Ceres (United States)

Type: City
Name: Ceres (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 37.599998
Longitude: -120.959999
population: 40,082
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 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 - 20 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 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 - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Clean Transportation Is Driving Us Toward a Low-Carbon Future

Henrik Sorensen viaSome snapshots from across this legendarily car-loving nation:American car buyers can get more miles per gallon than ever before. Window stickers at new car lots displayed a record high average fuel economy of 25.8 mpg in August, according ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Utilities garner sustainability honors

Both the importance and the understanding of sustainability has grown dramatically over the past 15 years, and those utilities which have grasped that are being recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) -- a leading benchmark in the fie ... [Published Fierce Energy - Sep 16 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 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Climate Summit in New York to miss leaders from China and India

World leaders will meet in New York later this month for the UN Climate Summit 2014 and there are concerns within the international community with the leaders of two of the world’s three biggest emitters in China and India not attending.The meeting is ... [Published Climate Action - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Northgate facility will be moving grain and oil soon

by Norm Park A dual grain and oil transloading project that straddles the Saskatchewan-North Dakota border at Northgate is about 90 per cent completed in its first phase.Ceres Global Ag Corp. of Toronto and its minor shareholder partner, UN Capital Management ... [Published Estevan Mercury - Sep 03 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]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Wells Fargo CEO Shares Company Role in Community and Environment

SOURCE: Wells Fargo & Company DESCRIPTION: In this interview , Wells Fargo CEO, John Stumpf speaks with Mindy Lubber, president of Ceres, a nonprofit advocating for sustainable business practices. Mindy and John discuss Wells Fargo’s role in rebuilding ... [Published theCSRfeed - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Taming the Corporate Beast

Feature Even business leaders are now calling for corporate reform, but most of the measures on offer are little more than cosmetic. By | July/August 2014 This article is from Dollars & Sense: Real World Economics, available at http://www.dollarsandsense.org/archives/2014/0714hill.html ... [Published Dollars and Sense - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Alliance Utility Associates Rank in Top Ten on Energy Efficiency

Four utility associates of the Alliance to Save Energy  —  PG&E , San Diego Gas & Electric (Sempra Energy), and Alliance founding members Southern California Edison (Edison International) and National Grid  — were ranked in the Top 10 for both cumulative ... [Published Alliance To Save Energy - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Ceres meeting on driver’s licenses for undocumented draws crowd

Yadira Lopez and her husband have had three cars impounded for driving without a license during the past decade.On one occasion, she drove through a checkpoint on her way to a graveyard shift cleaning offices. She never made it to work and was fired that ... [Published Modesto Bee - Aug 20 2014]

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...clean energy funds, through green bonds and through the establishment of public-private-partnerships," said Nathan Fabian, Chief Executive of IGCC. "It gives policymakers a better understanding of how private capital is currently flowing into low carbon investments."
">published a report  detailing examples of action being taken by investors that support a low carbon, climate resilient economy. While ambitious policy is required in order for low carbon investments to be brought to scale, these examples demonstrate that investors are already acting on climate change in a variety of ways. These activities include direct low carbon investments, the creation of low carbon funds, company engagement, and reducing exposure to fossil fuel and carbon intensive companies. "

