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3 Key Takeaways From COP26 for the Private Sector

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Like the climate crisis itself, the headlines coming out of COP26 have been hard to ignore. For almost three decades, world governments have come together at COP to forge a global response to the climate emergency and find ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Keysight and Proventia Collaborate to Optimize Electric Vehicle Battery Test Solutions

Location-independent and rapid deployment reduce time-to-market and costs
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SANTA ROSA, Calif. and OULUNSALO, Finland, November 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that delivers advanced design and validation solutions to help accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, and Proventia Oy, an internationally operating Finnish technology company that provides solutions in the engine, machine and vehicle industries to combat climate change, have collaborated to improve electric vehicle (EV) battery test solutions. 

Arbor Day Foundation Announces First-Ever 2021 Environmental Equity Grant Winners

Recipients will address climate- and race-related inequities with local tree projects in neighborhoods of need
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LINCOLN, Neb., November 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Arbor Day Foundation today announced the recipients of the 2021 Environmental Equity Grant, a first of its kind.

The grant seeks to fund community-based projects that specifically address climate- and race-related inequities through local tree planting initiatives in communities of need across the United States.

As Megatrends Reshape Infrastructure Markets, Black & Veatch Announces New Client-Focused Structure

Global consulting, engineering and construction leader transforms to address rapidly evolving client needs for more agile, innovative solutions
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OVERLAND PARK, Kan., November 18, 2021 – With sustainability-driven global megatrends such as electrification, decarbonization, digitization and resilience aggressively reshaping the critical human infrastructure markets, Black & Veatch announces a new leadership team and operational structure designed to address the goals and issues of its expanding client portfolio.

Data Centers to Prioritize Environmental Sustainability

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Bob Dylan famously wrote and sang, “The Times They Are A-Changin’” and this sentiment could not be more appropriate for the drastic transformation taking place in data centers around the world. But unlike the “anti-establishment” vibe of this 1960s anthem, what we are witnessing is social, political, and economic leaders and members of our society embracing the current perspective around sustainability in data centers.

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Ceres CEO Joins Signing of Bipartisan Federal Infrastructure Bill

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November 15, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Ceres CEO and President Mindy Lubber joined President Joe Biden, along with U.S. Congressional leaders and members of the U.S. business community, at the White House today as he signed the landmark bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, spurring urgently needed federal climate action in the U.S.

Trane Technologies' Thermo King® Announces Refrigerated Trailer System With Zero Direct Carbon Emissions

Innovative refrigerated trailer system combines fully electric refrigeration unit and highly efficient battery storage to transport food and medicine reliably and sustainably
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SWORDS, Ireland, November 16, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Thermo King®, the transport refrigeration brand of global climate innovator Trane Technologies (NYSE: TT), today premiered its trailer refrigeration system with zero direct carbon emissions at the Solutrans International trade show in Lyon, France.

COP26 Progress Must Lead to Even Bolder Action and Ambition in the Coming Months

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November 15, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Ceres CEO & President Mindy Lubber issued the following statement at the conclusion of the United Nations Climate Change Conference of Parties (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland: 

Green Bond-anza: Making Sense of the Categories

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By Benjamin J. Bailey, Praxis Mutual Funds & Everence Financial

With the recent announcement that the European Union will begin issuing green bonds starting in October of 2021 and predictions that have annual green bond issuance hitting $1 trillion by 2023, many have been left wondering: “What exactly is a green bond?”

Del Monte Foods: Giving Back to Grow Good for People and Communities

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At Del Monte Foods, Inc., we’re growers of good, which is why we not only grow what's good, but also take care of what's good: our team members, our growers, our customers and our communities. Through our corporate giving program, we support mission-aligned non-profit organizations in the communities in which we operate.

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