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News & Updates
December 2, 2020 Samson Solar Energy Center: Largest Solar Project in U.SSource: Construction Equipment Guide
Invenergy, a privately-held global developer and operator of sustainable energy solutions, recently announced a 1,310-megawatt solar energy generation facility that will be the largest in the United States upon completion....
Source: West Plains Daily Quill
According to Stanford Recycling Land, Buildings & Real Estate, Americans throw away 25 percent more trash from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve — a statistic that begs for more sustainability during the season. Thankfully,...
December 2, 2020 Luxury homes don’t have to sacrifice comfort for sustainabilitySource: The Boss Magazine
Green is the new luxury, and state-of-the-art homes now come with sustainability and energy efficiency in mind. These are a few of the standalone homes and developments leading the way.
Research & Insights
Source: Good News Network
Reducing carbon emissions while increasing gross domestic product is not only possible, but is already happening in almost every state in America, according to a new report.
The change in job openings left the gap between vacancies and those considered unemployed at 1.37 million, a decrease of 123,000 from May. Unemployed workers are defined as those out of work who have looked for a job and are...
Source: UN Environment
Showcasing the success of large-scale restoration of landscapes burdened by natural or man-made disasters, UN Environment today launched the report: Restoring forests and landscapes, the key to sustainable future.
Commentary & Opinion
November 30, 2020 Editorial - As NY politicians eye new taxes on the rich, high earners eye the exitsSource: NY Post
The 660,000 New Yorkers (17% of income tax payers)who qualify as top earners generated more than 80% of NYC's income-tax revenue.
November 30, 2020 Commentary - A Sustainable HarvestSource: Farm Bureau
U.S. agriculture has made great strides, in the last several decades especially, when it comes to leaving a smaller footprint on the land we farm. American farmers 30 years ago would have needed 100 million more acres to match...
A top federal health official is issuing a dire warning: Follow recommended coronavirus measures or risk having the worst fall in US public health history. "For your country right now and for the war that we're in against Covid,...
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