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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 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
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
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 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
Preliminary data shows SAP AG's greenhouse gas emissions fell 4 percent in 2010, a year in which its business software sales grew 17 percent
January 27, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Some say the bill could be as good as it gets for the business community, in terms of comparisons to previous bills, financial support, and something many businesses have been yearning for: certainty.
May 12, 2010 by Tilde Herrera
The nation's first federal rules regulating greenhouse gas emissions from light-duty vehicles stand to save the country's corporate fleets billions of dollars from improved fuel economy.
April 2, 2010 by Tilde Herrera
Hearings on the Waxman-Markey draft climate change bill opened on Capitol Hill this week, days after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed that rising greenhouse gas emissions fueling climate change pose a risk to public health and well-being.
April 23, 2009 by Tilde Herrera
At the Ceres conference in San Francisco, Ben Packard of Starbucks explains how its stakeholders nudged the company to enter the public policy arena to lobby for strong climate change laws and offers advice for other companies considering entering the debate.
April 15, 2009 by Tilde Herrera
(Episode 73): Ryan Schuchard from Business for Social Responsibility talks to GreenBiz Radio about the events businesses need to monitor over the next nine months as climate change policy develops on the national and world stages.
March 5, 2009 by Tilde Herrera
The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity claims the industry has more than 80 carbon capture and storage projects in the pipeline. An environmental think tank called the industry's investment paltry.
December 23, 2008 by Tilde Herrera
The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) begins auctioning off permits today for the carbon dioxide that can be produced by more than 200 electricity generators in 10 Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic states. The event comes on the heels of a key development of the Western Climate Initiative, another cap-and-trade plan being pushed by seven states and four Canadian provinces.
September 24, 2008 by Tilde Herrera