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How to Cook with Fair Trade Ingredients This Holiday Season (Plus 6 Fair Trade Holiday Recipes!)

Nov 14, 2017 9:00 AM ET - It’s the time of year for gathering around the table, and with more Fair Trade Certified produce on store shelves than any other time of the year (hint, hint!), it's the perfect time to extend our gratitude to farming families around the world...

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Commercial Real Estate Firms Are Helping Veterans Find Jobs In The Industry

Nov 14, 2017 9:00 AM ET - CBRE, the world’s largest commercial brokerage based on 2016 revenue, launched CBRE Military in 2006. The program works in tandem with a handful of organizations to locate current and veteran service members, identify their strengths and interests...

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For FLNG Projects, Bigger Is Not Always Better

Nov 14, 2017 9:00 AM ET - Floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) projects, after years of planning and development, are finally starting to come online and demonstrate the potential for FLNG technology to further global gas trade. LNG liquefaction was named the second most...

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National Adoption Day Brings Families Together for 18th Year

Nov 14, 2017 9:00 AM ET - “She never has to worry again. She’ll always have a home.” Dwain Hargis sums it up in describing the security his family is able to give his adopted daughter, Olivia. It is the sentiment that drives the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption to...

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Safety Gets Top Billing at De Beers Group

Nov 14, 2017 8:30 AM ET - All round the Group, people held special sessions where the emphasis was on the need to be vigilant on safety – at work, on the way to and from work and at home. The company takes the view that safety does not stop at the mine gate but extends to...

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VIDEO: Arbor Day Foundation Launches National Campaign to Restore Forests and Communities Ravaged by Recent Hurricanes

Nov 14, 2017 8:30 AM ET - The Arbor Day Foundation unveiled a brand-new hurricane tree recovery campaign today to get millions of trees back in the ground in the wake of hurricane devastation in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico.

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UK First As Barclays Issues €500m Green Bond

Nov 14, 2017 8:15 AM ET - Barclays PLC has successfully priced and issued a 0.625% €500m green bond. This is a first for the UK market, as it represents the first green bond issued by a UK bank, using UK assets. The transaction was well received, attracting a final order...

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#HoustonStrong – Supporting Our Customers and Communities, Before and After Harvey

Nov 14, 2017 8:15 AM ET - At NRG Retail including Reliant, our customer care centers are prepared for situations like Harvey, but I continue to be impressed with our employees who went – and continue to go – above and beyond for our customers. Many of our employees performed...

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below50 Goes Global: Regional Hubs Established Across Three Continents to Grow the Market for Low-carbon Fuels

Nov 14, 2017 8:05 AM ET - Today at COP23, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) announced a major expansion of its below50 project, designed to rapidly grow the market for the world’s most sustainable fuels. As part of this expansion, new hubs will...

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Expert Interview With Scott Ceasar, Sustainable Design Expert

Nov 14, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Scott R. Ceasar is a Principal at Cosentini Associates, A Tetra Tech Company, and the Director of Sustainable Design. He promotes sustainable design practices in the building industry and within the firm, focusing on creating systems that are energy...

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American Apparel Launches New Pencils of Promise Collection to Support Literacy in Developing Countries

Nov 14, 2017 8:00 AM ET - American Apparel has launched a capsule collection of hoodies, t-shirts and bags in support of Pencils of Promise (POP) to fund the construction of schools and provide support for teachers in developing nations.

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Kendall-Jackson and Net Impact Engage Young Professionals in Competition to Elevate Sustainability

Nov 14, 2017 7:30 AM ET - Net Impact, a global community of students and professionals, and Kendall-Jackson, the seminal winery in the Jackson Family Wines portfolio, have launched a sustainable wine case competition designed to harness the energy and ideas of young...

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How Women Leaders in Technology Transform the Non-Profit World

Nov 13, 2017 8:20 PM ET - In recent years, the nonprofit sector has witnessed more women ascending to technology management positions. These leaders are on the front lines of discussions on management and employee engagement. And at a time when many organizations are...

