Chelsea Flower Show 2010 – Visit Report

Green (Living) Review

The 2010 Chelsea Flower Show was also used as a launching pad for a number of new products, amongst which is the wool compost by Dalefoot from the Lake District and some by Fiskars, such as the PowerLite range of hand tools and the PowerGear cutting tools.

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base 2010 – Where business met sustainability

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) March 16 & 17, 2010 saw base 2010, the business sustainability conference and exhibition held at the Platinum Suite at London's ExCel conference and exhibition venue in the Docklands. Copyright © 2010. Tags: base 2010

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Stars, Bars and Lights – London Cycle Show 2010

Green (Living) Review

The London Cycle Show 2010 opened to trade and media on Thursday, October 7 and to the public on Friday, October 8 and runs until Sunday, October 10 at the Earls Court Exhibition Center and can be easily reached via public transport, or even cycling from the various railway stations.

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The Garden Press Event 2010

Green (Living) Review

A Summing Up by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Thursday, February 4, 2010 , saw the return of the annual Garden Press Event of the Garden Media Guild held at the prestigious Royal Horticultural Halls in London's Westminster. Tags: Garden Press Event 2010 GIMA Garden Media Guild

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Energy Saving Week 25-31 October 2010

Green (Living) Review

Tags: Energy Saving Trust Energy Saving Week Energy Saving Week 2010

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“Places Of Change garden” at Chelsea Flower Show 2010

Green (Living) Review

Tags: Places Of Change garden Places Of Change Chelsea Flower Show 2010

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VIGILance 2010 – A Prayer Vigil for the Gulf Coast – June 17th

The Green Samaritan

John’s Episcopal Church in Charlotte, North Carolina will hold VIGILance 2010, a Prayer Vigil for The Stewardship of God’s Earth with a special emphasis on the Gulf Coast and the oceans and waterways of the earth.

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World Responsible Tourism Day 2010

Green Traveler Guides

A very brief history of green wine Info News Views Our favs Useful resources Travel blogs we like Contact World Responsible Tourism Day 2010 7 August 10 · 1 comment | Green Travel News | W ednesday, November 10th is an international day of action to help protect the world environment.

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Earth Hour 2010

Green Earth Journey

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The River Angels Expedition 2010: Utla River, Norway

Wend Magazine

This film featured: “Meet the River Angels&# followed by a short documentary of the 2010 River Angels Expedition to the Utla River – a river running through the deepest canyon in Norway. Click here to view the embedded video.

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Going green has saved Sutton Council £227k in 2010

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Sutton, UK, November 30, 2010: The London Borough of Sutton's drive to become more sustainable has reaped dramatic results with £227,000 saved this year.

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Afghanistan Elections 2010

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Election day 2010 in Afghanistan was dominated by spotty turnout, fake voter cards, and some feisty voters. Afghanistan's election 2010 yielded reports of intimidation in unstable regions. In Kabul, some voters aimed to oust incumbents, while others appeared to want to cast ballots more than once.

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World Habitat Day October 4, 2010

Green (Living) Review

These themes echo the United Nations’ chosen theme for 2010 for events in the host city of Shanghai, China and the rest of the world: “Better City, Better Life.” The United Nations has designated the first Monday in October as annual World Habitat Day.

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Celebration of Trees 2010

Green (Living) Review

Celebration of Trees 2010, proudly sponsored by Husqvarna Friday 23 rd and Saturday 24 th April, 10am – 5pm Following the huge success of last year’s event, Capel Manor College are kick starting the year with Celebration of Trees 2010. All of these are set to be repeated in 2010! trees We hope to welcome you all back in 2010. Kick start the year at Capel Manor!

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2010 Peak Oil Conference

Green (Living) Review

Global Energy Experts Agree: We are Facing the End of Oil as We Know It Speakers at ASPO-USA Conference Urge Government Action Now WASHINGTON, DC, USA: Economists, activists, technical experts and policymakers from across the political spectrum gathered October 7-9, 2010 in Washington, DC to discuss the global energy crisis.

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National Zero Waste Week 2010

Green (Living) Review

The third National Zero Waste Week takes place on the week beginning 6th September 2010, and the theme for this year is ‘Cooking for Victory’. The 2010 campaign is being sponsored by Tetra Pak , the world’s leading food processing and packaging company and also has the backing of celebrity chef Brian Turner CBE. Love food, hate waste, starve your bin by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Are you concerned about the amount of food that you throw out every week? You should be.

