Wicked Good Opportunity


Before we get our party hats on, let’s put it all in context and examine what it means and what opportunities it creates for advocates. Bloomberg reports that the introduction of “vegan ranges” is at least partially responsible for improving Tesco’s finances.

Great opportunity--AAAS Fellowships

Environmental Economics

STPF is the premier opportunity for outstanding scientists, social scientists and engineers to learn first-hand about policymaking while contributing their knowledge and analytical skills to address today’s most pressing challenges. If you had the opportunity to affect policy, what would it be? From my inbox:  Applications are now being accepted for the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF).

Past Mistakes, Present Opportunities.

Elephant Journal

That''s next to impossible, since every chance we take means more opportunities to make mistakes. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) learning from the past mistakes opportunity past mistakes the past One thing I didn''t realize is that learning from past mistakes often means being put in similar or even identical situations to ones that have caught us in the past.

Choice and opportunity cost

Environmental Economics

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Opportunity cost

Environmental Economics

It might help to explain the concept of opportunity cost. In a benefit-cost analysis, costs are opportunity costs and represent stuff that society foregoes whenever a program or policy is implemented. Today's David Brooks ( The Wonky Liberal ): the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs and its administrator, Cass Sunstein, have been the subject of withering attacks from the left. The organization Think Progress says the office is “appalling.”

Joe Burton sees opportunity where others just see weeds

Green (Living) Review

Where most people see small, weed-filled sections of land, Joe Burton sees an opportunity to grow fresh produce. The Chatham man, who runs the Gypsy King fruit and vegetable stand with his family that his dad, Pat Burton, started more than three decades ago, is an urban farmer.

New Moon in August Brings Us 12 Fantastic Opportunities.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness Non New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Astrological House astrology Leo new moon opportunity personal growth zodiacWe can commit ourselves to taking on more responsibility so we may be considered for a big promotion.

Economic Development and Trails: Is Conservation Missing Opportunities?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Walking paths are common in the city and hiking trails are common in wildernesses. But what about the areas in between? Latest Science

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Green (Living) Review

CIWEM and the EA will be examining the challenges in the planning and delivery of hydropower schemes at their joint conference Hydropower - Opportunities, Challenges and Sharing Best Practice. The aim of this conference is to provide delegates with an update on the current progress, including identifying new opportunities, tackling environmental challenges and streamlining the permitting process. The Environment Agency estimates that 1.5


Green (Living) Review

The UK government''s ''zero waste'' economy objective is highly desirable but unrealistic. We need to push responsibility for waste up the supply chain and put a brake on waste by design. In its latest report, CIWEM challenges government to ensure that everyone takes responsibility for waste – not just the waste management sector.

They say all Crisis conveys a new Opportunity.

Elephant Journal

A say about change… They say all crisis conveys a new opportunity, that whenever there was rain it stopped, and here I am transcending a new confusing moment of my short life. It is really impressive to note how many times we manage to come back to the same place without even realizing we are […].

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10 Future Green Job Opportunities

Green Home Blog

10 Future Green Job Opportunities. Whether you are stuck in a passionless, dead end job that seems to be sucking the soul out of you each and every day, or if you are about to embark on your college career, green jobs just may be the choice you are looking for.

Every Day is a Learning Opportunity, so Don’t Miss Out.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Family Health & Wellness Non New-Agey Spirituality be kind Don't Miss Out enjoy life Every Day is a Learning Opportunity give back help othersWe should all look at life as an amazing journey we are on together. Take the time to look around, and take in what is surrounding us. We should not always rush through life, but realize that we control our destiny, and that life doesn't control us.

Another opportunity to explore the extent of solar subsidies

Environmental Economics

America: Land of Opportunity (to get cancer)

Wend Magazine

“Moving to America will increase your cancer risk by 400%.&#. In a recent Ted Talk, Robyn O’Brien (author of “The Unhealthy Truth: How Our Food Is Making Us Sick and What We Can Do About It.”) recently shared her insight as to why moving to America will increase your cancer risk by 400%.

When Houston ended glass recycling this 8-year-old saw a healthy business opportunity

Green (Living) Review

Eight-year-old Tristan “Pan” Berlanga never dreamed of starting his own business. “I’ve I’ve always wanted to be a basketball player,” he says as he and his business partner, 28-year-old David Krohn, drive through a neighborhood in Houston’s Old Sixth Ward.

