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How to Build and Retrofit a Sustainable Home

Green Business Bureau

Building and Retrofitting a Sustainable Home. Whether you’re building from scratch or adding onto an existing home, there are a variety of green building materials and products on the market today to create your sustainable home vision. ENERGY EFFICIENT WINDOWS.

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Trashpresso is the first mobile plastic upcycling platform

AGreenLiving

It is the world’s first mobile industrial-grade plastic trash upcycling platform. The Trashpresso unit is only the size of two industrial refrigerators and is designed to help with the collection, sorting and upcycling of plastic waste with a minimal air and water footprint. Trashpresso units consume only seven kilowatt hour of electricity and can service a community of up to 10,000 people, processing 500 kilograms of plastic waste per day.

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The Green Business Certification Checklist: How To Prepare and Plan for Success 

Green Business Bureau

Depending on the type of business you are and the industry you’re in, you might consider any of the following types of green certifications: Overall Green Business Certifications. Commercial Green Building Certifications. Energy – How much energy do we use?

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250 Bishopsgate: Bringing nature into a London building

Business Green

NatWest Group explains how sustainability has been embedded into its flagship building in London. Once inside the modern glass and steel exterior of the NatWest Group's London flagship building, located in 250 Bishopsgate, it reveals itself as a giant greenhouse.

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The 2021 GreenBiz 30 Under 30

GreenBiz

Clean energy for Native American communities. Decarbonized buildings. And that’s his hope for the apparel and footwear industry as a whole. I've always been an energy nerd and I just knew that was my place. Associate Engineer, Point Energy Innovations, San Francisco.

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The Green Business Certification Checklist: How To Prepare and Plan for Success 

Green Business Bureau

Depending on the type of business you are and the industry you’re in, you might consider any of the following types of green certifications: Overall Green Business Certifications. Commercial Green Building Certifications. Energy – How much energy do we use?

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Waste Management Checklist: 26 Tips For Minimizing Waste

Green Business Bureau

Can you find ways to recycle or upcycle waste materials? This section also includes industry-specific waste items such as medical waste , agricultural waste , and oil and gas production waste. Examples include transitioning to biofuel and electric run vehicles and machinery.

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Royal Robbins Partners with the Green Business Bureau to Accelerate Sustainability Practices at Brand Retail Stores

Green Business Bureau

“ My favorite thing we’ve done at my store in Seattle is putting timers on our lights to ensure that we aren’t wasting power. Our whole store system is timed too, with the help of our building management.

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Green Your Workplace With These Eco-Friendly Office Products and Supplies

Green Business Bureau

But all of this stuff is made from resources of some kind, uses up energy and eventually winds up as waste. Energy Star offers a variety of certified electronics such as computers , monitors , TVs and telephones. Bathrooms also use their fair share of energy and generate waste.

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Sights & Insights: A Look Back at Interactive 2019

Elemental Excelerator

CEOs and leaders of 19 portfolio companies spoke about the ir vision to move markets in energy, water, agriculture, mobility, and the circular economy and outlined the opportunities that will come from looking around corners to solve them. Here, Christine Ho, CEO of Imprint Energy explains how their ultra-thin printed batteries can power the next generation of electronics. “The rate in which you can go is the rate that you build trust. ENERGY.

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How To Create A Sustainability Plan: Executive Guide To Becoming A Sustainable Business – Step 4

Green Business Bureau

Part 2: Goals and KPIs – This section documents your current baseline in terms of your eco profile which includes your energy usage, water usage, carbon emissions and overall eco score. Every industry and every business uses resources and energy differently.

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Eco Friendly Office: Creating the Ideal Green Home Office Environment

Green Business Bureau

By demanding less office space, telecommuting can positively contribute to global energy conservation efforts and reduce the volumes of non-biodegradable office waste. These will not only reduce your overall environmental impact, but will also lower your energy bill.

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Meet the Innovators in Elemental Excelerator’s 9th Cohort

Elemental Excelerator

“We’re looking forward to partnering deeply with Cohort 9 companies and their community partners to help improve existing water, food, circular economy, energy and mobility systems.” Upcycling textile waste in collaboration with leading brands and supply chain partners.

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The alcohol company that is committed to good on Earth

AGreenLiving

For starters, they source 100% clean energy, combining carbon-free solar and wind energy through SDGE’s Power100 program. They use 100% organic ingredients and upcycled an old brewery for their operations. Right now, it’s a complicated thing to turn a brewery green, because everything from energy to packaging and shipping carbon footprint needs to be addressed. Business Green Recycle Eco energy home japan noreferrer-noopener office

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How To Implement A Sustainability Plan: Executive Guide To Becoming A Sustainable Business – STEP 6

Green Business Bureau

Phase 3: Monitor and Manage Initiatives – Your sustainability program needs to be managed with the same discipline and rigor applied to other important and strategic corporate programs. May include meetings with press and industry analysts. Monitor and Manage Initiatives.

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Green Innovation or Greenwashing? Which Companies Are Really Making a Difference?

GreenTech Gazette

They have invested heavily in the production of fuel-efficient vehicles with a strong focus on developing a vehicle powered by a hydrogen fuel cell- the Honda Clarity. Two square meters of these panels can potentially absorb as much CO2 as a mature tree. Sustainability is big business!

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Eco Friendly Retail Packaging Complete Guide (Sustainable Packaging Innovations)

Green Business Bureau

Polluting packaging agents build up to foul habitats and ecological systems, creating unstable environments which threaten human well-being and security. Fossil fuel energy avoidance : Incineration with energy recovery. Combustion with energy generated.

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Global Briefing: US Senate backs plan to make daylight saving time permanent

Business Green

Campaigners maintain the move could improve health, boost economic activity, and lead to lower energy demand and carbon emissions. Workshops for those that want to upcycle waste. The global energy crisis has quickly become acute," Ardern said. "We

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The 2021 GreenBiz 30 Under 30

AGreenLiving

Clean energy for Native American communities. Decarbonized buildings. And that’s his hope for the apparel and footwear industry as a whole. “I’ve always been an energy nerd and I just knew that was my place. That voice is powerful.”

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Winners of the 2022 Design Educates Awards

AGreenLiving

The awards were set up by the Laka Foundation and were inspired by Dr. Peter Kuczia’s research, Educating Buildings (Bildende Bauten). The perforations in the building shell also allow for interactions between the artists and nature, while sheltering from the elements. The site consists of prefabricated wooden cabins, public classrooms and space to build architecture using natural materials.