More Energy & sustainability
  • s+b Blogs
    September 24, 2015

    The Subtleties of CSR in Hard Times

    by Matt Palmquist
    Many corporations reduced their investments in sustainable initiatives during the recent recession — but some relatively high-performing firms actually increased their long-term commitment to CSR.
  • September 23, 2015

    Aqua Culture

    by Charles Fishman
    A new book describes how Israel has relied on technology and smart incentives to turn a water deficit into a liquid surplus. Can California and other arid areas learn the same lessons?
  • September 8, 2015

    Teaching the World to Do More Than Sing

    by Eric J. McNulty
    Coca-Cola’s Derk Hendriksen says his company wants to lead the way in positively affecting communities and empowering women entrepreneurs.
  • s+b Blogs
    July 13, 2015

    A Case of Successful Failure

    by Daniel Gross
    This technology company almost died of financial hubris, but its behind-the-scenes resurrection proves there’s sometimes a fine line between winning and losing.
  • s+b Blogs
    June 29, 2015

    Can Brands Save the World?

    by Eric J. McNulty
    “Brand sacrifice” means companies, not consumers, feel the pain.
  • June 3, 2015

    The Prescriptions of Dr. Sachs

    by David K. Hurst
    The eminent — and controversial — economist offers a set of cures for the ills of global poverty. It’s not clear the medicine works.
  • May 26, 2015

    It’s Getting Hot in Here

    by Katie Fehrenbacher
    Addressing climate change with a sense of urgency isn’t a matter of morality, two economists argue. It’s about managing risk.
  • s+b Blogs
    April 21, 2015

    Radical Accountability

    by Juliette Powell
    How to build trust by letting consumers know everything about your enterprise.
  • s+b Blogs
    March 12, 2015

    The Impact of a Corporate Idealist

    by Ann Graham
    In a recent video interview, Christine Bader explains why paying attention to your company’s ethical, environmental, and societal consequences pays off.
  • s+b Blogs
    February 19, 2015

    The New Volatile World of Oil and Gas

    by Viren Doshi and Georges Chehade
    In this turbulent energy environment, only a few companies will be focused enough to win.