Ceres (United States)

Type: City
Name: Ceres (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 37.599998
Longitude: -120.959999
population: 40,082
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 2 reports

Ceres Global moves to develop Canada’s ‘next great port’ — $42 million shipping hub in Saskatchewan

The stage has been set for the first major development at Ceres Global Ag Corp. since a group of dissident shareholders led a successful proxy action. The stage comes a few months after a new management team was installed at the company that has two ... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Insurers want public policies to counter 'weather events'

Five insurance trade groups are promoting stronger building and land use policies to help counter a sharp rise in losses from extreme weather, prompted by a meeting on climate change between senior White House officials and industry leaders in June.The ... [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Nestlé, Kellogg’s join Ceres’ call for federal climate action

Nestlé and Kellogg's have joined Ceres' Business for Innovative Climate and Energy Policy, an advocacy coalition of businesses committed to working with policy makers to pass meaningful energy and climate legislation. The companies join General Mills, ... [Published GreenBiz - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Why so much oil from the fracking boom is moving by high-risk rail, not pipeline

REUTERS/Rick Wilking Rail shipping of crude oil is inherently more dangerous than pipeline transport.Rail shipments of U.S. crude oil produced in the fracking zones rose by 2,400 percent from 2008 to 2012, according to a report issued Monday by the ... [Published MinnPost - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Leaders open New York Climate Week

US Secretary of State John Kerry, UN chief Ban Ki-Moon and World Bank President Jim Yong opened Climate Week NYC 2014 on Monday and laid out their visions for a low carbon, green economy.They were joined by Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, and Sir Richard Branson, ... [Published Climate Action - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Why it is smart for business to take action on climate change now

pm • Revelations at the Schwarzenegger Institute• “We all have to deal with the true cost” When that brown truck delivers something to your business in California in the future, it might not be running on gasoline or diesel fuel. Instead, it might be ... [Published Central Valley Business Times - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 2 reports

The Business Case For Carbon-Cutting Actions

National government action on climate change so far has been laughable, at best. Cities have done a better job, and companies concerned about their reputation and bottom line are paying more attention to the prospect of a warming climate. This week, a ... [Published Fast Company - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Guest Post: Mindy Lubber, CEO of Ceres: Tackling Climate Change is Economic Imperative

As extreme weather impacts accelerate around the globe, hundreds of thousands of people will gather to rally support for climate action in New York City this week. SOURCE: General Motors DESCRIPTION: Heads of State from around the world will meet ... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 4 reports

World's Leading Institutional Investors Managing $24 Trillion Call for Carbon Pricing, Ambitious Global Climate Deal

Days before UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon convenes the Climate Summit at the United Nations to spur climate action and facilitate a global climate agreement in 2015, nearly 350 global institutional investors representing over $24 trillion in assets ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Insurers Bonding with Climate Change Battle

Nearly one-in-five major investors in green bonds issued by one of the world’s largest players in that market is coming from the insurance industry.If you haven’t heard much about green bonds and insurance investments up to now, you probably will in the ... [Published Insurance Journal - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Tackling climate change for the future of beer

It takes high-quality water, hops, barley and energy to make delicious craft beer, and that’s why New Belgium Brewery cares about tackling climate change.Climate change is contributing to more pronounced extreme storms, droughts, reduced snowpack and ... [Published Pueblo Chieftain Online - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 2 reports

Fossil Fuel Extraction Could Exacerbate Water Wars, Report Finds

In addition to contaminating groundwater supplies and destabilizing fault lines, fracking is exacerbating water scarcity worldwide. Close to 40 percent of the world's shale gas and tight oil resources are in areas that are either arid or under high to ... [Published Common Dreams - Sep 02 2014]

Quotes

...Vanasek . "This will provide the potential to boost the profits of Riverland's existing grain elevators while creating exciting new business opportunities, and we are pleased to be working with Whitebox Advisors and other investors to create value for Ceres shareholders going forward."
"I think it's good that the industry is engaging," she said. "But there's a sort of obvious ongoing aversion to talking about climate change on the part of the industry."
“People started calling and saying, ` "Why don’t we have highland games in Scotland County? It’s a perfect fit.’ So I started reaching out to people I knew and it gained support and then momentum very quickly.’’"
..."Ton for ton, methane causes at least 80 times more warming than carbon dioxide over a 20-year period," the Senators wrote. "Pollution from oil and gas operations also contributes to unhealthy air by forming smog, which triggers asthma attacks and aggravates respiratory conditions like bronchitis."

