April 24, 2015, No comments

Net Impact kicked off a new series of events on April 17, aimed at engaging students in tri-sector efforts to craft solutions for the world’s most pressing social issues. The […]


Warren Buffett Ready to Double his Green Energy Investments to $30 Billion

April 23, 2015, No comments

Very large investments in renewable energy are needed as the U.S. progresses on the path of reducing dependence on fossil fuels. According to the EPA, ...

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April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month: Make It Matter

April 17, 2015, No comments

These are stark, grim figures from the U.S government: an estimated 1,770 children were killed as a result of maltreatment in 2009, while a 2011 congr ...

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The Real Economic Value of California Agriculture

April 15, 2015, No comments

California is experiencing one of its worst droughts. This year marks the fourth year of the drought, and people all over the state are talking about ...

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    Google Is a Big Renewable Energy Investor
    April 6, 2015, No comments

    When someone thinks of Google they likely think first of their browser. However, Google should come to the mind of renewable energy enthusiasts. The reason is simple: Google invests in [...]

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    BNY Mellon and The Forbes Funds Launch UpPrize
    February 18, 2015, No comments

    Pittsburgh-area entrepreneurs have until April 15 to compete for up to $1 million in cash and technical assistance through UpPrize, a social innovation challenge sponsored by BNY Mellon, BNY Mellon Foundation [...]

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    Innovative Tech is Transforming Agriculture
    October 24, 2014, 1 Comment

    Farming and technology. Not words the average consumer associates with one another. But for Soli Ltd, an Israel-based, farm-tech and food export company that specializes in the breeding and cultivating [...]