The CSR Minute
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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Global Impact Helps Companies in India Deal with New CSR Law - The Minute
This year, a law passed by the parliament of India that mandates CSR obligations for large domestic and foreign-owned companies took effect. The India Companies Act applies to any company with a net worth of at least eighty million dollars, a turnover of at least one hundred sixty million dollars, or net profits of at least eight hundred thousand dollars.
Dec 11, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Hedge Funds Support Social Impact Investments in U.K. - The Minute
Social impact investments, investments made with social benefit as well as financial profit as the bottom line, are a growth trend in Great Britain. The reason? The country’s austerity budget has resulted in significant cuts in government funding for social services. Government grants for social housing have shrunk from £3 billion to £500 million, according to The New York Times.
Dec 8, 2014 4:00 PM ET
223 Companies Sign Up to Support EPA’s Clean Power Plan - The Minute
The Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan is the closest outline for a national energy policy that has yet been proposed by the federal government. The comprehensive Plan would reduce carbon pollution from existing power plants—the largest source of global warming in the U.S.—by thirty percent by 2030, from a 2005 baseline.
Dec 4, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Business and E.P.A. Debate ROI - The Minute
The latest in a series of EPA rules for controls on air pollution, to curb ozone emissions, has started a major argument about return on investment. The proposed ozone rule requires power plants, heavy manufacturers and agriculture operations to limit smog to a lower level by installing new technology to clean pollutants from their smokestacks.
Dec 1, 2014 4:45 PM ET
Transparency by the Numbers - The Minute
Transparency is promoted by CSR and sustainability professionals as delivering real benefits in the form of enhanced reputation and increased stakeholder engagement. However, business wants hard numbers, quantitative data that confirms the proposed qualitative value of transparency.
Nov 24, 2014 4:00 PM ET
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