Tag Archives: Energy efficiency

The World’s Most Eco-Friendly Places

The World’s Most Eco-Friendly Places

Posted on 10. Oct, 2011 by .

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The earth, like a teenager, is mostly covered in oil, grease and noxious pustules. Occasionally though, you can see a small sign of hope for the future in a clean, vigorous area, glowing with health. In the teenager it’s generally where the acne medication has taken hold, but on the Earth it’s those places where eco-friendly attitudes, words and thoughts have been put into practice.

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Johnson Controls Research Indicates Cost Savings Remains the Single Biggest Driver for Energy Efficiency

Johnson Controls Research Indicates Cost Savings Remains the Single Biggest Driver for Energy Efficiency

Posted on 30. Sep, 2011 by .

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The Energy Efficiency Indicator survey reaches out to CEOs, real estate executives, facility managers and engineers annually. Its goal is to understand the challenges facing executive decision makers, and to help them accelerate the transformation to a more energy efficient environment.

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OG11 Preview: An Exclusive Interview with David Lear, Executive Director of Dell Sustainability

OG11 Preview: An Exclusive Interview with David Lear, Executive Director of Dell Sustainability

Posted on 23. Sep, 2011 by .

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Whether the goals are quantitative or qualitative; forward-looking or focused on the current year, Dell’s most recent CSR report provides an extensive glance at the core sustainability issues they are tackling and demonstrates their dedication to continuously strive to the top of cutting edge, quality technology. Lucky for Opportunity Green 2011 attendees, you will hear from Dell at this year’s conference, November 10-11. For those of you that cannot wait to hear from this global leader in CSR, here’s a preview.

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A Whale of Design: WhalePower Bumps into Engineering Innovation

A Whale of Design: WhalePower Bumps into Engineering Innovation

Posted on 24. Aug, 2011 by .

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The groundbreaking work of WhalePower: bringing new, high efficiency, tubercled airfoil designs to the marketplace. Stephen Dewar, VP of Business Affairs and Director of R&D, elaborates on their inspiration, discoveries, and practical applications in this exclusive, in-depth interview.

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Top Ten Green News Stories of May 2011

Top Ten Green News Stories of May 2011

Posted on 01. Jun, 2011 by .

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OG|10: Green News Monthly Roundup featuring the top ten green news stories from May 2011 as followed and covered by Opportunity Green.

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Part 1 of 2: TOP 4 Sustainable Breweries in Celebration of American Craft Beer Week

Part 1 of 2: TOP 4 Sustainable Breweries in Celebration of American Craft Beer Week

Posted on 16. May, 2011 by .

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For the beer industry, “Reduce, Re-use, Recycle” isn’t just a convenient mantra or well-rehearsed platitude, it’s gospel. Many breweries are finding creative ways to reduce energy and raw material inputs, re-use water, and recycle waste outputs. Breweries are leaving no stone unturned, no avenue unexplored, to make their systems and processes more sustainable. There’s a synergy between profitability and sustainability – a good beer is an environmentally and socially conscious beer. So, as you knock back a few in celebration of American Craft Beer Week, you can drink knowing your suds are more than satisfying, they’re sustainable.

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OG 2010 Attendee David Nahai Shares His [Fascinating] Personal Thoughts on Business and The Environment

OG 2010 Attendee David Nahai Shares His [Fascinating] Personal Thoughts on Business and The Environment

Posted on 18. Aug, 2010 by .

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Opportunity Green had the chance to speak with energy expert and community leader, David Nahai who will be attending OG 2010 at the Los Angeles Center Studios. In this video, […]

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Interview with Jimmy Brandt, Venture Capitalist

Interview with Jimmy Brandt, Venture Capitalist

Posted on 03. Nov, 2009 by .

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Jimmy Brandt is president of The Brandt Organization, Inc. of California, a personal investment vehicle he created to identify and fund Southern California startups that have developed, or almost completed […]

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