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Casinos Go Green
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As public and business opinion finally begins to see sense regarding climate change, the importance of making buildings, homes and businesses energy efficient and environmentally friendly is coming to the fore. We’ve seen environmentally friendly stadiums, airports, shopping centres and so on, but the casino industry- one that you might imagine wouldn’t be particularly fussed […]

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How HP and Kyocera are applying circular economy to printing | The Guardian
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Businesses are innovating, but limited consumer participation and legislative barriers are limiting the potential impact. HP were Green Apple Award Winners in 2014

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DS Smith is lead partner for 2015 Resource event
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Green Apple Award Winners 2014, DS SMITH for the second year running a€™re proud to be lead sponsors of Resource 2015, the largest free-to-attend circular economy event in the UK at London’™s Excel Arena from 3rd – 5th March. The exhibition brings together 11,000 professionals from businesses large and small to connect, learn and explore […]

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Ecopaint Angola | Innovative Building Product of The Year
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Summit of Leaders is an independent corporation for the development and management of economic, social and humanitarian collaboration. Project: OctoBuilding Authors: Amorim, Rui, and Santos Pereira, Duarte ECOPAINT is a company in the African market (6 years), but now with over 30 years experience in Europe (Germany, Portugal, Spain, France, etc.), the maintenance of buildings. […]

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Are we headed for a green revolution in food and water?
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The following is an excerpt from “Beyond the Energy-Water-Food Nexus: New Strategies for 21st-Century Growth.” I don’t believe in business­-as­-usual projections. While they are helpful in calling attention to an issue to catalyze change, we seldom follow the projections; resource stress and scarcity drives innovation. Innovation kills business-as-usual projections, and innovations can also solve the […]

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About Burnt Tree | Nationwide Vehicle Hire
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Burnt Tree has set the standard for vehicle rental over the past 25 years, offering the widest range of vehicles of any UK rental company. And they won a number of awards for their ‘Let’s Recycle Waste’ policy including a Green Apple Award in 2014

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Keltbray Innovative In Engineering – Award Winners
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Winners of two Green Apple Awards in 2014 for their work on Chelsea Barracks and Mitre Square projects. Keltbray enters selected industry and business awards to benchmark itself against the very best of our competitors, and to demonstrate our expertise, capabilities and innovation. Awards allow us to compare our business to those of our peers, […]

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World Bank issues its largest green bond in US dollars
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LONDON: The World Bank has launched a $600 million, 10-year fixed rate green bond, its largest ever such issue in US dollars, it said yesterday. Green bonds are designed to raise capital for…

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Crop-based biofuels will take years to truly help the environment | Ars Technica
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The push for renewable energy has led to the generation of biofuels from cellulose-rich biomass, algae, and crops. Currently, crop-based biofuels are limited to those derived from agricultural products: corn, soybean, rapeseed, and surgarcane. An increase in the demand for crop-based biofuels will require either an increase in the amount of agricultural land or an increase in crop […]

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