How Canada’s dairy capital became a ‘change agent’ for renewables

June 22, 2017 by  
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A small agricultural city is jumping at the chance to lead the way on sustainability.

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It’s up to business to take the big next step on the SDGs

September 22, 2016 by  
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The U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals demand a massive global shift. It’s your job to lead the way.

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ASU’s new Biomimicry Center offers first-ever master’s degree in biomimicry

February 25, 2015 by  
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Biomimicry , a discipline that draws inspiration from nature to create solutions to real world problems, is relatively new as an academic study path. In an effort to lead the way, Arizona State University has announced the opening of The Biomimicry Center , a partnership with global consulting firm Biomimicry 3.8 . ASU is offering the first-ever master’s degree in biomimicry in a unique online program, which officially launches March 3. Read the rest of ASU’s new Biomimicry Center offers first-ever master’s degree in biomimicry Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: arizona state university master’s degree , asu biomimicry center , biomimicry , biomimicry 3.8 , Janine Benyus , online biomimicry degree program

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INFOGRAPHIC: Discover the cleanest cities in the world

February 25, 2015 by  
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There’s a movement afoot to find ways to create cleaner cities: Birmingham, England is slashing emissions like a CO2 ninja, while Oslo boasts the honor of having not a single landfill. Copenhagen is shooting to be carbon neutral by 2025 and Chicago is covering its rooftops in luscious greenery . Check out this infographic, brought to you by Hassle , to find out which cities are the cleanest and how they are making their city – and the planet – sparkle. Read the rest of INFOGRAPHIC: Discover the cleanest cities in the world Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: carbon neutral cities , chicago green roof , clean cities , copenhagen carbon neutral , environmentally friendly cities , Green Cities , green homes , green innovations , green living , green roofs , Oslo landfills , urban living , Vancouver greenest city , world’s cleanest cities

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Noocity Growbeds enable urban agriculture in any space – now available via Indiegogo

February 25, 2015 by  
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Concern regarding the origins of the products we consume is increasing, and cities like New York, São Paulo, and Paris are filled with mini-markets for organic produce, street fairs with local producers, and even urban gardens on top of buildings. A Portuguese start-up wants to bring the countryside to the city and involve like-minded individuals in the growing urban agriculture movement:  Noocity Urban Ecology is seeking funding and support for their new Noocity Growbeds via the Indiegogo crowdfunding platform. Read the rest of Noocity Growbeds enable urban agriculture in any space – now available via Indiegogo Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: city agriculture , city gardening , crowdsourcing , crowdsourcing urban agriculture , IndieGoGo , indiegogo grow beds , Noocity , noocity grow beds , Noocity Growbeds , noocity urban ecology , self-watering grow beds , urban agriculture , urban agriculture grow beds , urban food gardens , urban garden beds , urban gardening , urban gardening system

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Waste Management, SAP prove the value of an ‘against’ position

December 20, 2013 by  
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To create corporate change, it’s imperative to shift, scale and drive sustainability. These two companies are helping to lead the way.  

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Can collaboration clean up Canada’s oil sands industry?

December 20, 2013 by  
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Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) is striving to overcome serious environmental and social issues with oil sands production. 

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5 ways companies are cleaning up fish farming

September 20, 2013 by  
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Aquaculture has a bad repuation but it will only grow in importance. DuPont and others aim to lead the way.

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Sustainable companies need nature to thrive

April 21, 2012 by  
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How do we rise and adapt to the challenges of a rapidly changing world – and what role can business play to help lead the way? 

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Student Activists Take the Lead Down the Path Away From Coal

September 9, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: Sierra Club One big reason for optimism that America will rise to the occasion and make the transition away from coal is the movement taking place on college campuses around the country. Student activists are organizing, rallying, working with local communities, and putting pressure on university administrators to phase out coal power from their energy portfolios. Above, student activists rally at Penn State University. Helping lead the way is the

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