Investors win company commitments to address flaring and fracking; carbon bubble and methane emission resolutions win strong support
BOSTON, July 25, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Investors achieved noteworthy victories during this year’s shareholder proxy season, with a near record 110 shareholder resolutions filed with 94 U.S. companies on hydraulic fracturing, flaring, fossil fuel reserve risks and other climate – and sustainability – related risks and opportunities.
As You Sow and Calvert Investments Join Call for Cleaner Power, Citing Climate and Water Risks at Ameren, FirstEnergy and Cleco
BOSTON, February 27, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Major U.S. investors and pension funds have filed shareholder resolutions with five electric power utilities—Ameren, Cleco, DTE Energy, FirstEnergy, SCANA—urging them to increase deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency in order to mitigate climate-related risks and manage water use amidst record heat and drought.
Large C&I customers of Detroit Edison and MichCon to earn new rewards for energy efficiency
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Atlanta, GA - September 19, 2011 - Sterling Planet, a leading national provider of renewable energy and other environmental assets, today announced a first-in-kind agreement with DTE Energy Co., an integrated energy company supplying gas and electric utility services in Michigan. Under terms of the agreement, Sterling Planet will measure, validate and deliver White Tags® energy optimization credits (EOCs) to DTE Energy, which will then use the EOCs to help meet state mandates for increased energy efficiency.