Publication / 31 Jan 2017

The State of Green Business 2017

The annual GreenBiz and Trucost assessment of corporate sustainability in the US and worldwide

Each year, the State of Green Business report looks at 10 key trends and dozens of metrics to assess the progress companies are making to address the world’s most pressing environmental challenges.

The report is produced through a partnership between sustainability intelligence provider GreenBiz and Trucost. It comprises the annual State of Green Business Index, a review of trends in sustainability performance over the last five years for the largest 500 companies in the United States, as well as the largest 1,200 companies globally.

Among the 10 key trends discussed are the sustainability applications of “blockchain” technology, solutions to the risks of water scarcity, environmental performance as a fiduciary responsibility for investors, and the rapid growth of innovation in sustainable materials.

28 January, 2020
Events Uncovering Business Value from Environmental, Social and Governance Factors, Webinar, 28th January 2020

More than ever companies are measuring and disclosing their performance around environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. By doing this, companies are able to reduce financial risks and uncover business opportunities. Moreover, record amounts of capital are flowing towards companies who do good. In this webinar you will learn: • The current sustainability landscape...

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3 February, 2020
Events Green Finance Summit – Phoenix – 3 – 4, 2020

The GreenFin Summit follows a successful launch event in 2019. That invitation-only event brought together 100 corporate sustainability leaders, major public-sector pension fund executives and leading financial institutions, with over a trillion dollars of combined assets under management. The discussion broached vital topics in ESG that will be expanded upon at the 2020 Summit. Richard Mattison...

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Events Achieving Results: In Corporate Strategy Today & Materiality Assessment Workshop – Arizona – 22nd & 23rd January

The AHC Group “Achieving Results” leadership workshop series is a process of transformational corporate learning, featuring the experiences and innovations of our Senior Associates, clients, and many of our leading global Corporate Affiliate Program member organizations. Brian Werner – Head of Business Development NFC, Americas at Trucost, part of S&P Global will be speaking at this event. For...

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