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The Sustainable Business Covered podcast: Episode 04 - Plan A progress and carbon-neutral beer
What keeps M&S's director of sustainable business Mike Barry awake at night? Which onsite sustainability solutions are best for achieving carbon neutrality? And how should UK businesses be building on the successes of the Paris climate talks?
Policies should push companies beyond compliance, says new Corporate Leaders Group director
EXCLUSIVE: Policymakers should foster the creative thinking shown by the private sector in order to "unleash new business models and new motivations" that will act as catalysts to allow business to evolve beyond compliance mindsets.
Finance ministers urged to deliver strong climate deal in Paris
G20 and EU finance ministers have been urged to 'step-up' their efforts to arrange a strong agreement at the COP21 UN climate conference next month, by a group of leading international business organisations.
End perverse fossil fuel subsidies, says Corporate Leader Group
The Prince of Wales's Corporate Leaders Group on Climate Change (CLG), which represents EU business leaders from the likes of Aviva, Kingfisher and Unilever, has thrown its weight behind calls for an end to fossil fuel subsidies.
CFOs seek to bridge gap between finance and sustainability teams
A network of chief financial officers (CFOs) working for several of Europe's biggest corporations have published four guides to help the financing and accounting community incorporate sustainability into their businesses.
EU must limit carbon permits, says Corporate Leaders Group
The European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU-ETS) must be reformed to include a Market Stability Reserve (MSR) by 2017 at the latest, to keep the continent on track for developing a low-carbon economy.
Businesses urge policy makers to heed IPCC report warnings
A coalition of companies from around the globe is urging policy makers to take a number of actions in line with the science of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
Prince of Wales' Business Sustainability Programme nears 20th anniversary
The Business Sustainability Programme (BSP), established by HRH Prince of Wales and the University of Cambridge, will mark its 20th anniversary in April this year, making it one of the world's longest running business and sustainability executive education forums.
Prince of Wales launches CFO sustainability network
An alliance of chief financial officers (CFOs) working for several of Europe's most well-known corporations have joined a Network aimed at embedding environmental and social issues into company strategy and finances.