March 29, 2015

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For Earth Day, a Climate Warning

According to the latest Gallup Poll, only about one-third of Americans are greatly worried about global warming. But the scientists who study climate generally are far more concerned about the future. The latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...

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Norfolk Southern Launches $53-Million Energy Innovation Project at Juniata Locomotive Shop

Published: Mar 27, 2015 – 02:00 PM EST

ALTOONA, Pa., Mar. 27 /CSRwire/ - Norfolk Southern today launched a $53-million energy conversion project at its Juniata Locomotive Shop that will substantially reduce carbon emissions and water usage at the 70-acre facility. Norfolk Southern will replace the shop's coal boilers with natural...

Hilton Worldwide Celebrates its Commitment to Living Sustainably with Earth Hour Projects Around the World

Published: Mar 26, 2015 – 01:40 PM EST

MCLEAN, Va., Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) and its portfolio of 12 brands announced today that for the fifth consecutive year, its Team Members and franchisee employees around the world will unite to protect the planet by participating in the...

SCS Global Services Certifies One of the Largest Forest Areas in South Asia Under the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®) Standard

Published: Mar 25, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

LUCKNOW, UTTAR PRADESH, India, Mar. 25 /CSRwire/ - Leading third-party certifier SCS Global Services has announced that Uttar Pradesh Forest Corporation (UPFC) has met all of the requirements necessary to earn certification for responsible forestry under the internationally recognized Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)...

New Book, The 10 Principles of Food Industry Sustainability, Shares Key Steps to a More Sustainable Food Industry

Published: Mar 25, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

BOSTON, MA, Mar. 25 /CSRwire/ - Pure Strategies, Inc., a leading sustainability consulting firm with expertise in food industry sustainability, announced today the publication by Wiley Blackwell of a new book that shares the critical steps to feeding the world's growing population sustainably....

Human Rights Groups Denounce Chevron CEO John Watson Over Citizenship Honor

Published: Mar 24, 2015 – 06:19 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Mar. 24 /CSRwire/ - More than 35 environmental and human rights groups are denouncing the San Francisco Commonwealth Club's decision to bestow Chevron CEO John Watson with a citizenship award slated to be presented April 2nd at the group's annual...

Ray C. Anderson Foundation Awards $100,000 “NextGen” Grant to Net-Works™

Published: Mar 24, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

ATLANTA, G.A., Mar. 24 /CSRwire/ - The Ray C. Anderson Foundation recently awarded a $100,000 "NextGen" grant to the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) who, in partnership with Interface, Inc., has created an innovative program called Net-Works. Net-Works is a cross-sector collaboration designed...

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