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SCE plans hundreds of layoffs


  • Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

In an effort to streamline operations, Southern California Edison will lay off hundreds of employees and outsource certain other positions, the company said. "To continue to thrive and remain a viable… Read More

EU adds sustainability to corporate reporting rules


  • Environmental Leader

Large, publicly traded companies in Europe now will have to include sustainability in their annual financial reports. The new law passed by the European Parliament goes into effect in 2017. About 2,5… Read More