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S&P/TSX Clean Technology Index »

A great piece of news has come out of Toronto, Canada. The S&P/TSX Clean Technology Index has been launched. The potential growth of clean tech companies over the next decade is incredible  with the stock market, patient investors and the environment reaping the rewards. The world’s future depends on the rapid expansion and utilization of [...]

Clean Energy Legislation »

Sometimes we forget why we do things which is why I posted the following video. I started this green business blog because I wanted to spread the message and to showcase small, medium and large companies that make a profit with the environment in mind. We can make a difference by purchasing goods and services [...]

Green Technology Creates American Auto Jobs »

The American auto industry is adding jobs as the transition to using green technologies takes shape. Daily jobs report is saying that automakers are adding jobs to support the integration of green technologies into the marketplace – specifically battery technology for electric powered cars. These jobs will be added gradually over a longer period of time, [...]

North Carolina Green Business Fund »

Businesses in North Carolina – listen up! The North Carolina Green Business Fund is open for business and want to give away grants of up to $500,000, totaling more than $8,000,000, funded by the Recovery Act. The money will be awarded to entrepreneurial, job creating endeavors in the state of North Carolina. This fund is [...]

Sustainability Expos »

I have been lucky enough to be receiving a lot of media invites to sustainability expos from around North America due to our humble, little blog. Our reach on the topic of green business has been growing in leaps and bounds since we started it in the Spring of 2007. We have built our readership [...]

Ontario’s Green Energy Act »

Tomorrow the Province of Ontario, in Canada, will publicly introduce the Green Energy Act. There are a number of goals for the act. First and foremost, the act is to aid the Province in relying less on non-renewable energy. Secondly, Ontario hopes to create at least  50,000 new jobs over the next three years which has seen [...]

Green Media Forum »

An exciting forum focusing on environmental issues in the media is going to take place in Los Angeles on December 8-9, 2008. This green media forum includes a number of interesting keynote speakers, most notably Gary Wilk who is VP of World Wide Operations & Green Ambassador of Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment. You can [...]

Green Business Expo »

Just in case anyone is interested there is an expo dedicated to everything green. The Earth Now Expo will be at the Las Vegas Convention Center from June 4-5, 2008. The focus of this expo will on selling green products and services. You can click the image below for more details.

Sustainable Business and Universal Studios Hollywood »

I just received an email from an account executive at Special Ops Media requesting me to help promote an Eco-Fair at Universal Studios. It is on April 26 and runs from 10:00am-4:00pm. From what I read Universal is pushing its little own green business these days.
Major players in all forms of industry have created their [...]

The Green Living Show »

The Green Living Show is coming to Vancouver, BC, Canada. This show will offer new green products, services and advice from 200 exhibitors. Luckily I am from Vancouver so I will definitely be checking out this expo. It runs from February 29 to March 2 and will be held at BC Place Stadium.