December 13th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Cities are constantly setting goals to increase asset and operational efficiency of their public water utilities. Public-private partnerships may provide the best opportunity to move smart water/ smart city initiatives forward.
November 21st, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Cleantech businesses may offer innovative sustainable energy products and services but also fail to reach their target audiences with their marketing. Cleantech marketing needs to embrace digital media wisely.
October 26th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Often, green business entrepreneurs stick with a specific, limited focus. Instead, they should think like eco-citizens by applying a holistic philosophy of sustainability to their business practices
October 15th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Social, cultural, and economic barriers exist that prevent women entrepreneurs in developing countries from joining the drive for clean decentralized energy initiatives
September 17th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Camelina oilseed is part of a new biofuel industry initiative that has significant potential for an eco-business
September 13th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Repurposing plastic involves less manufacturing and more creativity than plastic recycling. In this third in a series, we describe repurposing plastic and its artistic potential
September 12th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
This second article in a series on plastic recycling looks at ways you can become an eco-entrepreneur intermediary who gives plastic a better home
September 10th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
In this first article in a series,you'll learn how recycling then remanufacturing plastic has real eco-business potential.
September 4th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Seaweed farming is an eco-business on the rise. It’s also helping a struggling fishing industry to re-envision itself in new aquaculture terms
August 17th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Women eco-entrepreneurs in the solar energy industry are taking action for empowerment, diversity in careers, and extending access to energy to impoverished areas of the world
August 9th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
In Part II of this two-part series, you’ll learn the five most popular ideas for starting a green small business in 2016.
August 8th, 2016 | by Carolyn Fortuna
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.
May 2nd, 2014 | by Derek Markham
We green types get accused of loving nature, the environment, etc., more than human beings a lot. But, from my perspective, an environmentally sustainable lifestyle is pretty human friendly: not only do we all need clean air, water, and soil to survive&hellip
November 19th, 2013 | by Derek Markham
If you’re willing to give a little out of your own pocket, you can have the satisfaction of knowing you’re [&hellip
July 22nd, 2013 | by Greg
Oringally posted at the SAP Business Innovations for Sustainability blog, cross posted with permission This blog is a follow up to [&hellip
July 18th, 2013 | by Greg
This blog originally posted to the SAP Business Innovations for Sustainability Blog, cross-posted with permission. Common Wealth Contributions By Business Much to [&hellip
November 9th, 2012 | by Megan Vick
As the title indicates, Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA) wants to invest in the success of your entrepreneurial endeavor. The 2013 [&hellip
September 26th, 2012 | by Chris Keenan
Story about how a local wind farm has created a bunch of jobs and why American towns should invest in this.
September 16th, 2012 | by Green Steve
In many industries and demographic regions, companies find themselves in the less than desirable situation of competing on price because their product or service has become so common place and customers are so focused on it. When this occurs, it can be tough for a business to expand and gain market share without squeezing their margins to the point where it becomes unsustainable.
There is another option, however, and it is one that more and more business owners and managers are becoming aware of: product and service bundles. Bundling essentially means putting more than one product or service together into a single offering and it has the effect of removing you from the price arena where all your competitors are
September 10th, 2012 | by Priti Ambani
Online voting is now open for the WWF Switzerland Tropical Forest Challenge, and will remain available until September 30, 2012. Challenge winners will be endorsed by WWF Switzerland and provided global visibility, networking and capacity building opportunities.
Innovative for-profit solutions with a positive impact on tropical forest biodiversity are needed for the benefit of the planet and the people. On behalf of WWF Switzerland, Ennovent manages the Tropical Forest Challenge, to find the best for-profit solutions in 3 categories: ideas, startups and companies. Ennovent accelerates innovations creating a sustainable impact on low-income people