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The World’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies 2016

BMW (Germany) is the most sustainable company on earth this year, according to The Corporate Knights Most Sustainable Companies of 2016 list. It is followed by Dassault Systemes (France) and Outotec (Finland) in second and third position, respectively. The Global 100 list is based on an extensive analysis of more than 4,600 major listed corporations. Global organisations with a …
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The World’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies

Biogen Idec (US) is the most sustainable company on earth this year, according to The Corporate Knights Most Sustainable Companies of 2015 list. It is followed by Allergan (US) and Adidas (Germany) in second and third position, respectively. The Global 100 list is based on an extensive analysis of more than 4,600 major listed corporations. All listed companies …
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The World’s Most Respected Companies

Apple picks up top honors in Barron’s annual ranking of the world’s most respected companies. Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett’s investment conglomerate, is next up, followed in third place by Boeing (BA), which made a dramatic leap from 26th in 2013. The aircraft maker and defense contractor picked up points for its prodigious cash flow and …
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The World’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies

Novo Nordisk (Denmark) is the most sustainable company on earth this year, according to The Corporate Knights Most Sustainable Companies of 2012 list. It is followed by Natura Cosmeticos (Brazil) and Statoil ASA (Norway) in second and third position, respectively. Some of the things measured were how much carbon emissions and waste is produced by companies, …
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The New Sustainability Champions

The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), jointly with the World Economic Forum (WEF), has just published the report “Redefining the Future Growth: The New Sustainability Champions.” The report highlights innovative business practices from companies originating and operating in emerging markets. By focusing on a group of 16 exemplary companies dubbed the “New Sustainability Champions,” the report …
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Repsol YPF and Telefonica Among World’s Greenest Corporations

Spanish oil and gas giant Repsol YPF has been recognized as a leader in the Oil & Gas sector in the 2011 edition of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes, obtaining the highest score out of 12 oil companies included in the global index. Spanish telecommunications behemoth Telefónica, meanwhile, was rated the best in class on …
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Inditex, Iberdrola and Repsol among World’s Most Sustainable Corporations

Norwiegan Petrol giant Statoil heads the 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World 2011. Second, third and fourth place, respectively, are occupied by Johnson & Johnson, the Danish biotech group Novozymes and Nokia. The ranking also features En three Spansih companies: Inditex, in 33rd place, Iberdrola, in 39th, and Repsol, in 89th. The 2011 Global …
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Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World 2010

General Electric Company (US) tops this year’s edition of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World 2010 index, published by CSR magazine Corporate Knights. PG & E Corp. and Dutch company Tnt Nv. take second and third spot, respectively. Iberdrola is the only Spanish company to appear in the index. This widely-respected international …
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