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8 Companies Utilizing AI to Tackle Climate Change

A look to how the private sector is responding to our environmental crisis.

Renewable Energy Is a Hot Spot for Startup and Investment Opportunities

High potential abounds in the green space.

4 Ways to Make Your Business More Eco-Friendly

Data suggests that if people with compatible jobs worked from home just half the time, the national savings could total over $700 billion per year.

The Company That Created Robot Pizza Trucks Is Now Pushing to Solve the Global Issue of Plastic Pollution

Zume is expanding past pizza and will manufacture compostable replacements for single-use plastics.

You Don't Have to Be Elon Musk to Make a Difference

Consumers are ever more impatient for brands to embrace the greater good.

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