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Ending poverty sits at the heart of the Tata Group

Ending poverty sits at the heart of the Tata Group

In September 2015, the United Nations adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with 2030 as the target year. The goals set an ambition for a safe and sustainable future for everyone, especially for the less privileged passengers aboard ‘S ...

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Blockchain will underpin our future energy system

Blockchain will underpin our future energy system

Blockchain today might be like the internet in 1993: even though most of us don't know what it is, a decade from now you will wonder how society ever functioned without it. Blockchain is the technology behind the digital currency bitcoin. It is a ...

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Scaling finance for renewable energy

Scaling finance for renewable energy

Could scaling finance models speed up the deployment of renewable energy? DNV GL's recent Future of Spaceship Earth report found the transition from fossil fuels to clean energy will not be fast enough to meet the climate targets set out in the UN S ...

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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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What's next for the oil and gas industry?

What's next for the oil and gas industry?

Last week I attended the ONS conference in Stavanger, Norway. The theme of ONS2016 was "transition", focusing on the evolution from an oil and gas-fuelled world to a low-carbon reality. The transition has already come far when it comes to publi ...

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Crowd-sourcing of sustainable business opportunities open now: Submit your ideas!

Crowd-sourcing of sustainable business opportunities open now: Submit your ideas!

Digital innovation stream will help map the world’s biggest opportunities out of global risks  Great ideas come from all walks of life, which is why the Global Opportunity Network is launching a crowd-sourced, digital innovation stream to help ...

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Why Women Rock the System

Why Women Rock the System

Three reasons women will pave the way for a new type of leadership. By Project Director of the Global Opportunity Network Marianne Haahr. Global Opportunity Network Project Director Marianne Haahr When the UN Global Compact, DNV GL and Monday M ...

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The Future of Spaceship Earth

The Future of Spaceship Earth

What will the planet look like in 2050? What does the future hold for your part of the world? Will we meet the SDGs? Gaze into the future with DNV GL’s new Spaceship Earth forecasting model to answer these questions and more. ...

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The 15 greatest opportunities out of five critical global sustainability risks

The 15 greatest opportunities out of five critical global sustainability risks

The 2016 Global Opportunity Report identifies the world’s biggest threats and what we can do about them, from loss of ocean biodiversity to antibiotics in agriculture. ...

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How to fight the biggest challenge ahead: Fear of the future

How to fight the biggest challenge ahead: Fear of the future

This week presents one example of a new mindset and a new optimism. It is the launch of the 2016 Global Opportunity Report. As a counterpart to the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks report, this report seeks to turn the world’s biggest risks into its greatest opportunities. ...

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