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SC Johnson Korea Named Best Workplace for the 1st Time

Nov 13, 2017 4:30 PM ET - SC Johnson announced today that the Great Place to Work® Institute has recognized SC Johnson Korea as one of the 35 Best Workplaces in Korea. This is the first time SC Johnson Korea has been recognized on the Institute’s annual Best Workplace list.

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Beautiful Places Across South Carolina Will Benefit from Nearly $500,000 from Duke Energy

Nov 13, 2017 4:00 PM ET - The Duke Energy Foundation is investing nearly $500,000 in 14 South Carolina environmental nonprofit organizations. The grants will fund environmental projects, wildlife conservation efforts and environmental educational programs across the Duke...

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“America’s Pledge” Report Affirms US Commitment to Paris Accord on Climate Change - The Minute

Nov 13, 2017 3:45 PM ET - Last week saw the boldest example yet of business taking the lead to fight climate change since the Trump administration’s announced intent to withdraw from the Paris Agreement earlier this year. ...

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Voya Financial is Partnering with Special Olympics to Help Athletes Achieve their Goals Beyond Sport

Nov 13, 2017 3:05 PM ET - Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA) today announced the launch of Invest in Something Special, the newest component of the company's broader effort to support the special needs community. The weeklong Invest in Something Special effort runs...

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Salesforce.org, From Corporate Philanthropy to Social Enterprise

Nov 13, 2017 3:00 PM ET - For 18 years, Salesforce.org has been central to the customer relationship management (CRM) and cloud computing giant’s culture. The company has long touted what it describes its technology as a powerful equalizer that provides access to...

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As U.S. Sheds Role as Climate Change Leader, Who Will Fill the Void?

Nov 13, 2017 2:55 PM ET - When President Trump announced in June that the United States would withdraw from the Paris agreement, America officially ceded its global leadership on climate change.

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VIDEO | An Update on Cisco’s Veterans Program

Nov 13, 2017 2:45 PM ET - Cisco is a strong supporter of veterans, and we are committed to helping them transition to the civilian work force. On this Veterans Day, I’d like to thank all Cisco employee veterans for their service and recognize their valuable role in making...

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First Annual Stephen R. Kellert Biophilic Design Award Goes to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Nov 13, 2017 2:20 PM ET - The International Living Future Institute (ILFI), in partnership with Interface, honored the late scholar and Yale University social ecologist Stephen R. Kellert’s legacy with the first ever, Biophilic Design Award at the Greenbuild Expo in Boston...

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Keep America Beautiful Partnership With Zephyrhills® Brand Natural Spring Water Increases Access to On-The-Go Recycling Across Florida

Nov 13, 2017 1:30 PM ET - In advance of America Recycles Day, Keep America Beautiful and Zephyrhills® Brand 100% Natural Spring Water are honoring four Florida communities that have increased their on-the-go recycling rates. This effort was enabled by a grant from...

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All Together Now -- Industries, Sectors & Professional Groups See Collective Efforts as the Way Forward for Managing Sustainability Issues

Nov 13, 2017 1:15 PM ET - There is encouraging news as corporate executives, managers and a range of professionals get together to address the risks and opportunities inherent in sustainability matters that could affect a particular industry, sector or profession. And, how...

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Whirlpool Corporation Named to 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index

Nov 13, 2017 1:00 PM ET - Whirlpool Corporation, the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, has been recognized for its commitment to sustainability and natural resource efficiency with its inclusion on the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index...

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The Vanguard Group Adoption Policies Benefit Employees Looking to Grow Their Family

Nov 13, 2017 1:00 PM ET - Each year the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption ranks the nation’s Top 100 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces. Throughout November, National Adoption Month, we are sharing the adoption stories from our top adoption-friendly partners. This year The...

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