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HPE Sets Science-Based Target to Reduce Operational Greenhouse Gas Emissions

by Tom Dempsey, Vice Present, Real Estate Operations
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As head of Global Real Estate Operations, Tom is responsible for managing all Hewlett Packard Enterprise workplaces across the globe, and delivering modern, flexible, safe and green workplace solutions for a complex and multi-faceted corporate real estate portfolio.

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As head of Global Real Estate Operations, Tom is responsible for managing all Hewlett Packard Enterprise workplaces across the globe, and delivering modern, flexible, safe and green workplace solutions for a complex and multi-faceted corporate real estate portfolio.

Bacardi Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Half

More than a year early, the company reaches 50% GHG reduction target
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Hamilton, Bermuda, November 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ – With sustainability, small steps add up; however, Bacardi has forged ahead with giant leaps. The largest privately held spirits company cut its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions intensity, worldwide, in half—more than a year earlier than its end of December 2017 target. This astounding 50% reduction in GHGs is equivalent to taking 15,000 cars off the road each year, reducing oil use by 165,000 barrels annually or installing 18 wind turbines.

Pushing the Sustainability Envelope

Cisco Supply Chain to Cut 1 Million Metric Tonnes of Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2020
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by Kathleen Shaver, Director of Value Protection, Supply Chain Transformation: Sustainability

Cisco’s sustainability journey took a big step forward last month with the announcement of a new goal to avoid one million metric tonnes of greenhouse gas (GhG) emissions from our supply chain operations by the year 2020, which will drive emissions reductions related to our outsourced manufacturing and logistics.

Mars Takes Another Step on the ‘Path to Zero’ Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Operations

New Moy wind farm in Scotland will power the equivalent of all Mars U.K. factories and offices
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The energy it takes to make MARS® bars, WHISKAS® cat food, EXTRA® gum and UNCLE BEN’S® rice in the U.K. is now provided by a new wind farm in Moy, Scotland. Through a partnership with Eneco U.K., the 20-turbine wind farm, located just south of Inverness in the Scottish Highlands, will generate electricity equivalent to what powers all 12 Mars U.K. sites solely with renewable energy.

The Carbon in our Food

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“If food waste were a country by itself, it would be the third largest emitter of greenhouse gases behind China and the United States.”

Are you ready for a punch in the gut? Seriously, I would brace for this one. It’s going to hurt. Here we go, from page 3 of Food Foolish:

Talk with Green Guy Show - 3/20/16 - Mayors Climate Summit Series - Alicia Zatcoff, Sustainability Mgr, City of Richmond, VA

Alicia Zatcoff, Sustainability Manager, City of Richmond, VA
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The Ray C. Anderson Foundation is the Platinum Sponsor of "The Green Guy" radio talk show on WGST AM640 - Atlanta.  Shows air weekly at 9AM Eastern, featuring voices from all aspects of sustainable life. - at home, at work, at school and in the community.

Listen to the March 20th show by clicking below and be sure to tune in this Sunday, March 27th for an interview with Mayor Esther Manheimer of Asheville, NC.

ESG Accountability: A Tangible Way of Tracking Value

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André Solórzano
Manager, Data Insights, CECP

March 15--During CECP’s recent Board of Boards CEO convening held on February 29th, 2016, CECP provided attending CEOs of the world’s largest companies with a comparison of financial and ESG performance, between companies that are affiliated with CECP (“CECP companies”) and other large companies in the Fortune 500 not affiliated with CECP (“non-CECP companies”). Discover with us the most compelling findings.

Reducing Environmental Impact

The firm cuts landfill waste by 49%, expands recycling by 79%, and reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 3%
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T. Rowe Price’s 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report describes the firm’s progress on its commitment to reduce environmental impact. Between 2010 and 2014, the firm cut landfill waste by 49%, expanded recycling by 79%, and reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 3%, all while the associate population grew 30%.

 

Nearly a third of the firm’s real estate is now sustainably certified

NS: Fuel Efficiency Improves

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Norfolk Southern locomotives operating in revenue service achieved an overall 2.2 percent gain in fuel efficiency in 2014.

During the year, revenue trains burned nearly 494 million gallons of diesel fuel while rolling up 205 billion revenue ton-miles. On average, the trains moved a ton of freight 415 miles on a gallon of diesel, up from 406 miles in 2013.

P&G Announces New Goal to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 30%

Company Joins Climate Savers Program to Broaden Collaboration on Climate Efforts
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CINCINNATI, September 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Procter & Gamble (P&G) announced today a new goal to reduce absolute greenhouse gas emissions from its facilities by 30% by 2020.  The goal was developed in partnership with World Wildlife Fund (WWF). This new goal is based on the best available science and represents an important step forward in the Company’s continued efforts to minimize its greenhouse gas emissions that impact climate change.    

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