Safety concerns overshadow energy-slashing potential of smart homes

May 31, 2017 by  
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Until technology companies address hacking incidents and other security issues, it does little good to talk up the environmental benefits.

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How the blockchain could fight grid cyber-threats

May 31, 2017 by  
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The electricity system is about to experience a several-orders-of-magnitude increase in the number of vulnerabilities to cyber-threats.

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Death in the Water: How Plastic Is Poisoning Our Oceans

February 17, 2017 by  
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We live in a society obsessed with convenience, and that obsession has made plastic king. Though humankind has greatly benefited from plastic, the environmental costs of this reigning polymer may bring about our downfall. Traveling from land to sea…

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What’s next in Lyft’s search for sustainable commutes

March 17, 2016 by  
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The ridesharing giant is considering a slew of options to deliver on the environmental upsides of shared cars.

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Dysfunction by design: How standards hurt buildings and cities

March 17, 2016 by  
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How can we stop outdated assumptions from forcing us to waste?

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How energy economics could help electrify public transit

March 17, 2016 by  
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Low gas prices are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to what’s holding sustainable transportation back. Could a business model borrowed from energy companies help?

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GreenBiz 101: Apple, Ikea and the quest for Zero Net Energy

September 29, 2015 by  
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A look at the big-name businesses trying to neutralize — not just reduce — the environmental impact of their power consumption.

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Downstream drugs: Big Pharma’s big water woes

August 15, 2015 by  
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As antidepressants and antibiotics taint rivers and lakes, the search for solutions to the environmental impacts of the prescription drug boom is on.

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10 tips for the next sustainability leaders

August 6, 2015 by  
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Richard Gillies, a sustainability veteran from the UK’s Marks & Spencer and Kingfisher, reveals what he’s learned about pitching the C Suite and common CSR pitfalls.

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Why upcycling is both a science and an art

March 11, 2014 by  
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Here's why you need to understand upcycling in terms of economics, the environment and social good.

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