A valued WeSpire customer made a special request recently. In addition to her “day job,” directing Sustainability at a Fortune 200 energy conglomerate, she organizes a volunteer group of “Green Ambassadors” from around the organization, many of whom have arrived via acquisitions of the past few years, and who don’t know each other well.
It’s been 10 years since Al Gore’s landmark film, An Inconvenient Truth, succinctly made many everyday people aware of the very real climate crisis we were facing. This week, I had a chance to watch the follow-up movie, “An Inconvenient Sequel,” and reflected on the progress, and challenges, we’ve seen in the past 10 years. Continue reading
As we begin the second half of 2017, we thought we’d share some of the most impactful articles and reports the first half of the year had to offer. Let’s face it, a lot has happened in just a short period of time.
Toronto-Based clean energy magazine, Corporate Knights just released their 2017 Annual Global 100, which identifies companies that have scored exceptionally well based on specific sustainability and diversity KPIs. The results are being presented today at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
One year ago 193 world leaders gathered in Paris to discuss much needed global change. After much deliberation these leaders presented to the world, 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to help us achieve a more sustainable planet by the year 2030. This week we celebrate these #GlobalGoals and the accomplishments of our leaders by helping to educate, share and take action.