Why go green? To save money, say businesses

Businesses across the globe are moving towards more sustainable practices in an effort to drive down costs, according to a new survey. Cost management is the key driver for firms adopting environmentally and socially sustainable business practices, it found – followed by customer demand and because it’s the “right thing to do”. More than 2,500 […]

Cleantech bucks bleak economic trend

The cleantech sector is bucking the economic doom and gloom with the majority of business leaders expecting positive prospects over the next year. More than 68% of cleantech businesses expect their revenues to go up in the next 12 months compared with half (52%) of businesses globally. A similar percentage (62%) expects profits to rise […]