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February 25, 2015

Two Misunderstood Words: Economical and Responsible

In today’s economy, attention to the cost of fuel and how much to purchase is a concern to just about everyone. Deciding which gas station has the best price or deciding how much to purchase is a struggle. This struggle flows over into my job as well; I am an Aircraft Dispatcher. My job is

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February 18, 2015

Fuel Sense: It Only Works When We Work Together

While I’ve seen the effects of Fuel Sense first hand it has taken some time to grasp the power of this project. I understand what aircraft maintenance provides for Fuel Sense, however, it wasn’t until the actual numbers were posted that I stood back and realized the monumental impact this program has had. Since 2007

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September 24, 2014

FedEx Trade Networks Celebrates Riverview Solar Technology Park Opening

Yesterday was an extraordinary day in Tonawanda, N.Y., as we officially celebrated the grand opening of the FedEx Trade Networks facility at Riverview Solar Technology Park. It was amazingly gratifying to see all of the officials, developers and customers on hand and inspiring to see all of the team members, who played such an integral role in seeing this important initiative through.

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September 3, 2014

FedEx EarthSmart Joins Forces with Rocky Mountain Field Institute

 For two weeks in June 2013, the most destructive fire in Colorado’s history inhabited the Black Forest. The fire was fully contained after the loss of 486 homes, 2 lives and thousands of acres of land. FedEx employees owned six of those homes that were lost and many children of FedEx employees attended Pine Creek High School, which was the most affected school by the fire.

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July 1, 2014

License to Optimize

***Note: This post first appeared on the Corporate Eco Forum EcoInnovator Blog- - - - - - -

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June 12, 2014

Report: EMBARQ Brazil’s FedEx Fellow 2.5 Years Later

This is the first in a series of three guest blog posts from FedEx-EMBARQ Transportation Fellows. This month we will hear from Magdala Satt Arioli from EMBARQ Brazil.

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May 22, 2014

Infographic: We’ve Offset Over 300 Million FedEx Envelope Shipments Since 2012

We've offset over 300 million FedEx envelope shipments since 2012. Hover over the hotspots below for a more interactive experience:

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May 8, 2014

2013 Global Citizenship Report – Global Connections

FedEx is built on the belief that local economic growth requires connectivity with the rest of the world, and we accept that it is our role and responsibility to do this sustainably.

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