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Rocking the establishment: the power of youth in business

Rocking the establishment: the power of youth in business

What happens when you give eight bright young entrepreneurs the freedom and resources to change the way we approach sustainable business? They create something revolutionary, while making established businesses sit up and take notice. ...

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Certificates and global responsibility

Certificates and global responsibility

The Norwegian green certificate scheme is in the media spotlight. Researchers argue that the scheme is not good for you or your wallet and may even lead to negative environmental consequences. Surely it is relevant to discuss how we can best contribu ...

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Supply Chain: The New Frontier for Sustainability Risk

Supply Chain: The New Frontier for Sustainability Risk

An estimated 3,200 companies will feel the effects of The California Transparency in Supply Chains Act of 2010 which entered into force on January 1, 2012. The law requires retailers and manufacturers with annual worldwide gross receipts that exceed ...

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Key Sustainability Risks and Challenges in the Telecommunications Sector

Key Sustainability Risks and Challenges in the Telecommunications Sector

In a sector where the next revolution is just around the corner, the Telecoms industry is characterised by high rates of innovation in a rapidly changing technological landscape. This in turn is associated with a vast array of sustainability risks an ...

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Ecocities

Ecocities

The cities of the future are being built today – Can our vision of what the future should look like translate into reality today? Ecocities/Sustainable cities/ecotowns/ecoquarters/green urbanization seems to be the buzzwords for new and existin ...

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The low-carbon diet: 6 principles for how to eat sustainably

The low-carbon diet: 6 principles for how to eat sustainably

Looking for a low-carbon diet instead of low-carb?  If you are interested in saving the world one bite at the time, here are 6 easy steps you can follow. Finally, a diet that lets you eat all the chocolate you want, but still gives you a clear consc ...

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Mining for Treasure Within our Waste: Landfill mining

Mining for Treasure Within our Waste: Landfill mining

Are you ready to do some gold digging? Don't treat waste only as waste. It is time we exploit the vast pool of resources readily available to us, and landfill mining seems to be an obvious solution… For decades, even centuries, humans have treat ...

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On sustainability and shopping

Having joined DNVs Sustainability and Innovation division only this January, I have not yet tired of sustainability-mania. However, I would like to share some sustainability thoughts. While growing up, it was common knowledge that when the Chinese ...

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