Posts tagged better business challenge
Spotlight: Peace Lutheran Church – “Doing Nothing is No Longer an Option”

Addressing climate change is one of the most critical issues of our time. And as Peace Lutheran Church has discovered, making changes to reduce its environmental impact is not a burdensome endeavor – it is actually a fairly easy and inexpensive process.

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6 Takeaways from the "Turn on the Savings!" Lunch n' Learn

We’ve highlighted the best tips from our recent “Turn on the Savings!” Lunch n’ Learn for maximizing savings, productivity, and employee satisfaction through smart office lighting solutions. [Photo by Venveo on Unsplash]

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City’s Energy Management Coordinator Shares Energy Efficiency Tips

The City of Charlottesville shares practical advice that any local business or organization can use to improve both energy and water efficiency while optimizing overall building operations, all while making the process of change a manageable and achievable one.

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Spotlight: The City Maps Out Strategy to Save Energy and Water Facility-Wide

In this Q&A, Kirk Vizzier, Energy Management Coordinator with the City of Charlottesville, details some of the strategies it has put into motion for improving building performance and sustainability, and how the City is encouraging its employees to do their part to save energy too.

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Make the Season Bright Green with C3's Holiday Gift Guide!

C3 has assembled a local gift-giving guide featuring many of our 2018-19 Better Business Challenge participants! With these fab gift ideas in mind, you can feel good that you’re not only supporting a community-based business, but one that is also committed to creating a healthier, more sustainable place for us all to live. (Photo Credit: @fireflycivlle / @mtnpigeons)

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C3 and UVA Collaboration Helps Businesses Save!

The Charlottesville Climate Collaborative and the University of Virginia are thrilled to be collaborating this year on the Better Business Challenge! UVA-affiliated organizations Morven Estate, UVA Dining Fine Arts Café, UVA Research Park, and UVA’s Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy are all participating in the Challenge and receiving technical assistance from UVA Sustainability Program Manager Jesse Warren's Delta Force team to help them reach their respective energy and sustainability goals.

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Spotlight: Southern Environmental Law Center Takes a “More Synergy, Less Energy” Approach

The Southern Environmental Law Center shares how the local offices are leaning into the Better Business Challenge as a team (they’ve dubbed themselves the “Green Team” internally) and have adopted the mantra, “more synergy, less energy” to mobilize action!

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