scientists think is safe to burn, McKibben says, and as a result, he's taking action.
PepsiCo, in partnership with Columbia University, has created a tool that can calculate the carbon footprint of thousands of products within minutes.
Can plastic propel our way through the skies? A growing international field of research seeks to develop a synthetic fuel.
The two giant global corporations plan to work together on cutting emissions, enhancing efficiency, and slicing waste through the use of new technologies.
The European Union plans to shore up its Emissions Trading Scheme following a dramatic fall in carbon prices. Does this mean an end to the carbon trading system?