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  • Raytheon Wins EPA WasteWise Award for 'Very Large Business Partner of the Year' - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Wins EPA WasteWise Award for ‘Very Large Business Partner of the Year’

    The Environmental Protection Agency has awarded Raytheon the agency’s “Very Large Business Partner of the Year” award, in its WasteWise program, which is intended to help organizations reduce and recycle both municipal solid waste and selected industrial wastes. The EPA said in its announcement that Raytheon only had a few sites in New England when it […] More

  • Online Federal Geospatial Portal Launched, Users Can Create Own Maps - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Online Federal Geospatial Portal Launched, Users Can Create Own Maps

    On Wednesday, federal agencies and their geospatial partners launched the Geospatial Platform, providing access to federal data collections on maps. The new platform was developed as a partnership among agencies belonging to the Federal Geographic Data Committee, an interagency committee composed of representatives from the White House, Cabinet departments and independent agencies. Along with federal data, […] More

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    ITT Deemed Green in Newsweek’s Green Rankings

    ITT Corp. was named among the top U.S. publicly traded companies in the 2011 Newsweek Green Rankings for its continual commitment to instilling environmentally responsible practices. It received the 150th spot of 500 U.S. corporations recognized. ITT has been recognized each year since the inception of the list in 2009. The policies and programs that ITT has […] More

  • Northrop Ranked 51st Among Large Companies in Newsweek Green List - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Ranked 51st Among Large Companies in Newsweek Green List

    Northrop Grumman was ranked 51st among the 500 largest public companies in the U.S. by Newsweek’s Green Rankings published this week, jumping 122 slots from last year. Newsweek derived its rankings from evaluating company performance over three components: environmental impact, environmental management and environmental disclosure. “This improvement in the Newsweek Green Ranking demonstrates Northrop Grumman’s commitment to […] More

  • SAIC Aims to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions 25 Percent By 2020; Walt Havenstein Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SAIC Aims to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions 25 Percent By 2020; Walt Havenstein Comments

    SAIC Inc. has set a goal to to reduce operational greenhouse gas emissions 25 percent (from 2010 levels) by 2020. SAIC will utilize in-house engineers who specialize in tackling energy challenges to help meet the new goal, and to identify and implement additional cost-effective energy efficiency projects across the enterprise. The company is also developing […] More

  • CSC Releases Report Outlining Annual Corporate Responsibility Advancements - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CSC Releases Report Outlining Annual Corporate Responsibility Advancements

    CSC released its annual corporate responsibility report, detailing company progress in building a transparent and sustainabile business and advancement in its defined five focus areas. “Our theme this year highlights the fundamental impact our 93,000 employees have in advancing CSC's business and mission,“ said Michael W. Laphen, CSC chairman, president and CEO. “Our progress this […] More

  • Siemens Takes Environmental Technology to the Slopes - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Siemens Takes Environmental Technology to the Slopes

    Hitting the powder this year? Siemens technology being used for winter sports may be making your trip down the mountain more environmentally friendly. Currently, Siemens produces snow-making machines, power supply systems, pump drives and more for more than two-thirds of all ski areas worldwide. The newest energy-efficient electric ski lifts and gondolas equipment consume 40 […] More

  • Top 5 Apps to Save the Environment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Top 5 Apps to Save the Environment

    With much attention and investment going to the future of green technologies and individuals scaling back on expenses during a recession, a green app may be just what the environment ordered. The following five apps will help you save money, clean up your community and stay informed: Carbon Tracker ““ this app will help you […] More

  • Newsweek Names Dell Greenest Company of 2010 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Newsweek Names Dell Greenest Company of 2010

    Gaining one spot from last year's ranking, Dell has been deemed the greenest company in America for 2010. The Newsweek ranking measures 500 companies on their environmental performance, policies and reputation on an annual basis. In particular, Dell was lauded for its energy-efficient products, green supply chain, and easily disposable bamboo packaging. The company’s recycling […] More

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