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Posted: Sep 01, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST
Concerns about sustainability and energy saving in the transportation industry is certainly not a new thing — in fact, it’s what many of us associate with carbon footprints and greenhouse gas emissions. While Elon Musk seems to be taking care of the vehicle side of the equation, the collateral manifestation of roads, highways and byways are usually left overlooked as part of the industry’s impact on the environment.
Posted: Sep 21, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST
Since the Wright brothers, planes have been running on fossil fuel – that’s 100 years of using the same energy source. Just as the term “fossil” implies, the externalities from this form of fuel means there is need for rethinking. Investments in renewable energy are needed for a more sustainable future, especially in the aviation industry.
Posted: May 16, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
Physicians take the Hippocratic Oath to vow to "first do no harm" to the patient. Can that definition of "harm" expand to include the patient AND the planet? Virginia Mason's Director of Sustainability Brenna Davis reports.
Posted: Jun 18, 2013 – 09:41 AM EST
The UPS and USPS buddy up to reduce carbon emissions, boost revenues, and improve customer service. Grant Ricketts of Tripos tells the story on Talkback.
Posted: Jun 17, 2013 – 09:36 AM EST
Noble Profit chats with Joel Makower, executive editor of GreenBiz and producer of the VERGE conferences on how technology is transforming business and society and helping us achieve what sustainability is all about - radical efficiency on a moment by moment basis.
Posted: Jun 10, 2013 – 10:17 AM EST
"There is no 'right' answer to many of the questions we need to address because we do not yet fully understand the problems or risks," says AECOM's Chief Sustainability Officer Gary Lawrence. He examines the firm's latest Sustainability Report on Talkback.
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