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Fuel Cell vs. Battery Electric Transport

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Is this a good investment or just a way to sell a few cars for mandatory green credits? We all now know that battery powered electric vehicles clearly have won round one of the next generation of transportation motor evolution.

How Green is Natural Gas?

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A recent Cornell study concludes that electicity produced from natural gas fired turbines is far more carbon intensive than previously thought; even greater than coal.

Field Report: Green Education in Ethiopia

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Fields of green crops blow in the wind — the harvest is expected to produce record amounts of the local grain Tef, as well as wheat, barley, and vegetables. I am now on a flight back from Ethiopia (located near the horn of East Africa, surrounded by Sudan, Somalia, Kenya and Eritrea).

"Apple computers have emerged as the clear leader as far as green computers go."

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““Apple computers have emerged as the clear leader as far as green computers go.”” - According to Nikki Martin at Incrediblygreen.org, the newest Macbook is the greenest laptop for the following reasons. green gear

Logitech has released the world’s first solar-powered.

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green gearLogitech has released the world’s first solar-powered wireless keyboard (model K750). It has a built-in light meter that shows whether there is enough light in the room. Why did it take this long? Well, let’s not complain!

Greening Up an Old House.

Elephant Journal

Old houses are a mixed blessing, though. Drafty windows, inefficient insulation, and so many other factors make conscious living to.

8 Green Items Every Home Should Have

Green Home Blog

8 Green Items Every Home Should Have. Greening your home can be a daunting process. Green cleaning products. Reducing waste is one of the most important goals of going green, and composting is an easy way cut down on your trash haul. Green lighting.

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3 Companies “Greening Up” the Workplace

Living Green & Saving Energy

Green Building Council reports that 41 percent of commercial construction in 2012 was green and predicts that it will rise to almost 50 percent in 2015. States with the most green office […]. green living green work habits green companies Green Workplace More and more companies benefit from eco-friendly building that increases property value, decreases operating costs and pays back within seven years. The U.S.

A Guide to Green Flooring

Green Home Blog

A Guide to Green Flooring. And no matter what kind of carpet you chose, keep it clean with a green carpet shampoo and regular steam cleaning to help control allergens.

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5 Ways to Save Green While Going Green This Summer

Living Green & Saving Energy

Fortunately, there are several tips homeowners can try that can help them to stay as green as possible, even when […]. green living how to go green saving energy saving money going green and save money how to go green and save money save energy save money

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United wins green award

Green Traveler Guides

” “This is a great honor for United and reflects the growing importance of sustainability to our corporate customers,” says Angela Foster-Rice, United’s […] United wins green award is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Make Your Smart Home a Green Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

green home green living saving energy saving money saving water Smart HomeYour current lifestyle depends on the usage of energy; however, with a rise in population and a decrease in natural resources, energy costs are growing exponentially.

Green Living 2.0, Sustainable Communities

Green Home Blog

Now that the Boomers are retiring and experiencing the “empty nest” syndrome, the half-century dream of living in a “green community” is re-emerging. Green Living commune community living ecofriendly ecovillage going green green building green living intentional communities SUSTAINABLE

5 Ways To Green Your Bedroom

Green Home Blog

5 Ways To Green Your Bedroom. Green your bed! It’s easy to overlook the bedroom when you’re trying to go green – what’s the point if you’re asleep in there the whole time anyway? To get you started, here’s a list of five ways you can keep your bedroom safe, clean, and green.

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Green Lunches for Schools

Green Home Blog

It’s unfortunate that said schools also need a wakeup call – a call that brings them into the 21 st Century with green banners flying. Filed under: Eating Well Tagged: bulk purchasing , COMPOSTABLE , ecofriendly , going green , PTA , RECYCLED-UPCYCLED , school lunches , SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS.

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5 great green hotels in Canada

Green Traveler Guides

| Greening in Canada | When it comes to traveling, people who have sustainable lifestyles might think that they have to leave their green practices at home and tolerate an overwhelming amount of wasted resources when staying at a hotel.

Green Small Business Startup Ideas

Green Home Blog

If you own a small business you probably already know how important it is to embrace and incorporate some sort of green initiative into your business model. It is green re-using at its finest. Green Goats. Go small business green and feel good about keeping it real.

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Las Vegas green: B&B Ristorante

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Fortunately, though, it is possible […] Las Vegas green: B&B Ristorante is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Can Gray Infrastructure Be Green?

Conservancy Talk

Climate Change Environmental News Green Economy Opinion The Nature Conservancy Biodiversity Climate Science & Research conservation Editor's Choice environment fossil fuels grey infrastructure solar energy sustainable developmentRenowned biologist, philosopher and naturalist Edward O.

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Compare 5 green products with their outdated counterparts

Green Home Blog

Find out how you can act smart, buy smart and go green without losing the convenience you need. However, if we sub-consciously make an effort to use less energy in our home in combination with green appliances, together, we can conserve a great amount.

