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Duke Energy in Top 15% of Newsweek's 2017 Green Rankings

Company receives high marks for waste productivity

Duke Energy has ranked in the top 15% of Newsweek's 2017 Green Rankings. One of the most recognized environmental performance assessments of the world's largest publically traded companies, the Green Rankings rate the top 500 U.S. companies, top 500 Global, and best in industry.

CSX Named To Top 100 Green Companies In The U.S. By Newsweek Green Rankings

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ - CSX was again named to Newsweek's Green Rankings for environmental efficiency and sustainable business practices. CSX has been included on the ranking since it was created in 2009, and in 2015, the company ranked 96th among U.S. companies. 

Norfolk Southern Listed in Newsweek's Top Green Companies in the World for 2015


June 9, 2015 – Norfolk Southern Corporation advanced to No. 115 – from 312 – and was the highest ranked U.S. railroad in the 2015 Newsweek Green Rankings of the world’s 500 largest publicly traded companies.  Norfolk Southern ranked 65 among the 500 largest U.S. companies. Created in partnership with Corporate Knights Capital and HIP Investor, the Newsweek rankings score companies on eight indicators of corporate sustainability and environmental impact, including greenhouse gas emissions and energy productivity.

Newsweek’s Green Rankings Is Back

By Bahar Gidwani

After an eighteen month break, Newsweek has re-launched its Green Rankings.  

Newsweek Ranks Adobe World’s Greenest IT Company

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SAN JOSE, Calif., June 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ — Adobe (Nasdaq: ADBE) has been ranked the second greenest company in the United States, and third greenest in the world, according to Newsweek’s 2014 Green Rankings released this week. In the category of IT companies, Adobe tops the list both in the U.S. and globally.

The Hershey Company Recognized for Sustainability Efforts in 2014 Newsweek Green Rankings

Company places 46 in the ranking of 500 U.S. companies released
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HERSHEY, Pa., June 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) was recognized today for its continuing commitment to environmental stewardship by Newsweek in its 2014 Green Rankings. Out of the top U.S. 500 companies named, Hershey placed 46, moving up 210 spots from the last ranking, in 2012.

Sigma-Aldrich® Named to Newsweek’s 2014 Green Rankings

St. Louis-Based Company Named One of Nation’s Greenest Corporations
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ST. LOUIS, June 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL) was named in the top five today on Newsweek’s 2014 Green Rankings, one of the world’s foremost corporate environmental rankings. In its third appearance on the list, Sigma-Aldrich ranked number five out of 500 U.S. corporations, putting the St. Louis-based life science company in the top 1 percent for environmental performance.

The Sustainability Snowball is Gaining Mass


By Carol Singer Neuvelt

We’re putting the finishing touches on the agenda for NAEM’s upcoming Corporate Sustainability Management conference, and as I look over the program, I am struck by how much the conversation about sustainability has progressed over the past few years.

Medtronic 65th on 2012 Newsweek Green Rankings

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November 6, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Medtronic, Inc., the global leader in medical technology, ranked 65th on the 2012 Newsweek Green Rankings, an annual evaluation of the most eco-friendly companies in the U.S. In addition, Medtronic ranked 11th in the healthcare sector and 136th on Newsweek’s global ranking.

Bombardier Retenue Pour Faire Partie du Classement Newsweek Green Rankings 2012

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31 Octobre 2012 /3BL Media/ - Pour la première fois, Bombardier a été retenue pour faire partie du classement Newsweek Green Rankings 2012, un classement transsectoriel environnemental des 500 plus grandes entreprises ouvertes du monde. Bombardier s’est classée 89e sur les 500 entreprises et 3e de son secteur, Aéronautique et défense, composé de 12 entreprises. Sa cote verte globale est de 68,8, la meilleure cote du secteur étant 70.


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