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GREEN PROPHET [Green] Qatar’s QSAS Turns Other Rating Systems Green
| FRIDAY, JUNE 22, 2012
Qatar’s revamped its QSAS green building rating system. Re-launched under a new name, the Global Sustainability Assessment System (GSAS) is muscling in as Middle East- North Africa’s green standard. Developed Architecture & Urban green building green design QSAS sustainable design water conservation
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] Costa Rica: 5 great green reasons to go NOW
| TUESDAY, MARCH 12, 2013
Costa Rica: 5 great green reasons to go NOW is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | The Americas’ Greenest | Costa Rica and eco-travel have long been synonymous. And for good reason.
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] A perfect day in Green Wine Country
| MONDAY, JUNE 17, 2013
| Greening in Sonoma & Napa | Sometimes you have to get away, even if for a day. The skies are a vast blue interrupted only by distant, solitary caravans [.] A perfect day in Green Wine Country is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.
GREEN BLOG [Green] Green Resolutions
| SATURDAY, JANUARY 30, 2010
No green thumb required! Wishing everyone a happy, healthy, and green new year! Global Warming activism clothing eco-friendly environment food free range gardening Green junk mail laundry local new year organic printing resolutions shopping shopping bag thermos vegetarianPhoto credit: woodleywonderworks. Go Veggie Once a Week.
CONSERVANCY TALK [Green] The Green Buzz: January 3, 2014
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2014
Animals Climate Change Green Living The Green Buzz The Nature Conservancy United States Where do all those Christmas trees go after the holidays? Plus, US Secretary of State, John Kerry, talks about climate change in the Mekong Delta. Where do all those Christmas Trees go after the holidays ( Guardian) ?
THE GREEN SAMARITAN [Green] 5 Green Go-To Resources to Become More Eco-Aware
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2010
The Green Guide: Produced by National Geographic, The Green Guide provides comprehensive information on a variety of topics and products all to help the general consumer take easy and achievable steps. Green 2009 2010 People Products More >> From The Recycle Bin 2010 TGS Year in Review Recent Posts How Do You Recycle?
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] Green sky genius: tray table cover from recycled plastic
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21, 2012
It's is food-contact safe Green sky genius: tray table cover from recycled plastic is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Airlines News Technology Air travel Green Travel News Reuters trayguardDisgusted by dirty, germy airplanes?
ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS NETWORK [Green] Think Green While Drinking Red
| SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2014
With Valentine’s Day around the corner many people spend lots of time (and money) putting together a romantic evening. From choosing the perfect flowers and chocolates, to the perfect restaurant, there are a lot of “important” commercially fueled financial decisions to be made in the next week. That’s not so romantic. Enjoy! Organic. 100% Organic.
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] Green Patch: Grow Arugula in Fall
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2014
Fall weather brings out the best in this spicy salad green. sativa ) that was included in a seed packet of mixed salad greens. How much cold can it withstand? A: Until 20 years ago, this piquant salad green was rarely cultivated, though salad lovers in Italy and France eagerly gathered the greens found growing wild.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] 15 Surprising Green Uses for Coffee Grinds (Used and New)
| FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2013
Here in Jordan, where waste management is woefully disorganized, it’s an opportunity unlikely to be exploited, but Green Prophet would love to hear if roof gardener s and apartment farmers in other (coffee-living) Middle East countries pick up this ball and run with it. Coffee has a secret life beyond your kitchen filter. Give Inspired?
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Ramadan: The Time To Go Green Is Now
| THURSDAY, JULY 28, 2011
There are literally a couple of days left till Ramadan starts , so I want to make a last ditch attempt to encourage Muslims to go green in the holy month of fasting. Fairtrade and Green Guidance. To help Muslims on their way, the US Green Faith organisation arranged a webinar on observing a Green Ramadan last week.
GREEN LIVING TIPS [Green] Green air fresheners
| SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2009
I admit it, I was an air freshener abuser. My cleaning cupboard had more air freshener varieties than you could poke a stick at. But in fooling my nose, I was also poisoning my immediate and wider environment. There are certainly greener ways to keep nasty smells at bay
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Gorgeous green-roofed Ostim Eco Park is an incubator for clean tech in Turkey
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2013
ONZ Architects strike the perfect balance between nature and development with their incredibly efficient green-roofed design proposal for the park, slated for construction in Ankara. Any facility that aims to generate a new stream of green, efficient materials and technology better walk the talk. ” .
