Is this the microgrid moment?

November 22, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on Is this the microgrid moment?

California’s planned power shutdowns have communities, cities and companies scrambling for solutions, and microgrids are at the top of the list.

See the original post here:
Is this the microgrid moment?

Next-generation corporate sustainability leadership: new lines of accountability

November 22, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on Next-generation corporate sustainability leadership: new lines of accountability

Risk disclosure. Regular reporting. Performance management. We need it all.

Read the rest here:
Next-generation corporate sustainability leadership: new lines of accountability

Episode 198: About those SDGs, Kashi chats up Dow’s packaging design studio

November 22, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on Episode 198: About those SDGs, Kashi chats up Dow’s packaging design studio

Plus, how technology can be a tool for sustainability innovation.

See the original post here:
Episode 198: About those SDGs, Kashi chats up Dow’s packaging design studio

To boost recycling, give consumers discounts, deals and social connections

November 22, 2019 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on To boost recycling, give consumers discounts, deals and social connections

Over an average lifetime of 78.7 years, one American would send 67,000 pounds of waste to landfills. Incentives for recycling can bring that number down.

Read the original here:
To boost recycling, give consumers discounts, deals and social connections

Human nature? Why ecology is a critical part of city infrastructure

July 27, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on Human nature? Why ecology is a critical part of city infrastructure

Urban areas are a major part of the climate change problem — but also the most innovative places for solutions.

Original post:
Human nature? Why ecology is a critical part of city infrastructure

EV Subsidy Boost to $30,000 For Heavy Trucks Will Benefit Smith Electric Vehicles

December 29, 2009 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on EV Subsidy Boost to $30,000 For Heavy Trucks Will Benefit Smith Electric Vehicles

Under President Obama’s Executive Order demanding 30% Federal fossil fuel cuts , many Federal Agencies are now beating the rest of us to extraordinary heights of tree-huggery. The Military has been signing contracts for dazzlingly climate-friendly items like the largest solar plant in America (Fort Irwin just signed up for a whopping 1 GW of solar ) or million-dollar tests of advanced jet fuels that have practically no carbon footprint . But here’s something even the non-military agencies with fleet-purchasing needs will appreciate as they hunt for solutions to reducing fossil dependence 30% by 2020

Read the original here: 
EV Subsidy Boost to $30,000 For Heavy Trucks Will Benefit Smith Electric Vehicles

Can Better Place Sell A Real Electric Car For Under $20,000?

December 29, 2009 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on Can Better Place Sell A Real Electric Car For Under $20,000?

Financially speaking, electric cars are a tough sell in today’s economic climate.

Read more from the original source:
Can Better Place Sell A Real Electric Car For Under $20,000?

Future Food, a Show About Changing the Way We Think About Food, Coming to Planet Green

November 6, 2009 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Future Food, a Show About Changing the Way We Think About Food, Coming to Planet Green

What do you get when you combine downloadable design (and the internet) and food, and splash in some molecular gastronomy? Just ask Homaro Cantu and Ben Roche: Two renowned chefs, successful restaurateurs, patent-owning mad scientists and celebrated futurists who are bringing their unique, fun, wacky brand of food to Planet Green’s airwaves. The new original series, Future Food , will feature these two technology-obsessed chefs looking for solutions to some of the world’…

Read more:
Future Food, a Show About Changing the Way We Think About Food, Coming to Planet Green

Bad Behavior has blocked 1313 access attempts in the last 7 days.