Waste management

Cenntro Electric Group to Participate in Upcoming Trade Shows

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 1:31pm

Cenntro Electric Group Limited (NASDAQ: CENN), a leading EV technology company with advanced, market-validated electric commercial vehicles, today announced that it will participate multiple upcoming industry trade shows to promote the all-electric Class 4 Logistar 400 (LS 400).

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  • Cenntro Electric Group Limited (NASDAQ: CENN), a leading EV technology company with advanced, market-validated electric commercial vehicles, today announced that it will participate multiple upcoming industry trade shows to promote the all-electric Class 4 Logistar 400 (LS 400).
  • Cenntro will participate in the American Public Works Association Trade Show, on August 28 31, 2022 in Charlotte, NC.
  • Cenntro will display the LS400 in Booth 4101 at the event which will be held in the Charlotte Convention Center.
  • Cenntro Electric Group Ltd. (or "Cenntro") (NASDAQ: CENN) is a leading designer and manufacturer of electric light and medium-duty commercial vehicles.

Former Veolia Nuclear Solutions Federal Services President and CEO Morrison to Join EnergySolutions

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 7:23pm

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EnergySolutions, Inc. today announced that Billy Morrison, formerly President and CEO of Veolia Nuclear Solutions Federal Services (VNSFS) in the U.S., will be rejoining the company as Chief Operating Officer of Waste Management, Federal Services and Commercial Development and Strategy.

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  • SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EnergySolutions, Inc. today announced that Billy Morrison, formerly President and CEO of Veolia Nuclear Solutions Federal Services (VNSFS) in the U.S., will be rejoining the company as Chief Operating Officer of Waste Management, Federal Services and Commercial Development and Strategy.
  • At VNSFS, Morrison was responsible for successfully establishing VNSFS as a strong competitor in the U.S. federal services nuclear waste market.
  • President and CEO, Ken Robuck, stated, I am excited to have Billy back at EnergySolutions.
  • EnergySolutions offers customers a full range of integrated services and solutions, including nuclear operations, characterization, decommissioning, decontamination, site closure, transportation, nuclear materials management, processing, recycling, and disposition of nuclear waste, and research and engineering services across the nuclear fuel cycle.

Schneider's KayLeigh McCall selected as Women In Trucking's Driver Ambassador

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 4:00pm

GREEN BAY, Wis., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Schneider (NYSE: SNDR), a premier multimodal provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services, is excited to share that KayLeigh McCall, driver and training engineer at Schneider, has been selected as the Women in Trucking Association's (WIT) newest Driver Ambassador.   WIT is a non-profit organization with a mission to encourage employment, address obstacles and celebrate the successes of women in the trucking industry.   "Being selected as Schneider's Women in Trucking ambassador provides an opportunity for me to spread the message that women can and will continue to be successful in the industry," said McCall. "I'm honored to serve in this role to emphasize that it is possible for all generations of women – new to this profession, and those who have been in the industry for a while, mothers, wives, caretakers – to acquire the hard-earned skills necessary and lead a fulfilling career in trucking."   In her ambassador role, McCall will lead and organize efforts to empower and connect women across the trucking industry, as well as assist in developing and sharing various resources available including career services, mentorship, trainings and scholarships.   "We are thrilled to have KayLeigh McCall as our new Driver Ambassador," said WIT's President and Chief Executive Officer Ellen Voie. "Not only will she represent WIT and Schneider, she will be a visible spokeswoman for all female professional drivers today and in the future."   "KayLeigh is a phenomenal example of what we strive for everyday here at Schneider – fostering an environment where our associates can develop their unlimited potential and make a real difference for themselves, our customers and for the betterment of the industry as a whole," says Schneider President and CEO Mark Rourke. "We're so proud of KayLeigh and look forward to seeing all she accomplishes as WIT's Driver Ambassador."   Previously, McCall worked as a pastry chef, earning her Class A CDL in 2017 and driving a mixer truck for a construction company before joining Schneider in 2020. McCall discovered a passion for truck driving and feels empowered in her role as a woman driver and trainer.   "For those looking to join the industry, my best piece of advice is to just do it, you won't know until you try," says McCall. "Schneider has provided an inclusive culture and platform of growth for my career, and I look forward to sharing my knowledge and empowering other women to join me."   In addition to her roles and responsibilities at Schneider and as WIT's Driver Ambassador, McCall is a wife and mother of four. She brings tenacity, resiliency, and passion to her job every day, making her an asset to the Schneider team.   To learn more about how Schneider elevates women in the industry, visit: https://schneider.com/company/corporate-responsibility/diversity-equity-...   To learn more about KayLeigh McCall visit: https://schneiderjobs.com/blog/2021-featured-female-truck-driver   ###   About Schneider Schneider is a premier provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services. Offering one of the broadest portfolios in the industry, Schneider's solutions include Regional and Long-Haul Truckload, Expedited, Dedicated, Bulk, Intermodal, Brokerage, Warehousing, Supply Chain Management, Port Logistics and Logistics Consulting.   With nearly $5.6 billion in annual revenue, Schneider has been safely delivering superior customer experiences and investing in innovation for over 85 years. The company's digital marketplace, Schneider FreightPower®, is revolutionizing the industry giving shippers access to an expanded, highly flexible capacity network and provides carriers with unmatched access to quality drop-and-hook freight – Always Delivering, Always Ahead.   For more information about Schneider, visit Schneider.com or follow the company socially on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter: @WeAreSchneider.   About Women In Trucking Association, Inc. Women In Trucking Association, Inc. is a nonprofit association established to encourage the employment of women in the trucking industry, promote their accomplishments and minimize obstacles faced by women working in the trucking industry. Membership is not limited to women, as 17 percent of its members are men who support the mission. Women In Trucking is supported by its members and the generosity of Gold Level Partners: Amazon, Arrow Truck Sales, Daimler Truck North America, Expediter Services, FedEx Freight, Great Dane, J.B. Hunt Transport, Michelin North America, PACCAR, Penske Transportation Solutions, Ryder System, Walmart, and Waste Management. Follow WIT on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube. For more information, visit http://www.womenintrucking.org or call 888-464-9482.

