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The Green Mountain State of Vermont Is the Greenest

The Green Mountain State of Vermont Is the Greenest

The consumer website WalletHub issued its annual report yesterday on the Greenest States and this year’s winner is the Green Mountain State, Vermont.  WalletHub set out to recognize the greenest states and call out those doing a poor job of caring for the environment by comparing the 50 states on 27 key metrics, such as the number of LEED-certified buildings per capita to the share of energy consumption from renewable resources.  They also ranked the least green states and this year the state of Louisiana ranked at the very bottom.  

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Sustainability — Is It Affordable?

Sustainability — Is It Affordable?

Bloomberg News’ Alexis Benveniste took a look at the ever-expanding universe of eco-friendly products — from re-usable metal straws and aluminum water bottles to shoes made entirely from recycled plastic — and found most of them to be too expensive for the average American consumer to afford.

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