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The report highlights the company's corporate social responsibility performance in the areas of corporate governance, safety, respecting the environment, caring for people and bettering the communities where it operates

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Dec 6, 2012 1:15 AM ET

Dec. 6, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) today announced it released its first Sustainability Report. This 2011 report highlights the Company’s corporate social responsibility performance in the areas of corporate governance, safety, respecting the environment, caring for people and bettering the communities where it operates. A digital copy of the report is located at www.nobleenergyinc.com/SR2011.

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Dec 5, 2012 8:25 PM ET

December 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Two opposing visions of our world. It’s time to make a decision on which path we want to take. We made a children’s book for distribution in schools to encourage the future adults of our planet to start working on a stable future for their environment.

Which world would you choose? You can download the book here.


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City of Los Angeles and Community Makes Barry A. Sanders Sports Field A Reality

Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Dec 5, 2012 5:00 PM ET

In September of 2012, Chevrolet, through the EcoMedia EcoAd program and the Los Angeles Parks Foundation, provided funding to support the completion of the Barry Sanders All-Access Ballfield at Bielenson Park. For the first time ever, the Los Angeles area has an all-access baseball facility.  The field is named in honor of the current President of the Board of Commissioners for Recreation and Parks, Barry A. Sanders.

December Webinar for Proactive Cause Marketers

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Dec 5, 2012 3:05 PM ET

December 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ - A celebrity spokesperson “dethroned”? A good cause “infected” by politics? A cause marketing program exposed as misleading? Crises can take many forms: those that could have been avoided, those that should have been handled better and the few that were managed so well we rarely hear about them.

5 million gallons of fuel saved; $1,300 a year in fuel costs avoided

Press Release from in Environment
Dec 5, 2012 2:45 PM ET

DETROIT, December 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Chevrolet Volt owners collectively have driven more than 100 million all-electric miles since the vehicle went on sale two years ago this month. The average Volt owner travels more than 65 percent of the time in pure electric mode as the car was designed – only using the gasoline-powered generator for longer trips.

Blog from in Awards and Recognition
Dec 5, 2012 12:45 PM ET


Dr. William A. Kennedy knows how having a sick child can burden a family. In the 1970s, his brother suffered from metastatic Ewing’s sarcoma. Getting him the care he needed at a hospital 25 miles away was a full-time job for their mother and required help from other relatives and friends.

Strengthening Areas with STEM Programming to Demonstrate Toyota’s Commitment to Michigan and the Future of Engineering

Press Release from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Dec 5, 2012 12:15 PM ET

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec. 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Toyota Technical Center (TTC), a division of Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing North America, Inc., announced a $300,000 donation to the Michigan Science Center.

Press Release from in Environment
Dec 5, 2012 10:35 AM ET

DOHA, December 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Reflecting the increased importance of the private sector to the climate negotiations and global sustainability, signatories of Caring for Climate (C4C), the UN’s climate action platform for business, met with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Doha today. Chaired by UN Environment Programme Executive Director Achim Steiner and featuring UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the UNFCCC Executive Secretary, the event offered a platform for business to interact with the international climate process.

54 of its facilities meet U.S. EPA ENERGY STAR® Challenge for Industry

Press Release from in Energy
Dec 5, 2012 10:30 AM ET

DETROIT, Dec. 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ – General Motors now has 54 facilities meeting a voluntary energy reduction challenge set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency – more than any company worldwide. GM saves $90 million in energy costs as a result.

General Mills installs 4,500 solar panels at plant in northern Spain

Blog from in Energy
Dec 5, 2012 9:00 AM ET

By Grant Moos, General Mills

The installation of nearly 4,500 solar panels at our San Adrian plant in northern Spain is just the latest in a series of environmental efforts that have earned the plant a reputation as one of the most innovative in that region.

The plant already receives all of its electricity – representing one-third of its energy overall – from renewable sources such as wind power. And it has significantly trimmed its water and energy usage rates in recent years.

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Dec 5, 2012 8:45 AM ET

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Dec. 5, 2012 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ - The Chrysler Group LLC Board of Directors has approved the establishment of a charitable foundation in recognition of the leadership and outstanding dedication of Sergio Marchionne as CEO for Chrysler Group LLC.

Multimedia with summary from in Environment
Dec 5, 2012 8:40 AM ET

Our planet’s rising oceans are no longer the purview of pessimistic doomsayers – they are the new reality. This week’s guests on Sea Change Radio are both trying to help us adapt to the phenomenon of crumbling coastlines and swollen seas. 

Fair Trade Coffee Cooperative in Honduras Receives Funding to Invest in Sustainable Soil Regeneration and Water Initiatives

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Dec 5, 2012 8:30 AM ET

OAKLAND, Calif., December 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in the United States, today announced the winner of its Cooperative Small Grants Program’s second round, which offers Fair Trade Certified™ cooperatives access to funding for specific capacity-building projects. The winner, COMSA from Honduras, plans to use the grant money to improve their environmental sustainability efforts and their organics program.

Nike, UPS and Unilever lead charge to increase revenue, cut emissions; Apple continues to lag tech sector; Fast food companies fall flat

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Dec 5, 2012 8:15 AM ET

Durham, NH, December 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ – The message coming from top name brands is clear: climate change poses a threat to business in the form of increased costs and risks associated with extreme weather.  As a result, companies are prioritizing the need to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and lower their carbon footprint.  The findings are gleaned from non-profit Climate Counts’ sixth annual scoring release which rates major consumer brands on their approach to climate change.