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Green Hero: Gili Islands’ Delphine Robbe

Green Traveler Guides

Delphine Robbe: the Gilis' green guardian. GET got off the ground, in 2001, by raising money from island dive shops to support local fisherman who wanted to patrol the waters against the newly illegal practice of dynamite fishing. Atlantis Divers: greening Bali’s blue waters.

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Green Tourism Mobile Application for UK & Ireland Launched by TripSketch

Green (Living) Review

Award winning online Green Travel company TripSketch has announced the launch of a new Green Tourism mobile application for the United Kingdom and Ireland. Partnering with the UK’s leading Green Tourism certification programme, Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS), TripSketch enables travelers to access a network of over 2400 green graded businesses across the UK and Ireland via mobile devices or the Internet. Green Business UK Ltd.,

Green Designers’ Cloudy Thinking

Green Prophet

The concept’s not awful and something tower builders in the Middle East can learn from: raise up private green spaces typically placed at ground level to the sky. In 2001, a visual of the world’s most famous building collapse was tattooed onto our collective memory.

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How Does It Work: Hydropower

Green Home Blog

The world’s largest dam – the Itaipu, which straddles Brazil and Paraguay – generated over 90,000 GWh in 2001: that’s enough to power over 10 million homes! But no matter how you power your home, the environmental impact of hydroelectric dams is an issue that affects us all, and to live green it’s important to appreciate not only hydroelectricity’s role as an alternative to toxic fossil fuels but its problems as well. Tagged: alternative power , green energy , water conservation.

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British Columbia: a ‘hunter-gatherer’ green chef honors the Okanagan

Green Traveler Guides

His name is Mark Filatow , owner, chef and sommelier at the green Waterfront Restaurant & Wine Bar. In 2001 he was accepted into Canada’s prestigious Sommelier Guild, making him one of few chefs in the country with this level of expertise. Award-winning—and green.

Whale Sharks: Swimming with the World’s Largest Fish

Nature Conservancy - Science

By Alison Green, senior marine scientist. Eckert and Stewart 2001). 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.

Ottoman Palaces Converted into Gorgeous Boutique Efendi Hotel

Green Prophet

Uri Jeremias peered over the roof of his restaurant back in 2001 and fell in love with a large abandoned building. Design Acre green renovation Ottoman The Efendi Hotel travel Uri Jeremias

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GTC Greening the Cleaning Raises The Bar For Green Cleaning

Green (Living) Review

GTC Greening the Cleaning is thrilled to announce that its new and improved line of green cleaning products is now third-party tested and verified. An independent lab has certified that every single product is as green as its label indicates.

America No ‘A-Team’ For Jordan’s Green Future

Green Prophet

America joins Jordan in a celebration of green, but Laura’s not sold on the deal. . Since signing the US Free Trade Agreement in 2001, Jordan hit green targets ranging from establishing a Ministry of Environment to banning use of leaded fuels.

See how Asia’s Aral Sea shrinks before our very eyes in these time lapse photos

Green Prophet

What’s left of the Aral Lake one of the strangest sights, Green Prophet’s Larry told me two weeks ago, while reflecting on his trip ther: Ports and boats stuck at “harbor” in the middle of the desert as shown in the images below. We’ve killed it!

Denmark’s new government promises far reaching green policies

Green Blog

The former opposition is currently negotiating the alliance of a new government which looks like it will be more green than red. From 2001 and until recently, Denmark was run by a liberal-conservative government supported by a far right nationalist party. But there is something else the entire opposition has in common: green policies! Often visitors to Denmark express respect for our wind mills and green initiatives. So, see you in a second, green Europe.

What Can Islam Do For The Environment? Lots, Actually…

Green Prophet

I have definitely enjoyed looking into the green ethics of Islam in a bid to help Muslims worldwide take up the environmentally-friendly path , but I still have lots of questions. March 2001) Islam and environmental conservation. March 2001) Islam and environmental conservation.

Israeli tech brings wireless phone charging to Starbucks

Green Prophet

When Starbucks introduced WiFi in their stores in 2001, 95 percent of devices didn’t have WiFi, and multiple standards hampered the industry. Cities clean tech Duracell Powermat green tech Procter & Gamble Starbucks

Polluting the Final Frontier With Space Junk

Green Prophet

The Mir space station outlived the Soviet empire that launched it but a controlled de-orbit in the spring of 2001 burned up as much as possible and dropped the remainder into a remote part of the South Pacific. Green Tech and Gadgets Space space junk

No two scaups are equal

10,000 Birds

At this point, let us travel in time, back to the last day of the year 2001, and down to the Lowveld National Botanical Garden in Nelspruit, in South Africa’s province of Mpumalanga. January is sort of a birding sprint – you start fresh and, all of a sudden, head for them all.

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Going green has saved Sutton Council £227k in 2010

Green (Living) Review

Water consumption at the council has also dropped – falling by 29 percent from 2001 levels, saving £63,000 a year. Around 75 per cent of the energy used now comes from green supplies.

Follow that Grizzly: Understanding Bear Movements in the Northwest

Nature Conservancy - Science

In country dominated by conifers, distinguishing plants among the “greenness” was key. The Conservancy began working in the McArthur area in 2001 to conserve key private lands located up and down the Kootenai Valley in this linkage area.

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Willie Nelson Next Inductee into the Agricultural Hall of Fame

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He joined the board of directors in 2001. green and famous news willie nelsonWillie Nelson helped found Farm Aid , a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping raise awareness about the loss of family farms and raise money to keep farm families on their land.

