Through aggressive energy-efficiency programs, virtualization and power-management solutions, and industry-leading recycling, we are providing ways to protect the environment, reduce CO2 output and reduce costs.
Our commitments under the Community segment of the Steering Wheel are to be fair, responsible and honest in everything we do and to be a good neighbour. These aims are integrated into the management of our business from decision-making to individual performance appraisals. We measure our success on meeting these challenges.
Our customers are also our neighbors, associates, family and friends. The schools we serve are the schools that teach our own children. The businesses we serve are the businesses that serve us as customers. The hospitals, police departments, governments and civic organizations are the ones that shape the communities we live in, too. For all these reasons, we have a special stake in helping make th...
We focus our resources on areas that align with our business goals and enable us to leverage our strengths: our financial services expertise, our global network and our local presence in communities all over the world. We do this through our philanthropy and our employee volunteerism, but even more importantly through our business practices and our business franchises.
For ING, being a responsible company not only compliments our long-term business objectives but it also helps to define our strategy, identity and the way we do business. Today, a responsible financial institution has to make investment and insurance decisions while taking into account a wide number of ethical, social and environmental issues.
Our vision is to be the foremost international electricity and gas company, delivering unparalleled safety, efficiency and reliability, vital to the well-being of our customers and communities. We are committed to being an innovative leader in energy management and to safeguarding our global environment for future generations.
At Symantec, we devote ourselves to ensuring the integrity and free flow of information that our customers rely on every day. Our dedication to integrity speaks not only to our products and services but to every decision that we make. That commitment is reflected in our constant efforts to deliver innovative products and services that enable individuals and businesses to have confidence in today...
With summer temperatures topping out in the low 70s in Belgium, Google has decided to forego the use of chillers at its data center there. The data center will benefit from not having to use electricity for chillers, and it also is using an on-site w...
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For the third consecutive year, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts will participate in Earth Hour, a global event organized by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to raise awareness about climate change. On Saturday, March 27, 2010 at 8:30 p.m., all 60 of Fairm...
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Nike has created a policy to not source leather from cattle raised in the Amazon rainforest (the company says it already does not source from there) and will require that suppliers create leather tracing systems.
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Kohl's Department Stores (NYSE: KSS) today announced that the company reached a new milestone in its industry-leading solar program by activating the solar panels at its 100th solar location in Mays Landing, N.J. earlier this month. Kohl's ...
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Xcel Energy has taken a big step toward the pot of gold at the end of the battery storage of renewable energy rainbow with the successful testing of a battery big enough to store wind power-generated electricity for 500 homes.
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For biofuels to make a dent in the U.S. fuel supply, big oil will have to get on board. Case in point: This morning biofuel startup Virent Energy Systems announced that it has raised $46.4 million from oil giant Shell and agriculture company Cargill.
Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne received an award of up to $10.2 million from the Department of Energy to design and develop technologies aimed at significantly lowering electricity costs using a Concentrated Solar Power Tower with Thermal Storage (CS...
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Yesterday at the Lightfair International tradeshow in Las Vegas, Royal Philips Electronics unveiled its breakthrough EnduraLED light bulb. This bulb will be the world's first LED replacement for the 60 watt incandescent light bulb, which represe...
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Toyota is "planting" a bunch of 18-foot-high plastic flowers in Manhattan’s Flatiron Plaza starting Thursday to promote the new third-generation Prius hybrid.
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South Korean ship building giant Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has announced that it is aiming to generate a third of its sales from wind power by 2020 as global demand for alternative energy continues to climb.
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