5 Sustainable Lifestyle Resolutions for 2017

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These five simple sustainable lifestyle resolutions will have you taking climate action into your hands and making greener choices for our planet. The post 5 Sustainable Lifestyle Resolutions for 2017 appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Green Lifestyle efficiency green lifestyle minimalism new year's resolutions plastic-free resolutionsChoose to make 2017 your greenest year yet!

Towards Sustainable Lifestyles

The Green Changemakers

Online version: PDF UNEP/UNESCO youthXchange Training Kit on Sustainable Consumption: Towards Sustainable Lifestyles (2nd Updated Edition 2008) What is UNEP UNESCO youthXchange? Tags: Sustainable-development Life-style Ebook Youth

Life in 2050 - Sustainable Lifestyle

The Green Changemakers

[link] Sustainable Lifestyles 2050 For decades there was a dramatically increasing upward trend in consumption levels, first in what was then called the ‘developed’ world, and then in the ‘emerging’ markets. It all began when we partnered with Collective Invention to create a deeply immersive futures experience called Sustainable Lifestyles 2050. Future Sustainable-development Life-style Green

10 Sustainable Lifestyle Tips

The Green Changemakers

Written by Zachary Shahan Lifestyle is the biggest underlying contributor to our environmental impact. The things we buy, the products we use, the way we travel, are all influenced greatly by our lifestyle. Our lifestyle is the root of all our green (or not green) actions in some way or another. How we think, what we think about, how we spend our free time, our daily and weekly habits, what we decide to bring into our lives — this is our lifestyle. Live sustainable.

Living a natural and sustainable lifestyle should be simple and attainable for everyone

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Living a natural and sustainable lifestyle should be simple and attainable for everyone is a continuously repeated slogan by one “green” vendor online in Tweets and elsewhere. But what are they then trying to achieve with this. Greensumption, that’s all. They are making this statement to get people to their online store to spend money buying green goods; goods and products that often could be made at home, such as cleaning materials.

The Challenge of Sustainable Lifestyle

The Green Changemakers

Read this doc on Scribd: The Challenge of Sustainable Lifestyle. Tags: Sustainable-development Life-style Green Read or download Chapter 4 of State of the World 2008 here.

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Visions for Change - Recommendations for Effective Policies on Sustainable Lifestyles

The Green Changemakers

[link] Online version: PDF Visions for Change - Recommendations for Effective Policies on Sustainable Lifestyles This publication provides recommendations to develop efficient sustainable lifestyles policies and initiatives based on the Global Survey on Sustainable Lifestyles (GSSL).

An impressive electronic publication that is also a good glimpse.

Blue Earth

sustainable lifestyles eco consumerismAn impressive electronic publication that is also a good glimpse of our post-paper future, when we access much of our reading online (using high-resolution displays). ECOLUXE magazine is a global, bi-monthly online magazine.

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Lumenhaus: Virginia Tech has built a “100% energy efficient.

Blue Earth

This house responds to the weather and performs according to its resident’s lifestyle. sustainable lifestylesLumenhaus : Virginia Tech has built a “100% energy efficient house … without sacrificing quality of living.”

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WorldBeing wristband tracks personal carbon consumption

Green Prophet

Design carbon footprint calculation green tools sustainable lifestyle wearable techWearable tech is hot, with new gizmos unveiled at every design expo and technology fair.

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Profitable New Year’s Resolution: Build Wealth as you Live More Sustainably

Living Green & Saving Energy

I have spent years researching and writing about how to generate extra money by saving energy and resources and living a greener and more sustainable lifestyle, but I have never written a book about it–until now.

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5 great green hotels in Canada

Green Traveler Guides

| Greening in Canada | When it comes to traveling, people who have sustainable lifestyles might think that they have to leave their green practices at home and tolerate an overwhelming amount of wasted resources when staying at a hotel.

