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Wyndham Worldwide Receives Second LEED Certification From U.S. Green Building Council

Posted: Jul 29, 2013 – 09:35 AM EST

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Jul. 29 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), one of the world's largest hospitality companies, has received a second silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program for the company's headquarters...

MGM Resorts International Partners with NRG Solar to Launch Commercial Solar Project

Posted: Jul 02, 2013 – 03:30 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Jul. 02 /CSRwire/ - MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG), through its wholly owned subsidiary NRG Solar, today announced the planned installation of one of the largest rooftop solar photovoltaic arrays in the world at the...

BASF, M Street Homes Team Up for Sustainable Construction

Posted: Jun 25, 2013 – 04:14 PM EST

HOUSTON and FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Jun. 25 /CSRwire/ - BASF announced today that through its Center for Building Excellence, it will collaborate with M Street Homes of Houston, Texas, to help it cost-effectively build high-performance homes that are healthier, more durable, and energy...

U.S. Investor Group Joins Global Investors in Tackling Climate Change in Hong Kong

Posted: Jun 12, 2013 – 10:36 AM EST

BOSTON, Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - Amid growing concern that climate change is already having substantial global economic impacts that are certain to grow, a coalition of institutional investors, including the Boston-based Investor Network on Climate Risk (INCR), will meet in Hong Kong June...

Twelve MGM Resorts Las Vegas Properties Cited for Top Environmental Practices by TripAdvisor GreenLeaders

Posted: Apr 25, 2013 – 04:57 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Apr. 25 /CSRwire/ - MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) properties have been awarded a new designation by TripAdvisor, the worlds largest travel website, that helps identify the most environmentally friendly hotels. Twelve MGM Resorts properties on the Las Vegas Strip were...

The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute Receives A $500,000 Grant From The Schmidt Family Foundation

Posted: Apr 23, 2013 – 10:24 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Apr. 23 /CSRwire/ - The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute today announced it has received a $500,000 grant from The Schmidt Family Foundation. The Institute administers the Cradle to Cradle CertifiedCM Product Program to guide the design and manufacture of...

Andersen Corporation Releases Corporate Sustainability Report

Posted: Apr 22, 2013 – 08:00 AM EST

BAYPORT, Minn., Apr. 22 /CSRwire/ - Andersen Corporation announced today the publication of its Corporate Sustainability Report (CSR) for 2012. Available online here, and in print by request, this report provides an update on long-term initiatives and continued innovation that drives the companys...

New National Academies Study Affirms the Value of Green-Building Certification Programs Like Green Globes®

Posted: Feb 21, 2013 – 04:42 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 21 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwire) - A new study prepared for the United States Department of Defense (DoD) confirms the importance of green-building certification programs as tools to reduce energy use and other operational costs. The report, produced by the National...

Fifteen MGM Resorts International Properties Awarded Top Green Key Global Eco-Ratings for Conservation

Posted: Jan 28, 2013 – 03:30 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 28 /CSRwire/ - Fifteen resorts operated by MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) have achieved the prestigious Green Key rating for environmental conservation from the largest sustainable operations certification body in the world. The accomplishment peaks MGM Resorts previous achievement of...

A&R Solar now a Certified B Corporation

Posted: Nov 26, 2012 – 02:00 PM EST

SEATTLE, Nov. 26 /CSRwire/ - AR Solar is proud to be a Certified B Corporation. B Corporations are a new kind of company which uses the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. Certified B Corporations meet higher standards of social...



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