Boeing's Enlightening Partnerships (video)

Boeing and NRG Energy team up on a solar project to build a better planet
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Boeing and NRG Energy brought their first solar power plant online in Brawley, Calif., 10 months after the project began.

Six megawatts of power – generated via 25,000 solar panels arranged on 3,100 solar arrays spread across 37 acres -- started feeding the southern California power grid with clean, renewable energy.  Engineers supporting the project say the new solar farm, known as “Community,” can power 2,200 average homes at full capacity.

Boeing Formation Flight: Saving Energy Like Birds Do

Saving energy is not an easy task so how do the Boeing engineers do it? The answer is flying above you
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This video is a part of the Boeing Innovation video series. To learn how Boeing innovates visit http://buildsomethingbetter.com.

Saving energy is not an easy task so how do the Boeing engineers do it? The answer is flying above you.

What can birds teach engineers about saving energy? A lot.


Boeing Reports Improved Environmental Performance

Boeing releases annual Environment Report
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CHICAGO, June 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Boeing [NYSE: BA] today released its annual Environment Report highlighting the company’s commitments and accomplishments in improving environmental performance for its products and operations. The report also features Boeing’s continuing progress in sustainable growth and environmental conservation efforts in the communities where its employees live and work worldwide.

Video: A River Reborn: Restoring Salmon Habitat along the Duwamish River

Watch how Boeing helped NOAA restore salmon habitat near Seattle
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Just south of Seattle, Boeing has created the largest habitat restoration in the Lower Duwamish Waterway, transforming nearly one mile of former industrial waterfront into a wetland resource that improves Puget Sound salmon runs. This habitat work was coordinated with the Natural Resource Trustees, a group made up of local tribes and state and federal agencies, including the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Boeing Expands Customers' Fuel-Efficiency Capabilities by Acquiring ETS Aviation

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SEATTLE, May 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Boeing (NYSE: BA) today announced an agreement to acquire ETS Aviation, a provider of fuel-efficiency management and analytics software. ETS Aviation solutions lead the market, providing more than 120 airlines and corporate flight departments the tools necessary to accurately monitor fuel consumption, identify fuel savings opportunities, and track and report carbon emissions. 

Boeing, Embraer to Open Joint Research Center for Sustainable Aviation Biofuel

Leading aerospace companies share commitment to research, develop biofuel in Brazil
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SAO PAULO, May 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Embraer S.A. (BM&F Bovespa: EMBR3, NYSE: ERJ) today announced that they will open a joint research center to advance a sustainable aviation biofuel industry in Brazil.

Boeing Names Ursula English Environment, Health and Safety Leader

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April 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Boeing has named Ursula English as vice president of its Environment, Health and Safety organization. She will be responsible for leading the company's workplace safety programs and its efforts to improve the environmental performance of Boeing products, services and global operations.

Create, Grow, Sustain: Celebrating Success

Boeing's commitment to a sustainable future featured in Business Roundtable Report

The new Business Roundtable report, “Create, Grow, Sustain: Celebrating Success,”  highlights the remarkable results of the sustainability efforts of 150 companies, including Boeing, which are driving investment, economic growth and job creation – while simultaneously improving the communities where we work and live.

Good As Gold: Boeing Everett Delivery Center Earns LEED Silver Environmental Award

Delivery center has extra reason to celebrate on its one-year anniversary

This year, an unprecedented number of commercial airplanes will be delivered to airline customers around the world from the delivery center in Everett, Wash., located next to where the majority of Boeing’s widebody airplanes are built. In April 2014, as the Center celebrated its one-year anniversary, it also had something else to celebrate -- receiving the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.


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