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Rosetta Green’s Cotton Goes Global
| THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 2012
Israel-based Agro-tech company Rosetta Green has been chosen by international seed manufacturer Bayer CropScience AG for collaboration on a project that will help improve cotton crop for farmers. subsidiary of Rosetta Genomics (Nasdaq: ROSG), Rosetta Green’s microRNAs work by manipulating the controls of key traits in plants and algae.
LIVING GREEN & SAVING ENERGY [Green] Three Reasons Why Is Green Living Important
| TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2011
Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Three Reasons Why Is Green Living Important by greenwise on February 1, 2011 How to go green has been a frequent topic on this site. There you have it: three reasons to go green.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] When will the Middle East wake up to green roofs?
| TUESDAY, APRIL 7, 2015
French environmental activists sought to mandate full coverage by green roofs for all new buildings, but the ruling allows commercial owners the option to install solar panels, which offer the additional benefit of generating distributed renewable energy – further lessening the carbon footprint for new construction. Vive la France!
SIGHTLINE DAILY [Green] Asian Americans’ Green Values
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 24, 2013
So, while polling data are still fairly spotty, evidence is mounting that most Asian Americans hold particularly strong green values. But green values stand out as particularly important to this group of voters. A growing Asian American voting bloc. And politicos, NGOs, and pollsters alike are just beginning to pay more attention.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Recycling Yourself When Green Projects Go Bust
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2012
This ambitious little house was the first modern home fully based on green building principles specific to its Aqaba location. Meet Theo van de Laar, Middle East tour guide and the guy behind the Aqaba House: Green Prophet: Holland to Jordan, didn’t you like tulips? Contact Theo through Green Prophet. What are you doing now?
GREEN PROPHET [Green] INTERVIEW: Green Buildings and the Next Climate Summit In Qatar
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2012
I speak to green campaigner Safa Al Jayoussi about nuclear power, green buildings and the role the region needs to play at the next climate summit in Qatar. The next stop on my whirlwind tour of all that is green and eco in Jordan is the Green Building Council. Green Buildings and Green Energy .
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Turkey’s First Green Lifestyle Website Ye?ilist, Now Bilingual
| SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2011
Turkey’s Green Roots. il” means “green” in Turkish) is the brainchild of Ergem and Georgie, two women living in Turkey who often had trouble finding information about eco-friendly products and services in available to them in the country. Turkey’s Green Reach. How to recycle? ilist (“ye?il”
GREEN PROPHET [Green] A Dedicated Green Roof Research Center Opens in Israel
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2012
Green roofs have become a widespread phenomenon over the last few years but very little research has been focused on perfecting the practice in the Middle East, where high temperatures and dwindling water resources have prevented widespread uptake. Travel & Nature biodiversity Energy Efficiency Green Roof Middle East University of Haifa
ECCORAZZI [Green] 13 Amazing Benefits from Drinking Green Tea
| MONDAY, JULY 1, 2013
By Michelle Schoffro Cook | Care2.com Green tea really is a superfood extraordinaire. Thanks to a potent plant nutrient called epigallocatechin gallate, or EGCG, green tea is proving that food (or beverage, in Read More The post 13 Amazing Benefits from Drinking Green Tea appeared first on Ecorazzi.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] The Passing Of A Green Muslim
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 23, 2011
We celebrate the Muslim environmental campaigner and green activist Ayman Ahwal (right) who passed away last week. For more on Green Muslims see: From Rockstars to Recycling: An Interview With An Eco-Muslimah. Interview With America’s Leading Green Muslim – Ibrahim Abdul Matin. The environment is about loving the Earth.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] 12 Crazy Easy Ways to Go Green & Save Money.
| FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2016
Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Today Only energy environment green moneyHere are 12 crazy simple ways to help the environment while padding your wallet, too.
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] Chefs predict green menu trends for 2016
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2015
| Green Travel News | Next year’s restaurant menus will be getting greener. Green Travel News Xtras dining trends 2016 food trends 2016 green travel trendsThe chefs, members of the American Culinary Federation, were asked to name which foods, beverages and culinary themes will be trend on […].
