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Oct 21, 2020, 16:32 ET Cadiz Inc. Joins Sixth Annual "Imagine a Day Without Water" Campaign to Raise Water Awareness

Today, Cadiz Inc. (NASDAQ: CDZI) joins elected officials, water utilities, community leaders, educators and businesses from across the country as...


Oct 21, 2020, 13:00 ET LastObject Launches New Kit to Fight Coronavirus Waste

In response to Covid-19 the Danish eco-brand LastObject is releasing LastMask x Spray, a reusable kit to help curb the disheartening amount of waste...


Oct 21, 2020, 10:31 ET Snyk Achieves CarbonNeutral® Company Certification

Cloud native application security company Snyk, has achieved CarbonNeutral® company certification in accordance with The CarbonNeutral Protocol, the...


Oct 20, 2020, 16:23 ET Aspiration Announces "Plant Your Change" Allowing Every American to Automatically Plant a Tree with Every Purchase

Aspiration, America's socially-conscious, sustainable financial partner, today launched "Plant Your Change," a new service that lets Americans...


Oct 20, 2020, 13:50 ET GivePower Foundation Receives $1 Million Donation from Silicon Valley Technology Veteran Chris Larsen

GivePower, a non-profit organization that provides solar-based solutions to secure food, water and electricity for people in regions that need them...


Oct 20, 2020, 08:05 ET Interface Achieves Carbon Negative Milestone with the Launch of Innovative Products to Decarbonize the Built Environment

Interface, Inc. (Nasdaq: TILE), a worldwide commercial flooring company and global leader in sustainability, introduces the world's first carbon...


Oct 20, 2020, 08:00 ET Chubb Charitable Foundation Supports Rainforest Trust Project to Protect Indonesian Rainforest

The Chubb Charitable Foundation announced today that it has granted $346,000 to Rainforest Trust for a project to support the expansion and...


Oct 20, 2020, 07:30 ET Maple Leaf Foods Makes History with One Year of Carbon Neutrality

On anniversary of becoming the World's First Major Carbon Neutral Food Company, Maple Leaf Foods reaffirms commitment to lead in sustainability,...


Oct 19, 2020, 16:00 ET Mike Mullins Proposes Tannery Park "Affordable Industrial Eco-Village" in Camden, Maine

In response to a public Request for Proposals from the Town of Camden, entrepreneur and community organizer Michael Mullins of Rockland has submitted ...


Oct 19, 2020, 14:44 ET Newsom Administration Issues Six More Fracking Permits To Aera Energy Consumer Watchdog Says

The Newsom Administration issued six more fracking permits to Aera Energy late on Friday afternoon at a time of great risk to the environment and to...


Oct 19, 2020, 08:00 ET Tanger Outlets Releases 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE: SKT), a leader in the outlet industry, today released its 2019 Tanger Corporate Responsibility Report,...


Oct 17, 2020, 12:41 ET Featuring Over 2,000 Participants from 90 Countries, Seventh Annual G20 Interfaith Forum Concludes with Strong Focus on COVID, Inequalities and Climate Change

Attracting an extraordinary assembly of diverse representatives from world religious and interreligious networks and communities, the seventh annual...


Oct 16, 2020, 11:32 ET Vancouver première ville au monde à adhérer au traité de non-prolifération des combustibles fossiles

Vancouver est officiellement devenue la première ville à approuver le traité de non-prolifération des combustibles fossiles, approuvant à l'unanimité ...


Oct 16, 2020, 10:58 ET Vancouver, primera ciudad del mundo en respaldar el Tratado de no proliferación de combustible fósil

Vancouver se convirtió oficialmente en la ciudad inaugural en respaldar el Tratado para la no proliferación del combustible fósil, aprobando...


Oct 16, 2020, 09:56 ET Vancouver, die erste Stadt der Welt, die Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty befürwortet

Vancouver wurde offiziell die erste Stadt, die den Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty (Vertrag über die Nichtverbreitung von fossilen Brennstoffen) ...


Oct 16, 2020, 06:00 ET New York State Recognizes and Valorizes Hydropower as a Clean and Renewable Energy Source

MONTREAL, Oct. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - In a landmark decision today, the New York Department of Public Service voted to expand the state's Clean...


Oct 15, 2020, 10:17 ET Líderes y ciudadanos de todo el mundo deben escuchar a los científicos para resolver crisis mundiales

El profesor Kip Thorne recibió el Premio Nobel 2017 de Física para la primera detección directa de ondas gravitacionales cuya señal fue generada por...


Oct 15, 2020, 10:08 ET Führende Politiker und Bürger der Welt müssen auf Wissenschaftler hören, um globale Krisen zu lösen, sagt der Nobelpreisträger Kip Thorne

Professor Kip Thorne erhielt den Nobelpreis für Physik 2017 für den ersten direkten Nachweis von Gravitationswellen, deren Signal durch die Kollision ...


Oct 15, 2020, 10:05 ET UGG Launches 'Feel Good.' On World Values Day

In celebration of World Values Day, UGG® (a division of Deckers Brands [NYSE: DECK]) launches FEEL GOOD., a site showcasing the brand's commitment to ...


Oct 15, 2020, 10:03 ET Les dirigeants et les citoyens du monde doivent écouter les scientifiques pour résoudre les crises mondiales, déclare le lauréat du prix Nobel Kip Thorne

Le professeur Kip Thorne a reçu le prix Nobel de physique en 2017 pour la première détection directe des ondes gravitationnelles dont le signal a été ...


Oct 15, 2020, 07:00 ET EVgo Triples Fast Charging Network Through The Drive Electric Virginia Program

EVgo, the nation's largest and 100% renewable public fast charging network for electric vehicles (EVs), today announced they have tripled the number...


Oct 15, 2020, 02:00 ET World leaders and citizens must listen to scientists to solve global crises, says Nobel Laureate Kip Thorne

Professor Kip Thorne received the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics for the first direct detection of gravitational waves whose signal was generated by the ...


Oct 14, 2020, 17:29 ET Nieuwe richtlijnen voor overheidsmaatregelen gelanceerd ten aanzien van gezonde voedselsystemen

Op grond van de bescherming van de gezondheid kunnen dringende argumenten worden aangevoerd voor hervorming van geïndustrialiseerde voedselsystemen,...


Oct 14, 2020, 14:35 ET Presentación de nuevos lineamientos sobre acciones gubernamentales para sistemas alimentarios saludables

Es urgente modificar los sistemas alimentarios industrializados por motivos de protección a la salud, y los líderes lo saben Los gobiernos de los...


Oct 14, 2020, 12:27 ET St Kitts and Nevis Continues Tourism Development Amid Pandemic

The Federation of St Kitts and Nevis has continued to commit itself to its national development with work on one of its famous beaches, Frigate Bay,...