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UN Climate Summit Expected to Show Growing Mome... [Published Bureau of National Affairs - 4 hours ago]
Insurers Bonding with Climate Change Battle [Published Insurance Journal - 17 hours ago]
World's Leading Institutional Investors Managin... [Published Individual.com - 20 hours ago]
World: World’s leading institutional investors ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 23 hours ago]
World’s Leading Institutional Investors Managin... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 18 2014]
Global investors urge leaders to act on carbon ... [Published Reuters - Sep 18 2014]
Love in the grip of tyranny [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 17 2014]
Clean Transportation Is Driving Us Toward a Low... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 16 2014]
Utilities garner sustainability honors [Published Fierce Energy - Sep 16 2014]
Tackling climate change for the future of beer [Published Pueblo Chieftain Online - Sep 14 2014]
Visiting D.C.: A capital plan [Published Charlotte Observer - Sep 14 2014]
Xcel Energy recognized for corporate sustainabi... [Published Xcel Energy - Sep 13 2014]
Top 10 myths about about space we need to stop ... [Published Impact Lab - Sep 12 2014]
Salem Cross ready to serve Farmer's Dinner [Published Worcester Telegram & Gazette - Sep 11 2014]
Austrian court unfreezes accounts of ex-envoy Z... [Published Los Angeles Times - Sep 11 2014]
Xcel Energy Recognized for Corporate Sustainabi... [Published Scottrade - Sep 11 2014]
John Sadler [Published Pantagraph.com - Sep 11 2014]
A family trip to D.C. mixes politics, pandas an... [Published Greater Milwaukee Today - Sep 11 2014]
Shareholders: Carbon Tracker Report Debunks Exx... [Published CW 50 Detroit - Sep 11 2014]
John W. Sadler [Published Leesburg Daily Commercial - Sep 10 2014]
Warkentin House [Published Discounted Hotel Rooms - Sep 10 2014]
McDonald’s “Best of Green” Report Recognizes En... [Published McDonalds - Sep 09 2014]
Austria freezes bank accounts of wife of ex-dip... [Published Los Angeles Times - Sep 09 2014]
Climate Summit in New York to miss leaders from... [Published Climate Action - Sep 08 2014]
NASA to investigate climate impacts of Arctic S... [Published Sify - Sep 05 2014]
Verizon to become solar-power leader in the U.S... [Published ITworld.com - Sep 03 2014]
Northgate facility will be moving grain and oil... [Published Estevan Mercury - Sep 03 2014]
Fossil Fuel Extraction Could Exacerbate Water W... [Published Common Dreams - Sep 02 2014]
Randall Munroe Of xkcd Answers Our (Not So Absu... [Published FiveThirtyEight - Sep 02 2014]
Lack Of Water Could Limit Oil And Gas Developme... [Published Think Progress - Sep 02 2014]
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World: World’s leading institutional investors ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 23 hours ago]
Source: UN Environment ProgrammeCountry: World Blackrock, CalPERS, PensionDanmark, Deutsche AWM, South African GEPF, Australian CFSGAM, Cathay Financial Holdings among 340 investors urging heads of state to take strong action on climate change NEW ...
World’s Leading Institutional Investors Managin... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 18 2014]
BlackRock, CalPERS, PensionDanmark, Deutsche, South African GEPF, Australian CFSGAM, Cathay Financial Holdings among 347 investors urging heads of state to take strong action on climate change SOURCE: Ceres DESCRIPTION:<p style=""&gt;September 18, ...
Lack Of Water Could Limit Oil And Gas Developme... [Published Think Progress - Sep 02 2014]
A drilling rig is seen near Kennedy, Texas, Wednesday, May 9, 2012. CREDIT: AP Photo/Eric Gay A lack of available water could crimp energy development in many of the nations with the most abundant shale oil and shale gas resources, a new study ...
Wells Fargo CEO Shares Company Role in Communit... [Published theCSRfeed - Aug 28 2014]
SOURCE: Wells Fargo & Company DESCRIPTION: In this interview , Wells Fargo CEO, John Stumpf speaks with Mindy Lubber, president of Ceres, a nonprofit advocating for sustainable business practices. Mindy and John discuss Wells Fargo’s role in rebuilding ...
Investors Secure Groundbreaking Corporate Commi... [Published theCSRfeed - Aug 14 2014]
Record-high number of shareholder resolutions filed in 2014 proxy season drive more aggressive action by top companies on climate-related issues SOURCE: Ceres DESCRIPTION: BOSTON, August 14, 2014 /3BL Media/ – In response to nearly 150 climate-related ...
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