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Ways To Manage Your Energy Costs/Usage More Efficiently

The environmental performance of your company is becoming more and more important as the years progress.  Leading businesses all over the world grab hold of More...

Passage of California climate change bill could set global example

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — When California Gov. Jerry Brown visits the Vatican this week for an international conference, he’ll be carrying a resolution from state lawmakers More...

Organic Food: Your Place In A Growing Industry

Take a short walk to your refrigerator.  Open it up, and look inside.  Look inside, and examine the different foods you have on hand.  Where More...

How green is the U.S. economy?

Are the largest companies in the U.S. economy helping or hurting the environment and society? After evaluating the largest 500 firms on environmental performance of More...

How Electric Vehicles are Helping Stimulate the Economy in 2015

In the last decade, there has been a lot of talk and debate over electric vehicles and how they will impact humanity on both an More...

CNBC Article about Palm Beach County’s Attractiveness to Financial Services Companies

The pitch for running a hedge fund from Miami or Palm Beach is hard to ignore, especially after another brutal Northeastern winter. Taxes are low, More...

Economic Forum

    The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County hosted its first Economic Development Forum Thursday, April 23, 2015 at the Palm Beach County More...

By 2050 the Greenest City may not be in the first world

As the world’s population continues to move closer to major urban centers, cities are attempting to implement greener practices to reduce environmental damage.  The problem? More...

A cold ski town is building one of the first vertical farms in the world

In the ski town of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, one of the world’s first vertical farms is being created to help supply produce to the local More...

A vacant lot in Wyoming will become one of the world’s first vertical farms

In Jackson, Wyoming, an organization known as Vertical Harvest has recently broken ground on a new three story stack of greenhouses that will produce a More...

Greening Economic Growth: How Can Environmental Regulation Enhance Innovation and Competitiveness?

Paul Lanoie at Sustainable Prosperity blogs about whether environmental regulation could encourage innovation and competitiveness rather than dampen economic growth as some economists and regulators More...

An incubator for innovation

Clean energy investment in Silicon Valley has significantly decreased since 2010 as venture capitalists are not seeing the immediate return on their investment that they More...