Tackling climate change presents a ‘golden opportunity’ for public health

Green (Living) Review

For Carol Kelly, biking to and from work is a no-brainer: She doesn’t have to deal with the notorious Seattle traffic, she can exercise without visiting the dreary gym, and she saves money on gas.

A governor pushes cap-and-trade (and a research opportunity)

Environmental Economics

The contrast with climate policy in southern states is stark: [Washington Governor Jay Inslee] has proposed collecting a new charge on emissions from oil refineries, power plants and other industries that would reap an estimated $1.3 billion in the first year. But in contrast to similar systems in California and the Northeast, energy experts said, Mr. Inslee’s plan would use most of the new revenue for education and transportation rather than on climate or energy projects.

The Opportunity Behind Fracking. ~ Suzanne Spiegel

Elephant Journal

On May 21st, 2013, the Boulder County Commissioners approved Hydraulic Fracturing (fracking) for up to 1800 oil and gas wells throughout Boulder County. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Boulder Featured Events Green Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only boudler fracking hyrdraulic facturing

Big, Fast, Cheap Climate Opportunity Within Reach

Green (Living) Review

IGSD Testifies Before European Parliament on Climate Mitigation Potential of Ozone Treaty, Benefits of Reducing Black Carbon and Tropospheric Ozone Brussels, Belgium, March 2011 – The world has a significant climate opportunity within its grasp that can bring fast results at low-cost, according to IGSD President, Durwood Zaelke, who yesterday addressed the European Parliament’s Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI).

3 Ways to Turn Nagging Problems into Opportunities.

Elephant Journal

What if we were able to see our lives as a work in progress? Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) anxiety forgiveness learning personal growth perspective problems Ruth Lera

Profit opportunity in the UNC system

Environmental Economics

While the state university system reduces quality with severe budget cuts imposed by the legislature with numerous political and programmitic constrains imposed by several layers of central authority, more nimble private universities see a profit opportunity : Northeastern University of Boston is officially laying down stakes in Charlotte today smack in the middle of the city at Trade and Tryon streets.

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The Best Investment Opportunity Ever: Investing In Nature 101

Conservancy Talk

My answer: by getting the world to fully appreciate the opportunity to invest in nature. And they usually deliver important co-benefits for free—things like habitat for plants and animals, green space in underserved neighborhoods and opportunities for recreation and tourism.


Green (Living) Review

These industry experts will provide first-hand advice on the wide-ranging opportunities that exist across all types of sports venues.

Martian technology on Earth in trillion-dollar opportunity

Green Prophet

Look to Techcrunch any day of the week and see how investment opportunities abound in Agtech. Combine trillion dollar opportunities with a market sprouting in the United States. Then go see Matt Damon in The Martian to get a sense for the future of your food.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes 2015 Expansion of Hunting and Fishing Opportunities on National Wildlife Refuges

10,000 Birds

Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe today announced as part of Great Outdoors Month the agency is proposing to expand fishing and hunting opportunities on 21 refuges throughout the National Wildlife Refuge System. The Service is committed to strengthening and expanding hunting and fishing opportunities,” said Ashe. “By National wildlife refuges provide premier outdoor recreational opportunities across the Nation. June 9, 2015 – It’s deja vu all over again.

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Transforming a Closed Door into a Portal of Opportunity. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

drowning in thoughts that were quickly moving water. Cascading; rushing too fast to float. So I sank. But then I remembered to. Love Z ADMIN Love Featured Today breaking up dating Divorce lost love love picking up the pieces relationships starting over

Do You Speak the Language of Opportunity?

Sightline Daily

Helvetika Bold, social justice superhero.Courtesy: The Opportunity Agenda. In the US, the ideal of opportunity for all is deeply embedded in our national consciousness. Think: “ Land of Opportunity ” and the “ American Dream.”

Telling the Truth: An Opportunity to Go Deeper.

Elephant Journal

Ironically, my romantic life usually takes the same route. I start off in a romance with some wonderful, caring, smart, funny, attractive man. And things are amazing. So amazing, in fact, that I have to. Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) honesty Light lying relationships satya trust truth

Norway’s Opportunity to Change the Rules of Global Investing

Conservancy Talk

After a million-dollar grant proved this concept, we are expanding this work as an investment opportunity, across a region the size of Akershus flyke.

Making people laugh, one opportunity cost joke at a time

Environmental Economics

7 Ways to turn a Painful Breakup into a Healing Opportunity.

Elephant Journal

We’ve all been there. We all know that cutting the chord with the person we love automatically cuts an integral chord within ourselves. But, while we struggle to find a way out of the chaos, the chaos can assist us in opening our hearts and minds.

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Another School Shooting: why Feeling the immense Sadness can give us an Opportunity to Heal.

Elephant Journal

Maybe we need to stop pushing sadness away. Maybe if we all embraced and accepted the sadness, it would wake us from this nightmare that we continue to live. I wrote every one of those songs because I was deeply overcome with grief for the victims of violence. I had no choice but to write them. I’m deeply overcome with grief today and this time, I have no words to put to music.

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Another travel cost demand opportunity missed

Environmental Economics

About 100 students with signs and homemade drums raised a ruckus at N.C. State University's Bell Tower this afternoon in a warm-up rally to oppose proposed budget cuts. The crowd included high school students and college students from various UNC campuses as far away as Appalachian State University. via projects.newsobserver.com. What is the economic value of protesting budget cuts? Wouldn't it be cool if the consumer surplus was just about equal to the present value of tuition increase

Low-Carbon Investment Opportunities are Finally Catching Up with Demand

Conservancy Talk

Last week’s New York Times piece by Tina Rosenberg, “ An Investment Strategy to Save the Planet ”, hits more than a few key notes on the fast-growing appetite for low-carbon investment opportunities – taking a particular look at emerging low-carbon index funds tailored for institutional investors.

Traveling makes us super Vulnerable—but it also gives us Unparalleled Opportunity to Find Depth.

Elephant Journal

I walk soft, strong, and humble, knowing that fundamentally, I am no different than those I see on the street, and confident that I will more likely find kindness and not malice. Enlightened Society Inspiring (Wow) Travel WAYLON: Today Only living in a new country mind your manners mindful travel travel lightly visiting a new country

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Golden opportunity to fix broken transport system missed, says Sustrans

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) London, UK, 10/26/2010: Reacting to Transport Secretary Philip Hammond's announcement today, Jason Torrance, Sustrans Policy Manager, said: "Sustrans is dismayed that government is missing a golden opportunity to put right a broken transport system, despite its green promises.

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Lebanon’s “Wasted” Opportunity in Landfill Management

Green Prophet

With equally pressing power supply shortages, it’s time domestic petty politics are set aside and more attention is given to opportunities that modern waste management technology has to offer. Garbage dumps roll into the sea?

Tu B’Shvat Ecology Study Opportunities, 2012

Green Prophet

The 15th day of the Jewish month of Shavat signals the launching of new Jewish eco-education programs. A potent mystical, ecological, legal and historical mix runs through Tu B’Shvat, a date known as the New Year For The Trees. For more on the meaning of Tu B’Shvat, read this post.

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Opportunities in Carbon Forestry


Conservation International Executive VP Jennifer Morris talks about carbon forestry- the upsides, the possibilities, the tenure and the financing. Disney is in this space for carbon offsetting in the voluntary carbon market with two projects in Peru and Democratic Republic of Congo.

Eating as an Opportunity for Personal Growth. ~ Deanna Minich

Elephant Journal

Each time I would get caught or snagged on a new nutritional topic, I had a cathartic experience of personal growth. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Food Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Food Featured Today detox detoxification food gluten hormones nutrition women''s health

March 14-20th Rainbow Portal Opens: Rare Opportunity for a Transformational Energy Cleanse.

Elephant Journal

As we are embarking on a seven-day rainbow energy influx, we can spend these days focusing on one chakra at a time and paying close attention to the. Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today chakras energy healing rainbow colors rainbow portal

Marine Restoration Week: Restoring Blue Forests–Opportunities for Mangroves

Nature Conservancy - Science

Mangroves grow like weeds, making them easy to restore. But conservationists still must plant carefully. Some mangroves, like this Avicennia, require a bit more care.