Mary Catherine O'Connor is a freelance journalist based in San Francisco, and a long-time contributor to GreenBiz.com.
Jill Savery, the America's Cup's sustainability lead, shares some of the challenges posed by green sporting events.
Despite declining investment, an increasing number of patents show that development remains strong.
Research shows transparency pays -- maybe that's why more than half of Fortune 500 companies are reporting on environmental, social and governance issues.
Shrinking snowpacks will turn snow-white jobs into grass-green unemployment slips unless resorts take action soon, according to NRDC and a snow sports environmental organization.
Corporations are cutting transportation costs and capping emissions by making changes, both small and large, to their truck fleets.
Get an inside look at the new California campus for The North Face, JanSport, Lucy, designed for energy efficiency, employee collaboration and creativity, and integration of buildings and outdoor...
Swim, bike, or downward dog? Employees get their choice of athletic activities, plus a more sustainable workplace and commute, at a new corporate campus in the San Francisco Bay Area.
For Vanderlande Industries, reducing the environmental impact of its conveyor belts and automated sorters has introduced a sea change in how it designs, sources and markets its products.
A legal settlement that brings more than $100 million in investment to California’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure has become a big mess, with Ecotality suing to prevent what it...
Building engineering company Integral Group unveiled a building with the world's highest LEED rating for commercial interiors in Oakland, Calif., this week. Here's a slideshow of the...