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Solidia Technologies Low-carbon Cement and Concrete Tech Qualifies Under BP’s New Advancing Low Carbon Accreditation Programme

Published: Apr 16, 2018 – 12:58 PM EST

LONDON, Apr. 16 /CSRwire/ - Solidia Technologies®, a cement and concrete technology, has been included in the first cohort of BP's accreditation programme, Advancing Low Carbon (ALC), which was announced today. Solidia's unique technology allows for a 30% reduction in carbon dioxide (CO2)...

Pioneering Playbook Released for Creating Sustainable, Healthy Workplaces Portfolio-wide

Published: Apr 02, 2018 – 08:30 AM EST

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Apr. 02 /CSRwire/ - Sustainability Roundtable, Inc. and Delos announce the release of the Playbook for Sustainably Healthy Workplaces: Making the Business Case for Integrating Health & Wellness into Portfolio-wide Sustainability Strategies. This Playbook grows out of the need expressed by...

Solidia Technologies Can Reduce the Carbon Footprint of Cement and Concrete in California by 7.4 Million Metric Tonnes

Published: Mar 27, 2018 – 12:05 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif., Mar. 27 /CSRwire/ - Solidia Technologies® Chief Commercial Officer Bo Boylan joined environmental leaders at a meeting of The California Air Resources Board (CARB) to discuss the impact of Solidia's ecofriendly cement and concrete systems on California, including a 30% reduction...

Consumers Energy Plans New Grand Rapids Headquarters

Published: Mar 19, 2018 – 09:35 AM EST

GRAND RAPIDS, MI, Mar. 19 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy's investment in West Michigan continues with plans announced today for a new $20 million headquarters in the city of Grand Rapids to serve the fastest-growing region of its company. The building will house up...

Consumers Energy Presents Energy Efficiency Incentive Check to Gerald R. Ford International Airport

Published: Mar 02, 2018 – 08:39 AM EST

GRAND RAPIDS, MI, Mar. 02 /CSRwire/ - The Gerald R. Ford International Airport is being recognized for having one of the best and most energy-efficient airports in the region. Consumers Energy presented a rebate check for $151,631 to the Gerald R. Ford International...

Why North American Cities Are Putting the Brakes on Drivers

Published: Feb 27, 2018 – 12:07 PM EST

CHICAGO, Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - This question is increasingly challenging city planners and real estate developers across North America, where many cities have long been designed to accommodate a car culture that's showing its age. Amid improvements in public transit infrastructure, technology developments...

Michigan Is Now Home to the World’s Second ‘Living Building’ Residence

Published: Feb 15, 2018 – 09:00 AM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. , Feb. 15 /CSRwire/ - Tom and Marti Burbeck - in search of truly sustainable living - brought together an architect, builder, green building project consultant and multiple building science engineers to design and build Burh Becc at Beacon Springs....

Schwarzman College Awarded LEED Gold Certification

Published: Jan 08, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

BEIJING, Jan. 08 /CSRwire/ - Schwarzman College is pleased to announce the award of LEED Gold certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) under the LEED-New Construction system, a globally recognized symbol of sustainability achievement. The system provides a framework to create healthy,...

LIXIL and TEPCO Energy Partner Establish Joint Venture to Promote Eco-Friendly Net Zero Energy Houses (ZEH)

Published: Dec 01, 2017 – 02:37 PM EST

TOKYO, Dec. 01 /CSRwire/ - LIXIL Corporation (LIXIL) and TEPCO Energy Partner, Incorporated (TEPCO EP) have established a joint venture company, LIXIL TEPCO Smart Partners, Inc., to promote the building of eco-friendly net zero energy houses (ZEH)1 in Japan. Business operations will begin...

Oil and Gas Industry Leaders Invest in Solidia Technologies’ Sustainable Cement and Concrete Innovations

Published: Oct 27, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Oct. 27 /CSRwire/ - Solidia Technologies® announced today that OGCI Climate Investments has made in an investment in the company to support the adoption of Solidia's patented cement and concrete technology using CO2. The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) is...

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