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Green Restaurant Association Recognizes Destination Kohler, Lodge Kohler

Kohler Co. leads Wisconsin in Certified Green Restaurants®
Press Release

KOHLER, Wis., May 10, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Kohler Co. announces that all 16 of its Destination Kohler and Lodge Kohler restaurants are now Certified Green Restaurants. This recognition and impactful step in sustainable dining practices gives Kohler Co. the distinguished honor of having the most Certified Green Restaurants in the state of Wisconsin.

Pursuing Sustainability and Productivity Gains With Digital Project Delivery

WSP's Digital Project Delivery white paper explores how to enable projects to be built faster and with less risk.
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Foreword

The way in which we deliver projects is steadily evolving, from hand-drawn to increasingly digital forms of delivery. This applies to all functions of design and construction, from scheduling to note taking and field documentation. Digital technology is overtaking traditional techniques and, as technology continues to accelerate, we are on the verge of a new digital frontier.

Carnival Corporation Installs Environmentally Innovative Food Waste Biodigesters

Press Release

World’s largest cruise company installs nearly 600 advanced biodigester machines across its global fleet

Investment in green food waste processing technology to naturally break down food waste supports company’s waste management objectives, as part of long-term sustainability goals

Aflac 2021 Business & Sustainability Report: Renewable Energy

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Aflac is investing in smart environmental solutions that contribute to a sustainable future. Aflac has recently expanded its solar array with an installation at the Paul S. Amos campus. The expansion is expected to lower Aflac’s greenhouse gas emissions in Columbus, Ga., by more than 10%.

To reduce our carbon footprint, we installed a 1.3-megawatt solar array at our largest campus in Columbus, Ga.

Aflac Square in Chofu, Japan

R&D Facility Building in the UK Exemplifies Sustainability Innovation

This Earth Month, learn how a Bristol Myers Squibb facility in the UK has transformed its reputation
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As a leading global healthcare provider, Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes that a healthy planet underpins the company’s vision to transform patients’ lives through science. Bristol Myers Squibb detailed its specific environmental sustainability goals in 2020; around the world, company teams have been working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase energy efficiency and reduce waste and water use.

Breakthrough Innovation Happens at the Intersection of Scientific Disciplines

by Bob Reiter, Head of Research & Development at Bayer, Crop Science Division
Blog

Farmers have one of the most rewarding, yet most challenging jobs: feeding the world’s growing population efficiently and sustainably.

To do that, they need to make 40 or more key decisions every growing season. If they make one wrong choice at any point, there are no do-overs. Their livelihood for the entire year could be impacted.

Decarbonising Installation Vessels With Van Oord

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Decarbonising renewable energy supply chains is a challenge no company can solve by itself. At Ørsted, we firmly believe that collaboration inside and outside the energy industry is the key to success. We caught up with Van Oord, one of our strategic suppliers, to get their perspectives on supply chain decarbonisation. Read more at: https://orsted.com/en/sustainability/...

Turning Carbon Dioxide Into Sustainable Fuel: United and Oxy Low Carbon Ventures Announce Collaboration With Biotech Firm to Create New Fuel Sources

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Houston-based Cemvita Factory’s synthetic biology process has the potential to create a new way to produce sustainable fuel for aviation

United has invested in more SAF production than any other airline

Press Release

Houston-based Cemvita Factory’s synthetic biology process has the potential to create a new way to produce sustainable fuel for aviation

United has invested in more SAF production than any other airline

Leading Companies Deliver Economic Case for Historic Clean Energy Investments as Congress Returns

Companies call for swift passage of a federal economic package centered on clean energy and advanced manufacturing investments to reduce costs for consumers and strengthen U.S. energy security, innovation, and competitiveness.
Press Release

As Congress returns from its spring recess, dozens of major companies with operations across sectors in the U.S. are urging lawmakers to swiftly pass a federal economic package centered on ambitious clean energy and advanced manufacturing investments.

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