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Adaptation and Resiliency...

Adaptation and Resiliency In the Face of Climate Change at VERGE

When looking at the landscape of climate change in the literal sense, we are faced with the advent of severe...

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Now is the time. May 1 de...

Now is the time. May 1 deadline to enter the CleanTech Open Accelerator

Entrepreneurs with brilliant cleantech businesses from around the world have a short window until May 1 end...

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HIP Paul Herman on how to...

HIP Paul Herman on how to invest with impact, HIP Investor | v1

Solving needs in the five categories of sustainability, companies end up running more efficient...

How-To Stand Up Your Profile In Civic...

What motivates a social entrepreneur? What motivates you? After the hard analysis is published and the heady policy...

How-To Stand Up Your Profile In Civic Courage
posted on: Dec 12, 2013 | author: Cafe Impact

GreenBiz Group will Flip the Switch o...

SAN FRANCISCO — GreenBiz Group will turn the switch on the first-ever ballroom-size microgrid, a functional and...

GreenBiz Group will Flip the Switch on First Ballroom-size Microgrid
posted on: Oct 10, 2013 | author: Shana Rappaport

Sustainable, Resilient Cities Take Ce...

The role of technology in creating sustainable and resilient cities will be a key topic at our upcoming VERGE SF...

Sustainable, Resilient Cities Take Center Stage at VERGE SF
posted on: Sep 10, 2013 | author: Shana Rappaport

GreenBiz Brings Tech, Sustainability ...

GreenBiz Group will bring its acclaimed global event series, VERGE, to São Paulo, Brazil, November 12-13, the final...

GreenBiz Brings Tech, Sustainability Execs to VERGE Sao Paulo
posted on: Jul 9, 2013 | author: Shana Rappaport
Joel Makower on VERGE | GreenBiz Vol 2

Joel Makower on VERGE | GreenBiz Vol 2

posted on: Jun 17, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

The convergence of technology is transforming business and society by helping us achieve what sustainability is all about – radical efficiency...

Sustainia 100 and The Politics of Positivity

Sustainia 100 and The Politics of Positivity

posted on: Jun 10, 2013 | author: Shana Rappaport

Despite the doom and gloom of the mainstream media narrative around sustainability, there is more positive activity — and business opportunity —...

Dan Crisafulli of Potrero Investment Advisors on impact and policy | Vol 1

Dan Crisafulli of Potrero Investment Advisors...

posted on: May 28, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

Impact investing expert Dan Crisafulli affirms the role of social capital to facilitate critical solutions on behalf of environmental and social...

Mission Markets $1.5 million raise to help sustainable companies grow

Mission Markets $1.5 million raise to help su...

posted on: May 24, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

Mission Markets, Inc. announced May 23 that that have closed a $1.5 million Series A2 funding round, which brings the company’s total funding to...

VERGE Accelerate: A Hopeful Future in Two and a Half Minutes

VERGE Accelerate: A Hopeful Future in Two and...

posted on: May 22, 2013 | author: Shana Rappaport

Never in my life had I been so nervous about another person’s presentation. In this case, other people’s presentations — plural. Sweaty-palms...

Taryn Sullivan of Efficiency Exchange on energy apps | Vol 1

Taryn Sullivan of Efficiency Exchange on ener...

posted on: May 13, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

The world is getting a little smaller with CEO and mover shaker Taryn Sullivan of Efficiency Exchange (EEx) building applications on site, in China,...

Catalyzing the Connection Economy

Catalyzing the Connection Economy

posted on: May 9, 2013 | author: Gregory Wendt

Somewhere along the line our culture lost contact with the recognition of oneness of all life, the connectedness to each other. Our institutions –...

Christopher Arnold, Chipotle on healthy food sourcing

Christopher Arnold, Chipotle on healthy food ...

posted on: Apr 29, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

For the first time we are seeing healthy fast food chains, such as Chipotle, rise up in the stock market. In this interview, PR Director Christopher...

AllSteel, all American, all good

AllSteel, all American, all good

posted on: Apr 23, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

Stillwater, MN – Architecture & Design AJ Paron-Wildes, A+D manager at Allsteel, has a unique signature in the way she does...

Earth Day Trends by Noble Profit

Earth Day Trends by Noble Profit

posted on: Apr 22, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

Upon speaking on the GreenEconomy panel for Earth Day  SF, I compiled a brief list to share some of the trends occurring and where people can spend...

Rod Richardson, Green Energy Tax Cuts, Can They Help Beat Global Warming?

Rod Richardson, Green Energy Tax Cuts, Can Th...

posted on: Apr 15, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

Most people hate paying taxes, especially today.  In this video interview, Rod Richardson, the blogger behind Green Energy Tax Cuts, puts forward a...

Puma’s rockin’ the cradle

Puma’s rockin’ the cradle

posted on: Mar 27, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

Gotta love the new video by Puma’s creative use of animated pieces of old fabrics demonstrating the life cycle their Cradle to Cradle Incycle...

Joel Makower, Green Biz | Vol 1

Joel Makower, Green Biz | Vol 1

posted on: Feb 24, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

In this complicated world we live in, a few powerful incumbents maintain the status quo to protect a small  number of special interests groups. This...

A Life Worth Living

A Life Worth Living

posted on: Feb 23, 2013 | author: Clare Hedin

Hello Fellow Humans, I’ve been thinking (yes, again!) and I’ve decided that if I think I have a good idea, well… I should share it....

Gil Friend, Natural Logic | Vol 1

Gil Friend, Natural Logic | Vol 1

posted on: Feb 21, 2013 | author: Amy Seidman

Gil Friend, CEO of Natural Logic, Inc.,  describes how he helps companies “take sustainability deep” — uncovering and capturing the massive...

Environmental Giving: A Business Strategy for Success

Environmental Giving: A Business Strategy for...

posted on: Feb 20, 2013 | author: Gaelan Brown

1% for the Planet Member Companies’ Growth Outpaces GDP What goes around comes around. The Golden Rule. Karma. This basic tenet of the world’s...

Social Entrepreneurs Create Two Amazingly Simple Water Carriers

Social Entrepreneurs Create Two Amazingly Sim...

posted on: Dec 12, 2012 | author: Maryruth Belsey Priebe

Two social entrepreneurs have recently introduced simple, yet astoundingly effective systems that can be used by women living in developing countries...

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