Grand Opening of Accessible Horticulture and Education Center at Overbrook School for the Blind

Center made possible by contribution in memory of late OSB Trustee M. Christine Murphy and Green Mountain Energy Sun Club grant
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PHILADELPHIA, May 10, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Local officials will join Overbrook School for the Blind (OSB) students, staff, and Board of Trustees, for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the M. Christine Murphy Horticulture and Education Center - a LEED-Silver certified and planned Net Zero Energy greenhouse - on Friday, May 10 at 10 a.m.

Mission Waco Receives Grant for Unique Sustainability Project from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club

Sun Club® partners with Mission Waco on community greenhouse
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WACO, Texas, January 18, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Mission Waco will soon be known as one of Texas’ sustainability leaders thanks to a new partnership. Green Mountain Energy Sun Club has selected the Waco-based nonprofit to receive a $234,000 donation to support a unique sustainability project dubbed Urban REAP for “Urban Renewable Energy and Agriculture Project.”

BrightFarms to Build the World’s Largest Urban Greenhouse for Giant Food Stores


(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Giant Food Stores has inked a deal with BrightFarms, a pioneer in constructing greenhouses attached to supermarkets, to build the world’s largest urban greenhouse. The greenhouse will extend over an area of 100,000 square feet. It will deliver nearly one million pounds of fresh produce a year to about 30 Giant supermarkets in the Washington, D.C., metro area.

Monsanto Chesterfield Village Expansion Groundbreaking of Research and Development Center Marks Next Generation for Agriculture and St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS, October 23, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Monsanto Company hosted an event yesterday to commemorate the beginning of the Chesterfield Village Research Center expansion, its global hub for research and development (R&D) and agricultural innovation.   The $400 million expansion, first announced in April 2013, will create 675 new jobs in St. Louis across all levels over the next three years.

Brown-Forman Reports Progress on 2020 Environmental Sustainability Goals


In 2010, we set the following ten-year goals for our business using 2009 as our baseline year.


Through improvements in processes, building energy efficiencies, and changes to the fuels we use in our distilleries, we've exceeded our GHG emissions and energy efficiency targets, all while we have grown our business.

See more environmental sustainability goals in Brown-Forman's Corporate Responsibility Report

Keystone XL Meets President Obama’s Climate Standard

New independent report and prominent climate scientists agree

No material impact on U.S. greenhouse gas emissions

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