Tips to Shrink Your Business’ Carbon Footprint

Living Green & Saving Energy

Companies that go green are also more productive, according to researchers from UCLA and the University of Paris-Dauphine. In addition to increased productivity, reducing your carbon footprint can help reduce your costs and overall expenses. Going green doesn’t […]. green business practices Green News green work habits saving energy sustainability how to go green for business sustainable businesses

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What Is Your Carbon Footprint?

Green Home Blog

What is YOUR Carbon Footprint? This drastic change in our earth’s climate is caused by greenhouse gases, mostly carbon dioxide (CO 2 ), methane (CH 4 ), and ozone (O 3 ), that trap sunlight in the atmosphere and heat the earth below. Human activity over the last few decades is responsible for creating huge amounts of these gases, which is why reducing greenhouse gas emissions are such an important part of going green. What Is a Carbon Footprint?

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3-D print your makeup for a gorgeous carbon footprint!

Green Prophet

Here’s where that little pink becomes largely green: there is no large-scale manufacturing processes, no international shipping of raw materials and finished goods. Design Lifestyle 3D printing carbon footprint

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BookDifferent.com to publish carbon emissions for 593,000 hotels

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | Several travel booking websites now call out eco-friendly lodgings, but in a world-first, not only is the Netherlands-based BookDifferent revealing which hotels have a valid green certification—they are also publishing nearly 600,000 hotels’ carbon emissions.

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Qatar (Still) Has the World’s Largest Carbon Footprint

Green Prophet

According to the World Wildlife Fund’s latest report, Qatar still has the world’s largest carbon footprint. According to the WWF Living Planet report, high-income countries have an ecological footprint on average five times higher than that of low-income nations. “We

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Run Your Carbon Footprint Against the World’s

Green Prophet

My feet are big, at US women’s size 10, but my footprint is enormous. Drop a teabag in a mug, add boiled water, and in the time it takes to brew, you can calculate your carbon weight. I tried it and got a footprint of 9.88 tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.

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Case Study: We Measure One Family's Hajj Carbon Footprint (Part 1)

Green Prophet

If every year around 3 million people make the journey, what is their carbon footprint? Also how can we ‘green’ Hajj to make its impact on the planet gentler? tonnes of carbon for their flights. tonnes of carbon.

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Carbon Footprint – Summer Travel

Green Home Blog

Carbon Footprint – Summer Travel. For the remainder of the summer why not re-adjust your carbon footprint summer travel plans. Summer travel can be fun, educational and green all at once. Green Travel. kg of carbon per passenger mile.

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Coal Country Bank First to Report Carbon Footprint to Shareholders.

Mother Jones

Coal Country Bank First to Report Carbon Footprint to Shareholders. The bank has in recent years tried to give itself a green makeover, but apparently not enough to satisfy the shareholders behind the resolution, including a Roman Catholic group and Walden Asset Management.

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10 Green Ideas That Save Money and Help The Planet

Living Green & Saving Energy

By passing on the knowledge and ideas on living green and saving money to others, you give them a tangible benefit as well as improve the overall greenness of the world. carbon footprint easy green living tip green living saving energy saving money go green save money Green living practical green livingEnvironmental conservation and protection should be a concern for all individuals.

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10 Green Ideas That Save Money and Help The Planet

Living Green & Saving Energy

By passing on the knowledge and ideas on living green and saving money to others, you give them a tangible benefit as well as improve the overall greenness of the world. carbon footprint easy green living tip green living saving energy saving money go green save money Green living practical green livingEnvironmental conservation and protection should be a concern for all individuals.

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What Is Your Carbon Footprint?

Green Home Blog

What Is Your Carbon Footprint? This drastic change in our earth’s climate is caused by greenhouse gases, mostly carbon dioxide (CO 2 ), methane (CH 4 ), and ozone (O 3 ), that trap sunlight in the atmosphere and heat the earth below. Human activity over the last few decades is responsible for creating huge amounts of these gases, which is why reducing greenhouse gas emissions are such an important part of going green. What Is a Carbon Footprint?

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How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Living Green & Saving Energy

The best way To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint depends on where you live. Here is now to figure out the carbon footprint reduction plan that is best for you. Green News carbon footprint calculation Green living how to go green How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

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Veggie-licious Dishes for Meat-Free Monday. {Recipes}

Elephant Journal

Reduce your carbon footprint with this delicious Meatless Monday plan: Animal Rights Conscious Consumerism Enlightened Society Food Green Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Today Only.

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5 great apps for green travel

Green Traveler Guides

| Green at Your Fingertips | There’s an app for everything these days, so why not for traveling greener? You have the power in your pocket to keep track of your carbon footprint and take steps to minimize it like never before.

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What Can We Do to Stop Global Warming? ~ Erin Emanuel

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Z ADMIN Green Featured Today Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today carbon footprint climate change global warming green

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WorldBeing wristband tracks personal carbon consumption

Green Prophet

Now London designer Benjamin Hubert and his studio Layer Design have teamed up with British environmental consultancy Carbon Trust to produce a wristband that tracks energy use. Design carbon footprint calculation green tools sustainable lifestyle wearable tech

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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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How to Green Birding’s ‘Big Year’

Nature Conservancy - Science

Tim Boucher ( @tmboucher ) blogs frequently on birds and birding for Cool Green Science. All that flying and driving carries an enormous carbon cost. That Big Year belched about 200,000 pounds of carbon into the atmosphere.**. Introducing the Green Big Year.

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Sustainability Advice for Small Businesses

Environmental News Network

Generally speaking, people are getting better and better all the time at managing their own environmental footprints, and the effect that they have on the planet. Don’t forget to do the same with your customers, and encourage them to go green, too. By: Guest Contributor, Hannah Corbett.

