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12 Green Changes for the Office - Sustainable Business Forum

12 Green Changes for the Office - Sustainable Business Forum | Green Office | Scoop.it
12 Green Changes for the Office Sustainable Business Forum green-office-tips We are always hearing of different ways to improve our green credentials in the work place, but how many of those ideas actually apply to you and what can you, as an...
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Look At the Latest Green Office Design Trends For 2013 | ecoficial

Look At the Latest Green Office Design Trends For 2013 | ecoficial | Green Office | Scoop.it
Being green and environmentally conscious doesn't need to be difficult in the modern world in which we live. Gone are the days when the human race lived frivolously and care-free. ...
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Soraa Pushes LED Brightness to Next Level

Soraa Pushes LED Brightness to Next Level | Green Office | Scoop.it
Startup says its GaN-on-GaN LED offers more performance headroom than conventional LEDs.
Startup Soraa says its LEDs have set a new performance record, which will result in cheaper and brighter LED light bulbs.
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The Innovation Efficiency Index

The Innovation Efficiency Index | Green Office | Scoop.it
For the past five years, the Global Innovation Index has ranked countries’ ability to stimulate invention.
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The Fastest Way To Conservation Is Increasing Literacy

The Fastest Way To Conservation Is Increasing Literacy | Green Office | Scoop.it
Sure, it’s good for animals to have more space and more food, but what’s really important to ensuring the survival of creatures like elephants? Making sure there is economic opportunity for the people who live near them.
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A Manmade Island to Store Wind Energy

A Manmade Island to Store Wind Energy | Green Office | Scoop.it
Belgium has plans for an artificial “energy atoll” to store excess wind power in the North Sea.
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Solving Global Warming Will Require Far Greater Cuts than Thought

Solving Global Warming Will Require Far Greater Cuts than Thought | Green Office | Scoop.it
A new look at climate change implies that we’ll need energy breakthroughs as soon as possible.
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Going Green at the Office | Visual.ly

Going Green at the Office | Visual.ly | Green Office | Scoop.it
Tips on how to go "green" at the office. Find out how telecommuting benefits the environment, what the biggest drag on your office electricity bill is.
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5 Ways to Greenify Your Office Now - Business 2 Community

5 Ways to Greenify Your Office Now - Business 2 Community | Green Office | Scoop.it
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5 Ways to Greenify Your Office Now image green office 300x213 You can create a green office in numerous ways, but initial costs may prohibit immediate implementation.
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The World’s Biggest Wind Turbine Has Blades The Length Of A Football Field

The World’s Biggest Wind Turbine Has Blades The Length Of A Football Field | Green Office | Scoop.it
It’s being developed in England now. The whole structure will be nearly 1,000 feet tall. When it comes to wind turbines, bigger is generally better.
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Harvard's Go-To Venture Capital Firm

Harvard's Go-To Venture Capital Firm | Green Office | Scoop.it
The Experiment Fund, NEA's seed-stage venture capital firm, set up shop on Harvard's campus to catch young, entrepreneurial talent early.
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Behold The Safest Bike On The Road

Behold The Safest Bike On The Road | Green Office | Scoop.it
Biking is great for your health. Unless you get hit by a car. And unfortunately, there are lots of cars and biking remains less than completely safe.
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Walking to transit: An unexpected source of physical activity

Walking to transit: An unexpected source of physical activity | Green Office | Scoop.it
Morency C.. Walking to transit: An unexpected source of physical activity. Trans Policy 18:7 (2011)
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Where the Green Jobs Really Are - blogs.hbr.org (blog)

Where the Green Jobs Really Are - blogs.hbr.org (blog) | Green Office | Scoop.it
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Offices account for about 38% of all greenhouse gas emissions. And according to the U.S.
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Top 5 Green Job Search Tips — Eco-Office Gals

Top 5 Green Job Search Tips — Eco-Office Gals | Green Office | Scoop.it
Going green. These days, it's so much more than just a cute catchphrase. Each year, there are more electric cars that are on the market. More people are taking advantage of tax deductions that come with making energy ...
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Bigger And Smarter: Wind Turbines Are Growing Up

Bigger And Smarter: Wind Turbines Are Growing Up | Green Office | Scoop.it
New networked turbines will make the power grid run more smoothly, even when the wind isn’t blowing. As wind energy matures, wind turbine design isn’t only getting more exciting: it’s getting smart (like, in the "smart phone" sense of the word).
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When Plants Grow Out of Old Manga Comics - 1-800-RECYCLING

When Plants Grow Out of Old Manga Comics - 1-800-RECYCLING | Green Office | Scoop.it
Manga fans, take note! If you’re looking for a way to creatively reuse your old comics, here’s a way: manga farming. (@algore Your books, bookshelves and whole office is great oppertunity for #green #bookfarming in house.
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When Will It Be Time To Actually Do Something About Climate Change?

When Will It Be Time To Actually Do Something About Climate Change? | Green Office | Scoop.it
The response to the latest climate bill shows that few people on one side of the aisle seem at all willing to engage in discussion about how to stop the problem.
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Infographic: The 550,000 Miles Of Undersea Cabling That Powers The Internet

Infographic: The 550,000 Miles Of Undersea Cabling That Powers The Internet | Green Office | Scoop.it
You think satellites send the world’s data around? Nah. Most still run by staggeringly long, underwater wires. They seem so brittle.
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Fireflies Inspire Brighter LEDs

Fireflies Inspire Brighter LEDs | Green Office | Scoop.it
A modification to existing LEDs based on firefly abdomens can boost the brightness of the light source.
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5 Great Green Additions to Your Office Desk — Eco-Office Gals

5 Great Green Additions to Your Office Desk — Eco-Office Gals | Green Office | Scoop.it
One of the best things about green technology and the advances being made within its field is that function no longer means an ugly form. There are lots of beautiful and ecologically friendly ways to dress up your home, ...
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Choked

Choked | Green Office | Scoop.it
The most polluted cities of the world's largest economiesBEIJING is frequently shrouded in dense, yellowish smog so thick that the other side of the road is...
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This Slick, Foldable Electric Bicycle Is Almost Impossible To Steal

This Slick, Foldable Electric Bicycle Is Almost Impossible To Steal | Green Office | Scoop.it
Many electric bicycle designs are clunky; they look like bloated regular bikes with motors. There are exceptions to that rule, like the arched PiCycle.
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The Green Workplace in 2012: Standing Desks, Home Offices and The Future of Work

The Green Workplace in 2012: Standing Desks, Home Offices and The Future of Work | Green Office | Scoop.it
We are just beginning to see how changes in the way we work are affecting the designs of where we work (Interesting finding. IBM, one of the most progressive encourages a mixed life - some day in the office, some at...
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To Stand or To Sit at Work: An Auto-Analytics Experiment

To Stand or To Sit at Work: An Auto-Analytics Experiment | Green Office | Scoop.it
Which configuration led to a more active workday?
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