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ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Nature Takes…Nature Gives It Back in Haiti: Solar Power Comes To the Rescue
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2013
Environment Green News The scale of destruction in Haiti has been so massive that it has also resulted in all power resources shutting down. The earthquake has cause almost totalitarian damage to whatever this poor country had in the name of infrastructure. Electricity is a basic necessity. Something which is comparatively cheaper.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] What You Need To Know About Recycling Your Tires
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2013
Environment Green Tips We all know that tires are made of rubber, and are under the impression that rubber is a renewable resource. However, you’ll be surprised to know that more than 90% of all tires are made of synthetics. And of course all of us know what a problem these synthetics can be. So how can you extend the life of your tire?
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Paper Recycling Facts That May Surprise You
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2013
Green Tips forests paper recycling Paper products serve a purpose in most aspects of your life, from the magazine you read to the carton containing the eggs you eat for breakfast to the bill you receive in the mail. Even with its widespread use, paper materials are some of the most easily and most often recycled.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Weathering the Storm
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2013
Environment Green News global warming Gustav Hanna hurricanes Ike Josephine storms tropical The East Coast isn’t out of harm’s way yet. Hurricanes are lining up one after another spiraling their way to the shorelines. Shortly after Gustav hit the Louisiana coast, Hanna, Ike and Josephine were following right behind.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Radical Aircraft Design for Greener Skies By 2015
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2013
Environment Green News British low cost short haul carrier easyJet has unveiled plans for a radical new design that could lessen aviations impact on the environment. Dubbed the ‘easyJet ecoJet’ , it could take to the skies as early as 2015. It would also be 25 percent quieter. The easyJet ecoJet is realistic and it is achievable.”.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Basics of Hydroponic Gardening
| SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2013
Environment Green Tips What is hydroponic gardening? Well, if you’re looking for a more efficient way to grow a garden this year, this type of gardening might be the answer you’re looking for. The word “hydroponic” can be cut down into two Greek words. You might already be familiar with “hdyro,” which means water and “ponics” means labor.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Perchlorate In Baby Formula
| THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2013
Environment Green News It seems that parents can never let down their vigilance. Not that this is news, but the issues seem to keep coming from left-field. The latest concern centres on powdered formula made from cow’s milk. The results have been published in the Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Truth About Organic Food
| SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2013
Green News Are you one of those health conscious people who believe that the best food to eat is organic food? Do you willingly more pay for your organic food than the normally grown food to give your body better nutrients? If your answer to one of these questions is yes, then read on. But this may not be entirely true.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Greenpeace Brings Out the 10th Guide to Greener Electronics
| MONDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2013
Climate Change Environment Green News The Greenpeace Guide to Greener Electronics is thought to be a barometer of the electronic sector’s environmental sensitivity. If the latest reports are anything to go, most of the major electronic giants have fallen short of reducing carbon emissions. Source: Greenpeace.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] How Much Will That Chocolate Cost The Planet?
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2013
Green Tips There is no denying that we love chocolate. It tastes great, it is a great way to improve a day and it is relatively cheap. However, when you buy that chocolate bar, have you thought about how much that chocolate bar is costing the planet? In addition, there is the dual wrapping of chocolate bars that is usually not recyclable.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Backyard Apple Orchard
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
Green Tips Does the produce at your local grocery store disgust you? If the salad is already turning brown and the apples look like they have seen better days, it’s time to consider turning your backyard into a fresh produce section. To find fresh, pure apples, you might have to do some research to find a local orchard.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] What To Do When The Chips Are Down
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
Environment Green Tips bark mulch wood chips Thinking of putting down some bark chips to mulch your garden? Well hold that thought for a moment. From the soil’s point of view, the rationale for mulching is increased moisture retention, temperature stability, weed reduction, and improved aeration. Custom colours are also possible.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Camels Are a Serious Environmental and Economic Threat in the Australian Outback
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
Environment Green News Australia has a problem that’s nearly 1 million strong. Wild camels are roaming the Australian outback and causing more harm than good. They are destroying scarce water supplies and property to the tune of 10 million Australian dollars a year. “They can do enormous damage. You need to count these animals.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] A More Ethical Bottled Water?
