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by Anonymous, May 15, 2008
May 15, 2008 - A new U.S. government study finds that incorporating sustainable design features into existing office buildings boosts employee satisfaction 29%, Federal Times reports. The study...
by Anonymous, May 15, 2008
May 15, 2008 - Dell has announced plans for an aggressive product-redesign program aimed at making its desktop and laptop computers 25% more energy efficient within three years.The company plans to...
by Anonymous, May 15, 2008
May 15, 2008 - Mars Snackfood has flipped the switch on its first landfill gas project, which will recover methane gas from a Waco, Texas, landfill and convert it to steam energy for the company's...
by Anonymous, May 15, 2008
May 15, 2008 - Smart Papers has broken ground on a $30 million biomass cogeneration facility at its Hamilton, Ohio, manufacturing center that the company says will power all of its operations by next...
by Anonymous, May 14, 2008
Bobbie Parisi is the mastermind behind the KEEN Footwear's Hybrid.STAND campaign, which netted a mention on Advertising Age's list of top 50 marketing ideas for 2007. In this SLM interview, she...
by Jacquelyn Ottman, May 14, 2008
Some surveys show a "green gap" between what consumers say they want and what they actually buy. Green marketing expert and SLM contributor Jacquelyn Ottman isn't so sure.A new pollshows that 76% of...
by Anonymous, May 14, 2008
In this video, commissioned by IBM, BusinessGreen editor James Murray talks to Luke Shutler, business development manager in IBM's Systems & Technology Group, about the pros and cons of the...
by Anonymous, May 14, 2008
May 14, 2008 - UPS, operator of the largest green delivery fleet in the U.S., has placed new orders for 200 hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) and 300 compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles. The purchase...
by Anonymous, May 14, 2008
May 14, 2008 - Starbucks says it aims to power all of its stores with 50% renewable energy and incorporate green building standards into all new-store construction by 2010. The announcement comes...
by Anonymous, May 14, 2008
May 14, 2008 - Cisco has unveiled two new versions of its TelePresence videoconferencing system spanning both ends of the meeting-size spectrum, from one-on-one conversations to large training...
by Anonymous, May 14, 2008
May 14, 2008 - Simon Property Group, which runs 300 malls and shopping centers throughout the U.S., says it has slashed emissions and cut costs significantly thanks to energy-efficiency upgrades...
by Anonymous, May 14, 2008
May 14, 2008 - Quartet, a maker of office accessories, has launched a new line of whiteboards and bulletin boards made from sustainably harvested, entirely recyclable materials. Products in the new...
by Anonymous, May 14, 2008
BURLINGAME, CA, May 13, 2008 - Sustainable Brands '08, the only event that addresses how to leverage all aspects of sustainability as a driver of brand value, serves as a news venue as several...
by Anonymous, May 13, 2008
Smart strategies for staying true to your company's corporate responsibility goals, as recommended by the people in the trenches. (CRO) Read more...
by Anonymous, May 13, 2008
There are many low-cost and no-cost design upgrades to boost the environmental performance of existing buildings, as this whitepaper shows. According to a survey of buildings that have earned the U.S...
by Anonymous, May 13, 2008
May 13, 2008 - Wal-Mart Canada has announced plans to phase out all PVC plastic packaging from the compact fluorescent lightbulbs it sells, switching to recycled-content cardboard instead. The change...
by Anonymous, May 13, 2008
May 13, 2008 - Consumers are getting better at fingering the companies that aren't doing their part against climate change, even within industries that have a generally good reputation on the issue,...
by Anonymous, May 13, 2008
May 13, 2008 - Toshiba says it plans to begin mass-producing direct methanol fuel cells with an eye toward bringing fuel cell-powered products to market by March 2009, IDG reports. Direct methanol...
by Anonymous, May 13, 2008
May 13, 2008 - Top companies including Ford, Alcoa, and Wal-Mart have launched a new climate reporting registry in Brazil. The Brazil GHG Protocol Program will serve as a voluntary registry of...
by Anonymous, May 12, 2008
Earmarked new funds for green IT? Don't make a move until you've figured out exactly how much energy your datacenter facilities already use. By Doug Washburn According to a recent survey by...
by Anonymous, May 12, 2008
Kindley Walsh Lawlor has her hands full bringing ECO, Gap Inc.'s sweeping sustainability program, to the design tables and retail outlets of Gap, Old Navy, and Banana Republic. Read on for her advice...
by Anonymous, May 12, 2008
May 12, 2008 - Starwood is planning a new hotel chain built to the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED certification standards. Hotels built under the new Element brand will include a range of...
by Anonymous, May 12, 2008
May 12, 2008 - Renault and Nissan, which in January signed a deal with California firm Project Better Place to begin mass-producing electric cars, may pour as much as $1 billion into the venture,...
by Anonymous, May 12, 2008
May 12, 2008 - Dell has responded to a barrage of blogger complaints by pledging to work with its vendors on designing more resource-efficient product packaging. The company was hit with an Earth Day...
by Anonymous, May 12, 2008
May 12, 2008 - eBay has cut the ribbon on a massive rooftop solar array at its headquarters in San Jose, Calif. The 650-kilowatt system is expected to generate 18% of the power needs for the San Jose...
by Anonymous, May 12, 2008
May 12, 2008 - Toxic releases to air and land caused by mercury-containing products in the U.S. plunged an estimated 88% from 1990 to 2005, according to a new study from the U.S. Environmental...
by Anonymous, May 12, 2008
May 12, 2008 - Travelport, a global travel conglomerate, has created an online reporting tool that measures the carbon footprint of business trips using the internationally recognized Greenhouse Gas...
by Anonymous, May 9, 2008
The U.S. government maintains this website to help small business owners green their operations. Includes articles on starting a green business, complying with environmental regulations, and getting...
by Anonymous, May 9, 2008
May 9, 2008 - Schneider National, the largest truckload carrier in the U.S., is limiting its drivers to a top speed of 60 miles per hour in an effort to boost fleet efficiency. The company...
by Anonymous, May 9, 2008
May 9, 2008 - Datacenter operator Digital Realty Trust is set to provide its customers with "detailed and actionable information" on whether and how much their IT facilities are contributing to...

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