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Blue & Green Daily: Thursday 24 July headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. ‘Illustrate links’ between money and the real world to boost sustainable investment Australian responsible investment funds outperforming the mainstream London among cities...


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Meet the Blue & Green Tomorrow team: Seth Kirby

With Sustainable September drawing closer, we thought we’d open a window into the world of Blue & Green Tomorrow. Seth Kirby tells us about his background, interest in sustainability and what the future might hold. Tell us briefly about you background and your current role For the early part...


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20 questions with… Karl Harder

Karl Harder answers 20 questions on life, sustainability and everything. Karl Harder, the co-founder and operations director at renewable energy crowdfunding platform Abundance Generation, will be joining the Sustainable September energy debate on September 16 as part of Blue & Green Tomorrow’s month-long sustainability event. He will debate, along...


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Ethical retailer of the week: Lanka Kade

Lanka Kade is a Sri Lanka-based business that produces multicultural and fairtrade toys and gifts for children responsibly made by local communities with recycled materials. Lanka Kade – which means the Sri Lankan shop – was founded in 1994 by couple Upul and Diane and aims to trade products...


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‘Illustrate links’ between money and the real world to boost sustainable investment

The financial world needs to be better at connecting the dots between an investor’s money and the real world impacts it is having, according to a leading sustainable investment fund manager. Simon Clements, who works for Alliance Trust Investments, said “illustrating the link” between the two would help boost...


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Blue & Green Daily: Wednesday 23 July headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. Crowdfunding – it’s not all about the money War on the high street: Lush’s battle against environmental destruction North West could see...


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Blue & Green holiday cottages: Cairn View, Aviemore

Set on the fringes of Aviemore village, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland, this is a wonderful location to enjoy the outdoors available to book now through cottages4you. Sitting in a quiet cul-de-sac, these cottages are ideal for family gatherings. The hub of four...


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Sustainable September all-day conference to be held at Central Hall Westminster

Blue & Green Tomorrow’s Sustainable September all-day sustainability event – which will bring together leading experts on various aspects of sustainability – will be held at Central Hall Westminster in London, on September 30. Central Hall Westminster is committed to promoting sustainability through a series of measures to save...


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Better financial products from research: Blue & Green Research

Today, Blue and Green Tomorrow is launching a research platform for financial service companies to help them provide significantly better savings and investment products, more tailored to the needs of savers and investors. Why does this matter to our readers? Because we want you to get even better products....


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Meet the Blue & Green Tomorrow team: Ilaria Bertini

With Sustainable September drawing closer, we thought we’d open a window into the world of Blue & Green Tomorrow. Journalist Ilaria Bertini tells us about his background, interest in sustainability and what the future might hold. Tell us briefly about your background and your current role. I come from Northwest Italy...


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Reader Survey 2014: your opportunity to win a prize and buy a share in Blue & Green Tomorrow

Join 450 readers who have already told us what they think we should write about and get your chance to win an iPad mini, Kindle Fire or a charity donation. Having moved from 8,400 to 84,000 readers in just two years, we want to keep doing what our readers...


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Ethical IFA of the week: Lee Coates

Ethical investment expert Lee Coates has done it all. As founder-director of Ethical Investors Group, a specialist ethical financial advice firm, he has over 25 years’ experience under his belt. He set up a screening service for charities, faith groups and funds called Ethical Screening, serves as vice-chair of...


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Crowdfunding – it’s not all about the money

At the forefront of an alternative finance revolution, crowdfunding is changing business for the better, writes Jess Ratty of Crowdfunder. There are some pretty big stats and data out there talking about future finance, with one of biggest laying claim to the fact that the UK alternative finance market...


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War on the high street: Lush’s battle against environmental destruction

Lush’s ethical director Hilary Jones speaks to Ilaria Bertini about ethical cosmetics and sustainable spending. First comes the scent, then the look. Anyone who has ventured into one of Lush’s many stores around the UK knows the retailer has a very original and sensory way of presenting its products:...


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Blue & Green Daily: Tuesday 22 July headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. Oxitec: the Oxford business genetically engineering a dead end of mosquitos Sustainable investment is built on trust Former environment secretary Owen Paterson...


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