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While a new GfK study shows a pushback among consumers when it comes to paying premium for green products, empirical data shows a different picture.
Aesthetics of the built environment don’t just make things look better, but rather enhance the usability and productivity of the things we buy and the buildings we inhabit.
Boeing has found that demonstrations [in partnership with airlines] helps accelerate focus on technology, and give a sense of urgency in developing environmentally progressive technologies.
Think about the last big event you attended – low impact is probably not the first phrase that pops into your head. Event planning leaves a heavy footprint…
Kathy Zarsky – entrepreneur, systems thinker, process mapper, green building leader, Biomimicry Specialist and founder of BiomimicryTX – convened a panel at the SXSW Eco Conference in Austin, Texas last week with four other panelists who are innovators in biomimetic design. Their session discussed ways to utilize nature’s guiding principles to inform and transform our organizations.
SAP Labs has all of that, but has taken a few extra measures that go well beyond the architectural to make certain environmental goals are met and that employees are both happy and productive – including comprehensive day care, a startup style “Apphaus,” and 100% composting of organic waste and paper.
How come Agassi, who was described on the 2009 TIME 100 list as “the closest we’ve seen to a Steve Jobs of clean tech — visionary, technologist, businessman” is no longer leading the company he founded? Here are four possible reasons.
Governor Jerry Brown directed the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to allow oil refineries to produce winter-blend gasoline a few weeks earlier than usual.
Ford Motors and Schneider Electric are teaming up to increase the presence of electric chargers for the upcoming Ford Electric Focus as electric vehicles continue battle for global market share. The American car manufacturer announced at the Paris Motor show they will provide Schneider Electric’s EVLINK charging stations across Europe for homes and businesses. The … Continued
The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) just released their annual scorecard for the most energy-efficient states.
August’s massive blackout highlights the critical crossroads Indians and residents of fast developing nations around the world face: to try to emulate the fossil fuel-dependent development paths followed by developed nations or a sustainable development path centered on local, distributed renewable energy sources.
Two studies from Portland and New York City reveal bicyclists spend more than their peers who arrive at the same neighborhoods via car or public transport.