5 Solar Energy Trends for the Year Ahead

February 1, 2017 by  
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The United States has enough solar energy capacity to power 5.7 million homes. Installing all these solar systems is not a small feat, given that the U.S. solar capacity has grown 17-fold since 2008. The solar energy industry has experienced…

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How (And Why) H&M Is Trying On Clothing Recycling

September 8, 2016 by  
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The fast fashion industry has been under increased scrutiny in recent years, and rightly so. Some environmentalists claim that the clothing industry is the second largest polluter in the world — trailing only oil in its impact on the environment….

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Domtar: How an unsustainable industry reinvented itself

October 21, 2013 by  
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Domtar's VP of sustainability explains how the forestry industry has worked to overcome some of the sins of its past.

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How to get your arms wrapped around the Equator Principles

July 19, 2013 by  
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While many industries grapple with which sustainability standards to follow, the banking industry has a clear framework for infrastructure finance: the Equator Principles.

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Bathroom tissue gets even more eco-friendly

August 29, 2012 by  
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The bathroom tissue manufacturing industry has made progress in reducing its environmental impact in recent years.

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European Union Court Adviser Backs Plan to Include Airlines In Emissions Trading Scheme

October 7, 2011 by  
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Image: xlibber via flickr The airline industry is supposed to join the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS)—already a requirement for other heavily polluting industries—in January, but the industry has been fighting the requirement . But the advocate general at the European Court of Justice has issued an opinion in support of the… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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GSA Pushes For Reforms to Green Building Certification

August 10, 2010 by  
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The green building industry has been besieged the last few years with stories about buildings not performing as anticipated.

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BP’s Moment of Truth

May 28, 2010 by  
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The Gulf oil spill is now at least three times the amount of the 11-million-gallon Exxon Valdez spill in 1989. How BP handles the catastrophe will be the true measure of the company — and a sign of whether the industry has learned from the disaster 21 years ago.  

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Expanding Your Business Can Also Be a Good CSR Tool

May 28, 2010 by  
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Opening a new facility, whether it’s a factory, office or data center, can be an opportunity to streamline your supply chain and build your relationship with the community, while at the same time opening up new revenue streams.

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With 5 Billion Subscriptions, Mobile Industry Has Emissions On Par With Auto and Aviation Industries

February 18, 2010 by  
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Photo via Marco Gomes Worldwide, there are 4.6 billion cell phone subscriptions and it’s expected to hit 5 billion during this year according to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) . With developing countries leapfrogging from no phone to cell phone – completely skipping the notion of land lines – and with developed countries demanding services like mobile banking and healthcare, it seems that the mobile industry has grown to surprising proportions

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