An eco-innovation business model is enabling companies to push their boundaries by modifying products, processes and organizational structures that improves both sustainability performance and competitiveness. Unlike eco-efficiency, which f ...
The petitions website, Change.org, empowers people globally by allowing them to create online petitions to press upon businesses and governments to act on issues that impact the society. Among the [...]
Social finance is a powerful approach to investing and money management that focuses on achieving economic returns along with an effective social dividend. It involves lending to social enterprises to [...]
Recently, there has been a story in the news that links low-paid workers including firefighters, teachers and other public sector employees in America to pensioners and single mothers in East [...]
Air transport contributes 12 percent of all transport sources to human-induced carbon emissions. Flights produce 628 million tons of carbon dioxide every year. The aviation industry needs to find solutions [...]
More than three billion people around the world use inefficient cookstoves and traditional biomass fuels for cooking. Over 4.3 million lives a year are lost due to household air pollution [...]
At a time when human beings have far exceeded the Earth’s capacity to sustain the current consumption levels for long, a new paradigm called the Circular Economy is showing great [...]
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) public comment period on its proposed clean power plan ended last month with more than 1.6 million comments! It’s a complex story with more [...]
Women in India are the major food producers, with about 78 percent of all economically active women engaged in agricultural activities. Nearly 70 percent of the farming work in India [...]
Wandee Khunchornyakong, a former solar panel manufacturing executive and founder of the Solar Power Company Group (SPCG) in Thailand, has won recognition from the United Nation’s Climate Change secretariat with [...]
Australia’s Aborigines have the worst health statistics and living conditions of any Indigenous group in the world, despite living in one of its richest countries. An Indigenous Australian will die, [...]
Brakes Plus, CBS EcoMedia through its EducationAd program to fund upgrades to one full technology lab at LIVESTRONG.com – See more at: http://www.justmeans.com/blogs/america-needs-to-place-technology-into-the-hands-of-its-bright-young ...