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Sustainability Initiatives Can Drive Corporate Revenue Growth and Innovation

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Sustainability innovation is powering business growth: Between 2010 and 2013, revenues from company-defined portfolios of sustainable products and services grew by 91%, according to a new study from The Conference Board.

Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate 2015-16

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Demographic shifts – the impact of retiring Baby Boomers and the rise of the Millennial generation – will likely have the most significant impact on real estate near- and long-term, according to The Counselors of Real Estate’s official CRE® 2015-16 Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate.

NSF Awards $12M To Spur Engineering Education Revolution

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Six universities receive NSF funding to redesign undergraduate engineering and computer science education. The RED projects will build on successful innovations in the introductory and capstone years.

NIBS, RICS To Explore Public-Private Partnerships As Tool To Achieve High-Performance Buildings

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Reaching out to experts to address government challenges.

Study Shows Potential Of Academic Research To State And Local Economic Development

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The Council of State Governments (CGS) will distribute the report to state officials, academic institutions and stakeholder organizations to underscore the value of state-based research as a contributing factor to economic growth potential.

NASA Invests In Hundreds Of U.S. Small Businesses To Enable Future Missions

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NASA’s Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, CA manages the SBIR program for STMD. NASA’s 10 centers manage individual projects.