3 Phases of Sustainable Landscape Business Growth – Green Industry Pros

All landscape companies go through different phases, each of which present a set of challenges that must be met in order to advance to the next phase. According to Steven Cohen, a landscape/snow industry veteran and principal of GreenMark Consulting Group, these challenges are fairly predictable. Thus, a company can continue to thrive in the […]

Rovio Entertainment: “Angry Birds, Happy Planet” climate action … – Business Wire (press release)

ESPOO, Finland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rovio Entertainment and Sony Pictures humbled to join esteemed honorees including U.S. President Barack Obama for championing solutions to the planet’s most urgent challenges The UN Foundation has recognized Rovio Entertainment and Sony Pictures with a Global Leadership Award for the “Angry Birds, Happy Planet” global marketing and outreach campaign to raise awareness […]

Green Building Entrepreneurs Think Sustainability is Key to Economic Growth – Business News Daily

Credit: ponsulak/Shutterstock From improving energy efficiency to mitigating the impacts of climate change, businesses have been working to meet the demand of a marketplace that’s ever-more ecologically conscious. One industry in which this shift has been markedly noticeable is construction, where companies have turned to new, more efficient techniques. “In major markets now, conventional construction […]

Ain't no sunshine in the solar energy market, where prices are plunging – San Francisco Business Times

The continued decline comes even as the price of photovoltaic modules – commonly known as solar panels – which represent one of the highest single equipment costs in solar energy systems, have remained relatively steady since 2012. The reports note that the price drop is mainly attributed to “soft” costs in solar energy systems including […]

Switch to green fuel: Gautam Budh Nagar DM to industrialists … – Business Standard

Industrialists should switch to green fuel and help in checking environmental pollution, DM said Press Trust of India  |  Greater Noida  August 10, 2016 Last Updated at 06:57 IST http://mybs.in/2TGq2E3 Copy tiny URL to save and share articles. The district administration of Gautam Budh Nagar appealed the industrialists to switch to green fuels and install […]

Pressure mounts on car emissions – is green fuel the answer? – Business Green

Transport Secretary moots tax hike for diesel vehicles to cut air pollution, as experts suggest government must introduce bio-based petrol to meet EU targets It has been 10 months since the US Environmental Protection Agency discovered Volkswagen intentionally cheated emissions tests to make its diesel cars appear more environmentally friendly than they actually were. Since […]

Business Beat: GO-EDC presents program on green energy – Oneonta Daily Star

The Greater Oneonta Economic Development Council will present a program on green energy and meeting future energy needs at 4 p.m. June 20. Professor Jeff Freedman, research associate from the Atmospheric Sciences Research Center at Albany University speak at the program, which will be at the Oneonta Hampton Inn. Freedman will offer a “dream first” […]

What are the different types of green fuel? – Business Car Manager

Our guide to the different types of green fuel There are more types of green fuel than just electricity – and not all of them are available in this country. But green fuels are becoming increasingly important in the search for low-emission, ultra-low emission and  zero emission vehicles. For business drivers in particular, the benefits […]

Green gadgets and practices for an eco-friendly lifestyle – International Business Times AU

A “green” way of living is not just the next cool thing — it’s a responsible, smart way of enjoying a lifestyle that protects your health, beautifies your home, and saves you some money, while helping you do your part in protecting the environment. As The Daily Mail reports, the most popular wedding gift in […]