Integrated Sustainability

Sustainability is the ability to endure. A sustainable system operates without need to draw on another system. Examples include healthy wetlands and forests. For human culture, sustainability means the potential for long-term support of people and their lifestyles. This has impact on environmental, economic, and social dimensions, which affect choices, behaviors, and costs.

 

Core Knowledge

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Creating Financial Sustainability

Creating Financial Sustainability Gone are the days when businesses looked only to their future growth and profit margins. Increasingly, they are paying attention to the carbon footprint left on the road to pursuing financial abundance. With...

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Tools and Resources

Take action! Additional information, websites and tools that can help you get started or implement programs related to this topic.

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Pitching Your Idea to a Venture Capital Group

Pitching Your Idea To a Venture Capital Group Lucrecia Rivera, May 2014.   Microsoft hosted Sustainable Silicon Valley’s “Refine Your Pitch” Workshop on April 30th in Sunnyvale, CA. In this three hour seminar, contributors to...

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Success Stories

Get inspired by success! Topical examples of successful programs by organizations which have put theory into practice.

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Levi Stadium Gets The Gold

Levi's Stadium Gets the Gold By Louise Bilham, September 4th, 2014   The Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara is the new home to the San Francisco 49ers, replacing San Francisco’s Candlestick Park. With 68,500 seats, this $1.2...

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News

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China's Push

China’s Push for Environmental Reform  Jenna Yonenaga, 2014   China’s Prime Minister, Xi Jinping, has recently introduced a series of economic and environmental reforms, emphasizing sustainable economic growth and...

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