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

Clean Energy

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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