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The North American arm of LG Electronics will target its energy use to achieve its new 2020 goal.
November 28, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A new report from Ernst & Young outlines the contextual backdrop of the upcoming climate talks in Durban, South Africa. Expectations are low.
November 17, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
GE Buys Converteam, climate change may be a factor in Mexican emigration to U.S., PwC hires Andrew Winston as an advisor, and more.
September 2, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The Marcellus Shale gas estimate gets a huge cut, reporters find oil on the surface of the sea in the Gulf, and H&M publishes its ninth annual CSR report, in this morning's first look.
August 26, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Energy-related CO2 rises, along with GDP in 2010; Nike steps up efforts to squeeze toxics from its supply chain; Seventh Generation adds a new marketing manager.
August 19, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A framework for measuring and reporting energy use and emissions from building operations may form the basis for a new ISO standard.
August 4, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The latest from Timberland includes new 2015 sustainability goals and a web portal with all of its CSR-related information.
August 1, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
High upfront costs, long payback periods, lack of capital and a perceived risk and uneasiness over measuring energy savings are some of the major barriers to major investments in energy efficiency projects.
July 22, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A new report released today by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) makes the case for why technologies such as virtualization and third party-hosted services, applications and websites can save big bucks for big companies while avoiding millions of tons of greenhouse gas emissions in the process.
July 20, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
China outspent every other country last year on renewable energy; Lufthansa will become the first airline to incorporate biofuels into a regular route; House Republicans will bring to a floor vote next week a bill that would repeal a light bulb efficiency mandate.
July 8, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
California polluters won't have to comply with the state's emissions trading program until 2013.
June 30, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Seventy-two companies are calling for deeper carbon cuts in the EU, while a separate report questions whether U.K. companies are ready to tackle their own carbon footprints.
June 15, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The company set several new sustainability goals today, including spending more with suppliers that track emissions and achieving $40 million in energy savings each year.
June 7, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A study of 14 of the top IT service firms found a range of approaches, but across the board from Accenture to Wipro to IBM, non-financial reporting is starting to look a lot like their financial reporting, with increased disclosure the norm.
June 7, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Global sustainability spending will soar 50 percent to 100 percent between 2011 and 2013, predicted research firm Verdantix.
May 20, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The telecommunications giant began testing the new metric over the last year. The metric tracks the amount of carbon dioxide emissions produced while moving a terabyte of data.
May 3, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Record temperatures and an increase in business travel as the economy recovered crimped the outdoor gear company's plans to halve its 2006 carbon footprint by 2010.
April 13, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A carbon footprint analysis of its value chain revealed that 40 percent of its overall emissions can be found in its supply chain, while another 40 percent are produced by customer use of its inhalers.
March 31, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Green power, low-carbon employee commuting and energy efficiency are helping the business software giant shrink its carbon footprint.
March 24, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A supply chain carbon footprint analysis revealed that manufacturing is Sprint Nextel's largest hotspot. Now the company will engage these suppliers to manage their emissions -- before asking them to have their own suppliers do the same.
March 17, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
BT now expects its roughly 6,000 contracted suppliers to have a climate change policy in place, actively measure and report their emissions, and set challenging targets to reduce emissions, while also reporting on their progress.
March 7, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Rupert Murdoch revealed today that his media empire achieved carbon neutral status in late 2010. News Corp., home to a range of properties such as the Fox News Channel and MySpace, also unveiled a mix of short-term and aspirational long-term goals to guide its environmental efforts moving forward.
March 1, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The number of resolutions filed for oil, coal and electric power companies soared 50 percent as shareholders focused on an energy sector faced with growing regulatory action.
February 18, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Global participants in the second annual Carbon Salary Survey from recruiting company Acre Resources and consulting firm Acona had an average annual salary was $79,000, about $3,000 higher than last year.
February 15, 2011 by Tilde Herrera