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Staples Global EcoEasy Challenge Winner: University of Cincinnati, The Environment and US!

I had the honor of serving as judge for the Staples Global EcoEasy Challenge held in Washington D.C. the week of April 11, 2011. This event was a global challenge offered to colleges and universities from around the world. 80+ … Continue reading

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Winners Are: Staples EcoEasy Global Challenge, Lower Electric Bill And Cleaner Environment

Vampire power. Do you know what that is and what it means to your electric bill? Vampire power is the energy that we all waste everyday because our TVs, DVRs , computers or cell phones still consume electricity even when … Continue reading

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Hispanic Green Consumers: New Air Quality Evidence Supporting Their Environmental Focus

Market research is finding that minorities, most especially Hispanics, have a higher sensitivity to the need for environmental protection and green products. Here is new evidence supplied by the Center for American Progress: 66% of Hispanics, over 26 million people, live … Continue reading

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Buy Local: Restoring Jobs, The Economy and The Environment

BUY LOCAL! I think it will replace Buy American as a mega-wave that will stimulate job growth and the restoration of our environment. American Express OPEN magazine for small business did a survey of 600 small businesses and found that … Continue reading

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Earth 2017: A Smart, Healthy and Green Economy

The one question I am always asked is “What is Earth 2017?” The short answer is that as a professional economist I am projecting a $10 TRILLION annual revenue global economy in sustainable goods and services by the year 2017. … Continue reading

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