Packaging the carbon tax: Can we affect emitter behavior like consumer behavior?

October 26, 2018 by  
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Let’s put a price on using the atmosphere as a garbage dump for CO2.

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Navigating the shifting tectonic plates of transportation

October 26, 2018 by  
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This article is drawn from the Transport Weekly newsletter from GreenBiz, running Tuesdays.The tectonic plates (or is that tech-tonic?) of transportation are shifting, and we have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to reinvent what’s happening in cities, observed Robin Chase, co-founder of Zipcar and Veniam, on stage last week at our VERGE 18 conference.

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Making Solar Sweeter: Pollinator-Friendly Arrays

October 2, 2017 by  
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Introduced at VERGE 2015, and highlighted recently in training by the International Society of Sustainability Professionals, the practice of using the land under and around U.S. solar arrays to benefit pollinators is on the cusp of becoming a standard practice — as it is in Europe. Benefitting pollinators at scale, and producing “Solar Honey,” are new ways to increase support for large-scale solar.

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Making Solar Sweeter: Pollinator-Friendly Arrays

October 2, 2017 by  
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Introduced at VERGE 2015, and highlighted recently in training by the International Society of Sustainability Professionals, the practice of using the land under and around U.S. solar arrays to benefit pollinators is on the cusp of becoming a standard practice — as it is in Europe. Benefitting pollinators at scale, and producing “Solar Honey,” are new ways to increase support for large-scale solar.

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Moving Energy Equity from the Margins to the Mainstream

October 2, 2017 by  
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Community leaders from around the U.S. share solutions that are promoting balanced growth and shared prosperity for low-wealth people and communities of color in their respective work across energy, transportation, land-use and economic inclusion.

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Sena Runa creates meticulously intricate designs using the art of paper quilling

November 17, 2015 by  
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QMilk Recycles Milk Into Multiple Other Products

September 1, 2015 by  
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No use in crying over spilt milk, right? Make it into an eco-friendly fiber, instead! The folks at Qmilk have done just that. Using milk that is no longer available for food sale, the innovative company is using the casein protein found in milk to…

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Is Zero Waste Grocery The Answer To Growing Landfills?

September 1, 2015 by  
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Plastic. It’s all around us. Even people like Beth Terry whose mission it is to live a plastic-free life admit that it’s a very difficult endeavor. The instant gratification culture in the U.S. doesn’t lend itself to a waste-free mentality. One…

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A 4-step approach to reducing corporate food waste

August 13, 2013 by  
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Better using the food we produce has clear financial and environmental benefits.

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IBM smart building software helps schools counteract budget cuts

February 5, 2013 by  
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Three U.S. schools are using the software to save money and generate new revenue streams.

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