The clean economy needs more vocal corporate advocates

March 5, 2018 by  
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The best of live interviews from GreenBiz events. On this episode, a Google executive, California congressman and venture capitalist debate the role of corporate advocacy in the clean energy economy.

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Banks branch out to take on deforestation risks

March 5, 2018 by  
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A new platform aims to help financial institutions uncover their exposure to environmental risks from palm oil, soy, cattle trading and timber, amid deforestation fears.

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Veteran greentech reporter Katie Fehrenbacher joins GreenBiz Group

March 5, 2018 by  
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News release: The pioneering journalist will head next-gen transportation coverage.

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How Can Business Leaders Accept the Challenges of the New Energy Era?

February 6, 2012 by  
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A relatlively large number of business leaders are shifting their firms to be ready for the new energy economy, but important questions remain, including how to measure success and how to convince others to join in the quest.

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A Hackathon for Geekery and the Greater Good

February 6, 2012 by  
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From green data center management to real-time carbon emissions tracking, more than 100 developers and sustainability professionals gathered last week to hack together solutions for a greener planet.

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Shining a Light on Energy Efficiency

July 13, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: BY-YOUR-? / Creative Commons Our inefficient, carbon-based energy economy threatens to irreversibly disrupt the Earth’s climate. Averting dangerous climate change and the resultant crop-shrinking heat waves, more-destructive storms, accelerated sea level rise, and waves of climate refugees means cutting carbon emissions 80 percent by 2020 . The first key component of the Earth Policy Institute’s climate stabilization plan is to systematical… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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How Green Jobs are Helping Arizona

May 20, 2011 by  
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The 11 solar manufacturers that moved to Phoenix in the past year created thousands of direct and indirect jobs — showing what growth in the clean energy economy can do for a job-starved state.

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Green Dentist in Marin Lands LEED Rating for Pediatric Practice

May 20, 2011 by  
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The green dentistry movement takes another step forward with the first LEED certification for a private pediatric dental office, a practice in California’s Marin County.

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New Rainforest Alliance Standard Targets Cattle Farming

September 1, 2010 by  
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The Rainforest Alliance has launched a new certification aimed at helping cattle farms improve their environmental and social performance.

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How the Fate of PACE Could Influence the Clean Energy Economy

September 1, 2010 by  
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PACE financing is a potentially revolutionary way to retrofit commercial, residential, and industrial properties with energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies. The program overcomes one of the largest hurdles to investment in clean energy — the upfront cost

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