Sustainability

Sustainability

Verizon believes that creating healthy, sustainable communities is the surest path to creating a healthy and sustainable business. We’re minimizing the environmental impact of our operations and developing solutions that break down old technology barriers and empower businesses and communities to cut energy use and make better energy choices.

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Recycling in the Red Zone - the E-waste Ball is in Your Hands!
Guest contributor: Jack Groh, Director of the National Football League Environmental Program  I promise not to use a lot of football terminology in this blog (until the very end, so be prepared.) It seems as if...
Dec 20, 2013 6:45 PM ET
Verizon Partners with Montgomery County on Community Service & Sustainability
Through a combined outreach initiative, Verizon and Montgomery County Executive Isiah “Ike” Leggett encouraged employees and area residents to participate in the county's Community Service Week as well as Verizon's Employee Office Supply Swap and free Electronics Recycling Rally at the company's Silver Spring, Md., office on Friday, Oct. 25....
Nov 19, 2013 9:45 AM ET
Verizon Foundation and Pecan Street Inc. Bring Energy Management Solutions to Underserved Communities in Austin
AUSTIN, Texas, October 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Verizon Foundation has teamed up with consumer-energy research organization Pecan Street Inc., to launch a new program that will provide low-income communities with energy management solutions that empower consumers to make smarter choices about their energy use and...
Oct 21, 2013 10:00 AM ET
Making a Difference by Donating Devices
by James Gowen Work green, live green. This is a motto we follow as we conduct business at Verizon. As more smart phones and tablets enter the marketplace, we are committed to collecting used models to mitigate the rise in electronic waste. Thanks to you, through just one of our programs we have ...
Sep 23, 2013 12:00 PM ET
Interviews with Tomorrow’s Leaders in Sustainability
In this sustainability blog, the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) interviews Louis Li, an EDF Climate Corps fellow at Verizon. In this role, Louis helps identify sustainability solutions for Verizon, and oversee the execution of green projects. Louis is currently working on his MBA at Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, with emphasis in Energy and Clean Technology. He...
Sep 10, 2013 12:30 PM ET

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