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by Anonymous, May 19, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 19, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 19, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 19, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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,...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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,...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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...
by Anonymous, May 16, 2008
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. "...
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...
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