Consumers Energy Foundation Commits $200,000 to Habitat for Humanity of Michigan, Supporting Affordable Housing

JACKSON, Mich., Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ – The Consumers Energy Foundation announced today that it has contributed $200,000 to Habitat for Humanity of Michigan, supporting its mission to provide safe and affordable housing to residents across Michigan. “Consumers Energy, our foundation, employees and retirees are committed to the communities we serve, and we are proud to … Continued

What Works in Employee Financial Wellness Programs

Join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation for a webinar on financial wellness programs (FWP) and learn how your business can benefit by creating or expanding your FWP for your employees. Nearly a quarter of America’s workers deem their financial stress as high or overwhelming, and about 40 percent of workers report they have more … Continued

Renowned Aboriginal Rights Lawyer Peter Grant Joining Case Against Chevron on Behalf of Ecuadorian Communities

TORONTO, Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ – Peter Grant, the renowned Canadian aboriginal rights lawyer who recently helped to win a major case before the country’s Supreme Court, is joining the legal team of indigenous groups in Ecuador who are moving to enforce a $12 billion environmental judgment against Chevron in Canadian courts. “I am honored to … Continued

Global Sustain and CIIM Join Forces

The Global Sustain Group and the Cyprus International Institute of Management (CIIM) announce their strategic collaboration

“Our Vision Is a World That Runs Entirely on Green Energy”

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Oct. 09 /CSRwire/ – Following a profound strategic transformation from black to green energy and recent divestment of the oil and gas business, the Danish energy company DONG Energy is changing its name to Ørsted and boosting their vision for a green future. “DONG was originally short for Danish Oil and Natural Gas. With … Continued

Greenpeace Founder Rex Weyler: Chevron Showing “Disrespect” In Canada Toward Amazon Indigenous Groups

TORONTO, Oct. 08 /CSRwire/ – On the eve of a critical court hearing in Canada, Greenpeace Co-founder and author Rex Weyler harshly criticized Chevron for showing “hostility” and “disrespect” toward Amazon indigenous groups in Ecuador to whom the company owes a $9.5 billion environmental judgment after admitting to dumping billions of gallons of toxic waste … Continued

Driving Sustainability: GM’s Collaboration to Use Natural Rubber Tires an Industry-First Topic at COMMIT!Forum

WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 04 /CSRwire/ – A General Motors partnership with suppliers to use sustainably sourced natural rubber tires is transforming the landscape of the automotive industry in ways that will reduce deforestation and human and labor rights violations. The landmark initiative will be the topic of an interview and panel discussion featuring David Tulauskas, … Continued

The Consumer Goods Forum Sustainable Retail Summit: Day Two

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 04 /CSRwire/ – The second and final day of The Consumer Goods Forum’s Sustainable Retail Summit drew to a close yesterday.  It was full of fascinating discussions addressing three of the consumer goods industry’s biggest challenges. Taking place at the Centre Mont-Royal in Montréal, the Sustainable Retail Summit has brought together over 230 “global leaders” … Continued