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Newsletter // GreenBuzz Daily, Friday, August 22, 2014

Showing the Way

GM, REI, P&G, Walmart, Facebook make big renewables commitment
By Victoria Mills

These companies, part of a group of a dozen firms, demonstrate demand for renewables. Now it's time for the market to catch up.

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What makes BT's Net Good carbon program a game-changer?
By Susan Nickbarg

We interview the U.K. broadband giant's Kevin Moss about results, plans and hopes to go net positive.

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Big Green Apple

Reducing NYC's carbon emissions one building at a time
By Jenna Tatum

Buildings cause 75 percent of the city's GHG emissions. Reducing their energy use is essential to mitigating citywide emissions and lowering costs.

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How microgrid subscriptions can strengthen the New York grid
By Elisa Wood

Central Hudson Gas & Electric's two-year plan includes building microgrids and increasing community solar. ...Read More

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GreenBiz Focus: Higher Ed

What are the 10 coolest universities?
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The Future MBA, week 7: Monitor student mood and campus food
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