E-books: Environment & Business

  • Terms for Endearment: Business, NGOs and Sustainable Development book cover

    Terms for Endearment

    Business, NGOs and Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jem Bendell

    Business and NGOs are seen by many to be locked in a perpetual war of values and ideologies. What this book demonstrates is that the war has moved on. Many companies are now engaging with their stakeholders – even those with which they have traditionally had antagonistic relationships – as part of…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Governance of Integrated Product Policy: In Search of Sustainable Production and Consumption book cover

    Governance of Integrated Product Policy

    In Search of Sustainable Production and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dirk Scheer, Frieder Rubik

    European policy patterns are in a state of transformation. New governance models are shifting power away from states and toward the involvement of all stakeholders and the idea of shared responsibility. It's a move from command and control to push and pull. What's in this new approach for the…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • The Future Makers: A Journey to People who are Changing the World – and What We Can Learn from Them book cover

    The Future Makers

    A Journey to People who are Changing the World – and What We Can Learn from Them, 1st Edition

    By joanna Hafenmayer, wolfgang Hafenmayer

    Are you looking for sense and meaning in your work? Would you like to be successful but expect more in the way of reward and fulfilment than just a paycheque? The Future Makers offers 23 encouraging responses to these questions. It tells the diverse stories of people from around the world who have…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • The Sustainable Business: A Practitioner's Guide to Achieving Long-Term Profitability and Competitiveness book cover

    The Sustainable Business

    A Practitioner's Guide to Achieving Long-Term Profitability and Competitiveness, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan T. Scott

    This is the 2nd edition of The Sustainable Business (2010), winner of The President's Award for Excellence in a Published Body of Work at Kozminski University, Poland.  Recommended for managers, employees, teachers and students, this readable and informative guide explains the importance of…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Development for Engineers: A Handbook and Resource Guide book cover

    Sustainable Development for Engineers

    A Handbook and Resource Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karel Mulder

    It is crucial that engineers – from students to those already practising – have a deep understanding of the environmental threats facing the world, if they are to become part of the solution and not the problem. Is there a way to reconcile modern lifestyles with the compelling need for change?…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises and the Environment: Business Imperatives book cover

    Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises and the Environment

    Business Imperatives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Hillary

    This book tackles a largely neglected topic: small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and their environmental impact. Over 90% of all firms are SMEs. Their importance to the health of national and international economies is recognized. But what of their environmental impact? Individually, this may…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Responsible Investment book cover

    Responsible Investment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rory Sullivan, Craig Mackenzie

    Most investment today is conducted by a relatively small number of institutional investors – pension funds and investment managers – who manage the pensions and saving funds of millions of ordinary people. The manner in which these institutional investors invest and discharge their responsibilities…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge
    The Responsible Investment Series

  • Greenergized: A Business Fable on Clean Energy book cover

    Greenergized

    A Business Fable on Clean Energy, 1st Edition

    By Dennis Posadas

    Renewable energy versus fossil fuels: the debate rages on, worldwide. At stake is nothing less than the protection of our planet from the ravages of climate change. But the costs involved in making the switch to clean energy are daunting. How do we pay for solar and wind energy? Do we scrap all our…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • How Gamification Can Help Your Business Engage in Sustainability book cover

    How Gamification Can Help Your Business Engage in Sustainability

    1st Edition

    By Paula Owen

    Virtually unknown just a few years ago, gamification is fast emerging as a user engagement and behaviour change tool that succeeds where other tactics and strategies have failed. It's the new "business tech trend to watch", and is already being tested in a diverse range of sectors.Not only useful…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Energy Options for Business book cover

    Sustainable Energy Options for Business

    1st Edition

    By Philip Wolfe

    The major environmental impact of most businesses derives from energy usage. The upside of this is that using energy more responsibly improves profitability. A business’s cheapest unit of energy is also the one which is least damaging to the planet: the unit you don't use.There are many ways to…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • How to Engage Youth to Drive Corporate Sustainability: Roles and Interventions book cover

    How to Engage Youth to Drive Corporate Sustainability

    Roles and Interventions, 1st Edition

    By Nicolò Wojewoda

    How to Engage Youth to Drive Corporate Sustainability provides practical, specific recommendations that professionals can adopt to improve engagement of young people and drive forward corporate sustainability efforts.…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

  • The Short Guide to Sustainable Investing book cover

    The Short Guide to Sustainable Investing

    1st Edition

    By Cary Krosinsky

    The vast majority of invested assets do not consider environmental, social or governance (ESG) factors. Socially responsible investing (SRI) emerged to address these challenges, but it remains largely deployed in "negative strategies" such as sector screening, and continues to be a small investment…

    eBook – 2017-09-08
    Routledge

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