September 21, 2019

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

Published: Apr 18, 2019 – 08:00 AM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. , Apr. 18 /CSRwire/ - For the second consecutive year, Solidia Technologies®, a cement and concrete technology, has qualified under BP's Advancing Low Carbon (ALC) accreditation programme. Solidia's unique technology allows for a 30% reduction in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in...

Dennis Wilson Joins Health Product Declaration Collaborative Board of Directors

Published: Apr 09, 2019 – 07:00 PM EST

WAKEFIELD, Mass., Apr. 09 /CSRwire/ - The Health Product Declaration Collaborative (HPDC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dennis Wilson, Director of Sustainability, Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) at Saint-Gobain in North America, as a member of its Board of Directors. Dennis...

Hong Kong Expands Use of Cavern Service Reservoirs to Free Up Land

Published: Mar 19, 2019 – 03:19 PM EST

HONG KONG, Mar. 19 /CSRwire/ - The Water Supplies Department (WSD) of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is considering to relocate the Diamond Hill Fresh Water and Salt Water Service Reservoirs (DHSRs) to caverns. WSD has appointed Black &...

IWBI Named to Fast Company’s Annual List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2019

Published: Feb 25, 2019 – 11:16 AM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 25 /CSRwire/ - The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) has been named to Fast Company's World's Most Innovative Companies roster, carrying last year's momentum around WELL full force into 2019. The list honors businesses making the most profound impact on...

Consumers Energy Sets Goals for Smart Energy District in Jackson, Including 40 Percent On-Site Renewable Energy

Published: Feb 19, 2019 – 09:58 AM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Feb. 19 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy today announced its goals for the Jackson Smart Energy District, an efficient, affordable, clean energy hub in its hometown. The Jackson Smart Energy District aims to achieve 2040 Clean Energy goals 15 to 20 years...

Solidia Technologies Named to Global Cleantech 100 for Third Year

Published: Jan 30, 2019 – 01:48 PM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Jan. 30 /CSRwire/ - Solidia Technologies® was listed on the Global Cleantech 100 for the third year, underscoring to investors its promise as a leading sustainable innovation. The list combines Cleantech Group's research data with qualitative judgments from nominations and insight...

Consumers Energy Dedicates First Ever Solar, Battery Storage Systems on Grand Rapids’ West Side

Published: Jan 24, 2019 – 08:45 AM EST

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 24 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy today dedicated Michigan's first ever rooftop solar array and battery storage system in a vibrant and growing area of Grand Rapids. Nearly 1,800 solar panels atop the Bridge Street Market and adjoining buildings between...

IDEA Public Schools “Flips the Switch” to Go Solar With Green Mountain Energy Sun Club

Published: Nov 27, 2018 – 03:00 PM EST

WESLACO, Texas, Nov. 27 /CSRwire/ - IDEA Public Schools' headquarters in Weslaco is one step closer to becoming the first self-sustaining building in South Texas, thanks in part to a $100,000 donation from the Green Mountain Energy Sun Club. Weslaco Mayor David Suarez,...

The Health Product Declaration Collaborative and U.S. Green Building Council Announce Strategic Partnership

Published: Nov 14, 2018 – 08:40 AM EST

CHICAGO, Nov. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Health Product Declaration® Collaborative (HPDC) announced the formation of a new strategic partnership with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The announcement was made during the 2018 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, the world's largest conference and...

GIGA and Toxnot Partner to Simplify Building Product Transparency Reporting

Published: Nov 14, 2018 – 08:30 AM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Nov. 14 /CSRwire/ - A new integration partnership, between Toxnot and GIGA, enables Toxnot users to connect their building product disclosures directly to GIGA's Origin Material Hub. Building product disclosures, which are created on Toxnot are recognized by the mindful...

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