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This website is dedicated to helping restaurateurs move toward more sustainable operations. Find tips and resources, as well as case studies from several restaurants that have successfully...
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May 20, 2008 - PepsiCo Foodservice has partnered with the Green Restaurant Association (GRA), a not-for-profit trade group, to serve up environmental assessments for foodservice operators that sell...
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May 20, 2008 - Fujitsu Siemens Computers says it has developed the world's first monitor that requires no electricity at all while on standby. The so-called "zero-watt monitor" features a special...
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BMW is two-thirds of the way through a three-year green IT program to improve the efficiency of its datacenters and desktop IT systems. In this podcast, BMW VP Bennie Vorster talks about the company'...
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May 20, 2008 - IT hosting provider Rackspace has begun loading equipment into a new datacenter that will run on biomass energy from wood chips, wastepaper, and fiber fuel. The company has...
Historically, energy projects were not considered part of core business function. So why are companies including REI, Mars, SunChips, and Smart Papers all embracing the do-it-yourself (DIY) approach?...
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May 19, 2008 - Three out of four banks are planning to build new green branches or undertake major eco-renovations of existing locations within the next two years, according to new survey from IBT...
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May 19, 2008 - A shareholder rebellion over climate policy at the world's biggest oil company has gained new momentum with the support of four leading British institutional investors. F...
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May 19, 2008 - A Toyota dealership in Rockwall, Texas, has become the first car dealership to receive LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Toyota, whose dealership in...
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May 19, 2008 - Avis Rent A Car says it will switch to an electronic format for customer brochures and other marketing materials in an effort to cut costs and save paper. Avis will now make all...
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May 19, 2008 - The Port of Los Angeles has unveiled a new zero-emissions electric drayage truck that can pull a 60,000-pound cargo container at top speeds of 40 miles per hour. The new heavy-duty...
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May 19, 2008 - Nearly two-thirds of IT managers rate their datacenter energy efficiency "average" or worse and idling servers in their development and test environments may be one of the...
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At first glance, the MAS group's new lingerie factory in Sri Lanka looks like any other. But the plant is a green factory inspired by Marks and Spencer's five-year plan to make their operations more...
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While big advertisers can afford to make big mistakes, small advertisers can only afford to make small ones. Here are three things to consider when crafting an advertising campaign for your green...
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The National Resources Defense Council has packed this online guide with tips and advice to help companies green their operations and cut costs. Includes articles on how to produce less waste,...
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May 16, 2008 - The IT energy wars are getting uglier: Nortel has released an independently verified report demonstrating that its data networking products use significantly less energy than competing...
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May 16, 2008 - Florida companies have launched a statewide ad campaign in which business leaders showcase their efforts to develop new greenhouse-gas reduction technologies. The new campaign,...
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May 16, 2008 - Outdoor gear retailer REI has announced plans to retrofit more than 10% of its stores with solar electric technology this year. Photovoltaic solar panels can generate up to 35% of...
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May 16, 2008 - Executive search firm A.E. Feldman is helping large corporations hire "energy czars" to mastermind their energy efficiency initiatives for IT operations. "Demand is intensifying for...
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May 16, 2008 - EPS Corporation, an energy-management solutions firm, has released a new tool that allows companies to track their carbon emissions at the product, plant, and corporate levels. The...
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May 16, 2008 - Days after rival Toshiba touted plans to bring direct methanol fuel cells to market in products next year, Sharp says it has made a major breakthrough in the budding green technology...
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May 16, 2008 - The U.S. will be home to a $1 trillion carbon trading market by 2020 if policymakers follow through on current plans for a domestic cap-and-trade program, according to analysis firm...
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May 16, 2008 - Fierce competition for top management talent is spilling over into the branding arena as MBAs lose interest in pushing products that lack a social conscience, Brandweek reports. "One...
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May 16, 2008 - Tailor your pitch to emphasize cost cutting and efficiency benefits or your emissions-reduction plan may never get off the ground, John Davies of AMR Research tells IndustryWeek. "...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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...
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