The profitable hospital system with sustainability in its DNA

April 10, 2017 by  
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Gundersen Health Systems became the first U.S. hospital to reach renewable energy independence, saved $3 million and improved community health.

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Overdue: The next Copernican mindset shift

April 10, 2017 by  
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Are we wasting time busily shoehorning the uncomfortable realities of Earth system science into increasingly obsolescent economic and business models?

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Why companies get their carbon footprints wrong

April 10, 2017 by  
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A new study argues that companies fail to take into account the way emissions fluctuate throughout the day.

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How does workplace safety and health align with sustainability?

January 4, 2017 by  
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OSHA Assistant Secretary David Michaels reveals surprising connections, as well as where employee engagement comes into play.

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New zero-energy districts: A mile high and growing

January 4, 2017 by  
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Colorado takes the cake for upcoming net zero energy districts to watch in 2017 and beyond.

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Are ‘open source’ seeds necessary for a resilient food system?

January 4, 2017 by  
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As the global agriculture industry consolidates with the recent merger between Monsanto and Bayer, the question is raised: What does it mean for the rest of us?

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Want sharper workers? Try a green-certified office

October 7, 2016 by  
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As health and wellness take on a bigger role among building decision makers, new data spells out a clear ROI for greener workplaces.

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Want sharper workers? Try a green-certified office

October 7, 2016 by  
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As health and wellness take on a bigger role among building decision makers, new data spells out a clear ROI for greener workplaces.

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Writing the book on health, risk and climate change

July 23, 2016 by  
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The author of “Business and the Five Horsemen” on the radically changing realm of climate risk.

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Inside the toxin-free hospital of the future

May 31, 2016 by  
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Leading health care providers are re-examining the potential health impacts of climate and sustainability concerns.

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