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2014-09-23 08:21:51

DETROIT, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Motors for the first time achieved perfect scores on both climate change data disclosure and performance submitted to CDP, the world's only global environmental disclosure system. Featured in the CDP S&P 500 Climate Change Report 2014, GM ranks among the world's largest companies acting in response to a changing climate. The achievement was announced as world leaders gather in New York City during Climate Week to discuss the...

2014-04-28 12:23:58

LONDON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Rt Hon Ed Davey MP and Rt Hon Alex Salmond MSP join leaders from China, India and Australia in unveiling plans for a 'Clean Revolution' Multinational businesses and politicians from around the world have agreed to work together to encourage companies to adopt clean energy and support climate policy at national and international level. Mark Kenber, CEO of The Climate Group, told the organization's...

2014-04-22 23:07:44

In celebration of Earth Day – and as a way to encourage the widespread use of non-polluting energy sources – The Climate Group and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) have teamed up to create a Facebook campaign designed to accelerate the adoption of solar energy in the United States. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 In celebration of Earth Day – and as a way to encourage the widespread use of non-polluting energy sources – The Climate Group and the Solar Energy...

Climate Change May Be Blamed For Millions Of Deaths By 2030
2012-09-27 11:52:39

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new report, conducted by humanitarian organization DARA, claims that over 100 million people will die and global economic growth will be cut by 3.2 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) by 2030 if the world fails to deal with climate change. Greenhouse gas emissions are causing global average temperatures to rise, causing planetary effects such as melting ice caps, extreme weather, drought and rising sea levels. These threaten...

2009-12-15 04:00:00

COPENHAGEN, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE: JCI), a global leader in energy efficiency and sustainability in buildings and vehicles, announced today at the Climate Leaders' Summit in Copenhagen that it has joined The Climate Group. The Climate Group is an international non-profit focused on finding smart policies and technologies that cut global emissions and advance progress towards a low-carbon economy. "We're proud to join The Climate Group and to work together...

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