3 reasons the clean energy transition will be a bumpy ride

June 13, 2016 by  
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Bucking fossil fuels won’t be easy because of economics, among other reasons.

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Holy Urban Gardening: Baltimore Preaches Gardening UP

October 27, 2015 by  
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As the cost of fuel continues to rise, more and more people are realizing the importance of supporting local businesses – especially local farms. It’s one of the reasons urban gardening is becoming so popular. Not only is it good karma to keep your…

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10 Reasons Why You’ll Be Buried Alive By Trash

April 19, 2013 by  
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There’s no denying that America has a trash problem. The USA produces more trash than any other country in the world, with each person throwing away 4.4 pounds of trash per day — that’s a collective total of more than 500 billion pounds of trash per year! From paper products, plastic, food scraps , and more, landfills are overflowing and threatening our health and environment. As non-renewable resources are consumed and the earth fills with trash, our insurmountable waste has become everyone’s problem and everyone’s responsibility. Read on to learn the top 10 reasons why we’ll be buried alive  by trash, and get inspired to do something on Earth Day and every day after it! Read the rest of 10 Reasons Why You’ll Be Buried Alive By Trash Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags:        

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Lessons from Airbnb about business in the sharing economy

February 15, 2013 by  
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The startup that created a two-sided marketplace between tourists and locals talks about regulatory challenges and the reasons behind its explosive growth.

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Why business needs more activism

October 1, 2012 by  
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Four reasons why business should embrace more aggressive activist campaigns in the years to come.

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Let’s call a spade a spade: A plea for accountability

October 1, 2012 by  
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When it comes to aligning investors' sustainability values with corporate governance, we have seen the enemy — and it is us.

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3 Reasons Why Water Must Be a Part of Your Energy Strategy

November 18, 2011 by  
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Everyone is talking about water scarcity as it affects manufacturing and simple survival. But there’s another angle that’s all too often overlooked: Water is also critical to producing any kind of energy, and therefore to your business.

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#OccupyWallStreet Discontent: Blame The Baby Boomers

October 24, 2011 by  
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© Kayla Allison: #occupybuffalo The Occupy Movement that is happening around the world is complaining primarily about income inequality, but there are so many reasons for discontent and dissatisfaction. However the reasons for underemployment and the economic squeeze may have a deeper root- demographics. Wendy Waters of All About Cities says “The baby boomer cohort has been distorting aspects of the economy since they were born, and today is no exception.”… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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3 Reasons Why Responsible Investing is Booming During the Downturn

September 20, 2011 by  
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Despite our ongoing economic woes, socially responsible investing is in a bullish cycle, with more than $3 trillion in assets in the U.S. alone. The upcoming SRI in the Rockies conference offers a chance to explore why.

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Ocean Acidification and The Great Oyster Crash

August 18, 2011 by  
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Grist has an excellent piece exploring the reasons behind a sudden crash in oyster populations, with the complexity of the culprit — ocean acidification. “I’m afraid the ocean will be dead long before we have to worry about the other implications of global warming,” Barton says quietly. “I didn’t believe any of this stuff three years ago. I was always skeptical about our global models … But ocean acidification is pretty cut and dried for me now. You see it every day. You can’t escape it.” Read the

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