February 23, 2018

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UPS to Deploy First Electric Truck to Rival Cost Of Conventional Fuel Vehicles

Published: Feb 22, 2018 – 10:35 AM EST

ATLANTA, Feb. 22 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced it plans to deploy 50 plug-in electric delivery trucks that will be comparable in acquisition cost to conventional-fueled trucks without any subsidies - an industry first that is breaking a key barrier to large...

Heineken N.V. Publishes Combined Financial and Sustainability Annual Report 2017

Published: Feb 21, 2018 – 09:38 AM EST

AMSTERDAM, Feb. 21 /CSRwire/ - (GlobeNewswire) - Heineken N.V. today published its combined financial and sustainability Annual Report 2017. HEINEKEN firmly believes in integrating sustainability in its business, therefore the company's sustainability strategy 'Brewing a Better World' is one of its four business...

Xylem Named to Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies

Published: Feb 16, 2018 – 02:18 PM EST

RYE BROOK, N.Y., Feb. 16 /CSRwire/ - Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company, has been ranked number 10 on Barron's inaugural 100 Most Sustainable Companies list, which was announced in its February 3, 2018 issue. Xylem was also ranked...

Can General Counsel Influence Boards to Drive Sustainability?

Published: Feb 15, 2018 – 05:15 PM EST

CHICAGO, Feb. 15 /CSRwire/ - JLL (NYSE: JLL) and the Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC) published an e-guide for general counsel on how to influence board of directors to drive sustainability. This guide aims to inspire and encourage general counsel, board of directors,...

Michigan Is Now Home to the World’s Second ‘Living Building’ Residence

Published: Feb 15, 2018 – 09:00 AM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. , Feb. 15 /CSRwire/ - Tom and Marti Burbeck - in search of truly sustainable living - brought together an architect, builder, green building project consultant and multiple building science engineers to design and build Burh Becc at Beacon Springs....

CSE’s Online Sustainability Academy Initiative Acclaimed As Gold Standard of Corporate Responsibility

Published: Feb 14, 2018 – 03:00 PM EST

CHICAGO, Feb. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF), the largest community foundation in the US and in the world, has honored Nikos Avlonas as 2018 Practitioner of the Year for corporate responsibility together with Google, Inc. The Practitioner of the...

ISSP Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary

Published: Feb 13, 2018 – 08:45 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - The International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP), the world's leading professional association for sustainability professionals, is celebrating this quarter its tenth year in service. Established as a 501(c)(3) in 2008, ISSP was a pioneer in empowering, supporting...

Sustainable Brands to Convene Global Executives at SB’18 Vancouver

Published: Feb 06, 2018 – 12:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands reveals highlights for its upcoming global flagship conference: SB'18 Vancouver. More than 3,000 brand and business leaders will convene June 4 -7 at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia to focus on how...

Covestro Carbon Productivity Innovations Highlighted at GreenBiz18

Published: Feb 06, 2018 – 10:05 AM EST

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - Covestro's scientific breakthroughs on the use of waste carbon and biomass as the raw materials to produce high-performance plastics will be showcased today at GreenBiz18 on the panel "Building a New Carbon Economy: Strategies for Turning Waste Carbon...

AEP’s Clean Energy Strategy Will Achieve Significant Future Carbon Dioxide Reductions

Published: Feb 06, 2018 – 09:45 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) today released a report outlining the company's strategy for a clean energy future. The strategy includes new carbon dioxide emission reduction goals and investments in renewable resources and advanced technologies to enhance...

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