Author Archives: Shelby Hill

Shelby Hill

About Shelby Hill

Shelby Hill writes business and lifestyle articles for AZNow.Biz and Arizona Business Magazine. She recently graduated from the University of Arizona with a bachelor of arts in English and journalism. Shelby is pursuing a career in journalism.

Oil Spill, Google Wind Power & More

Google Buys Wind Power
July 23, 2010 by in Blogs | Green

From global new to local business this week we’ve gathered stories about how hair can help the oil spill, what Belgium wants to do with the deceased, Google buying wind power and more. Plus, we’ve got an additional story on what one Valley business is doing to help the environment. Please feel free to send… Read More →

Eating Organic, Kicking Our Oil Addiction, Solar Forestation And More

Oil Rigs supply our addiction to oil
July 16, 2010 by in Blogs | Green

With so much going on in the green industry it’s hard to focus on just one topic. I’ve gathered stories about eating organic, kicking our oil addiction, solar forestation and more. Cross-country road trip to conserve water In an effort to educate the public about water conservancy, the Environmental Protection Agency is launching an educational… Read More →

Bringing Energy-Efficient Mortgages To Valley Homeowners

green-house
July 9, 2010 by in Featured | Green | Real Estate

Mortgage and auditing firms are teaming up to help green homeowners cut costs Buying a home can come with many unexpected and obstructive costs. REEIS is partnering with mortgage companies to help homebuyers curtail costs and go green. By teaming up with W.J. Bradley and Wells Fargo, REEIS, an energy efficiency auditing firm, offers free… Read More →

BIG Green Awards: Corporate Green Programs & Practices

Corporate Green Programs & Practices - city-of-peoria - AZ Business Magazine Jul/Aug 2010

Twelve categories, hundreds of nominations — but only one will take home the green. It’s the first annual Southwest Build-it-Green Awards, where BIG teamed up with the USGBC to bring you the leanest sustainable leaders and projects in Arizona. Recipient: City of Peoria Green initiatives have gone from paper and thoughts to parks and neighborhoods… Read More →

BIG Green Awards: Green Advocate

Bonnie Richardson - Green Advocate - AZ Business Magazine Jul/Aug 2010

Twelve categories, hundreds of nominations — but only one will take home the green. It’s the first annual Southwest Build-it-Green Awards, where BIG teamed up with the USGBC to bring you the leanest sustainable leaders and projects in Arizona. Recipient: Bonnie Richardson, LEED AP, Architect & Principal Planner· City of Tempe A passion for sustainable… Read More →

BIG Green Awards: Green Processes

General Dynamics Green Processes - AZ Business Magazine Jul/Aug 2010

Twelve categories, hundreds of nominations — but only one will take home the green. It’s the first annual Southwest Build-it-Green Awards, where BIG teamed up with the USGBC to bring you the leanest sustainable leaders and projects in Arizona. Recipient: General Dynamics C4 Systems Scottsdale-based General Dynamics C4 Systems is cutting costs and its environmental… Read More →

BIG Green Awards: Alternative Energy Leaders Award

Alternative Energy Leaders Award - AZ Business Magazine Jul/Aug 2010

Twelve categories, hundreds of nominations — but only one will take home the green. It’s the first annual Southwest Build-it-Green Awards, where BIG teamed up with the USGBC to bring you the leanest sustainable leaders and projects in Arizona. Recipient: CarbonFree Technology CarbonFree Technology campaigns for the use of green energy solutions throughout the United… Read More →