Episode 116: Former EPA chief Gina McCarthy is optimistic, drones meet clean energy

March 16, 2018 by  
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On this week’s episode, a hopeful perspective on the potential for meaningful, grassroots climate action and why automated, flying robots could reduce the cost of wind and solar power.

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Beware of losing your building’s Energy Star standing as updates loom ahead

March 16, 2018 by  
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Early adopters of the ratings system, in particular, could suffer lower scores. But it’s not too late to act.

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Master class: Why a career is a series of apprenticeships

March 16, 2018 by  
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Insights and inspiration from a four-decade-long career in sustainability.

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How Allagash brews sustainable practices into its operations

March 16, 2018 by  
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From reusing carbon dioxide to the way it handles spent grain, there are many ways the craft beer maker is closing the loop.

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Flint fiasco calls for heavy hitting data analysis

September 28, 2016 by  
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How Big Data and algorithms are slashing the cost of fixing Flint’s water crisis.

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Out of thin air: A new definition of crisis

September 28, 2016 by  
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Companies must either adapt or die as the business world shifts over to more sustainable practices.

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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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Six largest US banks call for strong COP21 deal and policy that recognizes cost of carbon

September 28, 2015 by  
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JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Citibank, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley issue a letter calling for a strong global climate deal and policies that reflect the cost of carbon.

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30% Tax Credit Reduces Cost Of Residential Solar…For Now

September 4, 2015 by  
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Solar energy has had many record-breaking years recently. The price of components has plummeted, production has ramped up, and the U.S. has an attractive federal tax credit that takes a big chunk out of the cost of a solar system. If you are…

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Why businesses should fight for Renewable Portfolio Standards

July 3, 2013 by  
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RPS laws can bring down the cost of green power, spur the renewables industry and make it easier for companies to meet sustainability goals.

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