Recommended Reading

There are a number of articles / books / online resources that provide more detailed information about different aspects of Green Business. Below is the list of such resources that are recommended for GBC members:

Corporate Sustainability

  • Global Corporate Renewable Energy Index (CREX) 2011. Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Vestas Wind Systems A/S.

Green Buildings

  • Green Partners in Community and Economic Development. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
  • A Primer on Green Building: The Current Landscape for Homeowners and Developers, and a Discussion of Using Green Building Tactics in Affordable Hoursing Developments. Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina.
  • The Economics of Green Building. Eicholtz, Piet, Nils Kok and John M. Quigley.

Cleantech & Renewable Energy

  • Bloomberg New Energy Finance Investing League Tables
  • Cellular and the Smart Grid: A Brand New Day. Torchia, Marcus and Usman Sindhu.
  • Energy Efficiency Program Management. Harris Williams & Co.
  • A Selective Primer on Energy Efficiency. Timothy Smith, University of Minnesota.
  • The Low Carbon Menu. Doug Houseman, Enernex
  • Green Investing 2011: Reducing the Cost of Financing. World Economic Forum.
  • Investing in Climate Change: Exploring Risk and Return. Deutsche Bank Climate Change Advisors.
  • Levelized Cost of Energy Analysis. Lazard.