February 21, 2019

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Duke Energy Earns EEI's ‘Emergency Recovery Award’ for Power Restoration Efforts in Carolinas After Hurricane Florence

Published: Feb 18, 2019 – 10:55 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 18 /CSRwire/ - Duke Energy has received the Edison Electric Institute's (EEI) "Emergency Recovery Award" for the company's outstanding power restoration efforts after Hurricane Florence hit North Carolina and South Carolina in September 2018. The Emergency Recovery Award is given...

Consumers Energy Foundation Calls for Planet Awards Applications Supporting Michigan’s Natural Resources with $500,000

Published: Feb 18, 2019 – 10:28 AM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Feb. 18 /CSRwire/ - The Consumers Energy Foundation is strengthening its commitment to Michigan's environment by announcing new plans to provide $500,000 to nonprofits for projects aiming to preserve, restore and protect Michigan's natural resources. The first Planet Awards will provide...

National Grid Seeks Approval of Revolution Wind Contract in Rhode Island

Published: Feb 15, 2019 – 11:59 AM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Feb. 15 /CSRwire/ - National Grid filed for regulatory approval of a 20-year contract for energy from a new, 400 MW offshore wind farm - Revolution Wind. The project, originally developed by Providence-based Deepwater Wind, has since been acquired by Orsted,...

Chevron and U.S. Law Firm Gibson Dunn Face Possible DOJ Probe Over Witness Bribery and Fraud in Pollution Case

Published: Feb 15, 2019 – 11:50 AM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 15 /CSRwire/ - Chevron and its U.S. law firm Gibson Dunn & Crutcher are facing new allegations the company engaged in witness bribery and obstruction of justice in the U.S. to thwart collection of a $12 billion Ecuador pollution judgment...

Southern California Edison Files 2019 Wildfire Mitigation Plan

Published: Feb 15, 2019 – 11:39 AM EST

ROSEMEAD, Calif., Feb. 15 /CSRwire/ - Southern California Edison today filed its proposed 2019 Wildfire Mitigation Plan with the California Public Utilities Commission. The plan is intended to address and greatly reduce fire ignitions caused by utility infrastructure. It also is intended to...

Texas Sun Powers New Green Mountain Energy Go Local Solar Plan

Published: Feb 14, 2019 – 11:02 AM EST

HOUSTON, Feb. 14 /CSRwire/ - Electricity customers across the state can let their Texas pride shine while showing the planet some love with a new solar plan. Green Mountain Energy has launched its first electricity plan that lets customers power their homes with...

Smithfield Foods Donates $25,000 to Expand Environmental Sustainability Research

Published: Feb 14, 2019 – 11:00 AM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Feb. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., is pleased to announce a donation of $25,000 to continue its partnership with the University of Minnesota's NorthStar Initiative for Sustainable Enterprise (NorthStar), a nonprofit research entity...

African Private Sector Leaders Take the Lead to Rewrite Africa’s Healthcare Narrative With Support From African Heads of State

Published: Feb 13, 2019 – 04:45 PM EST

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - The Africa Business: Health Forum continues to receive support and endorsement from Heads of States and business leaders across Africa with the event taking place tomorrow, February 12th in Addis Abba, Ethiopia Director General of the...

Comerica Ranked No. 40 Most Sustainable Company in the World by Corporate Knights

Published: Feb 13, 2019 – 03:56 PM EST

DALLAS, Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) has been recognized as one of the 2019 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights, a media and investment research company. Corporate Knights released its 15th annual list of the world's 100 most sustainable...

Gildan Joins Top Companies to Drive Business Ethics

Published: Feb 13, 2019 – 11:00 AM EST

MONTREAL, Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - Gildan has joined Ethisphere's Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA); a global community of companies who recognize the value of ethical leadership and who are working together to move forward with ethics and integrity. "Being part of a collaborative...



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