Former Vice President Al Gore is co-founder and chairman of Generation Investment Management, a partnership that is focused on a new approach to sustainable investing. He is also co-founder and chairman of Current TV, an Emmy Award-winning, independent cable and satellite television news and information network based on viewer-created content and citizen journalism.
Author of the book The Fortune At The Bottom Of The Pyramid, Pralahad was considered one of the the most influential living management thinkers prior to his death in 2010. This page aggregates his many articles from the Harvard Business Review.
Green Research is a research, advisory and consulting firm focusing on clean tech, alternative energy and sustainability. They provide research reports and an active blog on sustainable business and marketing topics.
ESW was founded by sustainable business pioneer Professor Stuart Hart. Building on his work, ESW is focused on the pursuit of tomorrow’s technology and markets—commercialization of next-generation clean technologies and the inclusion of the underserved majority at the base of the world income pyramid (BoP).
GreenBiz Group provides clear, concise, accurate, and balanced information, resources, and learning opportunities to help companies of all sizes and sectors integrate environmental responsibility into their operations in a manner that supports profitable business practices.
The blog of J. Ottman consulting, one of the top green marketing firms in the U.S., which is currently focused within consumer packaged goods marketing and design in products made from biobased and renewable materials.
Pacific-Northwest focused, NBIS provides Businesses and Professionals who are serious about Profitable Sustainability with the connections, skills, tools, programs, and resources that are vital for success in the Green Economy.
In Dot Earth, Andrew C. Revkin examines efforts to balance human affairs with the planet’s limits. Conceived in part with support from a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, Dot Earth tracks relevant developments from suburbia to Siberia.
Sustainable Industries is an independent media company producing its web site, an award-winning bimonthly magazine, industry newsletters, webinar series, and the Sustainable Industries Economic Forums. Their mission is to create a new B2B media experience – informing, inspiring and connecting sustainable business leaders.
The environmental debate has traditionally been characterized as a conflict between economic progress and preservation of the planet. Most TED speakers, however, insist that we can have both -- provided we're smart about it.
Inspired by Sylvia Earle's TED Prize wish, a group of 100 scientists, activists and philanthropists set sail on an epic adventure into the blue. During five days of cruising the Galapagos Islands, we developed a new model of radical collaboration that could significantly impact the way we protect our oceans.
The catchphrase goes, "Make poverty history." But how? These speakers' innovative ideas may convince you to forget the traditional models -- grants, aid, charity -- and consider business, technology and trade instead.
In the last 3,000 years, the history of humankind has been tied to the history of cities. With half of the world's population living in urban settings now, it's urgent that we examine them and update our understanding.