NEA Expo in the San Diego Convention Centre

The Alien Next Door

The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Tuesday, July 7, 2009 NEA Expo in the San Diego Convention Centre Toulouse and I recently attended the NEA Expo in San Diego, California, where my book, The Fiction Writer , was being showcased.

San Diego Marine Corp Base Installs Solar Power On Major Facilities

Green (Living) Review

Camp Pendleton enhances the Military’s efforts to produce clean energy San Diego, CA, April 2012 : San Diego’s largest military training facility has enlisted one of the county’s fastest growing privately-held solar energy companies, Sullivan Solar Power, to install a 345,9000kW solar power system on two of the base’s shared dining facilities. Sullivan Solar Power is headquartered in San Diego, CA and owned and operated by Daniel Sullivan.

Health-conscious travelers near half of U.S. market

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | Health-conscious travelers now make up more than 40 percent of the U.S. market is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. travel marketplace and that number is trending upward—fast.

Top 10 Wellness Travel Trends for 2013

Green Traveler Guides

The forecast is based on an analysis of Top 10 Wellness Travel Trends for 2013 is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Healthier air travel and hotels lead the year's travel trends spotted by Wellness Tourism Worldwise, an international organization focused on well-being and travel.

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America’s top 10 sweatiest cities

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | Making summer travel plans? ” These places are not merely the hottest, they’re also where the most heat gets trapped in the summer months, which contributes to overall ickyness and […] America’s top 10 sweatiest cities is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. America's sweatiest cities Green Travel NewsNo sweat, or should we say lots of it.

Sip and sleep green at Temecula’s Ponte Family Estate and Ponte Vineyard Inn

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Wine Country in SoCal | Take a lazy drive along Rancho California Road, lined with vineyards, olive trees, and cypress, and you might, for a moment, imagine yourself in Tuscany rather than SoCal’s Temecula, an easy hour-or-so trip from San Diego, Orange County and Palm Springs. Sip and sleep green at Temecula’s Ponte Family Estate and Ponte Vineyard Inn is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Viejas Outlets and Computers 2 SD Kids Host eWaste Drop Off Event

Green (Living) Review

Help East County Families in Need and Receive a Free Voucher to Harvest Buffet at Viejas Casino SAN DIEGO, CA, August 2011: Viejas Outlets and Computers 2 SD Kids are hosting an eWaste recycling drop off event today, Saturday, August 27.

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Sees, Inc. Launches Green Energy Talk Directory

Green (Living) Review

a Green Marketing company, has announced the launch of its new Directory for green products and service providers worldwide. The Green Energy Talk Directory structure allows for easy navigation to all 50 U.S. SEES, Inc.,

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Green Planet Water in a 100% Plant-Based Bottle Keeps “The Rosie Show” Audience Happy and Hydrated

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Category innovator Green Planet Bottling is delighted to provide Green Planet Water to “The Rosie Show” studio audience for the show’s debut season. Green Planet is thrilled to provide water in our completely plant?based

How to give a community a soul

Green (Living) Review

There are wonderful urban neighborhoods in Southern cities like New Orleans, Savannah, and Charleston, Midwestern cities like Chicago, and every major West Coast city — not just San Francisco, but even parts of Los Angeles and San Diego. green living urban planning urban renewa

The Haines Centre is Going Green, Are You?

Green (Living) Review

The Haines Centre for Strategic Management would like to announce their Go Green - Keep Our Planet Clean commitment. The Haines Centre is going green in the workplace, and in their daily lives as well. San Diego, CA, January 2012 : The Haines Centre for Strategic Management would like to announce their Go Green- Keep Our Planet Clean commitment. They are excited that in their efforts to Go Green, others can too.

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Birding California: A Regional Primer

10,000 Birds

Southern California pelagics (San Diego to Morro Bay). Southern California coast (Orange County north to San Luis Obispo County). Ventura County is a hotspot for Yellow-green Vireo in the fall, for some reason). Gull-billed Terns breed in south San Diego Bay, along with Black Skimmers and several other tern species. San Diego County has many important nesting sites for the imperiled Western Snowy Plover and California Least Tern. San Diego.

