Rechargeable and disposable batteries – the environmental impact
Green Living Tips
SEPTEMBER 3, 2013
Learn more in this article. articles & guides energy gadgetsRechargeable batteries are definitely better for the bank balance; but what about the environment? And where can they be recycled once they're worn out?
What do Environmental and Resource Economists Think?
APRIL 19, 2017
Just a reminder to read John and my article: What do Environmental and Resource Economists Think ? in the Review of Environmental Economics and Policy. Blatant self-promotion alert. Right now we're #4 on the Most Read list, but we're not happy until we're #1. And why wouldn't we be with profound insights like this: political ideology may play a role in how AERE members view the issues
Eighty-percent of environmental economists surveyed think cutting EPA regulations will not benefit the U.S. economy
MARCH 24, 2017
Anyway, I know John posted about our article that (finally) came out in the Review of Environmental Economics and Policy , describing the set of issues upon which a sample of AERE members appear to have consensus, and those for which they don't. And it is also why: Eighty-percent of environmental economists surveyed think cutting EPA regulations will not benefit the U.S. Environmental economists are not market-killers.
Can Environmental SF Help Save Our Planet?
The Alien Next Door
MAY 7, 2014
That is the question David Holmes at Monash University asked in his Feb 20 th 2014 article in the Australian ezine The Conversation. There is an obvious trend toward environmental premise in science fiction. An environmental disaster.
An environmental law prof on Atlas' environmental substance abuse
MARCH 11, 2011
Got a question about environmental economics? Ask an environmental economist at the Answer Desk. valuation) side of environmental economics we don't know any environmental science; all we need to know is the Q (the environmental good) and how much it increases or decreases[*].
Top 10 environmental issues of 2013
JANUARY 6, 2014
It''s been another year of environmental disasters in the U.S. It''s disconcerting to know that the billionaire Koch brothers have been technically responsible: KCBX Terminals, which has done some of the dumping, is a division of Koch Industries, which has been implicated in numerous other environmental disasters. Oil Possibly the number one word on the tip of every environmental activist''s tongue this year, for a variety of unpleasant reasons.
Why Stopping Urbanization Is Not Only Impossible, But Misses the Environmental Point
Nature Conservancy - Science
MARCH 10, 2016
Related Articles. All these myriad environmental benefits are what are driving people to cities, and it is not clear we should try to stop them. This growth, due to increases in both population and consumption, could have significant environmental consequences.
Egypt’s environmental suicide by coal
MAY 27, 2014
In order to provide at least a partial solution to the country’s increasing energy needs, Egypt’s government is now turning to importing large shipments of coal through its Safaga Red Sea Port , according to an article published in the Saudi Gazette.
Win Earth Day Treasure from Environmental Booty!
The Green Samaritan
APRIL 21, 2011
To celebrate Earth Day, Environmental Booty has a great green giveaway going on. Check out the full article at www.thegreensamaritan.com. Contests Earth Day Green Living Earth Day 2011 Earth Day Deals Earth Day Giveaway Environmental BootyEB is an online community that gives you, your business or non-profit access to a growing list of members, features and interactive online resources like forums, “Green Deals and user profiles. Another.
Environmental Popcorn II : Green Documentaries
Environmental News Network
FEBRUARY 24, 2013
In celebration of the 85 th Academy Awards I have compiled a list of environmentally themed Academy Awards Nominated feature length documentaries from the last few years. Also, please feel free to share your opinions about the movies or recommend environmental documentary’s of your own liking.
Tunisia’s environmental progress slides back 25 years
DECEMBER 20, 2013
Green Prophet attends a local conference on water and pollution and stunningly sees how there is no framework for Tunisia to make environmental change and progress. Environmental sensibilization, through education, and starting from kindergarden, is an impending public policy.
The Holy City & The Windy City To Form Historic Environmental.
FEBRUARY 27, 2011
We need mammoth human collaboration in order to surmount our global environmental problems. It is an environmental partnership that will hopefully spread a wave of similar collaboration.
What are you willing to pay to provide your article as open access?
APRIL 18, 2011
From the inbox: In the course of this quarter authors of JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT will have the option to pay a fee to make their article freely available to non-subscribers. In other words, authors are given the choice of making their own article Open Access, the charge for article sponsorship is $3,000. Authors can only select this option after their article has been accepted for publication.
