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GREEN PROPHET [Green] Gezi Park Stays, Turkish Court Rules
| SUNDAY, JULY 7, 2013
New roads and shopping malls are expected to increase traffic and obliterate whatever green is left in Istanbul, dam projects threaten human rights in downstream countries and disrupt local ecology, and new green-washed towers will require inordinate quantities of water and energy to erect and maintain. Business Featured
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Are Renewables Just Freeing Up Oil For Export?
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2012
Every solar project or wind farm in the region is a small step in the right direction- away from oil and fossil fuels and towards green energy. For more on green energy in the Middle East see: A Real Live Solar City Shines in Israel. You can also follow Susan Kraemer who is our green energy expert. Image via GreenProphet/flickr.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Is Canada’s Tar Sand Oil More Ethical Than Saudi’s? (POLL)
| SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2011
What’s your take, Green Prophets? Susan just pointed out her criticism of Canadians taking the moral high ground when it comes to oil from tar sands. Do women’s rights equate to ethics in oil? Take the vote! Business & Politics Canada Saudi Arabia tar sands
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Moth-Free Pantry With Safe Insect Repellent
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2011
Israel 21c reports that insect-repelling properties of several different edible plants are the basis of the new product. We’re also keen on natural pest control here at Green Prophet: we’ve posted about plants with valuable anti-fungal properties in this post, and about sexy but sterile male insects reducing the mosquito population.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] UK hiking holiday specialist heads for Lebanon
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2011
As reported in Green Prophet in February , new responsible tourism operators are opening in the country. In January was named one of the Middle East’s top three eco-cities to visit by Green Prophet itself. Read more about eco-tourism in the Middle East on Green Prophet: New Eco-Park Opens In Jordan.
GREEN BLOG [Green] Watch: I’m A Climate Scientist
| THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2011
With lyrics such as: "We gotta move fast or we’ll be forsaken, Cause we were too busy suckin dick Copenhagen" …and: "The Green house effect is just a theory sucker, Yeah so is gravity float away muther f**cker" …the song really takes a hit at all the dinosaur politicians and mindless deniers out there.
GREEN BLOG [Green] The world’s economic model is suicide, says UN Secretary General
| MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2011
“China is committed to winning the green economy race, she said. Governments can provide the conditions for green growth by setting “a price on carbon, Hedegaard said. Describing the world’s economic model based on insatiable consumption of resources “a global suicide pact, U.N. The U.N.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Demand for “Anti Radiation” Pills and Vaccine Grows Despite Limited Protection
| SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2011
When I wrote a Green Prophet article in the summer of 2009 dealing with research into a vaccine to protect against the effects of radiation sickness , I never realized that this topic would be as relevant as it is today. Checking radiation levels. Will potassium iodide work? … [ visit site to read more ].
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Grow Tropical Fruits at Home!
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 1, 2013
If you love tropical fruit but strive to live a green life, then you have a bit of a conundrum to solve, especially if you live in the decidedly un-tropical United Kingdom. Green Lifestyle Buying from a supermarket isn’t the only option, though. Oranges. Passionfruit. Mango. Star Fruit.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Role of Governments in Education for Sustainable Consumption
| MONDAY, JANUARY 16, 2012
The promotion of sustainable consumption and green markets has received attention from many national governments including the P. R. Sustainable-development Green Consumption EducationAuthor: Tian, Qing; Sato, Masahisa; Nakahara, Hideki; Lee, So-Young; Kang, Jung Hwa and Didham, Robert James | 2011/12 | December 2011.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Ecocity - 15 conditions for sustainable development
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2011
Sustainable-development Urban Green[link] Arena 1: URBAN DESIGN 1. ACCESS BY PROXIMITY: The city provides the majority of its residents with walkable access from housing to basic urban services. It also provides walking and transit access to close-by employment options. Arena 2: BIO-GEO-PHYSICAL CONDITIONS 2.
