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PG&E Ranked Among Top Utilities For Sustainability Efforts

Target Rock Advisors Recognizes Utility’s Performance on Economic, Environmental and Social Sustainability
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SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today that it has been named one of the nation’s three most sustainable large utilities by Target Rock Advisors, and has also been included in Target Rock’s 2013 Sustainable Utility Leaders Index (SULI).

SRZ Law Firm Leads the Charge for Conflict Minerals Compliance

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The complexity of Conflict Minerals Compliance is an intense undertaking for companies. Attend the April 10th webinar to personally ask the questions you've been seeking answers to.  Register for: CONFLICT MINERALS: On April 10th, Industry Veterans speak out on the changing requirements of Due Diligence

African Barrick Gold Alleviates Desk Shortage in Tanzanian Schools

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Imagine trying to learn all day sitting on a dirty, dusty floor. In Tanzania, that is the reality for millions of students due to a severe shortage of school desks.

Metal Miners Add Corporate Social Responsibility to Productivity and Cost Controls as Top Strategic Priorities

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As the 3rd Annual Mining Americas Summit approaches, metal miners are keenly aware of the new social pressures placed on them by the new Dodd-Frank Section 1502 Conflict Minerals Reporting Requirements.  Public companies whose products are “in scope” or fall under the rule are required to disclose the origin of tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold (3TG) and address conflicted practices associated with mining of these minerals.

PG&E Launches First-Ever Month of Service Program for Employee Volunteers

Utility Plans Over 100 Employee Volunteer Projects during National Volunteer Month in April
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SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced its first-ever Month of Service program, featuring over 100 employee volunteer projects throughout Northern and Central California during National Volunteer Month in April. PG&E will partner with HandsOn Network and Points of Light, a leading volunteer organization, on these different projects.

ICT Education Propels One South African Woman from Child to Role Model

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Guest blog by Ntombozuko (Soso) Luningo

Soso Luningo is a trainer with the ICT Academy at CIDA City Campus in Johannesburg, South Africa, where she trains students on the Cisco Networking Academy curriculum

SEC Final Rule Conclusion: Compliant Due Diligence Can Lead to Company and Brand Exposure

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For anyone who’s read the 350+ page SEC Dodd-Frank Section 1502 final rule, there’s one conclusion: the complexity of compliant due diligence and the accompanying reporting requirements can lead to startling exposure for your Senior Management, your Company and your brand.

Get the facts behind compliant due diligence.

JustGreen ™ Lifestyle attends the 2013 Educational Alliance for a Sustainable Florida (EASF)

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The EASF Annual meeting took place at Florida International University in Miami, Florida. Over fifteen Sustainability Directors from Florida Colleges and Universities attended a one-day “best practices” meeting which included presentations on climate change, campus recycling, roundtable discussions and a vendor’s showcase. 

Ally Launches 30 Days of Financial Literacy

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DETROIT, April 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Financial Literacy Month, Ally Financial will launch its "30 Days of Financial Literacy" initiative featuring more than 30 personal finance classes throughout the month of April as well as daily personal finance tips on Twitter at @Ally. 

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