Robert Kropp is a freelance journalist who writes on sustainability, environment and corporate social responsibility.
May 28, 2015
Why one former JP Morgan executive is convinced that it will take a radical rethinking of entrenched economic frameworks to address the convergence of environmental, social and governance risks.
May 14, 2015
Warning that unconventional exploration and price volatility will have negative impacts for investors, the NGO suggests steps to a low-carbon economy.
May 12, 2015
Two years after the collapse of a garment factory killed 1,100 workers in Bangladesh, a coalition of investors argue that not enough has been done to remediate dangerous conditions.
April 23, 2015
In a recent letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission, a coalition of investors criticized disclosure by major oil and gas companies, arguing that climate risk is changing the economics of the industry.
April 8, 2015
A new study finds growing interest in conservation investing, with forecasts that private investment in the sector will grow to $6 billion by 2018, joining some $30 billion in public investment.
March 19, 2015
Good news for food: donut giant agrees to remove nanomaterial, while Dow pledges increased disclosure on the impacts of a controversial herbicide.
March 5, 2015
As You Sow and the NRDC report that companies’ insufficient practices and lack of strong recycling policies are factors in low recycling rates in the United States.
January 20, 2015
Investors know what has to be done to prevent the worst effects of climate change. But giving up fossil fuels now could still spell short-term losses.
December 4, 2014
US SIF's biennial Trends Report reveals that consideration of ESG factors has boosted sustainable assets, which now total $6.57 trillion in the U.S.
November 12, 2014
With extreme weather events on the rise, distributed power and green technologies are the way to go, according to Clean Energy Group's recent report.