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17 May, 2017, 02:30 ET Volvo é pioneira em caminhão de coleta de lixo autônomo em ambiente urbano

Na mais recente pesquisa e desenvolvimento em veículos autônomos, o Grupo Volvo, junto com especialistas suecos em resíduos e...


16 May, 2017, 14:00 ET DTE Energy announces plan to reduce carbon emissions by 80 percent

DTE Energy today announced a broad sustainability initiative that will reduce the company's carbon emissions by more than 80 percent by 2050. This...


16 May, 2017, 12:00 ET Finalists Named for Virginia's 2017 Cox Conserves Heroes Program, Public Asked to Vote

Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land are recognizing volunteers who are creating, preserving or enhancing shared outdoor spaces....


16 May, 2017, 09:26 ET UltraTech Spill Containment System Installs Quickly and Can Protect Against Spills of More than 80,000 gallons

UltraTech International, Inc., recently added the Ultra-Containment Wall to their innovative product line. The hard-walled containment system is...


16 May, 2017, 08:07 ET Happy Trails: Wounded Warrior Project Joins In Bike Path Cleanup

Richard Pittman and his family had just finished tossing their last bag on the trash pile when a local man sitting on a park bench nodded in...


15 May, 2017, 12:51 ET Lindsay Honda Awarded Prestigious LEED Green Building Certification

Lindsay Honda announced today that it has been awarded LEED Silver certification. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating...


15 May, 2017, 11:36 ET A Bear Named 399 & Friends: New Children's Book Introduces Readers to National Parks

Just in time for Spring, a new children's book is helping young readers fall in love with National Parks, a famous bear, and several other majestic...


15 May, 2017, 10:00 ET Lamesa Solar Facility in Texas begins commercial operation

Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced the commercial operation of the 102-megawatt (MW) Lamesa Solar Facility in Dawson...


15 May, 2017, 08:30 ET Carnival Corporation Recognized for Leadership in Environmental Excellence

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, had another strong showing at the seventh...


12 May, 2017, 08:30 ET CarPrint Green Driving App Helps Drivers Save Money, Fight Climate Change for Eco-driving Month

May is National Eco-driving Month and eco-drivers are saying there's no better way to celebrate than by stepping up your driving style. The new...


12 May, 2017, 08:00 ET PepsiCo embraces science-based targets in the fight against climate change

PepsiCo has today confirmed that its ambitious new target for greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction has been verified and approved by the Science...


12 May, 2017, 07:00 ET Loro Parque se convierte en el primer zoo europeo en obtener el certificado humanitario por el trato a sus animales

La acreditación la otorga el programa mundial de la American Humane Conservation para zoológicos y acuarios American Humane, la mayor...


11 May, 2017, 16:39 ET The Global Fashion Industry Joins Forces at Copenhagen Fashion Summit

Key players from the fashion industry gathered in Copenhagen today for the world's leading annual event on sustainability, Copenhagen Fashion...


11 May, 2017, 11:35 ET Whirlpool Corporation Opens New EMEA Headquarters in Milan

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni dedicated the new headquarters of Whirlpool EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) in Pero (Milan)...


10 May, 2017, 12:34 ET SC Johnson Renames Insect Science Research Centers and Announces Insect Research Expansion

SC Johnson today announced the renaming of its insect science research centers in Racine and Shanghai, China to the SC Johnson Institute of Insect...


10 May, 2017, 11:35 ET Bipartisan Federal, State and Local Officials Cite Need for FERC Reform, Call on NJDEP to Reject PennEast, Says ReThink Energy NJ

U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman, along with other bipartisan state and local elected officials, concerned homeowners, and conservation leaders,...


10 May, 2017, 10:09 ET Mahoney Environmental Unveils Its New Eco-Conscious Fleet

Mahoney Environmental, (www.mahoneyes.com) a leading recycler of cooking oil for over 60 years, recently unveiled its new tractor-trailer...


10 May, 2017, 06:45 ET Novelis Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2017 Results

Novelis Inc., the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today reported record results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2017 with...


10 May, 2017, 02:00 ET Leading Voices From the Fashion Industry Gather in Copenhagen to Promote Sustainability

Tomorrow, 11 May 2017, decision-makers from the global fashion industry will gather for the fifth edition of Copenhagen Fashion Summit. The...


09 May, 2017, 09:15 ET eLoop llc First U.S. IT Asset Management Company to Adopt Cellbie Mobility Platform

TORONTO, May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - eLoop llc, one of the leading IT recycling and remarketing companies in the state of Pennsylvania serving...


09 May, 2017, 08:30 ET Kilroy Realty And Nautilus Solar Energy Announce A 5MW Commercial Solar Portfolio Development In California

Kilroy Realty Corporation, a leading West Coast REIT, and Nautilus Solar Energy LLC, a leading national solar project development and asset...


08 May, 2017, 13:28 ET Bechtel Honors Suppliers and Subcontractors for Nuclear, Security, and Environmental Cleanup Work

Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement, and construction, today recognized several companies for excellence in performing nuclear,...


08 May, 2017, 05:35 ET Prix de l’efficacité énergétique 2017 : des prix décernés aux contributeurs de la transition énergétique

Les entreprises publiques et privées peuvent postuler en ligne jusqu'au 15 juillet. Les prix sont attribués aux projets mis en œuvre pour...


08 May, 2017, 05:33 ET Energy Efficiency Award 2017: Premio para los contribuyentes a la transición de energía

Las compañías privadas y públicas pueden suscribirse de forma online hasta el 15 de julio / los premios se conceden para proyectos de energía...


08 May, 2017, 05:31 ET Energy Efficiency Award 2017: Prize for Contributors to the Energy Transition

Private and public companies can apply online until 15 July. P rizes are awarded for implemented energy efficiency projects in three categories...