Rebekah Moses of Impossible Foods says its products are a climate mitigation tool

November 14, 2019 by  
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A few numbers — 96 percent less land, 87 percent less water, and 89 percent low GHG emissions.

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ThredUP’s Chris Homer on how the company uses machine learning in its operations

November 14, 2019 by  
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CTO and Cofounder Chris Homer says the resale market has doubled in the last five years and expects it to double again over the next five to 10 years.

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New Pouch Prevents CFL Mercury Shipping Spills

October 2, 2012 by  
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Compact florescent light bulbs use 75 percent less energythan traditional incandescent bulbs and last about six times longer, but with those impressive stats come some health concerns. CFLs contain small amounts of mercury, which can be harmful if…

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Passive Buildings vs Active Marketing: What’s In a Name?

August 17, 2011 by  
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Passive buildings — which use non-mechanical methods of heating and cooling and use 80 percent less energy than "active" buildings — are a shining example of a great green idea that suffers from poor marketing.

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GE, Coke Among Industry Leaders Launching Water Risk Mapping Project

August 17, 2011 by  
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Also taking part in the World Resources Institute’s Aqueduct Alliance are Bloomberg, Dow, Goldman Sachs, Talisman Energy, and United Technologies — all working to develop a new water risk database and mapping tool.

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Gatlinburg’s Winter Magic Celebration of LED Lights

November 25, 2009 by  
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About 3 million twinkling, high-efficiency, quarter-watt LED bulbs are now greeting visitors to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, nestled at the doorstep of the spectacular Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Gatlinburg welcomes over 11 million visitors a year. The City of Gatlinburg’s commitment to convert the Gatlinburg Winter Magic Celebration lights program to 100 percent LED bulbs during 2008 has paid off in immediate and significant savings of electricity (not to mention reducing the City’s carbon dioxide emissions).

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