Business Sustainability Trends to Expect in 2022

The Environmental Blog

Businesses also step forward in supporting this cause. If you want to make your business sustainable, you may be interested in the expected trends in this field this 2022. Increase in the use of commercial solar panels. Sustainability

Sustainability Guide For Commercial Landscaping And Lawncare Businesses

Green Business Bureau

Sustainable Commercial Landscaping and Lawn Care. Lawncare and landscaping businesses that are eco-friendly and practice sustainability are realizing real benefits including cost savings, new customers, and sales growth. Customers Are Demanding Sustainability.

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6 Ways Businesses Can Save with Renewable Energy (No Electricity Bills + Tax Incentives)

The Environmental Blog

Many businesses’ top concern is finding ways to free up cash flow continuously. The good news is that the mass adoption of solar energy presents another opportunity to save money. Reduced or Eliminated Energy Bills. When all the small businesses in the U.S. Energy

Renewable and Resilient Energy in Commercial Buildings

GreenBiz

Commercial buildings account for 33 percent of electricity usage in the U.S. But to be truly sustainable, energy solutions must be not only clean, but also resilient and affordable today, representing a major opportunity for decarbonization.

The Power of Renewable Energy in Commercial Buildings

Strategic Sustainability Consulting

Commercial buildings account for 33 percent of electricity usage in the United States, representing a clear area to focus decarbonization efforts. However for this effort to be sustainable, energy solutions have to be clean, resilient, and affordable.

How Businesses Cut Energy and Fuel Usage

Green Living Guy

In less than a decade, the typical small business startup has changed a lot. Modern companies tend to have fewer workers, take up less office space (if any) and use less energy. The human imagination continued to come up with ways to get by with less fuel and energy.

American Electric Power, Sempra launch sustainable finance frameworks

Renewable Energy World

American Electric Power – operator of the nation’s largest electricity transmission system – announced on Monday the launch of a Sustainable Finance Framework (SFF) to support the funding of social and environmental projects.

Top 5 Electric Vans: Picking the Right Vehicle For Your Sustainable Business

Green Business Bureau

Businesses that use vans for service and delivery have an opportunity to be more environmentally friendly by migrating to electric vans. There are many economical and practical electric van options for business owners to choose from. Benefits Of Using Electric Vans.

Finding a Sustainability Career in Business

Green Business Bureau

Sustainability Careers. The field of sustainability in business offers many career paths, including roles in corporate, consulting, government and entrepreneurship. Some roles are very specialized and may require a degree or certification in a specific sustainability field.

Residential energy is becoming companies' business

GreenBiz

Residential energy is becoming companies' business. In this crazy upside-down world, the line between residential and commercial energy is getting fuzzy. . Everything changed so quickly, it makes sense that climate and energy teams have yet to figure out how to account for the shift. And it’s not too soon for climate-forward companies to think about how to incentivize employees to make their home (office) run off clean energy. . Energy & Climate.

Tech Startup Sustainability Guide: Running An Eco-Friendly Business

Green Business Bureau

Tech startup sustainability. Tech startup sustainability means to be purpose-driven and sustainable. For the major tech giants Salesforce , Lenovo , and Microsoft , sustainability lies at the core of these organizations. Tech startup sustainability: 6 top tips.

Sustainability 101: What is a Sustainable Business

Green Business Bureau

Businesses all around the world are becoming more sustainable, balancing their fiscal, economic, environmental and social responsibilities to protect the planet and people. So what is a sustainable business? What is a Sustainable Business? Energy Savings.

Sustainability Regulations for Business: A Brief Review

Green Business Bureau

that focus on some of the more visible, day-to-day sustainability and environmental problems like waste, pollution and carbon emissions. Understanding which sustainability regulations apply to and influence your business is part of the responsibility that comes with being a green business.

Dry Cleaning Sustainability: Getting Started Guide for Small Businesses

Green Business Bureau

Dry Cleaning and Sustainability. Dry cleaning businesses need to be eco friendly and sustainable in order to prosper in today’s rapidly evolving marketplace. Sustainability Starts with Eliminating Harmful Chemicals. Marketing Your Green Business.

5 Ways Businesses Can Decrease Their Footprint and Save Energy

Green Living Guy

Currently, sustainability has become part of our daily lives. Many organizations are contemplating reducing their carbon footprint and energy use because both employees and customers demand sustainability when doing business.

