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Samsung Is Looking at Ways to Limit the Environmental Impact of the Note 7 Recall
Samsung

Samsung Is Looking at Ways to Limit the Environmental Impact of the Note 7 Recall

The remarks come after environmental group Greenpeace issued a statement earlier this week demanding the world's top smartphone maker find a way to reuse rare materials in the discontinued smartphones that Samsung is taking back.
How Forest Whitaker Is Supporting Sustainable Development
Humanitarian

How Forest Whitaker Is Supporting Sustainable Development

Entrepreneur Network partner Jessica Abo spoke with actor Forest Whitaker about his involvement with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals campaign.
Jessica Abo
What Everyone Should Know About the Global Water Crisis
Environmental protection

What Everyone Should Know About the Global Water Crisis

Entrepreneur Seth Siegel is on a mission to prevent the fast-approaching global water crisis and offers ways for you to get involved.
Jessica Abo
This Firm Is Fueling Investors' Wallets and Desire to Do Good With the Power of the Sun
Solar Energy

This Firm Is Fueling Investors' Wallets and Desire to Do Good With the Power of the Sun

With savvy software, Wunder Capital aims to bring efficiency to financing the installation of solar energy systems.
Catherine Clifford
This Startup Plans to Revolutionize the Way We Recycle Food
Environment

This Startup Plans to Revolutionize the Way We Recycle Food

California Safe Soil pitched its food waste recycling technology to Entrepreneur.com editors at this year's Propeller Fest.
Entrepreneur Staff
The Unintended Results of Doing the Right Thing
Green Business

The Unintended Results of Doing the Right Thing

Doing the right thing is the fastest road to success.
Doug Kramer
Motivation is Overvalued. Environment Often Matters More.
Environment

Motivation is Overvalued. Environment Often Matters More.

Winners often win because their environment makes winning easier.
James Clear
The Unexpected Benefits of Energy Efficiency
Energy Efficiency

The Unexpected Benefits of Energy Efficiency

Intangible perks might outweigh even the financial ROIs business owners enjoy from making smart upgrades.
Jacob Bayer
Big Solar Is Leaving Rooftop Systems in the Dust
Solar Energy

Big Solar Is Leaving Rooftop Systems in the Dust

The success of large-scale solar has raised questions about the wisdom of continuing incentives for rooftop installations, which remain far more expensive than most other forms of electricity.
Volkswagen Agrees to $15.3 Billion Settlement in Diesel Pollution Case
Volkswagen

Volkswagen Agrees to $15.3 Billion Settlement in Diesel Pollution Case

The settlement stems from VW's admission in September that it intentionally misled regulators by installing secret software that allowed U.S. vehicles to emit up to 40 times legally allowable pollution.
VW to Pay More Than $10 Billion for U.S. Emissions Scandal
Volkswagen

VW to Pay More Than $10 Billion for U.S. Emissions Scandal

As part of the settlements, Volkswagen will to help boost zero emissions vehicles and introduce a program to offset excess diesel pollution from the offending vehicles.
Nissan to Develop Ethanol-Based Fuel Cell Technology by 2020
Environment

Nissan to Develop Ethanol-Based Fuel Cell Technology by 2020

The Japanese company said using ethanol, produced from crops including sugar cane and corn, to generate hydrogen-based electricity inside vehicles would be cheaper than fuel cell technology.
Apple Creates a New Company to Sell Solar Energy
Apple

Apple Creates a New Company to Sell Solar Energy

The company might have plans to expand its farms even further to prepare for new projects, such as charging stations for the long-rumored Apple car.
3 No-Brainer Reasons Why I'm Going More Green -- and Why You Should Too
Entrepreneur Network

3 No-Brainer Reasons Why I'm Going More Green -- and Why You Should Too

We live in a digital world. Air pollution is killing us. We've got to clean up our oceans and beaches. Case closed.
Bryan Elliott