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Sappi Fine Paper North America Publishes 2012 Sustainability Report

Second Regional Report Outlines Continued Commitments in Sustainability
Press Release

BOSTON, February 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Sappi Fine Paper North America announced today the release of its 2012 Sustainability Report, the company's second annual regional report focusing on the company's strong sustainability performance in North America over the past few years.

Capitalism Supports the Environment In Spite of Capitalists


By Carol Pierson Holding

Like many people, my faith in capitalism was badly shaken by the crash of 2008 and its aftermath. I sat by, appalled as some capitalists denied climate change and used the economy as an excuse to continue their planet-destroying practices.

I rooted for regulation, until Obama, who once seemed to be the environmentalist’s last great hope, declared his second term energy policy would be “all of the above.”

Washington Gas Energy Services Receives Green-e Energy Certification of New WGES PA WindPower Renewable Energy Product

Press Release

San Francisco, CA and Herndon, VA, February 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) today announced that Washington Gas Energy Services' WGES PA WindPower renewable energy product is now Green-e Energy certified. Washington Gas Energy Services (WGES) is part of the growing network of renewable energy providers that offer products certified by Green-e Energy, North America's leading certification and verification program for renewable energy.

A Conversation with GM’s Supplier Environmental Excellence Winner


General Motors works with many suppliers and partners that demonstrate efficiencies and seek out innovative ways to incorporate recycling into daily business. Our relationship with GDC, Inc., a tier one component supplier, is a good example.

General Motors January 2013 Corporate Responsibility Newsletter


General Motors Corporate Responsibility Newsletter

January 2013

EPA Warms to GM’s Coats for Homeless Story

SFPNA Sustainability Report 2012: Q&A with Jennifer Miller

Jennifer Miller, EVP—Coated Business, was appointed Chief Sustainability Officer in 2009 and is the company officer responsible for aligning sustainability strategy and goals with business plans for all three of the company’s business units: coated, speci

2012 marks the fifth year that SFPNA has publicly reported its progress against sustainability goals; what do you see as the key issues that will define your company’s progress over the next five to ten years?

Ceres Welcomes Adele Simmons as Newest Member of Its Board of Directors

Press Release

BOSTO, February 1, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Ceres today announced that Adele Smith Simmons, a senior executive at Metropolis Strategies and a board member at insurance brokerage firm Marsh & McLennan Cos., has been elected to its Board of Directors.

GM Pledges to Promote Workplace Electric Vehicle Charging

Joins Google, Verizon and others to meet DOE challenge
Press Release

WASHINGTON, February 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ – General Motors, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Energy, is joining 12 other companies as founding Partners of the DOE’s Workplace Charging Challenge. The goal is to increase the number of employers with workplace charging tenfold within five years.

Successfully meeting the challenge will help strengthen the nation’s expanding electric-vehicle infrastructure and increase consumer exposure to plug-in electric vehicles.


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