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Environmental Effects of Forest Fires - EcoPlum!

Environmental Effects of Forest Fires - EcoPlum! | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Thirteen days after it started, the wildfire in Yosemite National Park still burns.
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"Professor Dumpster" Is Moving Into A Garbage Can, And Bringing His Students

"Professor Dumpster" Is Moving Into A Garbage Can, And Bringing His Students | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Environmental science professor Jeff Wilson has a new nontraditional home to show that square footage isn't all that matters.

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Modern Updates to Old-School Building Materials

Modern Updates to Old-School Building Materials | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Building with materials at hand, like straw bales or soil, has gained followers, in part because of the energy savings the materials can yield.

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Project Urban Forest Infographic Shows How Trees Effectively Combat Carbon Emissions

Planting trees remains one of the cheapest, most effective means of drawing excess carbon dioxide from the atmosphere - which is why it's the main objective of the Sustainable Glasgow Project.
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Xcel Energy Buying Utility-Scale Solar at Prices Competitive With Natural Gas : Greentech Media

Xcel Energy Buying Utility-Scale Solar at Prices Competitive With Natural Gas : Greentech Media | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
“This is the first time that we’ve seen, purely on a price basis, that the solar projects made the cut.”
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7 tools you need to climb Mount Sustainability

7 tools you need to climb Mount Sustainability | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Are you tasked with the uphill climb of corporate sustainability? Pack these essentials in your career knapsack.
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China's Poisoned Air Prompts Woman to Devise Green Tax - Bloomberg

China's Poisoned Air Prompts Woman to Devise Green Tax - Bloomberg | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
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China's Poisoned Air Prompts Woman to Devise Green Tax. By Bloomberg News - 2013-10-02T21:00:07Z.
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Dede's Green Scene: Ten Days of Climate Action - EcoPlum!

Dede's Green Scene: Ten Days of Climate Action - EcoPlum! | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
How do we creatively engage the public in positive action around issues of climate change?
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Environmentalists: 3 areas of concern with oil, gas industry - Denver Business Journal

Environmentalists: 3 areas of concern with oil, gas industry - Denver Business Journal | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
When it comes to environmental groups’ view of the oil and gas industry, there...
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7 ways the government shutdown is bad for treehuggers

7 ways the government shutdown is bad for treehuggers | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Take a look at some of the ways that the shutdown is bad for the environment.
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Senate Decides to Let Monsanto Protection Act Die

Senate Decides to Let Monsanto Protection Act Die | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Anti-Monsanto activists achieved an important victory against GMOs in our food supply.

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Top 10 outdoor trips and activities in Colorado

Top 10 outdoor trips and activities in Colorado | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Hiking, mountain biking, rafting, fishing … Colorado's open spaces offer a superb range of outdoor activities and experiences to try, writes Kelly Bastone
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Climate change: how hot will it get in my lifetime? - interactive

Climate change: how hot will it get in my lifetime? - interactive | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
The UN is to publish the most exhaustive examination of climate change science to date, predicting dangerous temperature rises. How hot will it get in your lifetime? (In my lifetime the world could see 3°C of global warming.
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Cleantech Fellows Institute Expands Program and Is Now the Energy Fellows Institute | Business Wire

Cleantech Fellows Institute Expands Program and Is Now the Energy Fellows Institute | Business Wire | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
The Cleantech Fellows Institute today announced that it has changed its name to the Energy Fellows Institute. The Institute's curriculum focuses on al
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Colorado set to add 600 megawatts of wind power projects

Colorado set to add 600 megawatts of wind power projects | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Colorados wind-power market and industry are posting strong performances in 2013, according to executives. There are plans for more than 600 megawatts of new wind farms by four Colorado utilities — a 26 percent increase in generation.
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Twenty-Four Things to Know about 24 Hours of Reality

Twenty-Four Things to Know about 24 Hours of Reality | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Why should you watch and what can you do to get the word out? We’ll tell you.
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Energy efficiency: How the Internet can lower your electric bill

Energy efficiency: How the Internet can lower your electric bill | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Energy efficiency – revolutionized by cyber networks – may carry the same impact as a new oil boom. Electricity users are seeing power in their 'negawattage' as they cut their bills by 90 percent.
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10 reasons why thrift stores are awesome

10 reasons why thrift stores are awesome | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
It's cheap, funky, and recycled. You really can't go wrong with second-hand shopping.

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Cary Cooke Newcomb's curator insight, October 3, 2013 2:12 PM

LOTS of people GIVE away incredibly wonderful, expensive, PERFECT stuff, just to avoid having to be any further "involved" with it! 

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Like Water? Join the #GlobalFrackDown October 19th.

Like Water? Join the #GlobalFrackDown October 19th. | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
In this short video, GASLAND Director Josh Fox visits Parker County in Texas where 30 percent of their water is used for fracking.
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Alliance Center going green

Alliance Center going green | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
The renovated Alliance Center will become a hub of sustainability in Colorado as it continues to provide below-market rent and operational support to more than 35 nonprofit organizations.
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Solar Exchange launches 'eBay' for solar goods

Solar Exchange launches 'eBay' for solar goods | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
This startup attacks the 'soft costs' of solar with an online exchange for solar equipment.

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Why Green Marketing is Good Marketing and How It Can Help You Prosper in Any Market » The Green Marketing Company

Why Green Marketing is Good Marketing and How It Can Help You Prosper in Any Market » The Green Marketing Company | Green, Eco-friendly Trends | Scoop.it
Why Green Marketing is Good Marketing and How It Can Help You Prosper in Any Market. Green Marketing is alive and well among those that (Why #GreenMarketing is Good #Marketing & How It Can Help You Prosper in Any Market.
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