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VMware Earns Top Marks in Human Rights Campaign’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index

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VMware has received a perfect score of 100% on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) – a national benchmarking tool on corporate practices and policies related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. Fortune 1000 largest publicly traded businesses are invited to participate and rated accordingly.

How Utilities United to Fight Scammers

Beware utility scams. For National Utility Scam Awareness Day Nov. 15, energy companies want you to be vigilant.
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Editor’s note: Jared Lawrence is vice president of Customer Operations – Piedmont Natural Gas and Metering Services, and chair of the Utilities United Against Scams Executive Committee

Oil Spill Response Planning: the Inside Scoop on What’s Next and What to Do About It

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Antea Group has been monitoring changes around the country from states that are in the process of or have already developed regulations requiring railroads to write oil spill response plans (OSRPs) when they are transporting crude oil or other flammable materials.

Kimberly-Clark Earns Perfect Score on Human Rights Campaign’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index

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DALLAS, November 9, 2017/3BL Media/ -- Kimberly-Clark today announced it has again earned a top score of 100 percent in the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) workplace equality administered by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation.

2nd Annual Charlotte Run For The Warriors Presented by Sealed Air Saturday, December 2, 2017

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As featured on support.hopeforthewarriors.org

Hope For The Warriors® is excited to Share HOPE with our new and current supporters in Charlotte community. The new and old faces each year has helped us to unite the military and civilian community in the area. We hope you will encourage your family and friends to participate with you and create a team for this year’s 2nd Annual Charlotte Run For The Warriors presented by Sealed Air.

Consumers Energy Says Help is Available for Those in Need as Winter Weather Sets in Across Michigan

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Keeping costs low

Consumers Energy works to keep heating costs low for Michigan homes and businesses:

  • The price that customers pay for natural gas is nearly 60 percent lower than a decade ago.
  • Consumers Energy keeps prices low by buying gas when it costs less in the summer and storing it the company’s underground storage system, the largest of its type in the nation. The gas can then be used in the winter, helping Consumers Energy avoid buying gas that would be more expensive.
  • Learn more about ways to reduce your energy use: www.ConsumersEnergy.com/energyanswers  
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Keeping costs low

Consumers Energy works to keep heating costs low for Michigan homes and businesses:

  • The price that customers pay for natural gas is nearly 60 percent lower than a decade ago.
  • Consumers Energy keeps prices low by buying gas when it costs less in the summer and storing it the company’s underground storage system, the largest of its type in the nation. The gas can then be used in the winter, helping Consumers Energy avoid buying gas that would be more expensive.
  • Learn more about ways to reduce your energy use: www.ConsumersEnergy.com/energyanswers  

VIDEO | eBay Global Impact

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Global Impact is the good that happens when people connect on eBay. We are a company that lives its values. Our business is built on the belief that people are basically good and that commerce can be a force for positive change.

Read our Global Impact story here.

Two Consumers Energy Leaders Have Been Named Among the Energy Industry’s “Top 40 Innovators”

Andy Bordine and Holly Bowers recognized for bringing something extra to their jobs that exemplify sound engineering and the very best use of technology
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Two Consumers Energy leaders – Andy Bordine and Holly Bowers – have been named among the energy industry’s “Top 40 Innovators” by Public Utilities Fortnightly, a leading national trade publication.

Bordine and Bowers were recognized for bringing something extra to their jobs that exemplify sound engineering and the very best use of technology.

Celebrating Safety at Sappi's Cloquet Operations

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Safety We have established a global goal of zero workplace incidents consistent with “Project Zero” and our overall safety program. In 2016 the Lost Time Incident Frequency Rate (LTIFR) was 0.69, which is higher than our 2014 benchmark. Unfortunately, multiple incidents have occurred at both the Westbrook and Somerset mills. The Technology Center, Boston office and South Portland office, however, all had zero LTIFR, and the Cloquet Mill continues to demonstrate outstanding performance, ending the year with an LTIFR of 0.13.

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