Finnair steps up efforts to be carbon neutral by 2045

Finnair said on Thursday it had stepped up its efforts to achieve carbon neutrality by 2045 through a range of measures and would begin by halving its net emissions by 2025 from their 2019 level......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 5th, 2020

JetBlue takes steps to become first carbon-neutral U.S. airline

JetBlue Airways Corp. said it will become the first large U.S. airline to offset emissions from all of its domestic flights, aiming to become carbon neutral by July as pressure grows on the industry... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 6th, 2020

Pennsylvania steps up efforts to look for United Kingdom variant

The UK variant has been confirmed in people with Covid-19 in Colorado, Florida and, Monday, in New York......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 5th, 2021

Autotrader: Review: The ID.4, Volkswagen’s all-new electric compact SUV with a 250-mile range

Much of VW's carbon-neutral, earth-friendly strategy involves electric vehicles, and the first one coming to the U.S. is a compact 5-seat crossover SUV called the ID.4......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 15th, 2020

Starting in Portland, Daimler commits to carbon-neutral production throughout its footprint

Daimler's carbon-neutral drive comes as the company begins producing energy-efficient fleets......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2020

GOP donor Eshelman steps up efforts to recover funds donated to Houston"s True the Vote

Fred Eshelman claims he has been unable to locate the executive director of the organization he gave $2.5 million......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2020

Porsche launches effort to make carbon-neutral "e-gas"

Porsche, the performance-oriented German carmaker, sees a future for combustion engines that add no carbon to the air Porsche, the performance-oriented German carmaker, sees a future for combustion engines that add no carbon to the air.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesDec 13th, 2020

Climate activists up stakes at Exxon, backing calls for independent board chairman

Shareholder activists prodding Exxon Mobil Corp on climate-change proposals are backing calls for an independent board chairman as the oil major steps up efforts to keep climate proposals off its ballot......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 13th, 2020

India looks to lure more than 1,000 U.S. companies out of China

India is seeking to lure U.S. businesses, including medical devices giant Abbott Laboratories, to relocate from China as President Donald Trump’s administration steps up efforts to blame Beijing for its role in the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 7th, 2020

UK watchdog clears Shell"s "drive carbon neutral" ad on petrol pumps

Britain's advertising watchdog has ruled Royal Dutch Shell's ad campaign on petrol pumps promising customers they can "drive carbon neutral" is acceptable, following complaints......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 6th, 2020

UK watchdog deems Shell"s "drive carbon neutral" ad campaign acceptable

A Royal Dutch Shell advertising campaign promising customers they can "drive carbon neutral" has been deemed acceptable under Britain's advertising rules following an investigation, regulators said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 6th, 2020

New Jersey implores people to practice social distancing as hospitals brace for surging demand

New Jersey health officials said the state is continuing to take steps to increase hospital bed capacity to deal with the expected surge in coronavirus patients, but said the number of beds needed will diminish if people step up their efforts to adh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2020

Cuomo starts planning to bring economy back while also taking new steps in coronavirus fight

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has tapped two advisers to start looking at ways to bring New York's economy back to life after the coronavirus pandemic passes. Steven Cohen and Bill Mulrow will lead the efforts. Both are former top aides to Cuomo who now work .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2020

Sri Lanka imposes curfew as South Asia steps up coronavirus battle

Sri Lanka imposed a nationwide weekend curfew on Friday as South Asian countries escalated efforts to check the spread of coronavirus across the densely populated region of 1.9 billion people......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2020

"We’re doing the right thing" — 35 Colorado tech leaders band together on steps to counter coronavirus spread

More than 30 leaders of Front Range tech companies have issued a joint statement detailing a combined effort to have employees work remotely to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. “This week, our companies stepped up efforts to prevent the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2020

New record-breaking design approved for Ascent mass timber tower in Milwaukee

The potential world record-breaking Ascent mass timber tower in Milwaukee took two potentially big steps forward Monday on duel efforts located about 1,300 miles apart. A redesign to have the Milwaukee apartment tower grow to 25 stories gained a c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2020

Multifamily finance non-profit announces plan to go carbon neutral

The Community Preservation Corporation (CPC), a nonprofit affordable housing and community revitalization finance company, has committed to attainin.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMar 4th, 2020

Pitt commits to climate neutrality by 2037

The University of Pittsburgh is committing to a climate neutrality plan that will work toward a net-zero carbon footprint by the university's 250th birthday in 2037. The plan, which increases the efforts Pitt has done in the past, was announced at.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2020

Exclusive: Italian government leaning towards third term for Eni CEO - sources

The Italian government is leaning toward reappointing Claudio Descalzi as CEO of state-controlled oil firm Eni, provided he will work with a new board to speed up efforts to cut carbon emissions, four senior political sources told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 17th, 2020

Delta Air Lines vows to become carbon neutral by the end of the decade

Chief Executive Ed Barstian announced the the $1-billion initiative will start in March. Chief Executive Ed Barstian announced the the $1-billion initiative will start in March......»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 14th, 2020

Delta CEO Pledges "Fully Carbon Neutral" Operation Within Weeks

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE: DAL) CEO Ed Bastian said on CNBC's "Squawk Box" the company will become "fully carbon neutral" as of March 1. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 14th, 2020