Sustainability

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Green financing: A look at the history and the options available for developers

Learn more about green financing opportunities for owners and developers.

April 27, 2021 5 min read By: Alina Florea, Associate, Financing Services, Nathan Morales, Senior Manager, Financing Services
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What Sustainability Teaches Us About Diversity and Inclusion

Read more to learn how Diversity and Inclusion and sustainability are intertwined within the Engineering Procurement and Construction industry.

February 12, 2021 7 min read By: Mellissa Case, Social Performance and Communications Manager , Audrey Bard , Environmental & Sustainability Lead
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Could naming heatwaves save lives?

Bechtel examines how raising public awareness about the severity of heat waves by recording them in the same way we do hurricanes can help save lives.

December 21, 2020 6 min read By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Backing clean energy for Southeastern Europe

Read more on how Chris Jennions, Bechtel’s head of business development for the EAMS region, discusses backing clean energy for Southeastern Europe.

November 18, 2020 3 min read By: Chris Jennions, Infrastructure Manager of Marketing and Business Development for Europe, Africa and the Middle East
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Supplementing freshwater supplies through desalination

Bechtel examines using desalination to decrease the levels of water stress and release available resources for human consumption

September 17, 2020 7 min read By: Robert G. Owens, Global Manager of Business Development, Water & Pipeline, Dr. Bushra Bataineh, Associate, Bechtel Enterprises
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Infrastructure is Essential for Pandemic Risk Reduction

Learn more about how infrastructure is essential for pandemic risk reduction.

August 11, 2020 3 min read By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Fuel for Thought – Powering Net-Zero Communities

Learn more about how we are helping our customers on their path to net zero.

May 21, 2020 6 min read By: Julie Keenahan, BEn Associate
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Empowering Women in the Niger Delta

Women are critical to the sustainable development efforts in the region, but their unique contributions to conflict prevention and local commerce are often unrecognized or unsupported.

March 06, 2020 4 min read By: Johanna Nesseth Tuttle , Guest Blogger
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Collaborating to End Modern-Day Slavery

Construction industry workers are among the populations most vulnerable to modern-day slavery. The high demand for low-skilled workers and the prevalence of temporary staff are just two contributing factors.

January 28, 2020 3 min read By: Méabh Browne , UK Regional Sustainability Manager