Food Lion has implemented a sustainable seafood policy that covers approximately 1,000 fresh, frozen, canned or packaged products sold across the store. Under Food Lion’s seafood sustainability policy: Food Lion’s suppliers will provide full traceability back to the source fishery or seafood farm for seafood products sold. Show More Summary
Vivendi's desire to sell its telecom division SFR is again in the news this week as Numericable and Bouygues Telecom have made bids on the unit, reports French newspaper Les Echos.
Hershey has exceeded three of its key environmental sustainability goals set in 2012 by two to three years. The chocolate maker surpassed its water consumption target three years early and its zero waste to landfill (ZWL) and recycling targets two years early. By the end of 2013, the company had converted six of its manufacturing facilities […]
Twenty-four out of 30 top companies in the packaged food, fast food and personal care industries have inadequate commitments or lack commitments altogether for sourcing sustainable palm oil for their products, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). Show More Summary
Ciena reported that fiscal year first-quarter revenues rose 18 percent year to $533.7 million, up from $453.1 million for the fiscal first quarter of 2013.
A new maritime fuel regulation from the EPA could crowd roads and increase onshore air pollution, according to a shipping group. The rule requires the use of high-cost, ultra-low sulfur fuels in ships operating within the 200 nautical mile boundary of the North American Emission Control Area (ECA). The EPA failed to consider all sectors […]
Cincinnati Bell may be much smaller than its larger ILEC brothers AT&T and Verizon, but it has come to the same realization that having a fiber-based broadband strategy for consumers and business will be a new revenue driver.
BASF said it increased its energy efficiency by 20 percent compared with baseline 2002 and reduced its greenhouse gas emissions per metric ton of sales product by 34 percent. BASF said it intends to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent per metric ton of sales product compared with the baseline 2002 and to increase […]
Trump Golf will seek certification with environmental nonprofit Audubon International for all of its 20 golf courses. There are 13 Trump Golf properties in the US and one in Scotland. Trump said the project seeks to protect and enhance the natural resources of each property and improve the environmental sustainability of each course’s operations. Trump […]
AMGAS Services has launched the AMGAS Capture Technology (ACT) line of products and services to mitigate the dangers of BTEX (benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene and xylenes) and hydrocarbon emissions during shutdowns and turnarounds. ACT functions as an additional level of protection for personnel. AMGAS said the product line joins its full service program to safely control […]
A new methane emission study released recently details sources and potential costs associated with reducing emissions of the potent greenhouse gas from US energy infrastructure. The study found the US oil and gas industry could significantly reduce methane emissions using existing technology read more
AT&T is going to enhance its workforce, announcing it plans to hire 100 "innovators" that it says will help build its virtualized network, reports FierceWirelessTech.
Kenny Wyatt, president of CenturyLink's business division, says that what differentiates the telco from the pack is it can provide a full suite of services and solutions for any size business. Sean Buckley, senior editor of FierceTelecom, recently spoke with Wyatt about his first year on the job and his views on growing opportunities in the business services space.
The German mega-utility RWE provided another dismal reminder of the painful transition European power companies are undergoing. According to 2013 financial results, the utility lost more than $3.8 billion last year as it cycled down unprofitable fossil fuel plants due to sliding wholesale prices. read more
We live in a world where smart technology has become an essential part of many people’s lives. From mobile phones and tablets to newer developments like watches and glasses, it seems like everything is going smart. The smart energy meter is another invention that has only just started to catch on, but could prove to Continue reading ?
Sustainability issues in packaging continue to generate headlines for many audiences: The latest biobased packaging material innovation, food waste prevention, the most recent adoption of new labels to empower consumers to recycle packaging. Show More Summary
Zayo has added another piece to its growing colocation business zColo by reaching a deal to acquire Dallas-based data center provider CoreXchange for an undisclosed sum.
Investors have filed 417 social and environmental shareholder resolutions so far this year at least 50 more than the same time in 2013 and 20 percent more than in February 2012, according to an analysis of proxies. The “Proxy Preview,” an annual report by As You Sow, the Sustainable Investments Institute and proxy voting service […]
This morning, Zayo announced the acquisition of CoreXchange. CoreXchange operates two data centers, one at 8600 Harry Hines Blvd which is new for Zayo, and the other at the Dallas Infomart at 1950 N. Stemmons Freeway where Zayo already has space. In all, the deal will give Zayo some 34,000 square feet of interconnection-focused colocation […]