How Will Your Small Business Celebrate Earth Day 2013?

Green Home Blog

On April 22 nd , 2013 Earth Day will yet again be celebrated throughout the globe. If you own a small business or even work in one, this is the perfect opportunity to unveil a green initiative or continue your support for planetary healing. Display Some Green Products.

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Green Senior, Green Soldier

Green Home Blog

Green Senior, Green Soldier. Youth seems to take center stage when it comes to various causes, especially the green movement. Many, sixty and over, have been dealing with different aspects of past as well as future green behavior that most have rarely considered. This influence is something that perpetuated forced green living which for many has carried over beyond the forced part. Seniors of today maintain their green living through a variety of ways.

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Trending Sources

Green Living 2.0, Sustainable Communities

Green Home Blog

Now that the Boomers are retiring and experiencing the “empty nest” syndrome, the half-century dream of living in a “green community” is re-emerging. Green Living commune community living ecofriendly ecovillage going green green building green living intentional communities SUSTAINABLE

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Green Lunches for Schools

Green Home Blog

It’s unfortunate that said schools also need a wakeup call – a call that brings them into the 21 st Century with green banners flying. Filed under: Eating Well Tagged: bulk purchasing , COMPOSTABLE , ecofriendly , going green , PTA , RECYCLED-UPCYCLED , school lunches , SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS.

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Green Small Business Startup Ideas

Green Home Blog

If you own a small business you probably already know how important it is to embrace and incorporate some sort of green initiative into your business model. It is green re-using at its finest. Green Goats. Go small business green and feel good about keeping it real.

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Secrets of Green Cultures Part V: Ancient Healing

Green Home Blog

To understand ancient healing and its green applications, one must think outside the box. The Green Connection. These and many other secrets of ancient healing can be applied to the green movement in many ways.

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20 Days of H2O: World Water Day 2013

Conservancy Talk

From March 2 to March 22, 2013, The Nature Conservancy will be raising awareness about water issues, including just how much water we really use in our daily lives, how water impacts economic growth, and tips for reducing water use, culminating in a celebration of World Water Day on March 22.

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Sleeping around in eco-luxe Kuala Lumpur

Green Traveler Guides

Sleeping around in eco-luxe Kuala Lumpur is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Surreal Nights In Malaysia’s Capital | Circling high above Kuala Lumpur, I’m in a free-fall. It’s about the weirdness of what waits in that vast metropolis below.

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Bali: green inspiration at Desa Atas Awan eco-boutique resort

Green Traveler Guides

Bali: green inspiration at Desa Atas Awan eco-boutique resort is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Down Duvets in Bali? | | When afternoon rain clouds part, the limitless panorama stretches well beyond Bali’s southern shores. Ahhhh, this is more like it.

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5 Ways Attendees Can ‘Green’ Natural Products Expo West.

Elephant Journal

What could attendees be doing to green Expo West or other conferences they attend?

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Climate Week 2013 Partners

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Climate Week 2013’s Headline Partner is Andrex® Eco, Kimberly-Clark’s first truly pioneering sustainable toilet tissue product. Ethics certainly are in very short supply when it comes to money, even in so-called green events, it would seem. Climate Week 2013 Partners Climate Week Andrex Kimberly-Clark

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First Practical Sun-Powered Car Stella Wins World Solar Challenge 2013

Green Prophet

Stella, a solar-powered family car designed by students from the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) in has won the World Solar Challenge 2013, ushering in a new era of efficient, practical cruisers that get all of their juice from the sun.

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Ojai, Calif.: that old green (and pink) magic has us in its spell

Green Traveler Guides

that old green (and pink) magic has us in its spell is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | SoCal’s Eco-Friendly Oasis | With family in the ant swarm of the Los Angeles basin, we are frequently pulled southward from our tranquil northern California home.

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OMunity Bali: not a private villa, a private green village!

Green Traveler Guides

OMunity Bali: not a private villa, a private green village! is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Finding ‘Undiscovered’ Bali | My quest for ‘undiscovered’ Bali continues.

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El Capitan Canyon: Santa Barbara’s green ‘nature lodging’

Green Traveler Guides

| Comfort Amid Critters | The bobcat was the first indication that El Capitan Canyon isn’t just another green glamping “resort.” El Capitan Canyon: Santa Barbara’s green ‘nature lodging’ is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Qatar’s First Passivhaus on Track for 2013 Completion

Green Prophet

Architecture & Urban clean tech green building passivhaus qatar foundation solar power sustainable design

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Iranian Recycled Stone Apartment #1 Among 2013 Aga Khan Architecture Award Nominees

Green Prophet

The 2013 awards will be handed out this September in Lisbon, Portugal. Architecture & Urban Aga Khan Architecture Awards architecture green design recycled materials sustainable design

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6 Eco Resolutions for 2013

Green Prophet

It’s nearly 2013 and I am grateful. And with it my motivation to do something about it, which is why I decided to sit down and map out a few ways in which I hope to reduce my environmental footprint in 2013. Walk the green talk.

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Cool Green Science: Year in Review 2013

Nature Conservancy - Science

Cool Green Science brings you the latest Conservancy research, from ecosystem service protection analyses to bison behavior studies. To celebrate 2013, here are ten of the year’s most popular posts: Tim Boucher, Apps for the Smart Birder – Which One Should You Use?

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How Climate Change is Destroying the Earth. {Infographic} ~ Living Green Magazine

Elephant Journal

Since the Industrial Revolution, carbon dioxide levels increased 38 percent because of humans, methane levels have increased 148 percent, nitrous oxide is up more than 15 percent and the list goes on and on.

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Saudi Arabia Sinks $26 Billion in Green Buildings

Green Prophet

Saudi Arabian investment in 76 new environmentally savvy construction projects is estimated to exceed $26 billion, according to Faisal Al-Fadl, Secretary General of the Saudi Green Building Forum (SGB Forum). Image of green conference from SGB Forum.

