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24 January 2012

Lack of transparency on origins of coal leaves Dutch in the dark

Author: SOMO

Despite earlier promises, electricity companies continue to withhold important information about the origin of the coal they use. As a result, it is likely that coal imported into the Netherlands comes from mines where abuses of human rights and the...

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8 July 2009
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Author: Le Moniteur [France]

Le Cercle de Grenelle se veut un lieu d'échange entre les membres fondateurs de l'Institut de la Gestion Déléguée, dirigeants d'entreprises publiques et privées dont Eiffage, Bouygues et Vinci. Il devrait, d'après ses initiateurs, « favoriser le...

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26 December 2007
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Author: Claire Stam, Novethic

Le géant allemand de l'énergie E.on prévoit la construction, à Anvers, de la plus grande centrale thermique belge fonctionnant au charbon. Elle sera installée sur les terrains de la multinationale chimique allemande Bayer, qui achètera une partie de l...

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26 December 2007
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Author: Guillaume Launay, Libération [France]

...Suez [met] en valeur, en guise de laboratoire et de vitrine, une usine… Volvo. Plus exactement le partenariat de sa filiale Electrabel avec le constructeur suédois pour créer en Belgique la première usine au monde sans émission de CO2 à produire des...

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1 November 2004

New World Wildlife Fund report reveals global failure of power sector to combat climate change

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1 November 2004

[PDF] Ranking Power: Scorecards Electricity Companies

Author: Wina Graus, Monique Voogt & Jan Willem Langeraar, World Wildlife Fund

WWF has launched its global Power Switch! public campaign aiming to persuade the power sector to become carbon neutral...The overall goal is to stimulate the use of renewable energy sources (RES) and gas-CHP [Natural Gas-fired Combined Heat and Power]...

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23 June 2004

[PDF] full report: "The Materiality of Social, Environmental and Corporate Governance Issues to Equity Pricing: 11 Sector Studies by Brokerage House Analysts at the Request of the UNEP Finance Initiative Asset Management Working Group"

Author: UN Environment Programme Finance Initiative

[contributions by ABN Amro, Deutsche Bank, Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (part of Dresdner Bank, which is part of Allianz), Goldman Sachs, HSBC, NikkoCitigroup (joint venture Nikko Cordial & Citigroup), Nomura, UBS, West LB. Also includes...

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1 January 2003

Corporate Responses to Climate Change

Author: Frans van der Woerd, David Levy & Katie Begg (eds.), Greener Management International: The Journal of Corporate Environmental Strategy and Practice (no. 39)

includes chapters on: "An Overview of Corporate Strategies" [refers to BP, Lafarge, General Motors, DuPont, Boeing, Hewlett Packard, IBM, Intel, Shell, United Technologies, Whirlpool, Deutsche Telekom, Gerling Group, Munich Re, Ford, Coca-Cola, Alcan,...

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16 September 2002

EU firms champion green electricity plan

Author: Reuters

Some 170 companies and 13 of the 15 EU member states have signed up to the Renewable Energy Certification System (RECS), which issues "proof of origin" certificates to firms producing electricity in environmentally-friendly ways...RECS's members...

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