Use wood mulch. save the planet?

Green (Living) Review

What if there was a way to reduce water consumption, boost soil health, deter pests and scare away weeds – and at the same time cut reduce greenhouse gas emissions? You know where I’m going with this, given the spoiler in the title.

Save the Planet

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) How are we going to save the Planet? So, please someone explain how we, WE, are going to save the Planet? There is little to nothing wrong with the Planet. She is – aside from the climate being wobbly – doing fine. It is the people that are the problem (I would have loved to use an expletive but do not dare to do so, so insert your own) and it is we that need to be saved, from ourselves.

How we can Save the Planet with Loving-Kindness: an Earth Day Meditation.

Elephant Journal

If you're hurting over the state of the planet and don't know where to begin, you can always begin with loving-kindness and this Earth Day-inspired meditation. All you need is a few minutes and perhaps a pen and paper, if you'd like to process the experience when you're done.

Save the planet: Pick Louisville

Environmental Economics

The greenest path through the NCAA men’s basketball tournament may be one that’s painted red — as in University of Louisville Cardinal red. A Virginia-based consulting firm, Booz Allen Hamilton, has calculated energy use from all the different tournament bracket combinations. And the one that takes Louisville to the championship game in Atlanta on April 8 produces the lowest carbon dioxide emissions for March Madness. a job for the carbon tax

James Cameron: Eating meat-free to save the planet

Green (Living) Review

President Barack Obama visited Beijing last November, he and Chinese President Xi Jinping announced a landmark joint agreement to fight the effects of climate change. The accord was widely hailed as a crucial first step toward prompting other nations to make their own greenhouse gas cuts.

The 5 Easiest Things You Can Do to Save the Planet.

Elephant Journal

I woke up this morning and the day was so new that the light filtering in through my window was almost greenish. I pulled back the sheet that was covering my head and peered out at the tree tops.

The way to save the planet: shrink the economy

Green (Living) Review

The oil and gas industry claims that the 11 percent drop in reported U.S. carbon emissions between 2007 and 2013 was due primarily to the growth in fracking ( "When Human Consumption Slows, Planet Earth Can Heal" ). Earth economy Planet

The Billionaire on a Mission to Save the Planet From Trump

Green (Living) Review

The former hedge fund manager—number 1,121 on Forbes’ wealthiest people list, with $1.61 Steyer and environmental activist and author Bill McKibben spent a day trudging through the Adirondacks. Yet climate change skeptics rule the federal government and many statehouses.

Old-school farming methods could save the planet

Green (Living) Review

In her new book, The Soil Will Save Us , journalist and writer Kristin Ohlson says there is. The soil has been playing a mighty role in our climate ever since we''ve been a planet,” Ohlson says. Plants take carbon dioxide out of the air,” Ohlson explains.

Save the Planet with One Cup, Once a Month. Period. {Partner}

Elephant Journal

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Save Water, Save The Planet

Green (Living) Review

By taking small steps to conserve water, you can help the planet in big ways. According to the April issue of National Geographic, Americans use about 100 gallons of water at home each day, compared to millions of the world's poorest who subsist on fewer than five gallons of water per day, per person; 46% of people on earth don't have water piped to their homes; women in developing countries walk an average of 3.7 The EPA declares that an estimated 4.8

Eat Less Meat and Save The Planet

Green Prophet

All over the US, Europe and even in the Tel Aviv University, people are adopting Paul McCartney and Yoko Ono’s Meat-Free Mondays. But one meatless day a week isn’t enough to undo the environmental damage that industrial farming methods cause.

Go Vegan for Earth Day and Save the Planet


Well, it’s a great thing Earth Day is on a Tuesday this year then Read More The post Go Vegan for Earth Day and Save the Planet appeared first on Ecorazzi. They say you should never start a new diet on a Monday because you’ll inevitably fail. Causes Eats Environment Featured News Science Vegan

When we Grow a Community, we Save the Planet.

Elephant Journal

In a nutshell, growing a tribe will save the planet and participating in one will heal the heart and collective cultural wounding. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) community compassion engagement marketing vulnerability

Study: Eating Less Meat Is the Only Way to Save the Planet


Want to save the planet? According to a climate think tank, switching to a veggie-based diet will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and prevent Read More The post Study: Eating Less Meat Is the Only Way to Save the Planet appeared first on Ecorazzi.

How our Yogic Energies can Save the Planet.