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“Green It” Shop Brings Green Urban Living to Tel Aviv

Green Prophet

As the ecological movement becomes mainstream, more and more businesses cater to the green lifestyle. Lifestyle & Culture consumer behavior consumer power design Green lifestyle lifestyle sustainable lifestyle Tel Aviv urban

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Online And In Dubai Ekotribe Caters To The Green-Minded

Green Prophet

More on living a green lifestyle in the Middle East: One of a Kind Online Muslim Sex Shop. Lifestyle & Culture Green lifestyle green living Middle East sustainable lifestyle

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Dubai Launches Arabic Carbon Calculator

Green Prophet

It looks at basic things like diet, transport modes, the use of A/C and encourages residents think about the environmental impact of their lifestyles. Climate carbon emissions carbon footprint Green lifestyle low carbon sustainable lifestyle

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An Awesome Urban Food Garden Where Food Miles Are Zero…

Green (Living) Review

While such an extensive urban farm is a rarity in this century, Mateo Rutherford sees it as simply a swing back toward the more sustainable lifestyle of two generations ago. “My

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Bamboo Everything

Eco Friendly Daily

There are a few different options out there for people looking to have a more sustainable lifestyle. Not only does bamboo look good, but it’s light and it’s very sustainable. Categories. Garden. Kitchen. New & Exciting. Electronics. Events. Health. Personal.

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Puna Papaya Farms Destroyed by Trespassers

Conservation Hawaii

While many residents are working hard to support local agriculture and a sustainable lifestyle, others are destroying the very fruits of their labor. Environment Sustainability

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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.

Shop Ethical and Fair-Trade at Paper High

Hug a Tree with Me

We found alternatives such as buying fair-trade , handmade and local, and although big business and unethical still dominates the marketplace, we are buying more ethically today than ever before which is highly encouraging for a sustainable future.

The Happy Hero – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

Named ‘Ethical Entrepreneur of the Year’ in 2008, Solitaire Townsend is co-founder of ‘change agency’ Futerra and passionate about making sustainability so desirable that it becomes the normal. Her master’s degree in both Shakespeare and Sustainability are put to good use in The Happy Hero.

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NLWA has been at the Edible Garden Show 2014

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) North London Waste Authority has be attending the Edible Garden Show on the weekend of 28 to 30 March 2014 and this is where I met them on Friday, March 28.

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Woody Harrelson Brings Sustainable Bus To Movie Set

Eccorazzi

Woody Harrelson isn’t just known for his acting skills, but he is also recognized for his sustainable lifestyle. The actor recently showed up to the set of his new HBO movie, Game Change , with his sustainable bus.

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German media outlet Spiegel TV equates Vegans with Nazis

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) No, apparently, this is no joke and April 1st is still a little while off; at least last time I checked. According to their mindset vegetarianism and veganism is dangerous as we have to consider that Hitler, after all, was a vegetarian.

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Pre-COP Webinar: Communicating Climate Change

Green (Living) Review

The earthcast will also cover: How unconscious values match to attitudes and beliefs that can be used to design action on climate change How NGOs could change their strategy on climate change and the UNFCCC Different roles the public can play in tackling climate change Behaviour change strategies for encouraging sustainable lifestyles and communities Messages about climate change that engage the public (and those that don’t) Chris Rose is an environmental campaigner and communications consultant.

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Eco-Education Starts Young at New Green School in Israel

Green Prophet

Located north of Petah Tikva, The Green School incorporates environmental education into their elementary curriculum to ensure that children develop good, sustainable lifestyle habits early on.

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How to Go off the Grid and Start a Self-Sufficient Life

Greentumble

Some people take green living a step further by creating a self-sustaining lifestyle. This is the kind of lifestyle where you can easily go off the grid and not need the trappings of modern society. Emily is a conservation and sustainability writer.

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Going Green, Practically

Environmental News Network

While reading the Sierra Club Home Blog I read an interview with Susan Hunt Stevens, the founder of Practically Green, a website designed for people who want to live more sustainably but aren’t sure where to start. Sustainability website

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Earth Day Green Tips

Green Home Blog

Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA, which will showcase its National Sustainable Design Expo. This will be ACUA’s 23 rd annual festival, and the theme is, again, A Sustainable Future. Have people and families bring whatever they consider relevant to a sustainable lifestyle.

