April 20, 2014, No comments

Sustainable products such as organic foods and specialty apparel typically lack economies of scale, which means companies are compelled to position them in the premium segment for upper-income consumers. The [...]


3M, Accenture, Visa, UPS, Ford, Microsoft, Cisco, Google among the World’s Most Ethical Companies

April 17, 2014, No comments

The Ethisphere Institute has come out with its annual list of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies.” The list includes 144 winners, with companie ...


White House Develops Web App to Highlight the Impact of Climate Change

March 24, 2014, No comments

The White House is all set to introduce a web-based application that will show Americans how climate change will impact their own backyards. The goal ...


Tree Branch-Based Water Filter Provides Clean Drinking Water: MIT Researchers

March 19, 2014, No comments

Researchers at MIT have successfully tested a simple, tree branch-based water filter that might provide an inexpensive solution for clean drinking wat ...

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    Google Powers Global Forest Monitoring System
    February 28, 2014, No comments

    Global Forest Watch (GFW), an online global monitoring platform backed by Google, the World Resources Institute (WRI) and over 40 other partners, has been launched to provide near real-time information [...]

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    Earn SolarCoins for Generating Solar Energy
    February 19, 2014, No comments

    SolarCoin, based on Bitcoin technology, promises to be the new “cryptocurrency” that might encourage more people to switchover to renewable energy. SolarCoins can be earned as a reward for generating [...]