Nick Blitterswyk, CEO of UGE talks to VLN and @ecoentrepreneur about his innovtive eco venture – Urban Green Energy UGE.
4E: What Inspired you to Start UGE?
NB: I grew up in a nature reserve in western Canada, so I grew up surrounded by sustainability which, looking back, I always took for granted. Fast forward, and when I [...]
By Vocus/PRWeb, on Thursday, 05 February 2009
Small business owners thinking of incorporating green technologies at their facilities are now eligible to borrow more money to make it happen. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is now offering special financing to small business entrepreneurs who go green through their SBA 504 Loan Program.
(Vocus/PRWEB ) February 5, [...]
Chris Russell has put together a comprehensive guide with tips and resources to help you find green, clean tech jobs. Here is the link.
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The green web is growing faster than over-fertilized bamboo and many websites have cropped up to fill the ever-growing green movement. This guide will help you navigate the vast array of environmental websites starting with the best green blogs, tools, applications and resources and ending with forums, social media sites, environmental agencies and organizations. The [...]
Current college students, recent grads and high school seniors have only to take one look at the job market to understand that many of the jobs that were popular as recently as six months ago no longer exist. Besides retailing, which has lost one-third of its employees during the current recession, other industries are reporting [...]
Zachary Coile, Chronicle Washington Bureau
Silicon Valley venture capitalist John Doerr, whose early investments helped launch Google and Amazon, delivered a stark warning to Congress on Wednesday that the United States is on the verge of being left behind in the green tech revolution.
Doerr, a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, which is betting billions [...]
A post by contributing writer Melissa Chungfat.
Every single word counts when it comes to marketing. How you package your brand with words and images has a strong influence on how people perceive your company.
But before I dive into which words can work for your product or service, always keep in mind that your company’s credibility [...]
Huffington Post | Nicholas Sabloff | October 20, 2008 08:02 AM
Social and environmental activist Van Jones felt he had important message about the economy, energy prices and global warming to impart in his book “The Green Collar Economy,” which was published this month. What he didn’t have, as a first time author with an almost non-existent [...]
Here is a well written article on marketing ideas for green entrepreneurs by MC Milker
There have been several articles on Public Relations blogs recently about the difficulty of promoting green businesses. In our current climate, thousands of organizations, big and small are trying to go, or appear to go green. Hundred’s of websites are devoted [...]