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Pursuing environmental sustainability
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2010-05-22) - Report
This report describes findings from research that was conducted with organisations that have put environmental integrity or ecological sustainability at the core of their mission. The basic assumptions of this research are ...
Sustainability reporting matters : what are national governments doing about it?
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2010-12-09) - Report
This paper makes a number of recommendations for national governments and organisations that are responsible for developing guidelines and frameworks for sustainability reporting in the future.
Disclosures on water
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2010-06-08) - Report
Part of a series of research projects which analyses disclosures on areas of non-financial performance by Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) companies. This report examines the reporting quality of 32 companies from the ...
Equal value : can a major Severn tidal power scheme be compatible with enhancing the Natura 2000 Biodiversity Network?
(Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-11-30) - Report
As part of the feasibility study on tidal power project in the Severn Estuary the Sustainable Development Commission lead an investigation into possible approaches to novel habitat compensation.
Accounting for carbon
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2010-11-10) - Report
This report reveals how large emitters in the European Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS) are accounting for emission allowances. The diversity of emission-allowance accounting practices being used in Europe shows carbon ...
Ecological footprinting : accounting for our environmental impact
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2010-08-01) - Report
ACCA held another of its 'Friday Forums' on 2 July 2010 on ecological footprinting. The key points raised at the event are summarised in this paper.
Every child’s future matters
(Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-04) - Report
Following the release of its 'Every child matters' programme, the Department for Children, Schools and Families (now the Department for Education) asked the SDC to explore how the environment might affect the success of ...
Inquiry into generating jobs in the green economy : submission paper by the Sustainable Development Commission
(Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-01-21) - Report
Response from the Sustainable Development Commission Wales to the inquiry by the National Assembly for Wales Enterprise and Learning Committee on generating jobs in the green economy.
Smarter moves : how information communications technology can promote sustainable mobility
(Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-01) - Report
Transport currently accounts for 29% of the UK’s total carbon dioxide emissions, and unlike other major sectors, its emissions continue to rise. But by making more effective use of information communications technology we ...
Embedding sustainable development across government : Environmental Audit Committee inquiry : memorandum of written evidence from the Sustainable Development Commission
(Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-10) - Report
The SDC's written evidence presented to the Parliament's Environmental Audit Committee as part of their investigation into how well sustainable development is being embedded in Government.