The business case for sustainability transcends politics

June 27, 2017 by  
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The 2016 U.S. Presidential election left a lot at stake for environmental policy and corporate social responsibility. But businesses have the power to push for the policies they need to ensure a sustainable future. “It’s important to tell lawmakers the business case you know so well,” said Anne Kelley, Ceres’ senior program director of policy and BICEP program. Businesses also have a responsibility to tell their success stories out loud over various forms of media, she said: “The money you’re saving, the emissions you’re bringing down, the materials you’re recycling.”

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UK’s Energy Secretary Promises Green Policies Will Boost GDP

June 30, 2011 by  
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Chris Huhne, the Energy and Climate Change Secretary, has set out the economic case for accelerated action to curb emissions and get off the ‘oil hook.’

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2 Policies That May Change the Nature of Sustainability in the US

January 4, 2011 by  
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The new year brings new policy and regulations. Here’s a look at two that can have a lasting effect on green building and renewable energy and change the landscape for green business operations.

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New Buildings in California Now Required to Be More Efficient

January 4, 2011 by  
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The mandatory provisions of CALGreen, the first statewide green building code in the country, are now in full force and require new buildings in California to be more energy efficient, use less water and emit fewer pollutants.

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Government Policies Can Shift Southern US from Coal to Renewables

December 31, 2010 by  
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A report from the Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance suggests that, led by wind and biopower, a diversity of renewable energy technologies could help replace the region’s reliance on coal as a power source.

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GreenBiz’s 20 Most Popular Stories of 2010

December 31, 2010 by  
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Good news and bad, serious innovations and ‘news of the weird,’ these are the stories that caught the most attention in the past year.

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GreenBiz’s 20 Most Popular Stories of 2010

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