Carnival Corporation & plc will meet its goal to reduce its rate of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from shipboard operations by 20 percent
MIAMI, April 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ - In honor of Earth Day and the importance of year-round environmental awareness, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest cruise company, today announced it will meet its goal to reduce its rate of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from shipboard operations by 20 percent. This goal was established by the company as part of Carnival's ongoing efforts to reduce environmental impact from its operations.
Environmental stewardship is at the heart of how we do business. With more than 40,000 restaurants, and our rapid growth around the globe, we acknowledge our responsibility to be environmentally responsible corporate stewards. We are committed to reducing our environmental footprint for the benefit of our customers, stakeholders and planet, as we work to become the Defining Global Company that Feeds the World.
Since its inception more than 40 years ago, Earth Day has become a day for communities to come together and celebrate the environment around them. Entire neighborhoods, schools and businesses head outside to participate in local cleanups, tree plantings, and educational events. It’s a great time to get enthused about living sustainably, but how do you keep that passion going all year long? After all, living a sustainable life should be fun and make you feel good about your choices – it shouldn’t be work. The key is finding a way to make an impact that fits into your lifestyle.
Forty-four years ago today, Denis Hayes convened the very first Earth Day, an event that drew millions to events across the United States and heralded a new global awareness of the need to preserve our natural resources.
Leonardo Academy announced that all its on-demand training courses available on Leonardo Academy’s website are FREE for Earth Month. Many of the available courses are approved for continuing education credit through GBCI and AIA. This offer also includes LEED Green Associate exam prep training, an eight hour training course.
There are some things we love around Mary Kay. The number 13. The color pink. Really good mascara. The planet earth. And, we love to celebrate everything we love. On, April 22, we will join the world in celebrating Earth Day 2014. More than any other time of the year, it’s a time to go green – with a dash of pink of course. Here are 13 interesting and fun facts about Earth Day and Mary Kay.
1. Earth Day is the world’s largest civic observance, with more than 1 billion participants worldwide.
Activities include ENERGY STAR Most Efficient TV give away and PSA to encourage families to save energy and money
WASHINGTON, April 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ -LG Electronics USA has joined forces again with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on the “Team ENERGY STAR” program, Now in its third year, Team ENERGY STAR teaches kids and their families how saving energy helps save money and prevent climate change with fun educational activities and energy-saving actions they can do at home on Earth Day and beyond.
If you’re into sustainability, Earth Day can be a bit like New Year’s Day. A time to reflect. A time of hope. Maybe a bit of frustration with things not yet completed. But impatience can grease the wheels of change…