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Hyatt hotels to improve local communities - Express Buzz

Sustainability - Sat, 2011-05-21 02:17

Hyatt hotels to improve local communities
Express Buzz
“In Grand Hyatt in Mumbai, close to 3000 incandescent lights have been replaced with energy efficient lighting to save energy,” said Brigitta Witt, Vice President of Corporate Responsibility for Hyatt Hotels and Resorts in an interview with City ...

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SERA projects generate interest in CSR in Nigeria – Egbas - Vanguard

Sustainability - Fri, 2011-05-20 23:33

SERA projects generate interest in CSR in Nigeria – Egbas
Vanguard
And to prove to you how much it grown, it used to be corporate social responsibility, but in Europe and America, I think they have exhausted CSR as it were, now it is corporate responsibility and sustainability because they found out that the first CSR ...

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PGI Releases First Annual Stakeholders' Report and Highlights Financial and ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Sustainability - Fri, 2011-05-20 18:23

PGI Releases First Annual Stakeholders' Report and Highlights Financial and ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Also underscoring the company's sustainability accomplishments, PGI announced three recent awards it has garnered, including being named the most sustainable company in North Carolina by GreenBusiness WORKS, and winning nonwovens product and process ...

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How Incubators Will Help Start-Ups Lead the Clean Tech Revolution - Triple Pundit

Sustainability - Fri, 2011-05-20 16:10

Triple Pundit

How Incubators Will Help Start-Ups Lead the Clean Tech Revolution
Triple Pundit
In the long run it has been shown that there is a business case for sustainability and these growing companies would not require a mid-course correction as they grew and their lack of corporate responsibility impacted their bottom line. ...

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Current technology 'can help construction industry meet sustainability targets' - Sage Construction

Sustainability - Fri, 2011-05-20 13:08

Current technology 'can help construction industry meet sustainability targets'
Sage Construction
Construction companies that want to make headway with the sustainability of their operations will find that much can be done in this respect with existing technology, it has been asserted. Adrian Penfold, head of planning and corporate responsibility ...

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Research and Markets: Life Cycle Assessment: A Guide for Sustainability and ... - Bradenton Herald

Sustainability - Fri, 2011-05-20 13:03

Research and Markets: Life Cycle Assessment: A Guide for Sustainability and ...
Bradenton Herald
Leading companies see environmental sustainability not only as an issue of corporate responsibility but as a matter of strategy and an arena of competition. After scoring easy sustainability wins, these companies seek to improve their game with tools ...

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ReportAlert.info - RWE (FRA:RWE) publishes Corporate Responsibility Report 2010 - 3BL Media (press release)

Sustainability - Fri, 2011-05-20 10:56

ReportAlert.info - RWE (FRA:RWE) publishes Corporate Responsibility Report 2010
3BL Media (press release)
RWE has been a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) since its inception in 1999. In fiscal 2010 RWE continued to modernise its power generation portfolio. Two new gas-fired power stations came on stream. Important milestones have been ...

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Investing in people is investing in the future - ITWeb (blog)

Sustainability - Fri, 2011-05-20 07:59

ITWeb (blog)

Investing in people is investing in the future
ITWeb (blog)
It is for this reason that individuals and companies that are interested in building a better South Africa are compelled to play a role which exceeds that of corporate responsibility and extends to social involvement too. That's according to Ashika ...

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INTEL : Employees Champion Corporate Responsibility - 4-traders (press release)

Sustainability - Thu, 2011-05-19 15:05

INTEL : Employees Champion Corporate Responsibility
4-traders (press release)
The report also discusses the actions Intel continues to take to further embed corporate responsibility into its culture and decision-making, from providing funding for innovative employee sustainability projects to linking a portion of employee ...

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Better monitoring 'could boost energy efficiency of homes' - energyhelpline.com

Sustainability - Thu, 2011-05-19 11:15

Better monitoring 'could boost energy efficiency of homes'
energyhelpline.com
Adrian Penfold, head of planning and corporate responsibility at British Land, noted that the energy efficiency and sustainability of UK homes could be boosted with better management and training, as well as advancements in technology. ...

