Wind energy sets sail on the Great Lakes

Proposals to build turbines in North America’s Great Lakes have stalled in recent years — but a new initiative aims to break through the barriers.

The year business steps up on climate action

With the backing of business, governments can move faster on their national climate plans, driving innovation, competitiveness, risk management and growth.

Why Larry Fink isn’t waiting on Washington

Blackrock’s CEO is waging a bold, long-term bet on sustainability with his threat to 1,000 CEOs. Yet there’s more beneath the surface.

Companies from DuPont to Microsoft drive social innovation

Profit with purpose is the new face of business.

The sharing economy, growing green finance, how to speak Z

The latest crop of reports for sustainability professionals.

7 things you should know about artificial intelligence

The rewards and risks for sustainability teams are significant.

Could poor transmission planning limit corporate renewable deals?

Utilities are stepping up, but a new report suggests regulators and grid operators aren’t responding fast enough.

In green communications, fear and hope have different uses

It depends in part on whether the audience is thinking locally or globally.

10 minutes with Tim Smith, Walden Asset Management

Activist shareholders, it turns out, are only human.

The State of Green Business, 2018

The good news is that the bad news could be worse.

Tax Sleuths Add Green ‘Lungs’ To The City – Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)

Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)Tax Sleuths Add Green 'Lungs' To The CityLiving Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)Due to the rising pollution levels in the city, it is becoming difficult to breathe. But the Income Tax Department here is adding green 'lungs' to the city by installing vertical gardens on its premises by making use of waste plastic bottles. The staff …

9 Amazing Health Benefits of Ashwagandha – Care2.com

Care2.com9 Amazing Health Benefits of AshwagandhaCare2.comYou can find Ashwagandha in its original form as a low-lying shrub with flat, wide green leaves and small, green bell-shaped flowers that produce orange-yellow fruit similar in appearance to cherry tomatoes. But Ashwagandha is no stranger to the tomato …

Entrepreneur Danny Kennedy sees a power transformation on many fronts

GreenBiz events. This episode: The managing director of CalCEF envisions a more equitable, inclusive future rising along with renewables.

Yes, the world can cut food waste in half

If governments follow companies such as Campbell Soup, Kellogg, Nestlé, and others with active food loss and waste reduction programs.

7 ways to build a sustainable work culture

Hint: Start small, show momentum and make sure to pack an effective punch.

Should We Be Taxing Single-Use Cups? – Care2.com

Care2.comShould We Be Taxing Single-Use Cups?Care2.comAs I've said before, single-use cups are an environmental disaster. The sooner we get off of our addiction to them, the better. But we are throwing out massive amounts of cups each year—over 50 billion in the US alone! It's an overwhelming problem …

Green Living: Artist’s salvaged exhibition forces Vancouverites to face “mindless” waste – Straight.com

Straight.comGreen Living: Artist's salvaged exhibition forces Vancouverites to face “mindless” wasteStraight.comConstructed from recovered trash, Asim Waqif's immersive Salvaged installation runs at the Vancouver Art Gallery's Offsite until April 15. Lucy Lau. If you've walked, driven, or cycled past the Vancouver Art Gallery's Offsite, an outdoor exhibition …

Slowing Our Metabolism With Nitrate-Rich Vegetables | Care2 … – Care2.com

Care2.comSlowing Our Metabolism With Nitrate-Rich Vegetables | Care2 …Care2.comThe reason greens are associated with a significantly longer lifespan may be because, like caloric restriction, they improve our energy efficiency.and more »

Green Living: Artist’s salvaged exhibition forces Vancouverites to face waste – Straight.com

Straight.comGreen Living: Artist's salvaged exhibition forces Vancouverites to face wasteStraight.comConstructed from recovered trash, Asim Waqif's immersive Salvaged installation runs at the Vancouver Art Gallery's Offsite until April 15. Lucy Lau. If you've walked, driven, or cycled past the Vancouver Art Gallery's Offsite, an outdoor exhibition …

2018 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #2

A chronological listing of news articles posted on the Skeptical Science Facebook page during the past week. Editor’s Pick Climate change is triggering a migrant crisis in Vietnam Harvesting rice. Phuong D. Nguyen / Shutterstock.com The Vietnamese Mekong Delta is one of Earth’s most agriculturally productive regions and is of global importance for its exports of rice, shrimp, and fruit. The 18m inhabitants of this low-lying river delta are also some of the world’s most vulnerable to climate change. Over the last ten years around 1.7m people have migrated out of its vast expanse of fields, rivers and canals while only 700,000 have arrived. On a global level migration to urban areas remains as high as ever: one

We are all social entrepreneurs

We need to foster people using business for a higher purpose. The good thing is, people don’t need to start or own a business to participate.

Looking for Work One Minute, Lighting Up the NBA the Next: That’s Gerald Green – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportLooking for Work One Minute, Lighting Up the NBA the Next: That's Gerald GreenBleacher ReportCHICAGO — You laugh, but when Gerald Green says it with a straight face, you realize he's not joking, that in fact the newest member of the Houston Rockets didn't have a trainer working with him as he waited for an NBA team to call. He didn't even …

Bremer Punkt – ARCHITECT Magazine

ARCHITECT MagazineBremer PunktARCHITECT MagazineThis combination of loggia and kitchen creates a high quality living space, where cooking, dining, playing, and gardening are made possible. The green living quality is accentuated on a variety of scales through the careful placement of the cubes, as …