Startups compete to defeat the ‘soft costs’ of solar power

October 28, 2013 by  
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Hardware is getting cheaper, but other costs are holding back solar energy. Startups from Solar Power International are fighting to change that.

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What’s Holding Back Corporate Sustainability Efforts?

May 18, 2011 by  
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At a prime-time panel on sustainability at SAP’s Sapphire Now event in Orlando this week, representatives from government, industry and nonprofits took the pulse of the greening of business and offered prescriptions for progress.

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Malaysian Rainforest Tribes Establish ‘Peace Park’ to Push Back Loggers

December 2, 2009 by  
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photo: Bruno Manser Fonds Here’s one solution to holding back loggers: Bruno Manser Fonds reports seventeen Penan communities in Sarawak, Borneo , Malaysia have proclaimed a new tropical forest reserve on their lands. The newly inaugurated Penan Peace Park will preserve their last remaining undisturbed forests from development, allowing tourism and preserving their culture…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Rustic yet Modern, Beautiful Furniture with Wood Leftovers from Brazil (Photos)

December 2, 2009 by  
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We’ve talked about Lara Donatoni Matana’s work before, but we recently came across these amazing pieces of design she’s been working with over the past years.

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Rustic yet Modern, Beautiful Furniture with Wood Leftovers from Brazil (Photos)

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