small business

Top Ten Ideas for Starting Your Own Green Small Business

Published on August 8th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna

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In Part I of this two-part series, you’ll learn five of the ten of 2016’s most popular ideas for starting a green small business.  In the next installment, you’ll discover the final five ways that you, too, can become a success green entrepreneur in 2016. ... Read More


eco-entrepreneur competition

Entrepreneur Competition Will Award $20,000 In Prizes

Published on August 6th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley


The Washington Coast Works Sustainable Small Business Competition will award $10,000 to the winning contestant and another $10,000 in runner-up awards. The entrepreneur competition has been established by The Nature Conservancy in collaboration with Enterprise for Equity, [&hellip... Read More

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Small scale hydro power

New Computer Promotes Small Scale Hydro Power

Published on July 14th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

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Engineers at the Oregon State University College of Engineering have developed a computer program that is able to accurately predict how much electricity a small scale hydro power installation will produce now and in the future, even if local data is unavailable. ... Read More

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5 Travel Tips for the Eco-Conscious Traveler

Published on July 5th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor

Between take-offs/landings, renting cars and general transit the transportation industry produces as much as 30 percent of CO2 emissions. In order to reduce the nearly billion tons of carbon dioxide released every year by aviation alone [&hellip... Read More

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