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What are some chains that are staying closed on Thanksgiving, unlike Walmart, Target, Macy's and countless others? Read my latest on Sustainable Brands.
Earlier this fall SolarCity announced it would build a massive photovoltaic solar panel factory in Buffalo. Could this help drive the city's resurgence?
Patagonia has announced an investment in Yerdle, a startup where users can use a smartphone app to give and receive things for free.
This week I am off to Ljubljana, Slovenia, and then Italy, for a conference that will hopefully be a step forward for the world's oceans and marine life.
Beorum Apparel delivers sustainable merino wool sweaters that are sourced from farms and factories where people, and animals, are treated ethically.
Dollar General and Pets at Home are among the 27 companies that have been through the KKR Green Portfolio Program.
The Responsible Down Standard announced 10 more brands, including the North Face and Eddie Bauer, have committed to more responsibly sourced down.
Covering 20 acres on the Mandalay Bay Resort, over 21,000 solar panels will provide 6.4 megawatts of clean energy to the massive complex in Las Vegas.
The most recent annual report by Ceres shows insurance companies are woefully unprepared for potential climate change risks.
A California startup, Skywell, is pitching atmospheric water-generator systems, which extract water from the air with its advanced water generators.
The top 10 solar states, according to Solar Power Rocks, may just surprise you. New York comes in at #1, followed by Massachusetts.
Now SolarCity is turning to crowdfunding in order to raise funds, as well as awareness, for solar energy and its potential in the U.S.