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Special Norfolk Southern Locomotives Help Atlantans Breathe Easier

Published: Sep 04, 2015 – 02:21 PM EST

ATLANTA, Sep. 04 /CSRwire/ - With Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal on hand to celebrate the success of a public-private partnership for cleaner air, Norfolk Southern today unveiled the nation's first of a new class of rail yard locomotives developed with federal funding assistance...

Green Mountain Energy Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction among New York Electricity Providers by J.D. Power

Published: Sep 04, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Sep. 04 /CSRwire/ - Green Mountain Energy Company, the nation's longest serving renewable energy retailer, earned the top score for customer satisfaction in New York as reported in the J.D. Power 2015 Retail Electric Provider Residential Customer Satisfaction StudySM. The...

General Mills Announces New Commitment on Climate Change

Published: Aug 31, 2015 – 09:30 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., Aug. 31 /CSRwire/ - General Mills announced today a commitment to reduce absolute greenhouse gas emissions by 28 percent across its full value chain - from farm to fork to landfill - over the next 10 years. The commitment was calculated...

World Water Week and Beyond

Published: Aug 26, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

DENVER, Aug. 26 /CSRwire/ - Water is vital to all life on earth. Our bodies need water to function and sustain us through activities like agriculture, manufacturing, energy generation and mining. Few resources are more important than water, and at Newmont we remain...

Seventh Generation Introduces Energy Smart Laundry and Dishwasher Detergents

Published: Aug 24, 2015 – 08:22 AM EST

BURLINGTON, VT, Aug. 24 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Seventh Generation, a leading household and personal care company, today launched Energy Smart, a new line of laundry and dishwasher detergents. The products are designed to save consumers energy and money, while also helping to...

Survey from Tetra Pak and Global Footprint Network Shows Climate Concerns Drive Packaging Choices

Published: Aug 13, 2015 – 12:00 AM EST

Denton, TX, Aug. 13 /CSRwire/ - Despite the staggering rate of global natural resource consumption, resource constraints are still not a top of mind issue for Americans. However when knowledge and information is shared around resource scarcity, consumer attitudes, actions, and perceptions shift,...

WWF and Partners Secure Protection for Critical Sumatran Rain Forest

Published: Aug 12, 2015 – 03:08 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12 /CSRwire/ - One of the last places on Earth where Sumatran elephants, tigers and orangutans coexist in the wild has received long-term protection. The Indonesian Ministry of Forestry approved a conservation concession - a lease of the land - covering...

Equitable Origin to Apply Social, Environmental Standards and Certification to Renewable Energy Projects

Published: Aug 11, 2015 – 07:30 AM EST

NEW YORK, Aug. 11 /CSRwire/ - The world's first independent standards and certification system for oil and gas production is expanding into renewable energy, Equitable Origin (EO) announced today. The international nonprofit organization believes that setting social and environmental standards and certifying responsible...

3BL Media Hashtag Series Celebrates World Water Week, Aug. 23-28

Published: Aug 10, 2015 – 11:30 AM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Aug. 10 /CSRwire/ - While many of us won't be able to attend the 25th World Water Week in Stockholm later this month, that doesn't mean we can't talk about global water issues. The team at 3BL Media is instead heading...

Define Water’s Future - Join Global Experts for Catalyst: Virtual Town Halls Beginning Aug 11

Published: Aug 10, 2015 – 11:25 AM EST

- Can California — and global society — reshape civic institutions, infrastructure, and practices to thrive in an era of water scarcity? - Water leaders, farmers, engineers, policy makers, students, the media, and the public are invited to join the conversation - Next...



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