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The Truth About Idling

Get the facts on idling, then pledge to "turn it off"

As part of our Turn It Off anti-idling campaign, we created this handy, shareable infographic that explains the facts about idling and why it is a crucial economic, health, and environmental issue. A small change to your daily driving habits can make a big change. Take a look, then take the pledge to stop idling and spread the word.

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Majority of Small and Medium-Sized Businesses Not Satisfied with Current Levels of Sustainability

A majority of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) want better sustainability programs but are hindered by costs and a perception that investments in these initiatives don’t matter to customers, according to a sustainability survey released by Cox Enterprises. The Cox Conserves Sustainability Surveyis the first nationwide survey to examine sustainability opportunities and challenges for SMB leaders.

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Here Comes The Sun: The Growth of Residential Solar Energy

The earth receives more energy from the sun in 1 hour than is used in 1 year. With the rise in popularity of solar energy many homeowners have begun equipping their homes with solar panels.  In 2014,  it’s projected that new solar electric capacity will generate enough clean energy to power 1.13 million homes. From saving money to helping the environment—there are many benefits to equipping your home for solar energy.

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