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Investors Secure Groundbreaking Corporate Commitments to Protect Forests, Reduce Carbon Emissions

by Ceres  (Aug. 14, 2014)

In response to nearly 150 climate-related resolutions filed by institutional investors during the 2014 proxy season, 20 major international corporations have committed to set goals to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions or sustainably source palm oil –a leading driver of global deforestation, which causes nearly 20 percent of global ...

ECHA publishes an illustrative example of exposure scenarios for communication in the supply chain

by European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)  (Aug. 4, 2014)

The Agency has published an illustrative example of exposure scenarios for a hypothetical hazardous substance to be annexed to a safety data sheet. The main objective of the publication is to promote ways of efficiently communicating on the safe use of chemicals down the supply chain. The new publication is organised in three parts. In part one, ...

First-Of-Its-Kind Report Ranks U.S. Electric Utility Companies’ Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency Performance

by Ceres  (Jul. 24, 2014)

As the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) prepares for July 29th – August 1st listening sessions on its Clean Power Plan for existing power plants, a new report from Ceres and Clean Edge ranks the nation’s largest electric utilities and their local subsidiaries on their renewable energy sales and energy efficiency savings. The ...

Case IH Produces 150,000th Magnum Tractor

by Case IH - a division of CNH Global  (Jul. 10, 2014)

The 150,000th Case IH Magnum tractor was recently produced at the Case IH Racine, Wisconsin, plant. Each Magnum is unique and custom-built, allowing producers to select components to best meet the needs of their operation. Today’s Magnum lineup offers 180 to 380 rated horsepower, an improved operator environment and ...

UNEA Provides New Momentum to Financing the Green Economy

by United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)  (Jun. 27, 2014)

An international symposium on Financing the Green Economy convened world environment leaders, policy-makers and financial experts this week at the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) to identify smart policies and instruments that can be mobilized to finance the green economy transition. The symposium's green economy financing theme is ...

Eaton Recognized for Corporate Social Responsibility Efforts in China

by Eaton Corporation  (Dec. 30, 2013)

Power management company Eaton has received two recent recognitions for its corporate social responsibility (CSR) efforts in China: The “Golden Bee CSR Report Evergreen Award” for its 2012 China Sustainability Report, and being ranked among the top 10 in the “2013 China CSR Honor Roll” Top 100 Enterprises. ...

Eaton Named to the “100 Best Corporate Citizens” List for the Seventh Consecutive Year By Corporate Responsibility Magazine

by Eaton Corporation  (May 1, 2014)

Power management company Eaton today announced that it has been named one of Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine’s “100 Best Corporate Citizens” for the seventh consecutive year. “At Eaton, our culture of doing business right includes being transparent in how we carry out our commitments to customers, shareholders, ...

`Sustainability Report 2014` Published to Describe Panasonic`s Newest CSR and Environmental Activities

by Panasonic Electric Works Europe AG  (Aug. 20, 2014)

Panasonic Corporation released information on annual social and environmental initiatives on its corporate website on August 20, 2014. This is in accordance with the core option of the G4 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines, which were newly published by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). It explains Panasonic's CSR/environmental management ...

Governing for Sustainability

by GLOBE Foundation  (Apr. 30, 2014)

Citizens who expect their governments to lead on sustainability have been badly disappointed in recent years. Due to a succession of largely ineffectual international climate conferences and the failure of many nations to pass meaningful climate legislation, progress in governance for sustainability has been lackluster at best.   So ...

RWE AG publishes its 2013 sustainability report

by RWE AG  (Apr. 7, 2014)

Sustainability is core business if we want to be a partner of society as a whole”, says RWE CEO Peter Terium in the introductory interview to the report. “And we are moving forward. Our CO2 emissions have come down and we have increased our energy efficiency. We have continued to operate at a high level in areas where we have been ...

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