Sustainability

Environmental Economics

I'm sure there is some Google tool that can track usage of the word. I wonder if the line is concave (or is that convex) such that we might, hopefully, observe some levelling off in the future so that we don't reach the dreaded outcome predicted below. Source: [link

Seaweed as Sustainable Livelihood

Nature Conservancy - Science

How can this aquaculture be practiced sustainably? Seaweed farming can provide livelihoods for rural and indigenous women in Indonesia. From the Field Asia Pacific Indigenous Peoples Natural Climate Solutions Oceans

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Steps to Sustainability

Living Green & Saving Energy

easy green living tip green living how to go green recycling reduce waste sustainability Green living Steps to Sustainability sustainable living at home This post by by guest-blogger Tiffany Kresinski. Thinking of making a positive change in your lifestyle that could also help the environment? My husband and I have recently made some progress in the way we use and dispose of certain products and foods, and have found that these changes aren’t as much of a hassle […].

The Meaning of Environmental Sustainability in a Cup of Tea

Living Green & Saving Energy

The Meaning of Environmental Sustainability in a Cup of Tea. green living how to go green sustainability Green living Steps to Sustainability sustainable living

Conventional vs Sustainable Agriculture: Can Sustainable Agriculture Feed the World?

Greentumble

What is the difference between conventional and sustainable agriculture? And this raises the question of the safety and sustainability of such a farming system. What are the main objectives of sustainable agriculture? Sustainable agriculture is different.

Sustainable consumption

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The idea of sustainable growth and sustainable consumption is about the same as having sex to preserve for virginity or having a war for peace. You cannot have sustainable growth and neither can you have sustainable consumption. Sustainability and economic growth do not, actually, go together, especially not the capitalist idea of perpetual growth of wanting to sell more and more and then still more (of the same product).

Scaling Sustainable Agriculture

Nature Conservancy - Science

To be sustainable, we need our farms to survive and keep producing food, while also protecting the environment that we rely on to sustain us all. Ideas Agriculture Food Safety & Security Human Well-Being Sustainability

How to Eat for Health and Sustainability

Living Green & Saving Energy

How to Eat for Health and Sustainability. green and healthy food green living organic food green and healthy healthy diet How to Eat for Health and Sustainability

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Sustainable Olives

Green Earth Journey

- Musco Family Olive Company - Investing in a Sustainable Future from Cosimo Bullo on Vimeo

6 Sustainable Bedroom Hacks for Better Sleep 

Green Prophet

Getting a good night’s sleep comes about from a variety of sustainable and healthy practices. There are many mattress companies making every effort to construct some of the best mattresses in the most sustainable way possible.

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Chocolate and Sustainable Living

Living Green & Saving Energy

Chocolate and green, sustainable living are two concepts that I have never put into the same sentence before. chocolate organic food sustainability Chocolate sustainable chocolate productionBut an article in Grist by Deena Shanker on this very topic this morning caught my attention. You see, I love chocolate. With sugar. On top of desserts. With other flavors. The darker, the better. With the title [.].

Sustainable Diet and Sustainable Finance E-courses

The Green Changemakers

Learn how to lead a climate-friendly and sustainable lifestyle. What are the opportunities, challenges, and enabling conditions for countries to benefit from growing sustainable investment opportunities? Find out more by taking our free e- course on Sustainable Finance [link].

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Top 6 Online Sources for Sustainable Items

Hug a Tree with Me

While there are a few sustainable items available in conventional shopping places, you will have more of a selection if you choose to shop at places that specialize in only sustainable items.

Sustainable Alternatives to Petroleum Based Products

Hug a Tree with Me

We will never be completely free of petroleum, however, we can use less of, below is a partial list of petroleum based products along with a few sustainable alternatives. Sustainable Alternatives. glass, aluminum, cellulose, sustainable fabric , wood, bamboo, cork, reusable bags.

