What ESG Investing Factors Matter Most to Investors?
Investors have increasingly been focusing on environmental, social, and governance factors, also known as ESG factors, when deciding where to allocate money & how they should interact with the companies they currently have a stake in. This trend of social impact investing and ESG investing extends across many different types of investor profiles.
Asset Managers Pressure Companies on ESG
Asset managers are starting to put more pressure on companies regarding environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues, as they are using their large equity ownership stakes to influence management.
Are Energy Costs Relevant to Corporate Boards?
While boards cannot be involved with all aspects of an organization’s day-to-day activities, it’s reasonable to consider energy costs when overseeing a company’s operations and sustainability efforts.
What Is the Superior Energy Performance (SEP) Program and Why Does It Matter?
Superior Energy Performance (SEP) is a program administered by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) that certifies industrial facilities’ implementation of the ISO 50001 standard and improved energy performance.
Why Boards Should Consider Energy Data Analytics
In order to improve corporate governance, boards need to consider implementing energy data analytics.
How Companies Can Implement ISO 50001 and the SEP Protocols
As companies look for ways to improve energy management to save money and boost sustainability, they can turn to standards such as ISO 50001 and Superior Energy Performance (SEP) that provide frameworks for increasing energy efficiency.
Investors Pressure Companies to Improve Sustainability
Investors are increasingly focusing on sustainability, and they are putting pressure on companies to change accordingly.
Leverage Energy Diagnostics to Turn Costs into Benefits
Most businesses readily concede they are spending too much on energy. Unfortunately, just as many miss out on the advantages of energy analytics and fail to develop an energy strategy that gives them a competitive advantage.
Three Business-Process-as-a-Service Case Studies
The Business-Process-as-a-Service (BPaaS) market is on the rise, with an expected compound annual growth rate of 23.7% from 2015 through 2020, according to Markets and Markets.
How Smart Manufacturing Systems Are Transforming the Industry
Smart manufacturing is buzzing right now, but some organizations might still be a little lost as to what this change really means.