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CDP Recognizes Grupo Financiero Banorte Among The Top 10 Companies In Latin America In Disclosure And Performance With Respect To Climate Change

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According to CDP Latin America Report 2012 Executive Summary issued by the Carbon Disclosure Project, Grupo Financiero Banorte is among the top 10 companies in Latin America in Disclosure and Performance in regards with the information provided to CDP Investors. Grupo Financiero Banorte was recognized in this report for its work in connection with climate data disclosure and the performance of actions to mitigate climate change.

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According to CDP Latin America Report 2012 Executive Summary issued by the Carbon Disclosure Project, Grupo Financiero Banorte is among the top 10 companies in Latin America in Disclosure and Performance in regards with the information provided to CDP Investors. Grupo Financiero Banorte was recognized in this report for its work in connection with climate data disclosure and the performance of actions to mitigate climate change.

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CDP Reconoce A Grupo Financiero Banorte Dentro De Las 10 Mejores Empresas De América Latina En Reporte Y Desempeño Con Respecto Al Cambio Climático

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Acorde con el Resumen Ejecutivo CDP América Latina 2012 emitido por el Carbon Disclosure Project, Grupo Financiero Banorte está dentro de las 10 mejores empresas de América Latina en Reporte y Desempeño con respecto a la información suministrada a CDP Investors. Reconociéndose así, su labor en relación a la divulgación de datos climáticos y la toma de medidas para mitigar el cambio climático. 

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Acorde con el Resumen Ejecutivo CDP América Latina 2012 emitido por el Carbon Disclosure Project, Grupo Financiero Banorte está dentro de las 10 mejores empresas de América Latina en Reporte y Desempeño con respecto a la información suministrada a CDP Investors. Reconociéndose así, su labor en relación a la divulgación de datos climáticos y la toma de medidas para mitigar el cambio climático. 

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Fedex Weighs Natural Gas Benefits

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FedEx Freight Inc. has added natural gas engines to its search for gasoline alternatives, but whether the experiment proves to be economically viable remains to be seen.

The business unit of FedEx Corp. is beta testing two new tractors powered by liquefied natural gas-only engines, hoping for a limited release in 2013.

The UN Global Compact and Accenture Identify Business Opportunities of Sustainable Energy

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LONDON, November 8, 2012 /3BL Media/ - The UN Global Compact and Accenture (NYSE:ACN) have today released a series of new reports, Sustainable Energy for All: The Business Opportunity. Outlining business action across 19 industry sectors, the reports highlight how businesses can create value by supporting the UN Secretary-General’s Sustainable Energy for All initiative, which aims to expand energy access worldwide, improve energy efficiency and increase the share of renewables.

2012 ECR Award Winners

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TORONTO, ON, November 7, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Canada’s second annual Excellence in Corporate Responsibility (ECR) Awards took place Wednesday November 7, 2012 in Toronto at One King West, presenting eighteen winners, eight honourable mentions and one outstanding achievement award to celebrate and honour the top corporate Canadians dedicated to creating sustainable and ethical practice in business.

Guest Post: The Climate Debate Gloves Are Off

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I just had to share this to make sure you didn’t miss it.

THE best magazine cover, story and quote for quite some time. A bold statement to the core of the climate denier community. Congratulations Josh Tyrangiel (Editor) and all at Bloomberg Businessweek.

There is already a robust and increasing discourse around climate change brought on by Hurricane Sandy and this for me is a great stick in the ground for where we are at today. There is more hope for tomorrow.

Video: EmPOWERing Education in Indiana with On-Site Wind Turbines

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Wind energy is revolutionizing science education. In Indiana, NativeEnergy is helping schools build wind turbines that provide hands-on learning opportunities.

Facing budget cuts, Indiana schools needed a new approach.

The answer was an everyday resource: the wind.

Campbell Soup Company and Ch4 Biogas, L.L.C. Create Ohio’s First Commercial Biogas Power Plant

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Renewable energy technology will divert waste from local landfills and become a sustainable energy source for Campbell’s Napoleon facility

CAMDEN, N.J., Nov. 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced a partnership with CH4 Biogas L.L.C. (CH4), to create Ohio’s first commercial biogas power plant to generate renewable electricity. Campbell will direct waste generated from its soup, sauce and beverage production in Napoleon, Ohio, diverting 35 to 50 percent of its current waste away from Henry County landfills.

How to Weatherize a Window

Faith in Place's Green Youth Ambassadors' Demonstration
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Now that leaves have fallen and the 100 degree days are a distant memory, it’s time to weatherize your windows to keep the cold air out and warm air in! Weatherizing your windows only requires a few materials and steps. Thanks to the Faith in Place (http://faithinplace.org/) Green Youth Ambassadors, this video shows just how it’s done and describes the materials that you need to go green and save green!

Moving Beyond Coal

Interview with Jack Darin of the Illinois Sierra Club
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In 1892, conservationist John Muir, along with many of his supporters, founded the Sierra Club.  The Sierra Club (http://www.sierraclub.org/) continues to tackle our Nation’s – and the world’s – most pressing environmental issues. The Sierra Club’s “Beyond Coal” campaign (http://www.beyondcoal.org/) strives to move the United States away from coal-powered energy and toward renewables, such as solar and wind. So far, the Beyond Coal campaign has stopped over 150 proposed coal-fired power plants!

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