When people use the phrase ‘green economy’, you might be inclined to think that this refers only to jobs dealing directly with the environment: reforestation projects, for instance. However, the term ‘green economy’ has a much wider application, and it…
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Starting your own business can be a very exciting and rewarding experience. However, because most new businesses fail, it is also a risky endeavor. This is why it is important to be aware of the various industries that entrepreneurs are…
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Not enough people have seen this video, so I decided to post it here.  Harvard professor Rebecca Henderson is the Co-Director of their Business and Environment Initiative. Can one make money while making a difference? Is it easy? Can business…
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A pilot program in Trenton,  New Jersey offered by the Center for Energy and Environmental Training (CEET) teaches unemployed people how to perform energy audits in homes throughout the city.  Along with being a heart warming story the following video…
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One of our goals here at Green Business is to offer ideas to our readers to help them start their own green business.  Another excellent example of a green business is a green janitorial service, maybe even cleaning LEED certified…
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As solar energy gains popularity in providing electricity to businesses, it also is becoming more popular with home owners, as shown in the following video. Solar panel installers has emerged as a new and important job within the green technology…
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I stumbled on a home based, small green business that I thought everyone should know about. It is a green service that both homes and businesses alike could use. It is called ECO-audit and it helps homes and businesses become…
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So you want to start your own green business but you don’t have the necessary capital to get something off the ground. You don’t need to be rich to start your own green business, just make it a small green…
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