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If only sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) were simple and easy to execute. On the contrary, their very complexity is shifting and shaping the current and global professional landscape. And with these changes come a host of new questions, a bevy of new challenges, countless creative successes, and even more demoralizing failures as businesses, nonprofits, governments, and individuals attempt to embrace sustainability and CSR on both the professional and personal levels.

In this everchanging space, Justmeans Staff writers use their knowledge and expertise to bring you the leading stories and facts to help readers stay current on all these issues. As the business world continues to grapple with sustainability and CSR, Justmeans will continue to write about it.

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Innovative Financing Supports the Growth of Green Energy Companies
Technological innovations alone are not enough to make an impact in the clean energy sector, unless these are backed by effective financial support. The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is leading two solar lending working groups that include over 100 financial institutions, solar installers and service providers.
Jul 9, 2014 8:00 AM ET
UN Highlights Role of Cooperative Enterprises in Sustainable Development
Cooperatives constitute a critical part of the world economy. Operating across all sectors of the economy, cooperatives provide 100 million jobs worldwide – 20 percent more than multinational companies, according to the 2011 figures from the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the UN International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) and the UN World Food Program (WFP).
Jul 8, 2014 8:00 AM ET
Sustainability Rankings: Value for Companies and Investors
With all the different sustainability rankings being published, it can be difficult for companies and investors to make sense of the varying methodologies and results, potentially undermining the integrity and utility of such efforts.
Jul 2, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Extreme Weather Causing Higher Energy Usage Even As Renewables Grow
Two new reports from the Energy Information Administration (EIA) summarizing energy usage trends for the first part of 2014 were released this week.
Jun 30, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Harley-Davidson Unveils Its First Electric Motorcycle
I’ve written a number of articles here on the subject of electric vehicles. At the time I wrote them, whenever I mentioned EVs, it was pretty clear that I was talking about electric cars. As of today, that presumption can no longer be taken for granted.
Jun 27, 2014 4:00 PM ET