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Amazon Secures Naming Rights to Future Home of Seattle’s New NHL Franchise

01/07/2020

Climate Pledge Arena will serve as a long-lasting and regular reminder of the urgent need for climate action to achieve net zero carbon by 2040. Site expected to be the first net zero carbon certified arena in the world, developed in partnership with Amazon, Oak View Group, and NHL Seattle. Amazon announced that it has secured […]

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Southern California Gas Co. SoCalGas Donates $1 Million to Help from Coronavirus Pandemic

SoCalGas Donates $1 Million to Help from Coronavirus Pandemic

24/03/2020

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) announced it will donate $1 million to nonprofit organizations throughout its service area to support the region’s workforce, feed the hungry, and provide bill assistance to customers most affected by the coronavirus. “All of us at SoCalGas want to do everything we can to support our community during this crisis—especially workers who might […]

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Entergy Creates COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to Help Customers in Need

Entergy Creates COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to Help Customers in Need

24/03/2020

In an effort to help working families experiencing financial hardships as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, the Entergy Charitable Foundation has established the COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund. “The health and safety of our customers, employees and communities is Entergy’s top priority,” said Leo Denault, chairman and CEO of Entergy Corporation. “For more than 100 years, […]

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CITGO Petroleum Corporation donates Kindles for E-Learning During COVID-19 School Closures

CITGO Petroleum Corporation donates Kindles for E-Learning During COVID-19 School Closures

24/03/2020

CITGO Petroleum Corporation, in partnership with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO), donated 150 Kindle tablets to the Houston and Alief Independent School Districts to help support low-income students’ e-learning needs during the COVID-19 school closures and subsequent move to remote learning platforms. “We are very pleased to support Houston-area students as they remain safe at home while continuing their academic curriculum online […]

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NASA Leadership Assessing Mission Impacts of Coronavirus

NASA Leadership Assessing Mission Impacts of Coronavirus

24/03/2020

To protect the health and safety of the NASA workforce as the nation responds to coronavirus (COVID-19), agency leadership recently completed the first assessment of work underway across all missions, projects, and programs. The goal was to identify tasks that can be done remotely by employees at home, mission-essential work that must be performed on-site, and […]

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60% Companies Look at Job Candidates' Facebook or LinkedIn Profile

60% Companies Look at Job Candidates’ Facebook or LinkedIn Profile

24/03/2020

The majority of companies say they use job candidates’ Facebook and LinkedIn profiles to evaluate them before extending a job offer, according to a new survey from The Manifest, a B2B news and how-to website. Meanwhile, more than one-third of companies (39%) evaluate candidates’ professional blogs or websites, and 29% look at Twitter profiles. What social media […]

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Schneider Electric named Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies 2020

29/01/2020

Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has been included in the World’s Most Admired Companies, according to the 2020 list published by Fortune. This year, the company ranks fourth in the electronics industry, +1 position vs 2019. The achievement reflects its growing reputation as an all-round achiever in its […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate a 50KW ‘Gandhi Solar Park’

22/09/2019

First of its kind symbolic effort by India at the UN, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate a 50KW ‘Gandhi Solar Park’ next week during his visit to the world organisation, a gesture that highlights India’s willingness to go beyond the talk on climate change. At a contribution of about one million dollars, India has […]

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IEA expects renewable energy capacity to grow by 12% in 2019

21/09/2019

Growth in the renewable electricity generation sector has returned to a double-digit pace thanks to a surge in the installation of solar photovoltaic (PV) panels, the International Energy Agency (IEA). The IEA said it expects renewable capacity additions to grow by almost 12 percent this year, the fastest pace since 2015, to reach almost 200 […]

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Google signs $2bn biggest renewable solar energy investment

21/09/2019

Google’s chief executive has revealed plans for the biggest renewable energy Solar & Wind energy deal in corporate history. Sundar Pichai said the clean energy deal will include 18 separate agreements to supply Google with electricity from wind and solar projects across the world. The search engine’s green energy portfolio will grow by 40%, giving the company access […]

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