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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Santa Barbara grows up (and gets green)

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While […] Santa Barbara grows up (and gets green) is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | A New Eco-Hotel in a Revitalized Arts District | I grew up an hour south of Santa Barbara, and have lived there twice over the last two decades.

Winning some (eco) green in Vegas

Green Traveler Guides

| Green? I suppose someone chooses this epicenter of American hedonism as a basecamp for exploring the natural wonders of the Nevada […] Winning some (eco) green in Vegas is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Wanna Bet? |

Manila, the Philippines: green takes root

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Yet Manila, the sprawling metropolis that is her capital, poses somewhat more of a challenge for a green-conscious traveler. Once known […] Manila, the Philippines: green takes root is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Prissy Green

Green Earth Journey

Karissa from Prissy Green has taken her life. She was an extremely valuable member of the Green Eco Blogosphere. She was quite talented as a writer and had a huge fan following on her blog, Prissy Green. If you read here, you must have seen her blog. Not much information is known. I will keep you updated if I come across anything, such as information on where to send condolences to the family, but you will probably be able to get that information first from MomDot.

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5 great apps for green travel

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| Green at Your Fingertips | There’s an app for everything these days, so why not for traveling greener? Community Xtras eco-friendly travel apps green travel apps mobile apps for eco travel mobile apps for ecological travel

How the Construction Industry Is Going Green

Living Green & Saving Energy

green building green constructionIn the United States, 39% of total carbon emissions are due to buildings. In other words, over a third of carbon emissions in the U.S. stem from the construction, operation, and demolition of buildings – everything from homes to high-rise office towers. What if those emissions could be reduced just by using the right materials […].

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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Why Green Roof?

Green Earth Journey

I know that green roofs cut down on CO2 and filter pollution and contaminants out of the air in cities, etc, etc. Building a green roof isn’t cheap; will I benefit directly in any way? In fact, it’s estimated that a green roof will last twice as long as a conventional roof.

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Aqua Bamboo: a green sanctuary in the heart of Waikiki

Green Traveler Guides

As you enter this boutique, award-winning green “condotel” (meaning each unit is privately owned), you leave behind the chaos and enter a peaceful sanctuary […] Aqua Bamboo: a green sanctuary in the heart of Waikiki is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

10 Easy Ways to Green Your Halloween

Green Home Blog

10 Easy Ways to Green Your Halloween. Below are ten small changes you can make that will help you and your family have a green, healthy, and happy Halloween. Tagged: beeswax candles , composting , green holiday tips , green ideas , Halloween , LED lighting , reusable bags. Going Green Halloween green ideas green holiday tips composting reusable bags beeswax candles LED lightingPosted on October 11, 2011.

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Secrets of Green Cultures Part V: Ancient Healing

Green Home Blog

To understand ancient healing and its green applications, one must think outside the box. The Green Connection. These and many other secrets of ancient healing can be applied to the green movement in many ways.

6 Simple Ways to Green Up your Office Space

Hug a Tree with Me

6 Simple Ways to Green Up your Office Space: Recycle Everything: Recycled everything that can be recycled. Greening up your office doesn’t have to be challenging, it only takes you making small changes in order to make big differences in the health of the environment.

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How To Make Green Cleaning Products At Home

Green Home Blog

How To Make Green Cleaning Products At Home. Clean Green! Tagged: Cleaning , environmental products , green cleaning , green living , household products.

Political Green: The Climate is Mum

Green Home Blog

Political Green: The Climate is Mum. ALLERGY HEALTH SENSITIVE Defining Green SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS WATER ENERGY EFFICIENT 2012 election climate change climate deniers hurricane obama politics romney

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How to Save a Little Green by Going Green

Living Green & Saving Energy

Here are a few ways to not only go green but save green! saving energy saving money saving water go green save money going green green lifestyle how to go green save energy save money sustainable living

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How to Save a Little Green by Going Green

Living Green & Saving Energy

Here are a few ways to not only go green but save green! saving energy saving money saving water go green save money going green green lifestyle how to go green save energy save money sustainable living

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Amsterdam’s 50 shades of green

Green Traveler Guides

| The Dutch Know How to Have Good Green Fun | Last year, the green news website Eco Watch named Amsterdam one of the top 10 most environmentally friendly cities in the world. According to author Anastasia Pantsios, the honor was earned in large part because of city’s well-thought-out system of getting around without an automobile … which all […] Amsterdam’s 50 shades of green is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Going Green Made Easy: 4 Tips to Make Your Home More Energy-Efficient

Living Green & Saving Energy

Going green is […]. easy green living tip green living how to go green saving energy saving money going green and saving money green living tipsMost people have a big misconception about water and energy conservation.

Pink-necked Green Pigeon

10,000 Birds

Western Palearctic constitutions were not designed for these conditions, but here be Pink-necked Green Pigeons! Now simply seeing green pigeons should be enough for anyone and if only the females show, then that is what you get, but the males include a pink neck and orange belly in their plumage to make a spectacle best observed at close quarters. Birding Birds Pink-necked Green Pigeon SingaporeSingapore is sweltering its way through the monsoon. Heat and rain!

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