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2010-09-21 08:08:00

DALLAS, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) has been commended by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which represents 534 institutional investors with $64 trillion in assets under management, for its approach to climate change disclosure. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20010807/CMALOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010807/CMALOGO) For the third consecutive year, Comerica is featured in CDP's "Carbon Disclosure Leadership...

2010-09-21 05:30:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: AKAM), the leading provider of cloud optimization services, has been recognized by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which represents 534 institutional investors with $64 trillion in assets under management, for its approach to climate change disclosure. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100225/AKAMAILOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100225/AKAMAILOGO ) Akamai is featured in...

2010-09-20 18:10:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) has been commended by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for its approach to addressing climate change. For the fourth consecutive year, CDP named Pfizer to its Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index, which highlights the company's climate change disclosure practices. Pfizer was ranked highest among the S&P 500 health care companies on the index -- the third consecutive year that Pfizer made the S&P list -- and ranked fourth...

2010-09-20 18:05:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) was ranked first in the Energy Sector on the 2010 Carbon Disclosure Project's (CDP) "Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI)." The CDLI highlights constituent companies within the S&P 500 that have displayed the most professional and transparent approach to corporate governance in respect to climate change disclosure practices. This is the second year the company has held the top slot. Spectra Energy also ranked first...

2010-09-20 15:52:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX Corporation (CSX) today announced that it received a score of 91 in the Carbon Disclosure Project's (CDP) 2010 S&P 500 Report, the highest score for an industrial company. The company was in the top five industrial companies to be included in the Global Carbon Performance Leadership Index (CPLI). CSX's score is based on its responses to CDP's questionnaire, which focused on greenhouse gas emissions, emissions reduction targets, and risks...

2010-09-20 11:27:00

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Service Enterprise Group (NYSE: PEG) was today recognized by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which represents 534 institutional investors with $64 trillion in assets under management, for its efforts to reduce global emissions and mitigate the risks of climate change. PSEG is featured in CDP's new Carbon Performance Leadership Index (CPLI). The CPLI highlights those companies within the S&P 500 Index and FTSE Global Equity Index...

2010-09-20 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Carbon management is becoming a strategic business priority and competitive driver for the largest global companies, despite the lack of global agreement on climate change. These are among the findings of the 2010 Global 500(1) report and leadership index released today by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), produced by PwC and sponsored by Bank of America Merrill Lynch. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100917/NY66894LOGO ) (Logo:...

2010-09-20 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- While leading companies are forging ahead to cut emissions and seize business opportunities, US companies still lag their global peers in the numbers and types of actions they are taking to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. However, some 70 percent of firms surveyed believe they can seize new commercial opportunities and improve relations with customers, employees and other stakeholders by addressing sustainability and climate change issues. These were a...

2010-06-16 02:00:00

DALLAS and LONDON, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- According to a new study of large companies using telepresence technology, U.S. and U.K. businesses that substitute some business travel with telepresence can cut CO2 emissions by nearly 5.5 million metric tons in total - the greenhouse gas equivalent of removing more than one million passenger vehicles from the road for one year - and achieve total economy-wide financial benefits of almost $19 billion, by 2020. Telepresence is a...

2010-05-20 07:00:00

DEARBORN, Mich., May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ford is surveying 35 top global suppliers to gain a better understanding of their greenhouse gas emissions footprint as part of a broader effort to reduce carbon emissions within the auto industry Ford's supply chain approach builds on its success in measuring and reducing its greenhouse gases Ford is working with World Resources Institute, World Business Council for Sustainable Development and the Carbon Disclosure Project in an effort...


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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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