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Buy green, buy local… or not

It began in America, and is now spreading among the environmentally conscious,well-educated and generally well-off European consumers : “it” is the locavore trend. Locavore was the 2007 Oxford’s word of the year, but here is a quick definition in case you missed it :a locavore is …
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Heat counting

The concerns brought about by phenomena such as global warming and depletion of natural resources are starting to be genuinely taken into account by governments. This results in the adoption of various regulations and so called green legislations aiming at …
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Verteego Calculates its Carbon Footprint

Using Verteego Carbon, our online carbon management software, Verteego has calculated its carbon footprint. We are proud to report that Verteego was responsible for emissions of just 3.153 tons of carbon equivalents in 2008. Sustainability and reducing our impact is …
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Sustainability at Ben and Jerry’s

Ben and Jerry’s recently held a conference in Paris to promote their line of fair-trade ice cream. Ben Cohen, the Ben behind Ben and Jerry’s, discussed the economic downturn, saying that fear and greed have proven to be poor and …
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