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2012-10-22 23:20:17

LONDON and NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- There is a sharp rise in company reports of detrimental impacts from drought and other water-related issues, yet little change in the number of companies with board level oversight of water strategies and no increase in the number of corporations providing transparent water-related risk assessments to investors. These are some of the key findings from global analysis of the largest listed companies released today by the Carbon Disclosure...

2012-10-17 15:20:15

MONTREAL, Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) has been commended by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for its approach to the disclosure of climate change information. The CDP represents 655 institutional investors with US$78 trillion in assets under management. For the fourth consecutive year, CN is featured in CDP's "Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index." This index, a key component of CDP's annual Canada 200 report, highlights the constituent companies within...

2012-10-10 07:22:25

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ISOS Group, LLC is pleased to announce its recent status as a Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) Silver Consultancy Partner in the U.S. As the world's largest voluntary greenhouse gas emissions reporting organization, CDP works on behalf of 655 institutional investors representing US78 trillion in assets to assess risk across a broad spectrum of sustainability considerations, including climate change risk in their investment portfolios. CDP provides a...

2012-10-01 02:21:59

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL) was recently recognized by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), an independent not-for-profit organization working to drive greenhouse gas emissions reduction and sustainable water use worldwide, for its innovative approach to the disclosure of climate change information. "Sigma-Aldrich recognizes that the sustainability of our business depends on making smart choices regarding resource usage, which in turn...

2012-09-26 06:20:14

OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Union Pacific Railroad achieved its best-ever performance in the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) S&P 500 Climate Change Report 2012. The railroad's carbon disclosure score is 87, a 53-percent improvement over last year and higher than 87 percent of all companies to which Union Pacific is compared in the CDP's Industrial Sector. The average disclosure score is 70 for all S&P 500 companies in the 2012 CDP report. (Logo:...

2012-09-19 06:20:34

NORFOLK, Va., Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Underscoring a record of continuous improved performance in corporate environmental responsibility and in reducing its carbon footprint, Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC) has achieved its best-ever score in the S&P 500 Climate Change Report released by the Carbon Disclosure Project. The company's 2012 carbon disclosure score is 88, 15 percent better than its 2011 score of 76 and the highest score the company has attained in the five years...

2012-09-19 02:23:17

NORWALK, Conn., Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Diageo, long known as the world's leading premium drinks company, is now also the world's No. 1 beverage company on the issues of climate change strategy, emissions disclosure and performance. Diageo, with brands including Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Crown Royal, Guinness, Jose Cuervo, Captain Morgan and Beaulieu Vineyard wines, received the recognition from the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), an international organization that provides...

2012-09-18 10:21:16

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD), a leading global supplier of gases, materials, technology and equipment solutions, is again included on the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI), which recognizes the top 10 percent of S&P 500 and Global 500 companies in terms of climate transparency. Air Products is the only industrial gas company selected to the Global and S&P 500 CDLI for 2012. Representing 655...

2012-09-18 02:22:30

HOUSTON, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) Chief Financial Officer, Pat Reddy, will speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Power & Gas Leaders Conference on Thursday, September 20, 2012, in New York City. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20061030/CLM051LOGO ) The presentation is scheduled to begin at approximately 7:30 a.m. ET and will be available via audio webcast. The presentation and webcast link can be accessed via the Investors Section of...

2012-09-14 02:21:20

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation's sustainable practices in the areas of economic, environmental and social performance in 2011 resulted in its inclusion in two premiere leadership indices. Entergy (NYSE: ETR) was named to the 2012/2013 Dow Jones Sustainability North America and World Indices. The company was one of only two U.S. companies in the electric utility sector selected to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. In addition, Entergy is...