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013
Environment Green Tips disposable water bottles water projects It’s a quandary – where do you turn when you’re thirsty? Imagine going for a short walk. The weather gets hotter and suddenly you are parched. No water fountain in sight. No handy reusable container either. But the corner store does have nice cold bottles of water.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Carpooling, Just a Click Away
| SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2013
Environment Green Tips A carpooling service for Northeast Ohio called OhioRideShare says it’s as easy as “Point, Click, Ride!” With rising gas prices and global warming, it’s becoming more important to find alternatives to traditional travel. OhioRideShare’s online service enables people in 13 counties to find partners for carpooling.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Butterfly Species Gives Valuable Lessons About Microhabitats
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
Environment Green News It was conservation gone wrong that brought about the near extinction of a butterfly species in Great Britain. And now in a turn of events, the same species is providing insights into conservation. The large blue butterfly had a unique lifecycle – including a stage where it mimicked red ants. Fahrenheit) cooler.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] How to Grow a Greener Garden in 2009
| SATURDAY, AUGUST 31, 2013
Green Tips Do you want your backyard garden to be greener in 2009? Maybe you want to save money by canning food and freezing vegetables. If so, try making your garden more eco-friendly. According to a survey of gardeners administered by the Garden Media Group, it’s predicted that gardens will be more environmentally friendly in 2009.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Chemical Spill Fears and Realities
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2013
Environment Green News Science & Technology The latest chemical leak at the Indspec Chemical Corporation plant in Petrolia, Pennsylvania is another example of the dangers of chemical production. total of 3,000 people were reported dead in the days that followed, as well as 100,000 injured or permanently disabled. . ” .
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Organic vs. Local
| MONDAY, AUGUST 19, 2013
Environment Green Tips local produce organic produce We’ve all been there. Standing in the produce aisle looking at lettuce – there sits the organic, next to it the conventional from across the country. If you’re lucky enough to have another option, locally grown food, then you have to make a decision. Go local or go organic. Which is better?
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Beware of Indoor Pollutants
| SATURDAY, AUGUST 10, 2013
Environment Green Tips What types of indoor pollutants are lurking in your home? It might surprise you that excess moisture can qualify as an indoor pollutant. Although it’s important to figure out how to reduce these pollutants, it’s also crucial to identify them in your home first.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Stop Flushing Biodegradable Packing Peanuts
| SUNDAY, AUGUST 4, 2013
Green News There are many items that you should not flush down your toilet, and apparently those biodegradable packing peanuts are one of them. It’s questionable why people are disposing of them in the toilet in the first place, but it has obviously received some attention in the news lately.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Top 8 Ways to Downsize
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 2, 2013
Top Green Lists how to downsize how to simplify In American culture, it’s the norm to have it all—the big house, family, job, etc. However, the recent economic situation has put these big, bold moves into perspective. Living above your means isn’t fulfilling when you lose your once secure job. Clear the Clutter. Pare Down Clothing.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Part 1: Pros and Cons of a Natural Outdoor Wedding
| SATURDAY, JULY 13, 2013
Green Tips outdoor vs. indoor wedding outdoor wedding Having your wedding ceremony outside is risky, but isn’t the fresh air and picturesque landscape worth it? There are both pros and cons to an indoor and outdoor wedding, which you should become familiar with before you commit yourself to one or the other.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Ice Melting Faster and Faster
| SATURDAY, JULY 13, 2013
Environment Green News In the heart of winter, you may not want to think too much about ice, and when you do, you probably only think about ice melting. Well, we have good news for you about melting ice and that is that it is melting faster and faster in the arctic. Greenland itself has lost 150 to 160 gigatons of ice per year since 2003.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Hype or Hope: Startup Company’s Helioculture Technology for Biofuels
| THURSDAY, JULY 11, 2013
Alternative Energy Environment Green News Joule Biotechnologies Inc is a startup company with ambitious plans. The company, just a fledgling having started in 2007, announced plans for a new energy source. Though exact details are still under wraps, the company says it has a developed a technology based on Helioculture. Image: jurvetson.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] EPA Fights to Ban Pesticide Used Against Birds
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 10, 2013
Conspiracies Environment Green News Carbofuran has been available to farmers as an insecticide for over forty years, but the chemical spray has recently come under scrutiny because of reports that it is being used as a tool to kill birds. They have many politicians from agricultural states (such as Utah Senator Orrin Hatch) on their side.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Dealing with Solid Waste
| FRIDAY, JULY 5, 2013
Green Tips Dealing with the world’s solid waste is an overwhelming task. However, dealing with your own solid waste can be a more manageable task, which can aid in decreasing the amount of solid waste that is disposed of in the world. Obviously, disposal is the step of last resort. So how can you apply these guidelines to your home? Disposal.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Red List 2008 Says That A Quarter of Mammals Face Extinction
| SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 2013
Environment Green News It’s the ‘Who’s Who’ of the animal world and the de facto bible for nature conservationists. The Red List , a compendium worked on by nearly 1,800 scientists includes all the animal species known to man. It includes mammals, birds and amphibians. That’s a quarter of the population.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Will Rising Oil Prices Ignite a Boomtime For Recycling?
