July 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ - On Wednesday, July 22, 2015, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) acquired its largest private land project on the Gaspé Peninsula. With help from TD Bank Group, through the TD Forests program, the property was secured along the shore of the Malbaie River, between the town of Gaspé and Percé. This 778-acre (315-hectare) property is located in a critical area for biodiversity in Quebec.
It has been less than one year since Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) made its bold Climate Commitment, but the company continues to earn accolades for its foundational belief in making its products – and operations – more energy efficient and sustainable.
Most recently, Green Builder Magazine included Ingersoll Rand on its yearly list of companies striving to make the world a better place to live through innovations in conservation, waste reduction and reduced carbon emissions. The story highlights a number of areas where Ingersoll Rand excels as an Eco-Leader, specifically in:
July 8, 2015 /3BL Media/ - WWF and Unilever have announced a one-year, international partnership to engage consumers in the fight against deforestation – one of the key drivers of climate change – and help protect a million trees.
World’s largest cruise company names Russell, a highly respected social entrepreneur, to be president of fathom and company’s Global Impact Lead
June 8, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, today named Tara Russell president of fathom and Global Impact Lead of Carnival Corporation & plc.
fathom pioneers social impact travel on a scale the world has never seen, with a focus on transformative, holistic impact and long-term sustainable development
June 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world’s largest travel and leisure company, today launched a new brand called fathom™, defining a new travel category it is calling “social impact travel,” that will offer consumers authentic, meaningful impact travel experiences to work alongside locals as they tackle community needs.
Boston’s Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor volunteers, donate $20,000 to local environmental nonprofits
BOSTON, June 24, 2015 /3BL Media/ —FOX25, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, today launched Boston’s inaugural Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor local environmental volunteers. Nominations are being accepted now through July 22 at myfoxboston.com for volunteers in FOX25’s viewership area who are creating, preserving or enhancing outdoor spaces.