Job-killing environmental regulations?
OCTOBER 21, 2011
Paul Krugman considers the impacts of environmental policy and finds that: the macroeconomic impacts are small (even when apparently overestimated). the environmental impacts are large. Here is the bulk of the article: Both Rick Perry and Mitt Romney have. put weakened environmental protection at the core of their economic proposals, as have Senate Republicans. But is there a longer-term economic case for less environmental protection?
Jerusalem, 3/29: Ted-Inspired Environmental Peacemaking
FEBRUARY 21, 2011
No stranger to such challenges, Israelis, Palestinians, and Jordanians have long struggled to make environmental peace amidst ongoing political disputes with the help of group such as Friends of the Earth Middle East (FoEME).
Dishwashing detergent environmental impact
Green Living Tips
JUNE 6, 2009
Learn more about what to watch for and pick up some earth friendly washing up tips in this article Washing dishes using certain types of dishwashing detergent can cause damage to the environment.
The paper cup and its environmental impact
Green (Living) Review
OCTOBER 12, 2012
2012 Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article by Michael Smith (Veshengro) And I do not even want to talk about the expanded polystyrene (Styrofoam) cup.
A Profile of Iraq's Environmental Woes
MARCH 2, 2011
Well, if you’re anything like me surprisingly little considering its pivotal place in the Middle East I think this post was born at the moment I realised I knew so little about Iraq and it environmental concerns.
Actors Criticize Obama’s Environmental Failures
SEPTEMBER 7, 2011
He also included a link in his tweet to a blog on the topic, which outlines several of Obama’s environmental failures. Hollywood legend Redford wrote a lengthy article for the Huffington Post stating his thoughts on the situation.
What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schumann Resonance.
The Alien Next Door
OCTOBER 20, 2010
Everything in life is vibration —Albert Einstein “All vibrating things in this world have their own, ‘natural’ frequency which they are most comfortable with,” writes Sanjay Aqrawal in an Ezine article entitled “Brain Entrainment and Schumann Resonance”.
Editor of Arabic Environmental Magazine Scoops Top Eco Prize.
MARCH 9, 2011
It is believed to be one of the most prestigious environmental prizes worldwide. Saab has also influenced the establishment of the Arab Forum for Environment and Development (AFED) which is now an influential think-tank for environmental issues in the region.
Interview With Environmental Filmmaker Zeina Aboul Hosn
MAY 24, 2011
We speak to the Zeina Aboul Hosn, an environmental filmmaker based in the Middle East about sharks, working on the Age of Stupid and the challenges she faces in her work. I was always very passionate about environmental issues so I studied environmental health at American University of Beirut.
Population or Environmental Food Crisis, Part 2: Popular overpopulation theories
AUGUST 15, 2013
This is part two of a series of articles that take a closer look on the relationship between increasing human population levels and the food production system that sustains human livelihoods. Kaplan’s article was written during some of the worst and bloodiest moments in the history of Africa.
AJAE's virtual issue on environmental economics
DECEMBER 15, 2016
In this virtual issue of the American Journal of Agricultural Economics , we highlight recent research on agri-environmental issues. Barely discussed in the literature twenty years ago, articles that focus on agri-environmental issues are now prominent in the agricultural economics research agenda. The collection concludes with two papers on environmental regulation, one involving the costs of regulation for a typical U.S. James Vercammen ( AJAE Editor).
Population or Environmental Food Crisis, Part 6: Alternative agriculture
AUGUST 21, 2013
This is part six of a series of articles that take a closer look on the relationship between increasing human population levels and the food production system that sustains human livelihoods.
Coalition of environmental, public health and civil rights organisations fights GOP attack on EPA
FEBRUARY 11, 2011
Supporters of clean air and water this week pushed back against a Republican Party proposal to stop the Environmental Protection Agency from doing its job to protect Americans from air pollution. It is the Environmental Protection Agency that stands in the way of their unrestrained habits that are making us sick. This article was first published in People’s World on February 10th, 2011.