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] Another great reason to visit Cuba: it’s green
| TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2016
Caribbean Community Cuba Cuban national parks Cuban UNESCO biospheres eco-conscious Cuba eco-friendly Cuba eco-friendly Vinales Valley green Cuba greenest countries in the world organic Cuba| Viva La Eco-Revolucion! | Today’s hottest travel destination in The Americas is an island frozen in time.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] HEPCA’s Green-Roofed Bio Boat Entirely Wind and Solar Powered
| TUESDAY, APRIL 9, 2013
It will also be topped by a green roof that is not only useful for insulating the interior during hot summers, but is also expected to provide a mini-habitat for the many birds that travel through the Rift Valley/Red Sea flyway. Architecture & Urban clean tech green design Green Roof HEPCA Red Sea solar power wind power
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Jordan architect wants to green up the capital’s biggest eyesore
| FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2016
Renaming Jordan Towers as Jordan Gate Park, they envision a facility that returns a sense of place and scale to its neighborhood while serving as a fully visible beacon to renewable energy and the industry’s best practices in green design. Green Prophet met up with Salameh to get the full story. Green Prophet: Congratulations!
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Dubai’s Wild Wadi Waterpark is Green Globe Certified
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2015
With April Fool’s Day is more than five weeks away, we are left to assume the announcement by Green Globes is credible. Wild Wadi Waterpark just earned the internationally recognized Green Globe Certification (GGC) following a recent sustainability audit. Cities BREEAM green globes LEED
LIVING GREEN & SAVING ENERGY [Green] Green Products | Renewable Products | Pepsi To Use a Bottle Made.
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2011
Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Green Products: Pepsi To Use a Bottle Made from 100% Plant Materials by greenwise on March 16, 2011 Pepsi announced that it will begin using a new bottle for soft drinks made from 100% plant based materials.
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] Greening our lives
| TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014
It is about greening your life and not about you on your own changing the world. Far too many people seem to believe that they are called upon, when we talk about greening our lives, to change the world single-handed. Many, a great many in fact, also seem to believe that going green is expensive. We can do it! Yes, we can!
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] Cool Green Science: The Best of the Blog 2015
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2015
Each year, we look back at some of our most popular posts of the year on Cool Green Science. This marks the end of our third year, and we’d like to thank you for building Cool Green Science into one of the most popular conservation science blogs on the web. At Cool Green Science, we’re not afraid to tackle the tough questions.
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Saving Money in Tough Times and Living Green, how to go green and save money. easy green living tip green living saving money coffee go green save money green living saving money how to go green saving money on coffeeBrewing your own coffee can save $500 per year or more.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Palestinians Celebrate Green Innovation
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2012
Together they showcased over 20 scientific innovations, including green technology, agricultural tools and mobile applications related to food and health. Read more about green innovation in Palestin e: Organic Farming Boom in Palestine. Get a Green Loan From the Green Palestine Investment Company.
SIGHTLINE DAILY [Green] The Thin Green Line Is Stopping Coal and Oil in Their Tracks
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 13, 2015
The Cascadia region has proven to be extraordinarily challenging for those who would turn it into a major carbon energy export hub—so much so that Sightline has taken to calling it the Thin Green Line. But in big ways and small—from Coos Bay, Oregon, to Prince Rupert, British Columbia—the Thin Green Line has held fast.
ECCORAZZI [Green] Vegan Cuisine to Glassware, ‘Oscar Night’ Has Gone ‘Green’
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2014
The Oscars have gone green, - not green with envy - but rather “eco-green.” Read More The post Vegan Cuisine to Glassware, ‘Oscar Night’ Has Gone ‘Green’ appeared first on Ecorazzi. The largest, star-studded event in Hollywood has an environmental conscience.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Should Green Organisations Accept Sponsorship From Big Bad Corporations?
| MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2011
From climate events to marine conservation projects, it seems that green organisations in the Middle East are happy to take money from not-so-green corporations. green organisation is set up with the good intentions of sorting out some environmental injustice be it pollution or marine destruction. Lack Of Green Awareness?
