Sustainability Spotlight: Kristen Hansen

UCSD Sustainability Program Manager, Kristen Hansen

As Sustainability Program Manager, Kristen Hansen will present on behalf of the UC San Diego Sustainability Resource Center tomorrow at Sustainable Solutions, an event that will bring innovators in sustainable practices together to share their unique solutions for making long-term sustainability a reality. Through her work with the Sustainability Resource Center, Kristen coordinates, tracks, and […]

Sustainability Spotlight: Greg Rex


Greg Rex is a Health Coach and Lifestyle Entrepreneur. His passion for healthy living extends into a passion for surfing and for the environment. Greg says, “As a surfer, I believe that I have a responsibility to give the next generation a chance to enjoy what I enjoy.” Greg’s love of the ocean and his […]

B Corps: Making Life Easier For Green Businesses


Enacted by California in January 2012, a Benefit Corporation (B CORP) allows companies to operate for a broader purpose. B CORPs are attractive because they downplay the Business Judgment Rule. In a typical corporate structure, the Business Judgment Rule requires a corporation to operate solely for the benefit of its shareholders. This means shareholders can […]

Great Poll Day For A Clean Energy Future


Original Article by the NRDC Clean energy was a big winner yesterday. American voters not only re-elected a president who made green jobs a cornerstone of his first term and his campaign, they also rejected some of the shrillest champions of Big Oil and Big Coal in key Senate races from Massachusetts to Ohio, from […]

Sustainability Spotlight: Irene M. Stillings

U.S. Green Chamber President, Irene M. Stillings

U.S. Green Chamber President Irene M. Stillings will perform moderation duties at Sustainable Solutions, a panelist event on November 14th, 2012 at UC San Diego. Sustainable Solutions will bring together innovators in sustainable practices to share their unique solutions for making long-term sustainability a reality in homes, small businesses, and throughout the United States. Irene […]