February 19, 2020

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Mitsubishi Corporation Foundation Announces New Grants

Published: Dec 18, 2019 – 08:55 AM EST

NEW YORK, Dec. 18 /CSRwire/ - On November 14, 2019, the Board of Directors of the Mitsubishi Corporation Foundation for the Americas (MCFA) approved new multi-year grants to: Equitable Origin, for further development and promotion of a "Rights and Resources Hub" that aims...

Regional Pact to Tackle Transportation Emissions Presents a Bold Vision for a Clean Transportation Future

Published: Dec 17, 2019 – 05:04 PM EST

Dec. 17 /CSRwire/ - Influential companies from across the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic are praising governors today for advancing plans to modernize the region's transportation system while reducing pollution from cars and trucks. Twelve states (Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey,...

COP25 Negotiation Results Fail to Respond to Calls to Close Ambition Gap and Step up Action at Speed and Scale the Paris Agreement Demands

Published: Dec 16, 2019 – 06:08 PM EST

Dec. 16 /CSRwire/ - Sue Reid, vice president of climate and energy at Ceres, released this statement following the closing of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Madrid (COP25) on Sunday. Inside and outside the halls of COP25, investors, companies and leaders...

Plate Waste in US Cafeterias Could Total 530,000 Tons per Year

Published: Dec 09, 2019 – 07:57 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 09 /CSRwire/ - Today, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released Food Waste Warriors: A Deep Dive Into Food Waste in US Schools. The report, which gathered information from WWF's Food Waste Warriors education program, analyzed post-service food waste in 46 schools...

Ecolab Joins the U.N. Global Compact's Business Ambition for 1.5⁰C

Published: Dec 09, 2019 – 07:52 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn., Dec. 09 /CSRwire/ - Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, today announced that it will align its operations and supply chain to the U.N. Global Compact's Business Ambition for 1.5⁰C, and will work...

SL Green Realty Corporation Awarded for Outstanding Energy Efficiency Commitments

Published: Dec 09, 2019 – 07:43 PM EST

Dec. 09 /CSRwire/ - SL Green Realty Corporation Awarded for Outstanding Energy Efficiency Commitments A notable New York City building owner is setting a high bar in energy efficiency and sustainability upgrades. Trane®, a global leader of indoor comfort solutions, and a brand...

Ray C. Anderson Foundation's NextGen Committee Awards $100,000 Grant to Inga Foundation

Published: Dec 05, 2019 – 09:30 AM EST

The NextGen Committee of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation has awarded a $100,000 grant to The Inga Foundation for their "Land for Life" program. The model offers families in Honduras (and all of the humid tropics as there are 300+ native Inga species)...

The Coca-Cola Foundation, Keep America Beautiful Public Spaces Recycling Bin Grant Application Opens

Published: Dec 04, 2019 – 01:49 PM EST

STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 04 /CSRwire/ - The Coca-Cola Foundation and national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful® today announced the application period for the 2020 Keep America Beautiful/Coca-Cola Public Spaces Recycling Bin Grant Program is open through Dec. 31 (11:59 p.m. EST), 2019. The 2019...

National Grid Urges U.S. to Stay in the Paris Agreement

Published: Dec 03, 2019 – 04:00 PM EST

LONDON, Dec. 03 /CSRwire/ - National Grid is publicly advocating for the United States to stay in the Paris Climate Agreement. This new step in the company's longstanding support for the agreement follows the beginning of the United States' formal withdrawal from the...

Duke Energy Contributes $500,000 to Protect Wetlands in Unity Park in Greenville, S.C.

Published: Dec 03, 2019 – 02:21 PM EST

Project will provide a healthier habitat, greater access and educational opportunities for the community



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