August 21, 2019

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Duke Energy Invests Over $3.6 Million to Build Diverse Workforce of the Future

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 08:16 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - Duke Energy announced today it is awarding over $3.6 million in grants to support 54 innovative workforce development programs across the communities served by the company. Our goal is to build a diverse workforce equipped to help...

Diode Ventures and Tenebris Fiber Agree to Co-Develop Long-Haul Dark Fiber Route in Virginia

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 08:11 PM EST

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - Diode Ventures, a global turnkey asset development company, and Tenebris Fiber, a dark fiber provider in Virginia, have agreed to co-develop an approximate 630-mile network from Virginia Beach, VA to Ashburn, VA to offer dark fiber...

Moody’s Partners With Pyxera Global to Launch Its First Global Pro Bono Program

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 08:04 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - Moodys, in partnership with PYXERA Global, launched a Global Pro Bono program in Beijing, China this week. Moodys Future Solutions will leverage the professional skills of its employees to build the capacity of social impact organizations. The program...

High School Students Earn Aircraft Manufacturing Pre-Apprenticeship Accreditation

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 08:02 PM EST

STRATFORD, Conn., Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - At the closing ceremony for the Teamsters/Sikorsky Career Pathways Program, Teamsters Local 1150 in partnership with Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company (NYSE: LMT), Connecticut State Department of Education and Connecticut Department of Labor, announced the programs newly...

Wells Fargo Releases 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 07:56 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - Wells Fargo Company (NYSE:WFC) today released its 2018 Corporate Responsibility report, Purpose in Action, which details its progress toward social, economic and environmental goals, and announces that the company provided $23 billion in financing in the first...

Dominion Energy and Smithfield Foods Break Ground on Largest Renewable Natural Gas Project in North Carolina

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 07:54 PM EST

CLINTON, N.C., Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - Dominion Energy and Smithfield Foods, Inc. are pleased to announce that the companies are breaking ground on North Carolinas largest renewable natural gas (RNG) project through their joint venture, Align Renewable Natural Gas (RNG)SM. Located in Duplin...

Freeport-McMoRan Wins Product Stewardship Award for Safety

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 07:39 PM EST

Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - Freeport-McMoRan was honored with a Product Stewardship Award from BNSF Railway for the safe transportation of hazardous materials by rail in 2018. Companies receiving the award transported a minimum of 400 loaded tank cars of hazardous materials with zero,...

New Ceres Analysis Calls on Power Sector to Decarbonize Before 2050

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 07:08 PM EST

Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - A newly updated climate scenario analysis framework released today underscores the need for the U.S. power sector to completely decarbonize before 2050 in order to limit global warming to below 1.5 degrees Celsius and stave off the worst impacts...

Duke Energy Grants $205,000 to Seven Projects to Eliminate Blight, Drive Redevelopment and Job Growth in Greater Cincinnati’s Urban Cores

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 06:52 PM EST

CINCINNATI, Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - Duke Energy has announced $205,000 in grants to seven redevelopment projects that aim to stimulate growth, job creation and further investments in Greater Cincinnatis urban cores. The grants are part of the companys Urban Revitalization initiative, which has...

Comcast Announces Initiative With Dell Technologies to Help Close Digital Divide

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 – 06:23 PM EST

HOUSTON, TX, Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - Comcast today announced it has expanded its initiative designed to help close the digital divide for low-income households. As part of its mission to provide digital access for all, Dell Technologies is joining with Comcasts Internet Essentials...

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