Author Archives: Bill Roth

About Bill Roth

Bill Roth is the founder of Earth 2017, author of The Secret Green Sauce and a nationally-followed contributor to Entrepreneur.com, Triple Pundit, The Green Economy Post and Media Post on best business practices emerging from the smart, healthy and green global economy. He coaches entrepreneurs, business and community leaders on how to grow revenues, profits and jobs by going smart and green.

Economists Ask If Energy Efficiency Is A Good Investment

As if we economists do not stir up enough trouble by pontificating on national monetary policy we have now hit the hornet nest on energy efficiency. Recent economic analysis points to energy efficiency investments delivering as little as half their … Continue reading

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Five Demographic Megatrends Driving Your Business Success

Five demographic megatrends are now driving business success. What you sell, who you sell to and how you sell it is being disrupted by these megatrends. Companies like Apple and Netflix that align with these megatrends are realizing explosive customer … Continue reading

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Will Clean Power Plan Include Customer Owned Solar

The EPA has released it Clean Power Plan. The Clean Power Plan is designed to dramatically reduce global warming emissions by electric utilities. Massively increasing the deployment of zero-site emissions solar power is a key implementation path of the Clean … Continue reading

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Four CSR Best Practices That Grow Sales

CSR and sustainability best practices are breakout paths away from endless price wars with your competitors. These best practices will win customer loyalty and revenue growth. Continue reading

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California Economy Achieves Growth With Less Pollution

California is achieving superior and sustained economic growth while also reducing climate changing pollution. At a time when the California economy is growing faster than the U.S. economy the California Air Resources Board reports that the State has reduced greenhouse … Continue reading

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Customers Are Driving Electric Utility Disruption

To remain competitive and relevant the electric utility industry, and their regulators, will need to place their focus on the sustainably sourced guaranteed lower monthly electric bill. Continue reading

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Sustainability Professionals Need To Act Weird

On this Earth Day 2015 I want to recognize and challenge the dedicated community of sustainability professionals. What these talented people have achieved over the last ten years is historic. From Apple to Walmart, from San Diego to New York, … Continue reading

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