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Sustainability performance a new essential - CTV.ca

Sustainability - Thu, 2011-05-19 09:16

Sustainability performance a new essential
CTV.ca
“And if that company decides that their corporate responsibility program is going to emphasize on waste reduction, then you need be ready to align your company – and your metrics – with these priorities.”

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Reader Faves: Best Books About Green Business - Sustainable Business Forum

Sustainability - Thu, 2011-05-19 02:57

Reader Faves: Best Books About Green Business
Sustainable Business Forum
What is different about it–When most people think of corporate responsibility, they are focusing on a business's effect on and relationship to stakeholders. A Responsible Business sees stakeholders as full partners and meaningful instruments for the ...

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Parentebeard LLC Launches Sustainability Practice - Citybizlist (press release)

Sustainability - Wed, 2011-05-18 15:35

Parentebeard LLC Launches Sustainability Practice
Citybizlist (press release)
"Clients are interested in improving the value they offer customers and increasing revenue and profit through sustainability. Our practice will advance the message that long-term sustainability is driven by corporate responsibility." Ms. Wollman said. ...
ParenteBeard introduces sustainability practiceAccounting Today (blog)

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What's in a Name? CSR, sustainability, etc... - PRWeek

Sustainability - Wed, 2011-05-18 12:55

PRWeek

What's in a Name? CSR, sustainability, etc...
PRWeek
Done properly, corporate responsibility (CR) is rewarding work. And PR professionals can play a key role. They are adept at analyzing and prioritizing issues, and at engaging in dialogue with diverse stakeholders on behalf of a company. ...

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How to Measure Your Suppliers' Sustainability Efforts - IndustryWeek

Sustainability - Wed, 2011-05-18 04:41

How to Measure Your Suppliers' Sustainability Efforts
IndustryWeek
Identify the subset of suppliers that are most critical to the company, and then identify those that you need more important information about, whether it be basic financial-viability metrics or longer-term corporate responsibility indicators. 2. ...

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Starbucks Releases 10th Sustainability Report - IBTimes

Sustainability - Tue, 2011-05-17 20:23

Starbucks Releases 10th Sustainability Report
IBTimes
With more than 17000 stores in 50 countries, Starbucks strives to promote positive change and a new standard of corporate responsibility across the globe. In hopes that the company's actions be transparent to the ...

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Life Cycle Assessment: A Guide for Sustainability and Strategy Executives - GreenBiz.com

Sustainability - Tue, 2011-05-17 16:09

GreenBiz.com

Life Cycle Assessment: A Guide for Sustainability and Strategy Executives
GreenBiz.com
Leading companies see environmental sustainability not only as an issue of corporate responsibility but as a matter of strategy and an arena of competition. After scoring easy sustainability wins, these companies seek to improve their game with tools ...

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Hormel Beats Water Goal A Year Early - Environmental Leader

Sustainability - Tue, 2011-05-17 12:05

Environmental Leader

Hormel Beats Water Goal A Year Early
Environmental Leader
Spam manufacturer Hormel Foods has beat its water goal one year early, though indirect electricity use and indirect greenhouse gas emissions are both up, according to the company's 2010 Corporate Responsibility Report. Hormel, which also makes products ...

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Inaugural UN Global Compact Week Joins Practitioners - The FINANCIAL

Sustainability - Tue, 2011-05-17 08:34

Inaugural UN Global Compact Week Joins Practitioners
The FINANCIAL
... UN Global Compact Week is convening practitioners and experts engaged in the world's largest corporate responsibility initiative in an effort to improve collaboration and strengthen business commitments to sustainability and the broader UN agenda. ...

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Intel's CSR Strategy Chief Tells Her Career Story - Forbes (blog)

Sustainability - Mon, 2011-05-16 19:57

Intel's CSR Strategy Chief Tells Her Career Story
Forbes (blog)
As director of strategy and communications for Intel's Global Corporate Responsibility office, Suzanne Fallender runs sustainability efforts for a behemoth with a headcount of more than 80000. Fallender's diverse experience, analytical approach and ...

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