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An ancient inspiration for sustainability thinking

It’s the time of year when the Jewish High Holy Days (Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, literally “Head of the Year” and “Day of Attonement”) take place. And this year, it yielded a connection between an Old Testament story, and … Continue reading

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Through a Sustainability Lens

Often times we talk about the Green Spectrum, particularly with respect to projects that are green in general, or appear to have no sustainability aspect, when, in actuality, all projects have a sustainability element.  This time, we’ll look at a … Continue reading

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Natural Capital – An Answer

Some of the push back we’ve received is that unless you can assure economic benefits from instituting sustainable practices, it will be a hard sell.  Project managers, already managing scarce resources, may be put in the untenable position of using … Continue reading

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Some green gold for the holiday season

Various cultures celebrate this season differently, but in just about all of them, gold is considered valuable. The book Green to Gold was one of our original inspirations when we started Earth PM, and wrote our book.  So we, of … Continue reading

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Projects saving cash, planet

That was the subtitle on an article, Building Green, by Dave Choate (dchoate@seacoastonline.com) in one of our local papers.  The article focused on a local project, a newly constructed shopping center with 4.5 acres of porous asphalt and “an innovative … Continue reading

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