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Spotlight on Creativity: Saturday Etsy Series
| SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2010
Tags: Green antique barn wood coat racks designsbybeccashop Doug Flaherty Etsy Rebecca Pelton Rustics Reborn upcycled
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] What You Should Know to Protect Your Skin
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2009
Tagged: beddding, cosmetics, enviroment, Green, healthy, Lifestyle, natural, women. Tags: Green beddding cosmetics enviroment healthy Lifestyle natural women . Hidden Skin Gremlins. Your skin is a layer of porous fabric, a living breathing organ exposed to free radicals and pollutants that act as hidden skin gremlins. YOUR COSMETICS.
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Your Mother Was Right
| SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2009
Tagged: Beauty, Green, Lifestyle, money saving, natural, tips. Tags: Family Green natural Lifestyle Beauty tips money saving Traditional Beauty Tips that Pass the Test of Time. Everyone hates being told “I told you so”, and most women also hate thinking their mother was right. Best Kept Beauty Secrets. . Face . Sleep.
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Reduce, reuse, eCycle!
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2009
Tagged: AT&T, Best Buy, consumer electronics, eCycling, eCycling programs, Gifts, Green, Holidays, home, Recycling, Recycling programs, Sony. Tags: Green AT&T Best Buy consumer electronics eCycling eCycling programs Gifts Holidays home Recycling Recycling programs Sony Where will your old electronics end up this holiday season?
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Selecting the best appliances for energy and water savings
| FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2009
Tagged: Control4, energy efficiency, Energy Star, Green Electronics, KitchenAid Architect Series II Double Drawer Dishwasher, KitchenAid Dishdrawer, LEED for Homes Rating System, LEED points, Narragansett LEED Home, RI LEED home, water conservation, Whirlpool, Whirlpool Brand Duet Dryer, Whirlpool Brand Resource Saver Dishwasher. Seriously.
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Hot Solutions for Small Homes: Stylish Eco-Friendly Ways You Can Prep Your Home for Winter
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2009
Tagged: Green, Home/Lifestyle, Small living. Tags: About the Home Energy Saving Money Green Home/Lifestyle Small living The shift towards smaller homes, mixed with a rising awareness to cultivate positive eco-friendly living soluitions, has left the market saturated with a number of alternatives to conventional living.
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Introduce Ecotourism to your next Family Vacation
| SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2009
Before heading out, I did some searching and came across a section of www.visitnh.giv which was specifically dedicated to green locations, activities and events. Tags: Green ecotourism farmer’s markets International Ecotourism Society light pollution New Hampshire noise pollution Rhode Island Storyland White Mountains
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] MIT Promotes Sustainability, Socially Responsible Leaders
| SUNDAY, MAY 17, 2009
And, while on the subject, even the highest of rating systems in green building doesn’t take into account the amount of energy and resources and pollution goes into knocking down an old building and completely rebuilding a new one. Tags: Green Led by senior lecturer at MIT Sarah Slaughter, panelists Michael Wise at A.T.
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Eco-Friendly Siding
| TUESDAY, APRIL 14, 2009
As with most of the other products we were using, finding siding that was both green and could handle the harsh New England weather was our biggest priority. Tags: Green Building cedar shingles Eco-friendly siding FSC siding home siding The siding on the home is in the process of going up - and it looks beautiful! Posted by: Lauren.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] How to do your bit for the planet
| FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2008
Or better yet, get involved in politics at any level and advocate green economics." Jeff Turk , economist, The Green Economics Institute. "98 months and counting. Miriam Kennet , co-founder and director of the Green Economics Institute and editor of the International Journal of Green Economics. Buy strategically.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Starting a School Environmental Club.
| SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2008
Another popular idea is to hold an Environmental Awareness Day to educate the entire student body about relevant green issues. Tags: Green Youth Education [link] Dear EarthTalk: I’m thinking about starting an environmental club in my middle school. Can you give me some ideas about how to start? EPA Student Center.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Changing The World With E-Cards
| TUESDAY, MAY 27, 2014
Throughout the initiative my wife and I have started called Our Green Year , we have worked hard to find ways that we could help the environment while at our computer. Green Tips Since we work from home with our writing company, we are often at the computer and helping by clicking is a great way to help the world.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Toyota Launches Third generation Prius
| MONDAY, MAY 26, 2014
The mid-sized sedan is the world’s highest selling ‘green’ car. Environment Green News Hybrids Is Leonardo Caprio lining up to exchange his old one for the new? The third generation Prius hybrid car was revealed yesterday by Toyota Motor Corp. The Japanese car maker is targeting still higher figures of 180,000 units of U.S.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Greenopia Ranks Top Eco-friendly Breweries
| THURSDAY, MAY 15, 2014
Believe it or not, they found that famous brands such as Anheuser Busch, Coors and Heineken are actually some of the lowest ones on the green scale. Green News eco-friendly beers eco-friendly breweries While relaxing in your backyard or on the beach during a family vacation, what do you most likely have in your hand? So who’s on top?
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Reducing Possessions To Reduce Consumption
| TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014
As part of Our Green Year my wife and I are reducing our possessions to a mere 100 items or so. Green Tips consumerism living simply materialism reduce items One of the biggest reasons that the environment is suffering is because of our desire for consumption and possessions. Do you need four televisions?
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Go Eco-friendly with Your 2010 Taxes
| THURSDAY, MARCH 20, 2014
Plus, if you receive a refund, you can enhance your life with some earth friendly necessities such as green cleaning products, updated lighting or organic clothing. Green Tips The dreaded season has caught up with us again—tax season (dun, dun, dun)! At least you can take joy in something while you prepare your 2009 taxes.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Lush Cosmetics: Good for Travel and Everyday Use
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19, 2014
Because they’re green, they’re portable, they smell good, and their bath bombs are a perfect way to distress after a long week or kick-off a romantic evening. Alternative Energy Green Tips and fit into a quart size Ziploc bag, you might want to consider making a quick stop either at LUSH and checking out their handmade solid cosmetics.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Summer Reading
| SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 2014
Under the Green Sky looks into our past extinctions and connects these events to our future. Green Tips Sitting outside or in the park this summer with a good book can get you inspired to do something positive for the world around you. Climate Solutions: A Citizen’s Guide by Peter Barnes is a compact book that makes for an easy read.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Grass is Not Greener for Chemically Manicured Lawns in the U.S
| THURSDAY, MARCH 6, 2014
But behind the fresh green, the story is of inorganic chemicals, pesticides, and flagrant usage of water that should be an environmental taboo. Environment Green News Carefully manicured lawns still remain a status symbol of sorts. well nurtured front lawn makes a home look almost picture perfect. The grass is not greener for lawns.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Flowers, better in a bed then in a bouquet.
| TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2014
and green! Environment Green Tips I’m a woman. so naturally, I love my flowers. love receiving them, I love being around. Everything from the way they smell to the way they look entice me, but it. depresses me when they wither away and die- especially if they came in a basket. or in a bouquet. I’ve tried. They bring lovely nostalgia.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Want Solar? Go to Sam’s Club
| SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2014
Each of the centers will contain both products and appliances that will help local consumers with energy efficiency, water conservation, and their desire to make their homes and small businesses more “green” generally. Green News Borrego Solar BP Power Sam''s Club Solar Power Wal-Mart
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Work Begins on Arabian Eco-city
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2014
The $15 billion Masdar initiative in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates will be home to 1,500 businesses and 50,000 residents, and is being designed to save more than $2 billion of oil over 25 years and serve as a benchmark for the next generation of green design. Green News carbon neutral city middle east Solar Power
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Ways to Reuse Nail Polish
| SUNDAY, JANUARY 26, 2014
For example, label containers, plant markers and keys (blue for the house key, pink for the garage door, green for work, etc.). Green Tips Recycling Questions When you have a container full of old nail polishes that have small amounts left in them, your recycling center might not accept the glass containers.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] A Greener Lawn
