Events

Nov
21
2014
FREE WEBINAR: Affordable Commercial Solar Installations and Energy Efficiency Solutions from Clean Energy 4 Raleigh

Solar power and energy efficiency can help businesses save money on their power bills, control operating costs in the face of rising utility rates, and become more energy-independent. There are limited-time solar tax credits, utility rebates, and financing options available to businesses in North Carolina until the end of 2015. …

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Nov
11
2014
2014 Sustainable Enterprise Award Winners Recognized

Green Plus recognized the 2014 Sustainable Enterprise Award Winners Sunday, Nov. 9, at Mez Contemporary Mexican Restaurant — the first business ever to earn full Green Plus Certification. Mez provided us with a delicious brunch and the space for everyone to mingle and connect.   Check out some great photos from …

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Oct
27
2014
The 2014 Sustainable Enterprise Awards Winners are....

We are pleased to announce this year’s recipients of the Green Plus Sustainable Enterprise Awards!  The winners are……   Sustainable Enterprise of the Year: Cocoa Cinnamon Cocoa Cinnamon, a two-year-old coffee shop in Durham, NC, is this year’s recipient of the Sustainable Enterprise of the Year award.  Cocoa Cinnamon prides itself …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Oct
9
2014
On Sale Now!  Tickets for the 2014 Sustainable Enterprise Awards

Tickets are now on sale for this year’s Green Plus Sustainable Enterprise Awards. The awards will take place Sunday, Nov. 9, at the first Certified Green Plus business — Mez Contemporary Mexican Restaurant in Durham, NC. Mez will provide a delicious brunch for attendees, and Green Plus will recognize small …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Oct
1
2014
DEADLINE EXTENDED: 2014 Sustainable Enterprise Awards

The deadline for the 2014 Sustainable Enterprise Awards nominations has been extended one week. The new deadline for nominations is now Midnight on Oct. 8, 2014.  Nomination forms can be found here. You can nominate yourself, or your favorite triple bottom line business.   As a reminder, award categories include: Green Plus Sustainable …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Apr
10
2014
Join us for drinks at Intrepid Life Cafe in Durham, April 28

Now that the weather is FINALLY getting warmer (and staying that way), the Green Plus Team would like to invite anyone in the Triangle, NC-area to join us on Monday, April 28 at 5:30pm at Intrepid Life Cafe in Durham (106 W. Parrish St.) for a happy hour. We want …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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May
7
2013
Green Plus Roundtable - Winning New Business Through Your Green Story

  Everyday, we hear stories about companies that are greening their business practices, and the reasons for doing so are varied.  It’s easy enough to implement new strategies, and share your sustainability philosophy with employees, but what do you do to ensure your customers know about your sustainability efforts?   …

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Aug
1
2012
Join Green Plus and EarthShare North Carolina for Networking Breakfast

Join Green Plus and EarthShare North Carolina for a state of the environment briefing and networking breakfast.   When: August 9, 2012 from 8:30-9:30am  Where: Durham Chamber of Commerce, 300 West Morgan Street, Ste. 1400 Durham, NC 27701   This event brings together sustainability-minded businesses and leading environmental nonprofits to get an insider’s view on NC’s …

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Mar
22
2012
Tickets On Sale for April 12 Green Plus Sustainable Business Awards

Tickets are now on sale for the 2012 Green Plus Sustainable Enterprise Awards! The Awards will be held April 12, 2012, from 8am – 1pm at the Research Triangle Park Foundation.     If you can’t see the ticket registration above, please click here to purchase your tickets.    Program 8:00     …

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Oct
5
2011
Free Webinar, Sustainable Events and Festivals: Becoming a Responsible Host

The Center for Sustainable Tourism presents the eighth webinar in their Renewable Energy in Tourism series.  This free webinar will focus on ways to plan and implement sustainable practices at events and festivals.  These practices include the use of renewable energy and energy efficiency, reducing waste streams, green marketing, plus …

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