Middle East Destination Tops Ethical Tourism Sales

Green Prophet

Responsible Travel offers hundreds of holidays across the world and its birthday announcement also included the news that it has sold over £100 million in ethical tourism holidays via its website since 2001. ResponsibleTravel.com customers on holiday in Egypt.

Eurasian Collared Dove: Have You Seen This Bird?

Nature Conservancy - Science

By 2001, the doves reached California. 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. Eurasian collared dove.

North Cave Wetlands

10,000 Birds

At that time it was not a nature reserve at all and the forty hectare piece of land was only acquired in 2001. Walking fast in the drizzle we accidentally flushed a Green Woodpecker and it was rather vocal as it took off.

Green Mountain Energy Company Donates $20,000 Solar Array to Habitat for Humanity Rice Centennial House

Green (Living) Review

The donation is made possible through Green Mountain EnergyTM Sun ClubTM , a program where customer contributions provide solar-powered installations for non-profit organizations. The company is the longest serving green power marketer in the U.S.

Evidence-based Conservation: An Economic Perspective

Nature Conservancy - Science

This task could be aided if systematic reviews were available for many conservation interventions that would provide an evidence base to draw on ( Pullin and Knight , 2001). The San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area.

Skills Summit sees signing of new green training pact

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Wind industry representatives and skills sector bosses call for commitment from Government to get people into green industries. At the BWEA31, the wind industry’s annual conference, held in Liverpool in October 2001, key business leaders from the UK power sector, alongside leading figures from government and academia, signed up to a new sector training and skills route map with the aim of training up to 60,000 new technicians and engineers.

e-Books on Green Productivity

The Green Changemakers

916kb) B2B Cooperation on E2Commerce Report of the APO Forum on B2B Cooperation on “E2Commerce” (Electronic-Eco-Commerce) Republic of China, 20-24 November 2001 Click here to download the whole book. Tags: Technology Management Ebook Green

Millions of newborn stars discovered

Green Prophet

Clarke’s classic science fiction novel 2001 A Space Odyssey might recognize these as the words of astronaut David Bowman, awestruck by revelations of the deep mysteries of space. Green Tech and Gadgets Astronomy TAU Tel Aviv University“My God, it’s full of stars!”. Fans of Arthur C.

Making local woods work

Green (Living) Review

Revenue is also achieved through its cafe and green burials.

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Why You Shouldn’t Buy Supermarket Honey

Green Prophet

The Federal Trade Commission slapped a high importation tax on Chinese honey in 2001 but the manufacturers found a way to keep selling fake honey to Americans. Green Prophet Visits Apiary – And Gets Swarmed.

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Behind the Greens

The Green Changemakers

The tree was attacked by a chainsaw-wielding lunatic in 2001, but it seems to be recovering. Which green trend do you most distrust? Shell, McDonald’s and Wal-Mart) who have “green” campaigns. Tags: Green

Rising to the Challenge of Biodiversity Conservation in a Human-dominated World

Nature Conservancy - Science

For example, protecting a green space might provide watershed protection, carbon sequestration, and recreation benefits, but that place may mostly comprise non-native globally ubiquitous species. He has worked with the Conservancy since 2001.

Editor of Arabic Environmental Magazine Scoops Top Eco Prize.

Green Prophet

The Zayed International Prize for Environment was setup in 2001 by Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and is worth $1 million. Salma said on UAE Sustainability Conference Inspires Change : I’m one of those green newbies; I. ????????????

How Does It Work: Wind Energy

Green Home Blog

While the wind energy sector has taken a hit during the financial crisis, it still continues to grow, from a capacity of 2,500 MW in 2001 to almost 50,000 MW in 2011. Tagged: clean air , electricity , green energy , green home , green living , wind power.

A review of the UK’s first Green Film Festival

Green Blog

Fortunately, The UK Green Film festival is on right now in Glasgow’s GFT , and other cities UK wide. Why for example, back in 2001, before the Shale gas drilling boom even started did the Bush adm.

Individual responsibility versus collective action: An examination of the impact of environmental advertising

Green Blog

Environmental advertising (or “green” advertising) assures consumers that they can evoke positive environmental change by adopting simple habits and by purchasing green goods provided by companies (Maniates, 2001). Green advertising has educational appeal to this group of BVS.

First Great British Bee Count reveals allotments make the best bee habitats

Green (Living) Review

It only arrived in southern England from mainland Europe in 2001, but the survey shows it has now spread throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland. allotments bees green living

Climate change has pretty much fallen off the agenda of the organized left

Green (Living) Review

The Campaign Against Climate Change (CCC) was founded in 2001. We need a massive investment in a green economy - and the planet we live on - now."

MENA Is Changing Drastically & NASA Has The Pictures To Prove It

Green Prophet

Healthy vegetation appears bright green while dry vegetation looks orange. Left: November 14, 2001. But Lake Nasser water levels fell after 1998 and flow to Toshka ceased in 2001.

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All the World’s Carbon Pricing Systems in One Animated Map

Sightline Daily

The US has a conspicuous mismatch between its large red pollution bubble and the lack of a green price bubble. Oregon and Washington leaders are contemplating turbocharging their clean energy transition by instituting carbon pricing here in the Pacific Northwest.

Lake Yellowstone: Promising News for Native Trout Recovery

Nature Conservancy - Science

By the time I first visited Yellowstone National Park in 2001, those 50-fish days were already gone. 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.

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Why Vandana Shiva is so right and yet so wrong

Green (Living) Review

Michael Specter’s New Yorker profile of Vandana Shiva, the environmentalist and crusader against globalization and Big Agriculture, is a portrait of someone who understands the big-picture concerns of green-inclined young people with great clarity. green living Vandana Shiva