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For example, scrap recycling centers like SIMS Metal Management, American Scrap Metal, Biloxi Auto Recycling operates their facility for scrap recycling in Biloxi, where I spent my childhood. She loves nature and urges her readers to go green. Activism Art Consumerism Entertainment Go Green Green Building Green Energy/Transportation Spotlight Sustainability Travel Conservation Green recycle Road Trip Tips By Guest Contributor: Anne Staley.

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South India's Fort Cochin: stay in green luxury

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Home About What and who we are Staff Awards Press Tips Why travel green Green traveler’s to do’s Carbon Offsets Travel secrets of frequent fliers Buy Deals Photos Wine Green wine: what is it? Green consciousness has definitely sprouted here, and is growing. Historic Fort Cochin (Kochi) is the green traveler’s best jumping off point for a Kerala exploration. All these good green things aside, the magic of Brunton is the mood it invites.

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Cargo bikes

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The Portland brewer Hopworks commissioned Portland’s Metrofiets to build it a custom. Unlike electric bikes, they fit perfectly into North America’s existing bike culture (macho, anti-auto, lighthearted). Related Stories Meet the Minimalists Unlocking Spare Bedrooms: Occupancy Limits Innovative Green Building at Seattle’s Via6. Editor’s Note: A slow holiday week at the office makes room for some old favorites.

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5 Phenomena of the Centuary so far

The Green Changemakers

In the late 20th century leaders of cities everywhere wanted bio tech companies, an auto plant, the next Microsoft, fashion designers and the movie industry to flourish in their town. The Green Revolution – not the agricultural one, but the shift to more sustainable urban construction and sustainable design. 10 years ago, as the US Green Building Council began promoting “green” construction and its LEED rankings, everyone laughed.

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Crescent Lake Homes to be a pioneering example of sustainable.


Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Autos. Crescent Lake Homes is an architectural design for urban settings that will brings us face to face with the idea of varied use of the Indian landscape.The Oragadam-Tamil Nadu plan is a magnificent attempt to integrate clean and green neighborhood industries into residential areas that will explore the green potential to build an elite urban community. Please login. Sign In.

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eConference - Planning healthy and child friendly communities

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Louis, MO Innovative Ways that Local Government can be a Catalyst for Building Health into Community Design Tracy Delaney, San Diego, CA Neighborhood Influences on the Physical Activity of Low-income, African American Children: A Qualitative Perspective Douglas Williams, Champaign IL Preventing Lead Paint Exposure Michael Weitzman, New York, NY Systems, Policies and Environments for Childhood Obesity Prevention Laura K.

FrieslandCampina's Vietnam headquarters combines stunning.


Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Autos. FrieslandCampina Head Quarter Picture Gallery FrieslandCampina Head Quarter The inclined living green roof is a usable open-air space. A sloping green roof greets visitors and employees under which sits the three-storied office. The building loop falls in towards a side entrance and resembles a drop of milk or a vague horseshoe pattern when viewed from the sky. Please login.

A New, Bold Plan for a Carbon-Neutral UK by 2030

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In 384 pages, CAT presents a comprehensive look at the kind of systemic changes needed to achieve dramatic emissions reduction in just 20 years in such areas as farming, energy generation, building codes, transportation planning, and economic frameworks. This report truly addresses the scope, scale and speed of the climate crisis and the solutions needed to create a bright green future. Tags: Sustainable-development Ebook Energy Research Green Climate-change

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Community Solutions for Peak Oil and Post Carbon

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Plan B – The "clean and green" approach proposes using large-scale renewables like wind, solar, biofuels and hydrogen to maintain our high energy way of life and keep us complacent and consuming. Appendix III – References Our solution for housing is Home Retrofitting, a plan to make improvements in the energy efficiency of existing residential homes to reduce energy consumption and increasing energy costs to operate buildings.

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Sidewalk made of discarded toilets adds into Bellingham's green.


Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Autos. Sidewalk made of discarded toilets adds into Bellinghams green efforts. Crazy ideas often boost green technologies. The city of Bellingham, Washington has recently grabbed interest of green lovers for recycling landfill-dumped porcelain from over 400 crushed toilets to build a sidewalk. Indian Railways to have eco-friendly Green Toilets. Please login. Sign In.

Top 20 Urban Planning Successes of All Time

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Chicago Boulevard System : The history of the Boulevard System of Chicago was conceived in 1837 and constantly expanded over the years; but, by 2001, the increasing popularity of the neighborhood and the trend of tearing down single family homes to build multi-unit condominiums threatened the integrity and historic significance of the boulevards. Eugene, Oregon : If you want to know about green cities, Eugene make the top five in the Popular Science America’s 50 Greenest Cities.

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Portland to host the country's first EV quick charging station


Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Autos. The US city of Portland took a new leap forward in promoting green-building, transportation and renewable energy within the city. Tapis Rouge: A green installation by Marseillian artist. Please login. Sign In. User Name / Email. Password. Forgot Password. Dont have an account? Join Now. Login. slideshows. Greenlists //. gallery //. Transportation. Architecture. Technology.

Krankenhaus Nord Wein Hospital to incorporate high building.


Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Autos. Krankenhaus Nord Wein Hospital to incorporate high building standards, green living. Most modern buildings are made to look good with little consideration for the impact they may have on the environment. But this doesn’t mean that there aren’t designers who are striving to come up with building plans that are innovative and pose a minimal threat to the environment.

POSCO developed steel to reduce weight of EVs


Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Autos. POSCO’s CEO, Chung Joon Yang, said that the initiative was the result of the company’s efforts towards green growth and prosperity with its clients. This isn’t the first green initiative for the company. The project is popularly called the POSCO Green Building. Tapis Rouge: A green installation by Marseillian artist. Please login. Sign In. User Name / Email.

The 2011 Edition of the Journal of Sustainability Education

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CONTINUE READING OPINION Buildings, Climate Change, Education and Action: The role of the building sector systems in climate change mitigation By Peter Papesch, Jeff Haberl, Robert Koester, Dan Proctor and Bob Berkebile In this clarion call for broad-based change in the way buildings are designed and built and occupied, Papesch and his colleagues bring attention to the broad swaths of society that are involved in this fundamental aspect of our daily lives.

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To The Next U.S. President: 100 Words for 100 Days

The Green Changemakers

Barnstorming a world without borders, the President can begin America’s journey toward a bright green future. Reframe international development, e.g. war in Afghanistan, to empower people to meet their own needs for energy, water, food, sanitation, transportation, buildings, etc., Eric Corey Freed, Principal, organicARCHITECT ; Author, "Green Building & Remodeling for Dummies" Our next President must embrace the idea of an inevitable future free of fossil fuels.

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