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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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Japanese Companies Catch Up with Technological Innovation - The Minute
In today’s economy, innovation is a common mantra across all areas of business practice. But innovation in manufacturing can be a demanding requirement. That’s what Japanese companies are finding out. In Japan, the average age of manufacturing facilities and equipment is 15 years, the highest in years. Japanese plants are dating faster than those in Germany and the U.S. Cost, of course, is the...
May 7, 2015 4:15 PM ET
Energy Efficiency Bill Becomes Law with Bipartisan Support - The Minute
In an unusual display of bipartisan policymaking on progressive energy policy, the U.S. Congress has passed an energy efficiency bill and President Obama has signed it into law. Two rare political types, moderate Democratic Senator Jean Shaheen of New Hampshire, and moderate Republican Senator Rob Portman of Ohio sponsored the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act. The legislation promotes the...
May 4, 2015 4:30 PM ET
More C-Suite Transparency: SEC Proposes New Disclosure Rules on CEO Pay - The Minute
The SEC has proposed new disclosure rules to require companies to make it much clearer to investors how compensation for top executives is linked to financial performance. Correlations between corporate executive pay and shareholder returns are hard to extract from current reports. The proposed new rules would mandate consistent, pay-for-performance metrics that make such links easier to...
Apr 30, 2015 5:00 PM ET
Top 50 Green Colleges Named by Princeton Review - The Minute
The Princeton Review has released its annual free guide to the most environmentally responsible colleges. There’s something new added to this sixth edition: a ranking of the Top 50 Green Colleges out of the 353 on the comprehensive list.  Leading the Top 50 list is Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon. The school earned the top spot by generating 100 percent of its electricity from “...
Apr 27, 2015 4:30 PM ET
How to Feed the Global Population of 2050: Net Impact’s “Nourishing Nine Billion” SolutionLab Offers Answers - The Minute
Today, there are about seven billion people on the planet. By 2050, that number will grow to nine billion. This rapid rise in the world’s population raises an obvious question: with one billion people already going hungry today, how are two billion more to be fed? Last week, I heard some answers to that question at the Nourishing Nine Billion SolutionLab at Tufts University. Presented...
Apr 23, 2015 6:45 PM ET