Green Business

No Cars Allowed: Big Cities Look to Curb Vehicles for Good
Technology

No Cars Allowed: Big Cities Look to Curb Vehicles for Good

Urban centers around the world, from Hamburg to Shanghai, are looking to cut down on pollution by reducing the number of cars on the road.
Room to Grow: A Look at the Changing Landscape of Green Startups
Make More Happen

Room to Grow: A Look at the Changing Landscape of Green Startups

To get a sense for what it's like starting up environment-friendly and social ventures today, we reached out to three founders based out of NYC's Green Spaces incubator.
Lydia Brown and Jeremy Unger
The Tax Break Most 'Green' Entrepreneurs Forget
Finance

The Tax Break Most 'Green' Entrepreneurs Forget

If your business is involved in green design or construction, you could be leaving hundreds of thousands of dollars in tax write-offs on the table. Here's how to stop.
Dean Zerbe
Saving the World With Fertilizer
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Saving the World With Fertilizer

BeeSafe Organic Lawn Care is scaling up organic fertilizer for commercial and institutional use.
Obama's Climate-Change Initiatives Expected to Support Cleantech Entrepreneurs
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Obama's Climate-Change Initiatives Expected to Support Cleantech Entrepreneurs

The President unveils a set of executive actions Tuesday that aim to cut carbon pollution and prepare the U.S. for extreme weather changes.
Catherine Clifford
When Sustainability Stories Are Good Business
Entrepreneurs

When Sustainability Stories Are Good Business

A Los Angeles-based multimedia platform focuses on inspiring stories about the environment to help counterbalance the usual doom-and-gloom narrative.
Brian Solis
Growth Strategies

Report: Green Business Leads to a Greener Bottom Line

A new survey reveals green products and services give small businesses a competitive advantage.
Liz Webber
The Serial Entrepreneur Who Is Tackling E-Waste With EcoATMs
Starting a Business

The Serial Entrepreneur Who Is Tackling E-Waste With EcoATMs

Automated kiosks that buy back used electronics aim to ease the electronic waste burden and put cash in consumers' pockets.
Katherine Duncan
How to Calculate and Reduce Your Business's Carbon Footprint
Growth Strategies

How to Calculate and Reduce Your Business's Carbon Footprint

Conducting a carbon footprint analysis reveals the full spectrum of your company's environmental impact and helps you address it.
Carol Tice
3 Promising Green Startups Attracting Millions From Investors
Ready To Launch

3 Promising Green Startups Attracting Millions From Investors

On Earth Day, we take a look at a crop of promising startups attempting to combat climate change.
Arlene Weintraub
4 Ways to Green Your Office
Growth Strategies

4 Ways to Green Your Office

With Earth Day approaching, consider these tips to make your office more eco-friendly.
Lisa Evans
Former Software Engineer Takes a High-Tech Approach to Farming
Ready To Launch

Former Software Engineer Takes a High-Tech Approach to Farming

How PodPonics transformed an unused lot in Atlanta into a productive farm.
Jodi Helmer
7 Trends in 'Green' Business, Not Just for Tree-Huggers
Growth Strategies

7 Trends in 'Green' Business, Not Just for Tree-Huggers

Environmental responsibility is a hot trend for companies, whether or not they target the granola set.
Catherine Clifford
How One Entrepreneur Turned Restaurant Waste into a Business
Starting a Business

How One Entrepreneur Turned Restaurant Waste into a Business

Chris Anderson, founder of Golden Fuel Systems, makes straight vegetable oil (SVO) conversion kits for diesel vehicles.
John Patrick Pullen