Category: Sustainability News

Sustainability News – September 17, 2013

Modern society will find no solution to the ecological problem unless it takes a serious look at its lifestyle. ~ Pope John Paul II




New coating could propel LED’s into mainstream


Fracking impacts on livestock


Duke Energy, advocates agree on energy efficiency plans.  

Learn how reducing, reusing, and recycling can help you, your community, and the environment by saving money, energy, and natural resources. 

Energy use in USA in 2012 was below 1999 level, though economy had grown 25%. 


Energy efficiency can save billion of dollars.


Sustainability News – May 6, 2013


If you have no will to change it, you have no right to criticize it.  ~ Abraham Lincoln

A sustainable pet food company

Montgomery County Community College, honorable mention as bike friendly university

Here come microgrids

Free market environmentalism

The death of sustainability

Sustainability News – April 23, 2013

“It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.” ~ Ansel Adams


C40 & Siemens announce a broad collaboration on sustainability


A look at Bill McKibben


Global Warming emissions in US and China


Tips on living more sustainability 


Solar power plane makes successful test flight



Sustainability News – April 18, 2013


“I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend?” ~Robert Redford, 1985


Some recycling/sustainable tips for Earth Week


Spotlight on the superfood Kale 


Support solar for low-income families and our friends at Grid Alternatives


Unilever’s success on carbon reductions


5 ways social enterprises can engage corporations


Sustainability News – March 31, 2013


There is something fundamentally wrong in treating the Earth as if it were a business in liquidation. ~ Herman E. Daly



A tour around the web for information to help you with your sustainability and sustainability education related efforts ~ Dean Kane


Recent oil pipeline spill in Arkansas

A possible solution to our energy storage issues?

Sacramento County, CA commission PACE District, this is huge!

Willis Tower in Chicago offering bicycle valet service

Tips on teaching kids basic sustainability concepts




Sustainability News – March 18, 2013

A quick tour around the web to help with your sustainability education efforts ~ MAK 


Duckweed as cost-competitive option for biofuels


Researches map out alternate energy future for New York 


Using games to engage employees on sustainability


A day in the life of a Chief Sustainability Officer 


17 year-old wins Intel Science fair for under bed biofuels algae lab


Obama’s future plan to get cars off gasoline?


“We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap.” ~Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.


Sustainability News – March 13, 2013


A tour around the web to bring you useful and relevant information for your sustainability efforts ~ Dean Kane


Boosting solar cell efficiency


How stupid lawmakers can be, Washington State lawmaker claims bicyclist produce more CO2 than cars and should be taxed


How to know if you are being green washed


Check out Climate week in the UK


The benefits of LED’s


Sustainability News, Feb 28, 2013


A tour around the web to provide you with resources and news to support your sustainability work. 




Cousteau pushes Wall Street to a higher calling


Overcoming sustainability challenges requires determination


Environmental Sustainability is not a job killer


A 75 year-old farmer takes on Monsanto over seed monopoly


The art of repair




Sustainability News –  Feb 24, 2013

A quick tour around the net to bring you sustainability news and resources

Fifteen ways to reduce your carbon footprint


2013 Climate Fellowship Program


Are we nearing the permafrost tipping point?


US Firms Lead the Way in Sustainability 


Energy and Environment News Round-up


Sustainability News – February 12, 2013


Some information to help with your sustainability education.


UPS test driving a green fleet in California


Obama taps REI Chief to run the Department of the Interior


How companies can effectively talk about sustainability 


Sacramento PACE program, energy savings with no upfront cost


10 tips for companion planting and natural pest control