John Stossel from 20/20 explains another side of the global warming issues and debates Al Gore’s Movie, An Inconvenient Truth.
On November 15, 2007, Wal-Mart released a comprehensive report of its sustainability efforts, outlining initiatives and highlighting their progress since October 2005, when they promised to sharply reduce the environmental effects of its operations and of the products it sells. The report provided lots of facts and figures about their progress; however did not appease… Read More »
Add some plants to your daytime environment to boost the oxygenation. Plants not only produce oxygen during daylight hours, they also act as a great natural air purifier for our stale indoor air by absorbing carbon dioxide, pollutants and other toxins. Some great air cleaning houseplants are: Chinese Evergreen, Bamboo Palm, Aloe Vera, Spider Plants,… Read More »
The Center for Global Development has unveiled it’s online database, Carbon Monitoring for Action or CARMA, which is the first worldwide database of power plants’ carbon-dioxide emissions. The database provides a detailed inventory of power plants’ CO2 emissions by region across the globe. It includes information from 4,000 utilities and 50,000 plants, shows the biggest… Read More »
What is Chicago doing to become a greener city? RiverWired gives the inside scoop in this video. Check out Chicago’s City Hall roof, it’s municipal vehicles, the accessible recycling programs, and the new Center for Green Technology which was built on a former industrial waste site.
Teens on Venice Beach, CA talk about their thoughts on environmental issues, who they feel is at fault for the current problems and what they can do.
Want to make your office a more energy efficient one? Check out this article posted a few months back by Macworld. It features tips and tricks to going green at the office with your Mac. My favorite tip is number 7 – Let your keyboard do the flying. “Traveling not only requires that you spend… Read More »
C2C Holdings, Inc is a way cool company that was inspired by the Cradle to Cradle design philosophy and their overall goal is to eliminate the concept of waste. They do this by designing products so that their material value can be harnessed again and again in future products instead of ending up in a… Read More »
Do you need to think about the environment after death? Maybe this video that features an eco cemetery in New Field, New York will help you decide.
One of the best things we can do for our planet is to teach others how to live an eco friendly sustainable life, especially the children. There is this awesome program out there designed to do just this. The Go Green Initiative was founded in 2002 to unite parents, students, teachers and school administrators in… Read More »