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East Puerto Rico: top 3 green adventures, in a hurry

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Mini Vacation | There are muchos Puerto Ricos. It has cities with colonial splendor and isolated villages where […] East Puerto Rico: top 3 green adventures, in a hurry is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Social Dysfunction: How I Screwed Up 2013 So Far. ~ Max Zografos.

Elephant Journal

Follow Twitter (named #1 in US for #green, twice). GREEN. Yoga / Love / Food / Wellness / Spirituality / Family / Culture / Green / Society / Work. on Feb 8, 2013. Social Dysfunction: How I Screwed Up 2013 So Far. ~ The Green Pet Community.

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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. Here is Green Prophet’s 11 eco-heros for 2011. The year in retrospect has been a positive one.

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A Green Globe: 4 Surprisingly Sustainable Countries

Environmental News Network

Going green is trendy these days. Here are 4 surprising countries that are going green –and doing it right. Sweden earned the top spot on Robecosam’s 2013 sustainability report for its exceptional commitment to the environment. By: Guest Contributor, Christopher Beck.

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SmarTap e-Shower Cleans You Green

Green Prophet

Thinking about 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit: This is how Asaf Shaltiel, the CEO of SmarTap, came up with the idea for an electronic “smart” eco-showerhead that can talk with computers and smart home devices.

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Eco-Friendly Education: Ways to Go Green

Environmental News Network

Therefore, at this stage, education needs to adhere to the requirements and demands of scholars so as to grow green, save money and resources, and be stewards of our environment. Below are a few listed ways in which the schools could start greening themselves for an equitable survival.

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The West Coast Wonder: California’s Response to Global Warming

Green Home Blog

On January 1 st , 2013 the state of California, in conjunction with the California Air Resources Board (CARB), announced that it will reduce carbon emissions back down to 1990 levels by the year 2020. Filed under: Politically Green Tagged: climate change , green business , SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS.

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Prince’s Foundation Winning Design Unveiled for this year’s Ideal Home Show 2013

Green (Living) Review

Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned.

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Costa Rica: 5 great green reasons to go NOW

Green Traveler Guides

Costa Rica: 5 great green reasons to go NOW is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | The Americas’ Greenest | Costa Rica and eco-travel have long been synonymous. And for good reason.

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Win the ‘ultimate’ Costa Rican dream green vacation

Green Traveler Guides

Win the ‘ultimate’ Costa Rican dream green vacation is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Central America Costa Rica Experiences/Events News Nosara Osa Peninsula San Jose The Americas Tours Alta Hotel Cayuga Collection Coati Green Travel News Harmony Hotel Lapa Rios Eco-Lodge Nature Air Playa Guiones Reuters Enter online to win a week in Costa Rica at eco-luxe lodgings, with organic meals and travel on the world''s first certified carbon-neutral airline.

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TEDxAmman – Mohammed Asfour’s Green Message

Green Prophet

The chairman of the Jordan Green Building Council Mohammad Asfour tells us why nature inspires him to deliver a practical message of action. If you have been keeping an eye on the green scene in Jordan , then there’s no chance that you could have missed Mohammed Asfour.

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Contain Yourself: The Future of Sustainable Living?

Green Home Blog

Affordable housing is continuing to become scarce and therefore more green architectural innovation has emerged. This proposal is nearly complete and, according to the NYC Office of Emergency Management, should be capable of deploying around late 2013. The green benefit is twofold.

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Gorgeous green-roofed Ostim Eco Park is an incubator for clean tech in Turkey

Green Prophet

ONZ Architects strike the perfect balance between nature and development with their incredibly efficient green-roofed design proposal for the park, slated for construction in Ankara. Design clean tech Green design Turkey ONZ Architects OSTIM Eco Park

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The Top 10 Clean Energy Stories to Be Thankful for in 2013

Sierra Club Compass

  #4) FACEBOOK "LIKES" WIND ENERGY IN IOWA Across the Midwest, 2013 was a banner year for wind energy. However, this year, the two groups teamed up to form the Green Tea Coalition to advocate for expanding solar power in the Peach State.

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What's Killing Minnesota's Moose? | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

8, 2013 3:42 PM PST Tweet tipkodi /Flickr Minnesotas iconic moose are in such bad shape that the state called off the 2013 hunting season on Wednesday. 2013 March. Copyright ©2013 Mother Jones and the Foundation for National Progress. Skip to Navigation.

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Litterers: Stop them in Their Tracks

Green Home Blog

Filed under: Blog and Green Library , Green Cleaning , Your Community. Blog and Green Library Green Cleaning Your CommunityCentral Park in the heart of Manhattan, NYC can be astounding.

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Going Wild in the Backyard

Green Home Blog

Filed under: Your Garden Tagged: COMPOSTABLE , Eco Home Improvement , ecofriendly , Green kids , Green Your Home , ORGANIC , USA MADE. Your Garden COMPOSTABLE Eco Home Improvement ecofriendly Green kids Green Your Home ORGANIC USA MADEGoing Wild in the Backyard.

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So You Think You Might Like Home-Based Geothermal Energy?

Green Home Blog

Filed under: Eco Home Improvement , Green Living , Save Energy Tagged: air quality , Eco Home Improvement , ENERGY EFFICIENT , environmental products , geothermal , green building , ground source heat pump , HVAC , steam , turbine.

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Welcome 2013 at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week

Green Prophet

Think of Davos or the Aspen Institute: at this is a green conference on steroids panelists and audiences will convene to: Accelerate global adoption of renewable energy. Green Prophet’s been broadcasting Abu Dhabi’s environmental initiatives bespoke to Middle East applications.

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