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2014
Today’s Green Tip is for you lawn enthusiasts this year, take a new approach to your lawn, and you can lighten your ecological footstep in a big way. Green Tips With April’s showers now securely behind us, May ushers in a season of flowers, gardening, and outdoorsy activities of all sizes and shapes. Let it go.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Mosquitoes Threaten Survival of the Species in the Galapagos Islands
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2014
Species of Iguana, Galápagos tortoise, Galápagos Green Turtle, Blue-footed Booby, Waved Albatross, Galápagos Penguin and many more inhabit the region. Environment Green News The Galapagos Island was Charles Darwin’s laboratory. It was here that he developed his germinal work – Origin of Species. Its primary asset is its wildlife.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Study Says That Aircraft Condensation Is Warming Planet by Trapping Heat
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2013
fix stiffer penalties on aircraft companies as it goes gung-ho in its green war. Environment Green News Today’s behemoths that ply the skies have come in for much criticism over the years. latest study is not cutting them any slack. The study may help bodies like the U.N Lead author Ulrike Burkhardt at DLR told Reuters –.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] How Plants Can Create Some Home Security
| SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2013
These trees would be green all year round, and this species doesn’t require much maintenance. Environment Green Tips Did you know that there are several plants you can use outside of your home for security? Strategic landscaping can also prevent you from having to purchase more expensive home security measures such as privacy fencing.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Take a Tour of Greensburg
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2013
In 2007, this area was hit by an EF5 tornado (world’s largest recorded tornado), but the city is rebuilding and becoming America’s model green community. Green News Looking for an exciting and educational adventure this summer? Well, Greensburg GreenTown, a non-profit organization, is providing GreenTours of the community. and 1.7
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Gardening Challenge: Companion Planting
| SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2013
Gardening can be a simplistic process if you don’t have a green thumb, but by incorporating companion planting into your annual garden planning, you can take your fruits and vegetables to the next level. Green Tips Now, don’t you want to know more about companion planting?
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Plastic Can Be Fuel
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2013
Many people are trying to eliminate plastic from their lives, as my wife and I are doing through Our Green Year , but are there any other alternatives? Climate Change Green News garbage plastic plastic fuel One of the most disposable items in the world today is plastic. As a result, the future remains uncertain for this technology.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Here Comes the Sun Panel
| SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2013
Government incentives, tax credits and other systems have been set up to assuage the cost of green energy installation, but they require a great deal of time and effort, with often frustrating results. Alternative Energy Green News Science & Technology Solar Power Think of it as a really expensive satellite TV dish.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Create a Conservation-based Garden for Pleasure & Maybe Prizes
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2013
So if you’re interested in transforming your yard into a natural wonderland where you can take in some green splendor, it’s time to start planning. Green Tips Having a garden in your backyard is an eco-friendly way to spend your time and also provide local wildlife with some natural resources. The winners will be announced in November.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Beneficial for You and the Environment – Car Pooling
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
Saving some green. Environment Green Tips Car pooling, also known as ride-sharing or lift-sharing, can save you big bucks on gas, wear and tear on your vehicle, oil resources and reduce all the associated nasty environmental impact associated with driving. But wait, there’s more! Car pooling can save you some money.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Eco-friendly Gifts for Christmas
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2013
Even if the person you’re buying for is not the most environmentally friendly person, there are green gift ideas that can work for them. Green Tips Stores become crowded and busy during the holiday season, so it’s a good idea to get a head start on your Christmas shopping. Eco-friendly Christmas gifts should be efficient and practical.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Net Impact Annual Conference
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2013
Green News At the very least, anyone walking away from the conference can be inspired by the notion that the future painted by these aspiring business leaders is ultimately sustainable in every definition of the word.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Environmentally Friendly Toyota
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2013
