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2011-08-01 07:15:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) and Deloitte Consulting LLP in the United States (together, "Deloitte") in collaboration with Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), an independent not-for-profit organization, today announced an agreement to drive CDP Water Disclosure. The goal of CDP Water Disclosure, launched in November 2009, is to help investors, companies, governments, and other stakeholders in their decision making by making meaningful,...

2011-07-20 08:44:00

DALLAS and LONDON, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- By 2020, large(1) U.S. companies that use cloud computing can achieve annual energy savings of $12.3 billion and annual carbon reductions equivalent to 200 million barrels of oil - enough to power 5.7 million cars for one year.(2) This is according to a new study by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), "Cloud Computing: The IT Solution for the 21st Century," conducted by independent analyst research firm Verdantix and sponsored by...

2011-06-28 15:03:00

ST. LOUIS, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Dickinson, executive chairman and founder of the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), is at the forefront of a global transformation. Dickinson believes in harnessing profit motive as a force for good; he says that reducing carbon emissions and creating new economic opportunity can go hand-in-hand. Based in London, the CDP is an independent, not-for-profit organization collecting key climate-change data from more than 3,000 of the...

2011-06-28 07:00:00

LONDON, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) outlines an opportunity to forge sustainable economic growth in a new paper, Building a 21st century communications economy. While global oil demand is projected to grow by a fifth by 2030(1) (equivalent to using the entire U.S. strategic oil reserves in a month(2)), this new paper presents an alternative; creating a low carbon, low-environmental impact economy through greater investment in advanced communication...

2011-05-10 12:21:00

CHICAGO, LONDON and SINGAPORE, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jones Lang LaSalle, a leading global real estate services firm, has been named a lead sponsor to the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) Cities program to improve environmental sustainability in the world's largest cities, and thereby enhance their economic viability. With CDP Cities, the Carbon Disclosure Project adapts the universally respected CDP reporting system to provide a global platform for city governments to report their...

2011-01-27 10:19:00

LONDON and NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Businesses are now seeing a return on investment from embedding sustainable practices into the procurement function, indicating an emerging trend in supply chain engagement and collaboration. More than 50% of large businesses and 25% of their suppliers have seen cost savings as a result of carbon management activities. That's according to The Carbon Disclosure Project 2011 Supply Chain Report, produced by management consulting firm A.T....


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.