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VIDEO: Companies That Are Leading the Way With Solutions for Transition To a Clean Energy Future

Feb 23, 2018 8:50 AM ET - Corporate Knights & As You Sow, two organizations that are at the forefront of promoting environmental and corporate social responsibility...

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SCS Named Environmental Certification Specialist of the Year

Feb 23, 2018 8:00 AM ET - For the second time in a row, SCS Global Services (SCS) has been recognized by Global Energy News under its Clean Energy Awards program. Last week, SCS was named Environmental Certification Specialist of the Year for 2018. As described by Global...

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Piedmont Natural Gas Named Natural Gas Utility Customer Champion

Feb 22, 2018 11:10 AM ET - CHARLOTTE, N.C., February 21, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas has been designated a 2017 Utility Customer Champion, according to a report based on surveys of more than 50,000 customers of the nation's 130 largest utilities....

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Amy Harder: Democrats Debate Energy Policy

Feb 22, 2018 11:00 AM ET - The 2016 disagreement between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders over the best energy mix to help us get to a 100% renewable future sure does seem antiquated these days with climate change deniers and fossil fuel interests at the helm in Washington...

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UPS to Deploy First Electric Truck to Rival Cost of Conventional Fuel Vehicles

Feb 22, 2018 10:35 AM ET - Designing electric, zero-emissions vehicles from the ground up is no easy task - but UPS and Workhorse Group are doing just that, and putting them on the road at a cost matching standard petroleum vehicles without the benefit of any subsidies in an...

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CITGO Announces 10th Anniversary Grantee Finalists for the Bronx Social Program

Feb 22, 2018 9:45 AM ET - Today, CITGO Petroleum Corporation celebrated the 10th anniversary of its Bronx Social Program by announcing the 2017-2018 grant recipients. The 21 chosen programs were selected because of their efforts to serve the Bronx community through five...

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Mars, GSK & TD Bank + 400 More to Join RBSNY

Feb 22, 2018 9:45 AM ET - The Responsible Business Summit New York (March 26-27) is the leading conference to create long-term, positive impact on society, the environment and industry through transforming business operations. See who you could be altering the course of...

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Duke Energy Uses Drones to Restore Power in Puerto Rico

Feb 21, 2018 4:00 PM ET - More than 220 Duke Energy workers have been working to restore power in Puerto Rico since January, and they have found a new way to string lines and navigate the challenging mountain terrain: drones.

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Relay Education is Leading the Way in Energy Literacy Across Canada

Feb 21, 2018 10:10 AM ET - The transition to 100 per cent renewable energy is underway across Canada. In 2018, 15,000 youth will participate in Relay Education's renewable energy workshops as part of this national energy shift...

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Erb Institute Student, Jim Gawron, Part of Research Team on Maximizing the Benefits of Autonomous Vehicles

Feb 21, 2018 10:05 AM ET - ANN ARBOR—The added weight, electricity demand and aerodynamic drag of the sensors and computers used in autonomous vehicles are significant contributors to their lifetime energy use and greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new study.

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Companies, Students, Farmers, Activists Unite to Grow the Fair Trade Movement

Feb 21, 2018 9:00 AM ET - Global Fair Trade advocacy organization Fair Trade Campaigns will host a multi-stakeholder gathering of Fair Trade supporters in Washington D.C. this March 23-25. The conference, which will focus on tangible pathways for growing the Fair Trade...

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Consumers Energy Announces Clean Energy Breakthrough Goal: 80 Percent Reduction in Carbon Emissions, Zero Coal by 2040

Feb 19, 2018 1:45 PM ET - Consumers Energy and CMS Energy today announced Consumers Energy’s plans to meet Michigan’s energy needs reducing carbon emissions by 80 percent and no longer using coal to generate electricity by 2040. The company also said today that more than 40...

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Proyecto Mirador: Transforming Poor Communities Through Innovative Funding

Feb 16, 2018 11:20 AM ET - In the highlands of Honduras, where tourism and coffee production drive the country’s economic engine, a social revolution is taking place.

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Puerto Rico Journal: Restoring Power on the Island

Feb 16, 2018 11:00 AM ET - A lineman’s job has always been part electrician and part good neighbor because the customers they restore power for are their own family and friends. And it’s really no different in Puerto Rico.

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Green Glove Dryer Now in Every Elementary School Classroom in Jackson County

Feb 16, 2018 10:10 AM ET - An innovative collaboration between Consumers Energy and a Michigan business is helping keep students in over 500 elementary classrooms warm this winter. ...

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Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Wins 2018 Best New Car Award From Good Housekeeping

Feb 15, 2018 4:15 PM ET - AUBURN HILLS, Mich., February 15, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The editors of Good Housekeeping, in partnership with Car and Driver, today named the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid a 2018 Best New Car award winner in the Hybrid category.

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A Sweet Surprise for a Couple in Their 90s

Feb 15, 2018 2:10 PM ET - For Duke Energy lineman apprentice Shawn Tillis, rest and normalcy have erased the exhaustion of restoring power after Hurricane Irma drenched and devastated much of Florida five months ago. But one memory remains strong.

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TransCanada Declares Quarterly Dividends

Feb 15, 2018 1:00 PM ET - TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada or the Company) today announced that the Board of Directors (Board) of TransCanada declared a quarterly dividend of $0.69 per common share for the quarter ending March 31, 2018 on the Company...

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Starbucks, PepsiCo Among 2018's Most Ethical Food Brands

Feb 15, 2018 10:00 AM ET - Since 2007, the Ethisphere Institute has been recognizing companies which “influence and drive positive change in the business community.” In a statement, the Ethisphere Institute wrote that companies which consistently show “transparency and...

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China’s State Power Investment Corporation Adds New Energy to Sustainability by Joining WBCSD

Feb 15, 2018 8:45 AM ET - Global electricity leader State Power Investment Corporation Limited (SPIC) has today joined nearly 200 forward-thinking companies as the newest member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).

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50x50 Commission Lays Out Challenges, Opportunities In Reducing Transportation Energy Use

Feb 14, 2018 4:30 PM ET - The 50x50 Commission, launched in October 2017, is chaired by Audi of America President Scott Keogh and National Grid U.S. President Dean Seavers, and includes Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto (D) and Fort Worth, Texas, Mayor Betsy Price (R), along...

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Pipeline Fever Grips Alberta Town as New Project Draws Hundreds of Workers

Feb 14, 2018 11:15 AM ET - The good times are back for Sundre, Alta., at least for a while Local businesses in Sundre discuss the recent economic boost the town is welcoming as a result of the construction of TransCanada's Sundre Crossover Project...

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Exploring the Potential for Blockchain in Renewable Energy Markets Webinar

Feb 14, 2018 11:00 AM ET - Blockchain is an emerging and transformative technical standard for distributed ledgers, which has the potential to streamline transactions. Join us to learn about how blockchain can interact with new and existing renewable energy markets.

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Grid Modernization: Increasing Capital Investments To Decrease Risk

Feb 14, 2018 9:00 AM ET - Growing commitment to distributed energy resources (DER) is forcing continued modernization of the grid — and the effort shows no signs of letting up. Whether by regulatory mandate or stakeholder pressure, system upgrades are being made worldwide to...

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Carbon Tracker Unveils 2˚C Compliant Scenario Analysis Tool on Bloomberg App Portal

Feb 13, 2018 3:05 PM ET - Bloomberg Terminal subscribers can now access the Carbon Tracker Initiative’s research that provides investors in the energy sector and commodities markets, or those with a focus on sustainable investments, insight into oil and gas companies’...

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