Tag Archives: north carolina

Sep
17
2013
NC Center for Nonprofits earns Green Plus Certification

Congratulations to the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits for earning Green Plus Certification!   The NC Center for Nonprofits became the latest organization to earn Green Plus Certification, joining the ranks of more than 80 businesses and organizations around the country to earn the distinction.  It is now the second organization …

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Jan
9
2013
Stay Online becomes first Green Plus Certified Organization in Creedmoor, NC

Stay Online, a computer power and connectivity supplier, is the latest organization to earn Green Plus Certification.   Located in Creedmoor, North Carolina — a suburb of Raleigh — Stay Online is the first organization in its community to take part in Green Plus and the first to earn Certification. …

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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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Dec
11
2012
Triangle Green Business Challenge Award Recipients

On Friday, Dec. 7, six Triangle businesses were recognized for their efforts during the first annual Triangle Green Business Challenge.  Green Plus was proud to be the Gold Sponsor of the Challenge and offer free memberships to the 21 businesses that were nominated for the awards. Achievement Awards, which were …

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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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Dec
6
2011
Todd LoFrese (L), Assistant Superintendent for Support Services, accepts official Green Plus Certification from Green Plus Community Coordinator Amanda Komar

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School district in North Carolina is the latest organization to earn Green Plus Certification, the first school system in the country to become certified. Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools has been partnering with Green Plus since the program’s infancy, before it was even fully established.  It worked …

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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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Nov
15
2011
Raleigh-Based Excel Moving & Storage Earns Green Plus Certification

Excel Moving & Storage, a warehousing and transportation company in Raleigh, North Carolina, has joined the 60 business and organizations across the country that have officially become Green Plus Certified. Started in 1997, Excel provides moving services all over North Carolina, plus storage facilities in Greensboro, North Carolina, and its …

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Amanda is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, where she received her master's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, specializing in Public Relations. She received her bachelor's degree from Virginia Tech, where she majored in Environmental Policy and Planning and...
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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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