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Have You Bought Your Last Car

I just bought a hybrid electric SUV. It is a stunning piece of technology. This five passenger, four wheel drive vehicle is rated by the EPA for 34 city, 30 highway gasoline mileage. I got over 40 MPG cruising the … Continue reading

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Rural American and the Green Economic Revolution

This election has put a spotlight on rural voters. Exit polls have pointed to job loss and job erosion as being a driver behind their vote for change. The issue is can campaign promises of renegotiated trade deals and reduced … Continue reading

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It Is Still A Green Economic Revolution

We have a new President. Regulations will be changed, diminished or eliminated. What has not changed is the growing consumer demand for goods and services that align value with values. What has not change is a disruptive, global technology revolution … Continue reading

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Can A Company Be Green If It Is Damaging Human Health

Newsweek has ranked Coca Cola as the ninth greenest company in the world. Coke earned this recognition by doing things like pioneering bioplastic bottles. But how does Newsweek’s recognition reconcile with their signature soda being “…considered a major contributor to … Continue reading

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Our Low Carbon Economy Crossroads

Our country, and the world, stands at a crossroads. The technologies to deliver both sustained economic growth and reduced emissions have all been invented. These technologies now require a path toward mass economies of scale to enable their delivery of … Continue reading

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CSR Wins Customers And Sells Products

Just released surveys point to exploding consumer interest in buying healthy, green products. The even better news for businesses is that 66% of surveyed consumers say they will pay more for products and services that come from companies who are … Continue reading

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The $250 Trillion Cost Of Climate Change And Obesity

The economic ramifications from continuing the 20th Century’s economic model, where unsustainable extraction and pollution conveys competitive advantage, is coming into sharp focus. Citigroup now projects a staggering $72 TRILLION global cost tied to man-made climate change during the 21st … Continue reading

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