This paper undertakes an international comparison of global sustainability tools and examines their characteristics and differences.
If you are looking for a simple, yet comprehensive, sustainability self-assessment tool, help is at hand. The free, open-source Basic Sustainability Assessment Tool (BSAT)... Read More
Snapshots of 2016 data on real estate portfolios, _real estate debt portfolios and infrastructure.
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An industry-driven organization that assesses the environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of real assets globally, including real estate portfolios, real... Read More
Theis program evaluates buildings against industry best practices
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This tool monitors six key performance indicators to help track and report efficiency improvements to achieve environmental goals and save money on operating costs.
Because water is essential for nearly every human endeavor, all businesses are in the water business. With climate change, economic growth and population growth putting... Read More
The Facility Social and Labor Module (still in Beta testing phase) is appropriate for any tier of manufacturing. It measures facility-level social impacts and the efficacy... Read More
This tool applies benchmarking to enable institutional investors to extend ESG integration to their real estate debt investments.
This tool assesses climate and energy benefits of new building developments and was developed by the IFC arm of the World Bank Group (they liaise mainly with the private... Read More
Energy code compliance often requires more than a list of basic requirements. In many cases, additional information is needed to better understand the intent of and need... Read More
A context-based metric for assessing the ecological sustainability of an organization’s water use.Based on the context-based approach to sustainability measurement and... Read More
MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX® is an independent textile label for highlighting consumer products and semi-finished products at all levels of the textile chain that are made... Read More