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Small Business Giving

Green Home Blog

Small Business Giving. If you run a small business you may want to enter this holiday season with a different approach. Instead of adorning your store or office with the usual tree, menorah, glitter and the like why not send a green message instead? There are ways you can let your customers and clients know that you are not just a business that is only concerned about the bottom line but rather a business that sees the big picture.

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Dalai Lama: ‘It’s Best to Go Vegetarian’

Eccorazzi

For World Compassion Day, the Dalai Lama urged people around the world to show compassion for animals and become vegetarian. Read More The post Dalai Lama: ‘It’s Best to Go Vegetarian’ appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Healthy Living News Top News Vegan Vegetarian dalai lama wayne pacelle

Way Better Chestnut & Kabocha Squash Chip H'orDip (video)

Eco-Vegan Girl

I'm not kidding when I say this is one of the best recipes I've ever made. Unfortunately I can't take all the credit because Jason Wrobel is mostly responsible for this creation, which probably explains why it tastes so darn good.

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Chaka Khan’s Vegan Diet Helped Make Diabetes Meds Unnecessary

Eccorazzi

After a juice cleanse, plant based eating and exercise, the singer was able to ditch her type 2 diabetes medication. Read More The post Chaka Khan’s Vegan Diet Helped Make Diabetes Meds Unnecessary appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Featured News Vegan chaka khan

A Flood from the Past

Environmental Economics

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Where Are You Birding This First Weekend of December 2012?

10,000 Birds

We’re entering the home stretch of the calendar year with just one more month to go before 2013. December tends to be a hectic month with lots of end-of-year business activity interrupting our holiday preparation and celebration.

HRH The Prince of Wales receives international recognition for his unrelenting commitment to promote sustainability

Green (Living) Review

LONDON, November 2012: HRH The Prince of Wales was recognized as this year’s acclaimed Lifetime Achievement Winner at the 7th International Green Awards gala ceremony held at the iconic Battersea Power Station, London.

Top Five Xmas Gifts for Couples from BoldLoft

Hug a Tree with Me

Boldloft is the store that sells novelty gift products that makes you smile. Their drinking glasses, couples t –shirts, coffee mugs and body pillowcases are centered around positivity, fun, laughter and love, which makes a boldloft products great for gifting on any occasion.

‘Vampire Diaries’ Actor Ian Somerhalder Unveiled as Winner

Green (Living) Review

Recipe: Cinnamon Spiced Apples

Hug a Tree with Me

This simple snack recipe combines apples with cinnamon. It is light and satisfying with a kick of sweet. Apples are packed with fiber, potassium and iron and cinnamon can lower cholesterol and regulate blood sugar levels. Enjoy.

Starhotels E.c.ho Milano wins ‘Sustainable Design’ award

Green Traveler Guides

At the only international hotel event to focus entirely on hotel design, a family-owned eco-hotel in central Milan took this year's "Sustainable Design" award. Starhotels E.c.ho Milano, a 143-room hotel that was completely renovated in 2011 Starhotels E.c.ho

Is Slate Flooring Worth the Money?

Green Furniture Home Design

Slate is becoming a popular flooring choice for kitchens, bathrooms, entryways and patios. It’s a natural substance that won’t bring any manmade chemicals into your home, and it’s an incredibly durable material.

"The economics of carbon taxes"

Environmental Economics

This looks good: With the growing need for reform in the US fiscal system, the idea of a tax on carbon has emerged as a possible solution.

Birding while Holiday Shopping

10,000 Birds

Although the two activities seem mutually exclusive at first glance, shopping mall parking lots and the edge habitats that surround them can be ideal for incidental birding in the holiday season or even any season.

Identification of Causal Effects in Environmental and Energy Economics: Call for Papers

Environmental Economics

From Christian Vossler: The Howard H. Baker Jr.

Did You Sign the Petition for the Wildlife Conservation Stamp Yet?

10,000 Birds

Because you should. You really, really, should. It’s right here ! Asides

Joint Forces for Solar: “Photovoltaic could become the backbone of the US electricity grid.”

Green (Living) Review

Bonn / Somerset, NJ., November 2012: The severe damage caused by the super storm Sandy is still, two weeks following landfall, top of the agenda on the US East Coast. Sandy also dominated discussions among over 90 participants at the final PV Briefing & Networking Forum USA for 2012 hosted by Joint Forces for Solar in Somerset, New Jersey. Both attendees and speakers spoke out in favor of solar energy becoming the “backbone of the US electricity grid”.

Isn't it time Quincy Jones got everyone together for a 'We are the World: Climate Change Edition'?'

Environmental Economics

The U.S. rejected Kyoto because it didn't impose any binding commitments on major developing countries such as India and China, which is now the world's No. 1 carbon emitter. The U.S. and other Western countries insist that the firewall in the climate talks between developing and developed countries must be removed so that the new treaty can apply to all nations.

New Report: Look Before the LNG Leap - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

The natural gas fracking boom is causing major environmental challenges across the country ? including poisoned water in Pennsylvania, polluted air in Wyoming, earthquakes in Ohio, and profound changes to forests and

If not now, when?

Environmental Economics

If not us, who will post this? New York and New Jersey residents, just coming to grips with the enormous costs of repairing homes damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, will soon face another financial blow: soaring flood insurance rates and heightened standards for rebuilding that threaten to make seaside living, once and for all, a luxury only the wealthy can afford.

The Reality of Coal Mining Jobs

Sightline Daily

Think about coal miners and you probably envision old Americana images: soot-blackened union guys with picks slung over their shoulders. But the truth is, modern-day coal mining is highly mechanized and it employs relatively few workers, many of them non-union.

Miley Cyrus Adopts Another Pup

Eccorazzi

Miley Cyrus is one of Hollywood's biggest shelter animal advocates. But she doesn't stop at speaking up for the homeless critters. Read More The post Miley Cyrus Adopts Another Pup appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News miley cyrus

COP18: We Must Reform Fracking to Limit Environmental Impact.

Sierra Club Compass

Jim Dougherty, Director of Sierra Club talks about the group's work in the US defeating coal fired power stations. He explains that the group has moved from an environmental group aimed at protecting wild spaces to one

Time-Lapse Proof of Extreme Ice Loss

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Sea Level Rise Outpaces Expert Predictions

Celsias

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) projected an annual sea level rise last year in 2011 of 2 millimeters per year. According to new satellite data, there appears to be a stark difference between their projections and reality.

The Fight Against Fracking

Celsias

This article is reprinted from The Nation but originally appeared at TomDispatch.com.   There’s a war going on that you know nothing about between a coalition of great powers and a small insurgent movement.

Our Biggest Challenge- Climate Change

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Another musical offering from Melodysheep on Youtube