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The 2010 Sustainable Living Fair.

Green (Living) Review

Good For You. Great For The World. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) FORT COLLINS, CO: The 11th annual Sustainable Living Fair is a solution-driven, hands-on, family-oriented event designed to educate people of all ages and backgrounds about: renewable energy, alternative transportation, sustainable agriculture, green building, natural health, environmental & social responsibility, local economies and more.

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WorldFest 2010

Eco-Vegan Girl

I just returned from a wonderful day at WorldFest. It was similar to last year , but my personal experience was quite difference. Going there on a gluten-free and soy-free diet definitely restricted my food options, but I felt great the entire day and had some fabulous food.

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2010 going to be a tough year

Green (Living) Review

Unlike others, such as British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, who keeps telling the country that everything is going to turn out brilliant in 2010 and that the people must reelect “New Labor” and him to keep the economy going.

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Nature Observations for Late Summer 2010

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The British Met Office stated in the beginning of August 2010 that Britain would be getting a very early autumn followed by a very early, long and severe winter and seeing the amount of fruit on all kinds of trees and the squirrels having stashed away all the hazelnuts already and if the old tales can be believed they may just be right. Hawthorn and other fruit-bearing trees, shrubs and bushes abundant in produce. Signs of a bad winter to come?

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New Products from Planto - Available February 2010

Green (Living) Review

Arm Protectors A pair of heavy-duty 100% cotton canvas arm protectors to protect arms/clothing from damage when working in the garden. The one-size protectors fit around the thumb and snugly around the arms with independently adjustable Velcro straps.

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Edible Garden Show 2010 canceled

Green (Living) Review

Launch of The Edible Garden Show postponed until 2011 The Edible Garden Show that had been announced with a bit of a fanfare not so long ago to happen in Spring 2010 at Stoneleigh Park has been canceled for this year, which is rather a shame. Although the imaginative concept for the new show had been well received, organisers found increasing difficulty in securing commitment from enough exhibitors to justify the scheduled launch on Friday, March 19, 2010.

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Lakeland Spring 2010 Catalog & Spring 2010 Garden-Gift Catalog

Green (Living) Review

A preview by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The other day the Spring 2010 and the Spring 2010 Garden & Gift Catalog from Lakeland arrived on my doormat and, once again, the catalogs are full of exiting things, new ones as well as old favorites. The things that particular have caught my attention are the fold-up wooden stool on page 7; ideal for reaching those tops of cupboards. The frying-pan rack on page 9.

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Striving for a Better World, Starting Now in 2010

The Alien Next Door

Lets make 2010 a splendid year. Labels: 2010 , Adam and Eve , happy new year , hungarian allegory , Imre Madach , progress of humanity , The Tragedy of Man Stumble It! science-fiction posted by SF Girl @ 11:48 PM 4 Comments 4 Comments: At January 2, 2010 8:58 AM , Jean-Luc Picard said.

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McDonald's promotes British food at 2010 Olympics

Green (Living) Review

" At the moment five farms are scheduled to open to the public in 2010 as part of the Open Farms program. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) McDonald's has launched a campaign to promote its use of British produce and British farmers in the lead up to the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

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Green Gift Guide 2010

Green Blog

Photo credit: alancleaver_2000. Is it too early to start thinking about Christmas? I think not. If you plan early and do a little research, green alternatives aren’t hard to find; there’s something eco-friendly out there for everyone on your list. Top 10 Green Gifts. Homemade Bodycare Products.

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2010 TGS Year in Review

The Green Samaritan

Home About Terms of Use & Privacy Policy Disclosure Contact Product Reviews Monthly Eco-Resolutions Quick Reference Guide Subscribe 2010 TGS Year in Review January 1, 2011 Happy New Year! As we approach new days ahead, here’s a look back at favorite posts from 2010.

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Best of How to Go Green from 2010

Living Green & Saving Energy

Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Best of How to Go Green from 2010 by greenwise on December 31, 2010 Here is a list of the most popular posts from the past year.

