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The World's Greenest Ski Resorts

Liftopia | Posted 06.14.2015 | Travel
Liftopia

There are a lot of misconceptions about the way ski resorts are portrayed in the environment. Ski resorts are often used as scapegoats-said to be the epitome of mankind's excess, the straw that broke the environment-camel's back. But how true is that statement?

Three Lessons Fashion Can Teach the Energy Industry?

Peter Gardett | Posted 10.26.2013 | Green
Peter Gardett

The utility business can learn from the mixed fortunes of the fashion business over the past decade. Fashion has already undergone disruption to its brands and distribution models.

A Big Wind: Shell Oil Blows Into Ferndale, Calif.

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 11.20.2011 | Green
Lorraine Devon Wilke

Erecting 25 giant industrial wind turbines at the top of one of the most beautiful areas of northern California to provide wind energy seems a flouting of the "do no harm" philosophy of environmentalism.

Mr. President: You Can't "Rebuild America" Without Creating Green Jobs

D.A. Barber | Posted 11.08.2011 | Green
D.A. Barber

if you're going to "rebuild America," shouldn't you use the latest, high-tech sustainable technology?

The Jobs Fiction

Edward Flattau | Posted 11.06.2011 | Green
Edward Flattau

The contention of Republicans in the House of Representatives that pending air pollution regulations will cause significant job loss is a falsehood dressed up as a scare tactic.

A Beacon for a Green Future

Andy Atkins | Posted 07.24.2011 | Green
Andy Atkins

It's refreshing to see the UK step in and re-establish international leadership on climate change. The target to halve our emissions by 2025 is the most ambitious in the world.

Greensburg, Kansas: From Green-town to Clean-town

Michael DeJong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
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Michael DeJong

After a tornado destroyed 95% of the town, Greensburg, Kansas reinvented itself by striving to become the greenest community imaginable.

Road to Copenhagen - Part 3: Re-Tooling Industry

William S. Becker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
William S. Becker

A new study commissioned by World Wildlife Fund International identified 24 critical resources and industries the world will need to develop quickly to avoid climate catastrophe.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner: The Green Movement's Dirty Little Secret

Michael Parrish DuDell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael Parrish DuDell

Not very long ago I found myself at a fancy green-themed party. At first glance one might think that Mother Nature herself had blessed this sustainable soiree. And then the hors d'oeuvres were passed.

Greening An Industry Vs. Greening A Business

GreenBiz | Marc Gunther | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

I'm growing tired of reading (and writing) about companies that are "going green," except if the company is named Wal-Mart or GE or has an outsized in...