Currently browsing tag

GHG reporting

New Study from UC Davis Claims Shareholder Value Decreases with Conflict Minerals Disclosure

A new study released last week from Paul Griffin, a professor in the UC Davis Graduate School of Management, claims that shareholder value has suffered in response to past (voluntary) public disclosures on conflict minerals.  The release summary from Phys.org stated: Griffin and his research team examined 206 companies from December …

WalMart’s Hot Air

Yesterday, the world’s largest retailer and its cadre of sustainability advisors released the 61-page Walmart Supplier GHG Innovation Program: Guidance Document. Elm …

Well, There You Have It…

NYT reports that Washington has abandoned hope of issuing carbon legislation this year, including cap-and-trade.   The inaction is also dragging down …

McKinsey Study on Sustainability

Last month, McKinsey & Co. published a study titled “How companies manage sustainability”.  The survey was conducted in February 2010 and received …