Toyota has been the leader in the auto industry for being green since it came out with its well-known hybrid Prius. Alternative Energy Green News Science & Technology This car began being sold in the Japan market back in 1997, and was later introduced into the worldwide market in 2001. One Million. What Next? Their Factories.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Glass Recycling Finds an Artistic Approach
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
Broken down and rounded off into tinier nuggets, they are being used to beautify hedges, potted plants and other greens. Environment Green News Glass is transparent, multi-hued and shiny. It always lends a glitter to its surroundings and it is this very property which is drawing many takers to the use of recycled glass.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Get a Head Start on Your Garden
| SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2013
Even if you don’t think you’re gifted with a green thumb, laying the groundwork for a vegetable garden can increase the chances of having a rewarding harvest. Green Tips Are you a beginner at gardening? Preparing the soil requires some time, but the end result (juicy red tomatoes, crisp carrots, etc.) is worth it.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Top 5 Reasons Why Being Nice to Your Neighbors Can Save the Planet & Money
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2013
Green Thumb Power. Top Green Lists being nice to neighbors save the planet There is good and bad about having neighbors. Sometimes the neighborhood kids might drive you crazy, or the habits of the locals might make you cringe. Community Lawn Equipment. Friendly Trash Pickup. Two-fer Services. On-call Babysitters.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Top Ways to Have a Successful Fall Garden
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2013
Consider fast-maturing varieties such as winterbor kale, Georgia collards, romaine lettuce, early dividend broccoli, mustard greens, Bonnie hybrid cabbage and arugula. Top Green Lists autumn garden fall garden successful fall garden Summer isn’t the only time of year when you can grow fresh, homegrown fruits and vegetables.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Buy Sustainable Duds
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 31, 2013
Across the globe designers are now joining the movement to ‘Go Green.’ Environment Green News ’ With so many fabulous designers following suit, eco-friendly is no longer considered hard to find. From yoga gear to formal wear, eco-friendly clothing is gaining hype. It takes 1/3 pound of chemicals to make one T-shirt.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Hidden Truth about “Fast Fashion”
| MONDAY, JULY 22, 2013
Your green choice offers many benefits toward more sustainable agriculture. Green Tips landfills organic cotton organic farming The clothes you buy carry a price not just matched in dollars, but also environmental costs. Consider a shirt you may have bought off of a discount rack. Your donation is not in vain.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Pig Problems? Start Potty Training to Avoid Pollution
| SATURDAY, JULY 13, 2013
“To use the pig waste as manure is a very good approach within the spirit of green energy, much better than just letting it go to waste and pollute river water. Environment Green News Taiwan believes it has hit upon a solution to the perennial problem of pollution, smell and excessive water use on pig farms.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Sleep Easy with Organic Bedding
| SATURDAY, JULY 6, 2013
When it comes to going green, there is concern in every department from the bathroom to the bus , but what about the bedroom? Green Tips From 500 thread-counts to Egyptian cotton, soft, plush bedding is a luxury many of us enjoy- but what is the cost of that luxury? . First let’s look at what can constitute “bedding.”
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Reducing Those Impulse Purchases
| SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 2013
If you do an impulse buy, find out if the product is green and what effect its ingredients or processes have on the environment. Green Tips We have all done it. Made a purchase at the checkout, or on impulse because we think we will need that product. As a result, you can help the environment by limiting these types of purchases.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Kids Can Help the Planet Too!
| TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2013
If you are in high school, you have probably heard all about going green—now start taking some action. Green Tips Hey, kids! It’s easy to learn about keeping the environment beautiful no matter what grade you are in. Even if you are in elementary school, you can help. Replace the conventional bulbs with bulbs that have the Energy Star.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Enterprise: The Car Company That Picks You Up and Shares Cars Too
| MONDAY, JUNE 10, 2013
In addition, the desire to take-up the green movement has more people looking to rid themselves of their current mode of transportation, but not willing to give their cars up entirely for those few occasions when they want to get away and need to do some heavy moving around the city. Alternative Energy Green News and 8 a.m. for $30.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Pure Wedding Arrangements
| MONDAY, MAY 27, 2013
There are green florists out there you just have to keep your eyes and ears open. Green Tips The bridal bouquet and flower arrangements for your wedding and reception can be challenging to choose. Do you want tulips, roses, lilies, sunflowers, etc.? For instance, how and where was it grown? If buying in the U.S.,
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Earth Day is Here!
| FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013
Brookfield Place (formerly BCE Place), Yonge and Front Streets This Earth Week event features an eco-intelligence seminar, green living products, a photographic exhibit and more. Green Tips Earth Day is finally here! Just by watching the news this morning I can see that Earth Day in 2009 is going to be the most successful yet. Website.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Making Your Own Cereal
| TUESDAY, MAY 21, 2013
My wife and I have had to ban several cereal companies as a result of one of the commitments we made as part of Our Green Year. Green Tips Sadly, we are beginning to miss our cereal and we have found that several organic brands of cereal really are not all that good. What options do we have left to us then? One cup of wheat germ.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] These Little Boxes Are Not Made Of Ticky-Tacky
| MONDAY, MAY 13, 2013
Solar energy is one possible addition, along with green roofs, and anything else the imagination can picture. Green Tips container modular building With human populations on the rise, providing suitable accommodation is no small task. Some communities have started to recycle building materials.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] UN Plans To Plant Seven Billion Trees By End Of 2009
| MONDAY, MAY 6, 2013
My wife and I planted seven as part of Our Green Year , and if you want to learn more, then visit the UN’s website. Green News billion tree campaing deforestation planting trees united nations News Flash! Trees help give us oxygen! We know how much life is in the rain forest, yet we continue to cut it down. Our population is 6.5
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Why GM and others should be allowed to Collapse
| SATURDAY, MAY 4, 2013
Green News I’ve been trying not to say anything about these bailouts happening all around the world but I can’t hold it in anymore. First of all I want to point something out… are companies really that vulnerable to customer spending? The car named EV1 was everything the people wanted.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Eco-friendly Cat Care Tips
| FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2013
It’s beneficial to incorporate your pets into your green living routine, because it can save you money and reduce your pet’s exposure to unhealthy products. Green Tips Do you have frisky felines taking over your home? Then you need to set some ground rules for your cats and balance your pet life with these eco-friendly tips.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Real Environmental Cost of Your Choices
| SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2013
Your green choices can make this planet a safer and cleaner place. Green Tips carbon footprint eco-friendly workout recycling Everything you do carries some environmental cost. To deny your impact is a dangerous form of environmental isolationism. Some effects are unavoidable. You must eat, work and carry on everyday activities.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] France’s New Car Tax
| MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013
The green lobby, which was key in making this new fee structure a reality, pushed for a yearly penalty and argues that paying the one time penalty is equivalent to buying the right to pollute – giving the economic elite the right to affect everyone’s health. Green News France is putting their money where their mouth is.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Unique Rhubarb Plant – World’s only ‘Self Watering’ Plant
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 2013
While desert plants worldwide have small scaly or thorny leaves, the Rhubarb has large green leaves, a radical departure from form. Environment Green News The desert plant is a lesson in evolution and survival. It can be found growing in bone dry places, places which receive scanty rainfall. The leaves are arranged in a rosette shape.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Canada Ready To Talk Environment With Obama
| SATURDAY, MARCH 16, 2013
He has also made a major commitment towards developing green collar jobs and pushing for clean technology over a reliance on oil. Green NewsWhy the sudden change in approach for the Canadian government? As a result, Ottawa has opened up plans to have a joint climate-change plan with Barack Obama.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Sprouting in your kitchen
| MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2013
sprouts are common, green lentils and chickpeas are delicious. Green TipsSprouting at home is easy. fun, and much easier than most would imagine. If you are planning on cooking up. stir-fry this week, there’s nothing quite like a fresh bunch of bean sprouts. to complete the meal. your own kitchen. Alfalfa. commercial sprouter: usually.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Talcum Powder: Baby’s Worst Enemy?
| MONDAY, MARCH 4, 2013
Although this product has been used and relied on for years, is it really safe or green for a baby? Green TipsMany people have been in contact with baby powder. Baby powder contains talc, which is an ingredient used to make chalk. Often these powder products just contain talc and a fragrance, which seems pretty natural, right?
ECOFRIEND [Green] Synthesis apartment building fuses traditional elements with modernistic features
| MONDAY, MAY 21, 2012
This includes the incorporation of solar panels along the roof and backside of the apartment building for clean and green power generation. Dattatreya Mandal: When we consider the ‘worth’ of an architectural design, it is sometimes directly related to the location of the conception. Synthesis in Istanbul’ Picture Gallery.
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] Of “Pizzlies” and Goose Dinners: The Latest Research on Polar Bears
| THURSDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2014
Last year, Lisa Feldkamp wrote a popular Cool Green Science blog that looked at what the science really says about polar bears. Opinions expressed on Cool Green Science and in any corresponding comments are the personal opinions of the original authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Nature Conservancy. . Griffith.
MOTHER JONES [Green] CHART: Which Kills More Birds, Cats or Turbines? | Mother Jones
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 29, 2013
FREE CONNECTIONS FOR GREEN SINGLES. Skip to Navigation. Skip to Content. Mother Jones. Politics. Environment. Culture. Photo Essays. Blogs Political MoJo. Kevin Drum. Blue Marble. Tom Philpott. Mixed Media. Subscribe. Support. Must Reads: America Under the Gun | How to Win Any Climate Change Argument | Sequestration, Explained | Best. Study.
ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS NETWORK [Green] The Top 10 Solar States: You May Be Surprised
| SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2014
Consumerism Green Technology affiliate news energy solar panels state rankings Written By: Leone Kaye of our Affiliate Triple Pundit. The clean energy sector has been on an economic roller coaster the past several years, but despite entrenched interests, questions about efficiency and costs, renewables are on the upswing in the U.S. How To."
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Tips for Shopping at Thrift Stores
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 29, 2013
Green Lifestyle secondhand clothing thrift store vintage Need some tips for shopping at Thrift Stores? Whether you are shopping for a big family or on a tight budget, fear not! We’ve rounded up some of the best tips and tricks to get the most from your shopping– by shopping secondhand! And more importantly– it saves you money!
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] A Healthy, Eco-Friendly Way to Ditch Bottled Water
| THURSDAY, APRIL 25, 2013
Green Lifestyle In case you have not yet heard, bottled water is an ecological disaster ! All those fossil fuels, all that toxciity, and all the waste. And of course we all know it’s super important to keep your body hydrated and feeling good, but what about all those chemicals leeching into our groundwater ?
GREEN BLOG [Green] UK Foreign Secretary warns that the UN climate talks could fail
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2009
Copenhagen 2009 climate change climate negotiations climate talks Cop15 Copenhagen David Miliband Denmark Global Warming green blog poll North poll South UK UN c UN climate summit UN COP15Miliband put the blame on “the complexity of the issue”, the economic recession as well as “suspicion between the North and the South.
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Electrolux is taking cooking to a whole new level
| SUNDAY, MARCH 14, 2010
Tags: About the Home Energy Food Good for the Planet Green Safety Electrolux smart stove
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Time to Volunteer
| THURSDAY, MARCH 4, 2010
Tags: Family Good for the Planet Green Recycling boys and girls club disney donating enviroment Volunteer volunteer day
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Restorative Commons: Creating Health and Well-Being Through Urban Landscapes
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2009
Tags: Health Urban Green Happiness Eco-design
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Smart Technology? How about an email alert from your door lock when the kids get home from school.
