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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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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
ACA-Driven Competition Lowers Health Insurance Premiums - The Minute
A key point in the argument for the Affordable Care Act was that its reforms would lower the cost of health insurance by increasing competition among insurers. Now, with the Act in action, the question becomes, just how much savings are being produced?
Sep 11, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Utilities Companies Look to Electric Cars for New Revenue - The Minute
Utility companies find themselves caught between converging trends that are depressing their revenue: increasing energy efficiency that cuts usage, the rapid growth of renewable energy sources bought at premium prices, and new EPA regulations to limit output from their legacy, coal-fired power plants. The result? Sinking sales, rising costs, and a flat-lining bottom line.
Sep 8, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Where Are the Women CEOs? - The Minute
Women make up 50 percent of the total U.S. workforce. But they make up less than five percent of all CEOs in Standard and Poor’s 500 companies index. Where are all the women CEOs? There are several answers to this question, according to a recent Bloomberg Businessweek article.
Sep 4, 2014 4:00 PM ET