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2013-10-25 08:21:20

Liberty Power donation helps NMSDC Conference and Opportunity Fair "go green" FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Power, the nation's largest independent retail electric supplier, announced today that it will donate Green-e Energy Certified renewable energy certificates (RECs) to match 100 percent of the estimated electricity consumption at the 2013 National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) Conference and Business Opportunity Fair. (Logo:...

2013-10-22 08:26:17

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SCS Global Services (SCS) has independently verified Fruit of the Loom's 2012 North American carbon footprint. This footprint will serve as the baseline against which the multinational apparel company will measure success toward reaching its 2015 goal of reducing electricity-related greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 40%. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120827/MM63583LOGO) "Fruit of the Loom's ambitious emission...

2013-10-17 08:32:48

Carbon Trust Standard recognises carbon-footprint reductions in Savvis UK data centres LONDON, Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Savvis, a CenturyLink company (NYSE:CTL) and global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions, today announced all five of its UK data centres have met the prestigious Carbon Trust Standard for energy-efficient best practices. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090803/PH55929LOGO) This award from the Carbon Trust recognises Savvis' on-going efforts...

2013-10-17 08:23:27

Latest Editions to White Paper Series Cover the Life Cycle Assessment of Paper Products BOSTON, Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sappi Fine Paper North America today released the newest editions of eQ Insights, the white paper series aiming to address common stereotypes and misconceptions by examining important sustainability issues in the paper industry from a unique, insider perspective. In this two-part addition to the series, Sappi takes an in-depth look into the life cycle assessment (LCA)...

2013-10-11 08:21:12

TORONTO, Oct. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Two years ago, two neighbourhood groups, Green 13 in the Junction and a group now calling itself RiverdalePN, joined forces with Project Neutral to explore ways of encouraging households to transition to carbon neutrality. Since then over 400 households have embarked on this journey. Participation has spread from two neighbourhoods to areas right across the City, and plans for expansion outside of Toronto are being considered. Project Neutral is...

2013-10-03 08:23:12

NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Coal Technologies, Inc. (CCTC) ("the Company"), an emerging clean energy company utilizing patented technology to convert raw coal into a cleaner burning and more efficient fuel, comments on recent Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") proposals which would impose new regulations on greenhouse gas emissions from newly constructed power plants. The Administration is considering the imposition of limits on Co2 emissions specifically...

2013-10-02 08:24:25

SCS Global Services' Tobias Schultz Presents Upgraded Climate Accounting Methods at LCA XIII Conference ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New methods are now available to help companies, countries, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) more accurately track the impacts of greenhouse gases (GHGs) and other climate changing emissions. Tobias Schultz, Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Practitioner for California-based SCS Global Services, presented details of these methods at the LCA...

2013-09-26 08:24:12

Mixes will reduce soccer stadium's carbon footprint by one million pounds in CO2 emissions SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Central Concrete Supply Co., Inc., a business unit of U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ:USCR), and the leader in delivering low-CO(2) concrete to the San Francisco Bay Area, today announced that it will be initiating placements of its high-performing, low-CO(2) concrete mixes for the San Jose Earthquakes Stadium on September 27. The first concrete placement for...

2013-09-25 08:22:59

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) was recognized today for the voluntary reporting of its global greenhouse gas (GHG) footprint and for emissions reductions activities by CDP. Mosaic has reported the GHG inventory of over 50 facilities in seven countries to the CDP since 2009. For its efforts, Mosaic is included in the 2013 CDP S&P 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) and the CDP S&P 500 Climate Performance Leadership...

2013-09-19 08:22:45

Comprehensive environmental sustainability strategy shows 100% of company's downtown office space earns U.S. EPA ENERGY STAR PITTSBURGH, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon, the global leader in investment management and investment services, has reached a new environmental sustainability milestone by earning U.S. EPA ENERGY STAR awards for 100% of its commercial real estate portfolio in downtown Pittsburgh, an accomplishment applied to three separate buildings totaling...