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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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Toyota Develops New Energy-Saving Power Chip for Hybrids
In an effort to improve energy efficiency and reduce carbon emissions, carmakers have turned to electrification, both in the form of hybrids, as well as battery electrics and fuel cell electrics.
May 29, 2014 4:00 PM ET
SAP Technology Helps Coffee Farmers Deal With Climate Change
Climate change is already happening and affecting all types of industries world over. Agriculture is particularly vulnerable, as coffee farmers in South America can attest. In that part of the world, the consequences of weather chaos on coffee plantations is already wreaking havoc with crops and, consequently, the livelihoods of those people who depend on it to earn their bread.
May 28, 2014 4:30 PM ET
ReGreen Completes Major Solar Power System
ReGreen, ​an​ LA-based company speacialized in solar PV, solar thermal (hot water) and lighting, has successfully completed a major multi-family solar farm comprising 112 separate installations of solar thermal (hot water) and solar photovoltaic (PV) systems for Goldrich & Kest Industries.
May 28, 2014 10:30 AM ET
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Strives To Be More Sustainable
It takes much energy and water to maintain hotels, and guests who stay at them generate much waste. A hotel chain that wants to be more sustainable must make reductions in all three areas. Starwood Hotels & Resorts, which has 1,200 hotels worldwide, has managed to achieve reductions in energy and water use and waste.
May 27, 2014 4:30 PM ET
Estimates of California Shale Oil Potential Cut By 96%
Reports of an upcoming oil boom in California based on massive Monterey shale formation now appear to have been premature. According to the LA Times, a 2011 assessment of the formation’s potential assumed that the challenges involved in extracting the oil would be comparable to other shale formations.
May 27, 2014 12:30 PM ET