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Renewable/Alternative Energy is any naturally occurring, theoretically inexhaustible source of energy, such as biomass, solar, wind, tidal, wave, and hydroelectric power that is not derived from fossil or nuclear fuel.


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Nearly DKK 10bn for the Green Transformation in 10 Hours

Published: Nov 17, 2017 – 08:27 AM EST

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Nov. 17 /CSRwire/ - Investor demand was massive when Ørsted yesterday launched its first green bonds. In just 10 hours, the bonds were sold for EUR 1.25 billion, almost DKK 10 billion. The money will be invested in new and existing...

New Survey Shows Strong Global Support for Green Energy

Published: Nov 14, 2017 – 12:13 PM EST

Coal and oil are still the world’s main energy sources, but there’s massive public support for a green future. According to a new survey, people across all ages, political standpoints, education and geographies are in favour of a shift to green energy.

UPS and NYSERDA to Convert UPS Diesel Delivery Trucks in NYC to Electric

Published: Nov 09, 2017 – 01:05 PM EST

ATLANTA, Nov. 09 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE: UPS) and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) today announced that new technology will be developed to convert UPS package delivery vehicles from diesel to electric. UPS and Unique Electric Solutions LLC...

Social Enterprise Turns to Impact Investor to Help Bring Energy Efficiency to Low-income Communities

Published: Oct 30, 2017 – 07:27 PM EST

CHICAGO, Oct. 30 /CSRwire/ - Bringing broad-based energy-efficiency, water conservation and renewable energy improvements to existing multifamily low-income housing is a daunting task. While state and utility incentives help in many cases, finding capital to pay the remaining costs has proven to be...

National Grid’s Dean Seavers Joins National Commission to Slash Transportation Energy Use by Half

Published: Oct 26, 2017 – 02:29 PM EST

WALTHAM, MA, Oct. 26 /CSRwire/ - Dean Seavers, U.S. President of National Grid, will co-chair a national commission launched today by the Alliance to Save Energy that will develop recommendations to reduce energy use in the U.S. transportation sector by 50 percent by...

Landsec Leads the Way with Science-Based Targets

Published: Oct 10, 2017 – 05:00 AM EST

The UK’s largest commercial property company creates energy efficiency programmes using the best available science. Tom Idle reports…

“Our Vision Is a World That Runs Entirely on Green Energy”

Published: Oct 09, 2017 – 04:00 AM EST

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Oct. 09 /CSRwire/ - Following a profound strategic transformation from black to green energy and recent divestment of the oil and gas business, the Danish energy company DONG Energy is changing its name to Ørsted and boosting their vision for a...

From Black to Green: DONG Energy Is Becoming Ørsted

Published: Oct 03, 2017 – 11:31 AM EST

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - Following our profound strategic transformation from black to green energy and the recent divestment of the upstream oil and gas production, the name DONG Energy does not fit our company anymore. Consequently, we have called an Extraordinary...

CSR: A Strategic Imperative for Long-Term Value

Published: Sep 19, 2017 – 12:37 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Sep. 19 /CSRwire/ - The material impact that CSR initiatives have on corporate performance has resulted in a sea change. CSR has evolved from simple corporate giving and employee volunteer programs into comprehensive environmental, social, and governance (ESG) programs that integrate sustainability...

Biodiesel Helps Clear the Air in Most Visited National Park

Published: Sep 07, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

GATLINBURG, Tenn., Sep. 07 /CSRwire/ - The last thing a hiker wants to encounter is a haze of smog that diminishes the view from atop a picturesque vista. With more than 11 million visitors annually, Great Smoky Mountains National Park strives to maintain...

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