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How to Overcome Cost Barriers in Renewable Fuel Production

The cost of converting lignin into renewable fuels, chemicals and materials has historically been a major obstacle. A new process developed by the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) may clear this hurdle. A study, Lignin Valorization Through Integrated Biological Funneling and Chemical Catalysis, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Read More »

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August 22, 2014

Why Are Companies Still Doing Their Own Energy Management?

A Frost & Sullivan customer survey of 250 medium and large companies in fully deregulated energy markets found that 77 percent of respondents conduct their Read More...

August 7, 2014

From Wind to Waste: Microsoft’s Evolving Green Power

Last month, Microsoft announced that it is signing a 20-year power purchase agreement for wind power, to be funded in part by proceeds from the Read More...

August 1, 2014

How Has UPS’s Reporting Changed Under GRI G4?

On Wednesday, UPS issued its 2013 corporate sustainability report – which the company says is the first report by a US company to achieve “Comprehensive” Read More...

July 25, 2014

How Flexible Working Saved Dell $12 Million

Dell’s flexible and remote working program, Connected Workplace, saved the company $12 million and helped it avoid 6,700 metric tons of GHGs in FY14. EnvironmentEnergyPro Read More...

July 16, 2014

Energy Efficiency Q&A with AT&T’s John Schinter

AT&T realized more than $191 million in energy savings from 2010 to 2013 by implementing more than 18,000 energy efficiency projects. Environment Energy Pro spoke Read More...

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On-Site Solar Power Guide

Updated August 5, 2014. The solar power industry is changing rapidly. Swiftly falling prices have improved the technology’s value for commercial users. Many vendors have Read More...

Refrigeration Guide

Updated July 18, 2014. Refrigerants’ contribution to climate change can be significant. Grocery stores, convenience stores, drugstores, food service companies, food and drink manufacturers, medical Read More...

Cooling and Process Water Guide

Updated May 29, 2014. Companies are under numerous pressures to reduce their water consumption. In this report we focus on the environmental impacts of water Read More...

Sustainability Reporting Guide

Updated May 23, 2014. Sustainability reports are designed to communicate an organization’s performance on environmental and social issues to investors, employees, customers, the media and other Read More...

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September 2, 2014

Policy Assessment for the Review of the Ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards

A policy report by EPA staff to administrator Gina McCarthy, recommending the ground-level ozone threshold be lowered to 60-70 ppb. Read More...

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Calif. SB 270: Proposed Plastic Bag Ban

California's proposed ban on single-use plastic shopping bags, which passed both houses of the state legislature. Bill text as amended August 21, 2014. Read More...

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AIG Corporate Citizenship Report 2013

American International Group's update on governance, environmental and social performance, released August 2014. Read More...

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August 29, 2014

Hyatt Corporate Responsibility Report 2013-2014

Hyatt's report on its latest corporate responsibility efforts and achievements, released August 2014. Read More...