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2011-09-21 20:50:00

Wheat Systems Integration cares about the environment and is doings it part to lower its carbon footprint. Glen Allen, Va (PRWEB) September 21, 2011 Wheat Systems Integration is doing its part to help the environment. The rapidly growing company invested in four 2012 Ford Transit vans. All four vans average 24 mile per gallon during travel. The vans are made with a special aluminum which weighs 250 pounds less than average van. The vans were purchased for a 100 percent Minority-Owned...

Google Reveals Energy Usage, Carbon Footprint
2011-09-09 04:31:42

  For the first time, tech giant Google has revealed what the New York Times refers to as one of their "most closely guarded secrets"--the amount of power used by their global facilities. According to James Glantz of the newspaper, the company reported Thursday that "its data centers continuously drew almost 260 million watts...to run Google searches, YouTube views, Gmail messaging and display ads on all those services around the world." Furthermore, Martin LaMonica added that...

2011-08-17 08:37:00

BRUSSELS and WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On August 25th and 30th, Enhesa will continue its informative webinar series exploring EHS topics of interest with Will Carbon Labeling of Products Revolutionize the Market: A closer look at global carbon labeling developments and how to keep your products in compliance. Consumers are sending a clear message that they want environmentally friendly products and are seeking more information about the environmental impacts that occur...

2011-08-01 09:24:00

In the news release, Sappi Fine Paper North America's Somerset Mill Secures Green-e® Marketplace Certification, issued Aug. 1, 2011 by Sappi Fine Paper North America over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that there have been updates made to the third paragraph of the release. The complete, corrected release follows: Sappi Fine Paper North America's Somerset Mill Secures Green-e® Marketplace Certification Now Offering More Products Manufactured...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.