Building a Connection with the Next Generation


The Glocal (global + local) team at the Ingersoll Rand Compression Technologies and Services manufacturing site in the Unicov area of the Czech Republic has a multi-year vision to build a connection with local youth and encourage students to explore science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers. The team’s first community project focused on the renovation of a playground and city park.

Zero-Waste Part of Sustainability Journey at Trane Facility in Waco, Texas


In 2008, the team at Ingersoll Rand’s Trane facility in Waco, Texas, committed to the goals of zero waste by 2016 and grid neutrality by 2020, as well as a significant reduction in water usage. The facility, which manufactures the Ingersoll Rand water source heat pump product portfolio, is well on its way toward achieving these targets.

Reflections on Laudato Si - Concluded


“Never before has the world had a document that so eloquently unites ethics and environmental stewardship. That is why Laudato Si was the most significant environmental event of 2015.”

“Show your work.”

Does that bring you back to your high school math class in a hurry? That phrase was a near-daily refrain in mine. It didn’t matter if you intuitively, or by sheer luck, got a math problem right. You also had to offer a proof as well. You had to back it up.

Ingersoll Rand Joins the International Climate Community at United Nations 2015 Paris Climate Conference

Press Release

DAVIDSON, N.C., Dec. 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Ingersoll Rand (NYSE: IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, is joining international influencers at COP21 in Paris this week to support global discussions on climate change.

Accenture Recognized by CDP as Global Leader for Corporate Action on Climate Change

Company expands 2020 goals to further reduce environmental footprint
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NEW YORK, Dec. 01, 2015 /3BL Media/ – For the second consecutive year, Accenture (NYSE:ACN) is recognized as a global leader for its actions and strategies in response to climate change and is named to the “Climate A List” by CDP, an international not-for-profit that drives sustainable economies.

A New Kind of Olympics

by John Anderson Lanier

So what would the Olympics look like in non-sports form? Let’s assume the whole world was willing to gather for some other purpose, sending official delegations, national leaders, support staff and even fans to one city for two weeks. What if that gathering captured the same spirit of hope and enthusiasm that permeates the Olympic Games? Perhaps the focus could even be something as ambitious as solving climate change. Can you imagine that?

Ingersoll Rand Energy Leader to Join GreenBiz Webcast, Unveil Findings of Climate Change Research

Owen Smith to share findings of new research addressing the ways in which companies confront climate change, GHG reduction on Dec. 1
Press Release

DAVIDSON, N.C., Nov. 23, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Owen Smith, director, energy policy and strategy, Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability (CEES) at Ingersoll Rand, a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, will present an interactive webinar with GreenBiz on Dec. 1 from 1-2 p.m. ET. Register for free at http://bit.ly/1N6DdxL.

Ingersoll Rand Marks Climate Commitment Achievement at White House HFC Reduction Roundtable

Press Release

Davidson, N.C., Oct.15, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Ingersoll Rand (NYSE: IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, announced at the White House HFC Reduction Roundtable, progress on its Climate Commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from its products and operations by 2030. The Ingersoll Rand Climate Commitment is a pledge to:

Ingersoll Rand Leader to Share Insight on Integrating Sustainability into Business Planning for Emerging Markets at WEC Roundtable

Press Release

DAVIDSON, N.C., Sept. 23, 2015, /3BL Media/ – Randy Newton, vice president of Enterprise Engineering at Ingersoll Rand, a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, will join other industry experts at a roundtable hosted by the World Environment Center (WEC) on September 24.

Trane Residential Heating and Cooling Leadership on Display at Comfortech Expo

Featured products, technology and research demonstrate profound commitment to dealer needs, homeowner comfort and convenience and environmental sustainability
Press Release

ST. LOUIS, Mo., Sept. 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Trane, a leading global provider of indoor comfort systems and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), is showcasing its leadership in home heating and cooling products and technology at Comfortech, the national HVACR, Hydronics and Plumbing Conference and Expo in St. Louis, Sept. 16-17.


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