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Re-Inventing the Wheel: How CEOs Are Driving the Sustainable Tire of the Future

Words by Tina Casey
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When the internal combustion engine is phased out and zero-emission electric vehicles rule the road, we’ll still have tires. Lots of tires. After all, there is no substitute for the tire as we know it today — and these everyday objects are more complex than you might think.

A Key to the Solution

by Bea Hallen, Senior Sustainability Leader
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Duke Energy Earns an A- on the Carbon Disclosure Project's (CDP) 2020 Climate Change and Water Security Indexes

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Duke Energy is excited to announce that we have earned scores of A- on the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) 2020 Climate Change and Water Security indexes. These scores are a testament to our significant progress in executing our ambitious climate strategy, which includes goals of net-zero methane emissions in our natural gas business by 2030 and net-zero carbon emissions from electric generation by 2050. CDP is an important vehicle for sharing critical data on our climate strategy with our customers, policymakers and other stakeholders.

Vistra Scores Significantly Higher Than the North American Average on its First Ever CDP Climate Change Disclosure

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December 14, 2020 /3BL Media/ -- Vistra today announced that CDP, a global non-profit running the world’s leading environmental disclosure platform, scored Vistra in the ‘Management Band’ of its 2020 climate change report, including companies known for taking coordinated action on climate issues, with an overall score of ‘B’. This year 9,600 companies disclosed environmental data through CDP, where companies were assessed based off of the comprehensiveness of their disclosures, management of environmental risks, and best practices associated with environmental leadership.

Ceres Releases a Set of Practices for an Equitable and Just Transition to Clean Energy

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Recognizes the clean energy transition as an opportunity to create a more equitable, just and sustainable economy

Recommends five best practices to bring local communities and workforces into planning with clean energy project developers, purchasers, investors and regulators

Ninety One Hosts Investing for a World of Change and Introduces the Road to 2030

Forum features industry experts, including keynotes Mark Carney, UN Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance and CEO Hendrik du Toit
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Ninety One Hosts Investing for a World of Change and Introduces the Road to 2030

Forum features industry experts, including keynotes Mark Carney, UN Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance and CEO Hendrik du Toit

Peachtree Corners Smart City and The Ray Install USA's First Road Surface Solar Panels on Autonomous Vehicle Lane

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Peachtree Corners – the nation’s first smart city environment powered by real-world infrastructure and next-generation connectivity – today unveiled the city’s new solar roadway system which produces energy for a solar-powered EV charging station located at city hall. The installation also marked the first road surface-powered solar panels to be activated in a United States city.

3Degrees Helps Support Electrify America's EV Charging Infrastructure, Sells Verified Emissions Reductions to Customers Seeking to Reduce Transportation-Related Emissions

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SAN FRANCISCO, December 10, 2020 /3BL Media/  3Degrees today announced that it will sell verified emissions reductions (VERs), also known as carbon offsets, from Electrify America, tapping into revenue from its voluntary carbon customers to help fund upkeep of Electrify America’s expansive, ultra-fast electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure across the U.S.

S&P Global Named One Of America's Most Responsible Companies by Newsweek

Company Ranks Among Top 15 Percent of Those Recognized
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NEW YORK, December 9, 2020 /3BL Media/ - For the second year in a row, S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI) is one of America’s Most Responsible Companies, according to Newsweek. The annual list recognizes companies with a demonstrated commitment to strong corporate citizenship.

Gildan Included in Leadership Band on CDP's 2020 Climate Change Report

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MONTREAL, December 9, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) is pleased to announce that the Company has been included as a top performer on CDP’s 2020 Climate Change Report. Gildan received an A- for the second consecutive year placing the Company in CDP’s leadership band, and well above the apparel design sector average of C.

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