Water conservation involves the reduction in usage of water as well as the recycling of waste water for various purposes, including cleaning, manufacturing, and agricultural irrigation. A major issue for both consumers and industry alike, water conservation is increasingly important in a world with a rapidly growing population, particularly in urban areas.
eBay is giving away 100,000 FSC-certified boxes in the hopes their online buyers and sellers will share in a green shipping experience. Re-sell, re-use, recycle.
4 | September 9, 2010 4:00am |
Nuclear power can cut energy industry's carbon emissions. But Japan, Germany are closing down reactors, firing up fossil fuels, post-Fukushima. Hello Carbon Bigfoot.
5 | March 12, 2012 9:51am |
Acciona's Eric Schneider says the U.S. has wind power potential that's the envy of the world -- and the Midwest holds the key. But a major federal push is required to build out the necessary...
8 | May 27, 2010 8:36am |
Two new initiatives bring some much-needed resources to smaller companies seeking to do their part for the environment and their community
3 | April 20, 2010 7:40am |
Sponsored research gauges attitudes and actions of urban Americans when it comes to environmentally-friendly behavior
April 16, 2010 1:49pm |
Major League Baseball develops new app to collect and share environmental, operations best practices across stadium
April 16, 2010 4:21am |
PARIS -- One of the city's largest public squares is undergoing renovations to restore vitality and revamp transportation, incorporating eco-friendly innovations into the plaza's redesign.
February 28, 2012 12:25am |
JAIPUR/DELHI -- An Indian entreprenur's journey to make eco friendly paper from elephant poo.
5 | February 8, 2012 6:48am |
The USDA has released a new version of its 'Plant Hardiness Zone' map.
1 | January 26, 2012 2:43am |
Automaker pushes for 20 percent reduction in energy intensity and carbon intensity by 2020; emphasizes that money saved can be money reinvested.
January 25, 2012 12:30pm |
Over the next 12 months, Schneider Electric will complete energy retrofits at nine facilities. The projected annuals savings in energy consumption will be 39 percent annually.
January 9, 2012 1:54pm |
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development gave $96 million to 56 communities and organizations across the country to help spur economic growth and sustainable development.
December 7, 2011 4:19pm |
The Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian was awarded the US Green Building Council's LEED silver rating, making it the first of the Smithsonian museums to be honored.
October 31, 2011 8:48pm |
A new program introduced by the city of Los Angeles, the Clinton Climate Initiative and C40 Cities aims to help commercial buildings become more energy efficient.
2 | October 16, 2011 4:32pm |
Entertainment giant AEG seeks to make the planned Farmers Field football stadium the "most environmentally sustainable stadium in the world."
9 | September 20, 2011 2:17pm |
Do you know how your favorite hotel performs with respect to sustainability? My guess is you don't.
1 | August 30, 2011 12:06pm |
SC Johnson settles suits that involved its use of the Greenlist logo, extends energy efficiency and sustainable packaging initiatives.
August 3, 2011 2:27pm |
In aggregate, large enterprise businesses gave more than $15 billion during 2010.
2 | June 3, 2011 4:19am |
Regardless of which certification you support, it is time to get more serious about sustainable paper procurement practices.
4 | May 13, 2011 5:56am |
Green business is bustling. Companies showed off green technologies ranging fro biodegradable Styrofoam cups, eco friendlier electronics, and lighting to a power generating exercise bike.
April 20, 2011 8:37pm |