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Solar Energy Has Big Apple Potential But New York Real Estate Entrepreneurs Haven't Seen the Light
Solar Energy

Solar Energy Has Big Apple Potential But New York Real Estate Entrepreneurs Haven't Seen the Light

New York developers have been reluctant to embrace solar, despite big cost savings and beautiful new designs. That creates opportunity for the bold.
Daniel Neiditch
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
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
Why Environmental Responsibility Is Good for Your Bottom Line
Green Business

Why Environmental Responsibility Is Good for Your Bottom Line

A foam insulation company retooled its spray foam products and improved its finances, along with the planet, in one fell swoop.
Doug Kramer
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
This Craft Brewery Invented a Brilliant Edible 6-Pack Holder That Helps Sea Life
Social Entrepreneurship

This Craft Brewery Invented a Brilliant Edible 6-Pack Holder That Helps Sea Life

Embracing social entrepreneurship with an eco twist, SaltWater Brewery uses beer-brewing byproducts to create biodegradable rings that nourish -- not maim and kill -- marine life. We'll drink to that.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000
Business Ideas

63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000

Need a new business idea? Here are over 60 you can run with now.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Disney World Installs On-Brand Solar Panels in the Shape of Mouse Ears
Make More Happen

Disney World Installs On-Brand Solar Panels in the Shape of Mouse Ears

The new solar farm near Epcot spans 22 acres and joins a family of mouse-shaped environmental projects.
Lydia Belanger
Why Making Money Means Thinking Beyond Profits
Value

Why Making Money Means Thinking Beyond Profits

Your company values should align with customer values, as today's consumers want more than competitive pricing.
Sherry Gray
This Startup Hopes its Toothbrush Will Last You a Lifetime
Green Business

This Startup Hopes its Toothbrush Will Last You a Lifetime

The Goodwell Company sells biodegradable toothbrushes equipped with recycled aluminum handles and bristles made of activated charcoal.
Other People's Trash Is How This Franchisee Makes His Treasure
Franchise Players

Other People's Trash Is How This Franchisee Makes His Treasure

Ed Stripay is going green -- and seeing green -- with his Junk King franchise.
Carly Okyle
How a Thirst for Fashion Is Driving Sales for This Hot Accessory
Business Unusual

How a Thirst for Fashion Is Driving Sales for This Hot Accessory

Stylish stainless-steal water bottles have earned celebrities and high-end stores as fans.
How This Pro Surfer Is Making Waves in the Fashion Industry
Clothing Business

How This Pro Surfer Is Making Waves in the Fashion Industry

Kelly Slater joins the ranks of apparel brands diving into sustainable fashion.
Jason Ankeny