ARLINGTON, Texas, April 2, 2014 /3BL Media/ - In an exciting pre-game warm-up to the NCAA® Final Four®, local residents will have the opportunity to Do Game Day Right™ and bring in old TVs, computers and other electronic equipment for responsible recycling – free of charge. Official NCAA Corporate Partner LG Electronics USA will offer a special eCycling drop-off event utilizing the services of Waste Management.
On March 29, LG Electronics joined organizations and individuals around the world in switching off its non-essential lights for “Earth Hour” to celebrate our collective commitment to the planet and to help increase environmental awareness. For an hour on Saturday night, the company powered off its Twin Towers in Seoul, Times Square Billboard in New York City and the lights in LG-owned U.S. facilities, from Englewood Cliffs, N.J., to Lincolnshire, Ill., to San Diego, Calif. and beyond.
Companies to advance open standards in lighting controls and energy management by creating fully integrated LED troffer solutions with wireless control
LOS ALTOS, Calif., and ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 25, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Daintree Networks, Inc., the leading provider of open, networked wireless solutions for smart building control and energy management, and LG Electronics USA today announced they have teamed to create a fully integrated LED lighting solution with wireless control for commercial settings.
Supporting UN’s Millennium Development Goals Through ‘LG Hope Series’
SEOUL, Dec. 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ — LG Electronics (LG) has been honored by the United Nations, receiving the Millennium Development Goals* (MDGs) Award from UN Global Compact Local Network.
At the at the UN’s 2013 Global Compact Value Awards Ceremony, LG Electronics was recognized for its global social program, the LG Hope Series. Through this program, LG operates the LG Hope Community in Ethiopia, the LG Hope School in Kenya, the LG Hope Family in Bangladesh and the LG Hope Family in Cambodia to promote sustainable development.
Certifications Further Enhance Award-Winning Smartphone’s Credentials, Highlight Company’s Environmentally-Conscious Initiatives
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Dec. 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics (LG) has earned key sustainability certifications from UL Environment and the Carbonfund.org Foundation for the award-winning LG G2 smartphone,further validating the company’s global strategy to reduce its carbon footprint and develop products with an eye towards the environment.
‘ENERGY STAR Most Efficient’ Designation Helps Green Gifters Find Right Products
WASHINGTON, Nov. 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ – With Black Friday right around the corner, LG Electronics USA is urging consumers to “Do 1 Thing ENERGY STAR” and look for the ENERGY STAR label and “ENERGY STAR Most Efficient” designation when making their home appliance and consumer electronics purchases.
LG’s Energy Star-certified TVs installed in Marriott’s US properties since 2011 have reduced CO2 emissions by an estimated 1.8 million pounds annually compared to a non-Energy Star TVs, the company says.
Local NJ Students Recognized in ‘Discover Your Green World’ Poster Contest That Encouraged K-8 Students to Contribute Exhibit Ideas for New Science Center
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., July 11, 2013 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA congratulates the nine winners of its ‘Discover Your Green World’ poster contest in which local students were invited to create exhibits for the future LG Science & Environmental Learning Center, a key element of LG Electronics’ future North American headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
When assessing the carbon footprint of a $45 billion electronics company, thoughts quickly turn to the environmental costs associated with developing, manufacturing and transporting a world’s worth of appliances and high-def televisions.
But what if that same company sought to transform an industry by making energy efficiency the centerpiece of its differentiation strategy?