Hydrogen Commercial Development Manager

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Hydrogen Commercial Development Manager | San Diego Gas & Electric | San Diego, CA. Want to be part of the clean energy transition? SDG&E announced a climate pledge of reaching Net Zero GHG emissions by 2045, and supports California’s aggressive sustainability goals, that call for statewide carbon neutrality by 2045. To learn more about these projects and SDG&E’s commitment to sustainability, go to: www.sdge.com/sustainability.

Finding a Sustainability Career in Business

Green Business Bureau

Sustainability Careers. The field of sustainability in business offers many career paths, including roles in corporate, consulting, government and entrepreneurship. Some roles are very specialized and may require a degree or certification in a specific sustainability field.

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

Green Business Bureau

PREPARING FOR A GREEN BUSINESS CERTIFICATION WITH A CHECKLIST. But is your business green enough for certification? How do you become a greener business that can pass a certification? How do I find the right certification for my business and then prepare? Green Business.

How Can Businesses Dispose of Waste in the Most Time and Money-Efficient Way

Green Living Guy

Businesses can dispose of their waste in the most time and money-efficient way. For starters, you should look into renewable energy sources to power your equipment instead of fossil fuels. But how?

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Solar Commercial Project Developer

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Solar Commercial Project Developer | Sun Light & Power | Berkeley, CA. Company Profile: For over 44 years, Sun Light & Power (SLP), based in Berkeley, CA, has provided industry leading solar energy and storage solutions for commercial and residential customers throughout California. Sun Light & Power has gained a reputation for quality, safety and B-Corporation values, by transitioning to 100% collaborative employee-ownership.

Ethical Fashion: 3 Things To Know About Sustainable Clothing Printing

The Environmental Blog

With consumer awareness and consciousness shifting toward sustainable fashion, businesses in the clothing industry began to focus on making brands ethical. Yet, this is why sustainable clothing printing comes in as a more eco-friendly means of printing custom T-shirts and other clothes.

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Accelerating energy transition by forming virtual power plants on blockchain

Renewable Energy World

Influenced by the increasing penetration of “behind-the-meter” distributed energy resources (DER), power systems are experiencing a paradigm shift from a centralized structure to a decentralized one. Contributed by Dr. Mohsen Khorasany , TYMLEZ.

Renewable and Resilient Energy in Commercial Buildings

AGreenLiving

Commercial buildings account for 33 percent of electricity usage in the U.S. But to be truly sustainable, energy solutions must be not only clean, but also resilient and affordable. Original post: Renewable and Resilient Energy in Commercial Buildings.

7 Sustainability Ideas To Green Up Your Small Business

Green Business Bureau

Time To “Green Up” Your Business . As the climate crisis intensifies, customers, employees, partners and governments are putting pressure on businesses to become more sustainable. This includes not only large corporations but small businesses. Idea #4 Reduce water usage .

Top Marketing Strategies for Sustainable Businesses

The Environmental Blog

Sustainable businesses tend to consider the important roles of the environment and how to protect nature for a successful business. In that way, sustainability can be achieved and maintained while facing various business challenges. Below are the top marketing strategies for sustainable businesses. This shows your commitment and passion for sustainability even in advertising practices.

Smart Meter Capital Project Manager

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Smart Meter Capital Project Manager | SDG&E | San Diego, CA. At SDG&E, we are committed to the community we call home, delivering clean, safe and reliable energy to better the lives of the people we serve in San Diego and southern Orange counties. Our commitment means 40% of the energy that SDG&E delivers to customers comes from renewable sources, exceeding California’s Renewable Portfolio Standard.

The Return on Investment (ROI) of Sustainable Business

Green Business Bureau

The Business Case for Sustainability. There is general consensus among business leaders and investors that business success today requires a commitment to sustainability. Sustainability Programs. Companies need to get serious about sustainability.

Sustainable Vineyards and Wineries: A Getting Started Guide For Businesses

Green Business Bureau

Vineyard and Winery Sustainability . Vineyard and winery owners need to get more serious about sustainability and minimize their impact on the environment. . What Is A Sustainable Vineyard and Winery. Sustainable Vineyard and Winery Terms To Understand. Energy Efficiency.

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Workplace EV charging: Lessons from sustainability trailblazers

GreenBiz

Workplace EV charging: Lessons from sustainability trailblazers. Businesses are reaping the environmental and social benefits of providing electric vehicle charging for employees. Optimize energy management. Source from renewable power. Electric Vehicles.

