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Fuel cell buses gain prominence at World Economic Forum in Davos

January 29th, 2013 by Daimler

Two Mercedes‑Benz Citaro FuelCELL Hybrid buses with fuel cell technology provided both shuttle and regular services from 23 to 27 January 2013 at the prestigious “World Economic Forum” in Davos, Switzerland. PostAuto Schweiz AG Mercedes‑Benz Citaro FuelCELL Hybrid buses provided an ideal means of transport for the 43rd annual meeting of the charitable foundation where […]

Oxfam warns that extreme wealth is economically inefficient, politically corrosive, socially divisive and environmental destructive

January 20th, 2013 by Oxfam

An explosion in extreme wealth is exacerbating inequality and hindering the world’s ability to tackle poverty, Oxfam warned in a briefing published ahead of the World Economic Forum in Davos this week. The $240 billion (£150 billion) net income in 2012 of the richest 100 billionaires would be enough to make extreme poverty history four […]

2012 Sustainability Yearbook rates sustainable companies globally

January 27th, 2012 by SAM

SAM, the investment boutique focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing, has launched its 9th annual Sustainability Yearbook 2012 (the Yearbook) at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Produced in collaboration with KPMG, one of the world’s leading providers of audit, tax and advisory services, the Yearbook presents the companies recognized as sustainability leaders from the 58 […]