Electrifying everything: challenges and opportunities

June 28, 2018 by  
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Many experts think that the fastest path to decarbonization is to electrify everything — buildings, transportation and communities. But there is danger in myopic thinking, and systemic challenges lie ahead. California and Hawaii energy leaders share their stories on how each state is tackling these barriers and creating new models to unleash profitable opportunities.

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Day 2 Welcome

June 28, 2018 by  
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Kicking off the second day with a message from special guest, Senator Brian Schatz.

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Degraded reefs provide new hope for ocean conservation

July 15, 2016 by  
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Simply abandoning devastated reefs is not the answer for the future of conserving our oceans, but perhaps creating new MPAs for restoration and reconnection is.

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Hudson’s Bay does the math on energy buying

July 15, 2016 by  
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The Canadian retailer’s energy executive shares what he’s learned about getting energy projects off the ground.

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Episode 38: NASCAR’s vegan hippie chick; carbon removal ramps up

July 13, 2016 by  
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This week on the GreenBiz 350 podcast: An interview with environmental advocate and racecar driver Leilani Münter, making sense of carbon capture and staying sane in sustainability.

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Bipartisan movement makes Iowa leader in wind energy

June 28, 2016 by  
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Iowa state officials long have supported renewables. The result? Big companies are creating new facilities there, citing clean energy as the reason.

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4D printed flowers could be the first step toward a medical breakthrough

January 29, 2016 by  
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We’ve written many, many times before about the promising uses of 3D printing when it comes to medicine — doctors are already using for everything from crafting low-cost prosthetics , to mending or even replacing broken bones, and even creating new drugs . But when it comes to replacing organs, there’s one major problem 3D printed materials face — they just can’t move or change shape over time in a way that mimics natural processes. That’s why researchers at Harvard are beginning to test out “4D printing,” a method of 3D printing objects that can be designed to shift and flex over time. Read the rest of 4D printed flowers could be the first step toward a medical breakthrough

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4 DIY Ways To Reuse Wine Corks

August 13, 2015 by  
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Do you keep your wine bottle corks? Today’s Earth911 TV episode is all about how you can reuse your used wine corks while keeping their sentimental value and creating new life into them! On this episode, we look at four ideas, and be sure to visit…

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Chewing Gum Gets Healthy and Local

February 19, 2010 by  
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Image from Peppersmith When it comes to creating new healthy eco products, chewing gum isn’t the first thing that springs to mind or mouth.

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