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  • Why understanding the true value of water is smart business

    24 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Steve Bolton

    Forward-thinking businesses ought to monetize water risk so it can be factored into investment decisions and considered alongside other business metrics.
  • How Costa Rica has been unlocking the value of its rainforest

    24 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Carlos Manuel Rodriguez

    Payment for Environmental Services, a government-led initiative, has enabled the country to double the size of its forests while tripling its GDP per capita in the last 25 years.
  • Vermont's largest municipal utility goes 100 percent renewable

    24 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Laurie Guevara-Stone

    Wind, hydro and biomass provide the bulk of electricity consumed in the city of Burlington.
  • How to engage millennials? Appeal to 3 core values, 3 core traits

    24 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Bridget Croke

    Younger generations of adults enjoy characteristics of their own and ideals shared with everyone else. Here's how brands can strike up a conversation.
  • New York pursues microgrids for widespread resiliency

    24 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Elisa Wood

    Reinventing the state grid, the NYPA focuses on seven projects to keep hospitals open, prisons secure and other critical functions working during outages.
  • Why stakeholder engagement is key to successful CSR programs

    23 October 2014, 3:32 pm by: Kim Heismann

    Building online communities to engage with stakeholders conveniently, transparently, authentically and frequently is key to unlocking business value.
  • 9 ways sustainability drives profit

    23 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Chris Hummel

    From lower costs to higher brand performance and improved employee morale, a serious business case can be made for sustainability. In case we forgot.
  • Coke, Philips, Shell call for big climate cuts in Europe

    23 October 2014, 3:01 am by: James Murray

    Businesses want a 40 percent reduction in emissions by 2030 as concerns mount over lack of support for carbon capture and storage.
  • For Sprint, communications is core to climate resilience

    23 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Ann Goodman

    Here's a look behind Sprint's future-proofing plans for its networks, fleets, emergency response and more.
  • Stericycle, DOT and CDC help hospitals prepare for Ebola waste

    23 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Janet Howard

    For health care sustainability managers, there's an emerging waste stream to consider: infectious waste from the Ebola virus.
  • Denis Hayes: From Earth Day to the Bullitt Center

    23 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Mike Hower

    Earth Day may be Hayes's most famous project, but his quest to get the Bullitt Center certified as a Living Building is fascinating.
  • Patagonia launches 'Vote the Environment' campaign

    22 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Robert Kropp

    The apparel company seeks to help officials who will support advancing renewable energy.
  • Inside Paul Hawken’s audacious plan to 'drawdown' climate change

    22 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Joel Makower

    Can a book be the salvation to the global climate challenge?
  • Why data is essential to a Mexico City family farmer's survival

    22 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Brian Kaemingk

    How a group of EY employees were dropped near Mexico City to bring their business acumen to traditional farmers threatened by industrial farming.
  • 8 ways Big Data helps improve global water and food security

    22 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Christopher M.U. Neale

    Information about water use and availability helps us learn how to best use this resource. If we can collect the pieces, we can solve the puzzle.
  • Working together, EHS systems and CSR rocket a company to success

    22 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Anna Clark

    Environment, health and safety and corporate social responsibility shouldn't be on different worlds. As co-pilots, they take companies to new worlds.
  • 5 concepts that could revolutionize 3-D printing

    21 October 2014, 3:01 am by: GreenBiz Staff

    We piece together the puzzle of what 3-D printing technology means from a sustainability perspective.
  • Why designers are on the front lines of climate change

    21 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Susan Gladwin

    Designers around the world now play a major role in solving our world's epic challenges.
  • How She Leads: Sara Greenstein, Underwriters Laboratories

    21 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Heather Clancy

    This Illinois farm girl and "citizen of the world" is passionate about the power of a science-based sustainable supply-chain strategy.
  • Ellen Weinreb checks the pulse of the CSO profession

    21 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Joel Makower

    The good news: No one risks working themselves out of a job. The bad news: Some jobs disappear anyway.
  • Supply-chain fixes are the secret sauce for three NY companies

    21 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Trish Donohue

    What do ice cream toppings, mushroom-based packaging and paving stones in common? They all can be greener.
  • Where is water tech when you need it?

    20 October 2014, 3:01 am by: William Sarni

    Looking at the numbers, it is clear that despite the drought, investors have been ignoring a huge opportunity to address water scarcity and quality. 
  • Rupert Murdoch's News UK is leading media against climate change

    20 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Jessica Shankleman

    Chris Taylor, chief operating officer for The Sun and The Times' publisher, outlines how it has slashed waste, water and carbon emissions.
  • Ebay, Kindle and Skype rule among the greenest apps

    20 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Michael Ansaldo

    Surprises emerge among these top 20 apps named for promoting less wasteful, more efficient behavior.
  • With companies nailing disclosure, it's time to tackle performance

    20 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Emma Armstrong

    Now that companies have demonstrated they can talk the talk, it's time to walk the walk in a meaningful way.
  • Here are the 2 biggest challenges to the future of energy storage

    20 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Christine Hertzog

    Energy storage looks bright, but current solutions are far from plug-and-play. Here's why.
  • Life cycle analysis confirms renewables' lighter footprint

    17 October 2014, 3:01 am by: SustainableBusiness.com

    A transition to 39 percent renewables would produce fewer emissions than sticking with fossil fuels, even if raw materials are accounted for.
  • Defense Department integrates climate change into all operations

    17 October 2014, 3:01 am by: SustainableBusiness.com

    The Pentagon takes climate resilience seriously, even if politicians do not.
  • 5 ways to whet consumers' appetites for sustainability

    17 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Tove Malmqvist

    Consumer behavior has been improving only in dribs and drabs. Here's how to start a bigger change.
  • When climate 'wins' only lead to other clean energy battles

    17 October 2014, 3:01 am by: Ryan Gerlach

    Proponents should consider all possible reactions in order to create a smoother path forward for clean energy.

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