Sign up to our newsletter below.

First name
Last name
Email
Company
Job Title
Industry
We see you're using an obsolete browser. For a better experience when browsing The New Economy, and for a better web, please consider switching to a newer browser. For more information on popular browsers please see browsehappy.com.
Digital editions
Link to digital editions
Link to The New Economy Awards 2014

Insights

Just when Google thought it was safe to enter the water to lay its giant internet cable between the US and Japan, it discovered it must contend with the ocean’s top predator

The sharks that are biting into Google’s cable systems

Just when Google thought it was safe to enter the water to lay its giant internet cable between the US and Japan, it discovered it must contend with the ocean’s top predator

Latest Reports

Link to healthcare microsite Link to renewables microsite Link to sustainability microsite Link to empowerment microsite
Social network participation among Fortune 500 CEOs Positive trends point to a US embrace of solar power

Energy

Energy In its latest triumph to protect the environment, Costa Rica has been powered completely by hydropower for over 75 consecutive days

Costa Rica runs only on renewable energy

In its latest triumph to protect the environment, Costa Rica has been powered completely by hydropower for over 75 consecutive days

Concerning:
Energy Queensland's new state government has cleared plans by two mining companies to expand a coal port for projects in the Galilee Basin

Queensland backs coal port expansion

Queensland’s new state government has cleared plans by two mining companies to expand a coal port for projects in the Galilee Basin

Energy Record-breaking attempt could show the way for a cleaner and more sustainable future of air travel

Solar plane embarks on round-the-world flight

Record-breaking attempt could show the way for a cleaner and more sustainable future of air travel

Energy A Nairobi-based business has transformed the way energy is consumed by utilising mobile phones to offer pay-as-you-go solar power

Pay-as-you-go solar power lights up Africa

A Nairobi-based business has transformed the way energy is consumed by utilising mobile phones to offer pay-as-you-go solar power

Energy Major oil pipeline blocked by Obama over environmental concerns, enraging Republicans

Obama blocks controversial Keystone XL pipeline

Major oil pipeline blocked by Obama over environmental concerns, enraging Republicans

Concerning:
Energy Globe Specialty Metals and Grupo FerroAtlántica will combine their businesses in a $3.1bn all-stock merger

Metals and mining giants announce $3.1bn merger

Globe Specialty Metals and Grupo FerroAtlántica will combine their businesses in a $3.1bn all-stock merger

Energy The alleged Petrobras scandal - the concept of backhanders - is not a new phenomenon. So how do large firms get away with it for so long?

Oil and gas companies exposed to temptation | Video

The alleged Petrobras scandal – the concept of backhanders – is not a new phenomenon. So how do large firms get away with it for so long?

Energy It’s not a great time for the oil industry with the drop in oil prices and the corresponding cut backs in investments by big oil companies

Corruption is inefficient | Video

It’s not a great time for the oil industry with the drop in oil prices and the corresponding cut backs in investments by big oil companies

Energy A new study has announced that 80 percent of the world’s ocean bound plastic waste pours in from just 20 countries, with China and Indonesia topping the list

World’s worst marine polluters named and shamed

A new study has announced that 80 percent of the world’s ocean bound plastic waste pours in from just 20 countries, with China and Indonesia topping the list

Energy Studies show that individual and collective commitments to remove deforestation from the supply chain are growing, just not fast enough

Fight against deforestation must speed up

Studies show that individual and collective commitments to remove deforestation from the supply chain are growing, just not fast enough

Energy A new Global Canopy Programme initiative outlines the impact of deforestation and analyses which names are doing the most to eliminate the issue from the supply chain

Forest 500 identifies companies fighting deforestation

A new Global Canopy Programme initiative outlines the impact of deforestation and analyses which names are doing the most to eliminate the issue from the supply chain

Energy Russia’s annexation of Crimea has prompted the EU to reconsider its energy ambitions

Energy union: EU must diversify away from Putin’s ruthless politicking

Russia’s annexation of Crimea has prompted the EU to reconsider its energy ambitions

<< Older posts