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Body Heat Is Sweden's New Green Energy Source 16.4.2010 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
It's 7:30 a.m. on a wintry morning in downtown Stockholm and a sea of Swedes are flooding Central Station to catch a train to work....
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Terry Gardner: Necessity, the Mother of Eco Invention 16.4.2010 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
Whether you believe "climate change" is fiction or fact, doesn't reducing waste and recycling just make sense?
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Denis Hayes on the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day 16.4.2010 TreeHugger
Denis Hayes on the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day
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Survive the Apocalypse In Style 16.4.2010 TreeHugger
Survive the Apocalypse In Style
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EPA to Require Lab Tests Before Granting Energy Star Label 15.4.2010 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com

Companies seeking Energy Star certification for their products must furnish lab test results to verify energy use before they can use the famous label. The new requirement is the latest move by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy to strengthen the program.

EPA to Require Lab Tests Before Granting Energy Star Label
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General Mills Product Shifts Lead to Climate Goal Challenges 15.4.2010 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com

Selling more energy-intensive cereal and less flour has made it more challenging for General Mills to meets its longterm energy and climate targets, according to its latest CSR report. The company, however, made gains in water use and solid waste reduction.

General Mills Product Shifts Lead to Climate Goal Challenges
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Environmentalist, 350.org Founder Bill McKibben on "Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet" 15.4.2010 Democracy Now!
Ahead of Bolivia's indigenous summit on climate change and the expected unveiling of a Senate climate bill next week, we speak to someone who sounded one of the earliest alarms about global warming. Twenty years ago, environmental activist Bill McKibben wrote The End of Nature, but his warnings went largely unheeded. Now, as people are grappling with the unavoidable effects of climate change and confronting an earth that is suddenly melting, drying, acidifying, flooding and burning in unprecedented ways, Bill McKibben is out with Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet, a new book about what we have to do to survive this brave new world. [includes rush transcript]
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EPA to Require Lab Tests Before Granting Energy Star Label 15.4.2010 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com

Companies seeking Energy Star certification for their products must furnish lab test results to verify energy use before they can use the famous label. The new requirement is the latest move by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy to strengthen the program.

EPA to Require Lab Tests Before Granting Energy Star Label
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E-Stewards Launches with Major Corporate, NGO Backing 15.4.2010 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com

The responsible electronics recycling certification years in the making has launched today with support from leading global corporations and environmental groups, all aiming to make a dent in the world's massive e-waste problem.

E-Stewards Launches with Major Corporate, NGO Backing
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Environmentalist, 350.org Founder Bill McKibben on "Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet" 15.4.2010 Democracy Now!
Ahead of Bolivia's indigenous summit on climate change and the expected unveiling of a Senate climate bill next week, we speak to someone who sounded one of the earliest alarms about global warming. Twenty years ago, environmental activist Bill McKibben wrote The End of Nature, but his warnings went largely unheeded. Now, as people are grappling with the unavoidable effects of climate change and confronting an earth that is suddenly melting, drying, acidifying, flooding and burning in unprecedented ways, Bill McKibben is out with Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet, a new book about what we have to do to survive this brave new world. [includes rush transcript]
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EPA to Require Lab Tests Before Granting Energy Star Label 15.4.2010 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com

Companies seeking Energy Star certification for their products must furnish lab test results to verify energy use before they can use the famous label. The new requirement is the latest move by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy to strengthen the program.

EPA to Require Lab Tests Before Granting Energy Star Label
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Why Are the Feds Giving $900 Billion in Tax Breaks Every Year? 15.4.2010 AlterNet.org: Corporate Accountability and WorkPlace
The vast majority of current tax breaks are fundamentally unjust and destructive. The good news is this harm can be easily alleviated, if we have the political will.
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Bruce Nilles: Coal Execs Taken to Task On Capitol Hill 15.4.2010 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
Reps. Markey and Inslee did a phenomenal job taking the coal industry to task for their global warming doubts and for the industry's accusations that the government is assaulting them via regulation.
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General Mills Product Shifts Lead to Climate Goal Challenges 15.4.2010 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com

Selling more energy-intensive cereal and less flour has made it more challenging for General Mills to meets its longterm energy and climate targets, according to its latest CSR report. The company, however, made gains in water use and solid waste reduction.

General Mills Product Shifts Lead to Climate Goal Challenges
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The Consequences of Ignoring Water Risks in the U.S. 14.4.2010 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com

Infrastructure can be the mainstay or the bane of the built environment. In the U.S., failure to address water risks and other critical issues posed by aging or inadequate infrastructure could further impede the country's economy and attempts to regain global competitiveness on a number of fronts, a new study warns.
 

The Consequences of Ignoring Water Risks in the U.S.
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Proxy Preview 2010: Helping Foundations Align Investment and Mission 14.4.2010 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com

The 2010 Proxy Preview is designed to help foundations navigate social shareholder proposals and identify those that are relevant to their mission and grantmaking agendas.

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Abercrombie & Fitch, Weight Watchers Land on Worst Companies List 14.4.2010 GreenBiz.com

As a companion to its recently released "Best Corporate Citizens," Corporate Responsibility Magazine has named and shamed those firms that are the least transparent.

Abercrombie & Fitch, Weight Watchers Land on Worst Companies List
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Proxy Preview 2010: Helping Foundations Align Investment and Mission 14.4.2010 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com

The 2010 Proxy Preview is designed to help foundations navigate social shareholder proposals and identify those that are relevant to their mission and grantmaking agendas.

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Coal execs get slammed in House hearing 14.4.2010 Grist Magazine
Several coal industry executives withstood some heat today during a hearing before the House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming. “ The Role of Coal in a New Energy Age ” hearing featured a slate of four speakers who attempted to defend their industries—with one denying anthropogenic global warming -as part of the clean energy future of the U.S.: We had some folks tweeting from inside the hearing , and here are two choice quotes from the testimony of the coal industry representatives: “All that we’re asking is that the (Environmental Protection Agency) step back and reconsider its endangerment finding… There needs to be another independent review of the data to put to rest all of ...
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IBM Demands Smaller Supply Chain Footprint 14.4.2010 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com

IBM's 28,000 suppliers will need to start tracking, reporting and reducing their environmental impacts.
 

IBM Demands Smaller Supply Chain Footprint
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