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President Obama Announces New Truck Efficiency Standards

Sierra Club Compass

Already the administration has set historic standards for passenger vehicles of 54.5 Green Transportation Health Oil

8 Green Items Every Home Should Have

Green Home Blog

8 Green Items Every Home Should Have. Greening your home can be a daunting process. Green cleaning products. Green lighting.

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New Truck Standards: Opportunity to Cut Fuel Consumption 40% by 2025

Sierra Club Compass

Setting strong standards for delivery trucks and tractor-trailers is crucial if we are to cut carbon pollution and reduce oil use.

Apple ditches EPEAT green standard, then rejoins amid heavy criticism

Green Blog

In a rather surprising move Apple, the computer manufacturer, decided to pull out its entire line of around 40 products from the EPEAT green certification registry last month. “In order to meet the standards, recyclers need to be able to easily disassemble products, with common tools, to separate toxic components, like batteries.

Can Gray Infrastructure Be Green?

Conservancy Talk

Renowned biologist, philosopher and naturalist Edward O. We think it’s possible, but there’s not a lot of room for error.

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The living standards squeeze tightens as minimum cost of living soars by 25% since downturn

Green (Living) Review

The findings are part of JRF’s annual Minimum Income Standard (MIS) , which is based on the goods and services members of the public think people need in order to have a minimum acceptable standard of living. In 2013, to reach an adequate standard of living: A single person needs to earn £16,850.

Renewable portfolio standards don't raise prices?

Environmental Economics

 The Center for American Progress  (CAP) has put out a policy brief that argues that green energy purchase mandates do not raise local electricity prices. What the CAP article does not discuss is the incidence of the RPS standards. Matt Kahn : An interesting debate is playing out.

Jordan architect wants to green up the capital’s biggest eyesore

Green Prophet

Green Prophet met up with Salameh to get the full story. Green Prophet: Congratulations!  GP: What’s the story of the site?

Saudi Arabia Sinks $26 Billion in Green Buildings

Green Prophet

Green Building Council as the Exclusive Authorized Education Delivery Partner to provide LEED  workshops. Ali U.

London Olympic Games 2012: where to go green

Green Traveler Guides

| Greening the Games |. I ’m curious. And what does the epicenter of Englishness have waiting to greet the green traveler? certifiers.

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The Key to What Makes Us (Truly) Beautiful.

Elephant Journal

Ecofashion Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) beautiful beauty standards inside journey model soul searching true beautyI have done some serious soul searching to get to where I am today, to make my outside match my inside.

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Middle East: green hotels spiking upward

Green Traveler Guides

Accor is also offering incentives to its general managers for reaching these green standards. You might also like.

10 Green Prophets for 2012

Green Prophet

Despite civil unrest, dangerous regimes, and appalling environmental crimes and neglect, there are good green things afoot for the Middle East.

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Farm to Closet: Do You Know Where Your Wool Comes From?

Conservancy Talk

Follow along! You made that?”. As a knitter, this is a question I hear frequently. Hi. I’m Megan , and I’m a knitting addict. The tip of the world.

Dubai’s Wild Wadi Waterpark is Green Globe Certified

Green Prophet

With April Fool’s Day is more than five weeks away, we are left to assume the announcement by Green Globes is credible.

Building Green Makes Housing More Affordable

Sierra Club Compass

Recognizing these benefits, the Virginia Housing Development Authority 10 years ago began to incentivize green building techniques.

The green roof

Green (Living) Review

As said previously, the real green or living roof is only something for the house that has been designed and built with it in mind.

How many birds are killed by windmills and other green energy projects?

10,000 Birds

Bird strike effects should be a standard part of environmental impact assessments for any new project. Conservation bird mortality cats green energy windmills Nobody knows and I’m not going to pretend to tell you. eagles and vultures ) so we need to pay attention. Climate change is an existential threat to humans and birds alike.

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Qatar’s QSAS Turns Other Rating Systems Green

Green Prophet

Easy there, Estidama: Qatar’s developing a new building standard and it’s called QSAS. Step back, LEED. Back off, BREEAM.

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Seattle’s Green Stormwater Goals

Sightline Daily

Officials estimate they’re now treating 77 million gallons of polluted runoff with green street projects, 9.5 There’s truth to that.

Read more - Eco-Vegan Gal: Live healthy, live green

Eco-Vegan Girl

After my fabulous time there last year, I couldnt wait to go again. Tags printed on 100% recycled paper. Organic and free of gluten and soy.

