Top U.S. truck fleets pave way to fuel efficiency

June 21, 2017 by  
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Run on Less is a first-of-its-kind cross-country roadshow organized by Carbon War Room and the North American Council for Freight Efficiency to showcase advances in fuel efficiency.

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Episode 80: Sustainable tourism, VERGE Hawaii preview, the coming electric bus

June 16, 2017 by  
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In this week’s episode, the GreenBiz team covers the journey to sustainable tourism, BMW’s investment in electric buses and the fate of globalized corporations.

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Phoenix launches a hub for the circular economy

June 15, 2017 by  
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A new incubator from the Arizona State University and the city of Phoenix finds ways for both public and private organizations to overhaul waste.

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The Best Eco-Friendly Home Decor Materials

June 12, 2017 by  
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To truly express a sustainable lifestyle, one must begin in the home. Modern eco-friendly home decor materials are widely available and varied enough in color, texture and purpose to offer fashionable options for any individual style, and the…

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4 Disadvantages of Solar Energy

March 24, 2017 by  
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Many news outlets have extensively covered the advantages of solar energy, and there are plenty. But very few things in life come with zero downside. Although the cost of solar energy has fallen dramatically in recent years and the technology has…

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Episode 68: Women4Climate recap; Interview with Grist’s new CEO

March 16, 2017 by  
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On this week’s podcast: Why 2017 is a big year for investor activists, a Q&A with Brady Walkinshaw of Grist, and the women leading the fight against climate change at the C40 Cities Women4Climate Summit.

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This Quilt Helps Save the Planet

March 14, 2017 by  
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I think everyone in the history of modern times has had a shirt that they keep because it has sentimental value. Whether your names are Ross and Rachel and the shirt says “Frankie Say Relax” or it’s a white tee filled with…

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CEOs spill their sustainability secrets

March 11, 2017 by  
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Execs from Dow, Pacific Seafood and more share success strategies like nixing food and packaging waste — and the trials that come with it.

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Bulk Barn Finally Ditches the Mandatory Plastic Bags

February 16, 2017 by  
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A little under a year ago, inspired by zero-waste gurus Bea Johnson and Lauren Singer, I tried to live zero waste for a week. I wrote about my experiences here — the good, the bad and the ugly. Before starting out on this weeklong experiment,…

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Uber nabs NASA flying car guru; from St. Regis to green building

February 10, 2017 by  
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In this month’s Names in the News roundup of green business career moves: New hires at the ridesharing giant, Amazon and the Southface Energy Institute.

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