Recyclebank & Waste Management on the Ups & Downs of Partnerships

February 24, 2012 by  
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Four months after the two companies teamed up to expand recycling, executives at both firms talked about the risks and benefits posed by the partnership, and how it can benefit the planet and the bottom line.

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CDP’s Carbon Action Initiative Brings $10 Trillion to Bear on Climate

February 24, 2012 by  
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The Carbon Action initiative of the Carbon Disclosure Project, launched last year on behalf of 34 institutional investors, now has 92 signatories with more than $10 trillion in assets under management.

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Toyota-Tesla Venture Produces Its First Car: The Electric RAV4

November 22, 2010 by  
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It wasn’t too long ago that we learned that Toyota and Tesla were partnering together to make electric cars .  Tesla would be providing the electric drivetrains and expertise and Toyota would be providing its solid reputation, NUMMI factory and much-needed funding.  Well the partnership has produced its first offspring:  the new RAV4 EV . The duo unveiled the all-electric compact SUV at the LA Auto Show.  It’s planned for a 2012 release and pre-production models are getting 100 miles per charge.  Between now and its release, Toyota is working to ensure that a 100-mile range can be achieved in all climate condition. Initially it will be sold in California and California-emission standard states (Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Oregon, Washington and Arizona).

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Sex and Trash and Rock ‘n’ Roll: Waste Management Joins Live Nation in Recycling Sponsorship

December 8, 2009 by  
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Nissan LEAF Electric Car on the Streets of San Francisco by 2010

December 8, 2009 by  
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San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom today announced that Nissan would be bringing its all-electric LEAF , to the Bay Area market in 2010. Speaking on behalf of the Bay Area Electric Vehicle (EV) Corridor program, Newsom said Nissan will work with San Francisco and the Bay Area to promote and build-out an EV charging infrastructure, including development of a streamlined process for customer installation of charging equipment in their homes. “Nissan is committed to the San Francisco market and is looking forward to working with the city and others in the partnership to make zero emissions a reality throughout the Bay Area,” said Brian Carolin, senior vice president, sales and marketing for Nissan North America

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Nissan LEAF Electric Car on the Streets of San Francisco by 2010

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