"House conservatives' sweeping plan for Trump's first 100 days, explained"

Environmental Economics

All regulations have zero benefits: Thursday morning, the House Freedom Caucus, the main group representing the far right of House Republicans, released an ambitious regulatory — or, really, deregulatory — agenda for the Trump administration to pursue.

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Writing Exercise: The “10-Year Plan” for a Remarkable Life.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Non New-Agey Spirituality Right Livelihood aspirations awareness debbiemillman Dream goal Health & Wellness health wellness ideal life longterm love mindfulness Naval Ravikant plan poetry purpose spirituality Timferriss YogaI did this exercise almost a year ago, and it breathed new life into the way I looked at goal-setting. I fully grasped the power of long-term thinking, as the exercise removed the superficial pull of the quick benefits that often tug at us.

Seattle’s Vision Zero Plan

Sightline Daily

”—Seattle’s Vision Zero Plan Vision Zero holds that people driving, people walking, people biking, people driving trucks, people using wheelchairs on our streets will all, from time to time, make mistakes.

A 3-step Plan for Getting Back Up when Divorce Knocks us Down.

Elephant Journal

Family Health & Wellness Love choose your direction come back to yourself dealing with failure Divorce family feeling lost find a new vision life plan marriage overcoming obstaclesIt was like stumbling in the dark. I remember feeling completely lost, like I had no idea what my life would.

Social Anxiety & Wedding Planning: What I Learned. {English & Spanish}

Elephant Journal

Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) anxiety awareness english healing life relationships social anxiety social situations spanish stress wedding planning what I learnedThe symptoms are common to me now—intense worry, a sense of doom, the belief that someone will ask me questions I don’t want to answer and a general, over-all awkwardness.

Municipality unveils ‘Aladdin City’ plans for Dubai

Green Prophet

Cities Aladdin City One Thousand and One Nights tourism urban planning World Expo 2020 Three lamp-shaped towers make up the new Aladdin City that is being constructed in Dubai as part of an effort to boost the city’s profile ahead of the 2020 World Expo. I wonder what the genie thinks?

UK government plans for ancient woodlands get the axe

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) It is a great relief to learn from the Independent that Ex-Environment Secretary Owen Paterson''s proposed biodiversity offsetting scheme has been dropped by the Government.

Arizona Ski Resort Plans to Pump “Snow” Made of Treated Sewage Water on its Slopes

Wend Magazine

From Mother Jones : The resort plans to build a new pipeline to pump the water 15 miles uphill to a reservoir, where it will remain until it is needed. City Council Plans 1,680 Miles of Interconnected Bikeways.

Swiss 'environmental' anti-immigrant plan defeated

Green Blog

A purportedly pro-environment campaign to keep out immigrants has been defeated in Switzerland. The campaign was initiated by Ecologie et population — usually abbreviated as Ecopop — which describes itself as “the only environmental organization in Switzerland, which focuses on population growth.” In 2012 it gathered enough signatures to force a binding national referendum on a two-part proposal: to limit annual immigration to 0.2%

Hope is not a Plan: How to Realistically Follow Through with Goals.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Yoga follow through goals hope new year plansOn the berth of each new year, many contemplate how the next 365 or 366 days can be mind-blowingly different than the last. The anticipated hope that.

Arizona Republicans planning to make protest illegal

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In Arizona you could get jailed and have your assets seized if you attend a protest or demonstration after Arizona Senate votes to seize assets of those who plan, participate in protests that turn violent.

Seattle Has Plans for Nation’s Largest Community Food Forest


Washington state, a longtime leader in sustainable culture, has plans to add a seven acre urban food forest right in the middle of Seattle. Read More The post Seattle Has Plans for Nation’s Largest Community Food Forest appeared first on Ecorazzi.

How to Conquer Mommy Overwhelm with 3 Balls & a Plan.

