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Can acting like a non-profit make business better?

For truly sustainable development, perhaps businesses should borrow a page from non-profits.

First UL Certified Solar Shingle Helps Environmental Conservation

Dow received a $20 million grant from the U.S. DOE to develop new forms of "building integrated" solar arrays.

Stimulus Spending On Geothermal Helps Environmental Conservation

A total of 7.875 gigawatts of geothermal energy projects have already been funded through U.S. stimulus spending.

Katine: Transparency in Development

How has the Guardian's Katine project succeeded at promoting transparency and accountability in development?

Sustainable Development and Green Labeling

Green labeling is problematic. Here’s why.

Near-Zero Energy Homes Are Great for Environmental Conservation

Habitat for Humanity has reportedly built a "net zero energy" house near Denver for about $116 per square foot

Alter Existing Subsidies To Support Environmental Conservation

We are literally choking on subsidized greenhouse gases and carbon emissions from profitable fossil fuel industries.

You Can Do More for Environmental Conservation Than Use Hotel Towels Twice

The Planet Traveler hotel is so advanced that it actually exceeds the requirements for LEED Platinum certification.

Denver Airport Parking, World's Greenest, to Open November 2010

4200 cars, solar arrays, wind turbines, geothermal heating/cooling, LED lighting, CNG and Biodiesel powered shuttles.

Vertical Axis Wind Turbine May Add To Performance, Sustainable Development

GYII's vertical axis turbine design eliminates or minimizes all of the problems with more conventional wind turbines.


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