Key Points: 
  • Schneider (NYSE: SNDR), a premier multimodal provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services, is excited to share that KayLeigh McCall, driver and training engineer at Schneider, has been selected as the Women in Trucking Association's (WIT) newest Driver Ambassador.
  • GREEN BAY, Wis., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Schneider (NYSE: SNDR), a premier multimodal provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services, is excited to share that KayLeigh McCall, driver and training engineer at Schneider, has been selected as the Women in Trucking Association's (WIT) newest Driver Ambassador.
  • "Being selected as Schneider's Women in Trucking ambassador provides an opportunity for me to spread the message that women can and will continue to be successful in the industry," said McCall.
  • "We are thrilled to have KayLeigh McCall as our new Driver Ambassador," said WIT's President and Chief Executive Officer Ellen Voie.

Schneider’s KayLeigh McCall selected as Women in Trucking’s Driver Ambassador

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:00pm

Schneider (NYSE: SNDR), a premier multimodal provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services, is excited to share that KayLeigh McCall, driver and training engineer at Schneider, has been selected as the Women in Trucking Associations (WIT) newest Driver Ambassador.

Key Points: 
  • Schneider (NYSE: SNDR), a premier multimodal provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services, is excited to share that KayLeigh McCall, driver and training engineer at Schneider, has been selected as the Women in Trucking Associations (WIT) newest Driver Ambassador.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220816005031/en/
    KayLeigh McCall Schneider driver and Women In Trucking ambassador (Photo: Business Wire)
    WIT is a non-profit organization with a mission to encourage employment, address obstacles and celebrate the successes of women in the trucking industry.
  • Being selected as Schneiders Women in Trucking ambassador provides an opportunity for me to spread the message that women can and will continue to be successful in the industry, said McCall.
  • We are thrilled to have KayLeigh McCall as our new Driver Ambassador, said WITs President and Chief Executive Officer Ellen Voie.

Selina’s Inaugural ESG Report Affirms Commitment to Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 12:00pm

With environmental and social consciousness in its DNA and impact among its five core values, Selinas operating philosophy fuels ESG initiatives rooted in care for the planet, starting with its host communities.

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  • With environmental and social consciousness in its DNA and impact among its five core values, Selinas operating philosophy fuels ESG initiatives rooted in care for the planet, starting with its host communities.
  • Demonstrating the companys strong progress in 2021, Selinas entire 10-property Costa Rica portfolio was certified net-zero for carbon emissions.
  • Moreover, the company is making progress on its goal to reduce paper waste by implementing technology and enhancing its app to support paperless check-in.
  • To that end, Selina also detailed some of the progress it has made advancing its ESG initiatives in 2022.

AVALON HOLDINGS CORPORATION ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER RESULTS

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 10:01pm

WARREN, Ohio, Aug. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Avalon Holdings Corporation (NYSE Amex: AWX) today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2022.

