At least 56 countries are buying green: What this means

March 5, 2014 by  
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Government spending is a huge driver of growth in many places. What happens as more nations commit to greener purchasing?

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What’s holding consumers back from buying green power?

August 21, 2013 by  
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Few people are racing to buy green power, but you can count on deal seekers and three other types.

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‘LEED for sustainable purchasing’ to help corporate buyers

July 24, 2013 by  
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Need help with buying green? The Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council aims to provide your company's go-to guide.

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Is Georgia the next frontier for solar development?

July 24, 2013 by  
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The market for solar power is heating up in the south. Can the Peachtree State provide a ray of hope?

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The drive toward ultralight cars speeds ahead

July 24, 2013 by  
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Researchers are finding new ways to bond metals in order to bring ultralight, efficient cars to the next level. 

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11 Steps to Mainstream Your Green Products

January 31, 2012 by  
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Who is really committed to buying green, what are their motivations, and how can we reach them? OgilvyEarth has figured it out, and presented their findings from a new report, presented at the Greeniz Forum in New York City.

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11 Steps to Mainstream Your Green Products

January 31, 2012 by  
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Who is really committed to buying green, what are their motivations, and how can we reach them? OgilvyEarth has figured it out, and presented their findings from a new report, presented at the Greeniz Forum in New York City.

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Buying Green & Good Intentions Won’t Even Slow Climate Change Down

September 9, 2011 by  
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Photo: Capitan Giona via Flickr/CC BY-SA And here comes an economist from the Environmental Defense Fund writing in the New York Times with a message that 95% of devoted “green” lifestyle-livers won’t want to hear: Your ethical consumer spending habits, your Prius-driving, your organic diet curation, your diligent efforts to dial down the A/C — none of that is making even a teeny tiny dent in addressing climate change or the biodivers… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Attention Green Shoppers: Buy Nothing Day on Cyber Sunday, Too?

November 28, 2009 by  
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“Sit and Spin” submitted by Pearse O’Halloran to Adbusters Media Foundation Yesterday was the recommended “Buy Nothing Day” in North America. Today, November 28 is “Buy Nothing Day” for the rest of the world, when consumers (that means most of us) “participate by not participating.” The Adbusters BND campaign has been written about in Treehugger with good points about the idea, from why only one day to buying green as an alternative.

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Clean Energy and Climate Policy for U.S. Growth and Job Creation

November 17, 2009 by  
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This study finds that a robust climate bill could boost the U.S. economy by about $111 billion by 2020 and create as many as 1.9 million jobs.  

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