Eco-Trek is in Kazakhstan this week – the oil rich central Asian country that works hard on achieving environmental credibility. Historically Kazakhstan has always been the threshold between Orient and Occident. The central Asian country, culturally and politically connects the West with the East.
Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever talks about doubling the size of the business in a sustainable way.
Sony Europe have partnered with a young team called Forest Guard to develop an innovative forest wildfire detection system. The system has already been deployed in Tahoe National Forest in California and uses a network of solar-powered CCTV cameras and online citizen fire-watchers to give advance warning of any fires.
Paul Polman CEO outlines how the company’s on-going commitment to sustainability makes sense both from a consumer and economic standpoint and that it drives innovation within the business.
Watch CEO’s of Unilever, O2, SKY, Google as well as Leo Johnson and Jonathon Porritt share latest insights on how businesses can drive us towards a more sustainable economy. View more videos and share your reactions at ‘Talking transformations’ – wwf.org.uk/talkingtransformations
Many countries believe that offshore wind is the next natural step in renewable energy and impressive progress has already been made.
An innovative look at the importance of fleet efficiency for helping the environment and saving money. The Power of Scale video demonstrates how small changes, at a large scale, can make a huge difference.
Winning the Green Energy Race means countries need to have public policies that are transparent, long-term and certain. In short, TLC.
The Vision 2050 report outlines a pathway to reach a sustainable global society of 9 billion people by 2050. Mike Mack, Syngenta CEO and co-chair of the report, warns that to reach this goal, concerted action and changes in behaviours are vital.
Based in a market town in North Yorkshire, the renovation of Richmond Station shows the advantages this has brought to the local community e.g. a restaurant. Video provided by the ‘Commission for Rural Communities’.