Say Yes to Faux Wood: Chic Sustainable Home Decor

Living Green & Saving Energy

green construction green remodeling sustainability faux wood sustainable home decor Between deforestation, heavy machinery emissions, and the costs to transport wood for import and export, using wood throughout your home for decor can come at a hefty environmental price.

10 Ways to Use Electricity more Sustainably

Hug a Tree with Me

However, we can learn how to use electricity more sustainably. By using electricity more sustainably we can drastically decrease the amounts of emissions released while also inspiring a restored eco-system. Below are ten practical ways to use electricity more sustainably.

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Sustainable Happiness – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference Edited by Sarah van Gelder and the staff of YES! Redefines happiness: The book argues that true happiness is sustainable not only for individuals but also for society and the planet.

Navigating Your Options for a Sustainable Vehicle

Living Green & Saving Energy

From hearing about their amazing gas mileage, to wanting to drive in the HOV lane during rush-hour traffic, to helping the environment, you are ready to take the plunge and switch from a gasoline-powered car to a more sustainable option.

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Remove climate + sustainability

Environmental Economics

a former #EPA colleague (he's there, I'm not) just said his office was told to remove ALL mentions of climate + sustainability from website. Kaitlin StackWhitney (@KStackWhitney) January 25, 2017

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3 Tech Companies With Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Initiatives

Living Green & Saving Energy

green business practices sustainability Eco-Friendly InitiativesDo you know where your e-waste goes? According to Earth911, Americans throw away 9.4 million tons of electronics every year.

"Sustainability Paranoia"

Environmental Economics

Jim Boyd at Common Resources : A raft of  so-called “anti-sustainability” bills have been introduced in various state legislatures. These bills tie sustainability to a moss-covered, 20-year old United Nations document called Agenda 21.  The point of the bills is to suggest that the sustainability agenda is a creation of the UN designed to undermine individual freedoms. The point is to promote the meme that sustainability = global socialism.

Evidence Principles for Sustainability Challenges

Nature Conservancy - Science

Many in the environmental community strive for evidence-based decision making. But despite this, evidence is an elusive term. Ideas

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12 tips for sustainable travel in 2016

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | It’s never too late to add this New Year’s resolution: travel sustainably. Green Travel News Xtras 12 tips for sustainable travel International Ecotourism Society

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Sustainable marketing

Environmental Economics

"With green, clean, responsible solutions, we believe businesses can sustain brand awareness while also treading gently upon the world's markets." The Onion : Marketing firm Green Solutions announced Wednesday that it was developing environmentally friendly alternatives to the nonrenewable sources of synergy, global positioning, and blue-sky thinking currently used to fuel the nation's corporations. "We

How to Eat for Health and Sustainability

Living Green & Saving Energy

But there’s also another question that you could – and should – be asking yourself: Is this meal sustainable? health and nutrition organic food green and healthy sustainable food There’s plenty to think about when it’s time to what constitutes a healthy diet. Fortunately, many others have had the same question in mind when preparing their own meals, and they have had the foresight to […].

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Sustainable and money-conscious living with children

Green (Living) Review

Then again giving them everything is neither good for the children not is it good for the Planet and sustainable. Wanting to to consider the Planet and to live as far as possible green and sustainable often meets with financial limits.

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Is Chilean Sea Bass Sustainable?

Living Green & Saving Energy

Other samples had genetic markers that indicated they came from places other than the sustainable South Georgia Island fishery. how to go green sustainability Chilean sea bass sustainable fishingA recent study called this certification into question because some samples were found not to be authentic.

Feist Forest Sustainable Work Tables

Green Furniture Home Design

We came across this UK-based company while searching for sturdy work tables that also met our standards for being sustainably created pieces of eco-friendly furniture. Tables sustainable work tables work tables

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Green Building Principles That Will Make Your Home More Sustainable

Living Green & Saving Energy

Creating a sustainable home, either by building it from scratch or by renovating your existing one, makes not only for a great investment into your future quality of living, but it also impacts our environment in a plethora of beneficial ways.