| MONDAY, JUNE 24, 2013
Environment Green News landfill oil plastic recycling Waste Rising crude prices have a beneficial fallout after all. If expert opinions are to be taken at face value, ballooning oil prices around the world could force our hands one day to ‘scavenge’ around for plastic to recycle. The expected result – look towards recycling.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] FishPhone: Ready To Answer Your Sustainable Fish Questions
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2013
Green Tips Breaking News! The oceans are dying! Well, you probably already knew that because studies have shown that about half of all marine species will be extinct in the next few decades thanks to pollution, acidification, global warming and over-fishing. good example of this is cod, which was once very sustainable.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Helping Bees Through Donations
| TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 2013
Climate Change Environment Green News Albert Einstein once said that if bees were to disappear from the planet, humanity would be gone within four years. This is one of those ‘beware’ messages of doom from the past, and what makes it so scary is that bees are disappearing, very quickly.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Natural Way to Clean Up Toxic Soil
| SATURDAY, JUNE 15, 2013
Green News Using plants to absorb toxicity in soil and thereby clean it up is not a new idea. It has been used with success for some years. It is cheap and obviously, environmentally very friendly. It works well in removing heavy metals such a zinc, copper, chromium and arsenic from contaminated soil. This discovery has twin benefits.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Salmon Plays Hide and Seek in Canada and France
| SUNDAY, JUNE 9, 2013
Environment Green News In what can be described as nature’s yin-yang, two contrasting events caught my eye among the many reported daily by Reuters. The first even reported the disappearance of salmon from one of its most fertile grounds in Canada. And if we don’t, we risk losing it forever. Here are the two reports in brief.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Ways to Control Pests Without Chemicals
| THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2013
Green Tips A wooded backyard can be a relaxing scene, but you don’t even have to live near the woods to experience an infestation of ants or the presence of large and sometimes scary looking spiders. Fortunately, there are eco-friendly ways to manage these insects from getting into your home where you don’t want them.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Ins and Outs of Plastic Bags
| SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2013
Green Tips greenhouse gas emissions landfills plastic bags Many cities have made the decision to ban plastic bags. The underlying concerns are valid. Plastic presents a serious environmental threat in terms of landfill waste and longevity in the environment. However, is plastic really the villain as it is portrayed? They do not decompose.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Something’s Fishy at the Market
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013
Environment Green News FDA fish grocery Guelph meat mislabeled New York City Ontario organic study supermarket Grocery shopping is becoming more and more frustrating. The labels are packed with nutrition information as well as tiny print, which is overwhelming. Some meat, particularly fish, has been mislabeled.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Tiny Termite and Its Huge Role in the African Savannah
| FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2013
Environment Green News In a layman’s eyes, a termite is not among nature’s heroes. The creature is so small that it slips under the radar and you won’t find it in Nature’s Hall of Infamy. But if its role in building up the African Savannah is an indication, it’s time to induct it among the heroes. Let’s call it an ecosystem builder.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] New Smoking Threat
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24, 2013
Green Tips Science & Technology You’ve heard about the dangers of smoking and the problems posed by second-hand smoke. If that wasn’t enough, experts are now warning about third-hand exposure. What does that mean, you might ask. It is a pretty potent cocktail of nasty compounds. However, many people are not aware of the implications.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] A Simple but Remarkable Water Trapping Device Gets Worldwide Attention
| THURSDAY, APRIL 18, 2013
Environment Green News Thank God, innovators and inventors are working on water scarcity problems. Radical changes in the way we use and reuse water will tell when the water crisis reaches a tipping point. Pieter Hoff’s invention could be a life saver in areas prone to drought and severe water crises. Initial results are very promising.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] New Study Again Shows Concern on Use of Plastic Bottles
