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Moody's Announces Environmental Sustainability Commitments

Press Release

NEW YORK, July 29, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) today announced that it has established new environmental sustainability commitments and progress milestones, including plans for expanding its carbon neutrality and procuring 100% renewable electricity, as well as target goals for reducing its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Ecocentricity Blog: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

By: John A. Lanier
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Many of environmentalism’s conflicts are unnecessary and ultimately impediments to what we are trying to accomplish. What do we do about resolving those conflicts? I think we would be wise to turn to the example of Mister Rogers.

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Many of environmentalism’s conflicts are unnecessary and ultimately impediments to what we are trying to accomplish. What do we do about resolving those conflicts? I think we would be wise to turn to the example of Mister Rogers.

A Reflection on Sappi North America's Year of Progress From CEO Steve Binnie

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This past year saw significant progress at Sappi North America (SNA). For the second year running, we produced an excellent safety performance — again lowering the injury frequency and severity ratings to record-low levels. I would like to thank each and every staff member for their personal commitment to this journey.

The Renaissance of Industrial Hemp in North America: How New Holland Supports an Evolving Industry.

Press Release

August 7, 2020 /3BL Media/ - In 2018 the legalization of hemp as a national commodity crop in North America sparked a renewed interest in its environmental benefits and wide ranging uses. A once popular crop is on its way back onto farmlands across the U.S. with New Holland Agriculture leading the way.

Recognizing Exelon for Their Energy-Saving Trees Program

Congratulations to Exelon for being named a 2020 Top Project of the Year by Environmental+Energy Leader
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We work with utility companies and communities across the country to distribute trees to homeowners to help lower energy use. The companies we work with are committed to preserving the environment and improving their communities. Being named as the Environmental+Energy Leader Project of the year is a rewarding validation of Exelon’s 9-year commitment to social responsibility and the communities it serves. The award recognizes top products and projects based on their success in providing significant sustainability and energy management results.

Information for Mariners from Ørsted

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At Ørsted, we understand the importance of remaining available to the maritime and fishing community during these exceptional circumstances. Ørsted is now hosting virtual port hours every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. 

Learn more about our virtual port hours

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At Ørsted, we understand the importance of remaining available to the maritime and fishing community during these exceptional circumstances. Ørsted is now hosting virtual port hours every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. 

Learn more about our virtual port hours

Tetra Pak Commits to Net Zero Emissions

The company announces commitment to reach net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in its own operations by 2030, with the ambition to achieve net zero GHG emissions for the entire value chain by 2050
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LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 28, 2020, /3BL Media/ - Today, Tetra Pak reconfirms its strategic priority in driving the sustainability transformation by setting an ambition for net zero emissions across the value chain by 2050, supporting this with an intermediate 2030 target of net zero carbon emissions across its own operations. The company will also set emissions reduction targets in line with 1.5°C according to the Science Based Targets (SBT) initiative across scopes 1, 2 and 3.

The Outlook for Renewable Energy

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by Lydia Miller, Senior Vice President at Dana Investment Advisors 

The last decade was quite a remarkable period for renewable energy growth. In 2019, estimates indicate new capacity additions were slightly more than 70 percent renewables and over half of newly commissioned utility-scale renewable power generation provided electricity at a lower cost than the cheapest new fossil fuel powered source.

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