Russell Simmons Graces New Vegan Ads on Washington DC Buses


Hip-hop mogul, Russell Simmons teams up with PETA for a new vegan ad campaign that will be seen on Washington, DC metro light rails. Read More The post Russell Simmons Graces New Vegan Ads on Washington DC Buses appeared first on Ecorazzi.

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Bird Deaths in Washington DC Lead to Calls for a Lights Out Program

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home about advertise archives birds conservation contact galleries links reviews subscribe Browse: Home / Asides / Bird Deaths in Washington D.C. Lead to Calls for a Lights Out Program Bird Deaths in Washington D.C. Lead to Calls for a Lights Out Program By Corey • March 16, 2011 • No comments yet Tweet Share City Wildife , an organization in Washington D.C. capital, has released a report on the deadliest buildings in Washington D.C.

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D.C.-area hotel wins LEED Gold

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The hotel’s certification is shared with D.C.-area Arlington District of Columbia North America United States Virginia Green Travel News LEED Marriott Renaissance Arlington Capital View Reuters Washington DCRenaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel has been awarded LEED Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.

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NYC-DC: What’s the Best Way to Travel Green?

Nature Conservancy - Science

The Washington DC to New York City trip and its reverse is one of the most traveled routes in the United States. I assumed a Union Station, DC to Penn Station, NY trip and the reverse — roughly city center to city center. Image courtesy of A Dash of Scrapbooking.

Why Wonder Woman is Important Now More than Ever.

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Interview: Stephanie Flack talks DC Environmental Film Fest


The Real Work Begins Today: 4 Tips for Change.

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Equal Rights Health & Wellness Right Livelihood WAYLON: Today Only after the march change begins change the world equal rights self-care trump washington d.c. Now the marches are over. It is today that the real work will begin.

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DC Entertainment Super Heroes Fight Famine in Africa


The Justice League, an international team of super heroes, is on a new quest to fight famine in the Horn of Africa and wants fans to become heroes themselves. Read More. Causes News People Top News

Washington, DC green: Restaurant Nora

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A very brief history of green wine Info News Views Our favs Useful resources Travel blogs we like Contact Washington, D.C. Restaurant Nora: D.C.'s Although the D.C.

Police in D.C. Arrest over 400 People—Where is the Media?

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This is the most people ever arrested at once in the capital, and we are hearing crickets from the media. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Family, Youth, Enlightened Education WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today #democracyspring black lives matter corruption equal rights Media blackout no media coverage peaceful demonstration plolitics power for the people voter rights Voter suppression

This Weekend’s DC VegFest to Host Big Vegan Food Drive


Read More The post This Weekend’s DC VegFest to Host Big Vegan Food Drive appeared first on Ecorazzi. The capital''s VegFest will feature a cruelty-free food drive that could help feed thousands. Causes News People Top News Vegan

What You Don’t Know about Mother’s Day.

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Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Activism Ann Jarvis Anti War awareness Civil War compassion Declarations FTD Hallmark Cards Julia Ward Howe killing Marches Mother's Day Proclamation mothers day peace police police shooting politics Proclamations washington d.c. When we understand where someone or something is coming from our awareness is profoundly enhanced.

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Chinese Birds in Washington DC

10,000 Birds

If you are one of those nature lovers that appreciates that original Audubon plates do not represent the full extent of avian art, you may appreciate the new exhibit at the Freer Gallery of Art on the National Mall. Winged Spirits: Birds in Chinese Painting presents the finest of avian and flower art from the Ming and Qing dynasties from now through August. They say that at least 35 species can be identified, so bring your field guide! Asides art china

Someone has been listening to too much AC/DC*

Environmental Economics

From the Miscellany section of Economic Inquiry , Andy Keeler: Welfare economics must adapt to the growing consensus over the assignment of rights to animals. We extend nonmarket valuation techniques to the study and measurement of the preferences of Chinook salmon regarding their aquatic habitat and the value of their existence. We find that these techniques are as valid for fish as they are for humans.

A Protest Virgin goes to D.C.

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"I could feel my anger rising with that ferocious tide. But a man on crutches, with a smoking bundle of sage, reminded me of what I believe:".

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AC/DC: Highway to…Wine?


They may be known for strong guitars and wailing vocals, but AC/DC does more than just rock. AC/DC The Wine launches in Australia tomorrow, and will eventually be available worldwide. Entertainment Music ac/dc

D.C. To Get A Kosher Delivery Truck From Top Chef Spike Mendelsohn.

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To Get A Kosher Delivery Truck From Top Chef Spike Mendelsohn Tafline Laylin | March 9th, 2011 | Comment | Email this Share Top Chef Spike Mendelsohn, bemoaning the lack of decent kosher food in Washington D.C., Mother Of Five Will Be The First Emirati Woman To Visit Antarctica D.C.

Theodore Roosevelt: The Birding Citizen-Scientist-in-Chief

Nature Conservancy - Science

This snapshot of DC bird life is a puzzling artifact. At first, I thought this indicated that Washington D.C. These forest-nesters from Teddy’s white house list still nest in small numbers in the forests of Washington D.C.’s Theodore Roosevelt in Yosemite.

Ethical Fashion Show at D.C. Fashion Week Begins a Conversation on Change

Eco Chic

“Moving the needle” was the phrase of the night, it seemed, at the opening night of D.C.’s But host and founder of D.C. Contrary to popular opinion, D.C. Hosted at partner D.C. Jan Baker, a local entrepreneur and one of the team members and leaders of D.C.

Bye-Bye, Styrofoam: Washington, D.C., Finally Bans Plastic Take-Out Containers

Green (Living) Review

With all the in-fighting in Congress, sometimes it can seem like there’s never any good news coming out of Washington, D.C. On June 24, 2014, the D.C. Restaurants and cafés will no longer be able to use nonbiodegradable food and drink cups and boxes.

Walking for Water

Conservancy Talk

This year, I celebrated Earth Day 2013 by participating in a Walk for Water in Washington, DC along with the US State Department, USAID, the Embassy of Sweden, Conservation International, WWF and WASH Advocates.

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White House Easter Egg Roll Will Be Eco-Friendly


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Sierra Club Compass

Washington, D.C. DCS primarily focuses on schools and nonprofit community institutions in Wards 5, 7, and 8 in D.C. Youngblood explained that the company plans to expand to other public charter schools in the D.C. public charter schools will soon have a sunnier future.

Government Shutdown: Can Nature Be a Part of the Solution?

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Kanye West Chows Down on Vegan Goodies in D.C.


Backstage at Kanye West''s recent DC show, the rapper and his team enjoyed a vegan spread from Woodlands Vegan Bistro. Read More The post Kanye West Chows Down on Vegan Goodies in D.C.

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Masdar Reps Head Stateside To Recruit Bright Green Talent

Green Prophet

Recently at the United Arab Emirates Embassy in Washington D.C., Mother Of Five Will Be The First Emirati Woman To Visit Antarctica D.C.

Biggest US climate rally ever calls for the President to reject the Keystone pipeline project

Green Blog

Tens of thousands of protesters rallied this past Sunday in Washington DC, USA, to demand action on climate change. Global Warming Barack Obama climate change climate protest demonstration Keystone XL pipeline USA Washington DC

2009 Solar Decathalon Lights Up Washington, D.C.

Green Life Smart Life

A week before the start of the competition, the homes were sent to Washington, D.C. Tagged: Building green, Department of Energy, Green Building, Solar Decathlon, Sustainable Design, Washington DC. Tags: Energy Good for the Planet Green Green Building Green Electronics Technology Building green Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Sustainable Design Washington DC

5 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Practice Count. ~ Jean Marie Hackett

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Tour The White House Gardens This Weekend


In D.C. events: DCthis weekend? Looking for something to do? This weekend the White House will open its 18-acres for the public to tour. This includes the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, the South Lawn, the Rose Garden, and the newly famous White House Kitchen Garden.

CMD and Allies Urge McDonalds, Johnson & Johnson and State.

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D.C. Mayor Declares September 16 ‘Hayden Panettiere Day’


If you live in Washington D.C., Gray held a ceremony on Friday honoring the actress/activist for her support of the cause to make Washington D.C. apparently you can now write “Hayden Panettiere Day” under September 16 on your calendar. Mayor Vincent C. a state. According to the Huffington Post, she has appeared in a [.]. News Pop Culture hayden panettiere

Activists to Descend Upon USDA to Save Nosey the Elephant


A group of animal activists are planning a rally in Washington D.C. this week in hopes of finally freeing Nosey the Elephant. Nosey is a 32-year-old pachyderm who was sold Read More The post Activists to Descend Upon USDA to Save Nosey the Elephant appeared first on Ecorazzi.

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Animals at the Washington D.C. Zoo Sensed Earthquake in Advance


While my cats slept through the earthquake up in NY, many of the animals at the Washington D.C. We all know that human senses are dull compared to those of other species.

Video: Community Renewable Energy Act - a path forward for solar energy in DC

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DC City Council votes to move ahead on solar panel initiative from Kristen E on Vimeo.   DC City Council Votes to Move Ahead on Solar Power Initiative.

Best Gun Control Advertisement Ever

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Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Background Checks gun control Gun Shows gun violence impermanence Legislation nra shame the National Rifle Association washington d.c. Is it time to apply the principle of impermanence to the second amendment?

November 6th- Tar Sands Action Returns to DC


One year from the next election, action will again return to DC to try to encircle the White House to ask President Obama to reject the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. Just in case there was any chance you could forget about the action!

Should I Say 'Climate Change' or 'Global Warming?' — Sightline.

Sightline Daily

Im as frustrated as the next person watching the same, tired, old conversation unfold in Washington DC--global warming: yes or no? ( Skip to content. Skip to navigation Advanced Search Document Actions Sections Front Page Daily News Daily Score Blog The Daily Score Special Series Word on the Street 71 In a Series Should I Say Climate Change or Global Warming? Posted by Anna Fahey 03/07/2011 03:47 PM Research: Republicans are far more likely to deny "global warming" than "climate change."

Bloomberg Denounces NRA/ALEC "Shoot First" Laws | PR Watch

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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg held a press conference Wednesday in Washington, DC to denounce the "Shoot First" law conceived by the National Rifle Association and promoted through the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). Skip to Main Content Area. Contact Us. News Feeds.

The Good, bad and the ugly: High voltage DC transmission


High voltage DC transmission. In addition, high voltage direct current can also carry more electricity per conductor as a DC line has constant voltage, which is the same as peak voltage in an alternating current line. Load changes that would affect AC lines don’t really have much of a bearing on DC systems and the power flow from a DC link will help stabilize AC networks. Advantages of High voltage DC transmission. Disadvantages of High voltage DC transmission.