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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…
Green Machine by AM and A

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…
Sierra Energy Talk at Going Green 2010

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…
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Video Interview: Chris Erickson of Climate Earth on Managing the Double Bottom Line

By Connie Kwan Life Cycle Analysis and CSR Reports are now mainstream parts of the business lexicon.  However, decision making based on these…
OnGreen

Video Interview: Tony Zhang of OnGreen.com on Accelerating GreenTech Investments

By Connie Kwan Finding investors can be particularly challenging for GreenTech entrepreneurs because investors are unfamiliar with the concept.  At the recent Going…
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Video Interview: Paul Steinberg of Avego talks about the Future of Transport

By Connie Kwan Millions of empty seats travel around the country on a daily basis – an incredible waste of increasingly valuable energy…
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Video Interview: Arthur Chait of EOPlex Talks About Green Semiconductor Packaging

By Connie Kwan Electronics are here to stay.  Unfortunately, so is E-waste, and it’s only going to increase in the coming years. The…