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Great Forest Presents at Business Panel

Great Forest President Richard Fuller was recently invited to join Australian business leaders in a panel on “The Australian Carbon Trust and the Business of Sustainability.” Organized by the Advance Green Network and Westpac Institutional Bank, the panel brought Richard together with corporate leaders Ben McCallum of Lime Energy, Debra Goundrey of Sustainable World Capital and … Continue reading Great Forest Presents at Business Panel

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Hunter College Students Take 60 Wall Street Sustainability Tour

Waste Audit in action

In early December, Great Forest client Deutsche Bank hosted a Sustainability Tour for students at Hunter College to showcase the green elements of its Americas headquarters at 60 Wall Street. The tour was attended by students enrolled in the “Sustainability, Green Buildings and Health,” course taught by Professor Jack Caravanos and Great Forest Director of … Continue reading Hunter College Students Take 60 Wall Street Sustainability Tour

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ABC Television Shows More of its Green Side

Great Forest consultant Olivia Percy was at ABC’s  annual green event recently to help unveil their upgraded recycling system. This is part of the television network’s wide-ranging green effort, which also includes a new cell phone recycling program and a tray reuse/recycling incentive in their cafeterias – employees get a meal discount for every 4 … Continue reading ABC Television Shows More of its Green Side

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Great Forest Gives Presentation to NYC Department of Buildings

The New York City Department of Buildings recently invited Great Forest to conduct an educational overview of the importance of measuring and managing sustainability data for their executives. “With the new series of legislation requiring commercial buildings larger than 50,000 sq feet to track their energy data use, the DoB wanted to be prepared for … Continue reading Great Forest Gives Presentation to NYC Department of Buildings

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Hunter College Students Take 60 Wall Street Sustainability Tour

Waste Audit in action

In early December, Great Forest client Deutsche Bank hosted a Sustainability Tour for students at Hunter College to showcase the green elements of its Americas headquarters at 60 Wall Street. The tour was attended by students enrolled in the “Sustainability, Green Buildings and Health,” course taught by Professor Jack Caravanos and Great Forest Director of … Continue reading Hunter College Students Take 60 Wall Street Sustainability Tour

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Lessons from the Urban Green Expo – Green Leases and Rethinking Everything

Anna Dengler, Great Forest’s director of sustainability came away from The Urban Green Expo (September 22-23, 2009) with some great insights.  She shares them with us here: The Urban Green Expo was brimming with advice, from “Measure your Carbon Footprint” to “Start Taking Action with Energy Retrofits.” These are important steps toward sustainability, to be … Continue reading Lessons from the Urban Green Expo – Green Leases and Rethinking Everything

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