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2014-10-01 12:28:34

DALLAS, October 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketReportsStore.com adds Early Signals: future scenarios that will drive consumption and product innovation over the next five years, a 2014 market research report to its store. This research provides a tool kit for understanding how tomorrow's market will differ from today's by analyzing 14 unique scenarios. The likelihood of occurring, impact on business practices, and potential value of each scenario is quantified, meaning the...

2014-09-30 20:21:11

CLEVELAND, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) announced the release of its 2013 sustainability report, entitled "Focused. Aligned. Disciplined." The sustainability report is a comprehensive look at Cliffs' global operations and outlines the Company's progress in key areas of its sustainability strategy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101104/CLIFFSLOGO Cliffs developed the report to be in accordance with the widely-used Global Reporting...

2014-09-30 08:24:24

ATLANTA, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises announced today new national paper standards for its business locations. Cox's operations across the country are now using FSC-certified copy paper that is made from 30 percent postconsumer content, making it an eco-friendly solution for everyday printing and copying. By opting for this paper, Cox is projected to annually save the equivalent of 5,040 trees and nearly 2.5 million gallons of water, as well as eliminate nearly 80...

2014-09-29 12:23:53

DALLAS, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) has been recognized as a leader among S&P 500 companies by environmental non-profit CDP for its actions to reduce carbon emissions and mitigate the business risks of climate change. This is the second consecutive year Comerica has achieved a position in the CDP S&P 500 Climate Performance Leadership Index (CPLI). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20010807/CMALOGO In addition to the inclusion in the...

2014-09-29 08:24:34

DALLAS, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds Global Power Generation Capacity and Output Forecasts Databook reports that provide data and forecast information for 16 key regions and countries of the world until 2040. Key countries and regions covered in these power generation market output and capacity databook reports include United States, Canada, Mexico, OECD Europe, Japan, South Korea, Australia/New Zealand, Russia, Non-OECD Europe and Eurasia other...

2014-09-29 04:22:30

STOCKHOLM, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Electronics and IT products are largely manufactured under tough working conditions in price-pressed supply chains. These pressurized conditions have led to excessive overtime, unsafe working environments and other negative outcomes for workers. As some brands show progress toward more responsible practices, it is vital that organizations buying IT products use tools such as the new EU Public Purchasing Directive to continue the...

2014-09-25 08:22:46

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There is a need to think about one's own descendants when thinking about the impacts of climate change, according to a new project designed to help people focus on that aspect of the global challenge. The Your Climate Legacy project stems from the fact that much of the discussion about climate change mentions its impact on "future generations," without focusing on who those people will be and how they will actually live. Your...

2014-09-25 08:21:41

Innovator Capital announces CleanEquity Monaco - 5th & 6th March LONDON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CleanEquity Monaco's eighth annual conference will continue its mission to enable and accelerate world relevant, best in class, disruptive clean technology companies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140924/148221 Executives will be provided with an intimate and collegiate setting to meet and work with carefully selected financial and corporate investors, strategic acquirers,...

2014-09-24 12:24:09

Experts from California Water Board, Mercer, Sustainalytics, and Zevin Asset Management Among Those to Outline Views on Implications for Investors COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dangers posed by stranded carbon assets and drought to the bottom lines of investors will be a major focus of The SRI Conference on Sustainable, Responsible, Impact Investing (SRI) November 9-11, 2014 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado...

2014-09-22 16:22:25

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of American Foresters (SAF) has published "Forest Carbon Accounting Considerations in US Bioenergy Policy" in the Journal of Forestry. The article, which was authored by an SAF-sponsored team comprised of some of the US's leading forest carbon experts, identifies and examines scientific-based insights essential to understanding forest bioenergy and "carbon debts." As noted by Reid Miner, the lead author and chair of the...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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