environmental sustainability

Nestlé Recognized by CDP for Deforestation, Water Leadership


The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) has named Nestlé as joint lead in the consumer staples sector for its deforestation efforts.

In its 2014 report on global forests, the environmental sustainability ratings agency commended Nestlé, among 152 companies, for its comprehensive assessment of risks and for the quality of its work to build capacity in the supply chain.

Voya Financial Publishes Corporate Responsibility Annual Report

2013 employee giving campaign raised over $4 million for non-profit organizations
Press Release

November 17, 2014/ 3BL Media/ - Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), formerly ING U.S., today published its 2013 Corporate Responsibility (CR) Annual Report, which provides an overview of the company’s CR approach in four key areas: community investment, environmental sustainability, multicultural affairs and business practices and principles.

Angela Harrell Named Head of Voya Foundation and Office of Corporate Responsibility

Press Release

October 30, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), formerly ING U.S., announced today that Angela Harrell has joined the company to lead the Voya Foundation – Voya’s charitable giving arm – and the Office of Corporate Responsibility. Harrell is based in Voya’s New York City office and reports directly to Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Kevin Silva. Her appointment was effective October 20, 2014.

Cisco Tops CDP Carbon Rankings

by Darrel Stickler

Over the last month, CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project) has released its assessments of how publicly traded companies around the world scored on the CDP’s 2014 Climate Change Information Request. I think 2014 marks a dozen years that CDP has been moving the needle on greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reporting.

2014 Integrated Annual Report Reflects 2020 Strategy


Our 2014 integrated annual report  is now available and highlights our financial, environmental, social and governance performance in the context of our 2020 Strategy. This year's theme — Powered by Value — reflects our drive to create value for our stakeholders, from consumers to customers, from stockholders to employees.

As with last year's report, we sought review-level assurance for several nonfinancial metrics, shown with an "A" symbol within the report, that cover the following metrics:

Environmental Sustainability: Company Hosts Seventh Annual National Clean Energy Summit | September 2014 CSR Newsletter


Clean energy visionaries and leaders, public officials, business executives, policy experts, entrepreneurs, investors, citizens, and students gathered for the annual National Clean Energy Summit.

CDP Recognizes Allstate as Leader in Climate Change Transparency; Only Property and Casualty Insurer to Make List

Reductions in carbon emissions, energy usage rise to top of Allstate’s environmental accomplishments
Press Release

September 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Allstate has been recognized as a leader among the S&P 500 for excelling at disclosure of climate change data by CDP, the world's only global environmental disclosure system. Allstate scored 97 out of 100 in this year's report, the highest score the company has received since it started reporting in 2007

MGM Resorts International’s Sustainability Program Receives “Galaxy” Star Award from the Alliance to Save Energy

Global honor recognizes outstanding achievements of the company’s Green Advantage program
Press Release

Washington, D.C., September 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ - MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) received the Alliance to Save Energy's highest honor, the "Galaxy" Star of Energy Efficiency Award at a special awards ceremony this week in Washington, D.C.. Each year, the Star of Energy Efficiency Awards are bestowed upon individuals, organizations, companies, government programs and learning institutions that have demonstrated  a significant and tangible commitment to the cause of energy efficiency both in the United States and abroad.

Constellation Brands Joins Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable

Press Release

September 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) welcomes Constellation Brands, a leading beer, wine and spirits company, as its newest member. With over 100 brands in its portfolio, Constellation Brands will bring multi-category perspectives to BIER’s collaborative approach to reduce resource consumption, mitigate impacts and ensure the sustainable future of the beverage sector.

CBRE Publishes 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report

CBRE’s Corporate Responsibility platform delivers responsible business practices that benefit our clients, employees, investors and other stakeholders.

Read the CBRE 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report

CBRE’s Corporate Responsibility practices deliver responsible business practices that benefit our clients, employees, investors and other stakeholders.


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