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Low-carbon operations and production: putting training in perspective
The purpose of this paper is mainly to show how training may support low-carbon operations and production management in a more sustainable organizational context. Design/methodology/approach – A conceptual framework to ...
Public policy proposals by the business sector for a low carbon economy in Brazil: energy, transportation, agriculture: executive summary
In order to facilitate the participation of Brazilian companies in the construction and implementation of public policies towards a low-carbon economy in our country, EPC initiated in 2010 a series of studies on the ...
Contingency theory, climate change, and low-carbon operations management
Purpose: Drawing on the theory of contingency, the aim of this work is to understand how supply chain-related contingencies, arising from climate change, are related to changes in the organisational structure of firms. ...
How to advance in the financing of a low-carbon economy in Brazil: analysis of barriers and opportunities in the allocation of financial resources for agriculture and energy sectors
This publication identifies the products and services offered by the financial sector, alongside regulation and incentives determined by the government agents, in the Brazilian transition to a low-carbon economy, while ...
Corporate propositions for public policies for a low-carbon economy in Brazil: industrial processes and waste treatment
Developed alongside the members of the Business for the Climate Platform in 2011, this study made an assessment of the challenges of the transition to a low-carbon economy by the industrial and waste sectors in Brazil.
Corporate propositions for public policies for a low-carbon economy in Brazil: land use change and forests
(Centro de Estudos em Sustentabilidade (FGVces), 2012)
In this study, the Business for the Climate Platform addresses a crucial economic sector for Brazil: land use changes and forests, the most representative in the national emissions inventory. In addition to bringing the ...
Taxonomy and tendencies in sustainable finance: A comprehensive literature analysis
This study identifies the trends in the literature related to Sustainable Finance by means of an exhaustive literature review and a bibliometric analysis of publications taken from the Web of Science database (WoS). A ...
Production and use of electrolytic hydrogen in Ecuador towards a low carbon economy
(ELSEVIER LTD, 2014-01-01)
This paper presents a pre-feasibility study of producing and using electrolytic hydrogen in Ecuador as part of a strategy towards a low carbon economy. Hydrogen could be produced using hydropower either alone or combined ...