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PSEG Holds One of Lowest Carbon Emissions Rates Among Largest U.S. Power Producers

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NEWARK, N.J., June 27, 2019  /3BL Media/ – PSEG has one of the lowest carbon emissions rates of the nation’s largest power producers, according to a new analysis released today.

PSEG Power Has Agreed to Sell Its Interest in Keystone and Conemaugh Coal Plants

Nears Completion of its Coal Exit Strategy With Entire Coal Fleet Sold or Scheduled for Sale or Shutdown
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NEWARK, N.J., June 26, 2019 /3BL Media/ – PSEG Power has agreed to sell its 776-megawatt (MW) interest in the Keystone and Conemaugh generation facilities in western Pennsylvania and related assets, including the assumption of related liabilities. The transaction is expected to close during the second half of 2019, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.

HP's New Consumer Contract: A Bold Pledge for Sustainability, One Cartridge at A Time

by David McQuarrie, Global Head of Print Business Management, HP Inc.
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Manufacturers and consumers can work together in pursuit of a more sustainable future.

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Manufacturers and consumers can work together in pursuit of a more sustainable future.

Empowering Employees: The Key to Achieving Environmental Sustainability Goals

By Scott Tew
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Companies increasingly believe that addressing environmental sustainability is a strategic and integral business imperative. This is evidenced most recently by the volume of companies with Earth Day announcements including going carbon net neutral or eliminating plastic packaging. Yet, only four percent of companies are successful in achieving their environmental sustainability goals, according to Bain & Company. This is because companies are challenged to connect their strategic sustainability vision with meaningful operational changes to meet those goals.

Big Brands, Industry Leaders, Seasoned Experts, One Conference

Early bird rates for 3BL Forum: Brands Taking Stands™ – What’s Next end on June 30
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NORTHAMPTON, Mass., June 27, 2019 /3BL Media/ - The days of remaining on the sidelines in a rapidly changing business environment are over for companies large and small. Whether it is meeting new expectations of stakeholders, embedding sustainable business practices into legacy systems, pioneering innovation, building a pipeline of talent or taking a public stance on a pressing issue, it is clear companies around the world are increasingly being asked to be bold. 

The Heart of Summer Calls for Heart-Healthy Grilling Tips

Chefs from Aramark Offer Simple Tips to Make Your End-of-Summer Grilling Healthier and More Delicious
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With vegetable gardens in full bloom, and the heat keeping us out of the kitchen, August is grill season at its peak. We tapped the culinary expertise of our Aramark certified chefs to create a list of proven summer tips to make healthier and more plant-forward meals that will have your guests asking for more. Check out these ideas, and read the press release.

Creating Flavor on the Grill:

HP is Reinventing Print Sustainability

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Our pledge is that printing will be forest positive, printers and their energy will be carbon neutral, and all printer materials will put
safety first and support a circular economy.

Sustainable Partnerships

HP has launched a partnership with ELLE Magazine to deliver the world’s first sustainably printed fashion magazine. The cover was printed on 100% post-consumer waste paper stock. The interior pages on 30%. Both are FSC certified. Short-run of 400 issues was created exclusively for attendees of the Conservation International Gala in June 2019.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Releases 4th Annual ESG Report

HPE leverages technology to address societal and environmental needs and drive business results
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  • HPE has released its annual Living Progress Report, which shows our progress toward environmental, social, and governance goals
  • HPE continues to meet and exceed its customers’ business and sustainability goals by embedding efficiency, security, and reusability throughout the lifecycle of its products
  • HPE leads the industry with policies and programs that reduce its suppliers’ environmental impacts and protect human rights through targeted capability-building
  • HPE continued to foster a people and values-driven company culture by investing in its employees, as well as the communities in which the company operates
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  • HPE has released its annual Living Progress Report, which shows our progress toward environmental, social, and governance goals
  • HPE continues to meet and exceed its customers’ business and sustainability goals by embedding efficiency, security, and reusability throughout the lifecycle of its products
  • HPE leads the industry with policies and programs that reduce its suppliers’ environmental impacts and protect human rights through targeted capability-building
  • HPE continued to foster a people and values-driven company culture by investing in its employees, as well as the communities in which the company operates

Highlights From the HPE Living Progress Report

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The HPE Living Progress highlights video showcases our performance on environmental, social, and governance issues throughout 2018. See how we’re sustainably meeting the growing demand for compute by driving the circular economy, investing in people, and operating responsibly. Get more highlights from Living Progress: hpe.com/livingprogress

Intel's Commitment to Responsible Minerals Sourcing

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Like many companies in the electronics industry, Intel and our suppliers use minerals in manufacturing. In 2008, we began work to ensure that our supply chain does not source certain minerals—in particular, tantalum, tin, tungsten, and gold (3TG)—within the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) or adjoining countries from mines under the control of armed groups who exploit mine workers to fund crimes against humanity.

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