Filling the gap: Why demand for green banks is growing

May 15, 2017 by  
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Organizations such as NY Green Bank offer new ways to finance renewable energy and energy efficiency projects. But concern lingers over how the Trump administration will impact demand.

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What blockchain can do for the environment

March 14, 2017 by  
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The digital technology behind bitcoin is poised to revolutionize how we certify sustainability, use renewable energy and more.

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If all paper cannot be made from 100% recycled fiber, what should we use?

March 14, 2017 by  
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Recycling paper was one of the earliest and most important actions individuals and companies took to treat our natural world more gently.But despite great advances in paper recycling, we don’t have enough recycled paper fiber to go around.So, if we cannot make every new product from recycled paper, which products should be made from recycled and which should use sustainably grown new fiber?A new tool is being developed to help answer that question. But first, let’s explain why we need it in the first place.

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President-elect Trump should heed these state mandates

November 9, 2016 by  
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As the climate denier heads for the White House, here’s how other energy and environmental ballot measures fared Tuesday.

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The water-energy nexus is not what you expect

August 23, 2016 by  
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While saving water does save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, there are other benefits, too.

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What 2015 brought the retail industry

December 24, 2015 by  
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Here’s how retail leaders continued to raise the bar on energy and climate this past year.

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More than hot air: Which hand dryers save energy, dry fast?

October 15, 2015 by  
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Air dryers cost and pollute less than paper towels. For the office, hotel or restaurant bathroom, here’s how top models compare on energy and hygiene.

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IPCC report: 6 things you must know about reducing emissions

April 14, 2014 by  
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The world needs to move to fully renewable energy and phase out all greenhouse gas emissions. Poor choices in buildings, energy and city development will delay.

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‘Shower of the Future’ Recycles, Cleans Water

January 2, 2014 by  
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Dubbed the “Shower of the Future,” Orbital’s OrbSys Shower reduces water usage by 90 percent, saves 80 percent in energy and dispenses water that is cleaner than your average tap.

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The 10 Best Ethical Travel Destinations for 2014

January 2, 2014 by  
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Let Ethical Traveler’s annual report on the world’s top 10 ethical destinations be your guide to choosing your next vacation spot this year.

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