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High Student Demand for Social Impact Content in Graduate Programs

Net Impact, a leading nonprofit that inspires a new generation to work for a sustainable future, released its 2014 edition of Business as UNusual: The Social and Environmental Impact Guide to Graduate Programs – For Students by Students. 294 more words


How to raise money for your Social Enterprise

Looking for capital? In collaboration with Impact Hub Westminster, I’m running their first ever Impact Investment Readiness programme. We designed it to help social entrepreneurs find impact investment within the next 12 months.  530 more words


What do you get with my business support?

There are a lot of different words bandied around in this sector: consultancy, advice, support, coaching, mentoring. They’re often used interchangeably, and not always in a strictly accurate sense. 689 more words


Renewable Energy – What are the real environmental costs?

The world’s energy consumption is steadily growing. There is no doubt that with all the latest gadgets (whether it’s a new 80” TV or the large air conditioner cooling the house) and increasing population, our thirst for energy is not going to slow down any time soon. 741 more words


Climate Change is Boring!

Climate change is boring. Don’t get me wrong – it’s incredibly important; however the story of climate change isn’t especially compelling. The changes that are occurring are slow, so people hardly notice it, however the impact of climate change it huge. 575 more words


Hepburn Wind Farm - An example of wind in action

In 2008 the community of the twin townships Daylesford and Hepburn springs entering into a community co-operative project to produce and distributed wind energy to the approximate 2300 homes in the region. 186 more words


The world’s largest wind turbine to date

Danish company Vestas is the world’s largest manufacture and designer of large scale wind turbines. In 2011 the company unveiled its plans to produce a 8MW super turbine. 147 more words