How going green is making Rust Belt cities more liveable, sustainable

June 21, 2016 by  
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In Rust Belt cities like Gary, Indiana, green initiatives are not only benefitting the environment, but also the economy.

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The irresistible vision behind ‘The New Grand Strategy’

June 13, 2016 by  
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The inside story of a new book whose compelling theme brings together sustainability, the economy and America’s future.

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Getting the job: Yalmaz Siddiqui, MGM Resorts International

June 13, 2016 by  
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Landing a VP gig in sustainability isn’t impossible, but close to it. What set him apart?

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With new readiness guide, city leaders get smart

December 11, 2013 by  
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A smart city future requires a holistic approach focused on the economy, environment and quality of life. 

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Inside California’s new energy storage mandate

December 11, 2013 by  
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The Golden State’s new energy storage program will serve as an industry kick-starter and experimentation enabler.

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Fishing for Energy Trolls Ports for Old Gear to Recycle, Convert to Energy

September 23, 2013 by  
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The U.S. commercial fishing industry adds a lot to the economy — and a lot of waste to the environment. Fishing for Energy’s solution? Free recycling of old and unusable fishing gear.

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What California can teach D.C. about climate change policy

February 26, 2013 by  
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Clean-tech jobs are growing faster than other sectors of the economy as a result of California's climate change laws.

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Obama Caves, Abandons Proposal to Improve National Air Quality

September 2, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: Señor Codo via Fotopedia/ CC BY-SA 3.0 Congressional Republicans have been complaining relentlessly (and rather baselessly) that tightening smog standards, as Obama’s EPA has sought to do, would cripple the economy. Studies have indicated that those improved anti-air pollution standards would have saved tens of thousands of lives every year, and prevented innumerable cases of lung disease, asthma, and other respiratory illnesses. However, Obama… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Yes! California Conservation Corps Puts Iraq & Afghanistan Vets to Work in US Parks

September 2, 2011 by  
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Image: Wikimedia Commons Earlier this summer, we asked ” Could FDR’s New Deal Conservation Program Get us Out of Debt? ” The post looked at the history of putting the unemployed to work doing land management projects, which are good for the environment and puts money into the economy. This week, The

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Adidas Joins Nike, Puma in Banning Hazardous Chemicals

September 2, 2011 by  
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Image: Kick Photo via flickr Adidas is now joining Nike and Puma in pledging to detox its supply chain, following pressure from Greenpeace . As a result of the group’s

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