Archive for April 2013

Start Small: The Trial Bike Commute

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Bike Commute Simple Start: Bike & Gear

Amy Harcourt is back for her second post in a series on bike commuting. Amy is co-founder of Bikes Make Life Better, a consulting firm that helps leading organizations to develop impactful sustainability initiatives through the use of well-planned and…

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Volunteering at Camp Pollock

.style1 { font-family: Georgia; } .style2 { font-size: 11pt; } Near the American River in Sacramento, Calif., is a scenic place called Camp Pollock. Wander around there and you’ll find steelhead and Chinook salmon, the valley elderberry longhorn beetle,…

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Giving the Earth trees on Earth day

Untitled 1 .style1 { font-family: Georgia; font-size: 11pt; } .style2 { font-family: Georgia; } Last year I introduced you to Jill Burbary, who leads marketing communications for Warranty Solutions┬«. Her initial post discussed the importance of planting trees. Here…

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To be Young and Fossil-Fuel Free!

Untitled 2 .style1 { font-family: Georgia; font-size: 11pt; } A fossil fuel-free divestment campaign is moving from east to west on college campuses across the country and is likely to be around for a while. Many observers are drawing…

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Happy Earth Day and Congratulations to our 2013 Wells Fargo Environmental Solutions for Communities Grant Award Recipients

Sixty-four environmental nonprofits are a lot happier today. So is our Earth. And, so are we at Wells Fargo. I’m so proud to be the one to share the list of Wells Fargo’s 2013 Environmental Solutions for Communities environmental grant…

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Nelson Capital ESG Notes

Environmental Forum readers, here is the latest version of our ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) Notes compiled each week. If you have any questions or comments about Nelson Capital’s ESG notes, please visit our website.A Greener Apple Apple Inc. (AAPL) now…

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Why We Ride Bikes

At Wells Fargo, we support a number of bike commuter teams as part of our global Green Team network. This year, we’re excited to collaborate with Amy Harcourt of Bikes Make Life Better to help add more bikers to our commuting mix….

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Just a Little Bit

As we mentioned a few posts ago, we were recognized by the EPA as leader in climate change at their annual Climate Leader Awards dinner. And its worth repeating that winning an award is nice, but getting one from the…

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