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Blog from in Energy
Jun 30, 2020 9:00 AM ET

Ørsted reached another milestone in its expanding offshore wind business with the installation of offshore wind turbine 1,500. The renewable energy company is set to more than double its offshore wind capacity in the coming five years with the use of increasingly more powerful turbines.

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Press Release from in Business & Trade
Jun 30, 2020 8:30 AM ET

June 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ - How can organizations ensure stakeholders can easily and quickly navigate their way around the sustainability report while demonstrating a commitment to transparency?

Partnership will support reforestation in Estado de México, Mexico, the wintertime habitat for pollinating butterfly

Press Release from in Environment
Jun 30, 2020 8:00 AM ET

LINCOLN, Neb., June 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Alongside key corporate partners International Paper and L’Oreal USA, the Arbor Day Foundation has announced a partnership with the Land Life Company to support reforestation efforts for critical Monarch butterfly habitats in Estado de México, Mexico. This partnership will support efforts to replant and restore degraded areas of the “Zona Nucleo,” the breeding ground for the Monarch, beginning June 2020.

Seven women embrace the power of impact by sharing their experiences participating in leadership and development initiatives at Gildan

Blog from in Human Resources
Jun 30, 2020 8:00 AM ET

The Collaboration Expands HIV Self-Testing in High-Need Areas During COVID-19

Press Release from in Health and Wellness
Jun 30, 2020 6:00 AM ET

With in-person health services limited due to COVID-19, Greater Than AIDS, a public information initiative of KFF, and Walgreens have announced a new program to provide 10,000 OraQuick® In-Home HIV Test kits to support expanded testing options in high-need areas. Local health agencies and community-based organizations will distribute the FDA-approved, self-administered tests at no cost to those unable to get tested in person.  

Hour-long special, amplifying young black voices and providing anti-racism resources for families, premieres Monday, June 29, at 7 P.M. (ET/PT)

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Jun 29, 2020 5:10 PM ET

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., June 23, 2020 /3BL Media/ —Nickelodeon’s heralded Nick News marks its return with a special hour-long presentation–Kids, Race and Unity: A Nick News Special, premiering Monday, June 29, at 7 p.m.

By Kerri Anne Renzulli, Hank Gilman, Sam Hill and Susan McPherson

Article from in Awards and Recognition
Jun 29, 2020 5:05 PM ET

In the weeks and months since the COVID-19 outbreak began, hundreds of companies and entrepreneurs have stepped up to help. We chose a sampling of them: 50 companies (including one collaboration) that stand out for the size, scope or uniqueness of their efforts and that provide a snapshot of all these good works. The list was researched and written by Newsweek's Kerri Anne Renzulli, with the assistance of Newsweek contributor and consultant Sam Hill, consultant and CEO expert Susan McPherson and Newsweek Editorial Director Hank Gilman.

Blog from in Environment
Jun 29, 2020 3:55 PM ET

A big part of how we GroMoreGood at ScottsMiracle-Gro is caring for our planet’s littlest creatures––bees, butterflies and other pollinators. 

How eBay seller Cami Nyquist grew her business from her kitchen table to establishing a nonprofit to help pay it forward.

Blog from in Philanthropy
Jun 29, 2020 3:50 PM ET

Editor’s note: In celebration of eBay’s 25th anniversary, we’re spotlighting a seller every week from our global community in our Mini Stories column through 2020.

Press Release from in Environment
Jun 29, 2020 3:10 PM ET

New research shows commodity-driven deforestation is associated with five percent of global emissions; and deforestation in Amazon rose 50 percent in the first four months of 2020 as the economy began to collapse 

New Ceres’ Investor Guide to Deforestation and Climate Change calls on investors to tackle deforestation risks at same scale and speed they bring to broader portfolio-wide climate risks

By Claudine Galloway

Blog from in Philanthropy
Jun 29, 2020 3:10 PM ET

When the novel coronavirus spread across the world, one thing was evident among General Mills employees – they wanted to do their part to help in some way.

Across the company, from our product brand teams and the General Mills Foundation to employees in their free time, plans were made and action was taken.

Here’s a small snapshot of our collective actions during the pandemic so far.

by Mark Herrmann VP, Fundamentals & Structuring at NRG

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jun 29, 2020 3:00 PM ET

At NRG, we are driven to be active members of our communities. Many of us, both individually and collectively, give our support, our time, and our resources to nonprofit organizations dedicated to helping vulnerable members of our community. This need to help has only been heightened as we begin to understand the breadth of COVID-19.

by Mary Draves, Chief Sustainability Officer and Vice President of Environment, Health and Safety at Dow

Blog from in Human Resources
Jun 29, 2020 2:30 PM ET

Dow is seeking to take a holistic approach to sustainability and looking at global challenges such as climate change, plastic waste and inequality as interconnected issues...

Multimedia with summary from in Human Resources
Jun 29, 2020 1:45 PM ET

AEG’s LA Kings scout Blake Bolden, the first African American player in the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL), recently joined the Black Girl Hockey Club (BGHC) for a Juneteenth Celebration panel discussion on race, hockey and community.

By Linda Miller OBE, Infrastructure Construction Director

Blog from in Green Building
Jun 29, 2020 1:00 PM ET

The post-pandemic world can be safer, more equitable, and increasingly sustainable – and engineers are ready to make it happen. That’s my takeaway after participating in today’s BBC World Service panel titled The Engineers: Re-Engineering the Future.