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Solar Energy on Campus (Webinar)

Sep 22, 2016 3:30 PM ET - Solar developers and renewable energy marketers are increasingly interacting directly with end-use customers interested in purchasing solar energy or supporting the development of solar PV projects. Developers engaged in these deals have to be...

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Republic Services’ Southern Nevada Recycling Center Celebrated with Industry Facility of the Year Award

Sep 22, 2016 1:00 PM ET - Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA) has named Republic Services’ Southern Nevada Recycling Center the winner of the Recycling Facility of the Year Award. The award was...

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Smart Security Can Also Boost Efficiency

Sep 22, 2016 11:00 AM ET - These days, security systems can do more than just signal when an intruder enters a building. Today’s security systems can be integrated into other home systems to provide energy savings.

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BD Releases 2015 Sustainability Performance Update Report

Sep 22, 2016 8:00 AM ET - BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, has published its 2015 Sustainability Performance Update report.

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National Grid Amps Up Solar Program in Massachusetts

Sep 21, 2016 3:30 PM ET - WALTHAM, Mass., September 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ – National Grid, Massachusetts’ leading utility in solar development, recently submitted a proposal to the Mass. Department of...

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CBRE Group, Inc. Releases Ninth Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

Sep 21, 2016 2:00 PM ET - CBRE Group, Inc., a leader in responsible business practices within the commercial real estate industry, has released its ninth annual Corporate Responsibility Report, which provides an overview of the global social, economic and environmental...

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HPE Joins Other Sustainability Leaders Committed to 100% Renewable Power

Sep 21, 2016 1:15 PM ET - HPE is among a group of world-leading businesses from diverse sectors of the economy that today, during Climate Week NYC 2016, joined RE100 with commitments to 100% renewable power....

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Jesse Jenkins: Decarbonization Deep Dive

Sep 21, 2016 12:10 PM ET - What does decarbonization mean? Well, it’s not just what happens when your soda goes flat. Today on Sea Change Radio we talk with Jesse Jenkins, researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, about the decarbonization of the electric...

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Passive Capture of Solar Energy is a Design Priority

Sep 21, 2016 12:00 PM ET - ONE OF THE KEY POINTS I drive home to students in my passive solar design classes at the Evergreen Institute is to design new homes and businesses around the Sun. Put another way, the passive capture of the solar energy for home heat should be the...

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Climate Woes Demand Both War and Civil Action

Sep 21, 2016 10:30 AM ET - By: Carol Pierson Holding For at least a decade, I’ve been a huge fan of ...

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CBRE Group, Inc. Releases Ninth Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

Sep 21, 2016 9:05 AM ET - CBRE Group, Inc., a leader in responsible business practices within the commercial real estate industry, has released its ninth annual Corporate Responsibility Report, which provides an overview of the global social, economic and environmental...

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Running Out of Gas

Sep 21, 2016 9:00 AM ET - In this respect, electric vehicles carry less risk. If gasoline supply or infrastructure fails, electric vehicle owners don’t lose their mobility. In a moment like this in Georgia, I’m grateful for that benefit.

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Regulatory Focus on Methane Reduction Spurs Development in Leak Detection and Monitoring

Sep 21, 2016 9:00 AM ET - Following the issuance of the Clean Power Plan, EPA’s well-publicized regulation aimed at reducing CO2 emissions from the power plants, the agency has shifted its focus to reducing methane emissions from the oil and gas sector in order to further...

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HPE Commits to 100% Renewable Energy with RE100

Sep 21, 2016 7:45 AM ET - Today Hewlett Packard Enterprise marked an important milestone on our Living Progress journey. We joined RE100 with a commitment to reach 100 percent renewable energy, while setting an interim goal to source 50 percent of our total energy...

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Powering Data Centers with Renewable Energy

Sep 20, 2016 3:05 PM ET - The typical Internet data center consumes as much electricity as a small U.S. state, Microsoft’s chief environmental strategist, Rob Bernard, told attendees at the Verge 16 sustainability conference in Silicon Valley today. As oceans warm...

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Twitter Chat on 9/21 at #GM100 with GM, WWF & The Climate Group

Sep 20, 2016 10:25 AM ET - Join General Motors (GM)’s Director of Sustainability, David Tulauskas, GM’s Manager of Renewable Energy, Rob Threlkeld, WWF’s Director of U.S. Climate and Renewable Energy Policy, Marty Spitzer, and The Climate Group and TriplePundit on Wednesday,...

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The Connection Between EVs, Batteries and a Clean Grid

Sep 20, 2016 9:55 AM ET - The Chevrolet Bolt EV just received an EPA-estimated range rating of 238 miles per charge. And GM just committed to meet its entire electricity needs at all of its global operations using renewable energy by 2050.

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World’s Largest Combined Sewer Reservoir Captures APWA Top Environment Project Award

Sep 20, 2016 9:00 AM ET - The Thornton Composite Reservoir, part of a massive Chicago-area combined sewer tunnel collection system that helps protect against flooding and pollution resulting from storm-related sewer overflows, has been named an American Public Works...

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Executive Appointments Advance MGM Resorts International’s Leadership Role in Environmental Sustainability

Sep 20, 2016 6:00 AM ET - Further advancing its commitment to corporate social responsibility, MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) announced the appointments of two proven leaders in the field of environmental sustainability.

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Republic Services’ Use of CNG: A Cleaner, Quieter & Safer Fleet

Sep 19, 2016 11:10 AM ET - Republic Services exercises the utmost responsibility in their operations, including their expansive fleet. Republic is working hard to understand and measure their impact on air, land and water to minimize or eliminate any negative consequences,...

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How MGM Prepared Itself to Leave Nevada’s Biggest Utility

Sep 19, 2016 11:00 AM ET - by Julian Spector Nevada’s largest employer is finally prepared to stop purchasing electricity from the state's biggest utility on October 1. MGM Resorts International, which owns much of the Las Vegas strip, grabbed headlines in...

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Quote Sheet: GM Commits to 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2050

Sep 19, 2016 10:45 AM ET - GM is pledging to meet its electricity needs at all of its global operations with renewable energy – such as wind, sun and landfill gas – by 2050. Here’s what GM employees and third parties had to say about the plan.  “From...

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Oil and Water Don’t Mix – Keeping Your Condensate Hydrocarbon-Free

Sep 16, 2016 8:25 AM ET - We frequently discuss the differences between oil-free and oil-injected air compressors and their uses in various industries. While oil-free compressors are essential for pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and semiconductor production, oil-injected...

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Responsible Sourcing and Economic Support for Local Communities in North America Help Earn Sodexo Its 12th Consecutive Top Ranking on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Sep 15, 2016 4:45 PM ET - Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, is once again the top-rated company in its sector on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), giving the group 12 consecutive years of recognition in Corporate Responsibility. Sodexo was also...

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Sodexo Announces Membership in the “Better Buying Lab” to Develop Sustainable Food Strategies

Sep 15, 2016 4:15 PM ET - Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, announced today that it has become a member of the Better Buying Lab, a new initiative of the World Resources Institute (WRI) that brings together the food industry and some of the brightest minds...

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