October 16, 2019

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Schneider Electric: Climate Change is Our Generation’s Biggest Challenge

Published: Sep 30, 2019 – 10:02 AM EST

CEO & Chairman of Schneider Electric Jean-Pascal Tricoire on the steps we can take to solve our generation's biggest challenge.

GRI Standards Launched in Italian

Published: Sep 30, 2019 – 09:34 AM EST

Sep. 30 /CSRwire/ - More companies in Italy will be supported to disclose their impacts using the world's leading sustainability reporting framework, following Italian becoming the latest translation of the GRI Standards. The three universal Standards and all 33 topic-specific Standards have been...

NRG Commits to Reducing Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions 50% by 2025 and Achieving Net-Zero Emissions by 2050, from a 2014 Baseline

Published: Sep 30, 2019 – 09:31 AM EST

PRINCETON, N.J., Sep. 30 /CSRwire/ - NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) announced the acceleration of its sector-leading science-based GHG emissions reduction goals to align with new Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) guidance, which calls for limiting global warming to a 1.5˚ Celsius...

United Nations Global Compact Launches Network of Chief Financial Officers to Direct Funds Towards Sustainable Development Goals

Published: Sep 30, 2019 – 09:29 AM EST

UNITED NATIONS, Sep. 30 /CSRwire/ - The United Nations Global Compact has launched the first network for Chief Financial Officers focused on advancing the Sustainable Development Goals through corporate strategy and investments. Announced on Thursday at the UN Global Compact CEO Roundtable on...

Timberland Partners with United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification and World Bank Group’s Connect4Climate in support of the Great Green Wall

Published: Sep 30, 2019 – 09:26 AM EST

STRATHAM, N.H., Sep. 30 /CSRwire/ - Global outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland announces a partnership with the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) and World Bank Group's Connect4Climate to support the Great Green Wall as a nature-based solution to fight the global climate...

The 4th Annual Spirit Forward Summit Powered by Bacardi Breaks Down Barriers and Promotes Inclusivity

Published: Sep 30, 2019 – 09:24 AM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Sep. 30 /CSRwire/ - Yesterday marked the 4th annual Spirit Forward Summit, powered by Bacardi, which brought together current and future female change-makers for a day of speeches, panels and activities aimed to empower and educate women who are passionate...

JetBlue Introduces the Largest Electric Ground Service Equipment (eGSE) Fleet at New York’s JFK International Airport, Cutting Four Million Pounds of Greenhouse Gas Emissions per Year

Published: Sep 27, 2019 – 03:14 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 27 /CSRwire/ - JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU), New York's Hometown Airline®, today announced that the airline is converting its fleet of baggage tractors and belt loaders - the largest part of its ground service equipment fleet at New York's JFK International...

Smithfield Foods Receives Virginia Values Veterans Awards for Veteran Support and Hiring Initiatives

Published: Sep 27, 2019 – 03:10 PM EST

RICHMOND, Va., Sep. 27 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) program honored the company with two awards during the 7th Annual V3 Awards Luncheon at the Virginia Chamber of Commerce's 2019 Virginia Veterans and...

Global Issues Demand a Global Response: How Inclusive Businesses Are Innovating and Collaborating to Drive Social and Environmental Impact

Published: Sep 27, 2019 – 03:05 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 27 /CSRwire/ - Overcoming global challenges such as poverty and climate change demand a collective effort - no longer can tackling these issues be considered just the domain of development actors. Recognizing this, leading inclusive business actors gathered today to...

HP Inc. Launches World’s First PC With Ocean‐Bound Plastics

Published: Sep 27, 2019 – 03:02 PM EST

NEW YORK CITY, Sep. 27 /CSRwire/ - HP Inc., a member of NextWave Plastics, announces today the launch of the HP Elite Dragonfly, the world's first notebook with ocean-bound plastics. The HP Elite Dragonfly is the world's lightest compact business convertible, weighing less...

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