LIVING GREEN & SAVING ENERGY [Green] Green Gardening and Landscaping Practices
| THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2014
Green Gardening, green Landscaping Practices. composting gardening saving water green gardening green Landscaping Practices
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] Green hotel in Cancun? No problema!
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011
| Green Travel News |. Cancun , Mexico , is such a place, and now at last you can stay green. Green hotel in Cancun? is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. ‘T is the season to hit the beach, where the sun is warm and the drinks are cold. No problema! You might also like.
THE GREEN SAMARITAN [Green] Product Review: Green Irene Enzyme Cleaners
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
After attending a very fun and fabulous Green Soiree during BlogHer, I have also had the chance to work with the Green Irene Enzyme line of cleaning products and have found many attributes worthy of note. What makes Green Irene different from both toxic and non-toxic cleaners is their enzymatic process. Thanks!
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Dubai’s Eco Maid Is Green And Orange
| MONDAY, MAY 16, 2011
Tolga Soytekin may not look like an Eco Maid, but his new Dubai-based business is pretty darn green. Called Eco Maid, the company uses none of the harmful corrosives that almost poisoned one Green Prophet reader’s baby. Green is money! More on green cleaning products: A Green Guide to Home Cleaning Products.
GREEN LIVING TIPS [Green] Cellophane: a green plastic?
| FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 2010
Degradable and biodegradable bioplastics based on plant materials seem like recent innovations, but they've actually been around for a very long time. One example is cellophane. But how environmentally friendly is it
GREEN BLOG [Green] Green Video Games Teaching Kids
| MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2012
Another interesting environmental game is National Geographic’s “ Plan It Green.” In the game you play as the Mayor of Greenville, and your mission is to change the city for the better by creating green jobs, constructing eco-friendly homes, and beautifying your surroundings (from sidewalks to garage doors ).
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Extraordinary “Green Machine” mobile city fertilizes the Sahara Desert as it moves
| TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014
To make that easier for desert dwellers , Stephane Malka and Yachar Bouyaha proposed the Green Machine – a massive city on tank treads that fertilizes the Sahara as it moves. . Design Desertification Green Machine Sahara desert Stephane Malka Venice Biennale Yachar Bouhaya
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Five Green Surprises From Habitat for Humanity
| THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2013
Check out the list of awesome green initiatives that Habitat for Humanity has been undertaking! These are just two examples of Habitat efforts that are green and growing in number. Partnerships to train the green builders of tomorrow. Green Living Ideas was compensated for this post. Eco Village values and EmpowerHouses.
GREEN LIVING TIPS [Green] A green Valentines Day
| SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2009
Ah, Valentines day, the most romantic of Hallmark holidays :). Love may be many a splendored thing, but give the planet some thought too this year when selecting a gift for the one you love
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Refugee Camp in Bethlehem Sprouts Green Rooftops
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2012
Cramped conditions in the Dheisheh refugee camp of Bethlehem mean that any space – nevermind green space – is difficult to come by. Food & Health Bethlehem food insecurity Green Roof Israel-Palestinian conflict rooftop farming West BankImages via Karama Organisation. Beirut’s Rooftop Revolution (INTERVIEW).
GREEN FURNITURE HOME DESIGN [Green] A Green Living Moss Grass Bath Mat
| SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2011
Partially made from an eco-friendly foam called plastazote (nitrogen- charged cross linked polyethylene foam that has increased tear strength while being lightweight,) the bath mat comes with gorgeous ball moss, luscious green island moss and lush forest moss. And what helps all the moss grow green and healthy?
GREEN LIVING TIPS [Green] Green christmas trees
| FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2009
What type of Christmas tree is more environmentally friendly, fake or fir? What about some other alternatives
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] A Conservation Scientist’s Advice on “Green” Light Bulbs
| TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2014
have a green job and a semi-green life , so seven years ago I convinced myself and my wife to replace the light bulbs invented by Thomas Edison (a.k.a. With a 10-month payback on the investment, and I was feeling green and smart. Sustainability Craig Leisher Energy Green Living home sustainability urban conservation
LIVING GREEN & SAVING ENERGY [Green] Go Green, Save Energy and Be Cool
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 20, 2011
Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Go Green, Save Energy and Be Cool by greenwise on January 20, 2011 The iPhone has been an overwhelming success. You can charge your iPhone with sunlight. about $100. WordPress Admin
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Clean Reusable Totes, Or Risk Going Green
| TUESDAY, MAY 29, 2012
Your reusable totes may be full of bacteria and can turn you seriously “green” Time to practice good bag hygiene. . Food & Health going green reusable bags shoppingContamination occurs when fluids such as fruit juices and meat blood leak from their packaging and deposit miniscule droplets onto the bag material.
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] Leicester Green Light Festival
| SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2011
Green Light Festival Leicester's festival of sustainable living Saturday 12th February 2011 De Montfort University [link] Green Light will take place from 10am to 6pm on Saturday 12th February 2011 in the Queens Building at De Montfort University, Mill Lane, Leicester, LE2 7DP. Check out the Green Light website for details.
HUG A TREE WITH ME [Green] A Green Girl’s Guide to Getting Rid of Body Hair
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014
Nevertheless, there are greener options out there for all my fellow hair removing ladies, below are just a few…… A Green Girl’s Guide to Getting Rid of Body Hair: Sugaring: Sugaring is the process of removing the hair from the legs, pits and privates with a warm paste of melted sugar, water and lemon juice.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Green Hawaii Boldly Leaps Forward.
| THURSDAY, MAY 14, 2015
Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Today Only decarbonization energy fossil fuels hawaii renewable energy solar panelsSurfboards, sunscreen and pineapples, yes. But solar panels and wind farms?
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Calling All Green Bloggers – Masdar Competition Wants Your Ideas!
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2012
Energy blogging green competition Masdar Masdar Group waterFancy the chance to win an all-expenses paid trip to attend Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week in the United Arab Emirates? Well, here’s how. Post the link to the Masdar website by the end of this month and then get your friends to vote for you! Be creative. engage. engage.
HUG A TREE WITH ME [Green] Simple Green Tea Ice Cubes
| TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014
Natural green tea possesses powerful antioxidant properties that can help strengthen the immune system, shorten sick time, fight free radicals and release good mood endorphins. Green tea has also been praised for helping to balance the PH level of the hair, skin and mouth while also aiding both the digestive and the metabolic process.
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] OMunity Bali: not a private villa, a private green village!
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2013
OMunity Bali: not a private villa, a private green village! is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Finding ‘Undiscovered’ Bali | My quest for ‘undiscovered’ Bali continues. yearn to be alone in the wilds, with scarcely another tourist within miles, in the Bali of my imagining before it was inundated by outsiders like me.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] It’s Easy Being Green: We are How we Eat.
| THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016
Being green is more than merely checking off a list of sustainable to-dos: canvas grocery bags (check), recycle and compost (check), conserve water and electricity (check). Being green means living from the heart, close to the earth.
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] Green Bites – Book Review
| SATURDAY, JUNE 9, 2012
Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Green Bites: Ecological Musings from the Front by John Vlahakis 250 pages, paperback, 8.9 x 6 x 0.9 Unfortunately the author, as do so many, also falls occasionally victim to the green claptrap and bull dust that is perpetrated by those with a hidden agenda in the green industry.
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] What's better than money in the city? Green space
| TUESDAY, JUNE 24, 2014
In fact, a study from the University of Wisconsin has found that green space is more important than money. I''m a big fan of cities. even went to graduate school for city planning. But I''m well aware that cities can be hard on people mentally. One of the most critical pieces of a healthy city, in my opinion, is a good number of parks.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Online And In Dubai Ekotribe Caters To The Green-Minded
| FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2011
Where there’s a green will, there’s an eco-way, and Anu Agarwal will be leading the fray. She then attended the Opportunity Green tradeshow in California, where she discovered a world of products that the UAE knew nothing of. More on living a green lifestyle in the Middle East: One of a Kind Online Muslim Sex Shop.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Jenin Playground to Get Green Makeover
| SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2011
Architecture & Urban air pollution children green architecture Jenin permaculture water contamination West BankGerman-Palestinian society NIJMAH is working on renovating a kid’s playground using natural materials and setting up a permaculture garden. An Environmental Profile of Jenin.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Green Iftar Guide – Breaking the Ramadan Fast Sustainably
| THURSDAY, JULY 26, 2012
From vegetarian recipes to cutting out plastic, Arwa Aburawa has put together a Green Iftar Guide to make your Ramadan a little more eco-friendly. As such, trying out a green Iftar could be the first step you take towards a more ethical and environmentally-friendly life. Ramadan Food Waste and Green Tips for Cutting It Down.
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] Newlife for Green Hotel
| SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2011
Battlesteads Hotel in Wark, Northumberland, a holder of a coveted Gold Award from the Perth- based Green Tourism Business Scheme, has painted several of their rooms with the recycled water-based paint. said Katie Meyrick, the Green Officer of the Battlesteads Hotel. They solved the immediate problem with low energy bulbs.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Jordan’s eco park helps the country go green!
| SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2015
Nestled in the hills and landscape of north-western Jordan, lies a green oasis with an eco-minded philosophy: Sharhabil Bin Hassneh EcoPark (SHE.). Recycling and sustainability haven’t been a priority in Jordan and green governmental policies are greatly lacking in Jordan. Before 2004 there was nothing but dry, neglected land.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Guys Like Green Girls
| FRIDAY, MAY 28, 2010
54% of men would question starting a relationship with a girl who litters, 27% would question doing so if the girl didn’t recycle, 25% if she didn’t turn the lights off when leaving [.] [ Guys Like Green Girls from Green Living Ideas ].
GREEN LIVING TIPS [Green] Greening baby wipes
| TUESDAY, MARCH 10, 2009
Every where we turn it's plastic this and synthetic that - including baby wipes; and it's not just the packaging. Learn more about the impact of diaper wipes on the environment and alternatives
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] Kauai, Hawaii: 5 great green non-resorts
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2011
| Garden Isle Green |. From the lush north coast with its hidden bracelets of beach to the sunny sands of the south shore, here are our picks for Kauai’s best alternative green lodgings. 1. Bruce Fehring calls Twin Hearts his “handcrafted honeymoon cottage,” but we say it’s just about perfect for any green-hearted romantic duo.
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] Fiji resort named ‘Australasia’s leading green hotel’
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011
| Green Travel News |. orld Travel Awards has picked Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort as “Australasia’s Leading Green Hotel” in 2011. Fiji resort named ‘Australasia’s leading green hotel’ is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Photo: Chris McClennan.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Green Product News: Bambu Helps Save Bees!
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, 2014
The company is a member of Green America and its Green Business Network, and manufactures using organic sources certified by IMO Switzerland. Green Lifestyle Bambu is one of our favorite sustainable businesses. Read more about Bambu here. Honey bees are critical to healthy food systems. We’re
WEND MAGAZINE [Green] Infographic: Greenwashed–The Truth About 95% of So-Called Green Products
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2012
Created by: Marketing Degree. Special thanks to Greg Voakes for sharing this infographic. Related Posts. Infographic Explains Environmental Impact of Surfing. Monsanto or Organic? Who to Trust With Your Food [infographic
THE GREEN SAMARITAN [Green] SAY It Forward: A Call to Share Your Green Homeowner Experience
| TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2011
Greenspiration Home is an online resource dedicated to helping homeowners build, renovate, and decorate green. Unfortunately, 30 or 40 years is a long wait to learn everything one needs to know about owning and maintaining a home – especially when it comes to green attributes. Here is an example of a recent guest post.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] First Green-Roofed Urban Oasis Planned for Abu Dhabi
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 3, 2013
Albeit better than neighboring Dubai’s skyline of what renowned architect Frank Gehry calls “cheap” and “anonymous” architecture , Abu Dhabi has grown into a dense urban environment with precious few green spaces. Nonetheless, a large green roof will be a boon for the city for a variety of reasons.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Eco-Funeral? Jewish Burial Rites Are Green.
| MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011
Traditional Jewish burials: guidelines to a green farewell. The recent controversy over arch-terrorist Osama bin Laden’s burial at sea has piqued an interest in eco-funerals here at Green Prophet. And on the green side, no toxic embalming fluids seeping into the ground. Have a sweet and green Rosh HaShanah.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Maldives’ Floating “Green” Golf Island Not So Green
| FRIDAY, MAY 20, 2011
A floating ‘green’ golf course Island is planned for the climate change-vulnerable nation of the Maldives but how green is it really? It also means that it is the target of tourism development ideas such as a floating ‘green’ golf course island which comes with some rather dubious eco credentials. Right.
