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Ground-Breaking Solar Agreement Between LA and Nevada Tribe.

Sierra Club Compass

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Mayim Bialik Says No to Consumerism and Yes to Helping Others

Eccorazzi

Read More The post Mayim Bialik Says No to Consumerism and Yes to Helping Others appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes News Top News Mayim Bialik

Founders of Israel’s Arava to Solarize Developing Countries

Green Prophet

“Energiya Global is developing the first utility-scale solar PV project in Rwanda,” the company announced on their website.

Vegan Taste Test: Five Alternative Holiday Centerpiece Dishes

Eccorazzi

For those of us tired of veggie dishes playing second fiddle to the omni’s main courses, here are some tried-and-true meat-free centerpieces.

I and the Bird: What is a Cormorant or a Darter?

10,000 Birds

Bald Ravens.  Snakebirds.  Devil Birds. Cormorants and darters have gotten a bad rap throughout human history.  Well, that last part is true, at least.

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Daily Demand and Supply: Marginal Cost Pricing

Environmental Economics

Traveling to Minneapolis yesterday and today. Upon arriving in Minneapolis yesterday, and not knowing much about the city, I took a cab to my hotel.

Hot Mama Heirloom Jewelry - 20% off Coupon Code

Hug a Tree with Me

Shannon Sunderland & Sahra Cahoon form the dynamic duo of Hot Mama Designs. Their inspiring designs are created to tell stories and celebrate life.

Because money is not free?

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: The Sustainable Development Student Alliance will hold another free market Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Get creative.

Giving the Wrong Green: What Not to Buy this Holiday Season

Green Home Blog

Giving the Wrong Green: What Not to Buy this Holiday Season. Sometimes we become so embedded in our green movement that it is easy to be ‘blinded by the light’. Take a step back this holiday season and really examine your latest research when it comes to purchasing green products. Here’s a look at a few examples. Carbon Offset. Organic Wine.

'The Magic of Compost' Comes to Orlando

Green (Living) Review

BETHESDA, MD – Composting is big business these days, as companies try to improve their “sustainability scorecard” and governments seek to up recycling rates and reduce their “carbon footprints.” This year’s conference, dubbed “The Magic of Compost”, is January 28 to 31 in Orlando, Florida, on the doorsteps of the Magic Kingdom®. ?gWe

I am not the deputy secretary of state

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: Good Morning Mr. Whitehead, My name is [first last] I am an international producer for [a radio program] that broadcastas in. and the east coast of the United States. We want to interview you regarding the letter you sign with other world leaders about the drug debate. Let me know if you are available. Thank you anyway for replying

Broken Finance Promises Threaten to Break Climate Talks

Green (Living) Review

US and EU blocking leads to "empty page" draft text DOHA, Qatar – UN Climate talks remained blocked by the US and EU and other rich industrialised countries as they refused to discuss finance commitments, leading to an "empty page" proposal on the issue in a draft text circulating here. Empty in 2013. A big zero."

Video: Sightline on Coal Exports

Sightline Daily

Last week I taped an interview session with Seattle Community Media on coal exports. You can watch it here: The interviewer is Valerie Tarico.

FRACKED UP GAS STRATEGY

Green (Living) Review

For secure and affordable energy, the government should take a more long-term view and invest in a genuine low carbon economy, says the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM). Investment in gas should not come at the expense of renewable investment nor sideline the nation’s climate commitments.

Snake Bites Man on Plane, Forces Emergency Landing

Green Prophet

A poisonous snake bit a man on a flight from Cairo to Kuwait, forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing.

Give Back With Blissoma Holistic Skincare’s Season of Personal Caring Drive

Eco Chic

Food insecurity effects more people than you might think. Approximately Approximately 50.1 We need YOUR help. Louis City, MO. So eco.

Travel Iran for Eight Unforgettable Days with Arab Explorers

Green Prophet

Take everything you ever learned about Iran and banish it from your mind. Do it. Do it right now. Everest.

Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign Spreading Like Wildfire

Celsias

The article in The New York Times tells the story of students, faculty and alumni around the country who are demanding divestment from fossil fuels.

Jordan Drops Out of Red Dead Project, Citing Financial Woes

Green Prophet

Sketch of the map of the Red Dead Canal commissioned by Jordan. The Maariv cited the Jordan Times.

Chasing Ice, Changing Lives

Celsias

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Walking the Middle Ground as Oil Feeds Our Energy Needs

Green Prophet

I had a great meeting yesterday with culture advisors to an American Embassy yesterday in a Middle East location. I won’t say where as the meeting was off the record, but the two were very much following environmental issues in the Middle East. Is that selfish or immoral? Watch the video above. You decide.

Plankton Really Do Feel the Heat

Celsias

They also note that some species showed poleward movement