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Environment as corporate governance

Environment as corporate governance

The idea of environmental and social governance (ESG) is well established as a strand within the investment world. The environmental bit focuses on the level and sophistication of, for example, management systems, pollution control, resource efficiency and carbon...

Bridging the environmental ‘disclosure gap’

Real time situational awareness to reduce environmental risk and improve environmental performance While consumer IoT applications receive media attention, use of new analytical, data collection and sensing systems will revolutionise industrial environmental...

Sensing environmental risk

Our CEO, Mike Groves has guest blogged for the Digital Catapult, the technology and innovation centre that develops breakthroughs for the UK’s data sharing movement.  The views expressed are his own and are in no way influenced by Topolytics....

Sustainability data – Water Wasted opportunity

The latest Corporate Knights report ‘Measuring Sustainability Disclosure – Ranking the World’s Stock Exchanges’ describes the extent to which publicly listed companies are reporting on employee turnover, energy, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, injury rate, payroll,...

Lets get granular with environmental data

Annual reporting is cyclical, general, historic and…..annual. This is mandated and this is fine as far as it goes. The rules governing financial and strategic reporting are of course well defined and mandatory. The rules governing sustainability reporting –...

Smart city also means smart industry

Smart cities – industry and transparency With cities generating around 80% of global GDP, there is justifiable interest in the application of ‘smart’ technologies that improve transport and urban services, resource efficiency and citizen engagement.   The value of the...

Sustainability reporting – where next?

This piece appears on the UK’s Digital Catapult website: https://www.digitalcatapultcentre.org.uk/sustainability-data-lakes/ The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) continue to make an important...