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    IBM - Energy Efficient Server Systems Private

    IBM hardware and software engineers have designed current generation server systems with an eye towards minimising the loss of energy in the system while maximising the amount of work that is drawn from each kilowatt of energy consumed in the system. Key developments include:

    • More efficient...
    BITC Ireland - The Schools-Business Partnership Private

    The SBP assists the Department of Education by partnering top companies in Ireland with almost 100 targeted schools in disadvantaged regions and communities at post-primary level. The SBP is governed by a multi-stakeholder Task Force that includes representation from both the business and...

    Sodalitas Italy (Holcim) - Holcim Foundation Private

    The Holcim Foundation is the extension of the Group's commitment to sustainable development in overall strategy and operations. The objective is to encurage sustainable responses to the technological, environmental, socio-economic and cultural issues affecting building and construction,...

    IBM - Trestle Group Foundation: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs Partnership Programme Private

    Launched on International Women's Day 2007, the pilot phase involved two women entrepreneurs from South Africa and Russia with two IBM professionals in the same countries. The women participated in 22 coaching preparation sessions and the Global Summit of Women in Germany in June 2007.

    The...

    BITC Ireland (Permanent TSB) - The Launch of Ireland's First Green Loan Private

    In February 2007, Permanent TSB launched Ireland's first green loan.  A €10m fund was made available to facilitate customers borrowing money to improve the energy efficiency of their home.  This was the first scheme of its kind to be launched by any bank in Ireland.

    • Products that qualify...
    IBM - World Community Grid Private

    As the world's largest IT company and a thought leader in applying technology to the important social issues, IBM, in partnership with leading science institutions, has developed World Community Grid, an innovative global humanitarian effort to harness unused computing power of individual and...

    Sodalitas Italy (Cereria Terenzi Evelino) - Managing CSR and putting into practice Private

    From several years Cereria Terenzi adopted an ethical protocol worlwide, for health and safety at work. The protocol is applied by all its commercial partners, Asian ones included, that are suppliers for semifinished products, raw meterials or accessories.

    Cereria Terenzi respect every part of...

    Danone - A Social Business Enterprise Private

    The goal of the enterprise is to launch a dairy product at a highly affordable price that is specially developed to meet specific nutritional needs of Bangladeshi children (30% of daily intake). The ways of doing this is completely new, with four objectives:

    • Offer a product with high added...
    IBM - Project Big Green Private

    Drawing on our experience, technology leadership and innovative thinking, IBM has launched an initiative called "Project Big Green." Through this initiative, we will invest more than $1 billion per year to accelerate delivery of green technologies and services.

    Project Big Green starts with a...

    BITC Ireland (Diageo) - Embedding our Commitment to Environmental Sustainability Private

    A series of initiatives are in place to reduce environmental impact and use resources efficiently:

    1. Offsetting Carbon Emissions: In February 2007, Diageo Ireland introduced a new initiative focused on offsetting carbon emissions from business air travel. Every time a brewery team member takes...

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