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State Department Further Postpones Keystone XL Decision

The agency cited ongoing litigation in Nebraska over the controversial oil pipeline.
The long wait for a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline grew even longer Friday, when the U.S. State Department announced it would allow more time for eight federal agencies to submit their views on the proposed project.
The State Department said additional time was needed because of ongoing litigation in the Nebraska Supreme Court that leaves uncertainty over the pipeline's route.

Wells Fargo Leader Joins Ceres Sustainability Conference Panel

Wells Fargo Chief Administrative Officer Pat Callahan will speak at the 2014 Ceres Conference, May 1, in Boston
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, Apr 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) Chief Administrative Officer Pat Callahan will speak at the 2014 Ceres Conference, May 1, in Boston.

Recycling in the Home – What Will it Take To Get Americans to Think Beyond the Garbage Can?


As Earth Day approaches, we’re all reminded of the importance of doing our part to protect the environment. And although recycling may be one of the easiest ways to do this, many items are still not making it to the proper bins.

Planting Roots for our Future


Brushing off the wintery blues and shifting into the season of blooms, GM employees from our Toledo Transmission facility recently planted 700 trees at the site of The Battle of Fallen Timbers in Maumee, Ohio.

Transitioning to Low-Carbon Fuel: A Business Guide for Sustainable Trucking in North America


BSR's Future of Fuels initiative has produced a guide that outlines strategies for companies to accelerate the transition to climate-friendly fuels while improving the sustainability impacts of all fuels.

Decade of Climate Action: Celestia Begins


Last week, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released the third installment of its benchmark scientific study on climate change. There were no surprises in the report—the future looks bleak unless we take ambitious and immediate action towards reducing our global carbon emissions and changing our current energy portfolio.

New BSR Research, Strategy to Mobilize Ambitious Global Business Action on Climate and Energy

Climate Report Launches Strategy for Eight Industries; Future of Fuels Report Shares Roadmap for Sustainable Transportation Fuels in North America
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, April 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Two new BSR reports, published on Earth Day, offer practical guidance for global business to build climate resilience by investing in ambitious reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and enhanced adaptation strategies. 


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