GREEN BLOG [Green] Vote green in the European Parliament Elections
| THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2014
For a democrat, the remaining choice are the European Greens. The Greens would actually lose seats, going from their current 58 seats to 44 seats. It’s clear that the green voice must be strong if the European Parliament should make any meaningful progress on climate. And a low voter turnout could be in their favor.
GREEN BLOG [Green] WANTED! Green policy clarity
| TUESDAY, JUNE 26, 2012
Earlier this month saw the publication of a damning report which highlighted the need for clearness and simplicity in UK government policy to give companies more confidence when investing in Green technologies, particularly in the electricity market. It is hoped that the bank will be established and ready to operate later in 2012.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Green-Wrapped Offices to Transform Turkish Working Class Neighborhood
| MONDAY, MAY 6, 2013
Whether or not a 100,000 square meter office complex could possibly come with even a net environmental benefit is debatable, but the fact that a design wrapped in green won an international competition for such a complex signals a potential shift in Turkey’s urban planning. thane has undergone a dramatic transformation since the 1970s.
10,000 BIRDS [Green] Not a Green-winged Teal
| THURSDAY, MARCH 20, 2014
At the north end of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park I was pleased to see what looked like a Green-winged Teal at first. Closer examination revealed that not only was it not a Green-winged Teal but that it wasn’t even a bird. That is really remarkably similar to a Green-winged Teal , no? It is in the above photograph.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Lebanese Goat Farmer Goes Solar, Subverts Government’s Green Apathy
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2012
Cleantech, Science & Technology clean energy cleantech Eco Friendly goat farmer Green energy Green Party Lebanon National Energy Plan Photovoltaic renewable energy solar powerA solar-powered goat farm in Lebanon now enjoys clean energy around the clock while the rest of the country sits in darkness for up to 18 hours a day.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] How Boulder is Inspiring the World to Get Green.
| SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2015
Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Boulder Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green alternative energy Colorado new era colorado public ownership Public Service In 2009 in the peak of the world’s financial crisis and the first year of President Obama’s term, almost anything seemed possible.
HUG A TREE WITH ME [Green] Tea Tree Oil and Green Tea Acne Face Wash
| MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013
This natural acne facial wash does just that without the intrusion of unnatural and synthetics; it combines pure castle soap with antibacterial rich tea tree oil and coconut oil and skin loving green tea and raw honey. Discard tea bag, then slowly pour green tea into castle soap mixture, fold with spatula. Enjoy!
GREEN LIVING TIPS [Green] Green funerals and burials
| MONDAY, APRIL 12, 2010
Before the final curtain is drawn on our lives, we can make environmentally friendly choices as to how our funeral and burial is to be conducted
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] Green Website Partners
| FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 2011
By Michael Smith (Veshengro) It is amazing to see the kind of partners and sponsors that some supposedly green websites and social media sites list. It would appear, though, that money is the overruling factor for many, also in the real of green websites, organization, magazines, etc. want to see proof of that first.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Jerusalem’s Green-Roofed Gutman VC is a Home for the Birds and the Bees
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2011
The Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel commissioned a very green addition to the Jerusalem Bird Observatory, and let’s just say the birds and the bees are making themselves at home! Step in to learn more about this super green design and to see a few more images of this inspiring project finished last year!
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] Maui: 5 great green to do's
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 6, 2010
Home About What and who we are Staff Awards Press Tips Why travel green Green traveler’s to do’s Carbon Offsets Travel secrets of frequent fliers Buy Deals Photos Wine Green wine: what is it? During a casual romp through the growing fields and orchards, vibrant greens, lettuces and other goodies are collected. Then,
GREEN PROPHET [Green] UN Office in Jordan Gets the Green Building Gold
| SUNDAY, JANUARY 22, 2012
It’s like the Olympics, but in green building codes: The new Amman headquarters of the World Health Organization (WHO) just grabbed top kudos for green building: Certified Gold under Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), a world standard for green building certification.
