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'Fill or kill': the three weeks that saved Sears   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Reuters - NEW YORK (Reuters) - The future of Sears Holdings Corp (SHLDQ.PK) and tens of thousands of its employees across the United States hung in the balance in the freezing pre dawn hours last Wednesday, as Wall Street lawyers and...
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BNEF offers wide-range forecast for global solar demand in 2019   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Source: PV Tech - Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) has forecasted global solar demand in 2019 could increase by as little as 15% in 2019, reaching 125GW of new installations, up from preliminary forecasted and revised figures of 109GW for 2018....
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Political noise will not drown out environment signals   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Source: Financial Times - Yet that report shows why politicians and companies should be wary of being distracted by the global political situation, says Michael Liebreich, founder of the Bloomberg New Energy Finance research service. The UN study found...
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Product Design: Do It With Dematerialization   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainability Consortium (TSC)
Source: CSR Wire - The Sustainability Consortium® (TSC®) is an organization of diverse global participants that work collaboratively to build a scientific foundation that drives innovation to improve consumer product sustainability. TSC has...
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Japan firms have no plans to strengthen governance after Ghosn arrest: Reuters poll   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: Yahoo Finance - TOKYO (Reuters) - Three-quarters of Japanese companies have no plan to create committees overseeing compensation or executive nomination, a Reuters poll found, reflecting indifference to boosting ...
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Campbell Named One of the World’s Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : MSCI Group (NYSE: MDX)
Source: The Business Journals - the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), the FTSE4GOOD Index, the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index and the MSCI Index Series. Campbell’s Corporate Responsibility strategy evolved in 2018 to reflect the...
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European Shares Slip After Weak Chinese GDP Data   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Stoxx Limited
Source: U.S. News Money - The pan-European STOXX 600 fell 0.3 percent and Germany's exporter-heavy DAX dropped 0.6 percent while U.S. markets were closed for Martin Luther King Day. "Even with the Chinese ...
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South Africa May Double Power Purchases From Congo Hydro Plant   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Bloomberg on MSN.com - (Bloomberg) -- South Africa is mulling committing to doubling the amount of electricity it will buy from a proposed multibillion-dollar hydropower plant in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Increasing the amount of electricity...
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EDC included in global Carbon Clean 200 list   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Source: Philippine Information Agency - Launched jointly by non-profit organization As You Sow of the USA and market research group Corporate Knights of Canada, the Carbon Clean 200 list undergoes an update twice a year, based on total clean energy revenues that...
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iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF: Exposure To Smaller And Riskier Countries   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : MSCI Group (NYSE: MDX)
Source: Seeking Alpha - MSCI has also announced that Kuwait will be ... posing risks to sovereign debt sustainability. Fitch assumes that in 2019 the government will achieve the fiscal adjustment targeted in the budget ...
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