Israel’s epic winter storms have gold linings

Green Prophet

Work to live a more sustainable lifestyle. Lifestyle Climate Change coastal degradation epic winter storms sunken treasue wave action

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Slovenia, part 2: up on the eco-tourist farm

Green Traveler Guides

The flip side of this trail blazing are Slovenia’s four EDEN (European Destinations of Excellence) areas, a European Commission program that promotes sustainable tourism in specially designated scenic areas that have been developed to attract and accommodate tourists. | Agrarian Base Camp |.

The Ultimate Guide to Old-Fashioned Country Skills – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

Learn invaluable advice and tips for how to create a sustainable lifestyle and live off the land. Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Ultimate Guide to Old-Fashioned Country Skills Edited by Abigail R. Gehring Published by: Skyhorse Publishing (5 Aug.

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6 Tips to Make Kids More Nature-Friendly

Environmental News Network

Establishing eco-friendly habits at home is a great foundation for a sustainable lifestyle. Activism Education Entertainment Go Green Sustainability Green Tips By: Guest Contributor, Kimberly Grimms.

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How to Recycle Food Waste at Home?

Greentumble

Recycling is one of the three R’s which define a sustainable lifestyle (the other R’s being reusing and reducing). Even people who have made a commitment to. recycling are often uncertain about what to do with their food waste. But food can be recycled just as efficiently as plastic or aluminum, and with a little research you can learn how to do it right in your own home.

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Iran’s Ancient Ice Houses Showcases Sustainable Refrigeration

Green Prophet

As an increasing number of people walk away from the grid and seek more sustainable lifestyles, keeping food cool and having ice for summer beverages remains one of the most significant challenges.

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Annual Go Green Expo Will Feature Captain Paul Watson

Eccorazzi

The annual Go Green Expo is the nation’s premiere green business and sustainable lifestyle show; with over 200 eco-friendly booths , green celebrity guests, and industry leaders aiming to educate about going green in all aspects of your life.

Solar retreat in the Liwa Desert – futuristic functionality or rich man’s folly?

Green Prophet

Baharash Bagherian, founder of the design firm that bears his name, said in a statement, “We are seeing a new generation of Emiratis who are looking to lead a more sustainable lifestyle, in line with UAE’s vision to become one of the most sustainable countries in the world.”.

Video: Talking About Shoes, Dog Food & Towels on Blythe Raw Live

Eco-Vegan Girl

I was invited onto a live vegan internet show that tapes in Los Angeles called Blythe Raw Live , which is all about raw food, natural beauty, fitness, and sustainable lifestyle guidance for optimal living.

Zionists Group Seeks Agricultural Homestead Where Jesus Traveled

Green Prophet

Several kibbutzim throughout the country offer a variety of useful workshops in permaculture, off-grid living, sustainable building , and organic farming. Several hundred years later, this group aims to do the same by promoting a cooperative and sustainable lifestyle.

Environmental Media Association Awards to Honor Green Themes

Eccorazzi

the EMA will select winners for their roles in shaping how people think and act about sustainable lifestyles. Documentaries, television shows and movies will be honored once again at the 2011 Environmental Media Association Awards. Held on Oct. 15 at Warner Bros.

LOW CARBON INVESTMENT

Green (Living) Review

Technological advances must be firmly rooted in development within environmental limits, which requires a fundamental shift away from conventional market-led consumerism to a new economic model that allows for more sustainable lifestyles. Increased funding for green job training, as well as mandatory refurbishment standards for sustainable homes, schools and other buildings are also vital.

How to Recycle Your Shoes with #SocialShoeProject

Eco Chic

This might sound like a few too many pairs, especially considering that one of the simplest (and hardest) parts of living a sustainable lifestyle is making sure that all aspects of your life are trash-free. Photo: Denise Krebs via Flick r. Who doesn’t love a good pair of shoes?

Town vs. country

Green (Living) Review

Can you live a sustainable lifestyle in town? Many people think that in order to live a sustainable lifestyle, including growing your own food and such like, you have to go and live in the boonies. Far too many people believe that in order to live a sustainable life and lifestyle they have to live in the boonies or at least in the countryside, away from the big cities and towns, or at the very least at the very outskirts of the suburbs.

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