|03/04/14 Around the Web: Small Business Majority |
Extreme Weather Puts Economic Chill on North Carolina Small Businesses
Extreme weather events have been front-page news lately, especially with the U.S. experiencing record storms across much of the country and devastating droughts in the West. Research shows small businesses are especially susceptible to financial ruin after an extreme weather event.
It?s not surprising then that Small Business Majority's polling found nearly 1 in 5 North Carolina small business owners had to lay off workers after they were negatively impacted by an extreme weather event.
|01/28/14 E2 Press: E2 Co-Founders Bob Epstein and Nicole Lederer |
E2 Co-Founders Named in List of 100 Pioneers of the New Economy
E2 Co-Founders Bob Epstein and Nicole Lederer listed in "The Purpose Economy 100," a list "to celebrate the pioneers who are driving the evolution of our economy from one based on information to one based on people and their quest for purpose". The list was compiled based on hundreds of nominations across the country.
|11/21/13 E2 Press: E2 Report |
More than 15,000 Clean Energy/Clean Transportation Jobs announced in Q3 2013
Top 10 States for Job Announcements in Q3: Calif., Nev., N.Y., Mich., Texas, Ky., S.C., Fla., Tenn., and N.M.
|11/05/13 E2 Press: Avi Jacobson Honored by White House |
A Better Way
E2 Member Avi Jacobson is being honored as a Veteran Advancing Clean Energy and Climate Security Champion of Change. Avi Jacobson is the Senior Sustainable Energy Coordinator at the Washington State Housing Finance Commission.
|10/18/13 E2 Press: Member's Company Featured |
Venture Capitalists Drive Tractors Too
A profile of The Funding Farm (www.thefundingfarm.com), a business-development and investment firm founded by E2 Member David Kolsrud, also President of DAK Renewable Energy. Full article can also be found here.
|10/07/13 E2 Press: Radio |
E2 Executive Director Judith Albert on Green Is Good Radio
"Its not the economy versus the environment," Albert explains. "What we need to do is adopt policies that support a strong economy that is also environmentally sound." Judith Albert originally appeared on Green is Good on October 7, 2013.
|08/28/13 E2 Announcement: Website Launch |
Clean Energy Works For Us
How clean energy is driving economic growth and creating jobs across America
|08/19/13 E2 Press: Member In the News |
Trash Into Gas, Efficiently? An Army Test May Tell
The United States Army will be the first to test a system by Sierra Energy to turn waste -- whether banana peels, used syringes, old iPods, even raw sewage -- into fuel. Featuring E2 Member Mike Hart, CEO of Sierra Energy.
|06/17/13 Around the Web: ICF Report |
ICF report finds California LCFS can be achieved with modest changes in diversity of fuels
"..The report, "California's Low Carbon Fuel Standard: Compliance Outlook for 2020" was prepared by consultancy ICF International for CalETC (California Electric Transportation Coalition), in partnership with the California Natural Gas Vehicle Coalition, the National Biodiesel Board (NBB), the Advanced Biofuels Association (ABFA), Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), and Ceres."
|3/6/2013 E2 Press: Release: CEJN Q4 2012 Report Published |
More than 110,000 Clean Energy, Clean Transportation Jobs Announced in 2012
CA, NC, FL, Ill., Conn., AZ, NY, Mich., Texas and Ore. lead country in 2012;
But Job Growth Being Threatened in Statehouses Nationwide
|02/12/2013 E2 Press: Member Viewpoint |
Attacking Low Carbon Fuel Standard is bad policy
Mike Hart is the CEO of Sierra Energy and a member of Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), a national community of business leaders who believe that sound environmental policy builds economic prosperity.
|02/06/13 E2 Announcement: FuelingGrowth.org launch |
Clean fuels are growing jobs in CA
Top 5 States For Advanced Biofuel Companies: Calif., Ill., Colo., Texas and Iowa; New Web Site at www.FuelingGrowth.org Documents Impact of Growing Industry
|12/14/12 E2 Press: Press Release: E2 Joint Statement |
Joint Statement on EPA's Final Clean Air Standards for Fine Particle Pollution
"Today, a group of business organizations representing over 150,000 businesses across the country announced their support for the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) finalized national standard for fine particle pollution. The statement, signed by the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2) and Ceres, reads as follows...."
|11/14/12 E2 Announcement: Press Release |
The Economic Benefits of Military Biofuels
Plans in Congress to kill military biofuels programs could also derail $10 billion+ in economic activity;creation of more than 14,000 jobs, study finds
|11/8/12 E2 Announcement: Press Release |
E2 Q3 Clean Energy Jobs Report Press Release
10,800+ Clean Energy Jobs Announced in Q3 2012, but Political, Regulatory Uncertainty Takes Toll; Top 10 States in Q3: Calif., NY, Ore. Wash. N.M., TX, NC, Minn. Ill. Nev.