Interest in triple bottom line accounting has been growing across for-profit, nonprofit and government sectors. Many businesses and nonprofit organizations have adopted the TBL sustainability framework to evaluate their performance, and a similar approach has gained currency with governments at the federal, state and local levels.
Introducing the Triple Bottom Line. ... That something could be in the shape of the "triple bottom line" – an amalgam of financial results and an assessment of a business's social and environmental impacts. Or, to put it another way: people, planet and profits. ... At an industry level, the same advocates would tell us there is little ...
But by far the biggest impact of mining in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts comes through the area of corporate sponsorship. This comes under the "triple bottom line" social responsibility mandate and is widely celebrated as an award-winning sponsorship success.
The biggest mining super-cycle in recent memory, beginning in the early 2000s and fueled by unprecedented emerging market growth, is now history: Head-counts have been slashed, fleets parked and exploration budgets flattened, with profits falling by 71 percent to $20 billion by 2013.
seeks to outline key sustainability issues in the mining industry and analyze how diversified mining companies have responded to these issues. Using, as a starting point, the social, environmental ... These tenets rest on the concept of the "Triple Bottom Line": that social, economic and
In the late 20th century, a new economics emerged that is still redefining Business Performance. Whereas previously business performance was measured solely by profit (the bottom line on the Profit and Loss Statement), there is now a new principle of the Triple Bottom line.
Triple Bottom Line (TBL) measuring and reporting is a useful tool for policy makers, communities and industry to capture, measure and understand the social, environmental and financial contributions made by an activity in a relatively simple and transparent manner. TBL reporting provides a focus point for industry strategic planning.
"In South Africa, the multiplicity of challenges facing the industry have collectively created a need for companies to review their approach to legal compliance. The time has come to move beyond standard compliance towards a new view of the triple bottom line."
participated in the drafting of South Africa's Country Report on mining to ensure that sustainable mining, aligned with the triple bottom line, is implemented in the country. The Country Report outlines the mining industry's progress against the agreed developmental targets of the
There is a triple bottom line to consider when adopting renewable energy in the mining sector: economical, social and environmental, Chief Technical Officer for Mining at Black & Veatch, Dennis Gibson, tells Energy and Mines.
Triple Bottom Line Assessment of the XVIII Commonwealth Games . Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union. CGA. Commonwealth ... Department of Innovation, Industry and Regional Development. DOI ... This triple bottom line assessment of the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, by Insight...
Triple Bottom Line Reporting May 2008 ... Industry Specific Laura Musikanski, JD, A, CEM [email protected] Benchmarks The Corporate Business Community ... mining project on the Chile-Argentina border presents potentially serious environmental risks to both countries.
A GUIDE TO TRIPLE BOTTOM LINE REPORTING An Association of Australia's senior Finance Executives from the nation's business enterprises. SUSTAINABILITY: A GUIDE TO TRIPLE ... Industry Sector Reporting Company Mining WMC Ltd Rio Tinto Ltd Energy BP Australia Royal Dutch / Shell
The Triple Bottom Line and progress toward Ecological Sustainable Development: Australia's coal mining industry as a case study. 13 Pages. The Triple Bottom Line and progress toward Ecological Sustainable Development: Australia's coal mining industry as a case study. Authors.
opportunity for mining companies since savings derived from more proactive energy management are inextricably linked to profitability. The triple bottom-line imperative The mining sector operates on a massive scale, and accordingly, it is a massive energy consumer. Energy is one of the biggest expenses for mining companies,
sustainability in the mining industry. Key to the argument is the assertion that sustainable, positive peace has value in the mining company–community space. It has potential, through conflict transformation practices, to influence conditions affecting the triple bottom line (TBL) of SD: economic, environment and social (Elkington, 1997). 2.
Triple Bottom Line accounting is widely advanced as a way in which firms can realise broader societal objectives in with national social and environmental accounts to construct numerate 'triple bottom line' accounts for. 135 discrete ..
The Triple Bottom Line: Sustainability's Accounts, Cannibals with activities'. However, if sustainability activities can be linked to Forks. Capstone, Oxford, UK. sustainable, positive peacebuilding practices such as processes of Ernst, Young, 2012.
This paper explores the capacity of New South Wales' planning system to deliver on this shared goal. It does this through an evaluation of the triple bottom line (TBL), as an impact assessment framework, in the context of coal mine development proposals.
This is my first video blog on the Triple Bottom Line (actually my first 'vlog' ever!), and I have decided to use the opportunity to inspire readers (and now viewers) to think about the importance of corporate social responsibility and what it can do for your business, or the business you work for.
Based on a case study analysis of coal mining companies we develop a triple bottom line (TBL) initiatives framework that provides a starting point for mining companies to develop a strategic approach to environmental improvement initiatives that can positively impact all elements of the TBL.
Conceived in the mid-1990s, the TBL concept has blossomed over the last several years, industry experts note. "In recent years, it has been incorporated into thousands of strategic plans," reports Leesa Sluder, founder and president of Triple Bottom Line Consulting LLC in Mooresville, N.C.
Coal mining and CSG exploration and extraction results in massive damage to: ... Increasing the capacity of the NSW coal industry will not only damage the environment and potential employment but also frustrate and foreclose on the development of a low carbon economy. ... d. a triple-bottom-line summary of coal mining: financial, social, and ...
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