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Astellas Improves Rank in Second Year Named to Corporate Knights’ 2017 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations

Press Release

NORTHBROOK, Illinois, January 19, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Astellas has been named for the second year one of Corporate Knights’ 2017 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World, moving up 10 spots in the index. Corporate Knights announced this year’s honorees at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Cisco Demonstrates Responsive and Responsible Leadership at 2017 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

by Kathy Mulvany, VP Corporate Affairs
Blog

Tomorrow, more than 3,000 global leaders from business, government, academia, and civil society will convene at the 2017 World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Cisco will be in attendance, collaborating with other global problem solvers in strategic discussions about the political, economic, social, and technological transformations reshaping the world.

Driving Security into Digitized, Connected Cars

Article

As cars become digitized and connected to enable a better driving experience, enhance safety and relieve congestion, the threat of a cyber event is ever present. But General Motors goes to great lengths to protect both customer lives and their personal information.

Powering Data Centers with Renewable Energy

By Dave Armon, 3BL Media CMO
Blog

The typical Internet data center consumes as much electricity as a small U.S. state, Microsoft’s chief environmental strategist, Rob Bernard, told attendees at the Verge 16 sustainability conference in Silicon Valley today.

As oceans warm, lakes dry up and water systems collapse due to climate change, the tech giants enabling cloud computing are mobilizing so surfing the web doesn’t contribute to the problem.

The Smart Bet is on a Clean Energy Future

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by Doug Arent, Executive Director, Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis 

Power systems and the investment landscape are changing. Both at home and around the world, the ways that we produce and consume electricity and arrange fuel transportation are evolving.

GM Strengthens Business, Communities Through Mobility

Sustainability Report outlines company’s efforts and results
Press Release

DETROIT, May 10, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The rules of vehicle use and ownership are changing rapidly, according to GM’s latest Sustainability Report (gmsustainability.com) released Tuesday. Connectivity, car-sharing, alternative propulsion and autonomous vehicles are key elements toward a future of safer, cleaner and more efficient mobility options for customers.

HP Instant Ink Named as Intelligent Asset in Report from World Economic Forum & Ellen MacArthur Foundation

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HP Instant Ink is featured in "Intelligent Assets: Unlocking the circular economy potential" a report by the World Economic Forum and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, as part of the Project MainStream collaboration between WEF, the Foundation, and McKinsey & Company.

Read the release here.

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Atlas Copco Ranked Top Machinery Company for Sustainability by Global 100

Press Release

Stockholm, Sweden, January 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, today was again recognized as the world’s most sustainable machinery company by the prestigious annual Global 100 list. 

The list, presented at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, ranks companies that prove they are increasing productivity while using less resources. Atlas Copco is ranked 34th overall, and is the only company in the machinery industry included on the list. It is the 10th time that Atlas Copco appears on the list.

Global Pharmaceutical Industry Calls on Governments to Work with Them to Beat the Rising Threat of Drug Resistance

Press Release

LONDON, January 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ - More than 80 leading international pharmaceutical, generics, diagnostics and biotechnology companies, as well as key industry bodies, have come together to call on governments and industry to work in parallel in taking comprehensive action against drug-resistant infections – so-called ‘superbugs’ – with a joint declaration launched today at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

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