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USA: While more big corporations support climate change bills, oil industry still strongly opposes them
Author: Shane Ferro, Huffington Post (USA)
“Why Big Corporations Like Gap And eBay Are Mobilizing Against Climate Change”, 27 Aug 2015...
Author: Meg Wilcox, Ceres (USA)
“L’Oréal USA Deepens Commitment to Action on Climate Change”, 16 Jul 2015...
USA: Google, Amazon, eBay, Sears & Walmart ban sale of confederate flags after racist Charleston shooting
Author: Justin Carissimo, Independent (UK)
Greenpeace finds internet companies' efforts to use renewable energy blocked by power companies' heavy reliance on coal
Apple, Facebook and Google continue to lead efforts to build an Internet that is renewably powered, but uncooperative electric companies and rapid energy demand growth for the Internet places those ambitions under threat...Continued resistance to...
Author: US Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Companies are mobilizing their expertise, capabilities, and resources to assist with the recovery efforts following the earthquake in Nepal. Businesses have pledged $26.8 million in cash and additional in kind contributions in support of relief and...
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USA: Companies object to new Religious Freedom Restoration Act, alleging it discriminates against LGBT customers
Author: Jack Clark, Tim Jones & Tom Schoenberg, Bloomberg (USA)
“Angie’s List Joins Tim Cook In Scolding Indiana Over Law,” 27 Mar 2015...
USA: 379 businesses & organizations submit statement to US Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage
USA: Microsoft leaves business org. ALEC, reportedly in split over climate change & renewable energy
Author: Ari Natter, Bloomberg
Author: Suzanne Goldenberg, Guardian (UK)
Greenpeace singles out Amazon Web Services and Twitter for siting data centres in coal areas and failing to reveal energy use...The Clicking Clean report praised...Apple, Box, Facebook, Google, Rackspace and Salesforce...for committing to power their...
Author: Roger Runningen & Mike Dorning, Bloomberg News
President Barack Obama is meeting today with chief executives from Bank of America…to EBay…to ask for help in reducing job discrimination against the long-term unemployed. The White House released a list of 23 corporate or small business leaders...