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Tom Wright Interview Part One: Fundamentals Of Zero Waste

[See part two of Tom Wright’s interview here] What is zero waste? Is it really zero? And what are the best practices being…
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Interview: Best Practices in Government Green Business Programs

Offices are where most of us work. And they are energy, water and paper hogs. The Energy Information Agency reports that offices annually…
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Green Box Top Daily Price Discount Special: A Best Practice For Growing Green Revenues!

The Groupon business model is to offer daily price specials via email to customers that sign up to receive these types of price…
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Nominate Your Sustainable CEO

Last year I posted the question, “Who are our top sustainable CEOs?” Your responses were very enlightening. Last year’s top vote getters included…

Interview: “Chief Mom” At Plum Organics

According to the EPA’s Guidelines for Carcinogen Risk Assessment children receive 50% of their lifetime cancer risks in the first two years of…

Interview: John Williams on Frog’s Leap Sustainable Business Strategy

Are you looking for a business strategy to spark your revenue growth? Or maybe you are looking for a job within a growth…
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Interview: Nancy Bailey On Quivira Winery Biodynamic Farming

According to the USDA , the US has increased its use of nitrogen fertilizer by 450% to 13 million tons annually over the…
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Video Interview: Numi Tea CEO Ahmed Rahim

In talking with businesses and entrepreneurs I am almost always asked these two questions: Is there a green industry or market segment experiencing…

Video Interview: Clif Bar Marketing to the Wellness Customer

TrendWatching.com identifies the rise of the “wellthy” as a major 2011 Consumer Trend. These consumers hold being in good health to be as…
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Video Interview: Kevin Cleary, President of Clif Bar

Since 2002, when Clif Bar made the strategic decision to source product ingredients from organic farms, the company has achieved impressive growth even…
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Which Companies Do You Trust? Harris Poll Suggests Not Many

A Harris Poll posted this question with a list of various industries: “Which of these industries do you think are generally honest and…
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Residential Solar: Potential Jobs and Barriers to Success

Research on the U.S. and German solar industry suggests a permanent job is created for every six to nine homes that install a…
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Selling Residential Solar: 1BOG’s Group Price Discount Campaigns

“What’s a fair price for a solar power system?” This is a huge question facing a homeowner exploring the purchase of a roof…
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How To Sell Residential Solar: SunRun’s “Solar Service”

According to Bloomberg New Energy Finance research America ranks 5th in the world in terms of installed solar power capacity. The solar industry…

Re3: Diverting Landfill Waste To Produce Green Energy

According to the EPA each of us contribute 64 TONS of landfill waste during our lifetime. Imagine the environmental benefits if this waste…