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New Report: Water and Climate Risks Are a Growing Threat to U.S. Corn Production

Growing number of food, livestock and retail companies are responding with push for more sustainable growing practices
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BOSTON, MA, June 11, 2014 /3BL Media/ – A new Ceres report released today shows that water and climate change risks are rising in the $67 billion U.S. corn sector, contributing to production and price volatility and growing concern by corn buyers that the nation’s largest crop needs to be grown more sustainably.

Today’s 2013 TransCanada CSR Report Material Area in Focus: Protecting Our Communities

Daily feature from TransCanada's 2013 CSR Report
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On June 6, 2013 TransCanada Corporation officially released our 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility Report. The 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report was released during Canadian Environment Week as a testament to our commitment to operating in an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable manner, while recognizing the interests of our stakeholders.

AT&T Teams with EDF to Help Companies Reduce Water Waste

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By Tim Fleming, Director of Sustainability Operations, AT&T

According to the U.S. Drought Monitor, over 48 percent of the United States was in drought status as of May 2014. 77 percent of California is now considered to be in “extreme or exceptional” drought conditions. Parts of the Plains states are experiencing drought circumstances comparable to the 1930s Dust Bowl. In 2012, drought conditions cost a record $30 billion in damage.

A Quick Snapshot of AECOM's Sustainability Initiatives

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Want a quick snapshot of AECOM's sustainability initiatives during fiscal year 2013?

Check out the executive summary of the company's recently released 2013 global sustainability report titled "Managing complexity, building better lives."

Have more time? Learn more about AECOM's sustainability initiatives in the full version of the report.

 

Raise Your Voice, Not The Sea Level!

The Recycling Journey of Çevki the Cat
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5th of June is the World Environment Day. This year the ministiry of environment and urban planning celebrate the environment day through the whole week and supported plenty of charities and organizations. In Kayseri leg, Orta collaborates with the ministry and sponsored one of the events, a children musical about recycling.

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5th of June is the World Environment Day. This year the ministiry of environment and urban planning celebrate the environment day through the whole week and supported plenty of charities and organizations. In Kayseri leg, Orta collaborates with the ministry and sponsored one of the events, a children musical about recycling.

Surge Protection: The Basics on Rising Sea Levels

World Environment Day highlights a rising issue around the world.
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You don’t have to live in New York, Venice, or the Maldives to worry about the flooding, erosion, ecological damage, and contamination caused by rising sea levels. From the food we eat to the economic strain the damage causes, rising sea levels affect all of us everyday. Although you might not realize it, you don’t have to live in coastal communities to make a difference either. Find out why.

Portuguese Brewery saves 72 million liters of water annually with GE technology

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  • Sociedade Central de Cervejas e Bebidas Brewery, Part of the HEINEKEN Group, near Lisbon Honored with GE ecomagination Award
  • Annual Fresh Water Consumption Reduced by 72 Million Liters
  • Brewery Lessened Its Environmental and Economic Impact
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  • Sociedade Central de Cervejas e Bebidas Brewery, Part of the HEINEKEN Group, near Lisbon Honored with GE ecomagination Award
  • Annual Fresh Water Consumption Reduced by 72 Million Liters
  • Brewery Lessened Its Environmental and Economic Impact

Carnival Foundation Donates $2.5 Million to The Nature Conservancy to Advance Preserving Health of World's Oceans and Seas

To Celebrate World Oceans Day, World's Largest Cruise Company Announces Gift to Support Ecologically Important Lands and Waters
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MIAMI, June 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ – To help celebrate World Environment Day today and in advance of World Oceans Day on June 8, Carnival Foundation in partnership with Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world’s largest cruise company, is providing a $2.5 million gift over five years to support The Nature Conservancy’s global marine protection priorities

Kering, SNCF and Wacker Chemie AG among Speakers at the Enablon Sustainable Performance Forum EMEA 2014

Event to Bring Together European Sustainability, EH&S & Risk Decision-Makers in Paris on June 10th
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Paris, France/Chicago, IL, June 9, 2014 /3BL Media/–  Enablon, the world's leading provider of Sustainability, EH&S and Risk management software, will gather hundreds of attendees from leading European companies along with industry experts at its annual Sustainable Performance Forum EMEA on Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at the Eurosites Georges V, Paris, France.

The SPF is a series of five international and regional technology conferences that bring together business leaders and industry experts to discuss how

Creekwood Energy Selects Energy Points Source-to-Site Energy Analytics to Enhance Its Energy Management and Consulting Services

The Energy Points Platform Ensures that Creekwood Energy Clients are Getting Maximum ROI from Their Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, and Sustainability Initiatives
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Boston, MA, June 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ — Creekwood’s field-tested methods and strategies, which reduce organizations’ energy expenses by more than 25% within three years, will now deliver even greater results with Energy Points source energy analytics. Since 2004 Creekwood has implemented data-driven processes to help mid-sized companies cut energy usage and cost.

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