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Lyft and GM’s Express Drive Expands to Colorado and California

Welcomes Chevrolet Bolt EV in California
Press Release

ASPEN, Colo., July 15 /3BL Media/ – Lyft and General Motors today announced the expansion of their Express Drive short-term vehicle access program to California and Colorado, including the all-new 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV.

Are You Ready for 2017?


2017 has been designated as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development.

According to the World Tourism Organization, “this decision follows the recognition by global leaders at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) that “well-designed and well-managed tourism” can contribute to the three dimensions of sustainable development, to job creation and to trade.”

How Companies Can Make Business Travel Sustainable

By Megan Wild

Business travel is necessary because it’s how many companies serve their clients. The ability to visit client locations represents the ability to show up, build relationships and deliver products on all accounts.

Top Names Unite to Drive Forward LNG as a Marine Fuel

Press Release

LONDON, July 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Corporation & plc, DNV·GL, ENGIE, ENN, GE, GTT, Lloyd’s Register, Mitsubishi Corporation, NYK Line, Port of Rotterdam, Qatargas, Shell, Tote, Inc. and Wartsila have announced a new cross-industry initiative called SEA\LNG, to accelerate the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel.

The Sands ECO360 Global Sustainability Strategy Revealed

Las Vegas Sands leads the way in sustainable building development and resort operations
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Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) is the pre-eminent developer and operator of world-class Integrated Resorts that feature luxury hotels; world-class gaming, retail, entertainment, convention, and exhibition facilities; celebrity chef restaurants; and many other amenities. Starting with a single property in 1990, the reach of LVS now extends worldwide, from Las Vegas to Macao, and from Bethlehem (USA) to Singapore.

Whalesafe: Presentation of the Sperm Whale Protection Protocol of Conduct

Costa Cruises is the first shipping company to participate in the project
Press Release

GENOA, July 6, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Monday morning the Aquarium of Genoa played host to the presentation of the sperm whale protection protocol of conduct developed by the partners of the Whalesafe conservation project and co-financed by the European Union through the Life+ program, including the University of Genoa (Department of Physics and the Department of Earth Sciences, Environment and Life), Costa Edutainment, the Maritime Administration of Genoa, the Harbourmaster's Office of Savona and Softeco Sismat.


Sands ECO360 | Waste Management and Recycling

We have taken a holistic approach to waste management through developing solutions suitable to our regional operations.
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Sands ECO360 | Our Journey of Sustainable Development

Our iconic properties are architectural masterpieces and many of them are also examples of functional sustainable design.

As a developer of Integrated Resorts, we have the opportunity to influence design and construction decisions to build high-performance green buildings.

The Palazzo Las Vegas was our first green building constructed according to the LEED rating system.

Built on the 126-acre former Bethlehem Steel plant, Sands Bethlehem is the largest remediated brownfield site in the United States. This project demonstrated our commitment to preservation.

Las Vegas Sands Reaches Five-Year Global Sustainability Milestone

Sands ECO360 Releases Report Detailing Accomplishments
Press Release

LAS VEGAS, June 29, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Sands ECO360, the global corporate sustainability program of Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS), under the Sands Cares corporate citizenship initiative, has released its 2015 report.


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