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Toyota, Nissan and Honda to Jointly Support Hydrogen Station Infrastructure Development

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TOKYO, Japan, Feb. 12, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Toyota Motor Corporation, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. have agreed to work together to help accelerate the development of hydrogen station infrastructure for fuel cell vehicles (FCVs). Specific measures to be undertaken by the three manufacturers will be determined at a later date.

Solar Roadways and No-New-Impact Energy Development

Posted by Michael Powelson
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You’ve probably seen or heard something about solar roadways, or as one promotional video puts it, “solar freakin’ roadways!” The bold idea to turn roads into solar generation infrastructure has captured the imagination of millions in recent weeks.
 

Union Pacific Completes $400 Million New Mexico Rail Facility

Economic Impact to New Mexico Exceeded $500 Million
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Santa Teresa, New Mexico, May 29, 2014

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Sustainable Transportation Goes Further than FedEx

Finding solutions to the planet's environmental challenges is not something that can happen in silos.
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Finding solutions to the planet's environmental challenges is not something that can happen in silos. At FedEx, we believe in working together with our peers, suppliers, experts and other innovators to look for transformational solutions to reduce fuel and energy consumption. And we're not just finding answers that work for FedEx, we research and test pioneering technologies that can transform entire industries and have a positive effect on society at large.

UPS Invests in Propane for U.S. Delivery Fleet

Initial fueling infrastructure built at 50 locations in collaboration with Propane Education & Research Council
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Atlanta, March 06, 2014 /3BL Media/ - UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced plans to purchase 1,000 propane package delivery trucks and install an initial 50 fueling stations at UPS locations. The investment in propane vehicles and infrastructure is approximately $70 million.

The propane fleet will replace gasoline- and diesel-fueled vehicles used largely in rural areas in Louisiana and Oklahoma with other states pending. The vehicles on these routes can travel up to 200 miles on a tank of propane. Operations will begin by mid-2014 and be completed early next year.

GE helps to build sustainable infrastructure with Korean partners

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GE Korea and its partners work together for a sustainable future.

“We are committed to learning, sharing and growing with partners and customers in Korea and around the globe,” stresses Chris Khang, president and CEO of GE Korea, emphasizing the importance of responding to the nation’s complex challenges through collaboration.

Infrastructure Upgrades at Racine Unified School District Save an Estimated $150,000 Annually

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  • District recieving Trane Energy Efficiency Leader Award
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  • District recieving Trane Energy Efficiency Leader Award

Candelaria, a Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold company, provides infrastructure for community in Chile

Press Release

September 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Candelaria, a Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold company, joined the festivities marking the recent Chilean Indigenous New Year, providing a water well and water rights, electric generator and discharge pump to the nearby community of Colla Serranía Poblete.

The well and equipment will help ensure a critical water supply for the community’s agricultural activities.

Community representatives expressed their appreciation for the project by performing a ritual in honor of Pacha Mama, or Mother Earth, as part of the New Year celebrations.

Improving Infrastructure, Improving Lives

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Sustainable infrastructure development drives local economies, improves standards of living and does so in a way that balances environmental considerations. Caterpillar supports sustainable infrastructure projects around the world with products and services that facilitate efficiency.

Learn more in the 2012 Caterpillar Sustainability Report.

Union Pacific Railroad Invests $21 Million to Strengthen Missouri's Transportation Infrastructure

Project Funded by Private Investment, Not Taxpayer Dollars
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March 29, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Union Pacific Railroad will strengthen Missouri's transportation infrastructure by investing $21 million to construct a more-than-nine-mile second main line track in the Bell City area, in southeast Missouri.  The project, funded entirely by Union Pacific without taxpayer dollars, is scheduled to be completed the end of October.

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