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Brexit’s Impact on Environmental Policy: The Pros and Cons - The Minute

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The outcome of this week’s referendum about whether Great Britain should leave the European Union—the so-called “Brexit”— is uncertain. So are the potential environmental policy consequences.

Carnival Corporation Receives Green Gateway Environmental Excellence Awards

Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line and Princess Cruises recognized at annual Port of Seattle ceremony
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SEATTLEMay 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Corporation & plc, (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, was well represented last month at the sixth annual Port of Seattle Green Gateway Awards, with three of its cruise line brands being recognized for environmental excellence. Carnival Cruise LineHolland America Line

Premiere in the Port of Hamburg: AIDAprima and AIDAsol to be Supplied with Clean Electricity from LNG in Hamburg on May 14

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Rostock, May 13, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The port of Hamburg will be celebrating a premiere relating to LNG supply this Saturday. On May 14, AIDAprima and AIDAsol will be the first two AIDA ships to be simultaneously supplied with and/or powered with energy produced from LNG (liquefied natural gas) while berthed in the port of Hamburg. AIDAprima´s Dual Fuel Motors will be supplied directly from an LNG truck at the cruise terminal in Steinwerder. AIDAsol will be supplied in the HafenCity via the LNG hybrid barge, “Hummel”, with power that comes from low-emission LNG.

Three Ways to Scale Climate-Smart Agriculture in the United States

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The formal signing of the Paris Agreement last week by 175 nations confirmed the commitment of the global community to implement large-scale climate change solutions. An unprecedented number of companies have also made groundbreaking commitments to reduce emissions and improve the resilience of their operations and communities.

Louisiana Clean Fuel Leader Award Winners Announced

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LAFAYETTE, La., May 9, 2016 /3BL Media/ Louisiana Clean Fuels (LCF) announced the winners of the Louisiana Clean Fuel Leader Awards on Apr. 14 during the organization’s annual conference and expo at the Lafayette Cajundome. LCF, a designated US DOE Clean Cities Coalition, awards the top alternative fuel users in the organization’s territory each year. This year’s event hosted over 100 attendees. 

We’re Up for the Challenge

TransCanada joins with several energy sector companies to combat climate change.
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United States Environmental Protection Agency News Release

EPA Launches New Voluntary Methane Challenge Program To Reduce Emissions from the Oil and Gas Sector

UPS Invests $100 Million in Compressed Natural Gas, CNG Vehicles and Related Infrastructure

Helping to Create and Support Nationwide Natural Gas Market
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ATLANTA, March 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ – UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced plans to build an additional 12 compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations and add 380 new CNG tractors to its growing alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet. The CNG fueling stations and vehicle purchases totaling $100 million are part of UPS’s ongoing commitment to diversify its fuel sources and reduce its environmental impact.

Ceres Commends U.S.-Canadian Agreement on Climate and Energy and the Arctic

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March 10, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The nonprofit sustainability advocacy organization Ceres issued the following statement today in support of the announcement by President Obama and Prime Minister Trudeau of Canada on climate, energy and Arctic leadership.

From Mindy Lubber, Ceres president and director of the Investor Network on Climate Risk:

National Bike Challenge Crosses Borders and Helps Employees Reduce Carbon Footprint, Get Fit and Boost Engagement

Employee-led involvement at facilities across the globe underscores the importance of employee engagement and community interaction, while having a huge environmental impact.
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AIDA Cruises Achieves Positive Sustainability Result in 2015

Additional milestones achieved in the commitment to reduce emissions
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ROSTOCK, January 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ - AIDA Cruises, a pioneer in the German cruise industry when it comes to sustainability, successfully continued in its commitment to reduce emissions in 2015.

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