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Arby’s Exceeds ‘15% By 2015’ Energy Reduction Goal

Posted: Mar 31, 2016 – 02:51 PM EST

ATLANTA, Mar. 31 /CSRwire/ - Arbys Restaurant Group, Inc. (ARG), parent company of the franchisor of the Arby brand, announced that as of Dec. 31, 2015, it reached 15.2 percent total energy reduction per company-owned restaurant from a 2011 baseline, exceeding the 15...

HP Commits to 100 Percent Renewable Electricity

Posted: Mar 30, 2016 – 12:10 PM EST

PALO ALTO, Mar. 30 /CSRwire/ - HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) today bolstered its longtime commitment to sustainability by pledging to achieve 100 percent renewable electricity usage in global operations. As part of this goal, HP is joining RE100, a global initiative of top...

HanesBrands Has Five Additional Manufacturing Plants Achieve U.S. EPA Recognition for Energy Efficiency Gains

Posted: Mar 25, 2016 – 03:39 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Mar. 25 /CSRwire/ - HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI) announced today that five additional company manufacturing plants have earned U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Challenge for Industry awards by reducing energy use by an average 18 percent. To date, 23 of the...

Solar Installation Complete Atop Future IKEA Las Vegas; Will Be Nevada's Largest Single-Use Retail Array When Store Opens May 18

Posted: Mar 23, 2016 – 10:51 AM EST

LAS VEGAS, Mar. 23 /CSRwire/ - IKEA, the worlds leading home furnishings retailer, yesterday announced that the solar installation is complete atop its Las Vegas store opening May 18, 2016. Once commissioned, the project will be the largest single-use retail rooftop solar array...

Sustainable Brands and South Pole Group Partner on Renewable Energy to Create the Events of the Future

Posted: Mar 22, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

ZURICH, Switzerland and SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Mar. 22 /CSRwire/ - Leading sustainability solutions provider South Pole Group will guarantee that a series of live events in the Sustainable Brands Global Conference Network will be fully powered by renewable energy. This will entail taking...

Houston Bike Share Adds New Station with Gift from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club

Posted: Mar 22, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

HOUSTON, Mar. 22 /CSRwire/ - Residents, commuters and visitors in Houston will now have more choices for ecological and sustainable alternatives to get around, thanks to a $50,000 grant from the Green Mountain Energy Sun Club to Houston Bike Shares B-Cycle program, which...

Ingersoll Rand Shares Smart Building Insights at 2016 Building Energy Summit

Posted: Mar 21, 2016 – 05:19 PM EST

DAVIDSON, N.C., Mar. 21 /CSRwire/ - Owen Smith, director, energy policy and strategy, Center for Energy Efficiency Sustainability (CEES) at Ingersoll Rand (NYSE: IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, shared insights at the 2016 Building Energy Summit in...

UPS Invests $100 Million in Compressed Natural Gas, CNG Vehicles and Related Infrastructure

Posted: Mar 15, 2016 – 02:00 PM EST

ATLANTA , Mar. 15 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced plans to build an additional 12 compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations and add 380 new CNG tractors to its growing alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet. The CNG fueling stations and vehicle...

Ceres Commends U.S.-Canadian Agreement on Climate and Energy and the Arctic

Posted: Mar 11, 2016 – 03:27 PM EST

BOSTON, Mass., Mar. 11 /CSRwire/ - The nonprofit sustainability advocacy organization Ceres issued the following statement today in support of the announcement by President Obama and Prime Minister Trudeau of Canada on climate, energy and Arctic leadership. From Mindy Lubber, Ceres president and...

National Grid U.S. Continues Support for EPA’s Clean Power Plan Despite Supreme Court Ruling

Posted: Feb 15, 2016 – 03:13 PM EST

WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 15 /CSRwire/ - National Grid issued a statement today responding to the Supreme Courts decision to stay the Clean Power Plan while litigation proceeds. In a 5-4 decision, the court halted enforcement of the plan until after legal challenges are...

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