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September 3, 2014

Costco Wholesale Corp. agreed to pay a $335,000 in penalties federal Clean Air Act violations, according to a settlement announced Wednesday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Justice.

San Francisco -- Costco Wholesale Corp. agreed to pay a $335,000 in penalties federal Clean Air Act violations, according to a settlement announced Wednesday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Justice. In addition, the retailer will fix refrigerant leaks and make other improvements at 274 of its stores, which EPA estimates will cost about $2 million over the next three years.

September 30, 2010

More and more retailers are embracing renewable energy in a bid to reduce energy...

September 19, 2010

Nike has temporarily closed its Niketown flagship in Manhattan because of bedbugs, the New York...

August 30, 2010

Albertsons on Wednesday will open a supermarket in Clairemont, Calif., that will be one of...

May 17, 2010

Whole Foods Market is stepping up its efforts to reduce energy consumption at all stores by 25% per square foot by 2015.

Whole Foods Market is stepping up its efforts to reduce energy consumption at all stores by 25% per square foot by 2015. The natural and organic foods supermarket operator has committed to a combination of strategies -- more on-site renewable energy, aggressive green building, wind energy and advanced refrigeration and transportation practices -- along with the implementation of energy and emissions tracking systems to reach its goal and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

January 5, 2010

ShopRite announced Wednesday the installation of a solar-power system to reduce energy consumption and lower...

January 11, 2009

Lee Scott, chief executive of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., said Monday he expects the U.S. economy...

December 3, 2008

A new, environmentally friendly Aldi supermarket in East Syracuse, N.Y., utilizes a green-refrigeration solution from...

November 2, 2008

Circuit City Stores announced on Monday that it is closing 155 of its more than...

March 31, 2008

There needs to be a book on gift-card etiquette. Not from a consumer perspective...

February 25, 2008

In its continuing efforts to identify solutions to environmental challenges, Wal-Mart Stores has partnered with...

November 1, 2007

Plano, Texas, J.C....

January 31, 2007

The Grand Strand Gets GranderIn an area known as Myrtle Beach’s Grand Strand, an established...