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First North American demonstration of ground-breaking solar PV micro-inverters from Enecsys at Solar Power International 2010

Green (Living) Review

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EcoBuild 2010 – Earls Court – Visit Report

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) This year's EcoBuild seems to have been bigger, much bigger, in fact, that previous years and the entire Earls Court 1 and 2 were taken up, basically, for stands and lecture theaters. The buzz on the floor was enormous and the footfall on the first day alone, the day that I visited, must have been in the thousands. A great number of new companies with new products could be seen as well as old, well-known ones with new and not so new products.

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Certificate of Merit for Harrod Horticultural at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2010

Green (Living) Review

Superior products to grow your own All the hours of hard work from over 40 members of staff involved in preparing for and manning the Harrod Horticultural RHS Chelsea Flower Show trade stand has paid off, with an award for Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Presentation.

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2010 SINS OF GREENWASHING STUDY FINDS MISLEADING GREEN CLAIMS ON 95 PER CENT OF HOME AND FAMILY PRODUCTS

Green (Living) Review

Between March and May 2010, TerraChoice visited 19 retail stores in Canada and 15 in the United States. per cent in 2010. per cent in 2010. BPA- and phthalate-related claims are skyrocketing BPA-free claims increased by 577 per cent from 2009 to 2010.

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HGTV 2010 Green Home Giveaway

Solar Power Ninja

Want to live in a kick-ass eco-friendly house, an all-new 2010 GMC Terrain and $100,000? HGTV is kicking off its 2010 Green Home Giveaway. Located in the Pinehills community of Plymouth, Massachusetts, just eight miles north of Cape Cod, this amazing home earned a GOLD Certification from the National Association of Home Builders.

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How cold was it in Europe during the January 2010 cold spell?

Green (Living) Review

So cold that even Norway's buses could not take it by Michael Smith (Veshengro) After three years without any snow, Paris got hit twice in one week. The city does not do snow plows, but then neither, it seems, does London and some other parts of the UK.

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Vancouver 2010: The “Green Olympics”?

Green Blog

With only a few days left before the 2010 Olympic Games officially begins, there is a buzz around the streets of Vancouver. However, Vancouver 2010 has been promoted as “the greenest Olympics ever” (official website: [link] ). Are the 2010 Olympics green? Photo credit: roland.

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Lest we Forget – BP Oil Spill 2010

10,000 Birds

On April 20th 2010, the world received news that eleven men working on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig died in an explosion on the BP-operated Macondo Prospect. April 20, 2010 At 9.45 May 19, 2010 Oil washes ashore on mainland Louisiana.

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Solar-Powered CommonWealth Games 2010

Solar Power Ninja

Reliance Industries, an energy company, released a statement that said it has commissioned the country’s first one-megawatt solar plant to power a stadium to be used in the upcoming CommonWealth Games. The company’s solar energy department, RIL Solar Group has “successfully implemented and commissioned 1-MW solar plant on the roof of the Thyagaraj Stadium here,” RIL said in a press statement.

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Defra to consult on glass recycling 'early in 2010'

Green (Living) Review

2010 * Glass cullet is recycled container glass (previously used for bottles, jars and other similar glass vessels) prior to processing. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In December of 2009 Defra said that it was to consult on setting differentiated targets for glass according to recycling paths early next year, despite concerns from the Advisory Committee on Packaging (ACP) the practice should be extended to all materials.

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Verbatim to announce European entry into LED and OLED lighting markets at Light + Building 2010

Green (Living) Review

Egham, Surrey, UK, March 2010: Verbatim, a Mitsubishi Chemical company, will announce its entry into the European LED and OLED lighting markets at Light + Building 2010. Visitors to the Verbatim stand at Light + Building 2010 will have the first chance to see Verbatim's forthcoming LED lighting products and witness the user benefits of the company's unique approach to the design of high colour rendering index LED and colour tunable lighting systems.

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Envirosax® kick off 2010 with their newly launched UK website

Green (Living) Review

- Can Brits prove we’re ‘greener’ than Americans? Envirosax®, the eco-friendly designer reusable bags, has launched its UK website to rival their US site. The American website helps stop over 30 million new plastic carrier bags reaching landfill sites. And now the keenly awaited UK website has launched to see if we Brits can beat the Americans in the race to be the ‘greener’ shopping nation. The UK website can be found at www.envirosax.com/uk.

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