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Got Wind? Not Sure? Wind Products Can Help

Many homeowners around the world are interested in exploring opportunities for small scale wind, but a gap exists between education and action. There…
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Rediscover Nature’s Gifts with Benchic Organic Chocolates

The amount of information available about eating organic can be overwhelming. What fruits and vegetables should be consumed organic only? Which foods are…
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Userful Offers Affordable, Green Computing for Schools Worldwide

Userful, a Canadian-based computer company, can perform a magic trick. It can turn one computer into ten. This sleight-of-hand has brought computers to…

Catchafire Matches Professionals to Volunteer Projects [Video]

Catchafire creates structured, skills-based volunteer opportunities for professionals who want to give back in a meaningful way.  Rachael Chong founded the company, which…
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Money Flowing To Water Technologies, Slowly

By Ellisa Feinstein It’s no surprise that a good percentage of companies represented at the recent GoingGreen conference provide wastewater treatment solutions. In…

Filanthropists.com: Socially Conscious Shopping

By Jillian Interlichia We live in a consumer culture.  Even those of us who try to be conscious of our purchases, where they…
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ThinkEco’s Modlet Makes Saving Energy Easy

ThinkEco has announced the start of their Eco Empowered Initiative featuring their new product, the modlet. They plan to enroll up to 100…
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The Vegetarian Butcher Opens Palettes (and Minds) To a Meat Free Diet

Much like environmentalists focusing on scary outsized statistics and nagging people to change their behavior has proven less than effective, moving people to…
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Video Interview: Aaron Marcus of AM and A on Motivating Culture Towards Sustainability

By Connie Kwan Cultural resistance can be a significant roadblock for GreenTech adoption.  GreenTech entrepreneurs can only be as successful at selling GreenTech…
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Interview: Shane Keaney of Bord Na Móna on Cleaning Air with Seashells

By Connie Kwan Using local waste materials to clean air and water makes good sense.  This video from the recent Going Green 2010…
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Connecting Big and Small Business: Money Meets Innovation

Radical breakthrough innovation often happens in garages, window-less offices, and coffee shops.  Small companies innovate.  Ideas take off and get big when they are…
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Interview: Jim Loughrey of Switch Genie

By Connie Kwan Many of today’s buildings were designed in the 70s and 80s when electricity was penny cheap, and lighting needs where…
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Biomimicry and Green Chemistry Collide

We know that green chemistry works.  We know that biomimicry works.  Is there a possibility that the two crossing will create good things?…
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Interview: Pat McIntyre of ET Water Systems on More Efficient Irrigation

By Connie Kwan Irrigation accounts for about a third of water use in the United States.  Traditional irrigation control that uses sensors to…
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Video Interview: Mike Hart of Sierra Energy talks about zero waste

By Connie Kwan Is zero waste a pipe dream?  This video interview from the recent Going Green 2010 conference with Mike Hart and…