October 30, 2014

Florida's Green Advantages

John M. Dunn | 9/1/2008


Florida’s Green Advantages


Also in this section:
Sustainable Florida —
Collins Center

» Florida Is An Amazing Place To Call Home
We can all enjoy our state without weakening its environment. Find out how Sustainable Florida — Collins Center is defining excellence for Florida's economic, environmental and social future. Go to main page.

Gas prices are rising, sea levels may be next; but also emerging is a multitude of statewide, innovative responses to environmental challenges from Florida’s green warriors, public and private. Not only are they trying to do the right thing; many also are discovering gold by going green.

ARTICLES IN THIS SECTION:
link Florida Is Going Green In A Hurry
Why the push to be green?
link Building Green
Sustainability is a guiding principle.
link Raising The Green Bar
A new building trend is underway.
link Traveling Green
Getting around in a more fuel efficient, environmentally sensitive way.
link Seeking Green Energy Alternatives
Many companies are working hard to curb greenhouse gases.
link Working Green
Conserving energy, fuel, water and reducing waste starts in the workplace.
link Sleeping Green
The "Green Lodging Program" is being used in hotels and motels.
link Carbon-Neutral Playing Fields
Athletic teams and fans pitch in to help the environment.
link Green Veterans Spread the Word
Experience and education help.
link Green Resources
Follow the lead of these businesses that support and practice sustainable policies.

Tags: Energy & Utilities, Environment

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single ditgital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Colleges Are Tracking When Students Work Out at Rec Centers
Colleges Are Tracking When Students Work Out at Rec Centers

Officials on college campuses are turning to usage data and student feedback to shape fitness programs, hoping it will entice more students to develop healthy habits. 

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Do you give - or get - an annual performance review?

  • Yes - and I hate it
  • Yes - and it's OK - there's some value in the exercise
  • Yes - and I find it very valuable
  • No (thank goodness)

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe