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Given Facebook’s turbulent entry onto the stock market (with shares recently falling 4% to $20,04 and Zuckerberg’s reported financial loss of $423 million, (What does it really take to establish a credible, sustainable technology-focused start-up...
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Global warming is affecting our earth with adverse change in climate. We bring a Video to showcase top 15 facts to showcase global warming and climate changes
Il n'aura fallu qu'un seul jour pour fabriquer la première maison par impression 3D et c'est dans la ville de Shanghai que cela s'est passé il y a quelques semaines. C'est la société Shanghai WinSun Decoration Engineering Co qui est à l'origine de ce baptême dans l'industrie de la construction et explique travailler depuis plusieurs années ...
Ce n'est pas le prix qui est incroyable selon moi, mais bel et bien la technologie mise en oeuvre. Que la maison ait coûté un million d'euros, j'aurais trouvé ça tout aussi remarquable. Mais peut être suis je en retard : si tout le monde a désormais intégré l'idée de l'impression 3D et ne s'en émerveille déjà plus, alors peut être en effet l'important est désormais le prix que cela peut coûter.
Leila project, billed as a 'library of things', has proved so popular it has spawned similar initiatives across the country
Car sharing, book sharing...now everything is shareable! LoVe iT !
Triple Pundit The Latest in Sustainable Textiles Triple Pundit One company that has devoted its product line to sustainable clothing methods is California-based Synergy Clothing.
Consumers have the right to know if their food has been genetically engineered. However, the US government does not require labeling of such foods so that shoppers can make informed decisions.
Here are a few reasons to avoid GE foods
getwestlondon Eco-friendly store offers tips on up-styling second hand clothes getwestlondon A eco-friendly Hammersmith clothes shop is holding a series of late openings with special events.
TRAID is a charity taking practical action to stop clothes being thrown away
In an interview with Kirsten Brøchner of the Arthur Hotel Group in Copenhagen, Denmark, we discussed their journey to become the first carbon-neutral hotel group in the world, and how their 5-point climate action plan is not only good for the planet, but good for business. Rahim Kanani: Tell me a little bit about [...]
Of other ways we are enacting out a climate-friendly agenda is by collaborating with suppliers supporting the green initiative. A green chain collaboration so to speak.
New Environmental Volunteering Project launched Stornoway Gazette The idea for WISE came from members of the OHCPP Health and Wellbeing and Natural and Cultural Resources Outcome groups who are working in partnership to find new or better ways to...
One Green Planet See the Great Bear Rainforest Like You've Never Seen It Before (VIDEO) One Green Planet According to the organization's crowdfunding page, Great Bear LIVE is “an innovative research project and conservation tool that transmits live...
Worth checking out: Built in the USA – a snapshot of green building activity across all 50 states on www.usgbc.org
Por alguna razón tenemos esta percepción que si no compramos nada en la época navideña nos estaremos perdiendo de algo.
In this system if you don't own or buy anything, you have no value. In the USA, Americans are exposed to 3,000 ads a day! But if our value is measured in how much is consumed, is it also measured by the trash we throw to the world? Why is it that sustainability and education lost their value? We all pay for consumerism, even if we are only buying a 1.00dollar product? you may ask. And I would say: Even more if we buy a one dollar product! Take a look to this excellent video:
Gore and partner David Blood call on companies to 'do their fiduciary duty' and identify carbon risks in their portfolios
As the danger from climate change intensifies, and as rules on carbon and the introduction of carbon pricing in many parts of the world start to bite, these assets are expected to come under threat, from regulation and from the need to transform the economy on to a low-carbon footing.
I treasure my clothes, rarely throwing anything out. How do I get my teenage girls to adopt these values? Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your ethical dilemma Continue reading...
If you think it’s hard to attribute a flood, a drought or a storm to climate change, try a banking crisis, a social movement or even a war.
Nicaragua's plans for a canal linking the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans could trigger an environmental disaster through habitat destruction and alteration, introduction of non-native species, pollution, and sedimentation, warns a commentary published...
Some 240 kilometers north of the most likely route of the canal lies the Bosawas Biosphere Reserve.
TOKYO -- Pay no more attention to the agricultural committee behind the curtain. There will be no more mandated cutbacks in the amount of farmlan
Treehugger Upcycled cardboard boxes become stylish and comfortable eco-chairs Treehugger By perching a seat and back made from laminated upcycled cardboard onto a simple yet ingenious metal frame, Re-Ply has redesigned the recliner and built the...
Did you ever wonder why more non-profit institutions have not taken the plunge into solar energy? The short answer is that as non-profit institutions, such
The non-natural needs to prove its benefits, not the natural. This principle is the clearest expression of the precautionary principle I've ever seen, and it is even more stringent.
Green Lifestyle and Sustainable Culture News (don't know how many plastic bags were recycled and not sure if recycling is working well.
The recycling program stands in contrast to plastic bag bans, which have been passed in over 80 California cities and municipalities. Los Angeles will have a ban going into effect in January.
A sarcastic approach to informing what can happen to plastic when just thrown away and not recycled or reused.
Delivering a program on best practices for rainwater management at the community level is a large undertaking, not to mention expanding it across Canada.
Harvesting and managing rainwater at source - where it hits the roof or the ground - is an ancient yet viable commitment to our natural environment. Conserving existing resources, replenishing aquifers, protecting aquatic and land habitats, adapting to climate change, and restoring nature's water balance are direct results of wise and prudent management.