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A new website offers green-minded shoppers a daily coupon for goods and services from green business, bringing the Groupon model of shopping to the sustainability set.
January 6, 2011 by GreenBiz Editors
The monthly Green Confidence Index shows that employers are losing ground among ?major institutions' green commitments?, while confidence in other institutions is holding steady.
August 26, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
Most Americans overlook efficiency as the most effective means of reducing energy consumption. At the same time, poor public perception of the amount of energy needed by appliances and certain activities may be preventing consumers from making more informed choices when it comes to energy-saving behavior, a new survey suggests.
August 18, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
The Green Confidence Index for the second quarter of 2010 shows that consumer attitudes toward green purchases, corporations and politicians are declining as the recession drags on and recovery stalls.
August 2, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
Democrats are more likely to lower their energy consumption in response to energy reports sent by their utilities, while conservative households may actually increase energy use, according to research from two UCLA professors.
July 16, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
U.S. consumers' interest in green products is eroding as anticipated green purchases drops, according to the latest report from the monthly Green Confidence Index.
June 30, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
According to the latest Green Confidence Index, U.S. consumers' interest in green products is showing modest growth amid brand confusion and economic concerns.
May 24, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
The latest Shared Responsibility Study from Cone LLC finds that customers want to be involved with companies in shaping CSR efforts, but most firms get a "C" grade or below for their efforts.
May 20, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
The latest Green Confidence Index study finds a modest growth in consumer attitudes toward green purchases, as well as corporations and politicians.
April 28, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
For the second year in a row, Nalgene is ranking the country's 25 biggest cities on just how wasteful they are. The results may surprise you.
April 16, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
The latest edition of the Green Confidence Index shows a sharp drop as public interest in green drops from previous highs; the study also looks at the longer-term impacts of Toyota's recalls among U.S. consumers.
March 25, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Energy announced efforts to bolster the Energy Star program Friday, days after a survey suggested the brand could be losing its edge in the marketplace.
March 19, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
Sprint Nextel upped its green credentials before Congress Tuesday with testimony that it had developed a green design scorecard for new products and would vastly expand its wireless phone recycling program.
February 24, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
The latest Green Confidence Index survey of consumers shows that, while there is appetite for green products in the marketplace, perceived price premiums and general concerns about the economy are holding growth in check.
January 26, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors