Editor’s Note: The following is part of SCGH’s Green Entrepreneur series this week featuring video interviews with people talking about their innovations and projects.
LOS ANGELES — The Mutual is a new online network that connects consumers, nonprofits, and businesses. Consumers choose nonprofits to support, and businesses offer them perks in return. The Mutual is a great way to motivate people in the light green end of the spectrum to do more to support environmental causes.
Opportunity Green’s start-up competition gave center stage to new companies making headway on all sorts of green issues. From transforming heat emissions into electricity, to making a greener lifestyle into a mobile game, to optimizing printing, these eco-entrepreneurs have creative solutions that are both practical and revolutionary.
For more innovative and inspiring projects and organizations, check out all our videos from Opportunity Green 2011: video library.