September 2010

The “People” Side of “People, Planet, Profit”

Friday, 09/03/2010 21:46  |  by Anne Claire Broughton

Sustainability is often defined as businesses and other activities that take into account people, planet, and profit. “Planet” clearly refers to environmental impacts, and “profit” means making money and being financially sustainable. But the “people” side is less well defined.

One of SJF Advisory Services’ goals is to help provide this definition.

Connecting the Green Economy Dots

Tuesday, 09/21/2010 16:48  |  by Anne Claire Broughton

At 7 AM this morning I came back from jogging and opened the paper. The top story in today's Raleigh News and Observer is on Durham-based Cree, local and global manufacturer of super efficient LED lighting.