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2009
Tags: Control Green Smart Home Technology Control4 DSC security system email alert from lock home automation keyless entry locks Kwikset SmartCode with Home Connect Technology Narragansett LEED Home RI LEED home
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Renewable sources of energy to generate 20 percent of RI’s electricity needs
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2009
Tags: Energy Green Politics Deepwater Wind Governor Carcieri Renewable energy Rhode Island Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] LowCarbonEconomy.com
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2009
Tags: Sustainable-development Economics Green
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Third Wind Turbine in Portsmouth Fuels Gusts of Civic Pride
| MONDAY, JULY 27, 2009
Tags: Green hodges badge Portsmouth RI Rhode Island wind power Wind Turbine
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Low Carbon Urbanism Campaign
| MONDAY, JUNE 29, 2009
Tags: Sustainable-development Life-style Urban Green Climate-change
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Hope for a Better World - The Small Communities Solution
| THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2009
Tags: Sustainable-development Ebook Green Community Education
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] A new Guide for Using the Earth Charter in Education
| SUNDAY, MAY 17, 2009
Tags: Sustainable-development Green Living-values Education
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Sustainable Technology Education Project
| TUESDAY, JULY 31, 2007
Tags: Technology Green Education
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Going Greener
| THURSDAY, JULY 5, 2007
Computing on a Green Screen By Kate Sheppard If you're reading this, chances are good that you're looking at some kind of electronic device — a desktop, laptop, PDA or mobile phone. Buy greenerThe first component of greening your computer is making sure it's better for the environment on the front end. Tags: Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] The Power of Less
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 8, 2009
Tags: Simplicity Life-style Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Eco-Travel In The City
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11, 2009
Tags: Transportation Sustainable-development Energy Urban Green
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Sex, Love, Career, Money & Family: elephant’s Answer to the Advice Column.
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2013
Meet Ask Licia: elephant''s Answer to the Advice Column.
SIGHTLINE DAILY [Green] Advice on Rain Barrel Watering Now As a Pamphlet!
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2015
Thanks to all of the interest in our post “ A Green Light for Using Rain Barrel Water on Garden Edibles ” we’ve created a user-friendly pamphlet summarizing the research on rain-barrel safety. Please feel free to download the pamphlet, print it out (one sheet, printed on both sides), fold it into thirds, and pass it around.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Container Gardening: The Best 16 Plants for Your Home Garden
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2014
Lettuce: Lettuce is infinitely versatile and with so many varieties of this ubiquitous salad green it’s hard not to love it! Green Living Ideas is part of a funny project that allows bloggers all over the world to be involved in a large-scale Bingo game. Green Living Ideas would like to thank Content Amp for sponsoring this post.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Wadi Drone for conservation flies through Emirati national park and scoops top prize
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2015
Martin Slosarik, studying electrical engineering at NYUAD, told Green Prophet: “We developed the idea for this project in careful consideration of where drones can and should exist to do good for the benefit of society. It flies over mountains and through valleys, taking in the vast landscapes and diverse wildlife beneath it.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Cairo Sustainably Manages Garbage with Unionized Pigs and Ragpickers
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2013
At least by this Green Prophet. Efforts to find solutions to Cairo Egypt’s mounting garbage problems have ranged from allowing hundreds of thousands of pigs to eat the city’s organic wastes’ to using rag pickers to sort through the mountains of garbage that have accumulated.
ECO CHIC [Green] Win Tickets to the Afingo Fashion Forum, April 1: Sustainability and Philanthropy in Fashion
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30, 2011
SUSTAINABILITY + PHILANTHROPY: Fashion specialists examine the balance of incorporating eco-friendly and socially-responsible initiatives into the fashion business, finding new ways to be “green and philanthropic without sacrificing style — or the bottom line. The Afingo Fashion Forum takes place this Friday, April 1, at FIT.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Saudi women passionate about saving Saudi man(groves)
| THURSDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2014
Further, they increase green spaces, especially in the desert regions, and absorb high energy wave action and storm surge. Not so long ago, forests of majestic mangrove trees fringed the eastern shores of Saudi Arabia. Official Official stats now estimate that only 10% of the forest remains. including shrimp.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Libya’s Oldest Mud City is Critically Endangered
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2012
When we talked to him about Green Prophet, he insisted that we visit Ghadamès. Ghadamès is one of the oldest habitable medinas in the Sahara, and it is made almost entirely out of mud. In the summer, according to the locals, these are the only houses anyone can stand to live in since they are protected against the relentless sun.