Yearly Archives: 2009

10 12, 2009

Green Jobs Hiring: PHP Software Developer

By | 2009-12-10T23:57:16+00:00 December 10th, 2009|Environmental Blog|

Renewable Choice Energy, a nationally-recognized industry leader in sustainability solutions and cleantech products, seeks a full-time PHP Software Developer for a 3+ month contract position with the potential for ongoing engagement.  The position will work with the business development team to create a software-as-a-service (SAAS) web application for calculating green house gas emission inventories.  The [...]

7 12, 2009

Green Jobs Hiring: Sustainability Consultant

By | 2009-12-07T20:15:26+00:00 December 7th, 2009|Environmental Blog|

Renewable Choice Energy, a nationally-recognized industry leader in clean tech products and services, seeks a full-time Sustainability Consultant to perform and grow our sustainability professional services, specifically in the areas of greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories, life cycle analysis, renewable energy project development, and energy efficiency.  As part of the Renewable Choice business development team, the [...]

1 12, 2009

Gifts that Bite – From @IdealBite

By | 2009-12-01T22:43:20+00:00 December 1st, 2009|Environmental Blog|

Gifts that BiteThe Bite:Can a present leave the wrong kind of mark? It can if you give someone a pet they didn't ask for this holiday season. Instead, make a symbolic animal adoption in your giftee's name. It's a present with some real teeth.The Benefits: Save some animals by donating the money you would've given [...]

1 12, 2009

Watch Your Waste-Line – From @IdealBite

By | 2009-12-01T22:36:40+00:00 December 1st, 2009|Environmental Blog|

Watch Your Waste-LineThe Bite:Wanna scale back on your food waste this holiday? Go on a trash diet - just follow a few easy waste-reducing tips. Mind this portion...The Benefits: Less waste. Every year, we waste 28 billion pounds of food - or about 100 pounds per person - between Thanksgiving and New Years. Food left [...]

1 12, 2009

Press(ure) Play – From @IdealBite

By | 2009-12-01T22:27:35+00:00 December 1st, 2009|Environmental Blog|

Press(ure) PlayThe Bite:Wanna Stop gas waste? Pause next time you're at the gas station, and pump up more than just your tank. Make sure your tires are properly inflated (especially important in the winter, since cold and altitude affect pressure) to increase your gas mileage, save you money, and Eject certain safety concerns.The Benefits: You'll [...]

30 11, 2009

Walmart Debunks Sustainability Myths

By | 2009-11-30T16:03:17+00:00 November 30th, 2009|Environmental Blog|

There are many organizations that continually come up with reasons why corporate sustainability won’t work for their business. There are people that believe sustainability is for a select group of companies. At the same time there are also businesses like Walmart that are making changes, becoming more environmentally responsible and profiting from these changes. Vijay [...]

23 11, 2009

Your Two Scents – From @IdealBite

By | 2009-11-23T21:09:03+00:00 November 23rd, 2009|Environmental Blog|

Your Two ScentsThe Bite:Got an opinion about how your home smells during the holidays? Think about putting your pennies toward scents from natural candles, cooking, and decorations. That they're healthier and smell nicer than conventional holiday sprays isn't open for debate.The Benefits: Phthalates, chemicals in many conventional candles, are linked to hormone disruption and reproductive [...]

20 11, 2009

LED a Charmed Life – From @IdealBite

By | 2009-11-20T20:38:51+00:00 November 20th, 2009|Environmental Blog|

LED a Charmed LifeThe Bite:Want things to always go your way when it comes to your energy bill? Light-emitting diode bulbs (LEDs for short) will bring down that bill even more. Try switching just your holiday lights to LEDs for starters. The livin' is easy.The Benefits: LED bulbs use 90% less energy than traditional incandescent [...]