At the end of May, the first ever “green” library welcomed kids of all ages to come and explore environmental materials and exhibits.
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Not only does a company going green help the environment, it could be a key selling point for clients. Many amazing advances in technology could also save hundreds or even thousands of dollars every single year, and this is why every company should consider doing just a little bit more for the environment. Here is a closer look at five [...]
You do all you can to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle. You recycle, shop locally, use compact fluorescent light bulbs and maybe even bike to work on occasion. But doing your part for the environment also means being an informed consumer. Buying goods from and doing business with green companies gives you the opportunity to have an [...]
Looking for ways to help the planet? While cloud computing may not seem all that eco-friendly at first glance, a closer look reveals a number of green benefits. Here are some of the ways that the cloud can help your organization cut its carbon footprint down to size: Fewer Machines Thanks to virtualization and server utilization rates of [...]
You’d imagine that making goods and services more easily available and quicker to access would involve more people, effort and resources. Not necessarily. The world of the self-service kiosks has really come to the forefront with the technological advances of the last 5-10 years. We talk to Julian Rooney of UK bespoke Kiosk business [...]
Businesses everywhere recognize their responsibility as global citizens to safeguard and conserve the earth’s resources for current and future generations. This goal is prevalent in a variety of industries relating to natural science, engineering, and architecture. Qualified people who want to follow an environmentally friendly [...]
You might not think the office is a place where you could be green and self-sufficient, but in reality it’s one of the best places to care for the environment – as well as your health. Most of the following tips are beneficial to both you as a worker and to the company you work for as a whole. Having a healthier lifestyle and attitude [...]
The recent tragic collapse of a Bangladesh factory making cheap garments for Western wearers has re-invigorated the debate about workers’ rights versus consumer interest to buy cheaply, immediately and frequently. (Seems like a no-brainer, right?) Many of us are doing what we can to fight against fast fashion: buying local, buying [...]
Chevron is known for being one of the biggest multinational fuel organisations in the world, ranked America’s third largest corporation in the Fortune 500 from 2007-2012. Chevron sources traditional energy sources, oil, natural gas and oil sands, as well as renewable geothermal and solar energy. In 2007, Chevron helped to write [...]
Unfortunately, many restaurant owners do not realize that each time they open their doors for business, they are unknowing guzzling energy, throwing away profits and polluting the environment. Whether you are designing a new restaurant and re-designing an existing restaurant, going green and changing a few daily behaviors can reduce [...]