Tag Archives: green business

Sep
24
2015
Foster-Caviness earns Green Plus Certification

Congratulations to Foster-Caviness for its recent Certification with Green Plus!!   Like many of our recent Certifications, Foster-Caviness–which has three locations between Greensboro, Charlotte, and Raleigh, NC–came to Green Plus through the PRO*ACT program, a national membership organization of food and produce distributors.   “Being Green Plus Certified is incredibly important …

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Jan
2
2014
North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association earns Green Plus Certification

Congratulations to the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association on its recent Certification with Green Plus!  NCSEA now joins 83 other businesses and organizations around the country to earn Green Plus Certification. NCSEA joined Green Plus as part of a scholarship opportunity offered by the Z. Smith Reynolds foundation.  Ten organizations …

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Oct
27
2011
'Starting Up Green,' and 'Make My Business Greener': Two Small Business Guides

Last year, the Institute for Sustainable Development developed two guides to the green economy for entrepreneurs and incumbent small businesses.  There are two guides: 1. Starting Up Green: Discovering Your Unique Entry Point in the Green Economy 2. Make My Business Greener: Opportunities to Save Money by Going Green The workbooks share …

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Jan
20
2011
2011 Green Plus Award North American Sustainable Enterprise Finalists Announced

The Institute for Sustainable Development has announced its finalists for the 2011 Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise Awards. The Green Plus Awards recognize organizations not only for their environmental efforts, but for their success in balancing strong business, community and environmental practices. Paying attention to business performance and community involvement …

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