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National Policy Battles Impact Sustainable Business

Green Investments Blocked By Uncertainty Voluntary corporate sustainability initiatives and environmental policy are essential, but not complete solutions by themselves.¬†We also need laws, oversight and guidelines to set the entire competitive floor at a level that protects the environment and … Continue reading

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Renewable Energy Use in The United States

Florida and Texas might be leading America’s expansion of solar and wind power, but Washington, where hydroelectric dams provide over 60 percent of the state’s energy, was the country’s biggest user of renewable power in 2011, according to new statistics … Continue reading

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