| MONDAY, APRIL 15, 2013
Environment Green News The dangers of prolonged use of plastic bottles have long been advocated. But even as consumption surges, efforts continue. In the latest study by Harvard School of Public Health, Bisphenol A (BPA) has been singled out again as a culprit. Bisphenol A is used in the manufacture of polycarbonate plastics. Karin B.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Abdominal Pain May Be Worse With Air Pollution
| SATURDAY, MARCH 30, 2013
Environment Green NewsAnyone who has experienced abdominal pain can tell you it is one of the worst feelings that you can have. You literally want the pain to stop by any means possible as you clutch yourself and wait for the pain to subside. As it turns out, your abdominal pain could get worse thanks to air pollution.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Sustainable Summer Food Choices
| THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2013
Green TipsAlong with sunshine, blue skies and vacations, summer also brings with it the most delicious foods. What are your favorite foods to eat during this season? Maybe you crave grilled eggplant, potato salad, fruit salad or corn on the cob. Fortunately, there are sustainable meal choices that can satisfy these desires.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Airborne Turbines In Search Of Jet Streams Could Bring Us Cheap Power
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2013
Environment Green News Wind PowerThe Jet Streams are like the Holy Grail for wind turbine companies. Tap them successfully and you have a potentially huge market for supplying cheap energy. Scientists are aiming high as we read in our recent post on - Scientists Aim for the Skies with Wind Technology. But the biggest hurdle is of technology.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] It May Not Be the End of the Road for the Amazon Just Yet
| SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 2013
Environment Green NewsMeet Robert Walker, a professor of geography at Michigan State University (MSU). But above all a scientist whose work in the Amazonian rain forest has created new understanding on this precious eco-resource. Robert Walker is diligently tracking long term changes in the Amazon’s rain forests. He says –.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] European Energy Conservation
| SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 2013
Environment Green NewsAmerican and Canadian houses are notoriously new. At the. oldest they are only about 300 years, a blink in the time span of human. history, and of course with the previous economic demand for bigger, better, quickly-build houses, the concern for energy conservation has been next to. With homes. timer and a “boost.”
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Memorialize Loved Ones in an Eco-friendly Way
| TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 2013
Green TipsEvery life must end, and it can difficult to deal with the loss. In order to cope with the pain, some people find solace in family, friends, work, religion, etc. Traditional ways of dealing with the loss include wakes and funerals, but there is always more healing to be done afterwards. What was the sage’s answer?
GREEN PROPHET [Green] US supports hydroponics to revitalize Mideast food, water and security
| SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2016
The Kingdom of Jordan is seeing commercial opportunities for local hydroponic farming and is getting some help from the USAID Hydroponic Green Farming Initiative (HGFI). Hydroponic Growing crops without soil, otherwise known as hydroponic agriculture , is not a recent innovation. It uses much less water, which is scarce in Jordan.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Egypt: Conservationists Concerned About Impact of Large Solar Projects
| THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2012
Green Prophet writer Maurice Picow has explored the ‘ not so sunny side of solar ‘ in the past. These are downsides that we have to tackle head on, he argues, especially as solar power is only going to become more widespread in the sunny MENA region. :: Image via Green Prophet1/flickr. For example, a project worth USS2.2
GREEN PROPHET [Green] NASA calls Middle East drought “worst in 900 years”!
| SUNDAY, MAY 8, 2016
Search Green Prophet archives for some immediate actions you can take, now. Try your hand at a hydroponic vegetable patch, using new green-tech to boost efficiency, such as the operating system flux. Tree rings are good indicators of precipitation since dry years cause thin rings while thick rings show when water was plentiful.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Sustainable Consumption and Production Publication
| TUESDAY, JULY 13, 2010
Encouraging Sustainable Consumption and Production and promoting ‘Green Growth’. Den Rucksack erleichtern (Lightening the rucksack) Kuhndt, Michael; Adria Oliver (2008): Article on Green IT in the German version website of InformationWeek. ISBN 3-86581-073-1 Green Purchasing in Japan Public exposure draft – 30th May 2007. 44 ff.
