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  • EARTH DAY 2013 – Time to Highlight Energy Efficiency and Sustainability

    The environmental movement has many seminal moments. In many ways, nearly a century ago, President Theodore Roosevelt became its first and most visible champion, as demonstrated by his establishing the United States Forest Service and setting aside more Federal land for national parks and nature preserves than all of his predecessors combined. In 1962, Rachel Carson published the game-changing environmental ...

    Posted at April 19, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 9 Comments
  • The Next Generation is Committed to Energy Efficiency and Sustainablity

    "Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation." -Robert Kennedy (New York Senator, U.S. Attorney General) Those words of wisdom describe how new societal developments occur. The fresh ideas, vitality and willingness to take risks invariably falls to ...

    Posted at April 17, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 3 Comments
  • A Common-Sense Target for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability

    The trend is disheartening. School districts across the country have been and continue to be financially-strapped, such as what has occurred in Chicago[1]. The resulting budget ax leads to schools closing and teacher firings among other drastic measures. So what, you might be asking given the nature of this blog site, do these unfortunate developments have to do with energy efficiency and sustainability? Here's a hint. There ...

    Posted at April 11, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 3 Comments
  • More Evidence that Green Technology is a Smart Business Decision

    The World Green Building Council [1](WGBC) recently released "The Business Case for Green Building: A Review of the Costs and Benefits for Developers, Investors and Occupants", a report[2] which only adds to the mountain of evidence about why sustainable building projects are a smart business decision. Now clearly we have reached a point where the naysayers, desperately clinging to specious arguments, can easily be refuted on a point by ...

    Posted at April 9, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 9 Comments
  • Feds Ramp Up Greening Efforts As Eco-Source Technologies Looks To Assist – Part 2

    We previously blogged about how the vision articulated by Jonathan Powers, the Federal Environmental Executive, echoes the mission statement of Eco-Source Technologies in response to the first installment of USA Today’s Green Tech series (“Feds Ramp Up Greening Efforts As Eco-Source Technologies Looks To Assists – Part 1”). Today we want to focus on USA Todays’ next article in the series, authored by Tim Mullaney, with a title implying the energy ...

    Posted at April 4, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 28 Comments