S&P Launches ESG Scores Based on 20 Years of Corporate Sustainability Data

S&P Global has announced the launch of its S&P Global environmental, social, and governance (ESG) Scores with coverage of more than 7,300 companies, representing 95% of global market capitalization. S&P Global ESG Scores are based on the globally recognized SAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA) – an annual evaluation of companies’ sustainability practices. The scores will be made…

How to harmonize the sustainability reporting of your business unit with your parent company

Part of international company Engie Group, Engie North America is a power generator, energy services company and retail electricity supplier committed to shaping a more sustainable future throughout the United States and Canada. In 2019, our business unit produced its inaugural sustainability report to provide more localized, relevant performance data and better connect with our local stakeholders….

“Yeşil Tahvil Hacmi 250 Milyar Doları Aştı”

Kaynak: https://www.iklimhaber.org/yesil-tahvil-hacmi-250-milyar-dolari-asti/ Fosil yakıtlara dayalı bir ekonomiden kurtulmakta finans kuruluşları kritik bir öneme sahip. Birçok dev uluslararası finans kuruluşunun fosil yakıtlardan paralarını çekmeye yavaş yavaş başladığı son süreçte, Türkiye’den bir banka, bu konuda bayrağı uzun süredir hep yukarda tutuyor. Türkiye Sınai Kalkınma Bankası’ndan (TSKB) söz ediyoruz. Bugüne kadar Türkiye çapında 290 yenilebilir enerji projesiyle 6.066…

How to shape your sustainability story

I’ve been working in sustainability marketing — helping companies communicate about what they’re doing on sustainability in order to drive brand preference and sales — for 15 years. I used to spend a lot of time trying to convince executives of the power of sustainability as a lever: to attract and retain employees, to drive…

GRI, IRF and SASB: Updated guidance on reporting frameworks

For those tasked with communicating their organization’s sustainability information, these are challenging times. What to communicate and to whom, and which tools to use, always have been pain points. Add to that the recent increases in the types and volume of data; the number of reporting frameworks, standards and recommendations to handle it; and the…

Can There Be Harmony Between Plastics and Sustainability? Greiner Says Yes.

Plastics companies are key to solving our plastics problem. We spoke with Stefan Grafenhorst, Head of Sustainability at Greiner, to find out more about the path toward making plastic a sustainable material.   With plastics companies being somewhat critical players when it comes to solving our plastics problem, so it’s great to see them beginning…

Reporting drives corporate change to achieve SDGs

Can private sector participation in the SDGs unlock more sustainable business practices? ​An ambitious project has been launched to explore how the private sector can actively contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – and what the role of reporting and partnerships is to support this process. GRI, the sustainability reporting standard setter, has joined…

Yeşim Tekstil, 10’uncu ilerleme raporuna imza attı

Sosyal uygunluğun ve sürdürülebilirliğin önemine işaret eden Yeşim Tekstil CEO’su Şenol Şankaya; firmalarının 35’inci kuruluş yıldönümünü kutladıkları 2018 yılına ait verileri kapsayan 10’uncu Global Compact İlerleme raporuna imza atmanın mutluluğunu yaşadıklarını kaydetti. Yeşim Tekstil, Küresel İlkeler Sözleşmesi kapsamında gerçekleştirdiği sosyal uygunluk ve sorumluluk çalışmalarına ilişkin 10’uncu raporunu geçtiğimiz günlerde Birleşmiş Milletler’in internet sitesinde yayınlayarak kamuoyu…