October 16, 2019

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Renewable Energy Powered by ON Semiconductor

Posted: Oct 04, 2019 – 02:04 PM EST

Read on the ON Semiconductor blog Renewable energy accounts for a third of global power capacity. By the end of 2018, the total renewable energy generation capacity reached 2,351 Gigawatts (GW). This includes hydropower (1,172 GW), wind energy (564 GW), solar energy (480...

Disney Conservation Fund Awards $6 Million in Grants to Support Wildlife and the Environment

Posted: Oct 03, 2019 – 01:00 PM EST

BURBANK, Calif., Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - The Disney Conservation Fund (DCF) has awarded $6 million in grants to 80 nonprofit organizations working to save wildlife, inspire action and protect the planet. Since the funds creation in 1995, Disney has provided nearly $86 million...

Deforestation, Plastics, Food Waste, Forced Labour and Health to Top the Agenda at 4th CGF Sustainable Retail Summit

Posted: Oct 03, 2019 – 11:16 AM EST

PARIS, Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - The programme for the 4th Sustainable Retail Summit (SRS) has now been finalised. Taking place on 24th-25th October 2019 in Berlin, Germany, the event will showcase how the consumer goods industry remains focused on finding collaborative solutions to...

View the Full 3BL Forum: Brands Taking Stands™ -- What’s Next Agenda Now!

Posted: Oct 03, 2019 – 08:00 AM EST

Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - With less than a month before corporate responsibility, sustainability, HR, marketing and investor relations professionals take the main stage, we are excited to reveal the 2019 agenda for 3BL Forum! Check out the official agenda here for panel descriptions...

Stanley Black & Decker Celebrates Second Annual Maker Month

Posted: Oct 02, 2019 – 05:01 PM EST

Oct. 02 /CSRwire/ - Today Stanley Black Decker (NYSE: SWK) kicked off its second annual Maker Month, a celebration of the makers and creators shaping the world around us. Throughout the month of October, the company encourages students, parents, educators and makers of...

Addressing the Leakage Imperative: Black & Veatch Responds With New Hire to Lead Digital Transformation of Leakage Management Services

Posted: Oct 02, 2019 – 04:58 PM EST

REDHILL, United Kingdom, Oct. 02 /CSRwire/ - Water companies in England and Wales have to deliver, on average, a 17 per cent cut in leakage by 2025. Current levels of leakage, 3.16 billion litres per day in 2018/19, are deemed unacceptable by Ofwat....

Firestone Ag Launches New Line of Energy Efficient Agriculture Tires

Posted: Oct 02, 2019 – 04:55 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 02 /CSRwire/ - Firestone Ag, a business of Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone), today announced the launch of a new line of agriculture tires designed to deliver reliable and improved performance* in the field. Firestone Maxi Traction tires, now available in...

JetBlue's ‘Swing for Good' Golf Classic and Fundraising Campaign on Par to Reach $8 Million in Funds Raised for Youth and Education Charities

Posted: Oct 02, 2019 – 04:51 PM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 02 /CSRwire/ - JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) today teed up its 11th annual Swing for Good Golf Classic and fundraising campaign at Bethpage State Golf Course in Bethpage, N.Y. Since 2008 through its Swing for Good initiative, JetBlue has donated more than...

Liz Earle Beauty Company, Part of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Joins Global Shea Alliance as a Sustainability Partner

Posted: Oct 02, 2019 – 04:48 PM EST

Oct. 02 /CSRwire/ - Liz Earle has joined the Global Shea Alliance (GSA), a non-profit industry association with members from across 35 countries, which promotes industry sustainability, quality practices and standards, and demand for shea in food and cosmetics. A British beauty brand...

The Real HAVANA CLUB and Bacardi Limited Support Hurricane Dorian Relief Efforts Through Special Performance of Their Sold-Out Theatrical Production, “The AMPARO™ Experience”

Posted: Oct 02, 2019 – 04:47 PM EST

MIAMI, Oct. 02 /CSRwire/ - Following the devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas, The Real HAVANA CLUBs The AMPARO Experience, announced today that it will host a special performance of its sold-out show on Wednesday, October 16 to help raise funds...

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