Monthly Archives: December 2009

Who’s Buying Organic Food?

Top 10 Cities Buying Organic: 1. San Diego 2. Seattle/Tacoma 3. Philadelphia 4. San Francisco/Oakland/San Jose 5. Washington DC/Hagerstowon, MD 6. Portland, Ore 7. Denver 8. Baltimore 9. Sacramento/Stockton/Modestso, CA 10. Colorado Springs/Pueblo, Colo. Source: MRI’s Market-by-Market study

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Top 10 CEOs Produce 997% Stockholder Return!

The following are the top 10 CEOs identified in a Harvard Business Review article: 1. Steve Jobs 2. Yun Jong-Yong, Samsung Electronics (South Korea) 3. Alexey B. Miller, Gazprom (Russia) 4. John T. Chambers, Cisco Systems (U.S.) 5. Mukesh D. … Continue reading

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Greenwashing’s Two Edged Sword

Thank you to those who wave the flag of “Greenwashing” at those who are not walking their talk. I work with businesses across the country and I can confirm that the fear of being tarred with greenwashing is a motivating … Continue reading

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Experian Simmons Research On Gas Prices

Read this research by Experian Simmons. It is a fantastic example of pricing execution by the oil companies. It also begs a public policy question of whether the exceptional pricing ability of the oil companies is contributing toward “memory loss” … Continue reading

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Americans consume 11.8 hours of information, a day!

A UC San Diego study posted at “How Much Information?” has revealed exactly how intensely Americans have adopted the information age. The amount of text, images, audio, video, messaging, video games, etc. the average American consumer consumes PER DAY is … Continue reading

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California Green Job Growth

Much has been promised in terms of job growth by going green. Next 10 has just released a study that reports California, currently mired in double digit unemployment has achieved double digit green job growth. The study concludes that “California … Continue reading

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MUST READ: Article on PACE Financing

Article published in RenewableEnergyWorld.com by Annie Carmichael and Shaun Chapman of Vote Solar profiles how 15 states have now passed legislation enabling a local government to offer financing for solar and energy efficiency additions to a building through property tax payments. Continue reading

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