Back from BlogHer with Fresh Ideas to Stay Green

The Green Samaritan

Home About Terms of Use & Privacy Policy Disclosure Contact Product Reviews Monthly Eco-Resolutions Quick Reference Guide Subscribe Back from BlogHer with Fresh Ideas to Stay Green August 9, 2010 Back from NYC with a long list of ideas and tasks to keep moving along.

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Sustainable, Online Green Courses for 2014

Green Prophet

I introduced Green Prophet readers to environmental e-learning and Laurie updated us with details on Mitx, Coursera and Udacity environmentalism courses in Februrary 2013. I will also provide a list of upcoming courses in green energy, sustainability and other aspects of environmentalism.

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How the UAE can push eco-friendly energy solutions forward

Green Prophet

The industry needs only to look at the work that Aggreko have done in San Diego. The Gaslamp Quarter Association requested for the energy suppliers to use alternative fuel for this year’s Mardi Gras celebrations in San Diego as part of their mission to make the event green.

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Electric Vehicle Events in 98 Cities

Sierra Club Compass

Renew both the white and green sticker programs--which enabled plug in vehicles to drive in HOV lanes (AB 266)(SB 286). Green Fleets Green Transportation Greentech Health Oil

Eco-Vegan Gal: Live healthy, live green

Eco-Vegan Girl

I love that they are made nearby Los Angeles (in San Diego) by a young couple who are passionate about making yummy vegan products.

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Top 10 Tips for a Greener Summer Vacation

Green Home Blog

Simply Google “green” hotels, or go to the “Green” Hotels Association’s website. Patronize family-friendly green restaurants. You can plot your course using Google maps, and mark the green restaurants along the way using the Green Restaurant Association’s search functions.

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Why the California Water Crisis is a Foretaste of Water Crises to Come

Nature Conservancy - Science

Water for the agricultural sector is even cheaper: farmers in the Imperial Valley pay $20 per acre-foot of water to grow alfalfa, while nearby in San Diego the cost of a desalination plant to supply water to residents is almost a hundred times greater. Coyote Hills in California.

Tastes Like Tar Sands: Crashing the Corporate Beach Party

Sierra Club Compass

" That's the message the activist light brigade delivered to attendees of the Sustainable Brands conference in San Diego this week when they crashed the corporate beach party -- via kayak flotilla. Dirty Fuels Green Fleets Green Transportation Oil Tar Sands

Gourmet vegan cinnamon buns will be available in nine new locations


Currently residing in Berkely, California and Southlake, Texas, the husband and wife duo will see franchisees in Arizona, Colorado, and San Diego outposts. Photo from One Green Planet. We whole-heartedly support the extended availability of vegan cinnamon buns.

Environmental Justice and the Green Economy: A Vision Statement and Case Studies for Just and Sustainable Solutions

The Green Changemakers

The publication includes case studies from low income communities and communities of color in Los Angeles, Navajo Nation, Harlan County Kentucky, Miami, Chicago, San Diego, New York, and Richmond, CA. Builds capacity for a truly sustainable infrastructure and green economy.

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White Roofs

Green Earth Journey

These lighter roofs can be made from vinyl materials, acrylic paints, or even green roofs planted on the roof. This will mean more green jobs, though the exposure to these chemicals is not great.

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Earth Source Organics Announces Drive to Help Tornado Victims in Oklahoma

Green (Living) Review

San Diego, CA, June 07, 2013 : In the suburbs of Oklahoma City, a massive tornado left a 17-mile path of destruction on Monday, May 20th, causing tragic fatalities and hundreds of injuries. Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned

Where Can You Find Eco-friendly, Low-Income Housing for Seniors?

