07 Mar '12, 8am

Schwarzenegger, UN leaders unveil virtual platform Sustainia

Schwarzenegger, UN leaders unveil virtual platform Sustainia

For sustainability advocates, the failure of the 2009 Copenhagen climate negotiations to produce a strong global agreement was a major setback to climate action. But a group of businesses and leaders saw an opportunity to change the conversation by focusing on a positive future and by bringing more businesses and people into the discussion. That effort resulted in Sustainia, a concept of the future which will soon be created in a virtual world, former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger announced today in Geneva. The Sustainia initiative involves several elements, including a virtual world featuring sustainable solutions, an annual conference, a major award, an Internet TV channel and a continuously developing list of best practices. "Until now we have been working very much top-down trying to get better conditions for climate issues," said Anders Eldrup, CEO of DONG Ene...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/03/07/sustainia-creates...

Tweets

The Sustainia initiative now has Arnie on board...

businessgreen.com 07 Mar '12, 9am

For sustainability advocates, the failure of the 2009 Copenhagen climate negotiations to produce a strong global agreement...

Where Have All The Leaders Gone?

Where Have All The Leaders Gone?

youngupstarts.com 07 Mar '12, 6am

by Tom Endersbe, co-author of “Three Commitments of Leadership: How Clarity, Stability, and Rhythm Create Great Leaders “ ...

Find out what's Xiaxue take on LEADERS InSolution Masks

Find out what's Xiaxue take on LEADERS InSoluti...

xiaxue.blogspot.com 06 Mar '12, 11pm

Leaders Insolution masks are made of ultra fine and thin silk cellulose, so the neat-cutting mask sheet will fit very snug...

Does Malaysia need a revolutionary programme or committed leaders you can trust? I blogged about this

Does Malaysia need a revolutionary programme or...

1malaysia.com.my 06 Mar '12, 11am

In my last blog I wrote about the importance of stability in our diverse community, and how my 1Malaysia vision is about l...

Today we are loving the @Ferragamo Spring/Summer 2012 virtual trunkshow - take a peek!

Today we are loving the @Ferragamo Spring/Summe...

purseblog.com 07 Mar '12, 6pm

We’ve had a mild winter in NYC, but that doesn’t mean that I don’t wish for warm weather to arrive. The forecast for the n...

Take a virtual tour of the hip new Lucky Strike bowling alley: #luckystrike

Take a virtual tour of the hip new Lucky Strike...

modernluxury.com 09 Mar '12, 1am

The upscale bowling chain Lucky Strike unveils its newest location tonight with a party in support of local non-profit Tip...

Cool on Virtual Power Plants ... but $14,000 pe...

spectrum.ieee.org 15 Mar '12, 3pm

The Danish island of Bornholm , a quiet farming and fishing community of 42 000 in the Baltic Sea, will soon be home to on...