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What is a carbon footprint?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) A carbon footprint is “the total set of greenhouse gases (GHG) emissions caused by an organization, event or product”. For simplicity of reporting, it is often expressed in terms of the amount of carbon dioxide, or its equivalent of other GHGs, emitted.

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Global Litter Clean-Up: Why Should We Give a Sh*t?

Elephant Journal

Ah, social media—specifically, Facebook. Some folks really don’t care for it, and I can understand why. We can get so caught up in our phones, gadgets and checking our social networks, rather than staying present and interacting with the people next to us.

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The Simplest Way to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Eco Friendly Daily

There are so many ways you can reduce your carbon footprint after you’ve done an assessment of your contribution. Small actions like unplugging electronics or taking them off the charger can yield big results when it comes to your carbon footprint.

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Fast and Frugal Tips for Greener Living This Winter

Environmental News Network

Compared to winter, it is easier to live green during any other time of the year. It may seem hard to live green during winter, but it is not impossible. KEEP YOUR HOME GREEN. If keeping a green yard is no longer possible, keep your home green, literally.

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Marriott leads global hotel chains in sustainability

Green Traveler Guides

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? B OOK GREEN TRAVEL HERE.

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CEO Of Organic Foods Company In Dubai Calls Local Farming “Stupid”

Green Prophet

His ideas may seem completely anti-green coming from an organic food distributor, but his logic is fairly sound. Food & Health carbon footprint organic organic agriculture organic farmingThe CEO of a Dubai-based company says growing organic food in the UAE is “stupid.&#.

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Browning Greens for Sustainable Golf in the Middle East

Green Prophet

Bisharat Golf Course in Jordan is a golfer’s green gone brown, including biodegradable golf balls. Lifestyle & Culture carbon footprint Jordan Middle East Oman sport water

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Carbon Footprints in the Garden

Green (Living) Review

The Environmental Footprint of Gardening and how to reduce it by Michael Smith (Veshengro) There has been a lot of discussion about carbon footprints – though I prefer to call it environmental footprint, for when we concentrate just on carbon we forget the other impact that we have on the Planet – in the news and elsewhere for some time already, but how does this relate to gardening? It is measured in units of carbon dioxide, hence the name carbon footprint.

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Stating the Green Case: Small Business Advantages

Green Home Blog

Running a small business is hard enough without having to implement green products or additions. However, what many companies do not realize is that by making their organization more green friendly, in turn, promotes good business. Small Business Green Example: Overkill.

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Planet Lovers: The New Wave of Sustainable Earth-Savers

Living Green & Saving Energy

carbon footprint climate change sustainability Green living sustainable living Planet Lovers: The New Wave of Sustainable Earth-Savers may surprise you.

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Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Green Earth Journey

There are many simple ways to reduce the footprint you leave on the planet. Learn how to reduce your footprint in each consumption category–carbon, food, housing, and goods and services—but don’t stop there. Reduce your Carbon Footprint Use cleaner transport Walk, bike, or take public transit whenever possible. Choose green electricity. Purchase carbon offsets to make up for the energy use you can’t eliminate.

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5 Eco Friendly Tips to Prepare for the New Year.

Elephant Journal

I confess that of the two, New Year''s is usually the one I prefer the most.

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WorldWatch Institute Aims for Small Consumer Carbon Footprints

Green Home Blog

WorldWatch Institute Aims for Small Consumer Carbon Footprints. The important thing about used is that the item has already built its burden of carbon emissions. More important, you have just shrunk your carbon footprint by 30 percent (or more, if you never fly for business).

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9 Ways to Be Eco-Friendly in Shared Spaces.

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green carbon footprint compost eco-friendly environment green New York recycle roommates shared space My son and I have had something like 13 roommates in the last year. That sounds insane. It’s not, it’s just New York City.

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Stunning Resort In Abu Dhabi Desert Will Celebrate Bedouin Architecture

Green Prophet

Architecture & Urban carbon footprint Eco-architecture Energy Efficiency green design Hassan Fathy sustainable materials tourismWe applaud Dubarch’s steps towards sustainability, but is a 70 hectare 5 star resort in no-man’s-land a good idea?

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Guess Which Countries Rank the Highest in Energy Efficiency

Environmental News Network

Green Politics Green Technology Natural Resources Policy Sustainability Carbon Footprint Conservation Emissions energy From: JonesOil.

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Bedroom Green: 6 Eco-Sexy Tips

Green Home Blog

And while you are finding the time and energy to steal away with your lover, why not incorporate some green tactics to make even the most intimate of intimates another step in lowering your carbon footprint and/or helping heal the planet? Thwart the Swimmers with Green Sense.

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Your Carbon Footprint at the 2016 Green Festival

Green Living Ideas

Green festivals incorporate environmental considerations to minimize their negative impacts through reduction of waste, water, and energy, use of fair trade or organic food, incorporating local suppliers and locally sourced products, and providing education about environmental impacts. A green festival is so much fun! This year’s Green Festival Expo in San Francisco will take place November [&hellip.

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High Flyers’ Legroom Generates More Emissions

Green Prophet

Now the World Bank confirms their carbon footprint is about sevenfold that of the average airborne Joe. The new study appears as airliners are juggling paradoxical goals: maximize in-flight luxuries while “greening up” operations.

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Qatar Airways Praised for its Natural Gas/Biofuel Push to the Skies

Green Prophet

Qatar has the largest per capita carbon footprint in the world. . Cars & Transportation aviation biofuel carbon footprint COP18 Doha ethane natural gas Qatar AirwaysCheaper flights for all?

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