10,000 BIRDS [Green] Everyday Sunshine: Oh the places we’ll go
| FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2012
Common Nighthawks and Violet-green Swallows abound. Looking for birds means we go where the birds are. Every once in a while, when it gets quiet, I look around and marvel at the places birds have dragged me out into. kelp mound looms during the search for Sanderlings in Point Reyes. Abbotts Lagoon welcomes the night and so do Burrowing Owls.
ECCORAZZI [Green] Bottled Water Goes Organic With Illanllyr Source
| THURSDAY, JULY 21, 2011
business not green bottled water health marketing organic waterWe know that creativity is one of the most important aspects when it comes to marketing. So are we surprised that, llanllyr SOURCE , a bottled water company out of Wales in the UK, is now labeling its bottled water organic? Not really. But is this taking it over the top? Perhaps.
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] VAPESTICK MAX E-Cigarette – Product Review
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2011
2011 Disclosure & Disclaimer Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article, with the exception of the right to retain the sample provided. The VAPESTICK® MAX must be the ultimate VAPESTICK® e-cigarette in every way. bottle of 10 refills costs £7.99.
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] Protecting Sage Grouse Habitat: Does It Benefit Mule Deer Populations?
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2014
We synthesized data from two main sources for our study area in the upper Green River Basin in western Wyoming: 1) mule deer GPS collar data from a pre-existing research study and 2) data representing conservation activities for grouse. Mule deer at Torrey Creek Trailhead. Photo © Scott Copeland. By Holly Copeland. Photo © Scott Copeland.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Lighten Up
| SUNDAY, MAY 5, 2013
The idea for today’s Green Tip came from reader Lois Hardy, in Ottawa, Canada. Green Tips Next time you’re travelling, think about what you’re carrying. Any extra weight causes extra strain on the vehicle you’re in, which in turn burns more fossil fuels. Lighten your load as much as you can. Thanks, Lois!
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] BASE 2011 – A small review
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2011
Caroline Lucas, MP (Green Party) at least tried to put him right there but with, I guess, little effect. Nuclear power is not green, it is not zero carbon and not even low carbon. This current British government had such a big mouth as regards to green issues and to the likes of feed in tariff and all that and now?
GREEN PROPHET [Green] International Finance Corp Looking To Invest Millions In Israeli Cleantech
| TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2012
In recent years, IFC has been investing more in cleantech around the world, but primarily in India and China where industrial and commercian growth has outpaced progress of green technology. Israeli cleantech has long been present in the American market. Companies like Ormat have been developing geothermal resources in the US for decades.
ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS [Green] Daily Demand and Supply: They just about nailed it*
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014
So if your favorite organic produce is in short demand right now, some good bets for availability and decent prices are winter squash and dark leafy greens. Colorado blogger also snapped a picture in a Safeway store referencing a nationwide shortage of specialty and organic eggs. When I hear shortage, I picture empty store shelves.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Coming Out as Spiritual. ~ Olga Generes
| TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2013
Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Civil Rights, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Coming Out As Spiritual Five Precepts Ceremony meditation Olga Generes praying spirituality
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Juice It Up For Your Health
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8, 2009
Post from: Green Living Ideas. If you really want to juice up your health then you might want to consider….well…. well…. juice! Whether it comes from fruits or vegetables, juice is loaded with vital nutrients and offers immense health benefits. Old world cultures have lived on the benefits of juice for thousands of years and without any [.]
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Meat Free March!
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2013
The Girls Gone Green , Julie Watkins is encouraging people to get healthy and take the No Meat March challenge during the month of March. No Meat March is a Jacksonville-based campaign presented by Julie Watkins of The Girls Gone Green. Are you ready to go meatless for a whole month? You’ve got one week to make the change!
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Icy Wonderland
| FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2013
Green News This is an unknown photo I came by just now and I thought I would share it. Winter can be so wonderful in pictures, this is especially true here in Canada. For the past week we’ve been facing minus 30 temperatures with the wind… how has winter been treating you this year so far?
WEND MAGAZINE [Green] Mount Everest Snow, Soil Contains High Levels of Heavy Metals
| FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2011
Get the FREE Wend Digital Edition! The leader of the study, Bill Yeo, climbed areas of Everest–on the Rongbuk Glacier and along the Northeast Ridge toward the summit–and collected snow and soil samples along the way. All samples tested showed levels of arsenic well above the EPA’s maximum containment level (MCL) standard. Bag it!
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] A Brighter Future is Coming and It’s Cheaper than You Thought.
| FRIDAY, MAY 22, 2015
Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Inspiring (Wow) alternative energy Elon Musk energy Green green revolution renewable economies renewable power teslaTesla's Elon Musk recently announced that we can now harness the energy of the sun. Very inconvenient really.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Tips To Avoid Winter Illnesses
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 10, 2013
Other fruits and vegetables that are rich in Vitamin C include kiwis, papayas, strawberries, guavas, bell peppers, broccoli, red and green hot chili peppers, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, dark leafy greens and fresh herbs such as thyme and parsley. Vitamin C- Nature’s Immune System Booster. Stay Hydrated. Dress Warmly.
ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS [Green] Quote of the Day: A state lawmaker making sense?
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 16, 2015
Randy Gardner, R-Bowling Green, said. Calling it their “no-excuse” issue, Ohio lawmakers are prepared to deal with the algae problem on Lake Erie that poisoned the water supply. last year in. Toledo making it undrinkable for two days. Dispatch reporter Jim Siegel writes. When it comes to cleaning up Lake Erie, we can’t afford not to,” Sen.
ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS [Green] or we could all just go naked
| THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2014
To fight the global water crisis, Levi's CEO hasn't washed his jeans in a year and suggests you should do the same. The company says it has made more than 13 million WaterLess products and saved more than 45 million gallons of water. So how do you keep your jeans from smelling after several wearings? via www.weather.com.
ECOFRIEND [Green] Podder: A futuristic form of public transport set in Singapore 2020
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2012
Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. 10 futuristic buses to drive public transport green. Of all the green fuels that promise to offer car drivers a zero-emission ride, electricity does seem the most promising. Tapis Rouge: A green installation by Marseillian artist. Please login.
ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS [Green] What does a random sample of other people think about climate policy?
| TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014
The only way to move towards a long-term reduction in emissions is if green energy becomes much cheaper. This, of course, requires breakthroughs in green technologies and much more innovation. As a result, the only solution to global climate change is innovations in green technology. And globally it’s even harder. Bjorn Lomborg.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] 10 Big, Really Hard Things We Can Do to Save the Planet
| SUNDAY, APRIL 26, 2009
By World Changing Team [link] Traditionally, this is a day devoted to making green accessible to all. The EDN calls for action and civic engagement toward renewable energy, sustainable consumption and green jobs … and nods to the approaching COP15. Simply put, nuclear weapons have no place in a bright green future.
ECCORAZZI [Green] Write Us a Note: We’re Turning Five!
| MONDAY, AUGUST 1, 2011
Featured green and famousIn celebration of Ecorazzi’s 5th Anniversary, we are putting together a little something special. We’d love to feature some photos and quotes from you, our readers! In order to participate, please fill out as much info as you can in the form below by Friday, August 5, 2011.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Benefits of Making Homemade Cleaners. ~ Sarka-Jonae Miller.
| SUNDAY, JANUARY 27, 2013
Follow Twitter (named #1 in US for #green, twice). GREEN. Yoga / Love / Food / Wellness / Spirituality / Family / Culture / Green / Society / Work. Like elephant Green on Facebook. Green cleaning alternatives for your home. Be Careful of ‘Green’ Cleaning Products. ~ Dr. Joseph Mercola. Video.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Top 10 Yoga Blogs of the Week.
| THURSDAY, MAY 30, 2013
Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Yoga Z ADMIN Yoga Top 10 Weekly Blogs ayurveda eco eco mat green health on and off the mat practice yoga essons yoga mat yoga practice yoga teacher Top 10 Yoga Blogs of the Week (Join Elephant Yoga on Facebook.) All Previous Top 10 Yoga Blogs Top 10 Yoga Blogs of the Week Is Ayurveda Pseudoscience?