Engineer I – Electric Metering Engineering

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Engineer I – Electric Metering Engineering | San Diego Gas & Electric | San Diego, CA. SDG&E is an innovative San Diego-based energy company that provides clean, safe and reliable energy to better the lives of the people it serves in San Diego and southern Orange counties. SDG&E is a subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE). Such projects may include, but not limited to, Smart Meter 2.0,

Best of GBB in 2021: Green Businesses Leading the Sustainable Business Movement

Green Business Bureau

Our members continue to amaze us with their commitment to sustainability and their innovative green and social responsibility initiatives. They lead by example and demonstrate how business can be used as a platform for good. Ginkgo Sustainability.

Electric Metering Operations Manager

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Electric Metering Operations Manager | SDG&E | San Diego, CA. SDG&E is an innovative San Diego-based energy company that provides clean, safe and reliable energy to better the lives of the people it serves in San Diego and southern Orange counties. SDG&E is a subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE). Train technical employees and complete special project metering inventory. . Job Description.

Energy Analytics: The Power to Reach Net Zero

Bidgely

These companies are deeply invested in diversifying their energy sources, embracing energy efficiency, evolving their business models, and fully transitioning. Consumers themselves are realizing that the way they use energy is proving to be unsustainable.

20 Sustainable Business Practices for Your Workplace and Office

Green Business Bureau

The Benefits of Sustainable Business Practices. A green wave is currently surging through the business world in full force, and it’s not expected to let up anytime soon. Limiting your office’s water use is another area where cost-savings and sustainability go hand-in-hand.

6 smart solutions for eco-friendly businesses

The Environmental Blog

Going green may boost your business’ bottom line. Have a glimpse at the business world in 2021, whether brick-and-mortar facilities or online organisations, and you’ll immediately notice a wide divergence in the amount of effort poured into eco-friendly initiatives. Sustainability

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Senior Strategic Business Planner: Electric Vehicles at SMUD

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Senior Strategic Business Planner: Electric Vehicles | SMUD | Sacramento. As part of the plan, SMUD aims to support the electrification of more than ¼ of light duty vehicles and a comparable share of the commercial medium / heavy duty (MHD) fleet in Sacramento by 2030. As part of this scope, activities that accelerate benefits of electric transportation to our under-resourced communities will be prioritized.

Comparing the Carbon Footprint of Small Businesses to Large Corporations

Green Business Bureau

Understandably, the larger a company is, the more waste it produces, the more resources it uses, and the more energy it consumes. Small businesses, too, play a part in the harmful practices damaging the planet. As mentioned, every business, no matter its size, has a carbon footprint.

Comparing the Carbon Footprint of Small Businesses to Large Corporations

Green Business Bureau

Understandably, the larger a company is, the more waste it produces, the more resources it uses, and the more energy it consumes. Small businesses, too, play a part in the harmful practices damaging the planet. As mentioned, every business, no matter its size, has a carbon footprint.

20 C-suite sustainability champions for 2021

GreenBiz

20 C-suite sustainability champions for 2021. These 20 C-suite executives have steered their companies forward through much disruption, providing inspiration for the possibilities of advancing sustainability, social responsibility and circular business models — sometimes all at once.

The Return on Investment (ROI) of Sustainable Business

Green Business Bureau

The Business Case for Sustainability. There is general consensus among business leaders and investors that business success today requires a commitment to sustainability. Sustainability Programs. Companies need to get serious about sustainability.

ESG vs Sustainability: What’s the Difference?

Green Business Bureau

ESG vs. Sustainability. The meanings of the terms “ESG” and “Sustainability” are evolving and it’s important to understand the difference. TL;DR -> ESG and Sustainability are starting to be used interchangeably. Let’s consider a few popular usages of “ESG”.

Three Regional Clean Energy Companies Graduate from Cleantech San Diego Business Accelerator

CleanTech San Diego

Aquacycl, Kitu Systems, and Nuvve Complete Southern California Energy Innovation Network (SCEIN) Program. The program offers free business services through a consortium of regional partner organizations to help energy entrepreneurs successfully bring their innovations to market.

A 21st-century reinvention of the electric grid is crucial for solving the climate change crisis

Renewable Energy World

Then, beginning around 2009, first wind turbines and then solar photovoltaic panels decreased enough in cost to become competitive in electricity markets. will need to nearly triple its 2020 growth rate for the grid to be 80% powered by clean energy by 2030. (As electricity.