Sustainable Sea Cucumbers: Saving the “Gold Bars” of the Ocean

Nature Conservancy - Science

In Papua New Guinea, a tribal network is taking sustainable management of sea cucumber fisheries into their own hands. Fish & Fisheries From the Field Wildlife Asia Pacific Economics Fish Fisheries Indigenous Peoples Manus sea cucumber expedition TNC Science

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How to Sustain a Sustainability Blog: With Sustainablog

Wend Magazine

Jeff has been writing on all things green for nearly ten years and is widely regarded as an expert in the sustainability revolution. Jeff McIntire-Strasburg A beer with Jeff. An interview with Sustainablog’s Jeff McIntire-Strasburg.

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Sustainable Cleveland, Sustainable Future

Conservancy Talk

The 2017 Sustainable Cleveland Summit brought together more than 500 community leaders to help design Cleveland’s sustainable future. I was delighted to be invited by the Mayor and Matt Gray, Cleveland’s Chief of Sustainability.

Sustainability

Celsias

Controlling population sizes and protecting Earth’s life support systems are powerful options for achieving sustainable development. In their Review, Paul Ehrlich and colleagues consider how sustainability is defined and how

Initiating Sustainability In Your Community

Environmental News Network

Sustainability is a great thing. Imagine the challenge of building a sustainable community and warding off all pessimism and indifference. Yes, there are more and more urban developments that seek to address all these environmental issues by carrying out more sustainable designs.

Green Living 2.0, Sustainable Communities

Green Home Blog

Many of the Baby Boomers were born or grew up the 1960s and 1970s, which set the stage for all kinds of sustainable concepts from communal or community living to vegetarianism, or not eating meat.

Green Versus Sustainable

Environmental News Network

People hear a lot of talk about “green energy” and “sustainable energy”, and many times the populace assumes these are the same things. However, as a rule, things which are sustainable tend to be green, though not everything that’s green is sustainable.

Sustainable Vintage Apartment Decor Ideas

Green Furniture Home Design

Luckily, there are many ways to avoid this and to have tasteful yet sustainable decorations throughout your apartment. There are many places where you can obtain ideas for sustainable apartment décor ideas, but I like to get my inspiration from nature.

5 Key Elements Of Sustainable Housing

Living Green & Saving Energy

green living how to go green sustainabilityWe all moan and groan about the loss of the quality of life through the destruction of our ecology, and yet each one of us, in our own little comfortable ways, contributes daily to that destruction (Ed Asner). Don’t you feel it’s about time you broke the vicious cycle and started making more conscious and […].

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Green Technology to Achieve a More Sustainable Future

Living Green & Saving Energy

Fortunately, we now live in an age in which pretty much everybody is aware that our environment is precious, and that we have to do something to help sustain it. alternative energy eco-innovation geothermal energy green construction saving energy saving money solar energy sustainability green technology solar panels sustainable construction

How to Turn Your City Sustainable

Green (Living) Review

To move forward, communities need to take a step back and create a long-term sustainability plan—and you just might be the person to get your city’s started. John Heneghan’s approach to sustainability was to work through the channels of local government.

More Sustainable Business: Going Green at Conferences

Living Green & Saving Energy

A lot happens that could be done more sustainably. Here are some some simple ideas to make your conference attendance more sustainable. Part of doing business is attending conferences. Traveling to the conference location, going to meetings, getting around while you are there, eating and drinking. Walk when you can. Weather permitting, walk to […]. green business practices green work habits reduce fossil fuels going green at conferences

Planet Lovers: The New Wave of Sustainable Earth-Savers

Living Green & Saving Energy

Planet Lovers: The New Wave of Sustainable Earth-Savers may surprise you. carbon footprint climate change sustainability Green living sustainable living

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Sustainability Advice for Small Businesses

Environmental News Network

But, as the world grows ever more environmentally conscious, and as sustainability becomes more a habit of everyday existence, it’s time for businesses – as well as individual consumers – to step up to the plate, too. Sustainability Concept image via Shutterstock.