Cities aspiring to 100-percent renewables share this in common

September 4, 2017 by  
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There’s no single motivation behind the movement. Here’s background, with three ideas for where your city can start.

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Episode 1: NASA’s green trip to Mars, food tech takes root

October 16, 2015 by  
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Go behind the scenes in sustainable business with the inaugural GreenBiz 350 podcast.

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Company Unveils Biodegradable Toothbrush

February 1, 2013 by  
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Millions of toothbrushes end up in landfills each year, but what if you could safely toss your old toothbrush into a compost pile instead? That’s the idea behind the Bogobrush, a new 100% biodegradable toothbrush designed to break down and return…

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Company Unveils Biodegradable Toothbrush

February 1, 2013 by  
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Millions of toothbrushes end up in landfills each year, but what if you could safely toss your old toothbrush into a compost pile instead? That’s the idea behind the Bogobrush, a new 100% biodegradable toothbrush designed to break down and return…

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Why cities are leading the way in green efforts

March 15, 2012 by  
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During the kickoff of the VERGE conference, leaders from the public and private sector discussed how cities are the place where otherwise-invisible technologies become visible, with great impacts.

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EPEAT expands with first ever CEO, new board members

March 15, 2012 by  
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The organization behind the world-spanning certification for environmentally and socially responsible computers has hired Robert Frisbee as its first CEO, and adds Mike Biddle of MBA Polymers, Amy Knight of Hasbro, Inc., and Carl Smith of Call2Recycle to its board.

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Paris Cleans Up with $50 Fines for Littering, Un-Picked Up Dog Poo and Public Urination

October 6, 2011 by  
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Photo: Omarukai / CC Paris is widely recognized as one of the world’s most beautiful cities, and it has no intention of letting its reputation be sullied. The City is launching a new anti-littering campaign, with 35€ ($47) fines for all kinds of littering, public urination and not picking up after one’s dog. But the thinking behind the effort comes from more than cleanliness- Paris has

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Are Today’s Workers Smart Enough for Tomorrow’s Smart Grid?

August 3, 2011 by  
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As smart grid technologies gain steam, utilities face challenges in retraining workers, but also opportunities through bringing in new employees more attuned to the concepts behind the smart grid.  

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Casio debuts new solar-powered watches at Eco Product 2010

December 13, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Eco-friendly watches powered by solar energy. Casio has been making solar-powered watches for quite some time and they’ve been made available through the company’s G-Shock and Oceanus series.

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Honda X-Track dual-purpose vehicle is powered by a hybrid engine

December 13, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Energy-efficient concept vehicle powered by a hybrid engine. Auto designer Nikita Kalinin has conceptualized a next-gen Sports Compact 2 Seater Sports Coupe that has been designed to be powered by a hybrid engine. Christened the Honda X-Track, the concept vehicle can be used in two modes – Street Mode and Track Mode

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