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(a good idea here, is a good idea anywhere), New Zealand
Updated in July 2009
We have been trying to drum up support for the concept of carbon neutral supermarket sections. This would then give organisations a market imperative to measure, offset and reduce their carbon emissions. It is part of a bigger picture of in regards to a concept of carbon accounting that we ...
Toronto (but the tour is international), Canada
Updated in September 2011
Gemini Humanitarian Award winner Mark Terry has made two highly influential films on climate change: The Antarctica Challenge: A Global Warning and The Polar Explorer. His work with the world's scientific community in the polar regions has earned him the Canadian Chapter of The Explorer's Club's highest ...
Project about Action, Protest, & Activism, Art & Culture, Celebrities, Climate Change, Education, Environment & Wildlife, Events, Media, Politics & Government, Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans, Transition Towns, Water, Weather
Europe and UK, Republic of Moldova
Updated in March 2008
EcoBase it is a modern interpretation of traditional log homes. Inside this 132 square meters two-storey home you can find everything for sustainable living: > kitchen, living room, bathroom and two bedrooms. It comes up with 3 basic types of the home - all stylish, modern, green and energy-efficient. The roof is ...
Updated in July 2008
Canada could be a renewable energy superpower. What's holding us back? Renewable energy is more expensive to produce than fossil-based. Over time, with high cost to carbon, this will change. We cannot wait, however: and we have an answer. "Green Bonds" is a policy proposal designed to accelerate Canada ...
Updated in September 2008
Build a small wind turbine to use at the cottage, cabin, farm or your home. Or install a small Photovoltaic system. You'll not only reduce your power bill (just a little) but you'll also learn lots about saving electricity in the process.
Los Angeles, United States
Updated in July 2012
Project Recycling is where eco-friendly clothing meets recycling. Our goal is to raise awareness for recycling while physically reducing the landfill of post-industrial plastic waste. We accomplish this through: 1) Promoting and selling our recycling themed, eco-friendly t-shirts to raise awareness and educate people about the need for recycling in ...
Project about Recycling
Minneapolis, United States
Updated in February 2009
A 50 state 52-week exploration of environmental sustainability in America. Mark Dixon, Ben Evans, Julie Evans and Erika Bowman document America's progress through High-Def video, blogs and photos. www.YERT.com now contains over 45 short videos with more each week. Feature documentary pending, and possible syndication.
Tropical and subtropical counties, India
Updated in January 2008
This is a 20 year old project that is ongoing. It relates to the use of Vetiver grass, Chrysopogon zizanioides, for a wide range of applications that can impact on the very positively on the environment and climate. The Vetiver Network International helps generate Vetiver Systems technology, disseminates information, and ...
Auckland, New Zealand
Updated in April 2008
On the 3rd of April 2008, ecostore, a New Zealand icon of sustainable living, hosted Green Drinks in the form of a lively street party outside ecostore in Auckland’s Freemans Bay. Over 220 people from all walks of life and career paths turned up to network and discuss matters ...
Marlborough, New Zealand
Updated in April 2008
Queen Charlotte Wilderness Park is an isolated peninsula in the Marlborough Sounds. Originally a large sheep station the property is now dedicated to “the business of saving our environment”. Ron Marriott of Queen Charlotte Wilderness Park says, “We have two goals – the first is to work with landowners to encourage ...
Black Creek, Canada
Updated in May 2008
By improving the convenience of finding locally grown foods we will reduce the amount of carbon emissions required by the monster food machine. This dynamic, farmer-driven website, allows shoppers to find locally grown foods as easily as looking through a grocery store flier. In many regions the small farms have ...
Western Galilee, Israel
Updated in December 2008
Full details here: http://www.eee.coop/projects/rainforest-bullion Value of gold, over the last 5 years: http://www.galmarley.com/ChartApp/Images/USD_Line_5years_300x150.gif Dow Jones, over the last five years: http://ichart.finance.yahoo.com/z?s=%5EDJI&t=5y&q=l&l=off&z=l&p=s ...
Updated in August 2008
My 8 year old son is doing a Cub Scout conservation porject to teach people how dangerous plastic bags are for the enviornment and to encourage them to use reusable shopping bags. He would like to hand out reusable bags and informational flyers. At the end of the project he ...
Chicago, IL, United States
Updated in August 2009
Translucent Advertising distributes 100% compostable t-shirt bags to all “brick and mortar” locations (i.e., retail, grocery stores, gas stations, etc) within select networks at no cost for daily usage by store customers, removing the need for store owners to purchase environmentally hazardous plastic bags instead. All of our 100 ...
Project about Action, Protest, & Activism, Agriculture & Food, Air Quality, Alternative, Cohousing, & Off-Grid Living, Architecture, Art & Culture, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Carbon Sequestration, Carbon Trading, Celebrities, Children and Families, Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Coal & Oil, Computing, Consumerism, Deforestation, Design, Earth, Soil, & Landscape, Economics, Education, Electric vehicles, Emissions, Energy Saving, Environment & Wildlife, Environmental Disasters, Events, Finance & Money, Food, Genetic Modification, Global Dimming, Green energy, Health, Industry & Business, Lifestyle & Behavior, Logging, Media, Nuclear, Organic, Permaculture, Philosophy & Religion, Politics & Government, Pollution, Population, Poverty & Development, Recycling, Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans, Smart Growth, Solar, Transition Towns, Transport, Travel, War, Water, Weather
Orlando, Fl, United States
Updated in October 2009
I am working on putting together a thorough business proposal to send to restaurants in an effort to get them to switch to compostable, renewable, and/or materials made from recycled content. At this beginning stage, I am focusing on just the take-out containers. I feel it is the one ...
Boston Massachusetts, United States
Updated in February 2008
Beginning June 2007, three young men climbed on their bikes in San Francisco, CA. Their goal, to understand not only the grave issue of global warming, but what difference they could make a difference beyond buying fluorescent light-bulbs and hybrid cars. From that point Ride to Sustain crossed the US ...
Cronton - a small village in Cheshire., United Kingdom
Updated in March 2009
Energysaint headlines Renewable Energy and Clean Technology breakthroughs in an attempt to help cure us off our current Carbon hungry dependance. Currently formatted as a frequently updated blog but will soon appear across .com .net and .org domains.
Project about Air Quality, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Carbon Trading, Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Coal & Oil, Emissions, Energy Saving, Environment & Wildlife, Green energy, Nuclear, Pollution, Recycling, Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans, Solar, Water, Weather
New Orleans, United States
Updated in March 2008
Hurricane Katrina and the subsequent levee failures caused unprecedented devastation in New Orleans. The level of destruction in America's eighth-poorest large city revealed to the world that socioeconomic and environmental injustice make communities vulnerable to climate related disasters. Months after the worst disaster in U.S. history, tens of ...
Nationwide, New Zealand
Updated in November 2007
Be The Change is a NZ based coalition of Greenpeace, Forest & Bird and Oxfam aimed at providing a platform for individuals to become more active in their own lives in reducing their carbon footprint. A big part of the project is creating a climate aware online social networking community at ...
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San Carlos de Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina
Berkeley, California, United States