Elephant Journal

Well, that day, just thinking of all these things that I wanted to do made me feel so breathless and overwhelmed. But if I decided to apply the principle of perfecting juggling to my daily life, maybe I would succeed. Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only focus juggling mommy overwhelm parenting tiredness

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Scaling-Up Agricultural Planning for Conservation in the Brazilian Cerrado

Nature Conservancy - Science

What if simply changing the scale of mitigation planning could drastically improve benefits to nature? Previous research on the benefits of landscape-scale planning has largely focused on conservation alone or in conjunction with agriculture. “In

Israeli Parliament Plans to be Solar Secure by 2014

Green Prophet

Years after the plan was first suggested, the Israeli Parliament building will finally boast a large rooftop solar array that will give the Knesset a sound measure of energy security by 2014.

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Palestinian planned city Rawabi gets water link

Green Prophet

It’s a first for Palestinians in the West Bank – a planned city that from the ground up has been modelled to be a sustainable home for future generations of Palestinians in the West Bank, Palestinian Authority.

Meat-Free Monday: a Meatless Meal Plan for Tomorrow.{Recipes}

Elephant Journal

Of course, making dietary changes requires some planning and preparation in the early stages.

Jordan Pushes On With Its Nuclear Plans

Green Prophet

Despite growing protests against the country’s nuclear plans from residents and environmentalists , the Jordanian government is pressing on with its nuclear programme.

Distributional effects of different carbon price recycling plans

Environmental Economics

Most carbon tax proposals plan to return the money collected by the government to the people. Dallas Burtaw and Hal Gordon: Economists argue that the most efficient way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is to raise the price of energy by introducing a price on carbon emissions, either through a tax or a cap-and-trade regime.

Oil companies are planning on a carbon tax

Environmental Economics

Here is the article without all of the crazy political stuff: More than two dozen of the nation’s biggest corporations, including the five major oil companies, are planning their future growth on the expectation that the government will force them to pay a price for carbon pollution as a way to control global warming.

Bioacoustics for Conservation Land-Use Planning

Nature Conservancy - Science

Here in the Adelbert Mountains, acoustic survey data collected by Nature Conservancy scientists will help inform conservation land use planning efforts aimed at protecting forests, for the benefit of both biodiversity and human-well being. Creating Land-Use Plans in the Adelberts.

Masdar Launches Plan to Desalinate Water Renewably

Green Prophet

Masdar held a packed press conference late last week to announce its launch of three renewably-powered desalination pilot projects.

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US unveils historic plan to cut carbon emissions with 30 percent by 2030

Green Blog

Today the Obama administration announced its plan to cut 30 percent of carbon emissions from power plants by 2030. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy said that the Clean Power Plan would ensure a healthier environment, spur innovation and strengthen the economy and create jobs.

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The UAE unveils plans to send the first Arab spaceship to Mars by 2021

Green Prophet

But Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the UAE vice president and ruler of Dubai, recently confirmed that this is about to change with news that the United Arab Emirates is planning to send a spaceship to Mars by 2021. Related: Iran plans to send a monkey to space.

Combining the Where & How of Conservation Planning: A New Book from Eddie Game & Craig Groves

Nature Conservancy - Science

In Conservation Planning: Informed Decisions for a Healthier Planet , Game and Groves give conservation planners the tools they need to combine the where and how of conservation into a single approach. Q: You talk about “wicked problems” in conservation planning.

Chipotle Plans to Bring New Vegan Dish to Locations Nationwide


Eating out as a vegan can sometimes be tricky, but Chipotle is planning to make life a little simpler for vegans everywhere. Read More The post Chipotle Plans to Bring New Vegan Dish to Locations Nationwide appeared first on Ecorazzi.

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Abu Dhabi Social Responsibility Firm Plans Organic Farm in Ghana

Green Prophet

While many companies in the Middle East are grabbing land throughout Africa to buffer resource scarcity, Abu Dhabi-based firm Nahtam has plans to plant an organic farm in Ghana to offset carbon and create jobs.

