These films show how Senegal's Forestry service, forest merchants, and other government agents are blocking local governments from playing their legal role in forest management and use.
Trends to Watch is WRI's annual forecast of emerging issues that will have major impacts on environmental coverage in 2008. On climate change: what will happen between COP-13 in Bali, and COP-14 in Poznan? What role will China play? Will we see new legislation and regulations from Congress or the EPA? Where will biofuels and technology go? Where will the water come from? WRI President Jonathan Lash makes his predictions at the National Press Club.
p style="text-indent: 0.5in" class="MsoNormal">WRI President Jonathan Lash has been named to the 100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics listing by Ethisphere Magazine, a new "global publication dedicated to illuminating the important correlation between ethics and profit." The list, which will appear in the Q4 issue available in December, recognized individuals for "inspiring change in business ethics."
The Business Case for Corporate Use of Renewable Energy in Europe
This WRI policy brief gives an overview of the benefits that are motivating businesses in Europe to switch to renewable energy.
A renewable energy guide for office and retail companies
A practical resource for companies that want to "green" their energy supply but don't know how....
A Service Sector Guide to Greenhouse Gas Management
A guide on managing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions that details the various steps necessary to manage, track, and reduce GHG emissions.
The Business Case for Green Power
Describes the business case for companies to use renewable resources to meet their energy needs.
Renewable Energy Certificates
This installment provides an introduction to RECs for corporate energy users. The publication defines RECs, their business benefits, and their similarities to other renewable energy products. It also makes suggestions for purchase strategy and policy.