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Transforming the traditional municipal bond mar... [Published Lexology - 14 hours ago]
Ceres Global moves to develop Canada’s ‘next gr... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 29 2014]
Ceres Global : Announces Proposed Rights Offeri... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 29 2014]
The audacious optimism of Climate Week [Published GreenBiz - Sep 29 2014]
Insurers want public policies to counter 'weath... [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Sep 27 2014]
Organizers gear up for Highland Games [Published Laurinburg Exchange - Sep 27 2014]
Senators Urge Administration to Address Methane... [Published Noodls - Sep 26 2014]
Nestlé, Kellogg’s join Ceres’ call for federal ... [Published GreenBiz - Sep 25 2014]
Why so much oil from the fracking boom is movin... [Published MinnPost - Sep 24 2014]
Bank of America Announces $10 Billion Catalytic... [Published Market Pulse Navigator - Sep 23 2014]
Bank of America Announces $10 Billion Catalytic... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Sep 23 2014]
Leaders open New York Climate Week [Published Climate Action - Sep 23 2014]
Global investors managing $24 trillion call for... [Published ASrIA - Sep 23 2014]
Why it is smart for business to take action on ... [Published Central Valley Business Times - Sep 23 2014]
Climate Change: True Optimism From New York Sum... [Published The Guardian Express - Sep 22 2014]
Patagonia’s CEO, marching for climate action [Published 3BL Media blogs - Sep 22 2014]
Global Investors Think Climate Action And Econo... [Published Think Progress - Sep 22 2014]
The Business Case For Carbon-Cutting Actions [Published Fast Company - Sep 22 2014]
Guest Post: Mindy Lubber, CEO of Ceres: Tacklin... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 22 2014]
347 Institutional Investors Call for ‘Meaningfu... [Published Triple Pundit - Sep 22 2014]
Companies to make climate pledges at U.N. summit [Published Visalia Times-Delta - Sep 22 2014]
Investors Urge Action On Climate Change Ahead O... [Published Live Trading News - Sep 21 2014]
American Wines, Coastal Ridge, Douglas Hill Ent... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Sep 20 2014]
Investors urge action on climate change ahead o... [Published Brunei Times - Sep 20 2014]
PepsiCo Joins Calls for Action on Climate Chang... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 19 2014]
UN Climate Summit Expected to Show Growing Mome... [Published Bureau of National Affairs - Sep 19 2014]
Insurers Bonding with Climate Change Battle [Published Insurance Journal - Sep 18 2014]
World's Leading Institutional Investors Managin... [Published Individual.com - Sep 18 2014]
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World’s Leading Institutional Investors Managin... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 18 2014]
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Ceres Global moves to develop Canada’s ‘next gr... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 29 2014]
The stage has been set for the first major development at Ceres Global Ag Corp. since a group of dissident shareholders led a successful proxy action. The stage comes a few months after a new management team was installed at the company that has two ...
Patagonia’s CEO, marching for climate action [Published 3BL Media blogs - Sep 22 2014]
<p style="outline-width: 0px;">Recently, I had lunch with Mary Wenzel, a senior vice president at Wells Fargo who directs <a href="http://blogs.wellsfargo.com/environment/" style="" target="_blank" title="Wells Fargo Environment">the bank’s environmental ...
Global Investors Think Climate Action And Econo... [Published Think Progress - Sep 22 2014]
CREDIT: Shutterstock Over 340 global investors who represent more than $24 trillion are now on record that aggressive climate action is the friend rather than the enemy of the global economy. According to a statement from the group, government leaders ...
Guest Post: Mindy Lubber, CEO of Ceres: Tacklin... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 22 2014]
As extreme weather impacts accelerate around the globe, hundreds of thousands of people will gather to rally support for climate action in New York City this week. SOURCE: General Motors DESCRIPTION: Heads of State from around the world will meet ...
PepsiCo Joins Calls for Action on Climate Chang... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 19 2014]
SOURCE: PepsiCo DESCRIPTION: PepsiCo today strengthened its commitment to action on climate change by: announcing new goals for phasing out equipment with hydroflourocarbons (HFCs),signing both the Ceres BICEP Climate Declaration and the Prince of ...
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Bank of America Announces $10 Billion Catalytic... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Sep 23 2014]
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