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] The Magic of Popping the Santa Myth.
| FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2015
Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) WAYLON: Today Only awareness family green mindfulness parenting relationships self love spirituality
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Climate Saving Measures
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012
Switch to green energy. Life-style Green Climate-change[link] Here are suggestions ranging from the grand to the everyday. Pick one or two (or five) and run with them. Make the big changes Move to a sustainable community. Use public transit. Weatherize your home. Cool your home naturally. Eat less meat. Drive less; bike or walk more.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Extend the Envelope of your Home with an Outdoor Room
| SUNDAY, JULY 19, 2009
Post from: Green Living Ideas. Tags: Green Building/Remodeling Archadeck Backyard America Countryhome decks HGTV outdoor rooms Outdoor Rooms by Design patios tweetmeme_url='[link] tweetmeme_style = 'normal';tweetmeme_source = 'greenlivingidea'; As the summer season approaches, many of us long to spend warm, lazy hours outdoors.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Create a New Climate for Action
| MONDAY, JUNE 29, 2009
Learn Climate Change and Children's Health Video / Podcast Rap Partners Cool Resources Glossary Act Calculate Your Impact Blog Lead Talk to Your Friends Become a Climate Ambassador Inspire Others to Issue a Proclamation Become a Partner Join with other teens to green your energy scene. Download Now >.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Grow Your Own Fresh Air
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 27, 2009
Green architecture activist Kamal Meattle shares the top three plants he thinks can make a big difference to your indoor air quality. Tags: Air Green Plant [link] Ever wonder what are the best plants for your health? And he should know! The Park publishes its air quality index every day on its website.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Affordable Ways to Go Organic in a Depressed Economy
| TUESDAY, MAY 12, 2009
Post from: Green Living Ideas. Tags: Money and Finance bargain shopping green discount shopping organic coupons organic food While many of us are enticed by the idea of going organic, the reality is that this shift in lifestyle generally requires a higher budget. There are however [.] Related Posts. Shopping for Organic Clothing.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Environmental Tips, Sustainable Solutions
| FRIDAY, MAY 23, 2008
Tags: Environment Sustainable-development Life-style Energy Green
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] New Photos!
| FRIDAY, MARCH 20, 2009
This was a big week at the Green Life Smart Life house! Tags: central vacuum install Green structured wiring RI LEED home spent the day today at the home with Chris Slackford of H-P Products. Chris came out to rough in the tubing for the VACUFLO central vacuum system. It was amazing how quick he got it done. Posted by: Lauren.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Look Out Germany! Saudi Arabia to Overtake You as Solar World Leader
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2011
See Successful Ormat Waste Heat Recovery Test Could Green Dying Oil Fields ) Saudi Arabia must be becoming confident of the results, that it is making such a strong statement. Installation of a planned 20 GW of solar over the next 20 years will catapult Saudi Arabia to world leadership in solar. These are huge. He should know.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Healthy Coffee & Beet Juice Latte. ~ Lizzie Kramer
| FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 2014
Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Food Health & Wellness Yoga beets caffeine coffee food green health health wellness latte mindful mindfulness It''s clear I''m just not ready to give up my cup o'' joe in the morning, mid-morning, early-afternoon, mid-afternoon (okay this is a problem), and sometimes early evening.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Largest African Photovoltaic Solar Plant Online Courtesy of Masdar
| FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2013
Masdar’s green pastures. Masdar is also a partial owner of the first solar plant in the world that can produce energy 24 hours a day and seven days a week – the 19.9MW Gemasolar CSP plant in Spain , and that doesn’t even begin to shed light on the numerous green schemes they are cooking up back home. The $31.99
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Archbishop Desmond Tutu Attracts Criticism Around Comments at Climate Change Conference. ~ Guenevere Neufeld
| TUESDAY, JUNE 3, 2014
Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Editor''s Picks Archbishop Desmond Tutu failures of capitalism green oilsands The current economic structure relies on a hypothetical world of infinite growth.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] A Case for Vegetarianism in 3 Acts of Recognition.
| FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2013
As I reached over to turn on the shower, there it was in the tub. spider.
