It’s time to embrace the value of waste

April 13, 2016 by  
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Waste is a huge business opportunity. Here’s where to drive innovation and new solutions, according to the Closed Loop Fund.

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My NGO hall of fame: What I learned from the best of the nonprofits

January 11, 2016 by  
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If I had to start my sustainability career all over again, I’d package, recycle and reuse the wisdom learned from 27 years of partnering with the likes of the Environmental Defense Fund, Conservation International and the World Wildlife Fund. I pondered this as McDonald’s just announced its new packaging design (with sustainability embedded).  

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How microgrids are bringing power to rural Kenya

January 11, 2016 by  
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Small-scale microgrids promise to bring electricity to the 1.3 billion people worldwide who currently lack it.

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How disruptive progress leads to sustainability

January 11, 2016 by  
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Disruptive change is coming, a reading of forecasts about the future suggests, and a sustainable world may be its result.

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Google Streetview Cars Track Down Stray Methane Emissions that Contribute to Climate Change

July 25, 2014 by  
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Google has added another item to its lengthy list of services , and this one is something you really wouldn’t expect. Google’s Street View cars that map roads across the world are also being used to sniff out natural gas leaks that are surprisingly common in major cities across the U.S. The Huffington Post reports that Google’s cars were outfitted with air monitors and used to take millions of readings on the streets of Boston, New York and Indianapolis over the past two years as part of a program by Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) aimed at reducing stray methane emissions that contribute to greenhouse gas emissions. Read the rest of Google Streetview Cars Track Down Stray Methane Emissions that Contribute to Climate Change Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: car , change , climate , defense , edf , emissions , environmental , fund , gas , Google , Google Street View , greenhouse , lng , methane , national grid , streetview , tracking methane leaks

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