Tue.Nov 20, 2012

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Green Israeli Design for Russia’s Nikola-Lenivets Artist Community

Green Prophet

Israeli eco-innovation is spreading to all reaches of the planet, often sowing great green seeds where it touches down.

Robert Redford Unveils College Program for Eco-Changemakers


Environmentalist Robert Redford has teamed up with Pitzer College to create the Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability. Read More The post Robert Redford Unveils College Program for Eco-Changemakers appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News robert redford

Test day disaster mitigation

Environmental Economics

Mankiw is the source of the disaster

The Domestic Turkey and the First Thanksgiving

10,000 Birds

This is the time of year that we rightfully contemplate the noble Turkey. This is where they got their name. It is. And it isn’t. It’s complicated.

WATCH: Mercy for Animals Airs Commercial on Butterball Abuse


Mercy for Animals knows just how to get people to think twice about eating turkey this Thanksgiving. Read More The post WATCH: Mercy for Animals Airs Commercial on Butterball Abuse appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Featured News

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Publication of Enduring Quality?

Environmental Economics

that's my book with Ted McConnell on teh Econometrics of Nonmarket valuation): Matt was wandering around the book displays at the SEA Meetings. 

Surfing and Birding

10,000 Birds

Ok, so just to prove that you can do birding anywhere and anyhow, check this out. Two of my favorite pastimes are birding and surfing. Storms. A coot.

A forensic economics question

Environmental Economics

What caused our massive spike in visits on October 22, 2012? Surely, not this 10/22 post: [link] ? Is Tim's family that large

Hurricane Sandy: Our Brush with the ‘New Normal’

Green Home Blog

Hurricane Sandy: Our Brush with the ‘New Normal’. There was a yelp from the other room. It was getting scary. There was banging outside.

Walter is on Hiatus

10,000 Birds

Though 10,000 Birds readers across the world will likely be made sad by this Walter is taking a break from 10,000 Birds for awhile in order to recharge and come back with even better stuff. We’ll miss his wonderful images and eagerly await his return. Asides Beat on Assignment

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The Chips are Down on 5-a-Day

Green (Living) Review

Many Brits don't understand what contributes towards our 5-a-day intake with one third of Brits incorrectly thinking that potatoes count as a portion of vegetables. Of this, almost half (47%) believe that roast potatoes go towards meeting the recommended daily fruit and vegetable intake. Sainsbury's 5-a-day

I survived NOLA

Environmental Economics

I'm back from attending the Southern Economic Association meetings in New Orleans, LA. I got back home Sunday night at 10:30 and was in the office around 8 on Monday morning. Thank goodness I'm administering exams this week as my head and nerves are shot. Here is the debriefing: I arrived in NOLA after dinner time on Thursday night.  

Utilise Government Grants To Make Homes Greener Urges green energy uk

Green (Living) Review

Cavity wall insulation, draught proofing and changing bulbs to lower energy alternatives are all ways to reduce energy consumption and become greener. Instead think of the changes you can make to your home that will have a huge impact on your energy consumption in the long term. energy saving draught proofing

Follow-up to "California’s First Greenhouse Gas Auction"

Environmental Economics

Kate Cell in the comments : Union of Concerned Scientist has a climate economist in California, Jasmin Ansar. She recently posted on this subject - [link] I expect she'll have some interesting news today when the auction results are released. Next day: Jasmin sent these headlines from the auction results yesterday: Price $10.09.

Worldwide, Communities Defy King Coal's Global Expansion.

Sierra Club Compass

For the past few years, the Beyond Coal campaign has been working with local activists across the United States to finally move our country off coal.

Going Cold Turkey on Black Friday

Sightline Daily

Wattpublishing, Flickr.com. It was last year around this time that I decided 2012 would be a year of buying nothing new. million employees in the U.S.

Canadian Clean Energy Initiative Under Attack - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

feed-in tariff? incentives program that is designed to reduce carbon pollution

Eco-Friendly DIY Decorations for Thanksgiving

Green Living Ideas

As Thanksgiving swiftly approaches, the store aisles are overflowing with cute decorations to put your home in the mood for the holiday. Leaves.

Dramatic Bird Migration on View at Israel’s Hula Valley

Green Prophet

The Hula Valley Bird Park offers unique bird and nature-watching opportunities. Hundreds landed to roost in a field in front of us.

I am Thankful for Smoke-Free Spaces in New York City

Green Living Ideas

I have a bone to pick with Japan…the indoor smoking is out-of-control. A different type of smoke, sacred smoke, in Japan. I know. I know. Blech!

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Better Place EV Company May Turn Into EV Gas Station

Green Prophet

” In today’s Haaretz, the company confirmed that other top managers from Better Place had left the company.

Karvt’s Beautiful Wood MacBook Air, iPad and iPhone Covers: LOVE!!

Eco Chic

My last laptop was covered—festooned, plastered, personalized—with stickers. But it’s time was, finally, up. So much faster, so much lighter!

Delicious French Lentil Dip Recipe


It may be silly to suggest cooking dried legumes when you can get them ready to eat in a can. Read More The post Delicious French Lentil Dip Recipe appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan

Sydney Saves on Lighting Costs and Gas Emissions


Bicentennial Park in Glebe has become the first park in Sydney, Australia, to be installed with new GE LED lights.

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Denmark Scraps Fat Tax in Victory for Big Food


Denmark has scrapped the world’s first “fat tax”, which was charged on foods high in saturated fats , after just one year.

Breast Cancer and Depression


The prevalence of depression among survivors is three to five times greater than in the general population.

Monster Energy Drinks Come Under Scrutiny


A long day at the office or an all-nighter to meet a deadline has driven many to consume so-called energy drinks. According to the U.S.