Environmental Stewardship

Environmental Stewardship Creates a Ripple Effect

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At Goldcorp, we are finding ways to continually improve our performance when it comes to protecting the environment and preserving precious resources. Last year, every one of our employees was invited to participate in a contest to come up with a tagline that exemplifies our values as a Company, while also inspiring us personally to epitomize environmental stewardship - on the job, at home and in our communities. 

Kaiser Permanente Commits to Increasing Onsite Solar Power Generation

Organization cites concerns over climate change and effects on health
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OAKLAND, Calif., May 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Committed to improving the health of the communities it serves, Kaiser Permanente announced Friday that it will increase its onsite solar generation capacity by as much as 50 megawatts with additional installations planned for its medical campuses and other locations.

Caesars' Environmental Efforts Featured in Business Roundtable Report

A new report, “Create, Grow, Sustain: Celebrating Success,” highlights remarkable results of the sustainability efforts of 150 companies
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Hear from Business Roundtable CEOs, including Caesars Entertainment's Gary Loveman, on how their companies are contributing to today’s sustainability successes in Business Roundtable’s sustainability report, “Create, Grow, Sustain: Celebrating Success.

Link to the full report: http://businessroundtable.org/resources/sustainability/2014

 

Whirlpool Corporation Embraces ENERGY STAR as an Important Part of its Broader Strategy Designed to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) has a long history in environmental stewardship including helping to draft the first ENERGY STAR® appliance standards. The company currently sells 424 ENERGY STAR appliance models, and has been honored with 23 ENERGY STAR Awards since the beginning of the program in 1998 - offering more qualified products, and winning more ENERGY STAR Awards than any other manufacturer. 

Idaho River Project Highlights Environmental Values

Safe transportation of natural gas a top priority
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The beautiful Pend Oreille River feeds Lake Pend Oreille, Idaho’s largest lake and one of the deepest inland lakes in North America. In the summer of 2013, TransCanada began work to re-establish riverbed support under a pair of natural gas pipelines that cross the Pend Oreille River, near Bonner County, Idaho, in the U.S. Pacific Northwest.

Turning Risk into Success

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Sustainability has evolved beyond a buzz word on Wall Street—it has become a sound investment strategy. In fact, we’re starting to see investors shift funds and focus away from companies that are not developing viable social and environmental policies that appropriately address the financial risk associated with our changing climate and diminishing resources.

Student Conservation Association, Southwest Airlines Team Up Once Again to Support Environmental Stewardship

Southwest extends alliance for total support of more than one million dollars
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WASHINGTON, DC, Feb. 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The Student Conservation Association (SCA) and Southwest Airlines today announced their work together is “nonstop and gaining altitude.” SCA, the national leader in youth service and stewardship, and Southwest, the Official Airline of SCA, have renewed their alliance through 2015.  The two-year extension boosts Southwest’s total support and services for SCA to more than one million dollars.

CSX Recognized On CDP's 2013 Supplier Climate Performance Leadership Index

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 31, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) today announced that the company achieved a position on the CDP Supplier Climate Performance Leadership Index (SCPLI) for environmental stewardship in 2013. CSX was recognized for its steadfast commitment to helping its customers make informed transportation decisions that reduce carbon emissions and meet their sustainability goals.

Beer Is Good: Alaskan Brewing Co.'s Geoff Larson

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Do you think beer is good? If you do, you’re not alone. Beer is the most widely consumed alcoholic beverage worldwide, and one of the earliest fermented products humans ever crafted. There’s a new trend brewing in the ancient art of beer making – sustainability. Our guest this week on Sea Change Radio is Geoff Larson, co-founder of Alaskan Brewing Company, a craft brewer that is just as committed to environmental stewardship as it is to making a tasty libation.
 

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