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2014-09-12 12:21:40

Dow Jones recognizes NJ energy company for its economic, environmental and social responsibility efforts NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the seventh consecutive year. The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) selects leading companies based on the quality of a company's strategy, management and its performance in dealing with opportunities and risks deriving from...

2014-09-11 20:22:05

Again named industry leader for World Index Building Products group TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fifth year in a row, Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) has earned placement in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) in recognition of its sustainability initiatives. For the second straight year, Owens Corning was named the Industry Leader for the DJSI World Building Products group. Composed of global sustainability leaders, the DJSI World Index is an elite listing...

2014-09-11 20:20:57

Company Earns Distinction for Seventh Consecutive Year for Commitment to Customers, Communities, Employees and the Environment SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PG&E Corporation today announced it has again been selected for the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, which lists North American companies that lead their industries in corporate economic, environmental and social performance. The company was one of only nine U.S. energy utilities to make the...

2014-09-11 16:23:02

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World) and Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America (DJSI NA) list Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) as an industry leader in sustainability. Ball took first place in the Containers and Packaging category once again and remains the only company in its sector to be featured in both indices. "The Dow Jones recognition is important to us and we're thrilled to be...

2014-09-11 16:21:03

MONTREAL, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today its sustainability practices have earned it a place on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI). This marks the third consecutive year that CN has been listed on the DJSI World Index and the sixth consecutive year that CN has been listed on the DJSI North America Index. The DJSI follows a best-in-class approach, surveying sustainability leaders from each industry on a global and regional level. The...

2014-09-11 12:22:26

- Abbott Achieved Top Industry Scores for Economic and Social Performance ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Abbott (NYSE: ABT) was named the leading company in its industry by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), one of the most prestigious global benchmarks for corporate responsibility and sustainability. As the Industry Group Leader in Health Care Equipment & Services, Abbott was one of only 24 companies selected for...

2014-09-11 12:22:05

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America for the ninth consecutive year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO "Being listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for nine straight years clearly reflects our commitment to conducting business in a sustainable way even when confronted with complex challenges," said Shawn Heath, Duke Energy's chief sustainability officer. "Our...

2014-09-11 08:24:07

With a winning score of 87/100, the company which is a global leader in capital goods once again demonstrates the company's commitment to sustain its Best in Class position in the field of Sustainability. BASILDON, United Kingdom, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), World and Europe, has named CNH Industrial as Industry Leader for 2014. This is the Company's fourth consecutive year in the Indices' top position, an honour which is given...

2014-03-17 08:24:12

First foundation placed under the aegis of Fondation Agir Contre l'Exclusion (FACE), a registered non-profit organisation LIMOGES, France, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, today announced the launch of the Legrand Foundation. This is the first foundation to be created under the aegis of Fondation Agir Contre l'Exclusion (FACE), a registered non-profit organisation, and is intended to combat...

2014-01-23 20:20:32

WALLDORF, Germany, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this week, Corporate Knights, the Toronto-based media and investment advisory company, released its Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World for 2014. SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) has been noted as one of the top 100 most sustainable companies in the world for the 10th year in a row. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110126/AQ34470LOGO) In its 10th year, the Global 100 has come to be recognized as one of the...


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