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ARIA Resort and Casino Receives a 5 Key Rating With New GSTC Recognized Green Key Eco-Rating Program

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Originally published on TravelDailyNews.com

Green Key Global announced ARIA Resort and Casino, a Green Key Global member since 2010, has received a 5 Key rating with the new GSTC Recognized Green Key Eco-Rating Program. 

Executive Appointments Advance MGM Resorts International’s Leadership Role in Environmental Sustainability

Chris Magee promoted to Vice President of Sustainable Facilities; Yalmaz Siddiqui assumes Vice President of Corporate Sustainability
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LAS VEGAS, September 20, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Further advancing its commitment to corporate social responsibility, MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) announced the appointments of two proven leaders in the field of environmental sustainability. 

Chris Magee has been promoted to Vice President of Sustainable Facilities, while Yalmaz Siddiqui joined MGM Resorts as Vice President of Corporate Sustainability. 

How MGM Prepared Itself to Leave Nevada’s Biggest Utility

The casino conglomerate expects to double its use of renewable energy and earn payback within 7 years.
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by Julian Spector

Nevada’s largest employer is finally prepared to stop purchasing electricity from the state's biggest utility on October 1.

MGM Resorts International, which owns much of the Las Vegas strip, grabbed headlines in May after ending its energy-buying relationship with Nevada Power, a subsidiary of NV Energy. It was of the largest defections from an American utility by a commercial customer, and could set the model for more large companies in states where they're allowed to go out on their own.

Restaurant Corridor at The Park Earns LEED® Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council

The restaurant corridor, including Beerhaus, Sake Rok, Bruxie and California Pizza Kitchen, has been rated LEED® Gold for energy, water and waste reduction, as well as other environmentally sustainable features
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LAS VEGAS, July 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded LEED® Gold certification (Core & Shell) to the restaurant corridor at The Park, MGM Resorts International’s newly-opened outdoor dining and entertainment district.

Is MGM Resorts International Really Leaving the NV Energy Grid?

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Is MGM Resorts International really leaving the NV Energy grid? Our Chief Sustainability Officer, Cindy Ortega, discusses our latest decision to improve our renewable energy portfolio.

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World Water Day: We All Play a Role in Conserving Earth’s Most Precious Resource

MGM Resorts and WaterStart Join Forces to Spread Innovative Water Practices Across MGM Resorts' Global Operations
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MGM Wins Highest Award in the Macao Green Hotel Award

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We are proud to announce MGM MACAU has received the highest honor by the Macao government’s Green Hotel Award for our commitment to environmental protection. The Award is presented in three categories: gold, silver and bronze; and MGM MACAU is one of three hotels in Macao to receive the gold status.

Environmental Sustainability: MGM Resorts International’s Sustainability Program Receives “Galaxy” Star Award from the Alliance to Save Energy | October 2014 CSR Newsletter

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MGM Resorts International received the Alliance to Save Energy's highest honor, the "Galaxy" Star of Energy Efficiency Award at a special awards ceremony in Washington, D.C.. Each year, the Star of Energy Efficiency Awards are bestowed upon individuals, organizations, companies, government programs and learning institutions that have demonstrated a significant and tangible commitment to the cause of energy efficiency both in the United States and abroad.

MGM Resorts International’s Sustainability Program Receives “Galaxy” Star Award from the Alliance to Save Energy

Global honor recognizes outstanding achievements of the company’s Green Advantage program
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Washington, D.C., September 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ - MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) received the Alliance to Save Energy's highest honor, the "Galaxy" Star of Energy Efficiency Award at a special awards ceremony this week in Washington, D.C.. Each year, the Star of Energy Efficiency Awards are bestowed upon individuals, organizations, companies, government programs and learning institutions that have demonstrated  a significant and tangible commitment to the cause of energy efficiency both in the United States and abroad.

MGM Resorts International Continues as Highest Ranking Casino Resort Company on Newsweek Magazine’s List of Greenest Companies Ranking in the Top 125

Ranking at 122 up from 157 and third most highly rated U.S. Hotel & Restaurant Company
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LAS VEGAS, October 24, 2012 /3BL Media/ - For the third consecutive year, MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) has been listed among Newsweek Magazine’s 500 most environmentally responsible companies in the United States—moving up 35 places to 122—and also as the highest ranking company in the casino resort industry.

The company also ranked as the third most highly rated U.S. Hotel & Restaurant Companies.

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