Honda will add two gasoline-electric hybrids next year to its Accord sedan lineup. The cars will use a plug-in hybrid that runs for 10-15 miles on battery power before the gas engine kicks in. Both will be sold as 2014 models next spring.
Three oil companies have been named as among the best investment bets in the oil and gas sector by Seeking Alpha, a newsletter for investors. Sanchez Energy Corporation, Enbridge Energy Management, and Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust were singled out for their projected earnings per share growth of over 25 percent during the next year and their low level of accrued debt.
Molson Coors has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the second consecutive year. Molson Coors is one of only seven companies included in the Food and Beverage category. The beverage company has also been listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, and was named Beverage Sector leader.
Several years ago, I got a new assignment at work and suddenly found myself immersed in sustainability reporting. As I set out to learn my new job, I discovered an alphabet soup of acronyms that made my head spin on a daily basis. I tried to make sense of what the experts were saying, but thelanguage seemed to barely resemble English. So, one of my first orders of business was to learn the key acronyms of this new discipline. It was clear to me that if I didn’t understand these, I would continue to be lost and confused a good bit of the time.
(3BL Media) Calgary, Alberta - September 20, 2012 - Encana Corporation (TSX, NYSE: ECA) has once again been recognized for our efforts to disclose and manage our environmental, economic and social sustainability performance. As a result of these efforts, Encana has been named to the Dow Jones Industrial North American Index. Encana was one of only 10 companies included on the North American Index from 49 oil and gas sector companies analyzed and scored 17 percent higher than the industry average.
(3BL Media) Jacksonville, FL - September 19, 2012 -CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) announced that it was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America for the second consecutive year and was the only U.S. railroad listed in 2012.
“Sustainable practices improve today’s operations and position CSX for a strong future,” said Michael J. Ward, chairman, president and chief executive officer. “CSX remains committed to transparency and accountability and will continue to implement new sustainability strategies as our business grows.”
MERRILLVILLE, Ind., Sept. 17, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America in recognition of the company's sustainable business practices and performance. Of the 140 companies that achieved listing on this year's North America Index, NiSource is one of only two U.S. natural gas distribution companies to make the list.
Creating a stronger future through sustainable business practices is a goal shared across all aspects of AT&T. And, at a company with large and diverse operations like ours, it takes a strong coordinated effort to successfully manage and measure these efforts.