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Building Business Resilience to Climate Change

C2ES and Weyerhaeuser Webinar
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The Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) recently hosted a webinar highlighting their new report Weathering the Storm: Building Business Resilience to Climate Change. Weyerhaeuser's vice president of corporate affairs and sustainability, Sara Kendall, discussed the company's business resilience activities.  

BNSF’s Automated Gate Systems Reduce Carbon Emissions

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BNSF, in partnership with Nascent Technologies, has implemented automated gates at nine intermodal facilities across its network. Automated Gate System (AGS) technology expedites shipment speed, maximizes security, enhances safety and reduces carbon emissions.

Chris Groves Headlines Source Intelligence’s Virtual Conflict Minerals Symposium This Wednesday

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On Wednesday, November 6th at 10am PDT, Source Intelligence’s virtual conflict minerals symposium series will feature Chris Groves and his presentation, “Mineral Resources Update – Upper Fir Tantalum and Niobium Deposit”.

Driven by industry demand,the Conflict Minerals Consortium presents:

THE VIRTUAL CONFLICT MINERALS SYMPOSIUM SERIES

BSR to Provide Live Media Briefing on Business in a Climate-Constrained World: November 7 in San Francisco

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BSR President and CEO Aron Cramer and BSR’s Director of Partnership Development and Research Edward Cameron will conduct a private media briefing on Business in a Climate-Constrained World at 3 p.m. Thursday, November 7, at the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero in San Francisco.

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BSR President and CEO Aron Cramer and BSR’s Director of Partnership Development and Research Edward Cameron will conduct a private media briefing on Business in a Climate-Constrained World at 3 p.m. Thursday, November 7, at the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero in San Francisco.

Forests: Too Big to Fail

A special information feature brought to you by the Nature Conservancy of Canada
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The Globe and Mail

This fall, Karen Clarke-Whistler, TD's Chief Environment Officer, was invited to participate in the Walrus Talks series on sustainability. One of eight speakers, Karen explored the importance of forests to the sustainability of the planet.

Blog: Houston Students Learn about Energy and Safety

TransCanada was a proud sponsor of the 2013 Houston Energy Day last month, where elementary and middle-school children came to learn about various forms of energy and understand how the company keeps it pipelines safe
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More than 20,000 youngsters, their parents and teachers gathered around Houston City Hall in Hermann Square for the third annual Houston Energy Day. TransCanada was the title sponsor of the day-long event that promoted energy awareness for elementary and middle-school age children.

Native Americans Have a Voice in Climate Science

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By Carol Pierson Holding

Last Tuesday, a pod of three-dozen orca whales escorted a Seattle-to-Bainbridge Island ferry transporting ancient tribal artifacts to their new home at the Suquamish Museum. As reported in the Huffington Post, the Suquamish Tribal Chairman Leonard Forsman watched the orcas swarm the ferry as it neared the terminal.

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