How the Cloud Is Going Green

August 14, 2017 by  
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You already know the many lauded benefits of the cloud — it saves paper, equipment and raw materials, while also providing employees and workplace teams an easier means to access important documents and files. But you may have also heard about how…

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Quantifying water as a liquid asset

January 7, 2017 by  
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As drought, flooding and pollution made headlines year-round in 2016, some experts and organization pushed for a return to the basics, solutions that mimicked nature or protected water at its source, while also developing innovative new finance models to fund the mounting costs water management requires.

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Accor’s PLANET 21 program brings sustainability to all of its hotels

April 17, 2012 by  
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The hotel giant is expanding its environmental initiatives to align its future growth with environmental and social responsibility, while also helping its guests reduce their impacts.

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Creating a ‘Business-Friendly’ Approach to Conservation

July 6, 2011 by  
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In its more than 25 years of existence, The Conservation Fund has applied an agile, entrepreneurial model to buying and conserving ecosystems, while also leaving space for economic activity in those ecosystems.

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Why Broadband is a Lynchpin of a Sustainable Global Economy

July 6, 2011 by  
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We are at a historic moment where we will either enter into a contest for finite resources — where most will lose in the long term — or we can enter into a golden age of almost limitless economic growth, without the serious threat of climate change, built on the potential of communications.

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Costco Strengthens Seafood Policy Following Wave of Criticism

March 4, 2011 by  
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The company revealed it would stop selling a dozen at-risk species in its wholesale club stores, while also committing to buying canned tuna and farmed species that meet emerging sustainability standards.

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How a Utility Brings Smiles to Consumers

October 7, 2010 by  
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Utilities are facing unprecedented demands to reduce load and increase efficiency, while also fighting an uphill battle to change consumer behavior. Here’s how one utility is winning the fight

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Honor and Serve Outdoors this September 11th

August 12, 2010 by  
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The Sierra Club is excited to announce a new opportunity to participate in the growing youth-driven movement to engage in community service while also honoring those who defend our country every day. This week we launched Serve Outdoors , a call to participate in the September 11th National Day of Service and Remembr…

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World’s Largest Tidal Turbine Unveiled in Scotland – Yes, It’s Humongous

August 12, 2010 by  
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photos: Atlantis Resources Corp. There are some big tidal turbines out there, but none so massive as the one pictured above: The Atlantis Resources AK1000, just unveiled in Scotland and due to be installed at the European Marine Energy Centre in Orkney later this summer.

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Banks Saying No To King Coal, Massey Energy

August 12, 2010 by  
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photo via flickr Good news from the world of finance. Over the last two years, Bank of America, Citi, JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, Credit Suisse, and Morgan Stanley have adopted policies to limit their financing of companies involved in the practice mountaintop removal (MTR) coal mining.

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