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Green Living Tips That Will Save You Money Immediately | Living.

Living Green & Saving Energy

CFLs use 75% less energy than standard incandescent bulbs and last up to 10 times longer. CFLs also generate less heat than standard incandescent bulbs, which reduces your cost for air conditioning in the summer. These simple green living tips will start saving you money immediately. Don’t forget your outdoor lights.

A Green Light for Using Rain Barrel Water on Garden Edibles

Sightline Daily

Then they harvested the crops and tested the beans, kale, beet roots, and greens for levels of chromium, copper, zinc, cadmium, and lead.

JW Marriott Hong Kong: healthy green luxury

Green Traveler Guides

Behind the scenes, and unseen by guests, this is a smooth-running, lean, green machine. The greening path. | Style And Sustainability |.

Green Living Tips That Will Save You Money Immediately

Living Green & Saving Energy

CFLs use 75% less energy than standard incandescent bulbs and last up to 10 times longer. CFLs also generate less heat than standard incandescent bulbs, which reduces your cost for air conditioning in the summer. These simple green living tips will start saving you money immediately. Don’t forget your outdoor lights.

UN Office in Jordan Gets the Green Building Gold

Green Prophet

Green Prophet loves to see green action at work through the entire building lifecycle! In the end, each occupant needs less total area. The

Beirut Is Getting Its First Green-Roofed Tower

Green Prophet

This new tower will also be the first in Beirut to have green roofs. Foster & Partners broke ground on their first project in Lebanon.

Top 10 Green Mother’s Day Gifts

Eccorazzi

If you’d like to both wow your mom and please the earth, browse through our top pics for great green gifts. Eco Mini-Vacation. Clean Air.

CIWEM raises the roof in environmental standards

Green (Living) Review

CIWEM celebrated the importance of this year’s theme ‘changing cities, building opportunities’ with the construction of its new headquarters, conference and members’ facility which will meet the ‘BREEAM Excellent’ standard and feature a brown roof and other renewable and energy efficient technologies. October 1st marked World Habitats Day.

Sensual green in the Maldives

Green Traveler Guides

Green Travel News is a regular feature of award-winning Green Traveler Guides. You might also like.

The UK steps up green living a notch: the biggest home improvement scheme since WWII

Green Living Ideas

The Green Deal hopes to fix this problem by taking measures such as installing Green Deal Boilers, Green Deal Double Glazing and Green Deal Insulation.

Galapagos cruise earns double green certification

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News |. The company had previously been awarded a SmartVoyager “green seal of approval.”. Green hotel in Cancun?

Unity College Sets the Standard for Passive Living

Living Green & Saving Energy

Maine’s Unity College is setting a new standard for eco-friendliness on its campus. alternative energy eco-innovation green building green construction green manufacturing Green News saving energy solar energy clean energy energy efficient living Green living low carbon footprint save energy solar power sustainability TerraHaus Unity Colleg

Unity College Sets the Standard for Passive Living

Living Green & Saving Energy

Maine’s Unity College is setting a new standard for eco-friendliness on its campus. alternative energy eco-innovation green building green construction green manufacturing Green News saving energy solar energy clean energy energy efficient living Green living low carbon footprint save energy solar power sustainability TerraHaus Unity Colleg

Greenpeace shows the Dark Side of Volkswagen

Green Blog

Volkswagen has a history of lobbying against the strong European standards that we need to kick our oil addiction. But all is not lost.

Apple Abandons Green Products Program

Eccorazzi

This week tech giant Apple shocked the environmental community by announcing that they will no longer conform to eco-friendly standards set by certifier, EPEAT. Read More. Causes Environment News Top News

A comparison of random effects Poisson with and without clustered standard errors

Environmental Economics

referee asked for clustered standard errors, which Limdep doesn't do on top of a random effects panel estimator. 580) with Stata.

Practical Green Infrastructure Solution to Alleviate Nation’s Water Woes

The Green Changemakers

These include: Adopt storm water pollution control standards that require on-site volume retention. Austin, Texas; Chicago, Ill.; Denver, Colo.;

10 Ways Abu Dhabi Leads The Arab Gulf’s Green Revolution

Green Prophet

CHAdeMO chargers can bring batteries up to 80% of their capacity in only 30 minutes, compared to standard electrical outlets which might take 6 hours.

Green Bottle Stainless Steel Reusable Water Bottle – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

BPA-free, as regards to plastics, is rather a stretchable term as it has been found of later that it is not just BPA that is a problem.