Thornton Tomasetti, Skanska and JLL Join Dozens in the Built Sector Urging Policymakers to Act on One of the “Greatest Economic Opportunities of the 21st Century”
As Paris readies for the COP21 International Climate talks, more than 50 building and real estate companies, including Thornton Tomasetti, Skanska and JLL, announced today that they have signed on to the Building and Real Estate Climate Declaration,a business call to action that urges policymakers to seize the economic opportunity of tackling climate change.
As I raised a glass on St. Patrick’s Day, I had a passing question about how sustainability could effect the libation I was enjoying. Beer production requires a huge amount of clean water, large amounts of energy, and a stable climate in which to grow hops and barley. These resources are affected by climate change, which threatens water scarcity, energy uncertainties, and unpredictable weather. What are beer makers doing to ensure their continued access to the natural resources they need to brew brew? The Brewery Climate Declaration has the answer.
New Belgium Brewery and Guinness Among Dozens of Brewers Who Say Climate Change is one of the “Greatest Economic Opportunities of the 21st Century”
BOSTON, March 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ - New Belgium Brewery, Guinness, Smuttynose Brewing Company and Deschutes Brewery join dozens of brewers in announcing today they’ve signed the Climate Declaration, a business call to action that urges policymakers to seize the economic opportunity of tackling climate change. The 24 brewery signatories range from local microbreweries to major international brands, and are headquartered all across America, from Oregon to Wyoming to Maine.
Company is the first window and door manufacturer to sign declaration supporting innovative business actions to address climate change
BAYPORT, MN, January 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Andersen Corporation announced today that it has signed the Ceres Climate Declaration on behalf of its Andersen® Windows, Renewal by Andersen® and Silver Line® brands. The Climate Declaration works to accelerate the adoption of sustainable business practices to build a healthy global economy.
Tackling Climate Change is the Greatest Economic Opportunity of the 21st Century
BOSTON, MA, May 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Today, as the White House released the Third National Climate Assessment, a comprehensive peer-reviewed analysis documenting the escalating impacts of climate change across all regions and economic sectors in the United States, Mindy Lubber, Ceres President, released the following statement:
17 Major Companies Meet with Congressional Leaders to Push for Climate Policies; IKEA Announces Purchase of Major Wind Farm in Illinois
WASHINGTON, April 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ – On the heels of a new UN report detailing damaging and accelerating impacts of climate change, top business executives from IKEA, JLL, Mars Inc., Sprint and VF Corp. met today with members of the Congressional Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change to discuss climate-related impacts on their companies, actions t