Elephant Journal

I genuinely felt like I was having a non-local experience and I could somehow tune into other places and scenes; other people’s lives. Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Yoga Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Dali Lama energy meditation universe

For Earth Week: Three Transformative Ideas to Save the Planet

Conservancy Talk

This piece originally appeared in the Milken Institute’s “ The Power of Ideas 2015 : A Collection of Insights to Transform the Future.” Milken recently published the anthology — which contains remarks from 18 thought leaders — in advance of next week’s 18th annual Milken Institute Global Conference. Yet take a step back and it’s clear that we are at risk of winning many battles but losing the war. In the U.S.,

The Solution Is the Soil: How Organic Farming Can Feed the World and Save the Planet

Green (Living) Review

One man, backed by many, marches on Washington to tell lawmakers and the world that ''there is hope right beneath our feet.''

How Altruism Can Save the Planet: Q&A with Buddhist Monk Matthieu Ricard

Conservancy Talk

This can help us transform the environmental movement and society at large, ultimately making the world a better place. He has spent nearly half a century living in the Himalayas. To be altruistic is to be concerned about the fate of all those around us and to wish them well.

Save The Planet – Win a Prize

Green (Living) Review

TogetherGreen Competition Rewards Volunteer Conservation Action Volunteering to benefit the environment delivers all kinds of rewards, from personal pride to the promise of a healthier future. Participants need to be over the age of 18 and log participation in a variety of conservation categories, called Pursuits. After that, it just comes down to who has the most volunteer hours logged! Only you, all of us, can make the change that we would like to see happening.

Water Condensers: Technology to Save the Planet?

Environmental News Network

Condensation is a natural occurrence of water forming due to temperature variations essentially pulling the water out of the atmosphere. The more humid an area is, the more water vapor that is available in the atmosphere to condense.

Leonardo DiCaprio Is Giving $15 Million To Help Save the Planet


While at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, the Oscar nominee pledged to give $15 million to sustainability and conservation projects around the world. The environmentalist made Read More The post Leonardo DiCaprio Is Giving $15 Million To Help Save the Planet appeared first on Ecorazzi. Leo strikes again!

Lily Cole Urges People to Go Veg to Save the Planet


In a recent interview the model, actress, activist and entrepreneur opened up about what drives her to promote change. Read More The post Lily Cole Urges People to Go Veg to Save the Planet appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News Vegan lily cole

Barefoot Bloggers Help You Write to Save the Planet

Green Prophet

Four years ago when I started Green Prophet I wanted a space to share the good green news from the Middle East – news that usually gets lost in conflict or context.

A car that could save the planet fast

Eco Friendly Daily

Silicon Valley’s big brains think they can beat Detroit and Tokyo and save the planet – all while doing 0 to 60 faster than almost anything on the road. The key difference? The Bugatti gets eight miles per gallon. In the Valley, not Detroit.”

5 Free and Cheap Apps to Save the Planet

Green Prophet

We’ve written a book on how to write to save the planet. Here are 5 Apps I personally tested that can help make your life and the world a greener one and make your handheld engagement one that is for a good cause. CFL Light Bulb Savings Calculator.

A few things that are not – necessarily - going to save the Planet

Green (Living) Review

A few things that, maybe, aren’t going to save the Planet but still will be beneficial for you and the Planet. It's hard to know where to start or what will really make a difference and there are many conflicting pieces of advice that are being banded about all over the place. Always buy organic – NO, not necessarily There is no question that farming without pesticides is good for the Planet, but you can make a bigger difference with other food choices.

Can Cities Save the Planet?

The Green Changemakers

The Dutch are pragmatic. 17, 2008, at 6:58 AM ET According to Timothy Beatley, an urban-planning professor at the University of Virginia and the author of Green Urbanism , the per-capita carbon dioxide emissions of American cities are almost twice as high as those of their European counterparts. The problem is easily stated. In 1950, the global emission of carbon dioxide was 6 billion tons a year. The scientists were hard-nosed and slightly scary.

Holy Land Leaders: Muslims, Jews, Christians Link to Save the Planet

Green Prophet

Ahead of Rio +20 join the interfaith climate and energy conference in Jerusalem next week. Can mobilizing the world’s faithful save the planet where activists without faith have failed? A shout out from the Dalai Lama.

