Napa Thrives’ Green Energy Workshop: Accelerating Progress on Solar, Southern Glazer’s Sustainability Ramps Up

Napa Thrives’ Green Energy Workshop: Accelerating Progress on Solar, Southern Glazer’s Sustainability Ramps Up A panel of four experts highlighted some of the hottest topics in energy conservation and carbon emission reductions in St. Helena at a Napa Green event held June 9. The panelists recommended taking specific actions to address climate change–adopting LEDs, rightsizing solar energy, […]

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Don’t Miss the Final Week of Napa THRIVES: Going All In on Social Equity, Climate Action and Regenerative Farming

Don’t Miss the Final Week of Napa THRIVES: Going All In on Social Equity, Climate Action and Regenerative Farming June 7-23, Napa, CA – The first four events of the Napa THRIVES symposium were an incredible success, with nearly 400 guests joining to share in action- and impact-oriented conversations around water and energy efficiency, waste […]

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If the California wine industry wants to survive, it must use less water

A drip irrigation line at a vineyard in Sonoma County. Winegrowers are looking to reduce their water use in the face of ongoing drought. Photo: Jessica Christian/The Chronicle If the California wine industry wants to survive, it must use less water On Tuesday I moderated a panel at Napa Thrives, a wine-industry conference focused on climate […]

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Napa Thrives Kicks Off June 7: A Six-Event Sustainability Symposium

Featuring Bill McKibben, Jancis Robinson, Eric Asimov, Nikki Silvestri and other Leaders in Climate Action and Wine Education Napa Thrives Kicks Off June 7: A Six-Event Sustainability Symposium June 7-23, Napa, CA – This month Napa Green and community partners are hosting Napa THRIVES – a groundbreaking symposium with six half-day, tightly focused events organized around the six pillars of […]

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Napa Green Set to Launch Napa THRIVES: A Six-Event Symposium Featuring Leaders in Sustainability & Climate Action

Napa Green Set to Launch Napa THRIVES: A Six-Event Symposium Featuring Leaders in Sustainability & Climate Action Napa, CA – During the month of June, Napa Green and community partners will host Napa THRIVES – a groundbreaking series of six half-day, tightly focused events organized around the six pillars of sustainable winegrowing leadership. Unfolding at the historic Charles Krug Winery, […]

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Napa Green Announces Napa THRIVES Climate Action-Oriented Events: Marquee Speakers, Mentors and Moderators

Napa Green Announces Napa THRIVES Climate Action-Oriented Events: Marquee Speakers, Mentors and Moderators Napa, CA – During the month of June, Napa Green and community partners will host Napa THRIVES – a groundbreaking series of six half-day, tightly focused events organized around the six pillars of sustainable winegrowing leadership. Unfolding at the historic Charles Krug […]

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Napa Green Launches Critical Napa Thrives Sustainability and Climate Action-Oriented Event Series

Napa Green Launches Critical Napa Thrives Sustainability and Climate Action-Oriented Event Series April 27th – Napa, CA – During the month of June, Napa Green and community partners will host Napa THRIVES – a groundbreaking series of six half-day, tightly focused events organized around the six pillars of sustainable winegrowing leadership. Unfolding at the historic Charles […]

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Napa Green Receives $456,000 Grant to Grow the New Napa Green Vineyard Certification and Celebrates First Five Certified Members

Napa Green Launches Premier Tasting Passport with Experiences at 17 Certified Sustainable Wineries (Napa Valley, CA, April 13, 2022) — Napa Green, the leading non-profit sustainable winegrowing program, has been awarded a three-year, $456,000 Specialty Crop Block Grant* to continue to grow participation and impact in the new, cutting-edge Napa Green Vineyard certification. In 2021, Napa […]

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Cut the cardboard: Eliminating wine waste with reusable shipping alternatives

Time Dewey-Mattia, the recycling and public educations manager for Napa Recycling and Waste Services, compares different alternatives to Styrofoam for packaging wine. Photo: Sam Jones, Register While there are multiple alternatives to Styrofoam that can be used to pack and ship wine, each requires different disposal methods. For example, the top material photographed with the […]

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