How to get your board to prize sustainability

February 13, 2018 by  
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MGM Resorts and UPS shed insight about how company boards may be open to hearing the business case.

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Here’s a simplified approach to sustainability goal-setting

February 13, 2018 by  
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Set targets. Not too many. Mostly about outcomes.

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Outdoor recreation can’t beat the heat of climate change

November 23, 2016 by  
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If you do business in a place like Montana, Big Sky Resorts, Columbia and Newell Rubbermaid offer lessons in adaptation.

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Amazing floating hotel allows guests to sail away in their own private yachts

June 22, 2015 by  
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Read the rest of Amazing floating hotel allows guests to sail away in their own private yachts Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2015 Millennium Yacht Design Awards , Catamaran hotel , floating hotel , floating resorts , nature hotels , resorts , sail boats , sailing , salt water , Serbia , Serbian design , yacht design

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MGM Installs the Largest Rooftop Solar Array in the US – and it Only Powers 1/5 of the Hotel

October 24, 2014 by  
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When you think Las Vegas you might not think about sustainability , but that’s all starting to change – in a big way. MGM Resorts announced that it has installed the largest rooftop solar array in the US – the second biggest in the entire world – on top of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. Now, before you get too excited, keep in mind that the stunningly massive array will only generate a mere 1/5 of the building’s needs. Read the rest of MGM Installs the Largest Rooftop Solar Array in the US – and it Only Powers 1/5 of the Hotel Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: largest rooftop solar array , Las Vegas casino solar , Las Vegas solar , Las Vegas sustainability , Mandalay Bay Solar , MGM Resorts solar , renewable energy Las Vegas , renewable power Las Vegas , rooftop solar , rooftop solar power , US largest rooftop solar

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How BofA, MGM Resorts, EDF & ASU push sustainability with convergence

March 16, 2012 by  
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What happens when convergence comes to banks, businesses, colleges and casinos? Bank of America, MGM Resorts, Arizona State University and EDF talk about their strides toward sustainability.

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How to bring solar power to the poor

March 16, 2012 by  
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GRID Alternatives has found a way to bring solar roofs to low-income people using subsidies, donations and volunteers. It plans to install 1,000 solar roofs in California this year and has signed partnerships with SunPower and Yingli to bring solar to up to 600 roofs in Colorado — and to provide hands-on work experience for thousands of green job seekers.

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Vail Resorts Raises Prices in California: Why We Need To Keep Things Local

March 24, 2011 by  
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Its a common story. A business from out of town swoops in, buys a local business and the locals suffer

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Video-Parallel Urbanism: “Local People Regulating Local Spaces”

March 23, 2011 by  
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Parallel Urbanism Panel – Designwala from Rick on Vimeo . Video: Parallel Urbanism Panel NYC I am in the business of “social innovation”– which really means redefining how we interact with resources and our surroundings and restore (or preserve) holistic and informed solutions to our lives both personally and communally.

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Cheap Green Travel: 14 Eco + Budget-Friendly Hostels

March 14, 2011 by  
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[ By Steph in Geography & Travel . ] Somewhere between luxurious (and pricey) eco-resorts and the most basic of dirt-cheap beds-for-rent are eco-hostels: inexpensive lodgings that are also environmentally friendly and often offer a relaxing place to commune with nature, even in big cities like Berlin and Barcelona.

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