SYSTEMIQ is pleased to announce that it has invested in Electron, a UK-based energy tech company.
BioCarbon Engineering, a UK company with the ambition to plant 500 billion trees by 2060 through the use of drones, has received a funding boost of US$2.5 million. The seed investment comes from SYSTEMIQ, and Parrot, a leading European drone group.
SYSTEMIQ was founded on the principle that positive disruption is required to combat climate change. We plan to deploy $20-40m over the next 3 years and are looking for early-stage companies who share our mission-driven agenda. If you share our mission, fit our criteria and are raising money, please reach out to us.
We Can All #PressForProgess on Gender-balanced Leadership for the Global Goals. This week, our new report shows that all of society – as well as the economy and the environment – benefits when more women lead in business.
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SYSTEMIQ offsets its carbon footprint from business operations with the NGO Plant for the Planet.
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The Business & Sustainable Development Commission, a 2-year initiative, formally closed January 2018 in Davos.
We are delighted to share our 2017 highlights in this newsletter.
SYSTEMIQ, Legal & General and Modern Energy invest in UPSIDE ENERGY, the demand-side response platform.
Christmas is approaching - and with it a lot of bittersweet temptations!
With a side event during COP23, acatech together with the EllenMacArthur Foundation and SYSTEMIQ, launched an initiative to implement Circular Economy principles in the Germany industry.
Gender equality in the workplace is key to unlocking significant business growth, and driving positive social and environmental impacts, according to Better Leadership, Better World: Women Leading for the Global Goals, released ahead of International Women’s Day 2018.
Blended finance could be one of the best ways to attract the extra trillion dollars from the private sector to meet the annual US$6 trillion needed to achieve the SDGs.
Business and government must seize the opportunity to halve carbon emissions by 2040 while ensuring economic development and energy access for all, but immediate action is needed to accelerate clean electrification, decarbonization beyond power and energy productivity improvement.
“Better Energy, Greater Prosperity” outlines achievable pathways to reduce carbon emissions while ensuring sustainable economic development and universal access to affordable and reliable energy.
The report "Achieving Growth Within", written by SYSTEMIQ in collaboration with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and sponsored by the SUN Foundation, identifies priority investment opportunities that could provide a major source of regenerative growth and unlock economic, social and environmental benefits, as well as mitigating the risks associated with investing in conventional assets in an era of rapid change.
The new study "The New Plastics Economy: Catalysing Action" by the World Economic Forum and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, with analytical support from SYSTEMIQ, presents an action plan on how concerted action by the industry could drive a transformation of the plastic packaging sector and deliver social, economic and environmental benefits worldwide. The report lays out targeted actions to move the sector from a single-use “Take-Make-Dispose” system to a circular plastics economy, with an increase from 14% to 70% re-use and recycling rates.
The report "Better Business, Better World", overseen by the Business and Sustainable Development Commission with strategic content and secretariat support provided by SYSTEMIQ and the UN Foundation, reveals 60 sustainable and inclusive market "hotspots" in four key economic areas that could create at least USD 12 trillion, worth over 10% of today's GDP.
SYSTEMIQ co-founder Dr. Martin Stuchtey, together with Per-Anders Enkvist, founder of Material Economics, and Dr. Klaus Zumwinkel, President of Deutsche Post Foundation and SUN, are redefining growth in the twenty-first century in their book A Good Disruption.