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Rethinking Our Approach to Climate Change

Posted by: HEC
Posted: February 23, 2022
Categories: HECGreenBiz

Guest blog by Thomas Gray, C.H. Douglas Wealth Management To reduce our carbon foot print and make progress on climate change will require us to think multi-dimensionally. A recent Financial Times article (Carbon Counting: hybrid working is a […]

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Sage Leadership Group Offers Sage-like Guidance

Posted by: HEC
Posted: August 9, 2021
Categories: HECGreenBiz

Sage Leadership Group works with CEOs, senior executives, and executive directors who are committed to environmental and social responsibility. Founder and president, Michael Sanders, is committed to helping leaders and teams achieve their desired impact in the world. […]

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Rectify Solar Promoting Solar In Schools

Posted by: HEC
Posted: August 1, 2021
Categories: HECGreenBiz

A couple months ago, our HEC Green Business partner, Rectify Solar, posted on Facebook asking the questions, “What if all schools had solar on the roof? What if that was incorporated as part of the curriculum to educate […]

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Renewable Energy Systems Project Spotlights

Posted by: HEC
Posted: June 24, 2021
Categories: HECGreenBiz

Community Learning Center — Kendallville, IN The Community Learning Center in Kendallville, IN hosts this concrete-ballasted, 455kW solar panel system on their flat roof. Being a non-profit organization does not eliminate the overhead costs that traditional businesses face, […]

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HEC Green Business Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Posted by: HEC
Posted: May 3, 2021
Categories: HECGreenBiz

This is a friendly reminder that Mother’s Day is May 9, 2021! Here are seven Mother’s Day gift ideas featuring our HEC Green Business partners: Send a gift from Ambre Blends – spritzers and pure olive oil soap […]

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Singer Appointed To Raymond James Sustainable Investing Advisory Council

Posted by: HEC
Posted: March 30, 2021
Categories: HECGreenBiz

Julie Singer, CFP®, AAMS®, Financial Advisor, has been appointed to the Raymond James Sustainable Investing Advisory Council. The Council was established in 2018 to enhance the firm’s sustainable investing capabilities and resources made available to the firm’s approximately […]

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MPI Solar Project Spotlight: Passive Solar Home Design with Solar PV and Battery

Posted by: HEC
Posted: January 19, 2021
Categories: HECGreenBiz

HEC Green business MPI Solar recently completed a solar project on a newly-constructed, custom-designed passive solar home in Bloomington, IN. The 9KW solar system is mounted on the garage roof. A 15KW Outback/SimpliPhi Lithium battery system provides the […]

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Green Holiday Shopping

Posted by: HEC
Posted: November 25, 2020
Categories: HECGreenBiz

With more and more people prioritizing the alignment of their values with gift giving, we have some suggestions for the 2020 holiday season. Consider shopping with these HEC Green businesses to support businesses that are role models for […]

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GTS2020 Happy Hour

Posted by: HEC
Posted: November 13, 2020
Categories: HECGreenBiz

On Friday, November 20, from 6:15 to 7:30pm, HEC will be holding a Greening the Statehouse Reception, including a Happy Hour Cocktail Demo hosted Dan O’Connell of the Fraternal Order of Moai – Pukapuka Chapter and featuring Sun […]

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GTS Vegan Meal Planning

Posted by: HEC
Posted: November 10, 2020
Categories: HECGreenBiz

Did you know that raising animals for food accounts for 18% of global greenhouse gas emissions, 80% of worldwide land use, 30% of global fresh water consumption, and is the leading cause of species extinction, ocean dead zones, […]

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Inovateus Solar Commences Construction on Logansport Municipal Utility’s First Solar Project

Posted by: HEC
Posted: June 26, 2020
Categories: HECGreenBiz

HEC Green Business Inovateus Solar has commenced construction of Logansport Indiana’s first-ever solar power plant. Inovateus is developing the installation for Logansport Municipal Utility (LMU). Financed by a power purchase agreement (PPA), the solar installation will reduce LMU’s carbon emissions, help to […]

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Meatless Monday with Ezra’s Enlightened Cafe

Posted by: HEC
Posted: April 20, 2020
Categories: Earth Month at 50: Celebrating at Home, HECGreenBiz

The namesake of Ezra’s Enlightened Cafe, Ezra, loves spending time with his mom, Audrey, on the Ezra’s Farm, planting and harvesting the organic goodness that is served at the Cafe. As the son of a vegan chef, he’s […]

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Meatless Monday with Foods Alive

Posted by: HEC
Posted: April 6, 2020
Categories: Earth Month at 50: Celebrating at Home, HECGreenBiz

Foods Alive is an HEC Green Business located in Angola, IN. Their process in creating healthful and tasty products is very simple, yet extremely impactful. They test every batch of seeds to make sure they sprout before passing […]

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