10,000 BIRDS [Green] Rufous Hummingbirds Are Heading South for the Winter
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2012
Notice that her upper tail coverts are mostly rufous, compared to the juvenile whose are mostly green. Note how much green is in the uppertail coverts and also the dark green tips of the tail. hummers. Click on photos for full sized images. This female is defending both. www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-9yHx9XCA0
10,000 BIRDS [Green] Rain arrives in Roebuck Bay
| SUNDAY, JANUARY 8, 2012
As I mentioned earlier, the Green Tree Frogs were awaiting the rain. These butts are very useful if you are a Green Tree Frog. It had to happen eventually! We have all been waiting for the rain to arrive and it seems to be later this Wet Season. The frogs must have been wondering what was going on, but now they are happy.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Clean Technology gets $300 Million from DOE
| FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 2009
The Department of Energy has just announced it will fund $300 million of its budget and stimulus funds for reducing clean energy costs, carbon capture, and improving the readiness of the green-collar workforce. Post from: Green Living Ideas. Green Technology. Green Home Technology. Beyond Hybrids: Green Auto Technology.
10,000 BIRDS [Green] Easy Endemics and Photography at Myriam’s Quetzals, Costa Rica
| SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015
Although we were both rained and fogged out, we still managed a surprise Green-fronted Lancebill , Collared Redstart (E), Peg-billed Finch (E), Yellow-winged Vireo (E), Wrenthrush (E), Silvery-fronted Tapaculo (E), Ruddy Treerunner (E), and some other birds. Myriam’s Quetzales ! Are they her’s? Yes, the R. These people feed birds.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Garlic and Strawberries – April Seasonal Market
| TUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2012
April’s biggest bargain is fresh, green garlic. Fresh green almonds in their fuzzy pods are now sold in the shuk. There are local apples and green pears, but they seem to have come from cold storage. Fresh, green ful (fava) beans are in, as are string beans, broad Italian beans and wax beans. Preserved Leons.
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] Reforestation for Ozone Removal: An Attractive Option
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
Locations with the potential to use reforestation for ozone abatement are shown in green. And local regulators need to be assured that “green-infrastructure” forest solutions will be as robust and reliable as traditional “gray-infrastructure” solutions. Smog blankets Houston, Texas. license. metropolitan areas. And U.S.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Is Money Safe with You?
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2013
Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) green mindful business relationships with money risk self image self-employment
ECO-VEGAN GIRL [Green] Video Interview With Food For Lovers: The Story Behind The Famous, Healthy Queso
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 4, 2011
The ingredients are pretty basic - mainly tomatoes, green chili peppers, flour, nutritional yeast, salt, vinegar, mustard, and spices. If you like cheesy, spicy, dippy, soy-free, nut-free, fat-free food, then I've got just the thing for you: vegan queso by Food For Lovers. And perfect it she did!
ECO_LIVING [Green] Will green taxes be the victim of Gordo's woes?
| THURSDAY, MAY 8, 2008
Green taxation has already dropped under the Labour Government. I was giving a speech on climate change to over a hundred energetic older people at an University of the 3rd Age meeting yesterday, and plenty thought that the Government were using it as an excuse to raise taxes. Everyone and their dog knows that Gordon Brown is in trouble.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Smart Growth principles
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2009
Tags: Management Sustainable-development Urban Green
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Which Utilities Top the Smart Grid Deployment List?
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2009
According to National Grid, the project will demonstrate the benefits of combining “smart” and “green” technologies from end-to-end (transmission to consumer) including demonstrations of clean energy technologies such as plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and solar and wind power as well as energy storage technology. Rick Nicholson and H.
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] Osprey Cam Is Back and Better Than Ever
| FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2016
The Best of Cool Green Science: Birds & Birding Edition. Our favorite wildlife reality TV show is back! The camera is trained on a nest in Alabama’s Wolf Bay, providing 24/7 views of nesting ospreys (thanks to an infra-red sensor for night viewing). Who knows what this year will bring? Related Articles. By Justine E. Hausheer. Hausheer.
CONSERVATION HAWAII [Green] Electric Vehicles in Hawaii: An Escape From Escalating Gas Prices
| SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2011
Environment Living Green SustainabilityAs gas prices continue to rise, will the demand for electric cars follow? Perhaps. And Hawaii is already preparing to meet that demand. federal stimulus “EV Ready Grant” of $2.6 million will be used to build electric vehicle (EV) charging stations throughout the islands.
ECCORAZZI [Green] Celebrities Celebrate Earth Day 2013
| MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013
Celebrities shout from the rooftops support for Earth Day 2013 and how they''re celebrating the special green holiday. Read More The post Celebrities Celebrate Earth Day 2013 appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News