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Will Amazon Dash Buttons Kill Sustainable Consumption?

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9 mentions1 day ago
Amazon announced earlier this week that its Dash buttons are available now for all of its Amazon Prime members. For $4.99, members can buy a button connected to a specific ...

P&G pledges to make 230 million bottles a year out of recycled plastic

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3 mentions9 hours ago
Procter & Gamble (P&G) has today (23 July) announced a 'packaging overhaul', which will see some of the consumer good giant's flagship brands packaged in bottles made from recycled plastic.

Germany Breaks a Renewable Energy Record

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45 mentions17 hours ago
Germany gets much of its renewable energy from wind farms like this one in the North Sea. (Photo: Christian Charisius/Reuters) Germany’s transition from coal- and oil-fired power to carbon-free electricity ...

How Sports are Influencing Sustainable Practices

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8 mentions13 hours ago
We sat down with the Arizona Diamondbacks, Portland Timbers and San Diego Padres to talk sustainability, the position sports teams are in to influence their massive audience, and how we ...

Oceana Sues Government to Better Monitor Catch and Prevent Overfishing in Northeast Fisheries

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4 mentions14 hours ago
Washington, DC- Today, Oceana filed a lawsuit against the federal government for its continued failure to create a method for monitoring the amount of wasted catch in New England and ...

Germany Breaks Renewable Energy Record

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13 mentions16 hours ago
Germany’s transition from coal- and oil-fired power to carbon-free electricity hit a new milestone on July 25 when solar, wind, and other sources of renewable energy met 78 percent of the day’s ...

Just how big can bug-ranching grow?

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4 mentions3 days ago
A few years ago, I got invited to a bug-eating party by a friend. It was pretty classy. There was booze, and a bluegrass band playing, and it was easy ...

13 ‘keystone’ corporations hold sway over sustainability of global fisheries

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5 mentions11 hours ago
Mongabay is the world’s most popular rainforest information site and a well-known source of environmental news reporting and analysis. Tiger sharks (Galeocerdo cuvier) are considered keystone species in certain ecosystems.

Photos: These hardworking women will make you rethink the American farmer

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19 mentions4 hours ago
Even though 30% of farmers in the US (pdf) are women, depictions of American farm life are still primarily of men. With FarmHer, a photograph collection documenting women in the ...

Foodie Friday: Double Chocolate Sweet Potato Protein Brownies {Vegan, Gluten Free}

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4 mentions2 days ago
Hi. my name is Annmarie and I'm a runner, DVRT Certified Instructor and foodie behind …Read more >> HUNGRY FOR MORE? Sign up for our newsletter to receive the latest ...

No Bake Brownie Batter – Go Ahead, Lick That Spoon! [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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2 mentions2 days ago
Dairy FreeKid-FriendlyNut FreeSoy FreeSugar Free / Low SugarVeganWheat Free I’m a food photographer and blogger with a love for natural health and wellness. After being diagnosed with a rare genetic ...

16 simple ways to reduce plastic waste

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16 mentions2 days ago
Plastic is found in virtually everything these days. Your food and hygiene products are packaged in it. Your car, phone and computer are made from it. And you might even ...

Japan Set To Finance Solar Power Parks In India

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3 mentions3 days ago
Published on July 29th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal The Japanese International Cooperation Agency has finalised plans to fund solar power parks in various states of India. According to the ...

L.A. Launches an Electric Vehicle Car-Share Pilot Accessible to Low-Income Families

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29 mentions7 hours ago
A new electric vehicle pilot would provide access and savings to those who need it most. For all their social benefits, electric vehicles have so far remained the province of ...

A DIY Pantone Stained Glass Door Anyone Can Make

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5 mentions1 day ago
Designed by Armin Blasbichler, this breathtaking door uses old film slides of Pantone colors to achieve its effect. Not to get all Instructables on you, but as a design writer,

Go Electric: The Sierra Club has a great new electric vehicle guide

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6 mentions3 days ago
Michael Graham Richard (@Michael_GR) Transportation / Cars July 27, 2015 Ok, the guide wasn't old enough to include the electric car above, but this new version is worth a mention ...

Rising Profile of Urban Farming

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15 mentions4 hours ago
Danielle Nierenberg, Founder of Washington DC-based Food Tank is a friend and professional colleague. Through a reference, we met at Lagos Sheraton Hotel few years back, and since then, we ...

