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75 green businesses you can start to make money and make a difference

Author: Glenn E Croston
Publisher: [Irvine, CA] : Entrepreneur Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Entrepreneurial ideas for businesses with sound ecological bases or outcomes.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn E Croston
ISBN: 9781599181806 1599181800
OCLC Number: 226984560
Description: xiv, 328 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Fueling green energy : Training for solar workers ; Small wind turbine installer ; Backyard biodiesel ; Sugarcane ethanol production ; Breaking the cellulosic ethanol barrier ; Solar cookers and barbeques ; Microbe electricity ; Fuel cell backup power ; Negawatt installation and verification ; Solar to go --
2. Seeding entrepreneurial green careers : Green schools and teachers ; Chief sustainability officer ; Green philanthropy management ; Green lobbyist ; Green-tech transfer ; Green lawyers --
3. Building green homes and businesses : Cool roofs ; Fab green prefab ; Lighting the future ; Duct repair ; Smart homes and informed consumers ; Recycled heat ; Green building certification ; Home energy efficiency consulting --
4. Investing green money : Green startup finance broker ; Environmental microfinance ; Offset investigator ; Carbon trader ; Green investment advisor ; Environmental accountant --
5. Finding business solutions in the living world : Green chemistry ; Bio-plastic products ; Natural detox ; Bio-prospecting ; Natural forms and function --
6. Wasting less : The paperless office ; Giving products a second life ; Depackaging design ; Reusing building material ; Green shopping bags ; Recycled furniture --
7. Providing green food : Eco-friendly and healthy fast food ; Home food-safety testing kits ; Local food ; Probiotics ; New, improved plant breeding ; Low-carbon groceries ; Heritage crops --
8. Using water wisely --
Recycled water ; Harvesting rainwater ; Un-bottled water ; Condensation collection: water from the air ; The 21st century toilet and green plumbers ; Low eater-use landscaping --
9. Delivering green services : Green bed & breakfast ; Green advertising ; Green dry cleaning ; Ecotourism travel guide ; Retail and restaurant green rating ; Green home remodeling ; Green business consulting ; Green cleaning services ; Recycled clothing ; Virtual business meetings ; Eco-salon --
10. Green cities and transportation : Green car dealership ; Alternative fueling stations ; Alternative carsharing ; Gas-free gardening ; Bus solutions ; Green cafés --
11. Green farms : Methane from manure ; Better fish farms ; Prairie biofuels ; Eco-friendly pest control.
Other Titles: Seventy five businesses you can start to make money and make a difference
Responsibility: Glenn Croston.
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