Eco Friendly Daily

Fortunately, for seniors already residing in San Diego, California, a new apartment complex in City Heights has opened up some eco-friendly housing. This housing project was funded partially by the San Diego Housing Commission’s $6-million low-interest loan. Green News

Dropping Knowledge on (Un)sustainable Brands

Sierra Club Compass

This week, some of the biggest companies in the world are coming together for the Sustainable Brands Conference in San Diego, where companies like Coca-Cola and PepsiCo want to showcase a shining environmental image. Dirty Fuels Green Fleets Green Transportation Health Oil Tar Sands

Swim in the Arabian Sea and dance with the stars through organic sludge

Green Prophet

These tiny organisms emit an eerie green-blue light when agitated by breaking waves or objects moving through water. I’ve splashed in San Diego wash-ups with my then-toddler son, who scrambled to catch the dazzling drips roiling around his feet; it is something to behold.

US Navy Runs Destroyer Trial on Algae Biofuel


So the overnight trip from San Diego to Port Hueneme is an important part of the Navy's strategy. The US Military has declared that it wants to create a "Great Green Fleet" of nuclear The U.S.

The Biggest Energy Drains in a Big City

Hug a Tree with Me

Some cities have moved to green living options and alternatives. CleanTech San Diego has latched onto idea of replacing regular lights with induction bulbs to cut energy by 40%. For cities that cannot move to a green living alternative, the only choice is to begin cutting back on the biggest energy drains in a big city lifestyle Energy and the high cost of energy use are topics that every city council must face.

Architecture of Dreams & the Salk Institute

The Alien Next Door

The institute overlooks the coastal bluffs of La Jolla, California, 350 feet above the Pacific Ocean on a 27-acre site donated by the City of San Diego. When I had the opportunity to take a tour of the Salk Institute while in San Diego for the NEA Expo , I seized it.

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New Age Wind Turbine Blades Hope To Be Shape Shifters

Eco Friendly Daily

Asfaw Beyene, a mechanical engineer and researcher at San Diego State University explains –. ” The San Diego State University research team is not the only one looking at its extensibility to wind turbines. Alternative Energy Environment Green News Wind Power

Advancing Compassion Project Launches New Model of Charitable Giving

Green (Living) Review

Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article California-based nonprofit fosters innovation within community-based organizations and enables donors to play a more active role in promoting change.

In the Weeds

10,000 Birds

It’s my first return to Prospect Park since my overwhelming San Diego adventure and things seem quiet, despite favorable overnight winds and gushing reports of a wild sparrow bonanza the previous day.

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Turbo.roo the chihuahua puppy gets a 3D-printed wheelchair

Green Prophet

Mark Dewrick from San Diego-based studio 3dyn caught wind of the campaign and designed an über cool set of wheels for him. Turbo.roo is a sweet little chihuahua who was born with just two front legs.

Why I run in (and for) nature

Conservancy Talk

I’ve run in many inspiring landscapes – through Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks in Utah, in Yellowstone National Park, and in the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, as well as the urban landscapes of London, San Diego and DC, to name a few.

Kyocera begins shipping solar modules to Arizona solar energy project


The company will continue to manufacture PV panels at its San Diego plant till the year 2013. The United States, being among the forefront of solar power, looks determined to win the race of who will be the ultimate user of green energy.

Department of Navy Recognized as Energy Leader by Industry Experts

Green (Living) Review

By using its APS for speeds of 10 knots or less, fuel costs were reduced by $2 million during the ship’s 2009 maiden voyage from Mississippi to San Diego. July 10 and is currently circumnavigating South America to its new homeport in San Diego.

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GRID Alternatives Lighting Up California Communities During Earth Week

Green (Living) Review

Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned

Conscious Style Inspiration at Fashioning Change

Eco Chic

Ahhh, someone finally bridging the gap effectively between consumers and the great green brands we love. If you fancy following celeb fashion, the San Diego-based company will help you land the looks better with their just-launched “ Get the Looks.”

A Different Kind of Spring

10,000 Birds

I know Seagull Steve, who is slaving away on Snowy Plover and Least Tern monitoring in San Diego, is busy as well, but he can’t help but reflect on how different his current job is from his last spring gig.

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