How the restoration economy can help us withstand the next hurricane

September 25, 2017 by  
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The vicious spate of recent hurricanes shows how vulnerable low-lying islands and cities are becoming. Yet these tools can help to develop green infrastructure to navigate this new reality.

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What would the Pokemon Go of sustainability look like?

August 2, 2016 by  
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Love it or hate it, the addictive mobile game shows how tech can be a powerful agent of behavior change.

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Why it’s time to democratize water data

August 2, 2016 by  
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From the Internet of Things to cross-sector collaboration, the potential for data to impact the future of water is vast.

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J&J shows how to find the money for sustainability projects

March 14, 2013 by  
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Companies like J&J, UPS and DuPont are working to align financial practices with plans to reduce environmental impacts.

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Why business must shift from resource managers to resource leaders

April 13, 2012 by  
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Helping customers develop the capacity for sustainable management could be the best way for primary-industry companies — and countries — to differentiate themselves. Air Canada shows how it could be done.

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How Utilities and Home-Builders are Teaming Up to Boost Solar

September 4, 2011 by  
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Putting solar on new residential buildings is a win-win-win situation, but not an easy one to achieve: One development outside of Sacramento, Calif., shows how builders, utilities and cleantech companies can make it happen.

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Cloud Computing and Sustainability

November 5, 2010 by  
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This white paper from Microsoft shows how companies can save anywhere from 30 to 90 percent of their energy use and emissions by moving IT operations to cloud computing infrastructures.

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How Design Thinking Can Reinvent the World

October 19, 2010 by  
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Tim Brown, the CEO of IDEO, shows how the focus of design has narrowed from the systems level to the product level, and why companies should go back to looking at the biggest pictures possible.

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Climate Corps 2010: Grappling with the Summer Heat Wave

July 29, 2010 by  
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The heat wave that is sweeping the East Coast this summer shows how costly it can be when increasing energy demands deluge an already crowded grid.

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Leading Building Owners, Tenants Join Forces to Push Green Leasing

July 28, 2010 by  
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BofA, Deutsche Bank, JPMorgan Chase, Jones Lang LaSalle’s investment arm and Whirlpool Corporation are among the leading building owners, investment advisory firms and corporate tenants who are now allies in a campaign to make commercial office space more sustainable through green leasing.

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