Corporate Sustainablilty – Page 4 – GBRI
 

World-renowned carmaker General Motors has announced that it will power its factories in Ohio and Indiana completely with wind-generated electricity. The automaker has entered into wind power purchase agreements with projects in Ohio and Illinois and is buying enough power to run its Ohio and Indiana factories that manufacture the Chevrolet Cruze and Silverado and […]

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World’s largest producer of chocolates, Mars Inc., has announced that it will be pledging $1 billion towards its Sustainable in a Generation initiative to combat climate change. The chocolate manufacturer already has wind farms in Texas and Scotland that power its US and UK operations. “This is a critical moment,” said Mars CEO and president, Grant […]

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Tesla has just announced the price for its photovoltaic roof tiles and it costs almost 20% less than a normal roof. The company has priced its new and most sought after Solar Roof at just $21.85 per square foot. Tesla’s Solar Roof tiles are made of glass layered over a photovoltaic substrate, and they serve […]

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Almost a year ago, famous British retail brand Marks & Spencer had launched ‘Project Thin Air’ under which the company attempted to redesign packaging for 140 popular food products in order to limit its plastic usage. Last week, M&S announced that it has been successful in achieving its goal. Changes to the packaging included switching […]

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In the past few years, several international clothing brands have been under pressure from environmental groups to reduce their carbon footprint, recycle fabric and eliminate the use of hazardous chemicals in manufacturing processes. Now British retailer Tesco has joined the league of companies signing the Greenpeace Detox Campaign, wherein the brand has agreed to phase […]

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