Robert Kropp is a freelance journalist who writes on sustainability, environment and corporate social responsibility.
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.
October 22, 2014
The apparel company seeks to help officials who will support advancing renewable energy.
October 15, 2014
In a letter to the EPA, investors with more than $300 billion in assets under management call for regulation of methane emissions.
October 6, 2014
As part of the Montreal Pledge, investors committed to measuring and publicly disclosing the carbon footprint of their portfolios every year.
September 3, 2014
A group of major companies launches the fund to help finance municipal recycling, but some say extended producer responsibility would accomplish more.
August 28, 2014
A New England Clean Energy Council report identifies steps to optimize the region's electrical grid beyond energy preparedness.