Sustainability

Sustainability is about living in a way that ensures a healthy future for our childrens. Are you living sustainably? Learn about the many initiatives and businesses offering information and consultation on sustainability for businesses and municipalities.

Sustainable Lexington – The Sustainable Lexington Committee will advise the Selectmen on proposals which affect Lexington’s sustainability and resilience and will recommend, develop and monitor programs designed to enhance Lexington’s long-term sustainability and resilience in response to environmental, resource and energy challenges.  One of sustainable Lexington’s goals is to Reduce Lexington’s residential energy use 20% by 2020.
http://www.lexingtonma.gov/committees/sustainablelex.cfm

 

Sustainability Primer: http://www.naturalstep.org/en/sustainability-primer-step-natural-step

Blog about business and sustainability:
http://www.marcgunther.com/

Green news, solutions and product information: http://www.treehugger.com/

Awareness and understanding of the triple bottom line: http://www.triplepundit.com/

Innovative solutions to the planet’s problems: http://www.worldchanging.com/ -

Design-oriented site for sustainable homes, natural materials and green technology : http://jetsongreen.typepad.com/ -

Videos (and more) about the consumer habits that got us into this mess in the first place: http://www.storyofstuff.com -

Corporate Sustainability Reports (business): http://www.corporateregister.com/

Sustainability reporting standards (business): http://www.globalreporting.org/