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Decoding Sustainability Initiatives: Your 5 Minute Guide on Sustainability Practices

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by Atin Chhabra

The Industrial and business sector has a huge role to play in the growth and development of a country. It maintains the per capita income and provides a plethora of employment opportunities for people coming from different sectors of society. However, in recent years, as countries are taking integral measures to save the planet, businesses are also stepping up by smartly interweaving their business ideas with multiple sustainability initiatives.

Schneider Electric Releases Key Report on Climate Change as Part of COP26 Engagement

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  • New Schneider Electric report outlines “Back to 2050” decarbonization scenarios
  • Schneider experts on the ground in Glasgow to advance decarbonization insights and solutions with business partners, climate experts and influencers
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  • New Schneider Electric report outlines “Back to 2050” decarbonization scenarios
  • Schneider experts on the ground in Glasgow to advance decarbonization insights and solutions with business partners, climate experts and influencers

Schneider Electric in Universum's Top-25 World's Most Attractive Employers

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  • Schneider Electric recognized by Universum in its ranking of Top 50 global employers
  • Schneider Electric reaches Top-25 for the first time
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  • Schneider Electric recognized by Universum in its ranking of Top 50 global employers
  • Schneider Electric reaches Top-25 for the first time

World Economic Forum Awards Schneider Electric Lexington, Kentucky Sustainability Lighthouse Recognition and Wuxi, China Smart Factory Advanced Lighthouse Status

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  • Wuxi plant is the fourth Schneider Electric Smart Factory to receive Advanced Lighthouse recognition
  • Lexington, Kentucky recognized as a Lighthouse in 2020, now one of the first factories awarded Sustainability recognition
  • Digital transformation deploys IIoT technology for greater efficiency and sustainability
  • Smart plant leverages Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies including 5G, cobots, artificial intelligence, and big data analysis
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  • Wuxi plant is the fourth Schneider Electric Smart Factory to receive Advanced Lighthouse recognition
  • Lexington, Kentucky recognized as a Lighthouse in 2020, now one of the first factories awarded Sustainability recognition
  • Digital transformation deploys IIoT technology for greater efficiency and sustainability
  • Smart plant leverages Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies including 5G, cobots, artificial intelligence, and big data analysis

ArcelorMittal for a Sustainable Future with Schneider Electric

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Schneider Electric helps ArcelorMittal modernize its electrical installation in a sustainable way while improving safety, energy efficiency, and productivity.

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World Environment Day 2020: Time for Nature

by Olivier Blum
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World Environment Day is held on June 5th every year as the United Nations’ principal vehicle for encouraging awareness and action for the preservation of our environment.

Gap Inc. Signs Renewable Energy Agreement to Achieve 2020 Goal

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Global apparel retailer Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) announced that it has signed a 90 Megawatt (MW) virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) for the Aurora Wind Project with Enel Green Power North America, marking one of the largest offsite renewable energy contracts by an apparel retailer. The 12-year agreement is Gap Inc.’s latest renewable energy deal and will enable the company to reach its 2020 goal to reduce absolute Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions for its owned and operated facilities by 50 percent compared to 2015.

Schneider Electric, Duke Energy Renewables Awarded PEER Platinum Certification for Montgomery County, Maryland PSHQ Microgrid

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  • PEER (Performance Excellence in Electricity Renewal) certificate recognizes sustainable power system performance.
     
  • Recognizes project teams for assessing and developing strategies that maximize performance outcomes and savings.
     
  • System increases resilience and sustainable power at Public Safety HQ, earning Platinum certification level with 82 points.
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  • PEER (Performance Excellence in Electricity Renewal) certificate recognizes sustainable power system performance.
     
  • Recognizes project teams for assessing and developing strategies that maximize performance outcomes and savings.
     
  • System increases resilience and sustainable power at Public Safety HQ, earning Platinum certification level with 82 points.

Schneider Electric Accelerates Its Practices of Gender Equality and Inclusion Forward with 100% Leadership Commitment to UN Women's Empowerment Principles

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Schneider Electric is the first multi-national company to achieve unanimous commitment by its country presidents to the UN's guidelines on gender equality and empowerment- Commitment exemplifies Schneider Electric's practices of inclusion and furthers the company's goals of advancing gender equality across its global footprint

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Schneider Electric is the first multi-national company to achieve unanimous commitment by its country presidents to the UN's guidelines on gender equality and empowerment- Commitment exemplifies Schneider Electric's practices of inclusion and furthers the company's goals of advancing gender equality across its global footprint

Fast Forward for Renewable Energy

Accelerator Access for NEO Network Gives Companies the Connections and Tools for Rapid, Sustainable Progress — at No Cost.
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The dynamics of the energy market are rapidly shifting, quicker than a Netflix show at ›› x3 speed. The electricity landscape is evolving, new technologies emerge at an extraordinary pace and the advent of IoT power is disrupting energy ecosystems.

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