MINNEAPOLIS, July 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), announced today that it will begin to offer North American customers new options for trailer and self-powered products with lower global warming potential (GWP), pending approval by the U.S.
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:
In support of the company’s Climate Commitment, employees around the world planted trees to help reduce greenhouse gases.
Celebrated by more than 1 billion people around the world, Earth Day is the largest civil observance in the world. This year’s global theme, “It’s Our Turn to Lead,” celebrates a shift in global recognition of climate change, energy efficiency and sustainability. The key is for organizations with the right expertise to generate important conversations on these topics, and to deliver innovative solutions to pressing global challenges. That’s where Ingersoll Rand steps forward.
In response to interest in Ingersoll Rand's Climate Commitment, company sustainability experts Nanette Lockwood, Randy Newton and Paul Camuti spoke at recent national and global events, sharing best practices and insights to advance energy efficiency and sustainable improvements worldwide. These events and topics discussed include:
Nanette Lockwood to share progress on the company’s Climate Commitment and highlight barriers to industry-wide progress
Davidson, N.C., Feb. 23, 2015 /3BL Media/– Nanette Lockwood, global director, climate policy, for Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, will participate in a panel discussion at the annual Climate Leadership Conference, held Feb. 24, 2015 in Washington.
Company endorses refrigerant-bearing products designed to lower environmental impact with next generation, low global warming potential refrigerants
Davidson, N.C., January 26, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, is pleased to announce another milestone in achieving its climate commitment, a roadmap to significantly reduce the environmental impact from its operations and product portfolio by 2030.
At the recent Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, Ingersoll Rand's Scott Tew talked with Joe Crea of the USGBC about the company's recently-announced Climate Commitment. Ingersoll Rand has set specific goals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions related to product offerings and within operations, plus a $500M investment in research and development over the next five years to fund the long-term reduction of GHG emissions.