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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 ...
Bath, United Kingdom
Updated in January 2008
This is a project run by Our Future Planet, bringing together nations, states, provinces and areas with sustainable populations so that they might recognise and communicate their ideals, experiences and goals. Once united these PPP members will be able to present a sustainable model to the rest of the world ...
All Over the Place, United States
Updated in March 2009
As you know, as the economic challenges continue to grow, more and more Americans are considering getting involved in local food production. As a way to help to accelerate this trend, we have started a very simple campaign called "One Million Gardens" (http://onemilliongardens.ning.com) who's goal is ...
Updated in May 2011
The Centre for sustainability Leadership is delighted to announce the launch of its online learning and community platform Leadership Rewired! Born from the Centre for Sustainability Leadership’s desire to make its unique approach to leadership available to the rest of the world. The Centre for Sustainability Leadership (CSL) is ...
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 ...
Nationwide, United States
Updated in June 2010
Become a Green Revolution certified Green Consultant free of charge and use this training to help green your community one home at a time. Join Green Revolution and get the tools to reduce energy and water usage at home between 30-50% by becoming more efficient.
Updated in June 2008
TripShare is an online service which connects drivers and passengers. Registering on TripShare is free and allows you to search trips and contact the lister to organise your travel plans. Use TripShare's search functions to sort trips by travel date, start and end locations and, when you've traveled ...
India, Developing World, India
Updated in May 2010
GEO has developed 40 good stoves - biomass as fuel http//www.goodstove.com ranging from 15% to 40% efficiency. India requires 120 million good stoves. The whole world requires at least a total of 500 million Good Stoves. GEO has declared all its stove designs as Open Knowledge http://www ...
Berkeley, CA, United States
Updated in June 2011
Disposable plastics are the greatest source of plastic pollution. Plastic bags, straws, bottles, utensils, lids, cups and so many others offer a small convenience but remain forever. REFUSE disposable plastics! Follow the “4 Rs” of sustainable living: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Become a Member or Renew Your Membership: http://plasticpollutioncoalition ...
Frederick, United States
Updated in January 2008
Carbon Reduction Action Groups (CRAGs) are viral groups whose members commit to voluntary caps of carbon emissions from personal energy use. The average household can save over $1000 per year just by reducing energy use 10%. CRAGs help their members to learn about ways to save energy, save money, and ...
Christchurch, New Zealand
Updated in August 2008
Eco-my-flat is a four-week competition and workshop programme aimed at helping university students save money and become more eco-friendly. The competition aims to promote sustainable student lifestyles, with a workshop each week covering the themes of energy, waste, transport and consumption. The workshops, run by a professional facilitator, addressed specific ...
Around the world, United States
Updated in August 2010
Give and get free stuff in your local community on your local Freecycle, Freegle, ReUseIt, Full Circles, and FreeSharing recycling groups. With trash nothing, it's quicker and easier to organize and manage your free recycling groups. Join your local groups at http://trashnothing.com/
Updated in June 2008
Appalachian Offsets is a voluntary Carbon Offset program to combat global climate change through local renewable energy and efficiency projects in Western North Carolina. We encourage people to first reduce the amount of greenhouse gas they produce but this is an opportunity to reduce their impact by supporting projects that ...
Updated in August 2012
GOOD FOOD MARCH 2012 http://www.goodfoodmarch.eu/home.html A citizen gathering on the future of food and farming in Europe - in front of EU Parliament. This summer, farmers, citizens and young people will bring their demands for the reform of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) directly to the ...
Project about Action, Protest, & Activism, Agriculture & Food, Air Quality, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Climate Change, Deforestation, Energy Saving, Environment & Wildlife, Environmental Disasters, Events, Food, Global Dimming, Green energy, Health, Media, Organic, Permaculture, Politics & Government, Pollution, Poverty & Development, Recycling, Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans, Smart Growth, Solar, Transition Towns, Travel, Water
Alaska, United States
Updated in February 2012
When a camera goes underwater in a movie or television show, we’re used to hearing… well, not much. It’s typically very quiet, as if the ocean were a calm, peaceful, even soothing aural environment. If anything, we might hear a few bubbles coming from the cameraman’s SCUBA ...
New Zealand, New Zealand
Updated in May 2009
Young New Zealand artists (aged 18-25) are invited to submit a proposal for an artwork that is an interpretation of ‘Waiora, Arteries of Aotearoa’. The successful proposal will be given $1000 for material costs, and a cash prize of $1000. The artwork will be exhibited in Wellington in July 2009 ...
Updated in December 2008
Its time when sustainability and eco friendlyness is echoing everywhere I would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to an innovation in the field of fashion industry and novel league of eco-friendly fashion apparels made from it under the label called 'August'. The eco-friendly designer collection for women ...
Updated in November 2009
REVIVE THE BAOBAB TREE: grow ~ communicate ~ educate ~ take action PROJECT OBJECTIVES: While entertainment and fun can help at better integrating some educational messages; the aim of this project is not to entertain. In other words, the "Revive The Baobab" project is not an edu-tainment project but rather for people who ...
Project about Agriculture & Food, Air Quality, Children and Families, Climate Change, Consumerism, Education, Environment & Wildlife, Events, Health, Lifestyle & Behavior, Media, Politics & Government, Population, Water
www.jayride.co.nz, New Zealand
Updated in October 2009
Put some green back in your wallet with New Zealand's rideshare and carpool network. Jayride is a free online ride matching service to help you travel New Zealand cheaper and greener. Register for Jayride and share your ride with New Zealand for free. We'll put you in touch ...
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