Permaculture is Revolution disguised as Organic Gardening

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10 mentions16 hours ago
‘Permaculture is Revolution disguised as Organic Gardening.’ Graham Burnett. Over the past thirty-five years, he’s seen the seeds of permaculturegrow into a thriving global movement. During his recent “Transforming the ...

Homeless People Plant a Huge Organic Garden, and Feed an Entire Shelter

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10 mentions1 day ago
Organic vegetables and community gardens are typically associated with well-meaning, tote bag-carrying, volunteer at the Coop (and never miss a shift) types. But good, local, nutritious food shouldn’t be expensive,

Bloomberg report predicts phenomenal renewable energy growth

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16 mentions5 hours ago
LONDON: With bolder policy action, zero-emission sources will make up 60% of the added world’s energy capacity within 25 years, a new Bloomberg New Energy Finance report states. The New ...

The Wettest Rainforest in the United States Has Gone Up in Flames

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49 mentions4 hours ago
The wettest rainforest in the continental United States had gone up in flames and the smoke was so thick, so blanketing, that you could see it miles away. Deep in ...

Queensland Plans Solar Fast-Charging Stations For Electric Vehicle ‘Super Highway’

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4 mentions3 days ago
Published on July 28th, 2015 | by Guest Contributor Queensland’s state government has called for expressions of interest to build what is being billed as Australia’s first electric vehicle service ...

ClipperCreek Unveils HCS-50 Electric Vehicle Charging Station

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9 mentions4 days ago
Published on July 28th, 2015 | by James Ayre A new 40 amp, 240 volt, Level 2 electric vehicle (EV) charging station dubbed the HCS-50 was recently unveiled by the ...

Renewable Energy Emerging Global Juggernaut

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4 mentions8 hours ago
Orlando’s electricity provider struck a deal this week for solar energy that will cost less than energy from the utility’s coal and natural-gas plants. “We really are at a tipping ...

19 RD Approved Gluten Free Desserts

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6 mentions1 day ago
Open refrigerator…stare…wait for food to magically turn in to something delicious. It never works, but someday I imagine with robots and technology it will. After long runs I refuel with ...

Fun And Hip Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Plastic Bags

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3 mentions2 days ago
From reusable grocery bags to durable tote bags and organic cotton string sacks, there are plenty of options on the market today that will allow you to cart home your ...

Wellness Wednesday: The Great Debate

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4 mentions3 days ago
On today’s Wellness Wednesday post, I answer one of my most frequently asked questions – which is healthier, sugar or artificial sweeteners. As you’ll see, the sugar vs artificial sweeteners ...

This is the future of food

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9 mentions15 hours ago
Are you ready for lab-made hamburgers, bug-filled protein bars and 3D-printed cuisine? With the Earth's population rapidly approaching 8 billion and the race to keep up with food demand intensifying,

Herbed Cashew Cheese [Vegan, Raw, Gluten-Free]

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5 mentions2 days ago
Dairy FreeHealthyKid-FriendlyRaw VeganSoy FreeSugar Free / Low SugarVeganWheat Free Hi, I am Judy. Food is one of my greatest passions and I love how it magically connects people. With my ...

Myth: ‘Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff’ Applies to Plastic

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2 mentions3 days ago
Small plastic pollution is no game! Teeny weeny plastics are polluting even the cleanest-looking waters—and unsuspecting aquatic wildlife are accidentally gobbling them up. Question is, if the plastic is so ...

Would You Live in an Egg to Be More Eco-Friendly?

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2 mentions2 days ago
It’s not just an egg—it’s a compact, portable apartment that generates its own clean energy without producing carbon dioxide, which is the leading cause of global climate change. The Ecocapsule,

Google Street View Soon to Picture Local Pollution, Too

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11 mentions2 days ago
Technology emerges to crowdsource levels of greenhouse gases and smog The San Francisco Bay Area will soon see Google Street View vehicles that not only take snapshots of its streets ...

Natural Resources Defense Council

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11 mentions1 day ago
We know what’s driving climate change: the carbon pollution from burning fossil fuels and other sources. But exactly how much damage does each ton of carbon pollution cause when you ...

Homeless People Plant a Rooftop Organic Garden, Help Feed an Entire Shelter

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7 mentions10 hours ago
(ANTIMEDIA) Atlanta, GA — Public attention recently turned to an organic garden in Atlanta that is designed to feed displaced people healthy food and establish a routine exercise in self-sufficiency—a ...