New Cookbook Features Celeb Recipes to Help Save the Planet


They say you are what you eat and a new cookbook is saying the Earth is actually what you eat as well. Young environmentalist and high school student Emily Abrams Read More The post New Cookbook Features Celeb Recipes to Help Save the Planet appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Eats Environment Healthy Living News Recipes Top News alice waters emily abrams richard branson robert kennedy robert redford

Saving the Planet through Awareness


I was in Melbourne Australia at the time travelling with one of Australia’s leading investment managers in 2007. We had just completed an investment presentation and took the opportunity to watch the movie, ‘ A

52 Simple Resolutions To Help Save The Planet—Try One Each Week.

Elephant Journal

Leave the car and cycle instead. Saves money, saves the environment, is much more enjoyable and promotes physical fitness. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Food Health & Wellness Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) environmental stewardship making good choices next generation personal responsibility sharing the planet Bicycling.

WATCH: Don Cheadle and Other Celebs Fight to Save the Planet


That’s the question the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is asking people for World Read More The post WATCH: Don Cheadle and Other Celebs Fight to Save the Planet appeared first on Ecorazzi.


7 Songs to Rock an Earth Day Celebration.

Elephant Journal

On Sunday, April 22, we will give our planet a loud and proud shout out, "Happy Earth Day!" Whether we think about sustainable construction, our earth's elephants, or how we as a whole may make a difference, let's get those toes tappin’ for the greater good with these songs!

Top 5 Reasons Why Being Nice to Your Neighbors Can Save the Planet & Money

Eco Friendly Daily

Sometimes the neighborhood kids might drive you crazy, or the habits of the locals might make you cringe. Instead of dwelling on the downside to living on a busy street, you can take advantage of the good and offset the disadvantages.

Save the Planet in 3 Simple Steps: A Common-Sense Mom’s Guide to Sustainability.

Elephant Journal

This stuff isn’t just for hippies anymore. It’s becoming mainstream, and it needs to be.

Landscaper Brothers Participate in Walmart Contest: Kill Weeds and Save the Planet One Vote at a Time

Green (Living) Review

Shoppers can vote daily for the Weed Recede Weed Blocking Mulch Bags through Walmart’s “Get on the Shelf Contest.” The contest runs from March 7th to April 4th 2012. To use, place the entire bag in the bed, pull two strings, fold the bag out flat, and push the mulch over the bag.

How Business Leaders Can Help Save the Planet—and Lead a Joyous Life

Conservancy Talk

That’s why I was pleased to be a panelist a few weeks ago at the Global Private Equity Conference hosted by the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC). The audience included senior professionals from private equity, banking, global companies and multilateral organizations. The group was mainly focused on business opportunities in the developing world. 2) Can you give some examples that make the business case for sustainability?

Why a Plant-Based Diet Can Save the Planet (an Infographic)

Green Living Ideas

Sure, a plant-based diet can make us healthier, but do you know how much of an impact it can have on the planet? The post Why a Plant-Based Diet Can Save the Planet (an Infographic) appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Check out this infographic to learn more. Activism Food and Cuisine Green Lifestyle biodiversity carbon footprint global water crisis infographic plant-based diet recipes vegan

Why Bicycle Commuting Saves the Planet- An Inforgraphic!

Green Living Ideas

Change from four wheels to two! Green Lifestyle bicycling commuting bike

8 Simple Ways to Prove our Love to Mother Earth.

Elephant Journal

Our earth is suffering—that’s the ugly truth. We have taken our planet for granted. We have taken into consideration our own time on earth, disregarding the. Conscious Consumerism Enlightened Society Green Right Livelihood Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Dalai Lama earth-day environmental awareness mother earth plastic ride a bike save the planet sustainable products water conservationAnd, let’s be clear, it’s because of us.

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Would You Get Arrested to Save the Planet? Take the poll.

Green Prophet

Is that a safe thing for us in the Middle East? Take the poll. There are a number of camps of thought on how us humans should go about protecting Planet Earth. In some Middle East countries, like Iran, saving a natural resource can get you beaten and then arrested.

I Wish we wanted to Make Earth Great Again.

Elephant Journal

Sometimes, when I escape the sensory overload of the city, I believe that I can feel our Earth’s lament. I wonder how we have strayed so far from our natural alignment with her turning, how we have forgotten that, Conscious Consumerism Editor's Picks Enlightened Society Green Right Livelihood animal rights climate change Earth ecoconscious Environmentalism human connection meditation nature save the planet

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