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Tide invites consumers on its journey to decarbonize laundry with a simple call to action: wash in cold
Sponsored: P&G brand Tide kicks off Ambition 2030, a set of sustainability and purpose-driven goals to decarbonize laundry from manufacturing to the home laundry room.
April 28, 2021 by Agnieszka Orlik
This startup's 'reef cubes' could be a plastic-free way to protect marine biodiversity and offshore wind turbines
By restoring the marine environment, the cubes can also encourage sustainable fishing and eco-tourism, the company's founder said.
August 5, 2020 by Douglas Broom
Sponsored: Cleantech is positioned to take center stage at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show with good reason: extreme weather events spanning from wildfires to unseasonably early winter storms are showing consumers and businesses alike that waiting for government action is no longer an option.
January 6, 2020 by Surya Panditi
Plus, tune in for the final installment of our three-part series on clean energy equity, featuring Greenlining Institute.
October 12, 2018 by Heather Clancy
A rundown of the latest sustainable business research, from tech and finance to materials, social media and more.
May 16, 2017 by Devon Edwards
With memories of a nine-year drought still sharp, Australia slowed development of water-wise renewables. Will Texas follow suit?
April 10, 2015 by Kate Zerrenner
From a real-time view into deforestation to an innovative approach to delivering fresh food while minimizing waste, here are sites to watch this year.
January 6, 2015 by Heather Clancy
While modern power plants have found methods to reduce their thirst for fresh water, there is still a lot of room to improve.
November 13, 2014 by Becky Hayat
As students demand more healthful and sustainable food at school, 140 campuses are committing to serve more "real food" by 2020.
June 12, 2014 by Sustainable Business
What can states learn from Arizona and Colorado about uniting water and energy planning?
August 27, 2013 by Kate Zerrenner
A study shows energy professionals see the regulatory environment shifting but few have planned for the financial risks.
February 15, 2013 by Francesca Rheannon
Intel soundly beat its greenhouse-gas emissions goals, but missed several other targets: It consumes more water and creates more chemical waste than previously, instead of less. Are its new goals more realistic?
May 16, 2012 by Eric Louie
Looking for shelter from a storm? Head to a green building. Greener buildings can be more resilient, according to a new study, which includes tips on how pros can make them even safer.
March 2, 2012 by Adam Aston
Global food companies that require crops for manufacturing on an industrial scale must strike a delicate balance when it comes to sustainable agriculture as a recent talk involving PepsiCo, General Mills and experts in food and responsible investments shows.
May 16, 2011 by Leslie Guevarra
Starwood Hotels and Resorts plans to slash energy use in each of its 1,000 hotels by 30 percent by 2020, in addition to a 20 percenty drop in water consumption.
June 22, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
Designers are tapping advanced building technology as well as concepts dating to ancient times to green a terminal at San Francisco International Airport that will be the new home for Virgin America and American Airlines domestic flights.
May 6, 2010 by Leslie Guevarra
A new report from the country's Institute of Civil Engineers finds that water shortages elsewhere in the world are not simply other countries' problems, but will come back to bite the U.K.
April 19, 2010 by Sam Bond, Edie News
Anheuser-Busch InBev's new environmental goals include a 30 percent reduction in water use, 10 percent drop in energy and greenhouse gas emissions, and a 99 percent waste recycling and reuse rate.
March 17, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
The city of Wilmington and Honeywell have embarked on a sweeping $14.5 million efficiency project that includes two solar arrays, increased water reservoir capacity, a traffic light retrofit and upgraded lighting and HVAC systems for 11 facilities.
February 25, 2010 by GreenerBuildings Staff
The U.S. Green Building Council released its Top 10 lists of green building legislation in the House and Senate today and honored Rep. Ben Chandler and Sen. Olympia Snowe for supporting energy efficiency and sustainable design in the buildings.
February 24, 2010 by GreenerBuildings Staff
Global Equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (KKR) has extended its money-saving environmental management program to 20 percent of its portfolio, including two companies located outside the U.S.
February 8, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
Sustainability has become the touchstone of the entire discussion about the relationship between business and the society it serves. It is a global issue, with an impact in every country, and every community.
February 3, 2010 by John Anderson
The 41-story Marathon Oil Tower has been designated as a BOMA 360 Performance Building for its wide-ranging best practices in areas that include energy, water and waste management as well as green purchasing, life safety and tenant relations.
January 7, 2010 by GreenerBuildings Staff
That's Muhtar Kent, the CEO of Coca-Cola, on the right. On the left is a polar bear. I caught up with Muhtar Kent at COP15, where he was one of a few Fortune 500 CEOs to show up in an effort to influence the climate talks.
December 17, 2009 by Marc Gunther
The trumped-up "Climate Gate" scandal has drawn an inordinate amount of attention during the Copenhagen meetings, with climate change deniers using fairly innocuous evidence of a few researchers squabbling to question the integrity of all climate science.
December 16, 2009 by Andrew Shapiro