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Latest Ecological Footprint methodology paper accepted for publication in Ecological Indicators

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'Sustainability mind' needed for change at corporate, government level

'Sustainability mind' needed for change at corporate, government level | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
In our series on hopes for sustainable business in 2013, Adrian Henriques dreams of a world where sustainability becomes real
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Change at all levels depends on a new sustainability culture - "sustainability Mind" or "planet mind" -  becoming commonplace

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Come risparmiare sull'illuminazione pubblica? L'esempio di Modena

Come risparmiare sull'illuminazione pubblica? L'esempio di Modena | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
Nei primi 9 mesi di quest'anno il Comune ha risparmiato 400 mila euro con la riduzione del flusso luminoso e lo spegnimento anticipato illuminazione pubblica

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La casa dinamica che si apre verso il sole

La casa dinamica che si apre verso il sole | environment saving tips | Scoop.it

La casa del futuro cambierà forma in base alle stagioni, al meteo o addirittura all'orario della giornata. È l'idea, visionaria ma non troppo, dei progettisti britannici.


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LiveSmart BC - Free Actions

LiveSmart BC - Free Actions | environment saving tips | Scoop.it

Reduce your greenhouse gas emissions with these simple FREE ACTIONS that allow to save money too, in these time during which SAVING is the key_word!

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Graphic designer is not only a layout artist. | diferente

Graphic designer is not only a layout artist. | diferente | environment saving tips | Scoop.it

Graphic designer is neither just a layout_artist, nor just a creative.
Graphic designer is an outfitter, a psychologist, a sociologist, an architect, an interpreter, he knows marketing secrets and he daily uses right and left side of his brain at the same time, joining creativity and rationality.

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Your Energy Efficient Home | Visual.ly

Your Energy Efficient Home | Visual.ly | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
By taking simple steps to improve your home's energy efficiency, you can save up to 30 percent on your energy bill.
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Fashion recycling

Fashion recycling | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
Call it the H&M effect, or fast fashion. Americans are buying, and discarding, clothes more quickly than ever. On average, each of us throws 54 pounds of clothes and shoes into the trash each year.
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Malaysia is planning an eco-city as big as Luxembourg

Malaysia is planning an eco-city as big as Luxembourg | environment saving tips | Scoop.it

Normally, Singapore is the East Asian country that keeps trying to force us to visit by creating magical green infrastructure. But now its neighbor Malaysia is getting in on the act, too. The country is planning a huge, super eco-friendly city called Iskandar Malaysia, which is supposed to have 3 million residents by 2025. It’s also going to be as big in area as Luxembourg.


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Water Water Everywhere – consumer app of the week | Money | guardian.co.uk

Water Water Everywhere – consumer app of the week | Money | guardian.co.uk | environment saving tips | Scoop.it

Saving the environment and saving you money – this app, which aims to wean you off bottled water, has its sights set high...An app showing locations across the UK where users can ask for free tap water, designed to encourage people to move away from bottled H20. The app has an unintended money-saving angle, with users able to locate drinking fountains and outlets where they can drink water for free instead of paying 50p-plus a bottle.


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Studying Subsidies For Energy-Saving Appliances | outdoorlight

China's State Council, the country's cabinet, said Wednesday it is studying measures to encourage the purchase of energy-saving home appliances–its latest effort to boost domestic consumption and make the nation's ...
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How to Cheaply Go Green at My House

How to Cheaply Go Green at My House | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
Collectively, homes in the U.S. produce 17 percent of total carbon dioxide emissions in the nation. Each person releases 4 metric tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere per year from home energy ...
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UltraWellness Lesson 1: Environmental Inputs | Dr. Mark Hyman

UltraWellness Lesson 1: Environmental Inputs | Dr. Mark Hyman | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
IN THE INTRODUCTION, I explained how our current model of medicine ignores the real causes of disease. Now we’ll examine the first of 7 keys to UltraWellness. Our thinking about ...
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wellness and medicines

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L’Europa punta all’efficienza energetica: l’illuminazione a LED entra in Commissione

L’Europa punta all’efficienza energetica: l’illuminazione a LED entra in Commissione | environment saving tips | Scoop.it

Il 14% dei consumi di energia elettrica in Europa (il 19% nel mondo) è destinato all’illuminazione. Una voce che debolmente inizia a registrare piccole diminuzioni in diversi Paesi, compresa l’Italia, e che presto, grazie all’impiego di tecnologie avanzate, subirà trasformazioni di processo fondamentali per la riduzione dei consumi e il raggiungimento della massima efficienza energetica.


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Solar Panel Technology for Households

Solar Panel Technology for Households | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
The use of solar panels by individual households is continually increasing, especially in countries such as the UK that provide homeowners with incentives for doing so.
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The continuing development of increasingly efficient and inexpensive lightweight solar technology that can cover entire roofs, be applied to skylights and windows, or discreetly inserted beneath ground-mounted or pedestal outdoor pavers has made installing solar power a realistic option for an ever-increasing number of homeowners. New discoveries keep...

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Barcelona, GDF SUEZ, Cisco and institutions from all over the world launch the City Protocol - The Network: Cisco's Technology News Site

Barcelona, GDF SUEZ, Cisco and institutions from all over the world launch the City Protocol - The Network: Cisco's Technology News Site | environment saving tips | Scoop.it

Barcelona, November 14, 2012 - Barcelona's City Council, GDF SUEZ, Cisco and more than 30 cities plus organizations and universities from all over the world have agreed to officially launch the City Protocol as the first certification system for smart cities, as well as the City Protocol Society, an organization set up to manage it.

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Fotovoltaico fai da te: stampa pannelli solari in 15 secondi [FOTO + VIDEO] - International Business Times

Fotovoltaico fai da te: stampa pannelli solari in 15 secondi [FOTO + VIDEO] - International Business Times | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
Arriva The Solar Pocket Factory la macchina in grado di riprodurre mini-pannelli solari.
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1500 bottiglie di plastica per un parcheggio » Bioradar

1500 bottiglie di plastica per un parcheggio » Bioradar | environment saving tips | Scoop.it

Progettato da Garth Britzman, questa copertura ondulata, colorata e vagamente primaverile si chiama “Pop Culture” ed è un lavoro artistico pensato puntando alla salvaguardia dell’ambiente.

La struttura è composta da 1500 bottiglie di plastica ed è costituita da una struttura portante metallica, sopra alla quale è tesa una rete a maglia quadrata, alla quale sono appese le bottiglie riempite con una piccola quantità di colore per creare un effetto “tappeto volante”. Il risultato è una tettoia che sembra fatta di vetro colorato e che vuole richiamare l’attenzione sulla nostra cultura “pop” consumistica e sul bisogno globale di riciclare....

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Energy saving light bulbs are a real turn off

Energy saving light bulbs are a real turn off | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
AUSTRALIA'S switch to low-energy light bulbs is creating a new environmental disaster as tonnes of the mercury-filled fluorescent lamps end up in council landfills.
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The Art of Pest Control in the Modern World | Futbol Construction ...

The Art of Pest Control in the Modern World | Futbol Construction ... | environment saving tips | Scoop.it
Pest control is one of the oldest practices; actually it has existed as long as humankind has engaged agriculture. Controlling of pests has been made necessary by need to maximize food production since this prevents ...
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