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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...
by Anonymous, May 9, 2008
May 9, 2008 - The Universal Postal Union (UPU), an international trade group, is working to slash greenhouse gas emissions generated by the world's postal services, beginning with a first-ever global...
by Anonymous, May 9, 2008
May 9, 2008 - Millipore, an S...
by Anonymous, May 9, 2008
May 9, 2008 - A company called Water Vend is pitching a vending machine that filters tap water and pours it into reusable sports bottles supplied by customers. The Azure vending machine removes...
by Anonymous, May 8, 2008
Think selling a skeptical public on the green virtues of the chemicals industry is a tough row to hoe? Julie Fasone-Holder, chief of marketing at Dow Chemical and head of the company s Human...
by Anonymous, May 8, 2008
May 8, 2008 - India and Brazil boast some of the greenest consumers in the world, according to a new survey from the National Geographic Society and GlobeScan, a polling firm. In general, consumers...
by Anonymous, May 8, 2008
May 8, 2008 - Nike, Stonyfield Farm, and IBM have earned top marks on a second-annual climate scorecard compiled by the nonprofit Climate Counts. Nike raked in 82 out of a possible 100 points to...
by Anonymous, May 8, 2008
May 8, 2008 - Miercom, an independent network product tester and consultancy, has unveiled a green certification program for IT equipment to help datacenter managers make smarter purchasing choices...
by Anonymous, May 7, 2008
The failure of Nau is a real tragedy. As part of my mourning process, I want to speculate - from the cheap seats - on why Nau failed and what we might all learn about sustainable business. By Phil...
by Anonymous, May 7, 2008
May 7, 2008 - Architectural consultancy Arup is incorporating sustainability objectives into its standard service in an effort to help companies design carbon-neutral buildings. The new two-part...
by Anonymous, May 7, 2008
May 7, 2008 - Global conglomerate Colgate-Palmolive is reporting steady declines in energy and water use per ton of product over the past ten years despite a 62% spike in sales over the same period,...
by Anonymous, May 7, 2008
May 7, 2008 - Pepsi is introducing a new half-liter beverage bottle that cuts plastic use by 20%. Pepsi estimates the lighter-weight bottle will divert about 20 million pounds of waste from...
by Anonymous, May 7, 2008
May 7, 2008 - U.S. consumers say that they would like to help create a better world for themselves and others, but that doesn't necessarily mean they're buying green, according to a new survey from...
by Anonymous, May 7, 2008
May 7, 2008 - National Grid is following up its recent pledge to cut companywide climate emissions 80% by 2050 with a new branding campaign aimed at encouraging customers and employees to save energy...
by Anonymous, May 7, 2008
May 7, 2008 - CVS Caremark, parent company to the pharmacy chain, has rejiggered its distribution network to travel fewer miles while transporting record amounts of product, according to the company'...
Organizational Change
by Andrew Winston, May 6, 2008
Attracting the best people is only getting tougher and, increasingly, top talent demands that employers demonstrate a solid commitment to corporate responsibility. Simply put, people want to work for...
by Anonymous, May 6, 2008
A slew of tiny car companies in Europe and the U.S. are racing to produce the next "green" car, betting that soaring demand will allow them to survive alongside the giants of Detroit, Stuttgart, and...
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