Power and utility execs think economy is on the up

Confidence in the global economy has hit a two-year high among power and utility company executives, according a new survey released by accounting firm EY. In its annual Capital Confidence Barometer, 90% of the executives surveyed thought the world’s economy was stable and 67% thought it would improve over the next year. The majority (58%) […]

Two-thirds of execs pay sustainability attention

Two-thirds (70%) of execs claim their companies have made sustainability a permanent fixture on their agenda. A global survey of almost 3,000 executives and managers looked at firms’ attitude towards environmental, economic and societal issues. The study by the Boston Consulting Group and MIT Sloan Management Review suggests an increasing number of firms are taking […]