PNC: Commitment to Environmental Sustainability

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PNC: Commitment to Environmental Sustainability

As a service-based company, PNC’s largest direct impact on the environment can be attributed to our building portfolio, which includes bank branches, office buildings, operation centers and data centers. As a result, PNC has long committed to develop sustainable, high-performing buildings and to constantly seek ways to enhance operational efficiency.

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A Water Crisis Promotes Early Childhood Education and Health
The potential health impact on young children in Flint, Michigan is serious. Two years ago, lead in the city’s water supply reached toxic levels and the drinking water was declared unsafe. At high levels, exposure to lead can affect almost every system in the human body. For young children, especially, it can contribute to learning and behavior problems, slow growth and physical development,...
May 17, 2018 2:20 PM ET
PNC Met its Carbon Emissions and Energy Reduction Goals for 2020 Ahead of Schedule
In 2010, PNC set ambitious environmental performance goals to reduce carbon emissions and energy and water consumption by 30 percent by 2020. The company met its carbon reduction goal in 2016 and is on track to meet its energy reduction goal by the end of 2017. Due to improvements like new lighting and heating, and ventilation and air conditioning systems, PNC’s branches and office...
Jan 4, 2018 7:15 AM ET
How PNC Helps to Finance the Solar Power Revolution
By Julie Pippel, director, Division of Environment Management, Washington County, MD at the Rubble1 solar farm Across the United States, solar power installations have become an increasingly popular and affordable source of renewable energy. In fact, the U.S. hit 1 million solar installations at the end of February 2017, which amounts to about 27 gigawatts of solar power...
Mar 15, 2017 4:30 PM ET