LIVING GREEN & SAVING ENERGY [Green] Go Green, Save Energy and Be Cool | Living Green and Saving Energy
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 20, 2011
Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Go Green, Save Energy and Be Cool by greenwise on January 20, 2011 The iPhone has been an overwhelming success. You can charge your iPhone with sunlight. about $100. WordPress Admin
ECCORAZZI [Green] Super Bowl Goes Green with Composting Initiative
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, 2014
For the first time in the NFL Championship’s history, Super Bowl XLVIII will give football fans the option to compost their half-eaten Bubba burgers and soggy Nathan’s cheese fries on Read More The post Super Bowl Goes Green with Composting Initiative appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Sports Top News
GREEN PROPHET [Green] The new road to Dubai will be recycled and “green”
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 2, 2014
Just three years ago, when I started writing for Green Prophet, a project like this was virtually unheard of. While murmurings about clean technology, renewable energy and maybe even recycled materials had begun to emerge, there existed no supply chain of more earth-friendly materials to support any fledgling green initiatives.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Debunking the ‘Green’ Biofuel Myth
| THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2011
Is biofuel from the Jatropha tree- which Jordan is experimenting with- really as green and sustainable as we think? In a recent article, I debated whether we should encourage the Middle East to embrace biofuels as a real and sustainable alternative to the region’s current dependence on gas and oil. … [ visit site to read more ].
GREEN PROPHET [Green] New Green Roofed School in Kuwait Will Promote Hands on Agricultural Learning
| SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2012
Educators are hoping to reinvigorate “the Cradle of Civilization” with a new green roofed school designed by Perkins + Will that promotes hands-on agricultural learning. More on Green Building in the Middle East: Hassan Fathy is the Middle East’s Father of Sustainable Architecture.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Coursera’s Free and Green Harvard, Princeton and Stanford University Courses
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2013
Green Prophet’s Brian Nitz introduced me to wildly addictive Coursera (my unwalked dog and idle treadmill thank you, sir). Lifestyle & Culture Climate Change Energy global warming green education Harvard online university Princeton Stanford United StatesGot internet access? investment in Coursera.).
ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS NETWORK [Green] Environmental Popcorn II : Green Documentaries
| SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2013
Art Entertainment Pop Culture Goes Green Uncategorized academy awards documentary filmMost people watch movies to be entertained or for escapism, but film can also serve another purpose. Documentary films can introduce viewers to new human (or animal) experiences and can challenge viewers to reflect on their own lives. Happy viewings!
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Novel Bus-Stop Libraries in Israel Promote Green Transportation
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 26, 2011
Here’s a novel idea: create a system of mini-libaries at bus stops in order to encourage reading and green transportation. After receiving the green light from Mayor Yehuda Ben-Hamo, they outfitted bus stops on either side of Weizman street with cookbooks, poetry books, novels, and other reading material. Think again.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] A Guide To Green Blogging For Muslims
| THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2011
Want to attract Muslim readers and help them switch to a green way of life? Why Should Green Bloggers Engage With Muslims? Recognize Islam’s Green Principles. Celebrate Green Muslims! Luckily for you, dear blogger, there are some great green Muslims out there doing amazing things and working on fantastic projects.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Beirut Is Getting Its First Green-Roofed Tower
| THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011
This new tower will also be the first in Beirut to have green roofs. The designers behind Masdar City , this beautiful bank in Morocco , and scores of other projects in the region, they have just broken ground on Beirut’s very first green-roofed mixed use development. But they are certainly making their mark in the Middle East.
GREEN HOME BLOG [Green] Secrets of Green Cultures Part 1: The Nabataeans, Water Warriors
| MONDAY, APRIL 15, 2013
The Nabataeans were green before their time. Yet now that water is on the precipice of a dangerous decline, rainwater catchment is slowly moving from a conscious green effort to a necessity. Next up: Secrets of Green Cultures: Part II, How Ancient Civilizations Harnessed Energy. What We Learned.
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] Green Deal flop - new figures released
| THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 2013
by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Commenting on the release on Thursday, June 27, 2013 on the first official statistics of take up of the Government''s flagship Green Deal scheme for energy efficiency, Friends of the Earth''s Warm Homes Campaigner Dave Timms said that the figures are a disaster but not unexpected.