Business Leaders Disclose How Companies are Acting on Climate Change

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As part of a global study, business leaders discussed actions being taken to help mitigate #ClimateChange. More than 80 percent of these companies have committed to reducing emissions. Many, including Ingersoll Rand, have implemented wide-ranging activities to reduce the carbon footprint of their operations and product offerings.

Companies Focus on Energy Efficiency to Fight Climate Change

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Energy efficiency plays a big role in how companies are acting on #ClimateChange and reducing their own #CarbonFootprint. New study details wide-ranging initiatives.

The report, Accountability for Climate Action: How Corporations Are Tackling Climate Change, targeted more than 5,300 companies globally and focuses on how businesses are addressing climate change and related issues such as energy efficiency, renewable energy and carbon emissions. 

New Study Gives Insights on How Corporations Are Addressing Climate Change

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What are corporations around the world doing to mitigate #ClimateChange? New whitepaper from Ingersoll Rand and GreenBiz shows it’s more than you may think.

Ingersoll Rand Releases Study Revealing How Corporations are Taking Action on Climate Change

More than 90 percent of companies are working to reduce their carbon footprint
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DAVIDSON, N.C., April 18, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Ingersoll Rand, a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, today revealed findings from a new survey conducted in partnership with GreenBiz Group, an organization advancing the opportunities at the intersection of business, technology and sustainability. This research details the current landscape of corporate action on climate change. 

Public Voting Period Opens for Hawaii Cleantech Pitch Competition

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OAKLAND, Calif., April 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The voting period for the VERGE Hawaii Accelerate pitch competition opens today, giving the public the chance to weigh in on which innovative startups will be featured at VERGE Hawaii: Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit, June 21-23, at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Honolulu.

Awareness and Importance of Circular Economy is Growing, UPS/GreenBiz Study Finds


As more companies seek ways to assess holistic impact across the value chain, the concept of circular economy is quickly becoming the next big thing in sustainability. Now more than ever, companies are starting to take notice and are striving to close the loop, including UPS*, which is helping to bridge the gap by optimizing smarter, more sustainable logistics.

GreenBiz CEO Talks With GM Mobility Exec About Future of Mobility


GM CEO Mary Barra has stated the auto industry will change more in the next five years than it has in the last 50. What’s in store, and how will the fusion of transportation and connectivity enable new ways to share mobility?

Watch GM Executive Director of Urban Mobility Programs Peter Kosak talk with GreenBiz CEO Eric Faurot on this topic. They’ll discuss how GM is turning global challenges like urbanization and congestion into new business models that can drive customer value and build stronger communities.

Ingersoll Rand Expert Weighs in on Carbon Pricing, Findings From Research With GreenBiz


Owen Smith, director of global energy policy and strategy at Ingersoll Rand, recently discussed the findings of a newly published whitepaper titled “Accountability for Climate Action: How Corporations are Tackling Climate Change.” The whitepaper is a result of collaboration between Ingersoll Rand, a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, and GreenBiz Media.

The Growth of the Circular Economy

A 2016 UPS/GreenBiz Research Study
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There is a shift occurring from the traditional linear take-make-waste economy to a more circular model of use-recover-regenerate. According to new research from UPS and GreenBiz, circular economy principles are projected to gain traction, nearly doubling in importance over the next two years. 97% of business leaders agree that logistics will be critical to a successful circular economy. Find out more about the roles waste, recyclability and first mile logistics will play in driving the circular economy.

The Importance of the Circular Economy to Business Expected to Double in Next Two Years, According to New Research by UPS and Greenbiz Group

Logistics are Critical to Implementing a Sustainable Circular Strategy
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ATLANTA, March 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ – (NYSE:UPS)  Nearly nine out of 10 (86 percent) of sustainability executives surveyed believe that circular economy will be important to their business two years from now, nearly double from two years ago when just 47 percent felt them important, according to findings of the 2016 UPS/GreenBiz Circular Economy Research Study released today.


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