How science-based targets guide Walmart’s sustainability course

May 23, 2017 by  
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Walmart is the first retailer to sign up for approved science-based targets around emissions reductions, says Kathleen McLaughlin, senior vice president and chief sustainability officer for Walmart Stores. “We are committing to reducing emissions by 18 percent by 2025 in our operations,” she says, a level of rigor that “has pushed us to be more creative.”

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How does a city like Los Angeles buy tech?

November 9, 2016 by  
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Mark Anthony Thomas, Director of the Mayor’s Operations Innovation Team for the City of Los Angeles (or the “O-Team”) sat down with GreenBiz Studio at VERGE 16. 

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Method’s Saskia van Gendt on honing operations

January 8, 2016 by  
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The head of “greenskeeping” at Method talks about her job of integrating best sustainability practices into all the operations of the cleaning products company.

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The big green ball orchard

November 12, 2015 by  
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Q&A with New York Yankees’ VP of Operations on stadium sustainability.

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James Corner Field Operations designs an iconic circular park for the Philadelphia Navy Yard

October 7, 2015 by  
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Duke Energy, Google get behind clean-energy program for utilities

December 19, 2013 by  
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Duke has filed an application to launch a program that would allow customers to run their operations with 100 percent renewable energy.

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Innovative Apple patent combines touch with solar

February 18, 2013 by  
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The same panel would be used for charging the phone and the touch screen.

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State of Green Business: Companies take stock of natural capital

February 18, 2013 by  
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The idea of natural capital isn't new, but it's increasingly becoming a lens through which firms view their operations.

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The Prismatic LEED Silver-Seeking Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland Opens its Doors

October 10, 2012 by  
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Read the rest of The Prismatic LEED Silver-Seeking Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland Opens its Doors Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco design , Farshid Moussavi , green design , james corner field operations , leed silver , Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland , prismatic architecture , sustainable design , University Circle Cleveland

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7 Easy Tips to Save Water in Your Home

October 10, 2012 by  
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Did you know that your daily five-minute shower uses more water than the average person in a developing country uses for an entire day *? In the U.S. we have such easy access to clean water that it can feel like we have an unlimited supply, and a few gallons wasted here and there may not seem like a big deal. But places like California are already feeling the effects of the global water crisis , and awareness about the need to save water is getting out there slowly but surely. The good news is that doing your part to conserve water is easy. Read on for our top tips on how to save water (it will only take you 5 minutes), and get ahead of the game today. * United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). (2006). Human Development Report 2006, Beyond Scarcity: Power, poverty and the global water crisis. Read the rest of 7 Easy Tips to Save Water in Your Home Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Eat a Vegetarian Meal , eco design , Fix Leaky Faucets , Foot Pedal Faucets , green design , greywater , how to save water , low flow toilet , save water , Shower Radio , sustainable design , use greywater to water plants , water conservation , water savings , water shortage , world water crisis

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