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The UN Sustainable Development Goals: Understanding Our Role
01 July, 2021

The UN Sustainable Development Goals: Understanding Our Role

Conscious Capitalism NEO recently hosted a webinar entitled “Measurements that Matter: The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals,” attended by...

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Big Changes: Energy Star Multi-Family New Construction Replaces Energy Star Homes
17 June, 2021

Big Changes: Energy Star Multi-Family New Construction Replaces Energy Star Homes

Energy Star is a rating system available for buildings, issued by the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Energy...

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How Furniture Supports Sustainability Goals
02 June, 2021

How Furniture Supports Sustainability Goals

What furniture is right for this space? Frequently a perplexing question, deciding on furniture can be a time-consuming and challenging task. Size?...

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Mass Timber & INTRO Cleveland [VIDEO]
29 April, 2021

Mass Timber & INTRO Cleveland [VIDEO]

INTRO Cleveland by Harbor Bay is Cleveland's first, and currently America's largest, mass timber project. This innovative sustainability project was...

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Today is Earth Day
22 April, 2021

Today is Earth Day

“What are we doing to celebrate Earth Day?” is a question we ask ourselves each year. After all, one of our core values is Environmental...

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Spring Is Time for Lights Out to Protect the Birds
24 March, 2021

Spring Is Time for Lights Out to Protect the Birds

One of our core values is environmental stewardship, which means that we demonstrate genuine care for the environment and the opportunity to change....

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Sustainability in Higher Education: Parent Perspective
09 March, 2021

Sustainability in Higher Education: Parent Perspective

There are currently almost 20 million students enrolled in higher education in the US now, according to Statista. I’ve got one child at the...

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Living Sustainably in 2021
26 February, 2021

Living Sustainably in 2021

Constantly Raising the Bar is an Emerald Core Value, and one way the team lives it is by gathering monthly for a lunch and learn. To prep for a...

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Your New Building Is an Investment for Generations
12 February, 2021

Your New Building Is an Investment for Generations

Cranes erecting buildings are a universally accepted sign of a healthy economy. While many will say that an already existing building is the most...

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