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O-I Glass Takes Leadership in Building Recycling Ecosystems for Glass Packaging

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  • Company releases 2022 Sustainability Report

  • Collected in excess of 100,000 tons of glass packaging through 49 closed loop programs

  • Implemented 9 community recycling programs and two special collection programs through GLASS4GOOD program

  • Engaging in advancing processing while partnering with suppliers, customers, and communities

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  • Company releases 2022 Sustainability Report

  • Collected in excess of 100,000 tons of glass packaging through 49 closed loop programs

  • Implemented 9 community recycling programs and two special collection programs through GLASS4GOOD program

  • Engaging in advancing processing while partnering with suppliers, customers, and communities

Alpha Petroleum, Energean UK and Orsted Agree To Explore the Repurposing of a UK Southern North Sea Gas Platform as a Potential Compensation Measure for Offshore Wind

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Alpha Petroleum Resources Limited (Alpha) and Energean UK Limited (Energean) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Orsted Hornsea Project Four Limited (“Orsted”) to explore the potential repurposing of the Wenlock gas platform in the Southern North Sea.

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Alpha Petroleum Resources Limited (Alpha) and Energean UK Limited (Energean) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Orsted Hornsea Project Four Limited (“Orsted”) to explore the potential repurposing of the Wenlock gas platform in the Southern North Sea.

Henkel Expands Brandon Facility To Support EV and Electronics Manufacturing

Adhesive Technologies invests in future-ready operations
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BRANDON, S.D., September 22, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Henkel, a global leader of adhesives, sealants and functional coatings, and leading manufacturer of well-known consumer brands, broke ground on a 35,000 square foot expansion of its production facility in Brandon, South Dakota. The expanded facility will bring state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities and allow Henkel to increase production of thermal interface materials used to manufacture high-performance electronics and electric vehicles (EV).

Eaton Endorses Memorandum of Understanding for Global Commercial Vehicle 'Drive to Zero' Initiative

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  • Eaton’s Brian Brickhouse addresses priority actions accelerating electric vehicle charging infrastructure and decarbonization at Global Clean Energy Action Forum
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  • Eaton’s Brian Brickhouse addresses priority actions accelerating electric vehicle charging infrastructure and decarbonization at Global Clean Energy Action Forum

Canada Has the Potential To Lead the Global Energy Transition

‘We produce it cleaner than everyone else, and others want it,’ Enbridge’s Colin Gruending tells Energy Disruptors Summit
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When it comes to energy and to the energy transition, Canada has yet to embrace its vast potential to lead.

This observation was offered up by panelists on Tuesday evening at the Energy Disruptors Summit in Calgary, during a mainstage discussion entitled The Future of Canadian Energy. The panel of four included Colin Gruending, Enbridge’s Executive Vice President and President, Liquids Pipelines.

Fifth Third Installs 20 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at Madisonville Operations Center in Cincinnati

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CINCINNATI, September 23, 2022 /3BL Media/ - As National Drive Electric Week approaches, Fifth Third today announced the installation of 20 new electric vehicle charging units at its Madisonville Operations Center parking garage in Cincinnati. The charging stations are now providing more than 4,000 employees—approximately 20% of Fifth Third’s total employee base—with the ability to charge electric vehicles. Fifth Third, which is headquartered in Cincinnati, has been growing its electric vehicle charging program since 2020.

“Beneath the Surface: The Journey of Water,” Presented by the International Water Association and Produced by BBC StoryWorks Commercial Productions Features Two Black & Veatch Projects

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan., September 22, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Black & Veatch, a leading global provider of critical human infrastructure solutions, today announced that two of its water projects are included in “Beneath the Surface: The Journey of Water,” presented by the International Water Association and produced by BBC StoryWorks Commercial Productions. The film profiles innovators advancing security, resilience and stewardship into global water systems.

3M Advances Decarbonization Technologies, Showcases Power of Science To Address Climate Change During Climate Week NYC

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3M is expanding research and development into emerging technologies focused on decarbonization and renewable fuels. Through cross-functional global teams, 3M Corporate Research and 3M Ventures, the company’s corporate venturing arm, 3M is investing in and developing innovative materials for green hydrogen and low-carbon intensity energy separations.

ESG Talk Podcast: Defending, Critiquing, and Moving Forward in ESG Ft. Shivaram Rajgopal, Columbia Business School

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ESG Talk Podcast: Defending, Critiquing, and Moving Forward in ESG

This is an illuminating conversation between Shivaram Rajgopal, Kester and Byrnes Professor at Columbia Business School, and host Mandi McReynolds. Listen as they discuss his pragmatic approach to ESG as illustrated in his three-part Forbes article series ESG – A Defense, A Critique, And A Way Forward: An Evidence-Driven Pragmatic Perspective.

Sustainability a Win for PNC Client Berkshire Hills Bancorp

How and why PNC recently assisted a client with a sustainability bond.
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When unique business needs meet specialized capabilities, special things can happen. And that’s exactly the scenario that led to a deal between PNC and Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc.

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