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Want to Know What’s Funny About Saving the Rainforest?

Want to Know What’s Funny About Saving the Rainforest? | Eco-friendly business | Scoop.it
The Three Types of People in the WorldWhen it comes to the environment, there are three types of people in this world -People who don’t care about the carbon footprint that they’re leaving behind.P...
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Rainforest Alliance is an organizations that works to preserve this beautiful planet by saving one of its most valuable resources – the rainforests. 

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Global Deforestation Tracking Breakthrough

Global Deforestation Tracking Breakthrough | Eco-friendly business | Scoop.it
Kudos to Heather Clancy on her recent post on Forbes.com – “Google Powers Online Resource Tracking Global Deforestation.” It’s not surprising that Google, who seems to have their hands in...
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Richard Blech | CrunchBase Profile

Richard Blech | CrunchBase Profile | Eco-friendly business | Scoop.it

Richard J. Blech is committed to promoting profitable and sustainable environmentally sound innovations. As the CFO of Commonwealth Management LLC

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European builders pitch for green tech, energy efficiency in PHL construction - Business Mirror

European builders pitch for green tech, energy efficiency in PHL construction - Business Mirror | Eco-friendly business | Scoop.it
European builders pitch for green tech, energy efficiency in PHL construction Business Mirror DAVAO CITY—European companies pitched for more aggressive application of energy efficiency and green technology in construction in the Philippines, and...

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Green networks: How implementing an energy-efficient business ...

Green networks: How implementing an energy-efficient business ... | Eco-friendly business | Scoop.it
The right choice of network equipment can positively contribute to green corporate strategies and drive energy-efficient operations - and help reduce...
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Were Volcanoes Ice Age Refuges for Life?

Were Volcanoes Ice Age Refuges for Life? | Eco-friendly business | Scoop.it
New research suggests that volcanoes and other geothermal refuges may have sheltered life in Antarctica during glacial periods. 
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Investment Firms Call for More Carbon Accounting · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

Investment Firms Call for More Carbon Accounting · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader | Eco-friendly business | Scoop.it

Institutional investors should start measuring, disclosing and reducing greenhouse gas emissions associated with their investments and portfolios to reduce policy, regulatory andfinancial risks associated with these emissions, according to a briefing developed by the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and a group of investors including Allianz, HSBC, Pax World Investments and Trillium Asset Management.

 

The briefing says that carbon footprinting is one of several key tools that investors should use to understand, assess and mitigate portfolio carbon risk. It also lays the foundations for the development of a new market standard to measure and report financed emissions.


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Your Green Office: Energy-Saving Tips for Small Businesses - Small Business Trends

Your Green Office: Energy-Saving Tips for Small Businesses - Small Business Trends | Eco-friendly business | Scoop.it
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Your Green Office: Energy-Saving Tips for Small Businesses
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Be aware of over-lighting. Just as insufficient light causes problems, too much light can lead to glare, eye strain and headaches.

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Energy saving tips for your office!

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America Is Buying A Ton Of Big Trucks And Tiny Eco-Friendly Cars

America Is Buying A Ton Of Big Trucks And Tiny Eco-Friendly Cars | Eco-friendly business | Scoop.it
This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time.
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