November 15, 2018

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Nornickel’s Copper Plant Sees the Launch of The Sulphur Project

Posted: Sep 24, 2018 – 01:44 PM EST

MOSCOW, Sep. 24 /CSRwire/ - Nornickels most ambitious environmental initiative, The Sulphur Project, aimed at radically improving the environment in its regions of operations, was launched at Nornickels Copper Plant on the 10th September. Present at the ceremony were Nornickels President, Vladimir Potanin,...

The UPS Foundation to Award $2.6 Million in Environmental Grants

Posted: Sep 21, 2018 – 11:55 AM EST

ATLANTA, Sep. 21 /CSRwire/ - The UPS Foundation, which leads global citizenship and philanthropy programs for UPS (NYSE: UPS), announced it will award nearly $2.7 million in grants to preeminent environmental organizations worldwide. The missions of these organizations align with The UPS Foundation...

JetBlue and Airbus Take to the Sky Using Renewable Jet Fuel

Posted: Sep 20, 2018 – 03:17 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 20 /CSRwire/ - JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU) today received its latest A321 aircraft from Airbus U.S. A320 Family production facility in Mobile, Ala. The acceptance flight followed by JetBlues scheduled ferry flight, taking place on September 20, marks JetBlues first-ever flights...

Victory for Rainforest Communities Over Chevron as Ecuador Government Vows to Fight “Illegal” Private Arbitral Award

Posted: Sep 19, 2018 – 02:33 PM EST

QUITO, Ecuador, Sep. 19 /CSRwire/ - Rainforest communities in Ecuador who won a landmark $12 billion environmental judgment against Chevron earned a big victory this week when their countrys Attorney General announced he would seek nullification of an arbitral order obtained by Chevron...

National Forest Foundation Plants a Record 2.6 Million Trees in 2018

Posted: Sep 17, 2018 – 05:15 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont., Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is pleased to announce it has planted more than 2.6 million trees in 2018, the largest number of trees planted in a single year by the NFF. We are thrilled to have...

Consumers Energy Kicks Off Battery Storage Era At Western Michigan University

Posted: Sep 17, 2018 – 02:30 PM EST

KALAMAZOO, Mich., Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy today ushered in a new technology on the campus of Western Michigan University, starting operation of a new large-scale battery that should store enough energy to power 1,000 homes at any time. Advances in battery...

Leading Global Investors Managing $6.4 Trillion Call on Companies to Eliminate Deforestation in South American Cattle Production

Posted: Sep 14, 2018 – 03:31 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - As carbon pollution from global cattle production and tropical deforestation continues its alarming rise, 44 investors with approximately US $6.4 trillion in assets under management today called on companies sourcing beef and related cattle products to mitigate...

Global Conference on Indigenous Solutions for Environmental Challenges Set for November in Canada

Posted: Sep 14, 2018 – 12:24 PM EST

CALGARY, Canada, Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - A major international conference focused on indigenous legal principles, the environment, and the landmark $12 billion pollution judgment won by rainforest communities in Ecuador against Chevron is scheduled to take placeNovember 10-12 in Banff, Canada. The conference...

Unilever and Walmart Announce Forest Sustainability Initiatives at the Global Climate Action Summit

Posted: Sep 13, 2018 – 08:00 PM EST

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sep. 13 /CSRwire/ - Today, at the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) in San Francisco, USA, Unilever committed to supporting work in Sabah, Malaysia as part of the strategy to achieving a deforestation free supply chain and further reducing emissions. Unilever...

Young Champions of the Earth 2018 announced

Posted: Sep 13, 2018 – 11:02 AM EST

‘Amazing new ideas’ on protecting the environment

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