Funky Accessories That Visualize Invisible Air Pollution

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9 mentions3 days ago
If you’re hiking in Los Angeles, your naked eye can’t really tell the difference between pollution and run-of-the-mill fog. Nor can you measure the levels of particulate matter or nitrogen ...

Living With The Land Part 5 - No-Dig Gardening

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8 mentions3 days ago
Growing organic vegetables commercially for over 30 years, Charles Dowding has developed a no-dig method of cultivation for temperate climate gardening. Charles introduces us to Homeacres, his 1/4 acre market ...

Homeless People In Atlanta Plant Organic Garden, Provide Food For Shelter Residents

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31 mentions8 hours ago
Planting an organic garden is an activity typically reserved for bougie hipster types who have the time, money and training to get behind the cause. But a homeless shelter in ...

SunEdison Official Named ‘Solar Power Person Of The Year’

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4 mentions4 days ago
Published on July 27th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal SunEdison’s dominance in the global renewable energy business has received yet another stamp of approval at the Renewable World 2015 convention ...

SunEdison Seals 180 MW Solar Power Supply Deal In India

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3 mentions5 days ago
Published on July 27th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal SunEdison has made further in-roads into the Indian solar power market by finalising a landmark agreement to to sell 180 MW ...

22 Facts About Plastic Pollution (And 10 Things We Can Do About It)

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9 mentions4 days ago
Source: www.ecowatch.com | Original Post Date: April 7, 2014 – It seems nearly impossible to escape plastic in our every day lives, doesn’t it? Plastic is literally at my fingertips all day ...

Stuffed Portobello Mushroom With Tofu and Garlic Pepper Quinoa [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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5 mentions5 days ago
Dairy FreeHealthyNut FreeNutrient Dense RecipesSugar Free / Low SugarVeganWheat Free Amy Height is the founder of From the Ground Up Wellness, a holistic nutrition practice where she helps clients nourish ...

Almost Raw Ice Cream Sandwiches [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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3 mentions3 days ago
Dairy FreeKid-FriendlyNutrient Dense RecipesSoy FreeVeganWheat Free Carlota Cassou is a doctor in medicine, a Health Coach and a Raw Food Chef. She is originally from Barcelona (Spain), but enjoys traveling ...

Iveco and the Slow Food Foundation for Biodiversity: A New Set of Wheels for a Presidium

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3 mentions3 days ago
Iveco – the CNH Industrial brand that designs, manufactures and sells a broad range of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, both for road transportation and for off road uses ...

HP Will Power Texas Data Centers With Renewable Energy

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11 mentions3 days ago
Published on July 27th, 2015 | by Rocky Mountain Institute One of the largest information and communication technology (ICT) companies in the U.S. will soon power its five Texas data ...

Why we need to retire the word 'eco-friendly'

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6 mentions10 hours ago
Plenty of words have fallen out of favor over time — and I'm going to make the argument to retire one altogether. My desire to eradicate this word arose after ...

Overnight Blueberry Quinoa Bowl [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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3 mentions5 days ago
Dairy FreeHealthyKid-FriendlyNutrient Dense RecipesSoy FreeVeganWheat Free Food by Mars is a Clean, Seasonal, Celestial Recipe Blog featuring gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan, and lactose-free recipes including a Monthly Horoscope inspired recipe! You ...

San Francisco housing: Prices are so high that some people are illegally living in converted cargo containers.

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4 mentions5 hours ago
It’s no secret that San Francisco housing prices have shot through the roof. A home with a mummified corpse in it sold for over a million dollars. And real-estate marketplace Zumper rates ...

Germany gets only 3.3% of its energy consumption from wind and solar. Ignore the headlines

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4 mentions2 days ago
       “Give a man a reputation as an early riser and he can sleep til noon” – Mark Twain. There is apparently no greater leader on climate change than Germany.

Fishing for Plastic: Science in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

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2 mentions3 days ago
By now, you have probably heard of The Great Pacific Garbage Patch. The name conjures the image of a floating island made of familiar plastic trash such as soda bottles ...

7 tips for eco-friendly pet owners

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15 mentions3 days ago
Tom Szaky, Guest Writer (@tom_terracycle) Living / Pets July 27, 2015 With hundreds of millions of pets across the world, being an eco-friendly pet owner can have a greater environmental ...
 

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