Articles in this issue Article McKinsey on Sustainability & Resource Productivity Number 2 Introduction July 2014 – In this second issue of McKinsey on Sustainability & Resource Productivity, we seek to establish the value of sustainability and to demonstrate how these opportunities can (and are) being captured in a range of industries. Article Profits with purpose: How organizing for sustainability can benefit the bottom line July 2014 – Becoming a sustainability leader requires big changes, but the effort is worth it—in both environmental and economic terms. Report The human factor: Amassing troops for the ‘resource revolution’ July 2014 – Companies on the front lines of the resource revolution need to implement creative talent-management strategies. Article Riding the resource wave: How extractive companies can succeed in the new resource era August 2014 – With economic and social expectations rising in resource-rich countries, extractive companies must re-think how they do business. Article Brave new world: Myths and realities of clean technologies July 2014 – Don’t be fooled by high-profile setbacks. The cleantech sector is gaining steam—with less and less regulatory assistance. Article Unconventional wisdom: Fracturing enters a new era July 2014 – Faced with change on a scale not seen in decades, companies must alter their business plans to accommodate unconventionals or else risk irrelevance. Article - McKinsey Quarterly The disruptive potential of solar power April 2014 – As costs fall, the importance of solar power to senior executives is rising. Article Bioenergy in Europe: A new beginning—or the end of the road? July 2014 – Bioenergy faces challenges in Europe, but there is reason to believe it can make a comeback.