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South Korea Announces Plans To End Cosmetics Testing on Animals


The South Korean government announced this week their plans to end needless testing on animals for cosmetics. The news comes following two years of Read More The post South Korea Announces Plans To End Cosmetics Testing on Animals appeared first on Ecorazzi.

The Supreme Court Just Dealt a Huge Blow to Obama's Climate Plan

Mother Jones

The Clean Power Plan, issued by the Environmental Protection Agency last summer, requires states to limit coal-fired power plant emissions—the nation's largest source of greenhouse gases—by a third by 2030.

Greenpeace response to the Obama climate plan

Green (Living) Review

Commenting on President Obama’s new climate plan, which was announced the other day in a speech in Washington, Greenpeace UK executive director John Sauven said: “The President is embracing policies that will excite people around the world, and if the full potential of this plan is realised then we could look back at this speech as a landmark moment. Obama plan can be read here: [link] Source: Greenpeace UK. US Government USA climate plan Obama Greenpeace

Cornell and Israel’s Technion Unveil Net-Zero Energy Tech Hub Plans

Green Prophet

In addition to plans to treat and recycle storm water, a bevy of green walls, green roofs, rain gardens and even an urban forest are in the pipeline.

Denmark Plans to (Finally) Outlaw Bestiality


Denmark is planning to make sex between a human and an animal, known as bestiality, illegal. Read More The post Denmark Plans to (Finally) Outlaw Bestiality appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News

Getting to Know Your National Wildlife Refuge: Comprehensive Conservation Plans

10,000 Birds

But one way less obvious way to learn a great deal about a specific refuge is to locate and read its Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP). Each refuge (or group of refuges managed as a single unit) must develop a CCP that in turn guides refuge planning. Jason A.

Vegan Chain Expands in Florida, Plans to Open 100 Locations Worldwide


And the team isn’t planning on slowing down either, with aspirations to continue spreading the love until they have 100 locations. It’s always good news when there’s more vegan choices.

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$109 Billion Solar Plan to Power a Third of Saudi Arabia

Green Prophet

Saudi Arabia has finally noticed it has twenty centuries of solar reserves and has made plans to tap them. The Kingdom has just announced a $109 billion plan to create a solar industry that generates a third of the nation’s electricity by 2032, according to Bloomberg Businessweek.

Homeschooling Lesson Plans for 2012/2013

Hug a Tree with Me

Coming confidently out of year one, I am very excited about Jordan’s lesson plans for this year. This school term will mark year two on our homeschooling journey. She is 4 ½ now and is still as excited about learning as ever which makes my job a whole lot easier.

Garden Planning & Design

Green (Living) Review

For February is garden planning time and it is time to get creative. Just in time for our garden planning time plantify ( [link] ) is also bringing out it online garden design tool. This way of designing your garden – or even with a computer program, whether a dedicated garden planning tool or simple vector graphics – works equally well for flower gardening as well as vegetables. In fact you should really plan your vegetable garden well and consider the aspects of the garden.

Seattle Gets Even Greener with New Climate Action Plan


Seattle’s Climate Action Plan has a goal to make the city completely carbon neutral by Read More The post Seattle Gets Even Greener with New Climate Action Plan appeared first on Ecorazzi. The city that’s proud to be green is about to kick it up a notch.

Climate Change & Birth Control: Reducing our Footprint with Family Planning

Green Living Ideas

One of the solutions to climate change is improved birth control & family planning options for women around the world. The post Climate Change & Birth Control: Reducing our Footprint with Family Planning appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Activism birth control climate change family planning world population What is the connection between climate change and birth control?

WATCH: Mayor Rahm Emanuel Endorses Rip Esselstyn’s Vegan Plan


Read More The post WATCH: Mayor Rahm Emanuel Endorses Rip Esselstyn’s Vegan Plan appeared first on Ecorazzi. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel endorses Rip Esselstyn's vegan diet and looks to a healthier future for our nation.