Tag Archives: Brands

Sustainability: Say the Words!

‘Don’t Let the Perfect Be the Enemy of the Good’  There can be a nervousness amongst brands and organisations only just emerging into the eco and ethical arena, wary of communicating sustainability credentials and policies for fear of laser-like scrutiny … Continue reading

Posted in Sustainability: Say the Words | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Nigeria to New York; catwalk to city

Recent weeks have seen a few more of my journalism and blogging pieces published and I have provided a brief update menu of articles below, with links to original copy. Power and the Promise of the Grand Transition Summary: Why the Grand Transition … Continue reading

Posted in Articles + Blogs (Misc) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Greening the footprint of Big Data

A version of this article first appeared in a Special Report on ‘Low-Carbon Business’, published in The Times, 3 September, 2012. What do New York, Oregon, Colorado and North Carolina have in common with Norway, Finland, Iceland and New Zealand? … Continue reading

Posted in Articles: The Times | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Are we ready to shop for a low-carbon future?

A version of this article first appeared in a Special Report on ‘Low-Carbon Business’, published in The Times, 3 September, 2012. When political leadership on sustainability matters appears absent, uncertain, inconsistent, or insufficient, who sets the low-carbon agenda? Is it … Continue reading

Posted in Articles: The Times | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Rise of the Smart City consumer

A version of this article first appeared in a Special Report on ‘Smart Cities’, published in The Times, 7 June, 2012. Sustainability is a modern business-model essential, not merely a wish-list desirable. Why? Ask any of the 1,000 thought-leaders and … Continue reading

Posted in Articles: The Times | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment