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The Sustainable Office - Part 2: Lighting | Environment

The Sustainable Office – Part 2: Lighting

Depending on the estimate, lighting accounts for 20%-35% of energy use in commercial buildings, and a significant chunk of your expenses. Lighting in your work environment affects the way you feel and how productive you are. Let’s take a look …
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The Sustainable Office - Part 2: Lighting | Environment

Social Sustainability with the Seven-Day Weekend

There is a lot of information out there about things we can do in our lives to be more environmentally sustainable, but there is not so much about what people can do to make their lives more socially sustainable. This …
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The Sustainable Office - Part 2: Lighting | Environment

Eco-friendly home

Sybarite, a British architecture firm, has designed an extraordinary architectural concept: the Dice House.Not that I’d exchange my (also extraordinary) 30m² appartment for that… ;-), but I find the concept pretty interesting, and not only visually (though I have to …
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The Sustainable Office – Part 1: Computers

Welcome to the first in a ten-part series about The Sustainable Office. These tips will make your workplace greener while saving you money and/or boosting productivity. Much of our time is spent at work, in the office, so it makes …
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The Sustainable Office - Part 2: Lighting | Environment

Verteego go go to the movies! :-)

The Verteegeeks have the pleasure to invite their readers to …the movies! This is your chance to get to know us all better, and of course our chance to meet YOU!One ticket available, waiting for you… all you have to …
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Golden Parachute: Is that fair?

A point of view more and more difficult to defend! What can Lehman Brothers CEO, Richard Fuld answer when Henry Arnold Waxman asks him if it’s fair that he got paid $480 millions when the company is bankrupt? “Almost nothing”,  he …
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Eco-gesture of the day – Take 6 reusable cups!

Did you know that using reusable cups rather than disposable paper or foam cups is better for the environment? You probably did, but when you get a drink to go, say from Starbucks or Jamba Juice, how often do you …
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/ October 9, 2008
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The Sustainable Office - Part 2: Lighting | Environment

Laneo Camp: a green event in Paris

At Verteego, we always say that the World is our playground. And when we have the opportunity to do something to preserve our playground, we go for it!Sustainable development, web 2.0 & outdoor… what better combination?That’s the way Laneo seeks …
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/ October 3, 2008
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The Sustainable Office - Part 2: Lighting | Environment

What is sustainable business?

To many, sustainable business is synonymous with green business. In fact, the environment is only one aspect of sustainability. It takes much more than environmentally-friendly practices for a business to be truly sustainable.In order to figure out what makes a …
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