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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 ...
Nationally, United States
Updated in December 2010
Our program, Life Needs Water, will install INSTANT-OFF and schools will be able save hundreds of thousands of gallons of water per year! The schools will achieve savings of $7,500 (on avg.). They will then be able to reinvest those savings into much needed projects such as purchasing computers ...
Updated in October 2010
CREATE! is implementing its initial country program in Senegal, West Africa. Senegal is not only representative of many Sub-Saharan African countries hardest hit by the increasingly disastrous effects of global climate change, but represents one of the most daunting challenges to respond to it, especially as it affects the rural ...
Central Otago, New Zealand
Updated in February 2008
Tours of homes with sustainable features. This allows people wanting to build or retrofit their homes to learn from others who have used a variety of ways to reduce energy consumption and make the most of the sun and natural aspects of a section.
Project about Architecture
Internet, United Kingdom
Updated in January 2010
Let’s play a bit and pretend you’re the “Planet Creator”. You’ve got the responsibility to create a planet, from scratch…and it happens that this planet: it’s ours, it’s Earth. Easy or not Easy, that’s not the question….but these are the fundamental ones ...
Project about Action, Protest, & Activism, Agriculture & Food, Air Quality, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Carbon Sequestration, Carbon Trading, Children and Families, Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Coal & Oil, Consumerism, Deforestation, Design, Earth, Soil, & Landscape, Economics, Education, Electric vehicles, Emissions, Energy Saving, Environment & Wildlife, Environmental Disasters, Events, Finance & Money, Global Dimming, Green energy, Health, Industry & Business, Lifestyle & Behavior, Logging, Nuclear, Permaculture, Philosophy & Religion, Politics & Government, Pollution, Population, Poverty & Development, Recycling, Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans, Solar, Transition Towns, Transport, Travel, Water, Weather
St Albans, United Kingdom
Updated in April 2009
St Albans is a small city just north of London, England. We want to make it a more sustainable place by empowering communities to take responsibility at the local level, and initiating grassroots projects to prepare for the twin challenges of climate change and peak oil.
Project about Transition Towns
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.
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 ...
New York, United States
Updated in April 2011
What is mBoo? mBoo is a line of ultra soft and environmentally friendly toilet paper made from natural bamboo fiber. Our Story Every year, Americans waste more than 5 million trees on toilet paper alone. While recycled toilet paper has always been an option, they've never been widely available ...
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 January 2009
The Tennessee Coal Sludge Spill was not a natural disaster. This was a man-made disaster, directly tied to our reliance on fossil fuels. The disaster is 48 times larger than the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Send a letter to Congress today: http://www.1sky.org/sludge In the face of ...
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
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 ...
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