22 Aug '11, 3pm

First Takes: Gap's New Emissions Targets, Germany's Green Trains, 'Bugnadoes' & More

First Takes: Gap's New Emissions Targets, Germany's Green Trains, 'Bugnadoes' & More

• Gap Inc. Sets GHG Reductions, Water Quality Targets: In its forthcoming CSR report, Gap has set a goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions from its U.S. operations 20 percent over 2008 levels by 2015. The as-yet-unreleased report also lays out the company's goal of reaching 100 percent compliance with the company's water quality standards for its branded denim. GreenBiz.com's Maya Albanese got a sneak peek at the report as part of her profile of Kindley Walsh Lawlor, Gap's VP of Social and Environmental Responsibility. • Deutsche Bahn to Run Its Trains on Renewables: Driven by demand from the German people, the head of the country's train lines has announced that the agency is aiming to source 28 percent of the energy for its train lines from renewables by 2014 -- up from 20 percent today -- and will be 100 percent green powered by 2050 . The shift comes in the wake of ...

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