How to Get Decision-Makers to Invest in Nature
JUNE 2, 2016
White papers and peer-reviewed journal articles have their place, too. It would cost less than building a levee, we argued, and it would create a host of environmental co-benefits for free. Show us the data. That’s what I hear almost every time I work with decision-makers.
The lead article in the March J. of Econ. Lit. is about envirodevonomics (envirodevonomics?)
MARCH 16, 2015
Environmental quality in many developing countries is poor and generates substantial health and productivity costs. However, the few existing measures of marginal willingness to pay (MWTP) for environmental quality improvements indicate low valuations by affected households. And here 't'is: Greenstone, Michael, and B. Kelsey Jack. 2015. "Envirodevonomics: "Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for an Emerging Field."
Privately Run Medicare Plans are Really Expensive | Mother Jones
FEBRUARY 18, 2013
18, 2013 9:20 PM PST Tweet Austin Frakt draws my attention today to a new article about the administrative costs of Medicare. Meet progressive singles in the environmental, vegetarian. Skip to Navigation. Skip to Content. Mother Jones. Politics. Environment. Culture. Photo Essays.
The Top 7 Environmentally Friendly Countries
Eco Friendly Daily
OCTOBER 30, 2014
This is the biggest challenge when measuring environmental factors. The Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI). The same group is currently working on an updated pilot ranking system called the Environmental Performance Index (EPI). Think Local, Act Global.
Don’t Go Bananas! Easy Ways to Remember What Those Produce Labels Mean
The Green Samaritan
APRIL 28, 2011
Check out the full article at www.thegreensamaritan.com. Green Living Healthy Living Environmental Working Group Shopper's Guide labels on fruit PLU labels what do the labels on fruit meanIf you haven’t already, take a closer look at those little sticky labels on the fruit and vegetables you buy at the grocery store. Those numbers provide important information regarding just how the produce was grown. So even is something is marked as organic, the sticker will reassure you.
Environmental regulations have always been an easy target
JANUARY 23, 2017
1995) in the Journal of Economic Literature: More than two decades ago, the first Earth Day in 1970 marked the beginning of the modern environmental movement. Since that time, the United States has spent more than $1 trillion to prevent or reduce environmental damages created by industrial and commercial activities. I don't know of a more recent review articles (suggestions?) Stavins, Environmental Regulation and the Competitiveness of U.S.
A Witness to Environmental Justice Over 20 Years
Sierra Club Compass
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy proclaimed the month of February 2014 as Environmental Justice Month. This column was written by Sierra Club Environmental Justice Organizer Rita Harris, pictured above on the right.
Population or Environmental Food Crisis, Part 5: Conventional agriculture
AUGUST 21, 2013
This is part five of a series of articles that take a closer look on the relationship between increasing human population levels and the food production system that sustains human livelihoods. The environmental food crisis is a term that comes from UNEP and a report which the organization commissioned in 2009 in response to the food price crisis. The report concluded that food prices will increase and become more volatile from escalating environmental degradation.
Population or Environmental Food Crisis, Part 7: Reaching food security today and tomorrow
AUGUST 22, 2013
This is the final part of a series of articles that have taken a closer look on the relationship between increasing human population levels and the food production system that sustains human livelihoods. Population or Environmental Food Crisis?
Yikes: "Environmental Substance Abuse"
MARCH 1, 2011
Got a question about environmental economics? Ask an environmental economist at the Answer Desk. Anyone doing applied environmental economics has to at least attempt to read some of this report. This paper deserves to be read by anyone purporting to be an environmental economist.
Population or Environmental Food Crisis, Part 3: Population levels for today and tomorrow
AUGUST 16, 2013
This is part three of a series of articles that take a closer look on the relationship between increasing human population levels and the food production system that sustains human livelihoods. Agriculture 2050 environmental crisis organic farming organic food overpopulation
Environmental Economics: Free market environmentalism and Coase
FEBRUARY 23, 2011
Got a question about environmental economics? Ask an environmental economist at the Answer Desk. And, in fact, that's the conclusion that this article in the Journal of Economic Issues reaches. Some disclosures: I haven't fully read the JEI article.
Environmental damage is preventable
Green (Living) Review
JUNE 6, 2012
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2011 environmental Scorecard ? Indigenize!
FEBRUARY 7, 2012
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