FSN South & SportSouth (Fox Networks Group) invited employees in the office building as well as the community members to “Cool Change Day.” For the event, FSN South partnered with Curry Honda & Ed Voyles Honda to display Hybrid vehicles as well as brought in respresentatives from Trees Atlanta, The Atlanta Hawks and Atlanta Thrashers, Marta, Flexcar and RBRC on hand to help educate people on Cool Change and Environmental Awareness. Giveaways included gift cards, memberships and free Hawks and Thrashers tickets.
Fox News Channel ordered more than 2,500 cartons of recycled paper from Xerox, which is enough to meet their paper needs for an entire year.
FTS Dallas teamed up with the Environmental Protection Agency to hold the “Fox 4 Treasure Hunt”–an event at the Texas State Fair in Dallas that was designed to introduce school children to easy-to-adopt ways to protect the environment. Fox also helped promote the treasure hunt through a combination of on-air promo spots, newscasts, and web material publicizing the event.
Fox Home Entertainment’s study of the carbon impact of a DVD, conducted with Wal-Mart, was highlighted at the Carbon Disclosure Project launch in late September in New York. Chairman and CEO, Rupert Murdoch, spoke via video message at the launch event.
“Green with Emmy” Campaign Brings Renewable Energy to the 59th PRIMETIME EMMY AWARDS. GreenWithEmmys091207.pdf
The theme of the 2007 Teen Chioce Awards was “Teens Go Green” to help promote environmental responsibility in a younger generation. Among the energy saving measures at the awards show–which were produced by The Fox Netwoks Group–was the “green carpet” which was made entirely from recycled materials.
Fox Mobile produces a “Green Collection” – special Fox Mobile content dealing with the topics of “environment” and “climate change”. These products, which include wallpaper, fun sounds, screensaver, and MMS greeting cards, have been offered on Fox Mobile portals to raise awareness amongst customers worldwide.
24 Hours to Save the Planet — Can Jack Bauer save the world? News that television’s secret agent is to take the war against global warming into millions of homes has been welcomed by environmental campaigners as a seminal moment in the greening of Hollywood, reports the Guardian.
Emmy-Winning Drama 24 Makes Landmark Commitment to Fighting Climate Change. 24 – 07_22_07.pdf
FOX and the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences go Green with Emmy. EmmysGoGreen.pdf