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Eco-innovators

Chris Benjamin

Eco-innovators

sustainability in Atlantic Canada

by Chris Benjamin

  • 340 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Nimbus Pub. in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainability,
  • Environmental protection,
  • Citizen participation,
  • Environmentalism,
  • Sustainable living,
  • Entrepreneurship

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 190-191).

    StatementChris Benjamin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE196 .B46 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination199 p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25145527M
    ISBN 109781551098630
    LC Control Number2011508289
    OCLC/WorldCa757591118

    They’re young, enthusiastic and out to conquer the green economy. Meet three Maine eco-innovators who have turned their ideas into early-stage business startups. All spoke with Mainebiz about. and partnership opportunities for European eco-innovators. The European Commission actively advocates the reduction or removal of trade tariffs on environmental products, technologies and services. KHEN-C Further Information European Commission .

    tors; but whereas eco-innovators use the network more for solving technological prob- lems, other innovators use the network to a greater extent for assistanc e . He is also the author of Eco-Innovators: Sustainability in Atlantic Canada (winner of the APMA Best Atlantic-Published Book Award & finalist for the Evelyn Richardson nonfiction prize) and the critically-acclaimed novel, Drive-by Saviours (longlisted for ReLit Award & Canada Reads ; winner of the Percy Prize)/5(44).

    Eco-Innovators and a More Sustainable Future The seeds for this project were first planted when Halifax-based Nimbus Publishing, the largest English-language publishing company east of Ontario, wanted to add an environmental book to their catalogue (Interview). Nimbus knew of . Top Sustainable Cities: Portland + San Francisco, the Eco-Innovators. There are cities and leaders in the US that are taking bold steps to change public perception of green principles, and I wanted to share their words and vision with you. You’ll know him from the bestselling book, The World is Flat. He makes some critical points, but one.


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His latest book, Indian School Road: Legacies of the Shubenacadie Indian Residential School, won the Dave Greber Social Justice Book Award. He is also the author of Eco-Innovators: Sustainability in Atlantic Canada (winner of the APMA Best Atlantic-Published Book Award & finalist for the Evelyn Richardson nonfiction prize) and the /5.

Eco-Innovators profiles some of the region's most innovative and forward-thinking leaders in sustainability. These entrepreneurs and educators, activists and agitators, farmers and fishers have all made measurable contributions both in their respective fields of interest and in motivating others to make change.

In the book, we meet Kim Thompson 4/5(1). 'This book provides an excellent vision on how the environment can find its place in the new and rapidly changing world of business.

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Eco-Innovators: Sustainability in Atlantic Canada. Chris Benjamin, a Halifax-based journalist, columnist and author of Eco-Innovators: Sustainability in Atlantic Canada (published by Nimbus), has teamed up with Halifax filmmaker and environmentalist Kevin Moynihan, to make a series of short video documentaries based on Chris' award-winning book.

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'This book provides an excellent vision on how the environment can find its place in the new and rapidly changing world of business. Its content offers clarity on eco-innovation, that is, the ability to transform environmental challenges into business opportunities.

It will certainly enlighten eco-innovators and decision makers at a crucial. Cooperation between actors and information flows from knowledge institutions to eco-innovators are a crucial driver of eco-innovation. De Marchi () and Del Río et al. () for Spain and Horbach () and Rave et al. () for Germany find a more relevant role of cooperation in eco-innovation compared to general innovation.

Last term, the Government's Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) challenged pupils across the UK to create a design for on-street electric vehicle (EV) charge points that is innovative, iconic and beautiful, as part of a national schools’ competition – Eco-Innovators.

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Overall, eco-innovators should place energy into becoming involved in curriculum development, knowledge translation, creating arena s for the exchange o f ideas and for the gradual building o.

The eight-part docuseries follows The Greatest Showman star as he travels to Iceland, Puerto Rico, London and a host of other places to speak to top eco innovators.

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Russell Cox and is located at Woodfield Crossing Blvd SteIndianapolis, IN Location: Indiana (IN). The book describes very different initiatives and work that has contributed to making Atlantic Canada a more sustainable place.

As Chris writes in his blog: Eco-Innovators is a collection of stories about the region’s most forward-thinking leaders in sustainability. Eco Innovators is an award winning strategic sustainability and creative agency focused on providing innovative and substance based sustainability services.

We work with pioneers. Our clients and collaborators know that sustainability is an opportunity and are willing to lead by example. The book covers; design problem solving, life cycle.The aim of this paper is to analyse the impact of several “international” drivers on firms developing or adopting eco-innovation (i.e., eco-innovators), with the help of a bivariate probit model with sample selection and using a database of Spanish innovators.

The Coast’s Sustainable City columnist Chris Benjamin doesn’t just talk the talk, you know. Benjamin launches his second book Eco-Innovators: Sustainability in Atlantic Canada on Tuesday, October 11 (7pm, McCain Building, University).Eco-Innovators is a collection of stories about Nova Scotia’s sustainability leaders.

Benjamin compiled stories from .