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Can We Solve Our Energy Problems with Existing Technologies Today Without the Need for Breakthrough Innovations? 11° (11 replies)

This is the topic of an Oxford-style debate on solving the world’s energy crisis at the Economist -http://www.economist.com/debate/index.cfm?action=hall&debate_id=11&sa_campaign=debateseries/debate11/spr/blog/tb13 The argument for solving our energy needs with today's technology is made by Joseph J. Romm, Senior Fellow at the Centre for American Progress and the argument for the need for technology ...

Started by Leslie B. in August 2008, about Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Coal & Oil, Economics, Energy Saving, Industry & Business, Politics & Government

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Prove it! 1° (1 reply)

Jilly Forster, founder of Sunday Times Best Green Company 2009 winner Forster, believes that communications agencies who advise clients on ‘green’ initiatives have to run their own best practice - or it all means zilch. Do it yourself At Forster, ethics are central to our business. They have been since ...

Started by Jilly F. in May 2009, about Action, Protest, & Activism, Air Quality, Carbon Trading, Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Consumerism, Deforestation, Design, Electric vehicles, Emissions, Energy Saving, Events, Green energy, Media, Pollution, Poverty & Development, Recycling, Solar, Transport, Travel

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Are you willing to sacrifice? 23° (13 replies)

Change is fundamentally about sacrifice. Whether it's choosing chocolate ice cream or vanilla, when we decide on a course of action we sacrifice alternative options. Faced with climate instability and the social and political turmoil that will result in "staying the course", most everyone who visits Celsias has already decided ...

Started by Andrew Hunt in July 2008, about Climate Change, Consumerism, Economics, Education, Health, Philosophy & Religion, Politics & Government, Travel

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Financing microgeneration in Bermuda and elsewhere 2° (2 replies)

As the economy continues its tailspin towards terminal velocity, many will find the costs of installing renewable energy systems a deal breaker. Though the costs of systems are dropping, PV panel prices are set to decrease by as much as 40% by year end, (http://www.worldchanging.com/archives/009478.html) and will continue to drop ...

Started by C Robb W. in March 2009, about Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Coal & Oil, Electric vehicles, Emissions, Energy Saving, Green energy, Industry & Business, Politics & Government, Solar

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How do organizations choose a strategy for sustainability? 2° (2 replies)

I'm writing my Master Thesis about this subject and I really want to find out how they do this. If your organization is engaged in sustainability, would you be so kind to fill out my survey at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/SY8XH5L ? Thank you very much

Started by Lisette V. in September 2010, about Economics

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What do your clothes say about climate change? More than you think… 1° (1 reply)

Climate Counts | Aug 16, 2010 10:30 AM ET 3BL Media | theCSRfeed ..What do your clothes say about climate change? More than you think… Rewarding corporate climate leadership with back-to-school purchases SUMMARY: Most of us start our days the same way. We smack our alarm clock, wish it were ...

Started by David M. in August 2010, about Clean Technologies

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Does anyone know where you can actually source serious numbers of electric cars ? 16° (6 replies)

I know California killed them , and I know the dinky little Norwegian one , but are there serious numbers of electric vehicles available from anyone , anywhere . Like real cars, not golf carts

Started by Ping S. in June 2008, about Clean Technologies

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Green Winners Do Better in Tough Times 2° (2 replies)

While President Obama’s green policies will certainly boost innovation in certain areas, many in industry still believe that there is a fundamental conflict between "sustainable" and "affordable." But companies looking for ways to survive in the current economic climate should think twice before cutting back on sustainable initiatives. In 16 ...

Started by Stan L. in February 2009, about Industry & Business

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Solar Energy: Smart Money? 1° (1 reply)

Hi. I am a researcher at Smart Money and we would like to talk to anyone in the USA who is a regular user of solar products. Send an email to lwitherington@hearst.com if you would like to advise our readers on going solar. Thanks!

Started by Laurence W. in April 2009, about Clean Technologies

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Top 10 green companies 2008? 3° (3 replies)

CNN thinks these guys were worth a mention for going above and beyond last year: 1. Honda (www.honda.com) 2. Continental Airlines (www.continental.com) 3. Suncor (www.suncor.com) 4. Tesco (www.tesco.com) 5. Alcan (www.alcan.com) 6. PG&E (www.pge.com) 7. SC Johnson (www.scjohnson.com) 8. Goldman Sachs (www2.goldmansachs.com) 9. Swiss Re (www.swissre.com) 10. Hewlett-Packard (www.hp.com) Who ...

Started by Matthew W. in August 2008, about Economics, Finance & Money, Industry & Business

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