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Tag Archive | "8. News"

Green Building Activity Booms in 2009

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

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Green Building has experienced significant growth in 2009. This news summary highlights the notable findings from the 2009 Green Building Market and Impact Report published by GreenerBuildings.com.

Creatively Increasing Sales: The Online Lay Away Plan

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

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Eco-friendly retailer, Nau, launched a lay away plan as a means to expand their online sales. While this may not exemplify a sustainable practice, it is an innovative way to reach new markets and remain competitive.

Weekly Sustainability Facts (Abbreviated Edition)

Friday, August 14, 2009

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It's short!

Weekly Sustainability Facts (Those Darn Kids Edition)

Friday, August 7, 2009

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Kids these days! What do they know? What with their RSS feeds, carbon credits, nanotechnologies

Does the Word “Green” Come in Shades of Gray?

Monday, August 3, 2009

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Check out this Triple Pundit article about the problems with the words

Weekly Sustainability Facts (The Past and the Future Edition)

Friday, July 31, 2009

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Before we begin this week’s edition of WSF, I must apologize for being gone last Friday and missing the chance to direct you semi-snidely to some interesting green business links. I suppose in light of that absence I should change the name of this feature to Sometimes-Weekly-but-Don’t-Freak-Out-If-I-Miss-an-Episode Sustainability Facts, but SWDFOIIMESF just doesn’t have the […]

Senate Sits on Cap and Trade Bill

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

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Republicans are outraged and environmentalists are underwhelmed by the narrowly passed Waxman- Markey bill, more commonly known as the "cap-and-trade" bill. The bill is meant to enhance domestic use of renewable energy, end American dependency on foreign oil, and create jobs - all seemingly positive things for our economy yet there is ton of controversy surrounding the bill.

Yet Another Biofuel Solution: Carbon Dioxide and Water

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

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Joule Biotechnologies promises a new, possibly feasible solution to the current fossil fuel crisis.

Wal-Mart (Yes, that Wal-Mart) Creates Sustainability Index

Thursday, July 16, 2009

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Wal-Mart is set to unveil its new Sustainability Index?like a Nutrition Facts label for green products?today.

UK Gormless* About Renewable Energy Future

Tuesday, July 14, 2009

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Over at BusinessGreen, James Murray looks at the questions raised by the recent UK renewable energy strategy.