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The CSR Minute

The Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant CSR and Sustainability news and can be seen on the 3BL Media CSR Network - the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, Reuters Insider and here on the 3BL Media website.

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Sustainable Brands New Metrics ’14 Conference Counts the Ways - The Minute
Sustainable Brands New Metrics ’14, a conference held last week in Boston, was a data wonk’s delight. Just how deep a dive into the world of metrics the conference offered was clear in the terms used in some of the presentation titles.
Sep 29, 2014 4:30 PM ET
Hospitals to Save $5.7 Billion Under Affordable Care Act - The Minute
The ever-changing revenue picture for hospitals just got some numbers to fill in at the bottom line: $4.2 billion. That’s how much the Department of Health and Human Services projects that hospitals in 26 states that have raised Medicaid eligibility under the Affordable Care Act will save because of the lower costs of uncompensated care.
Sep 25, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Rockefellers to Divest from Fossil Fuel Investments - The Minute
In a highly symbolic gesture with real bottom line impact, the Rockefeller family has announced that its $860 million philanthropic organization will sell off its assets linked to fossil fuel companies and invest in renewable energy. The Rockefeller fortune was, of course, originally earned from Standard Oil, the first great oil company.
Sep 22, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Share Prices Boosted by Sustainable Strategies - The Minute
There’s more evidence that companies with sustainability policies will see a rise in their share price. This finding comes from a meta-study of more than 190 academic studies on the results of ESG policies on performance by the University of Oxford’s Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, and Arabesque Asset Management, a sustainable investor.
Sep 18, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Solar Power by Smartflower: A Cool Way to Produce Energy from Heat - The Minute
Last week, I was in Linz, Austria for the Ars Electronica Festival, an interdisciplinary showcase for technology-driven arts and science innovation projects of all kinds. Walking down one of the picturesque, Upper Austrian city’s 18th century cobblestone streets lined with Euro-chic shops and cafes, I came upon a gigantic metal sunflower parked in the middle of the roadway.
Sep 15, 2014 5:30 PM ET