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National Grid President John Bruckner on how gas, both green and natural, will play a role in securing our clean energy future.

Blog from in Energy
Apr 15, 2019 3:45 PM ET

When we released the Northeast 80x50 Pathway, our deep dive analysis into ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, we hoped it would spark productive conversations about how our states, region, and country can combat climate change - one of the greatest threat of our time. 

While the scope of this enormous challenge can be hard to comprehend, I am confident that we have more solutions at hand than we recognize. Working together to realize those solutions is the only way forward. 


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 15, 2019 2:10 PM ET

LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2019 /3BL Media/ - CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBRE) today announced that the company has been recognized for sustained excellence across several categories in The Best of The Global Outsourcing 100 (GO100) by IAOP®, which has identified the “best of the best” global outsourcing firms, across all industries, from the past ten years.

CBRE was judged to be among the best firms in the following categories:


The ducks interact with kids, can be fed or bathed, and play soothing sounds, by Charlie Wojciechowski

Article from in Philanthropy
Apr 15, 2019 2:00 PM ET

The invention, called “My Special Aflac Duck,” was named one of Time Magazine’s best inventions of 2018, and it’s easy to see why, as kids rapidly grow attached to them.

“We consider the duck a social robot,” inventor Aaron J. Horowitz said. “He is a constant companion for kids that can really share in the experience that they are having, and can give them a better tool to communicate how they feel.”

Read more here


Blog from in Environment
Apr 15, 2019 1:40 PM ET

Although more than seven-in-10 (73%) Americans think global warming is happening and nearly the same amount (72%) say global warming is important to them personally, according to new research from Yale, the concept of climate change is still called into question on a nearly daily basis.


Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 15, 2019 1:40 PM ET

Inspiring others to show they care through acts of kindness speaks to the essence of the Hallmark brand. Hallmark’s Care Enough campaign highlighted the selfless acts of dozens of individuals to inspire others to perform acts of caring. 


Article from in Environment
Apr 15, 2019 12:25 PM ET

When does an everyday errand become a life-changing act of kindness? When a simple packaged good purchase helps bring clean drinking water to children, families, and communities that desperately need it; when “1=1” means that consumers can help support an urgent global initiative that’s changing lives.


The summit’s goal is to empower people to break through barriers, find inner purpose, and contribute their best

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Apr 15, 2019 12:10 PM ET

 


With college basketball tournaments in full swing, we're passing on company hoops history that dates back more than a century.

Blog from in Human Resources
Apr 15, 2019 11:45 AM ET
Q: Is it true there was once a women’s basketball team at Johnson & Johnson?
 
A: Margaret Gurowitz, Chief Historian: There's a long history of employee sports teams at Johnson & Johnson, beginning with a men’s baseball team in 1895. The first women's basketball team was formed in 1907 by members of the Laurel Club, which was founded the same year.

Article from in Health and Wellness
Apr 15, 2019 11:00 AM ET

We are experiencing an exciting new era in drug discovery and development with scientific advances that could result in future breakthroughs. To make this promise a reality, Pfizer is dedicated to investing in manufacturing capabilities to keep pace with science today, and to plan for what’s coming next.


Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Apr 15, 2019 10:30 AM ET

The SXSW Festival was founded 12 years ago for innovators and entrepreneurs to explore the convergence of film, music, and technology. But recently, the festival that introduced the world to Twitter and Meerkat has pivoted toward a higher calling: How can the world’s biggest changemakers advance technology for public purpose?


Press Release from in Energy
Apr 15, 2019 10:10 AM ET
  • New project continues company’s wind expansion in Texas
  • Project will include some of the tallest wind turbines in U.S. – increasing wind energy production

Article from in Supply Chain & the Circular Economy
Apr 15, 2019 10:10 AM ET

As part of MilliporeSigma’s commitment to reduce its environmental impact, the company has launched a new SMASH Packaging Plan — a four-year approach to drive improvement in the sustainability of its packaging. Through this initiative, MilliporeSigma is setting new standards and goals to shrink, secure, switch and save packaging while still meeting the required performance requirements and transit safety regulations.

These four goals are organized under three categories and include specific targets for 2022. MilliporeSigma will transparently report progress toward these targets.


Blog from in Finance & Investment
Apr 15, 2019 10:05 AM ET

by Amy Domini, Founder and Cahir of Domini Impact Investments 


Multimedia with summary from in Business & Trade
Apr 15, 2019 9:05 AM ET

CNH Industrial’s Case IH Grand Island Facility hosted a “signing day” event on April 2 to celebrate its support of the certified Youth Apprentice Program with the Department of Labor and Career Pathways High School in the city of Grand Island.  Together with company representatives, the event was attended by Debra Cremeens-Risinger, U.S.


New Partnership to Encourage SDGs progress in Italy.

Press Release from in Sustainable Development Goals
Apr 15, 2019 8:45 AM ET
April 15, 2019 /3BL Media/ GRI and The Italian Alliance for Sustainable Development (ASviS) have signed memorandum of understanding, kicking off a partnership to unite efforts to promote corporate social responsibility in relation to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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