World’s largest baker commits to 100% renewables

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailPrint分享CNBC:Grupo Bimbo, the world’s biggest baking company, has committed to using 100 percent renewable electricity by the year 2025.Headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico, Grupo Bimbo has also joined the RE100, a global initiative made up of some of the world’s biggest companies, all committed to using 100 percent renewable electricity.The RE100 is led by international non-profit The Climate Group in partnership with the CDP, previously known as the Carbon Disclosure Project. Other members of the RE100 include Facebook, Goldman Sachs, the Carlsberg Group and eBay.In a statement Tuesday, the Climate Group said that because of its renewable electricity use, Grupo Bimbo would save 440,000 tons of carbon dioxide emissions per year by 2019. In Mexico, 70 percent of electricity used by the firm comes from wind energy, while it also uses rooftop solar power to provide it with clean energy.Daniel Servitje, the president and CEO of Grupo Bimbo, said that his company’s commitment represented “a major step towards our purpose of building a sustainable, highly productive, and deeply humane company.”Other new members of the RE100 announced Tuesday include Decathlon, Lyft and Mahindra Holidays and Resorts India.More: World’s biggest baking company goes green World’s largest baker commits to 100% renewableslast_img read more

Fig Cake.

first_img Tweet Fig Cake.Although usually referred to as a fruit, the fig is actually the flower of the tree and is one of the highest plant sources of calcium and fiber. In this recipe, chopped dried figs and pistachios are layered into a moist sour cream coffee cake for a dessert that is loaded with flavor and texture. Try serving this dessert with a homemade whipped cream topping.Ingredients:FigsPistachiosSour cream coffee cakeDirections:Add chopped dried figs and pistachios to a sour cream coffee cake.Recipe source: Better Homes and Gardens Food & DiningLifestyle Fig Cake. by: – July 28, 2011 Share Sharecenter_img Share Sharing is caring! 51 Views   no discussionslast_img read more

DONEGAL TO PLAY ANTRIM OR FERMANAGH IN ULSTER

first_imgRory Gallagher’s side will play Fermanagh or Antrim in the quarter finalDONEGAL have avoided the preliminary round in next year’s Ulster championship.They will play the winners of that preliminary round – Antrim v Fermanagh – after tonight’s live draw on RTE.If they win their quarter final they will play the winners of Down and Monaghan in a semi-final. Kerry legend and pundit Pat Spillane said he believed Donegal would be happy with the draw.“It’s still the most competitive draw in the championship,” said Spillane.“And it’s still the most entertaining. I think Donegal will be happy with that draw.”He predicted a Tyrone-Donegal Ulster final. DONEGAL TO PLAY ANTRIM OR FERMANAGH IN ULSTER was last modified: October 15th, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalUlster drawlast_img read more