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AT&T: CSR & Sustainability News

AT&T Inc. is an American multinational telecommunications corporation headquartered in Whitacre Tower, downtown Dallas, Texas. AT&T is the largest provider both of mobile telephony and of fixed telephony[5] in the United States, and also provides broadband subscription television services.

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AT&T To Launch Eco-Rating System For Mobile Devices

AT&T announced last week that it will launch a new eco-rating system later this year.
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Electric Delivery Trucks Save Big Bucks

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has come out with a new study that shows the payback period for a new delivery-type electric truck…
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Greenpeace Ranks Best Companies in ICT

Following on the heels of the Green Electronics Ranking, today Greenpeace released the fifth version of its Cool IT Leaderboard. This ranks and evaluates…
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Verizon Exceeds AT&T’s Energy Efficiency Performance

Like AT&T, Verizon also recently released their 2010 Corporate Social Responsibility Report entitled, “Tackling the World’s To-Do List.” It sounds a bit ambitious…
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43 “Green” Companies Called out for Anti-Environmental Stance

A GreenBiz article asks, “Can a company take on sustainability initiatives — and promote their green credentials — while also lobbying behind the…
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Feds Help Large Fleets Clean Up Their Act. What About the Little Fleets?

A new federal initiative called the National Clean Fleets Partnership has set an ambitious goal to slice 2.5 billion gallons of petroleum usage…
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AT&T’s Energy Efficiency Projects Save $44 Million in 2010

AT&T announced last week that it saved US$44 million in energy savings thanks to 4200 energy efficiency projects in 2010. The savings originated…
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Yellow Pages Still Thinking Backwards: Sues for the Right to Distribute in Seattle

Everyone here knows how much I hate the Yellow Pages. Not the company, per se; believe it or not, they have a growing…
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Verizon Feels the White Pages Heat, Are The Yellow Pages Next?

The dumping of phone books onto humanity is one of my favorite topics. I’ve lamented the arrival of the yellow pages for three…

CREDO Mobile’s Marketing Strategy–Focus on AT&T and Verizon’s Anti-Environmental Contributions

CREDO Mobile, the telecommunications company that donates a portion of its proceeds to progressive causes, is running a special promotion this week that…

AT&T’s New ZERO Charger a Stake Through the Heart of Vampire Power

No, it’s not an euphemism for a two-year-old cellphone battery. The new ZERO Charger from AT&T, in stores in May, automatically cuts off…
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Reduced Packaging: a Low-Carb Diet for Cisco

We have all experienced it–you buy a gadget at your favorite store, and you have to pry your new toy out of obnoxious…

AT&T Phone Book Dump 2010: Here We Go Again

This post series is starting to sound like a broken record. As it did about this time in 2007 and 2008, AT&T has…
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AT&T: Aligning Business and Sustainability Strategy

I ask a simple gut-check question when reading a sustainability report:  “What does [insert “green” initiative here] have to do with this company’s…

It’s Almost 2009. Do You Still Need a Phone Book?

Last year about this time I wrote about the insane waste that phone books represent in an age where almost everyone has a…