Could 2013 Be a Tipping Point for Sustainability Spending?

May 20, 2011 by  
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Global sustainability spending will soar 50 percent to 100 percent between 2011 and 2013, predicted research firm Verdantix.

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How the Top Business Schools Perform on Sustainability

May 20, 2011 by  
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In BusinessWeek’s latest rankings of undergraduate business programs in the United States, the College of William & Mary topped the sustainability list, although most green schools were not top-ranked, and vice-versa.

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Ford to Invest $850M to Retool Factories for More Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

October 29, 2010 by  
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Photo: Ford Creating 1,200 Jobs Making more fuel efficient vehicles doesn’t happen by magic. It requires lots of R&D, and once you’ve come up with a new engine or transmission or whatever, it requires big capital investments to retool factories. That’s exactly what Ford (among others) is doing.

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Plug-in Cities Making A Comeback

October 29, 2010 by  
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In 1965 Archigram envisioned the Plug-in City. Geoff at Bldgblog describes it: Archigram proposed using construction cranes as permanent parts of their buildings.

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Bike Contrail Creators are Fundraising to Turn Concept Into Reality

October 29, 2010 by  
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Photo: Bike Contrail Follow the Rainbow What if cyclists could leave behind a trail, a bit like in Tron , the old-school arcade game? That would be very cool for bike activists trying to make their presence felt and encourage local authorities to create new bike lanes where there are lots of cyclists using the road. That’s what the Bike Contrail, which we wrote about last year , attempts to do

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Activists Head to World Series: "Beat Texas, Vote No on Prop 23"

October 29, 2010 by  
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Photo: Rosalind Jackson, Vote Solar The World Series & Prop 23: Giants vs. Rangers, CA vs. Texas Oil?

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New York’s Fresh Bodegas Program Brings Farmers’ Market Produce to Inner City Food Desert

October 29, 2010 by  
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In wealthier NYC neighborhoods, bodegas often stock a wide range of healthy produce, but in poorer areas your options are generally limited to four food groups: Sugary, highly processed, alcohol and tobacco. Photo: Paul Lowry / Creative Commons . The phenomenon of healthy food deserts existing in America’s poor communities is well documented.

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