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  • WARREN, Ohio, Aug. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Avalon Holdings Corporation (NYSE Amex: AWX) today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2022.
  • The Company recorded net income attributable to Avalon Holdings Corporation common shareholders of $0.5 million in the second quarter of 2022 compared with net income attributable to Avalon Holdings Corporation common shareholders of $0.7 million in the second quarter of 2021.
  • For the second quarter of 2022, basic net income per share attributable to Avalon Holdings Corporation common shareholders was $0.12 compared with basic net income per share attributable to Avalon Holdings Corporation common shareholders of $0.19 in the second quarter of 2021.
  • For the first six months of 2022, basic net loss per share attributable to Avalon Holdings Corporation common shareholders was $0.20 compared with basic net income per share attributable to Avalon Holdings Corporation common shareholders of $0.37 in the first six months of 2021.

Renewable Gasoline Company Bluescape Clean Fuels, LLC to Become Publicly Traded on NASDAQ via Business Combination with CENAQ Energy Corp. and be renamed Verde Clean Fuels, LLC

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 9:28pm

Upon closing of the Business Combination, the combined company will be named Verde Clean Fuels, Inc. (Verde Clean Fuels), and is expected to become publicly listed on the NASDAQ under the symbol VGAS.

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  • Upon closing of the Business Combination, the combined company will be named Verde Clean Fuels, Inc. (Verde Clean Fuels), and is expected to become publicly listed on the NASDAQ under the symbol VGAS.
  • BCFs product is a proven drop in replacement for hydrocarbon-based gasoline and provides significant environmental and economic advantages as compared to traditional gasoline.
  • Partnering with BCF in the creation of Verde Clean Fuels fits perfectly with our goal of gaining exposure to an energy transition opportunity.
  • The proceeds will be used to fund Verde Clean Fuels initial facility as well as future renewable gasoline facilities currently under development.

ZIM Announces Participation in a Series A Financing Round in Hoopo, a Provider of Cutting-Edge Tracking Solutions for Unpowered Assets

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 9:05pm

HAIFA, Israel, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. (NYSE: ZIM) announced today the completion of a Series A financing round in Hoopo Systems Ltd., a provider of cutting-edge tracking solutions for unpowered assets, in which ZIM participated. ZIM invested $5.5 million in Hoopo, alongside both existing and new financial investors.

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  • Hoopo's solution is designed specifically for tracking and monitoring of unpowered assets by leveraging a unique, power-efficient tracking technology that creates long-lasting, highly durable and affordable tracking units that are suitable for any fleet size.
  • Hoopo's Location Intelligence technology can be used across complex logistic operations such as transportation, aviation, waste management, and maritime.
  • Customers using Hoopo's solutions gain improvement in asset utilization and cycle times, identify bottlenecks, optimize operations for higher efficiency, and offer elevated customer experience.
  • It offers a unique power-efficient tracking solution that enables real-time Location Intelligence including both tracking and status monitoring for unpowered assets.

USAA Names Top Human Resources Executive as Chief Human Resources Officer

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 6:00pm

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- USAA has appointed a top human resources leader as the new executive vice president. Tamla Oates-Forney has joined the company as chief human resources officer (CHRO). She will be a member of USAA's executive council, reporting to the CEO Wayne Peacock, and lead teams spanning talent development, talent acquisition, pay and benefits, culture and employee services.

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  • SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- USAA has appointed a top human resources leader as the new executive vice president.
  • Tamla Oates-Forney has joined the company as chief human resources officer (CHRO).
  • Tamla joins USAA after nearly four years as senior vice president and chief people officer at Waste Management, Inc. (WM).
  • For more information about USAA, follow us on Facebook or Twitter (@USAA), or visit usaa.com.

Zayed Sustainability Prize 2023 Demonstrates Global Reach and Impact with over 4,500 Submissions

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 3:48pm

Following a successful 4-month submissions phase, the Zayed Sustainability Prize, the UAE's pioneering global award for recognising excellence in sustainability, has officially closed entries for its 2023 awards cycle.

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  • Following a successful 4-month submissions phase, the Zayed Sustainability Prize, the UAE's pioneering global award for recognising excellence in sustainability, has officially closed entries for its 2023 awards cycle.
  • Over 4,500 applications were received across the five Prize categories of Health, Food, Energy, Water and Global High Schools, from a record 152 countries, demonstrating the Prizes growing global reach and impact.
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    The Zayed Sustainability Prize 2023 receives more than 4,500 submissions globally (Graphic: AETOSWire)
    The Zayed Sustainability Prize winners will be announced at the 2023 Zayed Sustainability Prize Awards Ceremony that will be held on January 16, 2023 as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.
  • The Prize witnessed a 13% increase in submissions compared to last year from small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), nonprofit organisations and high schools.